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Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
8,3 Excellent
Cumhuriyet caddesi paparoncalli sok No 15 Elmadag/Taksim/Ist, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 224 reviews
8,3

Located in the heart of Istanbul, Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul provides vibrant accommodation. It also offers a tour desk, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

Piya Hostel
Piya Hostel
7,3 Good
Sultanahmet Mh. Akbiyik Camii Sk. No.22, Istanbul, Turkey
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3,0 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
GoodBased on 210 reviews
7,3

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.

Metropolis Hostel & Guest House
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.

Bunk Hostel
Bunk Hostel
8,3 Excellent
Papa Roncalli Sokak No: 34, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,8 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 13 reviews
8,3

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.

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
8,0 Excellent
Cankurtaran Mh., Akbiyik Cd No:17, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 801 reviews
8,0

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse is located amongst Istanbul's popular restaurants and cafés, just a brief stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. Just moments from the Hagia Sophia, it features air-conditioned rooms with free wireless internet.

Bella Vista Hostel
Bella Vista Hostel
8,1 Excellent
Bülbül Mahallesi, Turan Cd. No 50, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,1 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 478 reviews
8,1

Located in the centre of Istanbul, Bella Vista Hostel is within an easy walk of Cicek Pasaji, Taksim Square and the Monument of the Republic. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

Cheers Hostel
Cheers Hostel
9,0 Excellent
Zeynep Sultan Camii Sokak No 21, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,2 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 335 reviews
9,0

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
Nobel Hostel
8,1 Excellent
Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No:16, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 682 reviews
8,1

Nobel Hostel Istanbul is located amongst Istanbul's well-known attractions and landmarks, 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
Second Home Hostel
8,8 Excellent
Ebusuud Cad. No: 19, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,9 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 135 reviews
8,8

Situated in Fatih, Second Home Hostel offers stylish accommodation with state-of-the-art amenities. It also features a 24-hour reception, luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.

Antique Hostel & Guesthouse
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 
ExcellentBased on 591 reviews
8,5

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.

Tips for booking a hostel in Istanbul

Cheapest month:July
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Istanbul:R267/night
Absolute cheapest price found:R64/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Friday
R166 - R328
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R243 - R289
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Istanbul hostels

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Piya Hostel
Piya Hostel
7,3 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.

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Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
8,3 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 tour desk, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

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Nobel Hostel
Nobel Hostel
8,1 Excellent
Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No:16, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Nobel Hostel Istanbul is located amongst Istanbul's well-known attractions and landmarks, 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.

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Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
8,6 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.

5
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
8,0 Excellent
Cankurtaran Mh., Akbiyik Cd No:17, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse is located amongst Istanbul's popular restaurants and cafés, just a brief stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. Just moments from the Hagia Sophia, it features air-conditioned rooms with free wireless internet.

Cheapest hostels in Istanbul

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Piya Hostel
Piya Hostel
7,3 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.

R112
Avg. per night
Bella Vista Hostel
Bella Vista Hostel
8,1 Excellent
Bülbül Mahallesi, Turan Cd. No 50, Istanbul, Turkey
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1,1 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Located in the centre of Istanbul, Bella Vista Hostel is within an easy walk of Cicek Pasaji, Taksim Square and the Monument of the Republic. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

R112
Avg. per night
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
8,3 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 tour desk, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

R128
Avg. per night
Antique Hostel & Guesthouse
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.

R144
Avg. per night
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
8,0 Excellent
Cankurtaran Mh., Akbiyik Cd No:17, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse is located amongst Istanbul's popular restaurants and cafés, just a brief stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. Just moments from the Hagia Sophia, it features air-conditioned rooms with free wireless internet.

R160
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Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
8,6 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.

R176
Avg. per night
Cheers Hostel
Cheers Hostel
9,0 Excellent
Zeynep Sultan Camii Sokak No 21, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,2 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

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.

R192
Avg. per night
Nobel Hostel
Nobel Hostel
8,1 Excellent
Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No:16, Istanbul, Turkey
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2,7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Nobel Hostel Istanbul is located amongst Istanbul's well-known attractions and landmarks, 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.

R224
Avg. per night

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Istanbul hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Istanbul?

    Istanbul hostels are R268/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In October is often the cheapest month to book, and in August is the most expensive month to book a hostel in Istanbul. Our users recently found hostels for R77/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in Istanbul for R165/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 8,6/10 from 542 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Istanbul Airport?

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

  • What is the most popular hostel in Istanbul closest to Sultanahmet Meydani?

    Nobel Hostel happens to be the most popular Istanbul hostel near Sultanahmet Meydani among our users. The Nobel Hostel has a current rating of 8,1 from 682 HotelsCombined travellers. Sultanahmet Meydani is also conveniently located just 0,3 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.