Hostels in Istanbul, Turkey

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Wabi Sabi Hostel Istanbul
8,9 Excellent
Papa Roncalli Sokak No: 34, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,8 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 397 reviews
8,9

Situated in Sisli, Bunk Hostel is within walking distance of several local tourist attractions, including the Istanbul Military Museum. This modern hostel is set in the heart of the city.

Cheers Hostel
9,1 Excellent
Zeynep Sultan Camii Sokak No 21, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,2 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 466 reviews
9,1

Located within a 10-minute walk of Istanbul Sirkeci Terminal, the hostel is an ideal base when in Istanbul. It is a short walk from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Hippodrome of Constantinople, plus provides views of the Hagia Sophia.

Nobel Hostel
7,3 Good
Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No:16, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
GoodBased on 460 reviews
7,3

Nobel Hostel Istanbul is located amongst Istanbul's well-known restaurants and eateries, just a brief walk from Cankurtaran Railway Station. It boasts views of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and provides a variety of amenities, including a rooftop terrace, an express check-in and check-out feature and free wireless internet.

Second Home Hostel
8,7 Excellent
Ebusuud Cad. No: 19, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,9 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 93 reviews
8,7

Located in Fatih, this hostel provides good value accommodation. It also offers meeting rooms, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

Hostel Bahane
Kadife Sk. 27/5, Istanbul, Turkey
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6,5 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Situated just a short walk from Moda Iikokulu Station, Hostel Bahane offers guests an ideal base when in Istanbul. It is conveniently located for those wanting to visit local attractions.

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Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Istanbul:R3 923/night
Cheapest price found:R32/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Sunday
R166 - R299
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R202 - R317
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hostels in Istanbul, Turkey

Bella Vista Hostel
7,6 Good
Bülbül Mahallesi, Turan Cd. No 50, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,1 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Conveniently located in the middle of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an excellent base in Istanbul. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

R162
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Puffin Hostel
8,4 Excellent
Sinanpasa Mah. Ihlamurdere Cd. Celebioglu Sk. No:11 Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,8 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Located amongst a range of well-known tourist attractions, shops and eateries, Puffin Hostel - Istanbul is ideal for those wanting to explore Istanbul and its surroundings. It also offers a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

R162
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Taksim Green House Hostel
8,0 Excellent
Cumhuriyet caddesi paparoncalli sok No 15 Elmadag/Taksim/Ist, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Located in the heart of Istanbul, Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul provides vibrant accommodation. It also offers a concierge, a 24-hour reception and free Wi-Fi.

R211
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Piya Hostel
7,2 Good
Sultanahmet Mh. Akbiyik Camii Sk. No.22, Istanbul, Turkey
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3,0 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Piya Hostel is set in Istanbul and is within a 10-minute walk of Cankurtaran Railway Station. It is situated a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Hagia Sophia and Hippodrome of Constantinople.

R227
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Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
8,1 Excellent
Cankurtaran Mh., Akbiyik Cd No:17, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

This relaxed hostel is located in Istanbul and is within walking distance of Cankurtaran Railway Station. It is situated a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Istanbul Archaeology Museums and Hippodrome of Constantinople.

R227
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Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
8,4 Excellent
Kamer Hatun Mah. Balik Sokak No7, Istanbul, Turkey
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0,6 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Strategically located in the centre of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an excellent base in Istanbul. It is moments from Istiklal Avenue, restaurants and nightlife options.

R243
Avg. per night
Antique Hostel & Guesthouse
8,5 Excellent
Kutlugun Sokak No:51 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

This hostel is located in Fatih, just a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and the Hagia Sophia. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a sun deck.

R243
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Metropolis Hostel & Guest House
Akbiyik Cad., Terbiyik Sk., No.24, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Metropolis Hostel & Guest House is located amongst Istanbul's tourist attractions, just a short stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. It is situated a brief walk from the Istanbul Archaeology Museums, Hippodrome of Constantinople and the Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

R243
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Facts about staying in Istanbul

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Istanbul?

    Istanbul hostels are R243/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In July is often the cheapest month to book, and in September is the most expensive month to book a hostel in Istanbul. Our users recently found hostels for R45/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in Istanbul for R201/night or less a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in Istanbul?

    Stay Inn Taksim Hostel is the best Istanbul hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Stay Inn Taksim Hostel has a rating of 8,4/10 from 530 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Istanbul Airport?

    Wabi Sabi Hostel Istanbul is 32,9 km away from Istanbul Airport, making it the closest Istanbul hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Istanbul is most popular to stay in?

    European Side is the most popular area of Istanbul to stay in. In the past year, 2% of HotelsCombined users looking for Istanbul hostels searched within European Side. Antique Hostel & Guesthouse is a popular hostel in European Side if you choose to stay in the area.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Istanbul closest to Galata Kulesi?

    Stay Inn Taksim Hostel happens to be the most popular Istanbul hostel near Galata Kulesi among our users. The Stay Inn Taksim Hostel has a current rating of 8,4 from 530 HotelsCombined travellers. Galata Kulesi is also conveniently located just 1,1 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a Istanbul hostel?

    Staying in a Istanbul hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in Istanbul tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.