Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Additional Info:

Please note:
Cancellation Policy: 7 days before the arrival
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash only

Check In: 13.00 noon
Check Out: 11.00am

Breakfast is included.
Taxes are included.

Please advice about arrival time.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
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Property Description

Welcome to Cheers Lighthouse... Voted 10 Best Hostels in Europe According to the Travellers!!!

Introducing Cheers Lighthouse, the outcast of the Bohemian Cheers Hostel family. Lighthouse is for the more luxurious backpacker. Complete with ocean views and situated above a restaurant, Lighthouse has all the comforts for a relaxing stay but with the Cheers infamous friendly relaxed atmosphere.
Our hostel offers a comfortable, clean and budget stay in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Situated on the bustling cobbled streets of old city Istanbul. Our ocean view rooms over look the Asian side of Istanbul, Princess Islands, the Marmara Sea and the small Hagia Sophia. The downstairs restaurant is open all day for breakfast, lunch, dinner or tea, coffee and snacks.

We regularly organise social events in Cheers Lighthouse. And you are always welcome to visit our other properties.

This is a tourist hostel and as such we do not accept bookings by local residents.
Please note that we only accept dormitory guests between the ages of 10 and 40 years old.
We offer a variety of accommodation options. Private rooms are available for 1-4 people or the dormitory option for those wanting to make new friends. All rooms are newly renovated, air-conditioned complete with linen and towels and a suite room complete with Sauna, Jacuzzi and private balcony with million dollar views facing the Marmara Sea, Princess Islands and two lighthouses where we got the inspiration for our name.We also provide wifi and a Turkish style buffet breakfast in the cost of your room. All rooms have private bathrooms.
Our staff is here to help you plan your budget holiday in Istanbul and your future travels around Turkey. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.4

  • Security 9.7

  • Location 9.9

  • Staff 9.9

  • Atmosphere 9.7

  • Cleanliness 9.4

  • Facilities 9.4

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    29 Jan 2021
    Great Hostel with amazing staff and location. The rooms are very comfortable with a view to the sea, the food is very tasty, and can't really say enough good things about the staff. All of them are very helpful, joyful, and great to spend time with. Highly recommend it.
    Portugal, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    03 Jan 2021
    Very good ! Staff is very nice location is perfect I came back
    France, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    24 Nov 2020
    I can't complain I would highly recommend cheers lighthouse hostel to anyone I would definitely stay again I love cheers lighthouse touristic places just 10 min walk away aya Sofia Blue mosque sultanahmet tram station such a lovely hostel I have ever stayed
    Pakistan, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    01 Nov 2020
    Awesome hostel over looking the Aegean! The apple tea was delicious! Events going on almost every day. Definitely would recommend!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    22 Sep 2020
    This is hands down the best hostel I’ve ever stayed at. I stayed here last year and knew I had to come back. Perfect location with easy access to all main attractions,beautiful view of the Marmara sea and amazing breakfast. Big shout-out to Max for always making me coffee and Murat for always fixing any issues I have. The staffs here are so warm that it felt like I’m coming back home. It was fun to look back at pictures from last year. Will definitely be back (yes again😂)
    Mauritius, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    14 Aug 2020
    Staying in a nice place atmosphere/Vibe is chilled out facing the Marmara Sea in a room to myself at reasonable cost considering majority of the rooms have sea views. Have been here over a month and planning to stay. Exploring the nice cuisine here They have a nice wine list here local wines and local beer on draft . Staff is people friendly and speaking many languages. Nice to stay here as it's walking distance to Hagia Sophia and also you can walk by the Ocean or go for a walk or run.
    USA, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    10 Mar 2020
    Excellent location, close to all major attractions. Staff were awesome, the hostel had a great atmosphere, they always had an event everynight, I met alot of people and made friends with them. Its great for solo travelers. I will stay here again if I come to Istanbul.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 9.1


    18 Mar 2021
    Absolutely loved my stay in Cheers Lighthouse during my visit to Istanbul! The view of the water was amazing and the bar is very cozy and a great place to meet new friends. The staff are great. Special mention to Omur for being super helpful and friendly! I would highly recommend staying in Cheers on your next visit and look forward to visiting Istanbul again and staying there!!
    India, Male, 31-40
  • 9.1


    19 Aug 2020
    Such a wonderful hostel, with a beautiful view of the Sea of Marmara. The location was great and easy to walk to all of the main attractions, and the free breakfast every day was a treat. Kind staff and clean rooms. Would definitely come again. :)
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 8.3


    07 Nov 2020
    Corona didn't have much impact apart from the breakfast. But even for that the staff did their best to make a good one for everyone.
    Belgium, Male, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Jobs Board
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Steam Room
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant