Grand Hotel Halic - Istanbul

Refik Saydam Cad Tepebasi Bulvari 37, Istanbul, Turkey, 34430show map
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Highlights
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GoodBased on  76 reviews
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Overview

The elegant Grand Hotel Halic is a 4-star property set 1400 meters from Taksim Square featuring a sauna, a hairdresser and a ballroom. Offering accommodation in a 10-story European building, the hotel was remodeled in 2010.

The venue is 4.1 km away from Cevahir Mall. The property is located within a 30-minute walk to the center of Istanbul.

Shoppers will find a shopping street, a shopping mall and a bazaar within a few minutes of the hotel.

Ataturk airport is situated within a 20-minute drive from Grand Hotel Halic.

Rooms

There are 177 contemporary rooms appointed with a minibar, climate control, Wi-Fi, a laptop safe and a personal computer. Some hotel rooms come with a panoramic view over the sea. Guests can also use a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a stove.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the café. The indoor restaurant serves international dishes. Guests can have fun at the traditional Lobby bar, offering a variety of coffee and spirits and snacks and pizza. Serving a wide range of dishes, Mikla Restaurant and Pera Thai can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

Grand Hotel Halic features such facilities as currency exchange, a safe deposit box and an elevator.

Relax

Guests can find a night club, a rooftop terrace and an indoor heated swimming pool and make use of a spa lounge, a health club and a Jacuzzi on the premises. Grand Hotel Halic offers sports activities including lawn tennis, mini golf and table tennis.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   177.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

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Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Tennis
  • Mini golf
  • Jogging track

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Package/Parcel services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Fine dining
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Ballroom
  • Night club
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Courtyard view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Parquet floor
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Check-infrom 2 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsCotFREEExisting beddingFREEOne child3 - 6 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
6 years or adults
Extra bed
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Galata TowerGalata Tower2300 ft
Hard Rock Cafe IstanbulHard Rock Cafe Istanbul2000 ft
Karakoy Ferry PortKarakoy Ferry Port2700 ft
Aşkenazi SynagogueAşkenazi Synagogue2700 ft
Demiroren Shopping MallDemiroren Shopping Mall3000 ft
Pera MuseumPera Museum1000 ft
Museum of InnocenceMuseum of Innocence2000 ft
Istanbul ModernIstanbul Modern3000 ft
Sishane Metro StationSishane Metro Station400 ft
Galatasaray High School (Galatasaray Lisesi) Galatasaray High School (Galatasaray Lisesi) 2200 ftIstiklal Caddesi
Galata BridgeGalata Bridge3500 ftGalata Koprusu Kemankes Karamustafa Pasa Beyoglu
The Bosphorus Bridge The Bosphorus Bridge 3700 ftBosphorus
Rustem Pasha Mosque Rustem Pasha Mosque 4300 ftHasircilar Carsisi Eminonu
Taksim SquareTaksim Square4600 ftGumussuyu Mh. Beyoglu
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Mikla RestaurantMikla Restaurant900 ftThe Marmara Pera Hotel, Mesrutiyet No 15
Meze By Lemon TreeMeze By Lemon Tree800 ftMesrutiyet cad No:83
Pera ThaiPera Thai300 ftMesrutiyet Caddesi, 74 A
GramGram300 ft107D Mesrutiyet Caddesi
Milkbar Coffee & PaniniMilkbar Coffee & Panini300 ftMesrutiyet Caddesi 80 a
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Suleymaniye MosqueSuleymaniye Mosque1.0 mi
Topkapi PalaceTopkapi Palace1.3 mi
Basilica CisternBasilica Cistern1.4 mi
Blue MosqueBlue Mosque1.6 mi
Istanbul Congress CenterIstanbul Congress Center1.6 mi
Istanbul Convention & Exhibition CentreIstanbul Convention & Exhibition Centre1.6 mi
Dolmabahçe PalaceDolmabahçe Palace1.6 mi
Kariye MuseumKariye Museum1.7 mi
Gülhane-ParkGülhane-Park1.1 mi
Zeyrek Mosque Zeyrek Mosque 1.0 miZeyrek Mah. Ibadethane Sk. Zeyrek, Fatih
Beyazit SquareBeyazit Square1.4 miOrdu Cad. Beyazit, Fatih
Laleli MosqueLaleli Mosque1.6 miNext to the Laleli Tram Stop
Serpent ColumnSerpent Column1.6 miHippodrome of Constantinople
Eyup Sultan Mosque (Eyup Sultan Camii)Eyup Sultan Mosque (Eyup Sultan Camii)2.4 miCamii Kebir Caddesi Eyüp. Meydani
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Getting around
Airports
Ataturk (IST)8.8 mi
Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)19.8 mi
Train
Sultanahmet Tram Station1.5 mi
Laleli Tram Station1.6 mi
Underground
Sishane Metro Station700 ft
Sishane Metro Station-Istiklal Street Exit1000 ft
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Reviews
6.6
GoodBased on  76  reviews

Rating by category:

5.0
Service
7.0
Location
6.0
Rooms
  • 4.2
    Guest rating

    the conference hall at the top floor was v. comfortable &had a nice atmosphere.Some of the staff were trying to be helpful& did try their best to be so.Nice Lobby

    Lack of air conditining,we had a cramped double room which was being used as a triple--despite paying for triple--poor view from the window.....

  • 5.4
    Guest rating

    Nicely situated. The bus station was very close. Beautiful view.

    The air conditioning was not working and we had to wait more than half an hour, while the weather was extremely hot, for the technical service to come and repair it. This happened twice.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    The concierge and staff were very attentive and helpful. And the breakfast buffet was excellent!

    It was quite difficult to get in and out of the bathtub because of its height. Perhaps you could install a bar to hold on to. (Others in our tour group felt the same way.)

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    The hotel staff were very helpful on the day we left as the may day parade went past the door so they took us and our luggage to meet a taxi behind the hotel. The hotel was very clean and had free internet.

    short noisy parties at the back of the hotel which woke us at night. I also would have liked some fresh fruit at breakfast. Which was good otherwise.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Loved every moment staying in this hotel. It has "museum" type of lobby which will impress you from your first step. Staff was very polite and helpful with all my requests. Location is amazing - just exactly what I needed. Was a bit scared that AC wouldn't work after reading reviews - but everything worked very well. Sunset view is just amazing. Thank you guys. Definitely will be back

    Wi-fi was not working in my room.

  • 6.2
    Good

    I liked the view of my rooms the hotel was clean the location was grate

    Breakfast poor . we had ants in our room . they could nt solve the problem swimming pool was very cold enviroment and the water . we could not use it . lobby was too small . information by staff was not right many times. Expensive

  • 8.8
    Superb

    The location of the hotel is very good. It's on a main street, 100 meters far from the Metro station. The night life areas can be easily reached, but also the touristic locations. The room was spatious, very clean and the provided comfort was according to the no of stars. Although located on the main street, the rooms with view in the back are very quiet.

    You are requested to pay for the room, at check in, not at check out as normal. Very noisy atmosphere in the morning in the hotel (if you want to sleep late).

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Great views over Istanbul, especially from the restaurant!

  • 5.4
    Guest rating

    I just arrived from Istanbul. I will never forget this hotel. 4 stars ?... No way !. Parking ? ...No way !. They confirm me that exist a parking ...in fact , I gave the key to bodyguard....and every day he kick my car on the street, and in the evening he put it back in an alley ....this is not parking, this is taxi driver. The poll is full by "chimical cleanings" ! you cannot stay too much time inside.Room walls are not soundproof. You can hear the neighbors talking! The restaurant is closed in the evening. In conclusion, I don't recommend

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    The staff were very supportive and gave lots of hints on what to see around Istanbul and how to get there (bus, metro, walk, etc). They were also flexible as we were not hungry and wanted to eat, so the restaurant allowed us to order one meal and share it. They stored our luggage, changed our euro and gave us small change for water and toilets in the city. The staff made the hotel. The massage and body scrub were wonderful. We were busy during the day and it was good to be able to relax at night.

    The day staff were veeery helpful, but the reception at night was manned by a very rude man who did not help at all. Seemed we were just nuisance tourists.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Close to transportation and shopping area

    Too much trafic sound. Poor fan/AC.

  • 3.8
    Guest rating

    I did not stayed at the hotel they took more than supose to give the room and the called city view and the trues was the house of the airconditional view... poor atendants no english speakers and they told me if i want a better room I need it to pay an extra 20 euros...

    nothing I like it horrible....wast of my precious time...

  • 3.8
    Guest rating

    not clean at all, full of ants, small rooms,

  • 5.0
    Guest rating

    only the location

    defiantly is not 4 star hotel, at most is 2 star and cooling system at hotel is turned off between 12 to 4 pm.

  • 6.2
    Good

    Very noisy, Personel not fully orient to English language.

    The site.

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Highlights
7
GoodBased on  76 reviews
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Best Family Hotels in Turkey

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Good to know
Check-infrom 2 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsCotFREEExisting beddingFREEOne child3 - 6 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
6 years or adults
Extra bed
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Ataturk (IST)8.8 mi
Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)19.8 mi
Train
Sultanahmet Tram Station1.5 mi
Laleli Tram Station1.6 mi
Underground
Sishane Metro Station700 ft
Sishane Metro Station-Istiklal Street Exit1000 ft
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