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“Excellent Location” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Cartoon Hotel
Ranked #906 of 1,107 Hotels in Istanbul
india
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Excellent Location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2014

Stayed in Cartoon Hotel for three nights. Excellent location at Taxim Square very close to the funicular and Istiklal Street. The breakfast spread was very impressive for a hotel of this category. The front office was very helpful and the wifi speed could not be faulted. The only problem was the housekeeping and the fact that they charge for bottled water whereas it is the standard practice for hotels to provide at least one bottle per day and then charge for subsequent usage. But the main irritant was housekeeping, the room was neither vacuumed nor swept for three days, which can easily be rectified by better management. Otherwise would recommend this hotel anytime.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed for 4 days in cartoon hotel.the staff were so kindly.every thing was good.the only thing annoyed me was at night the fans didnot work and we felt a bit cold.
Everything was good.tanks to staff

Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
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Cairo, Egypt
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2014

Me and my wife stayed at Cartoon hotel for 5 days. The reception was friendly, they upgraded our room to a suite at the new building. The hotel itself is only 1 minute walk from Taksim Square, excellent location. Breakfast was good, lots of variety, I personally expected less but it was a good surprise. The staff was helpful and we didn't have any problems throughout our stay.

I would recommend this hotel for couples and families alike.

Room Tip: Get a room in the new building away from the street noise.
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2014

I stayed a few nights at Cartoon Hotel during a business trip to Istanbul and i found it extremely convenient regarding location, especially if one is taking the Havatas bus from the airport. However my experience was rather controversial. I practically had no proper sleep for two nights because of the loud noise coming from outside. Somebody would just park their car on the street and get the music on, making my room vibrate like a night club at 4am. I also had to complain about a broken shower head which was never fixed leaving me with no proper shower for the whole of my stay. The time I stayed at Cartoon, the hotel was undergoing a renovation and all staircases were resembling a construction site. I guess i should have been notified. My room was well furnished, but i could sense a generally bad smell around the space.

Staff is friendly in general and they kindly accepted me really earlier than check-in time. I found the price of the room ridiculously high for the quality and the service.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled solo
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Eve P
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2014

We stayed there in March 2014 for a week. Location was very good but noisy. Staff were friendly however most of them couldn't speak English. Breakfast was average and the restaurant located at 9th floor, considering a TINY lift (barely can fit 4 persons),, expect long waiting to go to the restaurant. in couple of rainy days, restaurant got flooded due to glass ceiling being poorly sealed. Room was small and air-conditioning was only heating but not cooling!!!!,, overall way below expectation for 4 starts rated hotel.

Room Tip: Make sure your room is in quiet side of hotel (back of hotel).
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Mexico City, Mexico
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2014

It is a nice hotel, one block away from Taksim. Stayed there 2 weeks and breaksfast it was always the same and if the elevator dosen´t work you have to go 9 floors up by the stairs. Wifi was good sometimes. They don´t have a pool or fitness center.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank 65Michel56
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2014

Stayed at Cartoon hotel in December 2013 for 4 nights, it's a nice hotel, friendly staff are ready to help you anytime, the rooms are big and clean and the Wifi is available everywhere, the location is perfect few steps to Taksim square and Istiklal street and the metro which you can take to reach sultanAhmet where you can visit Topkapi palace, blue mosque, and Hagia Sofia, etc...

  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Antoine N
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Additional Information about Cartoon Hotel

Property: Cartoon Hotel
Address: Tarlabasi Bulvari No.36 | Taksim, Istanbul 34435, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Beyoglu , New City / Taksim
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#451 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Cartoon Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 127
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