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This place is great. Staff are super friendly and were very willing to help us with anything, including transportation to and from the hotel. Like the name says, its an actual getaway away from the city in the countryside area nearer to Ephesus and Mary's house. It's a big private plaza with a swimming pool, volleyball court and bar. No city people to bother you. Quiet and relaxing. Dinner was great! A+
The pool is nice indeed. If you are visiting Ephesus with budget concern, do not stay at this place. 1. Overcharged dinner (20tl). Below average taste, served on 1 plate (salad, rice, stewed eggplant, chicken). Def not worth the price! 2. Far from the city! Shuttle runs till 7pm, makes sure you cannot stay in the city for dinner. 3. Expensive drinks at the bar 4. If you want a second cup of coffee/ tea, please So many hidden charges!
Perfect place to stay to relax after touring all the sites in the surrounding area. Atilla's is located just outside of the main strip of town, and there are regular shuttles to take you into the centre. The facilities area amazing - pool area, pool table, large communal eating area, bar, and access to beautiful walking paths to take you straight to Ephesus and temple of Artemis. Atilla and his family are exceptionally welcoming and helpful, making you feel at home at once. Highly recommend.
Great vibe and set-up at this place. Stay was enhanced by friendly and helpful staff. We stayed an extra night just to kick back, enjoy the pool, play billboards and eat at the hostel for nice home cooked dinners. Great for meeting fellow travellers
Great place with amazing pool and entertaining area with pool table. The location is a little isolated but this is like most places in Selcuk. The hostel runs a shuttle service to and from town which is great. Only criticism from our stay was that we were charged 20 for a vegetarian dinner which we thought was a tad expensive.
Such a beautiful place I'll be coming back for sure it did not feel like a hostel at all!
Fantastic place! Would highly reccommend to anyone, staff are wonderful and facilities are top notch.
Staff was friendly and welcoming and initiated group games with the guests in the evening, which was fun. Very relaxed atmosphere and the pool area is lovely. Be sure to get the food included package as the food is excellent ad well worth the price. They do however have a strange and slightly inconvenient token system in use for buying drinks, but otherwise no complaints. There aren't any lockers, but I felt very comfortable leaving some of my things lying around (use your common sense though).
- Novice Nomad
- Mixed Group, 18-24
- (1 review)
Run by an enthusiastic and welcoming owner, he's created a utopia of sorts for independent and budget travelers to socialize, play, relax and experience the spirit of the area. With spring water swimming pools, Shisha and happy hour sangrias, chill-out lounge areas and knowledgeable staff, this is easily one of the best hostels I've ever seen (and I've stayed at thousands). A word of warning, though... You will not want to leave.
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 31-40
- (1 review)
This is just the most awesome place! Mainly because of the stunning pool/common area and fantastic view, but also a very friendly atmosphere and relaxed helpful staff who make sure to look after you. There's a bar and tons of space for relaxing, good internet, bathrooms are cleaned all the time. The only place you should stay if you're going to Ephesus!
Amazing place! Incredible setup with the best atmosphere and pool, bar etc. feels like a destination holiday itself! Staff are incredibly helpful and chilled, great dinners and bbq's you can join. Fantastic pick up service and minibus, you don't want to be in selcuk! Pretty run down and atillas is incredibly nice and great to chill at after a hot day looking around Ephesus etc. also a cool walk straight to Ephesus through the countryside. Very nice facilities - great aircon etc.
Fantastic hostel. One of the best I've stayed in. Staff were terrific,the food great and the atmosphere around the pool exceptional.
Loved my stay here. Everyone is super friendly. Bbq dinners, good breakfasts, great atmosphere. Would recommend
We stayed at this place for 2 days & wished we could have stayed more. Everything you want in a hostel! The free breakfast is delicious not just standard cucumber, tomato & boiled eggs. Dinner is extra but is worth it as you all eat together creating a nice family like atmosphere. This place has a pool, ping pong table, pool table where everyone plays killer pool every night which is a great way to socialise & meet everyone. Free pick up & drop off to selcuk bus station & the best staff
Absolutely wonderful. Would be great to have bikes to get into town and would have loved Turkish coffee but we're looking forward to returning! I appreciated the subtle touches (dinner around a big table, killer pool, etc) that made easy to meet other travelers.
Atilla and Carlos were both very helpful and the open air atmosphere is very chill. Group dinners are great for socializing. Luckily the hostel attracts fun travelers making the stay all the more enjoyable.
Simply the best hostel that I've ever stayed at! Seriously!! This place has everything. Beautiful surroundings, Ephesus is in walking distance, 2 great pools & bar. The guys run it as a family so it's got a real friendly feel. And every night, all the guests ate together which meant for someone on their own like me, you meet some really cool people. Also, most nights we had a 'killer pool' tournament on the pool table (which I sucked at), but it was great fun!! I'm going back next year!
I loved this place. It's defiantly one of my favorite hostels. The pool and the staff are amazing.
Great hostel for meeting people everyone is like a family here! It's a great place to drink and play some pool, table tennis or even volleyball you can also choose to just relax and swim whilst soaking in the sun a great hostel that will cater for any of your needs! Attila is a great host truly top bloke! You have to try his homemade meat pies if your Aussie they hit home!! 5 stars surely!
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 18-24
- (1 review)
Atilla's getaway was a great time. Very friendly staff, amazing atmosphere, the two swimming pools and hang out areas are a great way to relax. They make you feel like your home during your stay. The place has everything from camping, dorm rooms, single/double rooms and bungalows. I stayed in a dorm room and it was great. Next time I'm in turkey I'll definitely stop by for a visit.