Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey

Virtuoso Amenities

    For 2020 & 2021:

    • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
    • Continental breakfast daily for two guests per bedroom, in restaurant
    • $100 USD equivalent Hotel credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full.) Available only in F&B outlets (excludes any tobacco items and in-room dining) and on SPA treatments.
    • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi
    PROPERTY SIZE: 310 rooms
    ROOM STYLE: Indigenous
    VIBE: Sophisticated
    City Life Landmarks Wellness

    Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

    Address:
    Ciragan Caddesi No. 32
    Besiktas
    Istanbul, 34349
    Turkey
    Nearest Airport:
    Istanbul (IST)
    11 mi / 17 km

    Hotel Features

    At the Hotel

    Features

    • 24-hour Security
    • Air Conditioning
    • Banquet Facilities
    • Business Center
    • Complimentary Parking
    • Conference Facilities
    • Connecting Rooms
    • Internet Access
    • Lounge/Bar
    • Multi-lingual Staff
    • Parking
    • Pet Friendly
    • Restaurant
    • Shopping
    • Wheelchair Accessible

    Services

    • Babysitting Services
    • Car Rental Desk
    • Concierge Desk
    • Currency Exchange
    • House Safe
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
    • Limousine Service
    • Room Service
    • Shoeshine Service
    • Turndown Service
    • Valet Parking
    • Wakeup Calls
    • Wedding Services


    Recreation
    • Fitness Center
    • Jacuzzi/Whirlpool
    • Pool
    • Sauna
    • Spa


    In Your Room
    • Bathrobes
    • Butler Service
    • Complimentary Newspaper
    • Hair Dryer
    • Iron/Ironing Board
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers

    About Us

    THE ONLY OTTOMAN IMPERIAL PALACE AND HOTEL IN TURKEY

    Located on the shores of the magnificent Bosphorus, facing the Asian continent and overlooking the ancient city, Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul offers the glamour of a genuine Ottoman palace in a city where east meets west, Europe meets Asia and history meets the contemporary.

    Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul offers a rich variety of restaurants as well, all offering a balcony or a terrace overlooking Bosphorus. The Gazebo Lounge is the spot “to see and to be seen” in the city, and is renowned for its wide variety of sweet and savoury pastries, home-made truffles, pralines and chocolates along with freshly brewed coffee and tea options or refreshing coffee cocktails. The Gazebo Lounge also hosts the city’s most popular afternoon tea every day, with an unbeatable view and a spacious terrace. The award-winning Tuğra Restaurant & Lounge, located on the first floor of the historical palace, offers its guests ‘the ultimate Ottoman dining experience’, complete with timeless palatal rituals. As the main restaurant of the hotel, Laledan Restaurant is famous for having the city’s best breakfast and brunch on Sundays. Laledan serves an all-day dining menu, boasting delicious comfort food and regional specialties, which diners can enjoy from noon to midnight while overlooking a palm garden. The Bosphorus Grill is a delicious outdoor summer grill restaurant right on the shores of Bosphorus.

    Le Fumoir, with its striking Far Eastern décor, serves premium cognacs, quality malts and a fine selection of wines and champagnes, as well as enticing cocktails and quality cigars served in handmade humidors. The summer extension of Le Fumoir, Le Fumoir Pavilion, is one of the rare venues in town offering “shisha with style” amidst the green garden. Çırağan Bar entertains its guests with the best of champagne and martini cocktails, cognac, liqueurs and more with a delicious oriental tapas selection.

    At the 24-hour operating Çırağan Palace Kempinski Spa, managed by Sanitas, the infinity pool gives a feeling of floating on the Bosphorus and is heated in winter and open all year. At the authentic Turkish bath ”Hamam”, guests can enjoy a very special, traditional Turkish massage and bath, only two of the many highlights available for ultimate relaxation.

    Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul is situated on the European shores of the Bosphorus, in the city centre between the districts of Besiktaş and Ortaköy. The hotel is 10 minutes’ drive from one of the main attractions of the city, Taksim Square, and the luxury and trendy shopping area of Nişantaşı. It is 20 minutes’ drive from the Old City Sultanahmet and business districts Levent and Maslak.

    Best of the Best

    The only Ottoman imperial palace and hotel on the Bosphorus, Çirağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul offers an elegant and glamorous retreat. Lovingly restored and with an ideal seaside location overlooking Istanbul, the hotel provides a one-of-a-kind experience with its historic ambience, luxurious facilities, and impeccable service, including a personal butler for all palace guests. Award-winning dining venues feature a gastronomic journey, including the authentic Tuğra Restaurant, offering “the ultimate Ottoman dining experience,” complete with timeless palatial rituals.

    Advisor Tip

    For a magical view of Istanbul, book a helicopter tour with the concierge. This is the only hotel with a heliport right on the Bosphorus! –Marianne Waxse San Antonio, Texas

    Health & Safety

    As Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, our utmost priority has always been to ensure a healthy and safety environment for our guests and employees. Please read on to learn more about the specific measures in place at Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul.

    Arrive in Style

    ❖ A pre-arrival letter is provided to our guests to share comprehensive information regarding “Kempinski White Glove Services” and precautions for Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul.

    ❖ Valet parking is available with all hygiene and safety standards.

    ❖ Our property is accessible by car, yacht and helicopter. Hygiene and safety standards are strictly applied during transportation.

    A Warm Welcome

    ❖ An easy-to-access sanitizing station has been placed at the entrance of the hotel. Our guests are greeted by the iconic ‘Lady in Red’ team who lead them for a smooth check-in procedure.

    ❖ Luggage disinfection services are offered upon arrival. The luggage is delivered to the rooms with a note that states ‘Disinfected for you’.

    ❖ ‘Do Not Enter My Room’ option is offered to the guests as a new standard that employees do not enter the rooms unless requested. Room service deliveries, luggage assistance and other services are offered in front of the rooms.

    ❖ In case of cash payment, bill is disinfected with a special ultraviolet-light machine.

    Rooms & Amenities

    ❖ Rooms are disinfected with the highest standard of cleaning products in hospitality industry.

    ❖ A sticker with a note “Be the first guest to enter” is placed on the door. It informs our guests that they will be the first to enter the rooms after the special cleaning process. QR code for “Kempinski White Glove Services” is also available on the sticker.

    ❖ All collaterals have been removed from the rooms and in room dining menu has been uploaded to the TV.

    ❖ Face masks and mini hand sanitizer bottles are provided as a welcome amenity.

    ❖ In addition to the hand sanitizer, we provide ‘cologne’ which is a symbol of Turkish hospitality to welcome our guests. The cologne contains 80% alcohol with antibacterial and antiviral effects on the skin. It is also recommended by Ministry of Health in Turkey.

    ❖ Turn down service is only provided upon request.

    ❖ Our laundry equipment has been renewed. All linen items are thoroughly disinfected.

    ❖ Air cleaning is provided with ozone technology for air purification.

    Restaurants & Bars

    ❖ All furniture has been rearranged within social distance measures.

    ❖ All the food and beverage menus are available through QR code.

    ❖ Our employees wear white gloves when serving the guests.

    ❖ Open buffet is no longer served at the restaurants.

    ❖ À la carte breakfast is served at Gazebo Lounge or through in room dining. Our guests may enjoy dining in their balconies.

    ❖ Hand sanitizer stations are available at the entrance of our restaurants.

    ❖ Hand sanitizers are placed on the tables.

    ❖ Hygiene measures and checklists have been enhanced. All service equipment, chairs and tables are disinfected every thirty minutes.

    ❖ Cutlery is disinfected before the service.

    ❖ POS machines, pens and check folders are disinfected before presenting to the guests.

    ❖ Our hotel has a partnership with certified food suppliers.

    ❖ Pre-packed sugar and sweetener are served. Salt and pepper sets are disinfected regularly.

    ❖ Paper covers are placed on disinfected glasses.

    In Room Dining

    ❖ In room dining employees wear masks during the service.

    ❖ Employees carry hand sanitizer bottles.

    ❖ In room dining menu has been removed and digital version is uploaded to the TV.

    ❖ Trolleys are disinfected after the service.

    ❖ In room dining service is between 07:00 and 23:00.

    SPA and Swimming Pool

    ❖ Sunbeds are rearranged with social distance measures.

    ❖ Hand sanitizers are available at the pool area.

    ❖ Reservation is required for SPA treatment. There should be 30 minutes time slots between treatments for disinfection.

    ❖ A special ‘hot cabin’ has been placed at the entrance. Guests should enter the hot cabin and disinfect their clothes before entering the SPA.

    ❖ A disposable SPA and cosmetic treatment kits are prepared for the guests.

    ❖ Treatment rooms, showers, changing rooms and floors are disinfected every hour and disinfection checklist is updated accordingly.

    ❖ Gym equipment and mats are disinfected regularly.

    ❖ SPA and pool menu are available through QR codes.

    General

    ❖ All employees keep minimum distance of 1.5 meters when interacting with the guests.

    ❖ Thermal camera is placed at the entrance of the hotel to check the body temperature of our guests.

    ❖ Public areas are equipped with hand sanitizers.

    ❖ Social distance stickers have been placed on the floors where necessary.

    ❖ 100% fresh air is circulated throughout the hotel. Air recycling dampers are closed and the AHU filter is replaced monthly.

    ❖ All employees wear masks in front-of-the house and back-of-the house areas. There are health and safety regulations for back-of-the house employees.

    ❖ Social distance stickers and hand sanitizer stations are available in back-of-the house areas.

    ❖ Intensive training sessions are regularly provided to every team member. Mandatory health and safety trainings are extended according to Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Turkey.

    ❖ A medical office is available for our guests.

    ❖ If a guest room is occupied by a guest with COVID-19 symptoms, the hotel ensures that the official measures are taken immediately. The hotel does not allow the room to be occupied and makes sure that there is no access to the room at least for 72 hours. The hotel is responsible and has the rights to increase the safety measures. Employees who enter the room must wear protected cloth and goggles.

    ❖ An emergency room is available at the hotel.

    ❖ We believe showing our smile, is one of the most important elements in hospitality industry. Wearing masks do not prevent us for sharing our welcome. Our team wears "My Social Smile" badges to share their smile behind the mask.

    Sustainability

    Information not provided

    Location

    Address
    Ciragan Caddesi No. 32
    Besiktas
    Istanbul, 34349
    Turkey
    Nearest Airport
    Istanbul (IST), 11 Miles / 17 Kilometers

    Guest Rooms & Suites

    Superior Bosphorus View Room

    Superior Bosphorus View Room - 1 King bed or Twin Beds. Located at hotel building. Enjoy a 45-degree Bosphorus view, Asian coast, which lies on the other side of the strait. The rooms have a pleasant seating corner with comfortable couches, a working desk next to sliding windows giving access to the balcony and a bathroom. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child. 34 sqm.

    • Partial Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • Iron/Ironing Board
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
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    Deluxe Bosphorus View Room

    Deluxe Bosphorus View Room - 1 King bed or Twin Beds. Located at hotel building. Open the doors of the balcony and watch the beauty of the Bosphorus from Europe with a 90 degree view looking out at the sea. The rooms have a working desk, complimentary mini-bar, daily newspaper service and lounge area. Maximum occupancy: 3 adults, 1 child. 66 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Grand Deluxe Bosphorus View Room

    Grand Deluxe Bosphorus View Room - 1 King bed or Twin Beds. Located at hotel building. Features a panoramic, 180-degree Bosphorus view, with city's key landmarks including the Old City and the Maiden's Tower clearly visible. The rooms have large balconies and seating area, a working desk and a bathroom with a bathtub combined with a shower. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults 1 child. 50 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    One Bedroom Suite

    One Bedroom Suite - 1 King bed. Located at hotel building. Breathe the Bosphorus breeze while standing on the balcony and enjoy historical Palace view. The one bedroom suites have a spacious living room with a dining table and a seating area and one bedroom, separated by a sliding door. Maximum occupancy: 4 adults. 66 sqm

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Vali Suite

    Vali Suite - 1 King bed. Located on the top floor of the hotel with a panoramic view of the Bosphorus. Enjoy a magnificent panoramic view of the Bosphorus Bridge and the historical peninsula right from your balcony. Both suites have two balconies, a lavish living room, a writing desk, and library in the spacious entrance area, one bedroom with a bathroom, a living room and a canopy bed. Maximum capacity: 2 adults, 1 child. 72 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Vezir Suite

    Vezir Suite - 1 King bed. Located on the top floor of the hotel with a panoramic view of the Bosphorus. Enjoy a magnificent panoramic view of the Bosphorus Bridge and the historical peninsula right from your balcony. Both suites have two balconies, a lavish living room, a writing desk, and library in the spacious entrance area, one bedroom with a bathroom, a living room and a canopy bed. Maximum capacity: 2 adults, 1 child. 72 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Pasha Suite

    Pasha Suite - 1 King bed and 1 twin bed. Located on the top floor of the hotel building and offer panoramic views of the Bosphorus. These suites have two separate bedrooms (with king and twin beds), two bathrooms, a lavish lounge with a writing desk and a library and a dining table for six guests. Maximum occupancy: 4 adults, 1 child. 156 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
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    Presidential Suite

    Presidential Suite - 1 King bed and 1 twin bed. Located on the top floor of the hotel building and offer panoramic views of the Bosphorus. These suites have two separate bedrooms (with king and twin beds), two bathrooms, a lavish lounge with a writing desk and a library and a dining table for six guests. Maximum occupancy: 4 adults, 1 child. 156 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
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    One Bedroom Bosphorus View Palace Suite

    One Bedroom Bosphorus View Palace Suite - 1 King bed. A duplex suites with 24-hour butler service overlooking the Bosphorus are located in the historical palace. The suites have a separate living room and a guest bathroom on the entrance floor; a bedroom and private bathroom on the upper floor. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child. 86 sqm-97sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
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    One Bedroom Park View Palace Suite

    One Bedroom Park View Palace Suite - 1 King bed. Located in a genuine Ottoman Palace and offer a peaceful view of the historical Palace courtyard. The suites are maisonette-style duplexes having a separate living room as well as a guest bathroom on the entrance floor, bedroom and a private bathroom are on the upper floor. In addition, the suite has 24-hour butler service. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child. 52 sqm-72sqm.

    • Garden View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Iron/Ironing Board
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
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    Three Bedroom Corner Palace Suite

    Three Bedroom Corner Palace Suite - This is a unique residential duplex suite, with large sash windows and views of the Bosphorus and the historical peninsula. The second biggest suite in the palace, has 196 square meter living room and a guest bathroom on the entrance floor. Three bedrooms on the upper floor all have separate bathrooms.

    • Partial Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
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    Two Bedroom Park View Palace Suite

    Two Bedroom Park View Palace Suite - 1 King bed and 1 twin bed. Located in a genuine Ottoman Palace, with a view of historical Yıldız Park, which was once the hunting forest of the Sultans. The maisonette-style duplex suite has 24-hour butler service, a living room with a guest bathroom and a kitchenette on the entrance floor. The two bedrooms on the upper floor have separate bathrooms. Maximum occupancy: 4 adults, 1 child. 152 sqm.

    • Garden View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Two Bedroom Corner Palace Suite

    Two Bedroom Corner Palace Suite - 2 King beds. The duplex suite is located on the second floor of the historical palace, with an exciting Bosphorus view. The suite includes a 66 square meter living room, a kitchenette and a guest bathroom on the entrance floor; two bedrooms and separate bathrooms on the upper floor. The suite has 24-hour butler service. Maximum occupancy: 5 adults. 138 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
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    Sultan Suite

    Sultan Suite - 2 King beds. Located on the second floor of the magnificent historical palace, Sultan Suite is one of the largest suites in Europe offering panoramic views of the magnificent Bosphorus from all the aspects through the sash windows. Entering the suite through a large hall, there is a fancy living room with a dining area for 12, a kitchenette and a guest bathroom; two unique designed bedrooms are placed on either side. The suite has 24-hour butler service. Maximum Occupancy: 5 adults. 434 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • Iron/Ironing Board
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
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    Studio Suite

    Studio Suite - 1 King bed. Located at hotel building. The Studio Suite has a 90 degree view of the Bosphorus and the Asian coast through the Palace’s historical arc and also faces to the historical Ciragan Palace. The suite has balcony and a seating area, a working desk and a bathroom. Maximum occupancy: 3 adults. 54 sqm.

    • Ocean View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Lilium Garden

    Lilium Garden Room - 55 sqm and furnished with one king-size bed. Located on the ground floor of the hotel building, Lilium Garden Room has a partial Bosphorus and swimming-pool view from a private 35 to 65 sqm garden. The lush garden is surrounded by Lilium trees and crowned with a refreshing breeze from the Bosphorus. Modern sunbeds offer the relaxing atmosphere of a private garden. The room is equipped with a seating area and an executive working desk. An espresso machine and tea setup are at the service of the guests.

    • Garden View
    • Partial Ocean View
    • Pool View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
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    Garden Suite

    Garden Suite - 1 King bed. Located on the ground floor of the hotel building with the view of the lush green garden and own patio. The garden suite has a lavish living room, a kitchenette and a guest bathroom at the entrance area and one bedroom with a bathroom. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults and 1 child. 111 sqm.

    • Garden View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Park Side Room

    Park Side Room - 1 King bed or Twin beds. Located at hotel building's park side. The rooms have a cosy seating corner with comfortable couches in addition to a working desk, sliding windows and a bathroom with a bathtub combined with a shower. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults. 32 sqm.

    • Garden View
    • Bathrobe
    • Hair Dryer
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe
    • Slippers
    • Air Conditioning
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    Facts & Policies

    Facts
    Experiences
    City Life, Landmarks, Wellness
    Vibe Sophisticated
    Room Style Indigenous
    Number of Rooms 310
    Check-In Time 2:00 PM
    Check-Out Time 12:00 PM
    Early Arrivals & Late Departures

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    Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits

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    Cancellation Policy

    All cancellations for the rooms must be received 48 hours prior to arrival (local time). Cancellations and changes received within 48 hours of the originally scheduled arrival date will be subject to the room rate + VAT 8% for the first night stay.

    All cancellations for the suites must be received 72 hours prior to arrival (local time). Cancellations and changes received within 72 hours of the originally scheduled arrival date will be subject to the room rate + VAT 8% for the entire scheduled stay.

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    Virtuoso Amenities

      For 2020 & 2021:

      • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
      • Continental breakfast daily for two guests per bedroom, in restaurant
      • $100 USD equivalent Hotel credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full.) Available only in F&B outlets (excludes any tobacco items and in-room dining) and on SPA treatments.
      • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
      • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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      great!

      By: Marie


      Reviewed on: 20 Nov 2013

      Travel Advisor:  Maria De La Torre

      Beautiful grounds

      By: Heather


      Reviewed on: 17 Sep 2014

      We loved the hotel. The grounds were incredible and it was so easy with small children. They loved the pool and the little play equipment area. Service was impeccable.
      Travel Advisor:  Linda Terrill

      Beautiful accomodations

      By: Gayle 7777


      Reviewed on: 25 Nov 2015

      We loved it!! Wonderful....one of the most beautiful hotels that we have ever stayed in.
      Travel Advisor:  Sandra Ortiz

      Perfect

      By: R Gads


      Reviewed on: 31 Oct 2019

      I have stayed at the Bosphorus Four Season and the Ciragan bears it hands down
      Travel Advisor:  Michael Holtz

      best trip ever

      By: QUEEN


      Reviewed on: 20 Nov 2019

      Ciragan Palace was one of the most beautiful hotels we have ever seen and been lucky enough to stay in . Our Virtuoso upgrade to a suite was fabulous and the views stunning. From checking in to our room , the view, service and the different resturants we could,nt have asked for a better place to begin our trip nor to end it. We would love to go back and spend more time in such a beautiful hotel and intriguing city
      Travel Advisor:  Linda Buck