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Ouarzazate, Morocco
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had the pleasure of staying 3 nights in this hotel during the World Tourism Forum. Friendly staff and amazing hotel facilities, my room was amazing, comfortable and with all necessary 5 star amenities. Located in a very fancy part of Istanbul this is a great luxurious option while in the city.

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Izmir Province, Turkey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was not just a fancy hotel but had an artistic and very unusual designed atmosphere. Rooms were like I've never seen before and hotel stuff in general was really helpful and kind. Even thou everything was nice and "kinky" still I found it a bit pricey. If you don't have a problem with it, then it's a great choice...

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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second stay at the W- Istanbul in less than a month. This boutique hotel has a cozy feel to it, but what made my stay exceptionally pleasant was the warm and genuine service extended by the hotel's staff from the time that Hussein the receptionist checked me in until I was seen off by Turgay, the always...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing Staff, very helpful and attentive to detail, they were super helpful during our stay in the last few days. free smart phone with unlimited data and local calls is one of the best features a hotel has. The food options are a bit limited for breakfast however they are super tasty

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had only two nights here because we were leaving on a Princess cruise for Cvitivecchia(Rome). I read some reviews that said this was a noisy place but we were on the first floor(actually 2nd since the bar/restaurant is on the ground level) and did not have any interuptions during the evening or night. The shower and bathroom were amazing,...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

W Hotel Istanbul, my first preference to stay in Istanbul, because of hospitalty execelent, you can feel like stay at your home, located in near Besiktas pier and Nisantasi, there are many local restaurant and cafe's and heart of the city ! Also during my stay at W Hotel Istanbul you can see best entertainment at W Hotel Jazz Club....

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start w the staff- "Matt" at the front desk was fantastic. He was so helpful and no request was not completed to my satisfaction. If you need advice for anything- "CEM" is your guy. He's at the Concierge's desk. Of ALL the travels I've ever done- he is second to none. He actually walked me to a barber...

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear W Guest, I am glad to see that your stay here in W Istanbul was to your enjoyment. Our talents are known for walking that extra mile (literally, in Cem's case) in order to provide you with nothing short of 24/7 Whatever/Whenever service. It's also pleasant to read that your room was to your liking. Our rooms are well-equipped...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As a frequent traveler who stays at SPG properties often, I have a high expectation when it comes to a hotel stay, especially at properties like W hotels. That being said, I had a very enjoyable stay at W Istanbul during my very first visit in Turkey. I booked a Spectacular Room for four nights. When I arrived, the check-in...

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for your detailed feedback about W Istanbul and your high rating. I'm glad to see that your first visit to this beautiful destination was decorated with the W slant! I also appreciate your understanding for the water issue. We had an unexpected problem which was actioned on immediately and it's great that you found the alternative...

Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

It was fantastic especially the front-desk with fast checkin-out Housekeeping was excellent the staff were very friendly and everyone was determined to deliver the highest quality. Great location very convenient to restaurants and comfortable rooms definitely would stay there again.

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Feras, Thank you for your interest in W Istanbul and kind words! We take pride in our service philosophy (Whatever/Whenever) and do our best to show it in every operational department of the hotel (Welcome Desk, Style, B&F...) The Akaretler Neighbourhood is very central and full of surprises, with various restaurants and cafés for all tastes in the vicinity....

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

It's a W, more reasonably priced than most Ws. Quick check in, bags delivered to the room quickly. A celebratory cheesecake to the upgraded room. Definitely a nice place to celebrate an engagement getaway. Decent breakfasts (for Istanbul) but good fresh omelets and COFFEE. My only wish... the rooms had coffeemakers!

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear W Guest, So nice to see your beautiful review of W Istanbul! It's a pleasure to read about your wonderful experience at this property. When it comes to breakfast, we never stop! Our motto is "never boring" and we make sure the buffet evolves every morning and this way we explore what's new/next in the culinary point-of-view. I hope...

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Staying in Besiktas

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Besiktas
In Besiktas, skyscrapers compete with palaces for space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather wealthy neighborhood and discover a rich mix of opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s waterways are to its rich history, there's the frenetic Besiktas ferry terminal or the city’s most vibrant fish market to explore. For a timeout of metropolitan proportions, head to the bucolic Yildiz Park or the chic Bosphorus-side fishing village of Ortakoy. Attractions such as the grandiose Dolmabahce Palace and a bevy of other stately residences await admiration. To be sure, this large and not overly touristy swath of Istanbul yields plenty of pleasure for all.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about W Istanbul

Address: Suleyman Seba Cad. No: 22 | Akaretler, Besiktas, Istanbul 34357, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Besiktas , New City / Taksim
Price Range: $69 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — W Istanbul 5*
Number of rooms: 140
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#49 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
#93 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#97 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#115 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#169 Family Hotel in Istanbul
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