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Ciragan Palace Kempinski

Ciragan Caddesi No. 32 Besiktas, Istanbul 34349, Turkey
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    This is not a hotel, it is a resort, and once you are here, there is really no reason to leave the “palace” walls. Unless, of course, you want to see Istanbul. It is actually attached to a real palace – which has a restaurant, conference rooms, and palace suites (I really wanted to see one of those!). Given the “palace” theme, the hotel’s opulence is not surprising, but it is certainly enjoyable. As far as amenities go, you name it, they’ve got it in spades. Everything - a children’s playroom, and outdoor infinity pool, an indoor pool and jacuzzi, a hamam, an outdoor hookah lounge, a patio restaurant and a variety of shops. The room was luxurious, and the view of the Bosphorus from the balcony added to the experience. Basically, everything at this hotel is about quality and excellence, and they have mastered both.

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    You can barely tell that this is a hotel now, and not a palace any longer. Amazing location right on the water and close to historic tourist sights.

    Recommended for:Art & Design LoversHistory BuffsLocal CultureLuxury Travelers
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    One of the BEST hotels I have EVER stayed at in the world! Absolutely gorgeous, right on the water, and perfect service.

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    A beautiful hotel of the first rank with impeccable service. We had a delicious lunch on the terrace overlooking the Bosporus.

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    It is a palace converted to a 5 star hotel by Kempinski group... It is seriously high level and one of the signature hotels of Istanbul...

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    The last Sultan's abode over-looking the Bosphorous is one of the world's great 5* hotels. If you want to feel like royalty then this is the place to be.

    As you would expect the service is great, the swimming pool awesome and the restaurants and bars world-class.

    Make sure you check out Q Jazz Club on the ground floor, they have a different array of international jazz acts on every night. Be warned though, it's not an early night and Istanbul likes to party until the wee hours. If you're feeling the effects then try their tripe soup as a pick-me-up. YUM!

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    Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul is great place 2 go i was there 15 years ago it was great :)))))

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    The Ciragan Palace Kempinski is absolutely regal! A fairly simple exterior, the luxurious lobby, rooms, and spa are breathtaking. The entire hotel is filled with marble floors, Anatolian carpets, and Iznik tiles accenting the walls. As I wondered throughout the hotel, I imagined that this was how the neighboring Ottoman Ciragan Palace looks from the inside. There are a variety of rooms to choose from, from a park view, 40 degree Bosphorous view, and the ultimate 180 degree Bosphorous view. All the rooms are gorgeous , complete with wooden floors, crisp bedding, and a balcony. The spa is also fabulous! It offers a variety of treatments, from traditional to Thai massage. Additionally, it has an indoor pool and hamam. The grounds of the hotel, are equally wonderful. The outdoor pool is large and overlooks the waters of the Bosphorous. It is even heated for guests during the cold winter months! The staff is extremely helpful and friendly, treating you more like royalty than a guest. The Ciragan Palace Kempinski is more than a home away from home. It is a royal getaway!

    Recommended for:Luxury Travelers
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    This is my favourite hotel in Istanbul, the best one i've ever been. Je l'adore!!!!

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    Its really terrific,beautiful wow!

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    if you are in Istanbul this is the place. .. the spa and sunset over bosphorous amazing

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Description

The Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul is the only Ottoman Imperial Palace and Hotel located directly on the European shores of the Bosphorus. The hotel consists of two buildings - the restored palace featuring 11 specialty suites along with private butler service, an award-wining fine dining restaurant serving Ottoman cuisine and banqueting facilities and the adjoining Grand Hotel featuring 5 Star accommodations and a wealth of facilities. Amenities include an outdoor infinity pool, an indoor pool, sauna fitness center and spa, shopping arcade, laundry and dry cleaning services, and a hair dresser. Choose from four different dining options, and two bars, including Le Fumoir with its outdoor hookah lounge Pavilion.

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5.0 out of 5
19 members' reviews
434 people visited Ciragan Palace Kempinski
Excellent! - 90% of guests recommend
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Amenities:

  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Swimming Pool
  • Free Hi Speed Internet
  • Family Rooms
  • Car Rental Desk

Reviews Summary

Excellent!539 reviews across the web.

  • Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
  • Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
  • Room
    94% thought the view was good.
  • Hotel
    90% thought it was clean.
  • Service
    87% found the staff to be very friendly.
  • Location
    81% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby.
  • Hotel Building
    Very nice building.
  • Grounds
    Beautiful grounds.

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