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58 out of 100

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JW Marriott Istanbul Bosphorus

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8.6

Good (592 ratings)

Istanbul, Turkey - 

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420 m Galataport

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490 m Galata Bridge

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630 m Galata Tower

Hotel Overview

JW Marriott Istanbul Bosphorus, based on user reviews, is known for its luxurious ambiance and scenic location near the Bosphorus. Guests appreciate its blend of modern amenities with a touch of traditional charm, making it a popular choice for those seeking a premium lodging experience in Istanbul.

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Hotel highlights

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  1. Scenic Location: The hotel's proximity to the Bosphorus offers breathtaking views and a serene atmosphere.
  2. Exceptional Service: Staff are highly praised for their attentiveness, professionalism, and warm hospitality.
  3. Luxurious Amenities: From the spa to the swimming pool, facilities are top-notch, ensuring a relaxing stay.
  4. Quality Dining: On-site restaurants provide a variety of culinary delights, satisfying diverse palates.
  5. Elegant Rooms: Spacious and well-appointed rooms ensure a comfortable and luxurious stay.
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Area for improvement

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  1. High Prices: The high cost of staying and additional charges for some services can be a deterrent for some guests.
  2. Limited Parking: Available parking is often cited as insufficient, causing inconvenience for those with vehicles.
  3. Busy Location: While the location is scenic, it can also be busy, leading to noise issues for some guests.
  4. Room Availability: High demand can lead to difficulties in booking preferred rooms or dates.
  5. WiFi Connectivity: Although generally good, some guests have reported inconsistent WiFi performance.

Amenities

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Spa

Spa

Free WiFi

Free WiFi

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Gym

Gym

Restaurant

Bar

Room service

Room service

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Score icon8.6

RateScore

Total 592 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.5

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9.2

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booking

520 Reviews

8.5 / 10

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expedia

72 Reviews

9.2 / 10

Reviews

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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Location was mentioned 141 times

9% Negative85% Positive

Reviews based on Location

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Mario Beyer4 months ago
5/5Google icon

I recently had the opportunity to stay at the JW Marriott Hotel in Istanbul, a place that exudes luxury and sophistication. My arrival at the hotel at 4 AM was met with an impressive display of opulence. The lobby boasted stunning marble flooring, impeccable cleanliness, and an inviting, pleasant scent that immediately set a high standard. 🌟 My room was spacious, featuring a host of amenities that ensured a comfortable stay. The cleanliness was top-notch, and the view from the room was breathtaking. A standout feature was the electric curtains, adding a touch of modern convenience to the room. 🏞️ The breakfast experience was nothing short of spectacular. Served on a stunning rooftop terrace, it allowed me to enjoy a breathtaking sunrise, adding to the overall ambience. The quality of the food was exceptional, making each morning a delightful experience. 🌅 The hotel staff deserves a special mention for their courteous, friendly, and professional demeanor. Their attention to detail and willingness to assist enhanced the overall experience significantly. Overall, I was thoroughly impressed with my stay at the JW Marriott Hotel in Istanbul. The combination of luxurious amenities, exceptional service, and a magnificent dining experience on the rooftop terrace made for an unforgettable visit. I highly recommend this hotel for travelers seeking luxury and elegance in Istanbul.

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Jeramiah Ellison5 months ago
5/5Google icon

One of my favorite hotels so far in Istanbul is the stunning views from the upper deck and restaurant area. The beds were extremely comfortable, and the rooms are clean with high-end amenities. The hotel used to be an old soap factory from my understanding and recently renovated a few years back. Breakfast was great with many options to eat and a ton of fresh squeezed drinks. Many restaurants and bars that are walking distance right outside the hotel doors with an amazing shopping center close by.

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 130

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Number of floors 10

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1850

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

15

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40

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30

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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4K online movies

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What's nearby

Galataport

420 m

Galata Bridge

490 m

Galata Tower

630 m

Istiklal Avenue

770 m

Topkapi Palace

1.5 km

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Getting around

Karakoy Station

420 m

Beyoglu Station

840 m

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Airports Nearby

Istanbul Airport (IST)

23.5 km

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Restaurants

Mums Cafe

210 m

Karaköy Çorba Evi

140 m

Antepsan Baklava

Nearby

Starbucks

560 m

Meşhur Balık Ekmekçi Mehmet Usta

210 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

70 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

40 out of 100

Unsafe

Istanbul safety index

Safety

Crime

58

Overall Safety Index

Risky

An average rating of the six safety categories

58 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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43

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Physical safety

Risky

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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60

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Property safety

Risky

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Likelihood of theft.

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43

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Political safety

Risky

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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43

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LGBTQ safety

Risky

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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57

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

48 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

46

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Mugging or robbery  45/100

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Car theft  32/100

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Car break-ins  44/100

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Home break-ins  42/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

42

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Physical attacks  49/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  33/100

Other crime severity

Moderate

52

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Insult or harassment in public  51/100

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Corruption or bribery  71/100

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Drug problem  44/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.1 - $0.7

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Coffee

$1.3 - $3

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Beer 0.5L

$1.3 - $2.5

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$5 - $11.7

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.3 - $0.7

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.3 - $0.6

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$20 - $66.8

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$5.7 - $16.7

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McMeal at McDonalds

$5 - $6.7

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.7 - $1.7

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Public transport, monthly pass

$25.1 - $40.1

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.1 - $1.3

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$4.2 - $10

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$13.9 - $66.8

Weather In Istanbul

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Precipitation In Istanbul

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.515

PM1038

63

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Heavy

Potential slowdowns and congestion, expect delays during peak travel times.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome

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