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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was nice to be here. Perfect central location and nice team team to serve and guide. Hacer and Suieman thanks for your hospitality. breakfast was do delicios . reception so helpful. we want to came againnnn

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel is great, the staff here are very friendly and helpful. They gave us a lot of tips of travelling around in Istanbul. Plus a late check out for us, which is very helpful since our flight is at night. The facilities here are also good. Location is great too, all the attractions in old town are within walkable...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the last week of december we decided to stay at Best Western Empire Palace hotel in Istanbul.we are so glad that we made this wise decision.the staff arranged for our pick up from the airportand served us with hot apple tea as soon as we arrived.suleiman showed us three rooms to choose from and we were upgraded to deluxe...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service , Suleyman was very friendly and helpful. This is our second stay at this hotel this year and would highly recommend it. The location is excellent walking distance to most of the tourist attractions.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the hotel and the staff immediately made a great impression and continued throughout the trip. Rooms were clean and cost, breakfast was perfect each day and the staff were abundantly hospitable in guiding, helping, serving and making our stay enjoyable. Definitely the place to stay in central Istanbul and walking distance to everything around...

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Poland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friends have been There for 5 days beginning of The December , everything was awesome . Staff was kind and helpful , rooms were Clean and Big enough , beds quality were good and The location was super , dont be afraid to come this lovely city and this hotel ;)

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EMPIRE PALACE H, Satış Müdürü at BEST WESTERN Empire Palace, responded to this review

Hello Serhatowski,Thank you so much for choosing the BW Empire Palace Hotel and so much thanks for your nice riview.We hope to see you in our hotel again. Best Regards - Tamer ÇİFTÇİ - Sales Supervisor

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in best western empire palace, I enjoyed, hotel is good, staff is very cooperative, the tour groups they refered were also good. Suleiman receptionist was good. Hacer very helpful we will Come again thank you

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EMPIRE PALACE H, Satış Müdürü at BEST WESTERN Empire Palace, responded to this review

Dear Hamid,Thank you so much for choosing the BW Empire Palace Hotel and so much thanks for your nice riview.We hope to see you in our hotel again. Best Regards - Tamer ÇİFTÇİ - Sales Supervisor

Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel has the kindest people and is very beautiful. I will definetly come back. Its not only beautiful it is also very clean. Also my thanks to Suleyman who was very helpfull definitly ask him if you want a face with a smile. This was a very beautiful experience at the most beautiful city thank you Best western empire...

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely visit and most helpful and sweet palce sweet breakfast good location there is mr suliman and mr ali too much help full and hacer lovely and help full you can ask here for any thing you want to know

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel was good and their team was friendly especially Sulaiman and Ali Hacer ,, if you are looking for a quite and not crowd place , visit. It's near from mot touristic place that you want to visit.

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On February 11th 2008 at the annual meeting of Best Western Turkey, Best Western Empire Palace Hotel became the proud owner of the award "Highest Quality Hotel Award 2007". Best Western International recognized the hotel as the best Best Western Hotel in Turkey on base of regular quality assessments, where Best Western Empire Palace hotel has scored a record high performance. The hotel management is eager to continue working even harder in 2008. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Empire Palace

Address: Hudavendigar Cad. No:17 / 19 | Hocapasa Mah. - Sirkeci/Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
Price Range: RM160 - RM285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Empire Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Best Western Empire Palace Hotel Istanbul
Best Western Hotel Istanbul
Best Western Istanbul
Istanbul Best Western
Hotel Style:
#18 Spa Hotel in Istanbul
#38 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
#67 Best Value Hotel in Istanbul
#95 Business Hotel in Istanbul
#125 Family Hotel in Istanbul
#131 Romantic Hotel in Istanbul
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