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Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

A friend's recommendation to make a weekend stop in Istanbul led to the Ciragan Palace Kempinski. A combination of superb location, flawless service and old world charm will have us returning. The rooms are generous with unimpeded views of the bosphorus, the breakfast buffet is a days worth of eating in a meal and the warmth of the staff rounds...

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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the best hotels I have stayed in in terms of service, fabulous breakfast. We were treated like royalty. Overlooking the Sea was beautiful and interesting. The Buffet breakfast is indeed an experience. Everything and more you would want is served on the most expensive China and Silver. Check in was quick, pleasant and we were escorted to our...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Since I LOVE to eat... I have to say, that Kempinski's in general offer amazing breakfasts... but even within the Kempinski chain, Caravan Palace Kempinski Istanbul is one of the best in the world! The rooms are truly majestic, and the view is worth everything... The best place to stay at in Istanbul... An amazing hotel, in an amazing city!!!

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CPKI, General Manager at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent visit. It was a true pleasure for us to read your inspiring comment and we are glad to hear that we were able to meet your expectations. I am also very happy to read that you enjoyed especially with...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truly a luxury world class hotel. Enjoyed the room, breakfast and polite staff. Very attentive!! Breakfast was a grand buffet with anything you could wish for and if it wasn't on the buffet, they would provide without hesitation. I will definitely go back to this hotel. My only choice without a doubt!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best Buffets I had them over Breakfast. The service was superb especially with a very friendly man named Yvcel Gark . Overall the hotel is excellent and I would advise you to stay in it. Oh yeah the most amazing place is the garden where u spend time out admiring the place while having a good shisha...

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Luxor, Egypt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and some friends we just back from a week tour from there...it's very fabulous ..it's location at middle of the city help you to walk around to almost every where...most I like of all is the attitude of the staff very friendly

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff are very good at this hotel, they answer questions swiftly, they are polite and friendly and the service is very good. The reception is spacious and grand and the reception is quick and efficient. Room was very clean and the bed comfortable. A separate shower would be welcomed but the bathroom is good and again clean. It is...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderland of East Meeting West. Comfortable rooms with great amenities. Good Service all around. Great restaurant with world inclusive menu from Japan to Paris. The pool seems endless as it joins the Bosporus. Very good spa and fitness facilities. Take taxis from the Hotel anywhere in Istanbul. Various restaurants and evening activities indoor and outdoor. I hope...

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CPKI, General Manager at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your positive feedback on TripAdvisor following your visit. It was a true pleasure for us to read your thoughtful review and we are glad to hear that we were able to meet your expectations in overall. We are also really thankful for your motivating feedback specifically in...

Bursa, Turkey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the European shore of Bosphorus, Ciragan Palace Kempinski is really a package from the late Ottoman era... It is one of the best hotels in the world and has a fantastic view of Bosphorus... The restaurants are great, you can have some delicious Turkish food...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a brilliant experience at this hotel attending my cousin's weddding party on 18-21st Aug 2016. I would implicitly like to recognise Mr. Yucel Cark, Head Waiter at Laledan Restaurant, who paid special attention to every single customer of his with great detail. The only drawback was from the waiters of the wedding party who refused to give a couple...

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CPKI, General Manager at Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Ciragan Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent visit. It was a true pleasure for us to read your review and we were very happy to welcome you here for your cousin’s wedding. We are also really thankful for acknowledging our Laledan Restaurant staff Yücel Çark on behalf...

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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 neighbourhood 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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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cıragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul offers the ultimate in luxury and glamour of a genuine Ottoman Palace with its 313 rooms including 22 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

Address: Ciragan Caddesi 32 | Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Besiktas
Price Range: ₹ 16,513 - ₹ 30,936 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul 5*
Number of rooms: 313
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Also Known As:
Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul Hotel Istanbul
Ciragan Palace Kempinski Hotel Istanbul
Istanbul Ciragan Palace Kempinski
Kempinski Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#11 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#29 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#42 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#43 Family Hotel in Istanbul
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“A room overlooking the Bosperous sea”
 of 5 bubbles shparker2016, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Take the Bosphorus view room!”
 of 5 bubbles Mihai_Opriscan, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“First floor on the left overlooking the pool is the best”
 of 5 bubbles eoymak, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corners overlooking Bosphorus best noise from restaurant/ pool, not invasive. Upper rooms,noise from air con on lower levels.”
 of 5 bubbles Robinh21, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bosporus view...”
 of 5 bubbles GPanas, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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