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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here for a week in a triple room.the room was extremely small and we could hardly move or we'd bump into each other.The room was clean except for the floor which was not vaccumed and the house keeper didn't vaccume it either. Other than that the rooms were cleaned every day and towels were changed. Breakfast was good...

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Kusadasi
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Good hotel in Taksim area. Mr Onur was very good and friendly at Reception. And Mr Eleyar was also cooperative.. Rooms were clean and staff made.all efforts for comfort. Enjoyed stay there. LOCATION IS FABULOUS NEARBY TONINDIAN HOTEL MUSAFIR WHICH SERVES BEST INDIAN FOOD IN ISTANBUL.

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Tehran, Iran
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

the only poserive point is its location! donot stay in this hotel in summer time because the A/C does not work! ! and no one care about you. lower floor are so noisy you think you are in the middle of street! small rooms ,not working wifi properly. donot waste your money !

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Nicosia, Cyprus
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

This was our second trip to Istanbul and we found the Riva Hotel to be suitable for our visit. The room was of a good size for 3 adults and very clean. Breakfast was included and ample choice and not always the same every morning . Hotel staff helpful and courteous. Very close to Taksim Square and metro making it...

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1Thank Susan K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Small but good hotel in Taksim, About 10-15 min for Istakal street, small souvenir shops near by. Grocery store in the area, good restaurants in the area. Front desk staff was totally complacent & in efficient. But were trying to be helpful which was a saving grace. No Wifi in rooms...:(. Breakfast was really bad. If ur a vegetarian....god help...

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Please avoid this hotel if you do not want to get mad. Hotel staff are so rude and do not care about guest satisfaction at all. There are so many other hotels near hear and there is no reason to choose this hotel.

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3Thank bonsailove
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

I stayed there for a couple of days, and I like it. It's clean, the staff are kind, the location is great. So near from Taksim square. I may try it again, it's cool for couples, though I was alone, but It still has a good and quite atmosphere. I didn't try the food. It has many restaurants nearby.

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3Thank Yazeed A
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

The staff doesn't speak very good English! The rooms were very clean and quiet! Nice breakfast for that price! The location was perfect! Near to taxi square! 5 minutes from istiklal,the Main Street! It is worth it! Enjoy

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Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

The lobby man was rude. My 7 years old daughter had throw up at night. I called the reception and you know what they said?! They didnt have service to change the sheets.ha told me he can do nothing!!! My sister and my daughter should stay hole night at that situation. Just that man clean the ground with the dirty...

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5Thank niloofar f
Reviewed 2 April 2015

I was there two times, one in 2012 for 6 nights and the second in 2015 for 3 nights. its location is very good at taksim square and very close to metro station. also have a friendly stuff. but the room sizes are a little small, instead prices are a little lower than other hotels with the same stars and...

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Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights, shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening nightlife in close proximity. In striking contrast, Beyoglu’s less trafficked areas – such as the affluent Cihangir and the antiques district of Cukurcuma – exude Old World charm and provide contemplative calm and splendid diversion via an assortment of cozy cafes, attractive boutiques, and quiet lanes.
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  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Riva Hotel

Address: Aydede Caddesi 8 | Taksim, Istanbul 80090, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Beyoglu
Price Range: $70 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riva Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Riva Hotel Istanbul
Hotel Style:
#338 Luxury Hotel in Istanbul
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“rooms in the left side have a better view to taksim square but the ones in right side has no view.”
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“Choose a room with the window towards the back yard if you are not happy with cars honking during daytime.”
 of 5 bubbles manbato, 9 Sep 2014 | Read review
“We booked a standard room for 2 adults and Infanta, we were given a triple room with a big bed and 1 small, but we do not use it. Very nice room, everything you need is there.”
 of 5 bubbles 783tatyanad, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles stratosGlyfada, 18 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Ask for rooms that have views on the street.”
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