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Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

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Ciragan Caddesi 32, Istanbul 34349 Turkey
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 08/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#127 of 2,240 hotels in Istanbul
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Ciragan Palace offers the ultimate in luxury and glamour of a genuine Ottoman Palace with its 310 rooms including 20 suites in the hotel and 11 suites in the historical Palace. This 5-star luxury Imperial Palace hotel is located on the shores of the magnificent Bosphorus overlooking the ancient city of Istanbul, provides a one-of-a-kind experience with its historical ambiance and excellent Kempinski service. Please be informed that all guests are obliged to wear masks without exception in all public areas as per the Covid-19 regulations of Ministry of Health and Ministry of the Interior. Due COVID-19 related government restrictions in Turkey, some services might be limited. For further information, please contact with the hotel. Kindly be informed that our hotel restaurant and bars are serving as per COVID-19 government regulations. IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR TUĞRA RESTAURANT The suggested dress code for Tuğra Restaurant is “Smart Casual”. Please kindly be informed that shorts, flip-flops and sportswear are not allowed for our signature Palace restaurant Tuğra. We will not be able to accommodate our little guests under the age of 12 at Tuğra Restaurant. Tables are booked with exact timing. The booked table will be kept for additional 30 minutes of timing. Unfortunately, the reservation will be cancelled for exceeding time.
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Property amenities
Valet parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Babysitting
Kids pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wifi
Hot tub
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Adult pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Fitness classes
Sauna
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Poolside bar
Airport transportation
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Hammam
Head massage
Massage
Salon
Steam room
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Gift shop
Sun umbrellas
ATM on site
Butler service
Doorperson
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Room service
Minibar
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Safe
VIP room facilities
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Room types
Ocean view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Lagoon View
Great View
Languages Spoken
English, French, Russian, Turkish
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Isabel Palazuelos wrote a review Oct 13
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The gazebo lounge inside the Restaurant was a very nice place, the food was very good and the service was amazing. Sezgin’s service was really attentive and very friendly. Try the Baklava with Maras Icecream, it was our favorite dessert of our Turkey Vacation.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Çirağan Palace Kempinski, İşletme Sahibi at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
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Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive and motivating feedback on TripAdvisor.com following your recent visit. First of all we are very happy to be able to host you in our legendary hotel. It was a true pleasure for us to read your thoughtful comment and we are glad to hear that we were able to meet your every single expectation in overall. Together with my team, I hope to welcome you back soon again and provide you the finest Turkish hospitality again here at the Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul. We wish you a nice day. Yours sincerely, Ralph Radtke General Manager
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Bob H wrote a review Jul 2021
Stamford, Connecticut18 contributions24 helpful votes
Hotel's Favorite
For the second time, I stay in this beautiful, prestigious, and fun hotel! From start to finish, this hotel offers the best, from delicious food, fresh cocktails, excellent breakfast on the most beautiful poolside to Bosporus view! My special thanks to Mr. Naci (F&B Director), who made my stay an exceptional one by the care and services he provided; he is an excellent Manager and runs his department professionally; he and his staff took all the extra steps to make my stay a phenomenal one. From reservation which happens weeks before my travel with another great gentleman Mr. Berker to the day I left the property, all the staff and managers going out of their way to keep you happy and welcome at all times, Mr. Berker made my reservation seem less. He was patient with me to pick the best room based on my budget for this trip. I experienced a great welcome from my check-in at the check out Ms.Asena was kind, professional, and courteous and took her time to explain everything on my extensive bill; I end out receiving a lovely gift from the hotel that she delivered. I think the management of the hotel did a great job by training the best in the market and they know how the hospitality industry works even under our Courtney circumstances(COVID-19). Thank you all.
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Traveled with friends
Room Tip: Even you might pay extra but get a room with a water view and balcony.
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Response from Çirağan Palace Kempinski, İşletme Sahibi at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
Responded Jul 25, 2021
Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive feedback following your recent visit and sharing your remarkable experience with other travelers on TripAdvisor.com. First of all, we are delighted to have been able to host you in one and only Ottoman Imperial Palace & Hotel on the Bosphorus, Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul! It was a true pleasure for us to read your thoughtful comments. As we aim to provide a truly remarkable experience for our unique guests, we are really thrilled that we were able to exceed your expectations in overall. Together with my team, I hope to welcome you back soon again and provide you the finest Turkish hospitality again here at the Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul. We wish you a nice day. Yours sincerely, Ralph Radtke General Manager
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Jaylor J wrote a review Oct 11
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It's a very nice hotel. We especially liked the gazebo restaurant very much. Mr. Ibrahim was very interested in us. We also wanted to thank him. It's a nice place you can always come to. we recommend it to everyone.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Response from Çirağan Palace Kempinski, İşletme Sahibi at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive and motivating feedback on TripAdvisor.com following your recent visit. First of all we are very happy to be able to host you in our legendary hotel. It was a true pleasure for us to read your thoughtful comment and we are glad to hear that we were able to meet your every single expectation in overall. Together with my team, I hope to welcome you back soon again and provide you the finest Turkish hospitality again here at the Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul. We wish you a nice day. Yours sincerely, Ralph Radtke General Manager
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Nico1611 wrote a review Oct 11
Moscow, Russia164 contributions144 helpful votes
Stunning views from our balcony made for a fantastic stay at the Ciragan, a classical and luxurious haven right by the Bosphorus. The hotel could need a general cosmetic refurbishment, and it seems management is already working on it in one of the closed aisles. You won't regret the cost of a room with a view.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Response from Çirağan Palace Kempinski, İşletme Sahibi at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive feedback following your recent visit and sharing your remarkable experience with other travellers on TripAdvisor.com. First of all, we are delighted to have been able to host you in one and only Ottoman Imperial Palace & Hotel on the Bosphorus, Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul! It was a true pleasure for us to read your thoughtful comments. As we aim to provide a truly remarkable experience for our unique guests, we are really thrilled that we were able to exceed your expectations in overall. Together with my team, I hope to welcome you back soon again and provide you the finest Turkish hospitality again here at the Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul. We wish you a nice day. Yours sincerely, Ralph Radtke General Manager
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Russianteacher wrote a review Oct 10
Edinburgh, United Kingdom3 contributions1 helpful vote
5/5 for restaurant , spa & hairdresser salon Service is spot on and the staff went an extra mile. Cengiz & Ilknur are very attentive and did everything they could to make our time extra special. Would recommend this place for nice drinks and snacks
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from Çirağan Palace Kempinski, İşletme Sahibi at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive and motivating feedback on TripAdvisor.com following your recent visit. First of all we are very happy to be able to host you in our legendary hotel. It was a true pleasure for us to read your thoughtful comment and we are glad to hear that we were able to meet your every single expectation in overall. Together with my team, I hope to welcome you back soon again and provide you the finest Turkish hospitality again here at the Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul. We wish you a nice day. Yours sincerely, Ralph Radtke General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
$284 - $499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
TurkeyIstanbulBesiktas
NUMBER OF ROOMS
310
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
Which popular attractions are close to Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Nearby attractions include Galatasaray University (0.2 miles), Le Fumoir (0.06 miles), and Küçük Mecidiye Mosque (0.09 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an indoor pool, free wifi, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Yes, valet parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Conveniently located restaurants include Tugra Restaurant, Aqua, and Laledan Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Yes, guests have access to an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Does Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.