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

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81%

Rating
478 Total Reviews
  • 81%Value For Money
  • 83%Security
  • 92%Location
  • 78%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 75%Cleanliness
  • 80%Facilities

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100%

Excelente hostel! Istsnbul es bien caro, y aqui encontramos calidad a muy bajo costo... el hostel esta muy centrico, tiene bienas habitaciones, banos y una cocina grande, ademas tienen un carrefour al frente, barato.. el personal muy amable, especialmente los chicos que se quedan en la noche, super amistosos, nos hicieron sentir muy bien en istanbul.. lo recomiendo!


100%

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.


74%

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.


51%

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.


100%

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

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


97%

The place was awesome located in the center of Taksim! The beds were comfortable, the bathrooms were clean. And the overall atmosphere created by the guy working there, I still remember his name, Omer. He answered each and everyone of our questions, he explained us how and where to go, he recommended us some great Turkish dishes and places to visit. His positive vibe made the hostel experience incredible. Omer made us feel like at home.

  • 5th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


77%

As instalações do hostel eram boas, ficava próximo do supermercado e ainda tinha uma cozinha bem equipada para o uso. Mas não tem café da manhã incluído. os quarto era bom e limpo. Era próximo da estação de tram mas um pouco a afastado das principais atrações.


71%

Never got answers of my emails, sent like 5 about airport transfers, bookings and cancellations, but none were replied. And a girl from staff kept entering the room with a friend to use the room bathroom, although there is a common bathroom on third floor. When asked personally there are very nice


74%

The crew at the hostel was nice. We had a small trouble because we were expecting a room with 2 beds and there was just one. It seemed that there was a problem on their website. In any case, they saved the problem changing the bed for 2. The place is really well placed, 5 minutes walking to Taksim which is the main place to take the funicular and tram in the city center. In the hostel, there's a nice atmosphere among the customers, ost of them being young backpackers or students travelling ard


34%

The experience in the hostel was the worst in long time. The worst was the guy in the entrance, who was lying in the couch when talking to you and when anybody asked a question he seems to be upset to answer. I don't recomend this place, I think for the same price you can find nice hostels in Taksim area. I was there just two nights and a group of three people and a guy travelling alone deceded to leave because the hostel was not as expected.


74%

Mevki bakımından muhteşem bir noktada odalarının rahatlığı ve kullanışı da çok iyi

  • 2nd Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Turkey
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


91%

Nice place with kitchen for guests, good location, and very good value for money !


100%

nice stuff and free cay ;-)

  • 26th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)




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