Riva Hotel - Istanbul

Aydede Caddesi No 8 Taksim,, Istanbul, Turkey, 80090  show map
 4 stars
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Riva Hotel - Istanbul

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Laundry
Elevator
Meeting facilities

Business center

Editorial review:

Riva Hotel is like any other around Taksim, with clean, light and spacious rooms, comfortable beds and small bathrooms. There is a bar downstairs and a breakfast room on the mezzanine. Check the hotel’s website for promotional rates.

Overview

Riva Hotel is located in a business area of Istanbul in close proximity to Grand Bazaar, Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque . The comfortable hotel was built in 2004 and refurbished in 2010.

The property is set in Levent - Maslak in Istanbul that provides fast access to convention centers and exhibition centers as well as a palace, a museum and a mosque. Guests can get to Istanbul city center, which is 4 km away.

The venue is a short walk to shops and a bazaar.

The property is in a 5-minute walking distance from Taksim-Gezi Parkı Exit subway station. Riva Hotel is 20 km away from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

There are 70 modern rooms at Riva Hotel feature wireless internet, a laptop-size safe, coffee/tea makers, central heating and a wardrobe. They also have en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Turkish dishes are served in the charming restaurant on site. The property is located near a ferry port, just about 100 meters from Musafir Indian Restaurant and Falafel House serving a wide selection of dishes.

Services

The on-site conveniences include an elevator, a car park and currency exchange.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   70.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Riva Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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Hotel Address:

Aydede Caddesi No 8 Taksim,, Istanbul, Turkey, 80090

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    3.9 km
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    15.7 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    31.4 km
Train Stations
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    3.6 km
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    3.8 km
Underground stations
  • Taksim Metro Station-Talimhane Exit
    100 m
  • Taksim Metro Station-Gezi Parkı Exit
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Rouge Wine House
    30 m
  • Taksim Fish Restaurant
    30 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    70

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Rooms and availability

Riva photos Room
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE STANDARD

Riva photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|TRIPLE STANDARD

Riva Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Cihangir Square600 m
  • Nevizade street700 m

Places of interest

  • Tag 2 / Taksim200 m
  • Clinicana Hair Transplant and Esthetic Surgeries300 m
  • Acibadem Taksim Hospital300 m
  • Vodafone Arena700 m

Sport related

  • BJK Inonu Stadium700 m

Shopping areas

  • Istiklal Street300 m
  • Istiklal Street300 m
  • Demiroren Shopping Mall600 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Taksim Square200 m
  • Taksim Tram Stop200 m
  • German Hospital Taksim600 m
  • Galatasaray Turkish Bath700 m

Theaters

  • Ataturk Cultural Center300 m
  • Ataturk Cultural Center300 m

Underground stations

  • Taksim Metro Station-Talimhane Exit100 m
  • Taksim Metro Station-Gezi Parkı Exit100 m
  • Taksim200 m
  • Taksim Metro Station200 m

Local attractions

  • Galata Mevlevi Lodge1.5 km
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  • Galipdede Caddesi1.6 km
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  • Bosphorus Strait2.2 km
    Istanbul Bosphorus, Istanbul
  • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi1.5 km
    Between Sultanahmet Square and Beyazit Square, Istanbul
  • Galata Tower1.8 km
    Buyuk Hendek Cad., Istanbul

Near the hotel

  • Beyoglu300 m
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Naval Museum970 m
    Dolmabahce Palace, Istanbul
  • Sanatkarlar Parki1.0 km
    Kilic Ali Pasa Mah. Cihangir, Beyoglu, Istanbul
  • Pera Museum1.2 km
    Mesrutiyet Cad. No.65, Istanbul
  • Beyazit460 m
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Bebek1.0 km
    IstanbulTurkey
  • Museum of Innocence1.1 km
    Cukurcuma Caddesi, Dalgic Cikmazi, 2, Istanbul

Restaurants nearby

  • Rouge Wine House30 m

    Address: Lamartin Cad. No.11 D 2
    Phone: 237 0190

    84% likes this, based on 67 reviews

  • 360 Restaurant430 m

    Address: Istiklal Caddesi , K8 No:11
    Phone: 0090-212-251-1042

    58% likes this, based on 719 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 18 - GBP 73

  • Falafel House70 m

    Address: Sehit Muhtar Cad. No:19 taksim
    Phone: 0212 253 77 30

    78% likes this, based on 27 reviews

  • Taksim Fish Restaurant30 m

    Address: Aydede Cad. No. 4
    Phone: 235 5380

  • Musafir Indian Restaurant90 m

    Address: Receppasa Caddesi 7 - C Talimhane - Beyoglu
    Phone: 235 2741

    64% likes this, based on 125 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 26

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    70

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Riva Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Riva

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 183 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
9.3
Rooms
7.3
Service
7.8
Value
8.5

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.0

    Exellent location, reasonable price,proper level of services

    Air conditioner didn't work, interaction with the staff of the hotel leaves much to be desired

  • Single
    7.8

    Nice staff members and excellent location.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    I really enjoyed the friendly welcome and assistance of the staff at the Riva hotel.I stayed for 4 nights and whenever needed help or find out about a place or how to get there the staff were very helpful and patient giving directions.The taxi organised by the staff to get to the airport was also very nice and much better than a normal yellow cab!!

  • Single
    8.8

    Reception staff polite, friendly & helpful. Riva hotel is set back from main road which is great - with quiet streets as away from noisy traffic & dust. Safe area. Room & bathroom good size, very clean & fairly bight. Amazing lovely power shower! Has tv, air con & small mini bar fridge. Bed comfortable. Daily Maid service - clean towels & toiletries top-up daily. Good breakfast selection. Location to icc Conference centre excellent - 6 mins walk. Lots of minimarkets & restaurants around Riva hotel. Close to Taksim metro/Funicular and shopping area. Enjoyed my stay at Riva hotel.

    No tea or coffee making facilities. Could do with extra lighting around wardrobe / room safe area.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Hotel staff are friendly, polite and very helpful. Breakfast are very tasteful with lot of varieties specialy bakeries. location is quite and is a walking distance and very close to Taksim square and Stiklal famous street.Rooms are very tidy.

    Rooms size are relatively small.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    It was a business travel of 5 days because of exhibition; distance to the congress center 10 min walk - excellent!; Staff was friendly and rooms were nice and clean; breakfast was good and enough

  • Single
    8.2

    Location near square Taksim= one of town centers, staff kind, room pleasant

    nothing to be criticized

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Location was excellent next to Taxim square. Hotel staff at reception specially Mr. Yasin were nice and helpful.

    A/C wasn't cold enough.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    first it's location ,near metro and bus stations and specially for the persons who want to use havas bus (shuttles from the airport).we lost our flight and they are very kind and give us a good price for an extra night.

    in the evening foods smell was very disturbing even in the reception

  • Couple
    8.2

    The room had a fabulous view of the Bosporus and the Dolmabahce Palace, unobstructed by the Intercontinental Hotel that blocks the view from other hotels in the same area.

    Power outlets were unreliable. My laptop computer, which charged without any problems at other hotels in Istanbul, did not draw any power from the Riva hotel outlets.

  • Couple
    9.2

    hotel location is great.

    the only problem was a thin walls between the rooms. it was particularly stressful when your neighbors are eight old women from greece coming together every night to discuss international top news ;))

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Nice room and hotel located near shopping area

    Price too high

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The hotel is conviently close to the lively Taksim square and Istiklal boulevard and it has very friendely staff. Also the rooms are very clean and neat.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    The Riva Hotel is located in a pleasantly quiet area close to the Taksim square with perfect places for dinner and Turkish tea, just around the corner. The hotel is nicely designed, the rooms are well-sized and the shower is exceptionally pleasant. The breakfast was good. A very good choice when attending a conference in the area.

    The mattresses are on the hard side.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    the location, the guy at the reception Mr Yasin was very helpful in everything we ask him. hotel is clean, tidy, value price & would recommend to anyone going to istanbul

    the electronic door cards needed to be updated every now & then

How to reach hotel

hotel Riva Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Aydede Caddesi No 8 Taksim,, Istanbul, Turkey, 80090

Get directions
City Center
  • Istanbul
    3.9 km
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    15.7 km
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    31.4 km
Train Stations
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    3.6 km
  • Cankurtaran Train Station
    3.8 km
Underground stations
  • Taksim Metro Station-Talimhane Exit
    100 m
  • Taksim Metro Station-Gezi Parkı Exit
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Rouge Wine House
    30 m
  • Taksim Fish Restaurant
    30 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    70

Hotel Awards

TurkishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedIstanbulRiva

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

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