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Good hostel in a good area. 35 minute walk into the old town and 5 minutes away from cool bars and clubs. The staff were helpful and gave good recommendations for places to eat and trips to do. The roof top terrace and breakfast were really good. The 48 hour cancelation policy isn't good. When you run a hostel for budget travelers you should allow for flexibility. 24 hours is a reasonable cancelation period. Overall good hostel I would stay at again.
Air conditioner would have been nice during the hot weather. No screens or bars on our windows in our room was a bit unnerving when we left our room. The rooftop is great, the breakfast is good. The showers are cleaned everyday. The staff is present always and you can always make yourself tea or coffee. If I'm in the area, I'd stay again.
Staff was very friendly, they gave us a lot of good tips for going out and stuff, location is also really nice!
Great hostel with really helpful staff who will tell you exactly what to do while in Istanbul. The terrace was great for drinks & the free breakfast & kitchen made being a budget easy. Definitely recommend staying here! :)
I loved this hostel. Nothing bad to say about it. Clean, helpful staff (4 nice guys 24/7), rooms and bathrooms were big, the rooftop terrace is nice. Good location, near to Istiklal Caddesi but quiet.
Great location, supermarkets and lokantas, cafes etc very close. clean and comfy, the other guest were nice too. this is a very recommendable Backpacker's hostel
Great hostel at city center. Really friendly and helpful staff. Gran hostal bé de preu i al centre. Staff sempre ajudant i molt simpàtic. Tot molt net i una bona terrassa.
Good hostel in a vert central location. It might be a little difficult to find because it's "hidden" on a street. Good staff and breakfast. Great terrace.
Location is simply perfect, right in the most happening part of Istanbul and touristy attraction can be easily accessed walking (~30 min) or by tram/metro. Engin, the owner, will give you great tips for local cheap and delicious food, narguiles, good party spots and great local rooftop bars (where even a guy can enter solo), etc Good place to meet other travelers
Lovely staff, great atmosphere, very comfortable and clean, good location
I strongly recommend this hostel:) most of the stuff is very helpful and friendly, they are available 24/7. The location is also great! The next time I get to Istanbul I will defenitely stay again in Taksim Lounge hostel.
Excellent staff and location. No real complaints. Directions to hostel could be improved. Quite hard to find.
You need to take the metro or tram for go to the best places of estambul, but the buses from the airports leave you only 5 min walking from the hostel. The personal is very good, i am very happy with them. Relation quality price is ok! Taksim lounge is a very good hostel for people who wants to do tourism!
Good hostel, friendly and helpful staff. Located on a street near restaurants and nightlife,
Amazing stay, great people, sweet location, thanks for everything!
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One of the beste Hostels I´ve ever Been!! Central/Clean/Cheap Best Personal ever Greetings from Michelle & Fred
I love the days stay there. The atmosphere was excellent and I really like this hostel's style, feels like home and make people in there relaxed, and the staff were really nice too. The location is also good because it's located in the alleys around the Taksim square and there were many stores so you can always walk around.