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W Istanbul

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was fantastic especially the front-desk with fast checkin-out Housekeeping was excellent the staff were very friendly and everyone was determined to deliver the highest quality. Great location very convenient to restaurants and comfortable rooms definitely would stay there again.

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a W, more reasonably priced than most Ws. Quick check in, bags delivered to the room quickly. A celebratory cheesecake to the upgraded room. Definitely a nice place to celebrate an engagement getaway. Decent breakfasts (for Istanbul) but good fresh omelets and COFFEE. My only wish... the rooms had coffeemakers!

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear W Guest, So nice to see your beautiful review of W Istanbul! It's a pleasure to read about your wonderful experience at this property. When it comes to breakfast, we never stop! Our motto is "never boring" and we make sure the buffet evolves every morning and this way we explore what's new/next in the culinary point-of-view. I hope...

Bodrum, Turkey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel has an amazing location. The hotel has a really W atmosphere when you enter there,you feel as W.Everything was perfect. Room was so great.Receptionist Mert was so helpfull and explained all details about location/hotel. Thank you so much for a truly lovely stay, def we'll back 🙏🏼

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Kadirhan, Thank you so much for your kind words about W Istanbul. It's a pleasure to see that guests are satisfied with the hotel and the staff. It's our service philosophy to provide a guest with Whatever they need, Whenever they need it. In sincere hopes that you live Istanbul to the fullest in your next visit as well....

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pro: The hotel staff were amazing. I had a short stay in Istanbul, and when I mentioned this to the staff during check-in they arranged a reservation at a close restaurant with local Turkish cuisine, and the restaurant was delicious. I was complimentary upgraded to a beautiful room with a balcony. The room was also very trendy, the bed is...

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Marc, Thank you for choosing W Istanbul for your stay in this historical city and your flattering words about the property. W Istanbul is, truly situated in the very heart of the city with quick transportation options to both the historical and local centers. Rest assured that we are taking all necessary precautions about leaking shower heads in all...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

- I liked the high level of the service from the hotel staff, they very helpful. - the hotel on very good location to start your tour on Istanbul. - the room is very nice ,The cleanliness and room service and attached garden with room also I liked lighting system, but I don't like the bathroom way on the room...

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Mohammed, Many thanks for staying at W Istanbul and writing this beautiful review. We are so glad to hear that you have enjoyed your room, the hotel's location, the breakfast and the lighting. We are in cooperation with a high class entertainment brand, SUPERJAZZ. This way, the W Lounge is illuminated every night with DJ beats and live vocals....

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent hotel for adults , 24 hour lounge with music, good rooms , excellent price value , welcoming staff , good breakfast , nice romantic room . Make sure not for family, and not for eldest people . Location is excellent near everything you need.

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Jiji, Thank you so much for your wonderful comments about W Istanbul. I'm really glad you enjoyed the rooms, breakfast and our talents. Here at the W, we do our best to satisfy all needs of our esteemed guests be it families or elderly visitors. We have various family-type rooms as well which you're welcome to check out upon...

Antalya, Turkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we stayed in this hotel only one night but it was a great experience. very close to nisantasi, bosphorus and besiktas bazaar. very cool design therefore it is not a family hotel only for couples or singels who have to be couple in the night.

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear W Guest, Thank you for choosing W Istanbul for your short get-away in this city. We give great value to design as you have noticed. The Ottoman motifs have been blended with the state-of-the-art elements to create a blend of what's old/new. I would like to point out that we have family-friendly rooms and services but yes, it's not...

Khobar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cozy hotel with modern furniture and atmosphere. Friendly and helpful staff. We booked standard room with unique bathroom arrangement. Wash sink with amenities are situated in a closet, shower and toilet are separated. Although it is 5 stars, but coffee and tea aren't provided. It is 20 minutes from kabats tram.

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Hisham, I would like to thank you for your kind words about W Istanbul. It's been a pleasure to have you here. The property is a twist on the historical with efforts by both locally and globally renowned architects. The rooms were constructed to serve your every need; be it a crowded party or a night of pleasant solitude....

Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

First of all the pictures that exist at the booking.com it is not relevant or even close to the truth. I booked this hotel because it's written that the building is hotel is very old since the 18th century and it's reflecting the Ottoman Era.. as its building was used at the 18th century for Dolma Bahçe Saray's Labours.. I...

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Rasha Oawasmeh, Thank you for choosing W Istanbul for your stay in this gorgeous city and taking the time to review us. Allow me to elaborate on your comments in detail. W Hotels are driven by Fashion, Music and Design. These passion points underline our dedication to provide an energized 24/7 lifestyle hotel to all our valued guests. As...

Shenzhen, China
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Took my sister for a short stay at W as i am a fan of the brand and she was amazed. We loved the room style and the mini terrace, was rainy tho.. but the hotel impressed. Didn't have the chance to try F&B or Spa as we had to visit the city but they offered all their in-house guests...

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Christian H, General Manager at W Istanbul, responded to this review

Dear Iyov, Thank you very much for your stay at W Istanbul and your polite review. Our rooms are designed to put a modern twist on the traditional Ottoman and rarely fail to impress. Next time around, make sure to try our tasty delicacies at the W Lounge and try out our B&G Wellness Center for relaxation. I will make...

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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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Additional Information about W Istanbul

Address: Suleyman Seba Cad. No: 22 | Akaretler, Besiktas, Istanbul 34357, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Besiktas , New City / Taksim
Price Range: $129 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — W Istanbul 5*
Number of rooms: 140
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Also Known As:
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#52 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
#93 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#102 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#115 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
#169 Family Hotel in Istanbul
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