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Best Western Empire Palace

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“blue mosque”(104 reviews)
“perfect location”(51 reviews)
“walking distance”(52 reviews)
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I will recommend this hotel. The staff is very friendly specially yasin and ali. The breakfast was good. Very good location near the tram and walkable distance to blue mosque and eminonu. We( 2 adults and 1 infant )booked a superior standard room but unfortunately...More

Thank Mohammed O
Response from EMPIRE PALACE H, Manager at Best Western Empire PalaceResponded 13 December 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share this wonderful review! We are very pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable experience with us! We appreciate all of your praise for our service; we work very hard to ensure every guest feels...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

This hotel is perfect for someone on a budget. My wife and I stayed here during our recent visit to Istanbul and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The hotel is very centrally situated, walking distance from major attractions like Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Grand...More

Thank Martin19820611
Response from EMPIRE PALACE H, Manager at Best Western Empire PalaceResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review! It's excellent you had such an amazing stay with us! We're delighted our team made you feel so welcome and valued during your time in our hotel. We endeavor to go above and beyond to ensure our guests have a...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

English: i had a trip to Istanbul at September 2017 and reserved this hotel for 5 nights. location of hotel is best to see the historical zones, i love the street and region that hotel located and the behavior of hotel's personnel was very good....More

Thank Ali B
Response from EMPIRE PALACE H, Manager at Best Western Empire PalaceResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for the great review! We're thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us and that you loved our central location so much along with our other accommodations. We'd love to see you again soon at Best Western Empire Palace Hotel...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice staff, very good hotel, located in perfect location! I recommend it!!!👍👏😀 To all who like Istanbul, they can easily choose this hotel, which is very close to the Sultanahmet area and city center.More

Thank Alen J
Response from EMPIRE PALACE H, Manager at Best Western Empire PalaceResponded 13 December 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share this wonderful review! We are very pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable experience with us! We appreciate all of your praise for our service; we work very hard to ensure every guest feels...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

It was a nice experience but I think we as Arabs did not accept the tightness of the room and the sound of the train was a bit annoying, but the staff was very good with the customers and so helpful .. I wish you...More

Thank Dana S
Response from EMPIRE PALACE H, Manager at Best Western Empire PalaceResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review! It's excellent you had such an amazing stay with us! We're delighted our team made you feel so welcome and valued during your time in our hotel. We endeavor to go above and beyond to ensure our guests have a...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Spa
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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#20 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
#36 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#88 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#93 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#128 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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Details
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US$50 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
#36 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#88 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#93 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#128 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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Omar A
10 September 2017|
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Response from steveandheidi96 | Reviewed this property |
We grabbed a taxi at the airport to Hotel and had Best western arrange a ride back to airport to return to the USA. I booked Hotel thru travel agent-no transfer included. With the fall of the Turkish Lisa the taxi cost... More
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Ashraf015
2 May 2017|
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Response from EMPIRE PALACE H | Property representative |
Dear Ashraf ı cannot give you email adress from here but ı will give you my number whatsapp ı can help you for all and ı will writre our email adress on whatsapp 0090 507 403 25 21 Guest relationships SÜLEYMAN
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Dear UTAH You can send message from our facebook page BW Empire palace hotel ı will help you for everything Best regards, Süleyman YAŞAR
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"inner rooms are quite (on the south side of hotel)."
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"Perfectly situated."
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"good view, best location to see historical zone,"
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"Very close to historic sites, stations. Higher floors have less noise,"
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