Orka Royal Hotel - Istanbul

Hocapasa Mahallesi Nobethane Cad. N, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey, 34113  show map
 4 stars
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Orka Royal Hotel - Istanbul

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Boating

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Verified Reviews:

  • Swimming pool on the roof - Nice spa - Fitness centre with gym - Recommend it
  • Food disappointing - Excellent service - Tidy bathroom - Comfortable beds
  • Tramway is two blocks away - Staff is very efficient - Rooms were a little bit small
  • Bar on the top floor with beautiful views - Substantial buffet breakfast - Overall hotel was good
  • Nice hotel - Location is good - Very close to the river - Rooms are comfortable

Overview

Orka Royal is placed in the center of Istanbul and offers panoramic views over the city. This quiet hotel dates from 1978 and was refurbished in 2005.

This hotel is situated 1.6km away from Zeyrek Mosque, Galipdede Caddesi and Mosque of Sehzade. It will take you 5 minutes to get to Suleymaniye Mosque, Constantine Column and Cagaloglu Turkish Bath.

The hotel is placed next to restaurants, a bazaar and markets. You can make use of an indoor swimming pool, BBQ facilities and a rooftop terrace on site as well.

It lies only 250 meters away from Sirkeci train station. 15 minutes' drive from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

The hotel rooms are spacious, all of them come with a laptop, LCD flat-screen TV, a private balcony, Wi-Fi and individual climate control. Guestrooms offer contemporary interior and carpet floor.

Eat

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the restaurant. The gastronomic restaurant serves vegetarian dishes. The comfortable poolside bar features a terrace and free Wi-Fi.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs EUR 15 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can make use of porter service, shoe shine and 24-hour reception as well as a beauty salon, a garage and a lift.

Relax

For children a play area and child care service are available. The hotel boasts a fitness center with a gym and a fitness room.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is EUR 10 per day.

Number of rooms   110.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Activities

  • Boating
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Tennis court
  • Fitness center
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Hocapasa Mahallesi Nobethane Cad. N, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey, 34113

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    1.0km
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    14.1km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    30.7km
Train Stations
  • Haydarpasa Train Station
    4.0km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
Underground stations
  • Aksaray
    2.5km
  • Taksim
    2.7km
Restaurants
  • Imbat Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
    100 m
  • Pasazade Restaurant Ottoman Cuisine (cuisine: Turkish)
    160 m
Parks
  • Gulhane Park
    320 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    110

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Orka Royal Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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            Hotel Address:

            Hocapasa Mahallesi Nobethane Cad. N, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey, 34113

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Istanbul
              1.0km
            Airports
            • Ataturk (IST)
              14.1km
            • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
              30.7km
            Train Stations
            • Haydarpasa Train Station
              4.0km
            • Train Stations
              100 m
            Underground stations
            • Aksaray
              2.5km
            • Taksim
              2.7km
            Restaurants
            • Imbat Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
              100 m
            • Pasazade Restaurant Ottoman Cuisine (cuisine: Turkish)
              160 m
            Parks
            • Gulhane Park
              320 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              110

            Hotel Awards

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Topkapi Palace - 400 m
            • Hagia Sophia - 600 m
            • Basilica Cistern - 600 m

            Places of interest

            • La gare de l'Orient-Express - 100 m
            • Theodosianische Mauer - 200 m
            • Holzhäuser - 200 m
            • L'aqueduc de Valens - 200 m
            • La rue de la Source Froide (Sogukçesme Sokak) - 500 m
            • Pasifik Travel Agency - Day Tours - 600 m
            • Neue Moschee - 600 m
            • Le milliaire d'Or - 600 m
            • Petite Sainte Sophie - 600 m
            • Saint Sophia - 600 m
            • Istanbul Gay Private Tours - 600 m
            • Le quartier de Mahmut Pasa - 600 m
            • La mosquée nouvelle (Yeni Valide Sultan Camii) - 600 m
            • Istanbul, Tag 1 - 700 m
            • La mosquée du Nuruosmaniye - 700 m
            • Le hammam de Roxelane (Haseki Hürem Hamami) - 700 m
            • La fontaine Ahmet III - 700 m
            • Istanbul Tag 3, Sisli und Beyazit - 700 m

            Museums

            • Archeological Museum - 300 m

            Parks

            • Gülhane-Park - 200 m

            Local Attractions

            • Sehzade Mehmet Mosque - 1.6km
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            • Zeyrek Mosque - 1.9km
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            • Galipdede Caddesi - 1.6km
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            • Gulhane Park - 320 m
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            • Isbank Museum - 500 m
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            • Whirling Dervish Ceremony in Fatih - 670 m
              Alemdar Mh. Incili Cavus Sk. No:19, Istanbul

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Imbat Restaurant - 100 m

              Address: Hocapasa Mh. Hudavendigar Caddesi No:24
              Phone: +90 212 520 71 91

              70% likes this, based on 1758 reviews
              Cuisine: Turkish
              Price Range: GBP 14 - GBP 19

            • Galata Istanbul Restaurant Cafe - 30 m

              Address: Hocapasa Mah. Nobethane Cad. No:16
              Phone: +90 212 5282021

              83% likes this, based on 83 reviews
              Cuisine: Turkish
              Price Range: GBP 8 - GBP 20

            • Sirkeci Desti - 30 m

              Address: hocapasa mah. Nobethane Cad.

              76% likes this, based on 45 reviews
              Cuisine: Turkish

            • Pasazade Restaurant Ottoman Cuisine - 160 m

              Address: Ibn-i Kemal Caddesi 5/A Sirkeci
              Phone: 513 3750

              74% likes this, based on 1893 reviews
              Cuisine: Turkish
              Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 15

            • Can Restaurant & Cafe - 30 m

              Address: Nobethane Caddesi NO:22/1
              Phone: 212-512-1617

              88% likes this, based on 17 reviews
              Cuisine: Turkish
              Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 14

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              110

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            Orka Royal Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Orka Royal

            Average guest rating

            7.2out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 188 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Rooms
            9.0
            Service
            7.0
            Location
            8.0

            Individual guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              7.8

              His(Her,Its) geographical situation, its cleanliness.

              The lack of arrangement cupboards, shelves: (4 flies for 2 persons). Yes it is the only criticism. To Improve quickly because really insufficient.

            • Family with children
              8.2

              the hotel was very ideal for our trip, near to most of the tourist attractions and staff was very helpful in guiding us.

            • Single
              8.8

              I stay at the hotel was for 4 days. The best part was that most of the staff knew english and were ready to help. I am a vegeration ad the food quality was very good.

            • Couple
              5.0

              The location was great and the hotel is near most sights. The tram stop is nearby.

              This hotel is overrated. The pool is more like a large bathtub. The airconditioning was pretty weak and the rooms were small. I visited friends at other hotels who paid less. Breakfast was not great. I would recommend against this hotel, you can do better for the price.

            • Couple
              5.8

              Location only.

              Not all staff spoke good English to communicate. Breakfast was served up to 10 am but the buffet was not refilled after 9.30 so there were not many things to eat after that time. The most important thing was that there was extra charge to use the gym something that was not stated on the hotel's services provided.

            • Family with children
              5.8

              Close to major highlights

              Slow service on everything (missing curtains, phone not functioning). Dark. Overlooking garbage of neighbouring buildings. Actual price higher due to currency difference.

            • Single
              9.6

              Friendly staff, modern design, good beds and above all a spectacular roof top with swimming pool, bar and a breathtaking view over the old city and beyond. The Orka Royal is situated in walking distance from a lot of landmarks, perfect for a city trip.

            • Single
              10.0

              Could not fault the hotel except for below

              The fitness center should be free, drinks are very expensive, I don't mind a 100% mark up but up to 600% is a little steep

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              The hotel is the absolute best place to stay for a Istanbul city trip.The location is perfect, the roof terrace with stunning vieuw the Bosporus is a great place to relax on a deckchair in the sun beside the pool after a hectic day visiting the tourist attractions that are all on walkingdistance! The staff was more than helpfull if there was a problem in your room it was fixed in 5 minutes! A fantastic hotel great price/quality vallue.Marianne travel agent.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Rooftop Pool was fab Location fab - all round very good

              Breakfast was a bit basic but not a major issue

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              Great location, amenities and overall experience. A real pleasant surprise in terms of prime location and cost for what you got. Close to everything worth seeing.

              The WiFi was a little annoying to connect to, you had to constantly log onto the system via your browser; a very impractical and convoluted system. Completely unnecessary.

            • Single
              4.2

              Absolutly nothing

              Dirty showers (both spa and rooms), super unconfotable beds, small rooms, they even gave me a plate of fruits where the peach was completly out of date (I would close this hotel), reception guy (of saturday) rude and lier as on the day after the lady for the same question gave me an honest answer.Overall its a hotel to avoid.

            • Family with children
              6.6

              Location and the free transfer if you stayed for 3 nightss or more. Breakfast buffet was fantastic.

              No control of heating in your room. Centrally heated an way too cold at times.

            • Couple
              7.4

              Situated in the center of Istanbul, walking distance from most of the sights.

              The price is too high for such services, the stuff shoul do the work much better

            • Older travelers
              3.8

              The location is excellent, close to all shops, cafe's & restaurants. All well within walking distance. No need to catch taxis.

              Hotel is very old & in my opinion a 4 star rating is extremely generous. Should be rated at 2 & 1/2 star. Hotel employees clearly do not understand the concept of customer service, a lot to learn.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Orka Royal Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Hocapasa Mahallesi Nobethane Cad. N, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey, 34113

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Istanbul
              1.0km
            Airports
            • Ataturk (IST)
              14.1km
            • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
              30.7km
            Train Stations
            • Haydarpasa Train Station
              4.0km
            • Train Stations
              100 m
            Underground stations
            • Aksaray
              2.5km
            • Taksim
              2.7km
            Restaurants
            • Imbat Restaurant (cuisine: Turkish)
              100 m
            • Pasazade Restaurant Ottoman Cuisine (cuisine: Turkish)
              160 m
            Parks
            • Gulhane Park
              320 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              110

            Hotel Awards

            TurkishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedIstanbulOrka Royal

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

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