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Sultan Hostel Reviews

Akbiyik Caddesi 21, Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey

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86%

Rating
749 Total Reviews
  • 89%Value For Money
  • 81%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 85%Staff
  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 82%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

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100%

Muy buen ambiente, los mozos muy simpaticos y ayudadores. La recepcion siempre abierta y dispuesta a ayudar. Lo recomiendo 100%! Muy buena ubicacion para recorrer y para la noche. Bien ambientado. Me quede en pieza matrimonial, era limpia.

  • 23rd Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Chile
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


91%

Excellent staff, very friendly and helpful. Great location, only a few min walk from the blue mosque and close to the tram line. we had a private room with bath room. The room was very small and struggled with floor space with our luggage. Very comfy beds! Wifi was terrible, wasn't able to get any signal in our room but was able to get it in the common areas.


83%

The staff was the best! They were really open you with whatever you need


100%

tutto veramente ok e soprattutto vicinissimo a tutti i punti di interesse di Istanbul


94%

Fantastic place, great atmosphere very helpful staff prime location. Facilities are a bit old but nothing worth complaining about. Would highly reccommend

  • 8th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

Buena relación calidad precio , desayuno incluido y ambiente agradable

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97%

Excelente!!! Muy buena atención, el personal muy amable y atento. El pub de adelante es muy divertido y con buenos precios.

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86%

A perfect place to stay whilst in Istanbul. The hostel was cleaned regularly, however I found the shower flooded each time, which was annoying.The ten bed dorm was a bit small & I found our fellow roomies to be very inconsiderate, making a good night sleep impossible! The staff were really friendly and happy to help organise things for you. The wifi worked well & the bar was a cool place to chill. The breakfast was great making the hostel excellent value & I would stay here again.


100%

Muito bem localizado e confortavel. Adorei minha estadia la.


94%

I just stayed for one night before going on a tour but I was made to feel very welcome and the staff were very helpful. A good hostel with plenty of facilities and a good pub attached. Very good value.


100%

The staff were super friendly, very helpful and made recommendations for things to do and places to see, and arranged bus transfers to the airport. The hostel offers both a fun atmosphere and a quiet relaxing stay. The room I stayed in was at the back of the hostel so while people partied til the wee hours at the front of the hostel I did not hear them. The location of the hostel is fantastic. It is fifteen minutes walk from all main attractions: Blue Mosque, Ayasofia, and Palace.

  • 20th Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

Reception it's kind of good hahaha.nice environment,nice weather .hope to see there again.


91%

It was pretty nice, the place was clean and secure, it offered privacy, it is in the center of Istanbul, it was cheap, and the included breakfast was pretty nice, so who can ask for anything more?


97%

I really enjoyed my stay at the Sultan. The rooms were clean and the bathrooms were clean with hot water. There was a decent wifi connection and a bar downstairs which had a really good vibe to it. A good way to meet the people around you. Overall great stay and would go back anytime!

  • 5th Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


80%

Location map confusing as there are 2 mosques at Sultanamet & no one knows where the hostel is & no one speaks English. I was lucky someone helped me find it as I was on the wrong side of the mosque. Also to get there you can take the metro to Zeytinburnu & change for tram to Sultanamet. You need to buy 2 orange coupons for the metro 4TL each. thereare many steps to trip on in the tolet & shower & one of the shower &toilet doors don't lock. The lockers are good for safety & the beds are soft to

  • 4th Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


91%

A very good hostel! The staff were friendly and helped us a lot.


77%

The guy who greeted me at the door was blunt and to be honest quite rude and this was the same each time I spoke to him, however the others I dealt with on reception were great! Perfect location by the blue mosque and easy walk to shops, the tram and even the wharf. Basic breakfast but tasty and the room was clean. Unfortunately there was no cold water so my shower was scolding and the toilet steamed after flushing. Also a guy checked in to my female only dorm.. ?


60%

Need to tell you prior to arrival of needing cash. Staff appeared totally disinterested in job and visitors.


91%

Great location, good food and decent showers. All you need in a hostel.


89%

a good hostel, is clean and the staff help you in everything

  • 12th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Mexico
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


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