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Bahaus Hostel Reviews

Akbiyik Cadessi, Bayramfirin Sokak No 7, Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey

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93%

Rating
6032 Total Reviews
  • 91%Value For Money
  • 92%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 96%Staff
  • 94%Atmosphere
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 89%Facilities

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97%

Such a great hostel! The tall guy at reception was so friendly and helpful and knew everything about the local area. We stayed in the 14 bed mixed dorm, it was so spacious! Every bed had curtains for privacy and personal light, mirror and power plug. The view was beautiful from the roof top terrace. Breakfast was delicious as well! Overall I HIGHLY recommend this place! :)


91%

This hostel has some of the nicest staff I have ever met! They will do anything to help improve your stay. The location is amazing! The drinks at the bar are as cheap as you can get in istanbul. They overbooked our 8 person room and moved us into a 2 person room for free! I highly reccomend amd wome back, its the most homey hostel you can find.


100%

I don't know what it is about this place but there's something in the air that makes you want to stay forever! The staff is incredible; Laura

  • 28th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

The bathrooms are clean, the beds are comfy and well spaced out. The curtains provided privacy. I stayed in the 14 bed dorm, 6 bed female dorm and the 8-bed dorm. The first two were both really nice, avoid the latter as it was downstairs in the basement and got less fresh air and light. The breakfast is good (its fairly typical for turkey so maybe not what westerners are used to). Some of the staff are amazing, others less reliable. Good common areas to hang out in too.


100%

Great staff, great location around the tourist attractions and public transport to get to the nightlife, great atmosphere on the rooftop bar. Would highly recommend staying here!


94%

It's is its atmosphere and the amazing staff members who made my stay in Istanbul the best ever. I've been backpacking for a while now, but this hostel managed to surprise me in the best way possible.


97%

This place is amazing! The rooftop bar is fantastic and the staff where incredible. Stayed in the 14 bed dorm, everyone is lovely and everything is so clean! Highly recommend


86%

The hostel is good,ten miniutes walk from the tram station the roof is a highlight,at night,it is a good place if you want to know more friends,the dormitory is clean and air conditioned,there is a locker in the room,but you must prepare your own lock,the bathroom is clean


100%

Excellent place to have a base for travelling the major sights during the day and coming back to spend cool time with other travellers at the rooftop for the night.. The room, breakfast, and the bar was just awesome.. And the staff was incredibly helpfull and fun! Overall, it is the place where u fulfill all your expectations for an enjoyable staying in a hostel. Definetely recomended!!

  • 22nd Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Spain
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

The staff were awesome, the breakfast was delicious, and the location was perfect for seeing a lot of the main tourist stuff. Also the bunk beds have privacy curtains and reading lights and the rooftop bar was great. I loved this place:)


91%

Very great atmosphere, friendly people. The man working as the staff there was great. He was extremely helpful to all the guests and genuinely wanted to help. I loved having the curtains around the bunk beds because you could check your phone at night without disturbing people. It also had a light, a plug and a mirror. So perfect! It also keeps mosquitos out. I would go back again :)


97%

Our stay there was really nice! Everything was perfect!


97%

Excellent hostel. Friendly staff, close to major tourist sites, clean

  • 16th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

amazing staff location roof top is brilliant. reward yourself and stay here


63%

No hot water

  • 12th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Russia
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

This hostel couldn't have been better! Great staff, EXTREMELY clean, central location, very social environment (free meals and a beautiful rooftop bar really helped bring people together) and all around incredible value for the money. I will definitely be staying here again if I'm ever back in Istanbul!


100%

Amazing place and very friendly staffs. The area itself isn't good for party lovers but party does exist here. Please stay here to find out how ;) I was having the most amazing crazy night though it's ramadan!! 14 beds room was huge to ensure you all have personal space. If you have big suitcase, might have problem with steep stairs here. Not to mention how amazing rooftop was. It's the perfect place to relax and socialize with other fellows. Best place to stay but worst place to leave. :)


97%

Loved my stay at Bahaus. Great location, awesome room, fantastic friendly staff


100%

What a great place to stay! Close to everything in the Old town, great staff, amazing rooftop, it's got everything you need! Highly recommend.


100%

Great location, comfortable room and wonderful breakfast at the top of the building with amazing view to the city. I've stayed there for just one night but I hope I'll have a chance to visit Istanbul and Bahaus hostel again.


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