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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

renovated in 2011!!!...it is clearly that it is an outdated hotel which must be fully renovated. barely it can mantain a 2 star rating. breakfast is less than ordinary. hygiene is avarage.the good thing is the location only.

Thank Wissam B
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I've stayed in istanbul royal hotel for one week . It was good, the room was cleaned they were renovating for the better but without disturbing us . The thing that i've liked the most is the location it's 2 min away from the tramway and 5 min away from the metro that take us by only 2 min to...

Thank Nadine J
Noida, India
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our travel agent booked this property for us at a rate lower than that found on the net. I read the reviews, some negative and indifferent, but since they were quite old, I presumed that some action would have been taken by the management. I was wrong. Negatives Air Conditioning. On arrival, the room given to us was 408, a...

Thank kamalkantdwivedi
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for two days. The room were clean but a bit old fashioned. The washroom was good with hot water facility. The breakfast was very nice and plentiful and staff was very friendly and helpful. It is very near to aksaray metro station and aksaray tramway. There is lot of boutique near the hotel .

Thank Nazia S
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This Hotel supplied all the basic needs we required. The breakfast was superb and worth staying just for that. The room was basic, clean and we had a balcony. We spent most of the time visiting sites so used the room to sleep. The Hotel is 1 block from Askaray Tram stop that takes you directly to Saltanahamat for Blue...

Thank KMW007
Tehran, Iran
Reviewed 23 April 2016

The hotel's location was great; Right next to the train and only about 2 miles from Sultanahmet District. But its far from taqsim square. The staffs were nice. Free wi-fi. If you are in a budget, or you are looking just an accommodation to sleep, this could work to you. Really basic hotel so do not expect any more. I...

Thank sarvenaza a
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

The hotel had everything we needed. The staff were very helpful and courteous. The breakfast was fine. I will return here in the future. The location was perfect. It was near the tram and train stations.

Thank Raheel77
Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

I had a very nice time for week at Istanbul royal hotel it is a beautiful hotel in a perfect position between yankapi metro station were you can take the metro to any place in Istanbul and the tramway to the old city. the two thing which need to be fixed are the wifi connection and adding more thing to...

Thank mazen730
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 29 December 2015

- Surprised my wife for her birthday by taking her to Istanbul. - having not travelled here previously, i opted for hotel transfers initially. - at the last minute, i cancelled sensing an adventure awaited. - from Ataturk Intl, we easily got to Aksaray via the Metro. - this only cost R 140 (return for 2) as opposed to R...

2Thank apache_prince
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2015

The hotel is in good location. unfortunately my money was stolen when i had my breakfast in my final day on 19 Oct 2015. I can still remember one women who I met twice in the corridor on 18th and 19th OCT in breakfast time. This women was not doing any room service but wandering inside the hotel. surely this...

4Thank wenjie c

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
ISTANBUL ROYAL HOTEL FULL RENOVATED 2011. Just off Ataturk Boulevard and 200 metres from Pertevniyal Valide Sultan Mosque, this hotel features a Turkish cuisine restaurant and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Rooms have flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Hotel rooms at the Istanbul Royal Hotel have carpeted floors and large windows that overlook the streets of Istanbul. They come equipped with a minibar and a private bathroom with a hairdryer. Guests can enjoy a cold drink and light snack from the 24-hour piano bar. Each morning a breakfast buffet is served at the Royal Hotel’s restaurant. Room service is also available. There is a tour desk that assists with car hire and provides information on local attractions. A laundry and ironing service is also available. The Aksaray tram stop is 100 metres from the hotel. The Grand Bazaar is a 10-minute walk away. The Istanbul Royal Hotel offers 24-hour front desk service and luggage storage. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Istanbul Royal Hotel

Address: Mesih Pasa Mah. Aksaray Cad. No:16 Laleli, Fatih, Istanbul 34480, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range: £19 - £130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Istanbul Royal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Istanbul
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#448 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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“Avoid corner rooms ending in 8 and equivalent on the other side due extremely small size.”
 of 5 bubbles kamalkantdwivedi, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Request a room between 601 to 607. Read that the views are great.”
 of 5 bubbles apache_prince, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Always make sure not to leave any money in the room when you are away even for 2 minutes.”
 of 5 bubbles 577wenjiec, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Carry large bag to get the bellboy service”
 of 5 bubbles nnadiama, 21 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Every room in the hotel is great! So dont hesitate, just go there!”
 of 5 bubbles Annamaria0306, 23 Jan 2015 | Read review
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