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Siraselviler Caddesi, no:40, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey

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486 Total Reviews
  • 80%Value For Money
  • 81%Security
  • 86%Location
  • 79%Staff
  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 76%Facilities

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Positives: -good wifi in the rooms -decent Taksim location, albeit a bit seedy at night -air conditioned -on site laundry Suggestions for improvement: -all rooms have 1 double bed, to make a twin room they bring in a collapsible bed which unfortunately takes up a lot of space in the room. Suggest they offer a few rooms with 2 double beds -bathrooms painted black (!) and make it dark & claustrophobic. Should be painted white -install bathroom ventilation -install darker curtains

  • 20th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


We had an amazing time at this hostel. Booked a three bed private and ended up with what was essentially a little apartment with a kitchen and everything. Very close to Taksim square, the main shopping strip, clubs, bars and restaurants and very easy to get to other sites via metro or tram. There was also a supermarket within about 5 minutes walking distance, a fruit shop across the road, pharmacy and minimart, and a place to get 4TL kebabs just up the street. Had a great experience here!


Very nice hostel, nice staff, perfect location!


I stayed here for a month and I loved this hostel! Spacious room, excellent location and great communal facilities especially the kitchen. Special thanks to Uğur, Ömer, Sinan and Zeynep for their amazing help and hospitality.


The location is so good, close to Istiklal street. The staff there was nice and friendly, the rooms are good and spacious just for sleeping. Good kitchen but small common areas. The wifi conection in the rooms are poor. Anyway, I recommend it.


The receptionists, especially the female ones, completely do not understand the importance of a smile. All they care about is getting through their shift and chatting with their boyfriends. I don't think they have ever travelled abroad and therefore never felt the importance of a friendly voice at a hostel. It can make all the difference to a trip and is one of the top reasons why I like to frequent hostels. Unlike the staff at hotels, they usually understand a budget traveller's needs.


perfect place in a perfect location, nice kitchen and spacious room.

  • 18th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)

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