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World House Istanbul Reviews

Sahkulu mah. Galip Dede cad. No:85, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey

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92%

Rating
1614 Total Reviews
  • 91%Value For Money
  • 91%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 92%Atmosphere
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 87%Facilities

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100%

very pleasant venue and helpful staff excellent showers !!!!


97%

Staff are really nice, and show me the location and coach station, enjoying. Next time will come back.


100%

This was my fifth stay at this wonderful hostel in the centre of Istanbul. Great value for money, lovely rooms (mine had a balcony with a great view) and nice staff including Dennis at the reception desk :)


100%

I came from Dubai for a two day stay in Istanbul and I wanted to attend a concert. The tickets were sold out but on the day, Denniz from the front desk went with me to the venue door and helped me get a ticket! :) I was sooo happy to be able to attend it! Thank you so much and i am definitely reccomending the Hostel to my friends visiting the city!

  • 12th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Portugal
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

This hostel was really great. Very centrally located and a great place to meet other travelers. Very close to the night life and on one of the most active streets in Istanbul.

  • 4th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

I only stayed for three nights but absolutely enjoyed it. The location is the best of all. Right next to Galata Tower, 15 minutes walking distance to the New Mosque through Galata bridge, next to Istiqla and all the hustle and bustle of a city centre. Staff are all very friendly and helpful in terms of sorting out any needs of the travelers and giving out tips. People who stayed there all seem reasonable quiet and bubbly. A superb place to stay. Would like to stay there longer next time.

  • 3rd Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • China
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

My fourth time staying at this lovel hostel. Great location right in the centre, lovely atmosphere. Definitely recommended!


100%

i realy enjoyed my way in world hostel, the location is amazing and easy acces to all the tourist site in the city! I needed to book a flight to belgium and Deniz helped me book and print my ticket and explained to me how to get to the airport! Realy appreciated the help!

  • 30th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


83%

Good hostel, close to restaurants and shops and with easy access to the main attractions of Istanbul. You can reach anything walking or, if you want, you can take the tram down the road. The breakfast they offer is very simple, but enough. Had some problem with the shower though…water sometimes got suddenly cold or very hot. Its also a bit noisy if you are on the first room (n. 13) after the door that opens to the rooms. After all, would stay here again.


100%

The hostel is clean, staff is friendly, located in an excellent location. Especially Deniz has been extra helpful. He is also the person to know if you want to pub crawl. Ended up staying much longer than expected.


83%

Top location in Beyoglu, really near the bridge to the old Istanbul as well, good atmosphere and really nice lounge living room & coffee bar. The dorms and bathrooms are aways clean. Also, the hostel is near the clubs and nightlife in the city. The staff is very nice and helpful, recommended hostel in Istanbul!


100%

Fantastic location, beds were CLEAN (sheets and pillows smelled great!) and so were bathrooms (cleaned multiple times a day). Breakfast was of excellent quality, with fresh bread being brought in from local shops everyday, and eggs hardboiled every morning. Location was prime; centrally located to all the hotspots in Istanbul. Where this hostel really stands out is the staff though.. special shout out to GAYE. She is a rockstar.. made my stay at the hostel great, and the rest of turkey excellent

  • 22nd Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

Good location and friendly and helpfull staff. The only bad thing is that guests are not allowed to use kitchen, but they prepare breakfast and lunch for cheap prices.


100%

The place was great. Super location. Great staff. Did a bar crawl with Deniz which was a lot of fun.


100%

It's better to get to the hostel by the new subway line they opened. It only cost 8 TL and you need to make one switch. Exıt at the sıshane station and take the istıkal exıt (3 escalators up)


80%

Great location - near Galata Tower and Istaklal, and walking distance from Hagia Sophia. I used their taxi service arrangement from the airport, worked as advertised. Decent coffee ship right in the building. Breakfast was acceptable


91%

Loved it here! The staff was nice and helpful, the beds were comfy, and we even had a balcony in our room with a great view. Location is perfect for seeing the city on foot, and there are lots of great restaurants and bars in the neighborhood. I would definitely go back!


97%

Had a fantastic stay at World House Hostel - super friendly staff, nice rooms, clean bathrooms. There's a great cafe downstairs and comfy sofas, and the location is great, right in the centre of modern Istanbul and near some fantastic nightlife. Thanks for a great stay!


100%

This is the greatest hostel in all the land; good vibes, clean, secure, the whole shebang.

  • 8th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


100%

Best stay ever! Perfect location! Great staff, specially Deniz, always funny and helpful, specially with his pub-crawl event! On a serious note we had some back and forward changes going on with our booking and he managed it very professional without any hesitation and problems!!! Breakfast and Internet are included. And they kept it as clean as you can keep a hostel clean! It is definitely the Hostel to stay when visiting Istanbul!

  • 7th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


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