Best Island Hostel

Cankurtaran Mah.Kutlugun Sok.no 5 Sultanahmet Ista, Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey, Distance from city centre: 1.9km

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Rating: 76%from 13 reviews

  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 72%Staff
  • 78%Security
  • 61%Cleanliness
  • 95%Location
  • 76%Value for money
  • 69%Facilities
We offer cheap and comfortable accommodation with experienced and friendly staff who will make you feel at home during your vacation! We offer double rooms and 6-, 7- and 16-bed male and female dorms in our hostel, including linen. There is a shared bathroom on each floor, while each room has a private key. We also provide a secure safe for your valuables.Guest kıtchen is have extra charge in the paid 5 tl.(11 bed sharedtent breakfast not ıncluded) and 11 shared tent you sleep wıth sleepıng bag ıf ıts rain you shut move ınsıde other cheaps dorm 16 bed dorm but you need to gıve extra (towel extra 5 tl)

Located in the heart of Istanbul, in Sultanahmet, our hostel is near the Blue Mosque, St Sophia and Topkapi Palace. It is also within walking distance of many popular tourist spots such as the Grand Bazaar, the Underground Cistern, the Turkish baths and much more.

We host BBQ parties on our terrace overlooking the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and the Marmara Sea. In fact, our terrace is one of the only places in Istanbul where you can eat a local Turkish breakfast while gazing out at these sights! Plus, we offer free Turkish tea and coffee.

With no curfew, we welcome you to hang out and meet people from all over the world in our warm and friendly hostel. We have free internet and Wi-Fi as well as a big screen TV with cable. Our reception desk are happy to help you with your travel plans, organising international and domestic flights, local tours, dinner cruises, and daily and weekly tours of Troy, Gallipoli, Cappadocia, Ephesus, and Pamukkale. We can also sort out tickets for a belly dance show and dinner!

Come visit us at the Best Island Hotel, where our motto is, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living. We offer a 5% discount to groups of more than 20 people!

Please note: International guests only- ID required at check in


With no curfew, we welcome you to hang out and meet people from all over the world in our warm and friendly hostel. We have free internet and Wi-Fi as well as a big screen TV with cable. Our reception desk are happy to help you with your travel plans, organising international and domestic flights, local tours, dinner cruises, and daily and weekly tours of Troy, Gallipoli, Cappadocia, Ephesus, and Pamukkale. We can also sort out tickets for a belly dance show and dinner!

Come visit us at the Best Island Hotel, where our motto is, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.We offer a 5% discount to groups of more than 20 people!

We offer cheap and comfortable accommodation with experienced and friendly staff who will make you feel at home during your vacation! We offer double rooms and 6-, 8- and 12-bed male and female dorms in our hostel, including linen. There is a shared bathroom on each floor, while each room has a private key. We also provide a secure safe for your valuables.

Located in the heart of Istanbul, in Sultanahmet, our hostel is near the Blue Mosque, St Sophia and Topkapi Palace. It is also within walking distance of many popular tourist spots such as the Grand Bazaar, the Underground Cistern, the Turkish baths and much more.

We host BBQ parties on our terrace overlooking the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and the Marmara Sea. In fact, our terrace is one of the only places in Istanbul where you can eat a local Turkish breakfast while gazing out at these sights! Plus, we offer free Turkish tea and coffee.

With no curfew, we welcome you to hang out and meet people from all over the world in our warm and friendly hostel. We have free internet and Wi-Fi as well as a big screen TV with cable. Our reception desk are happy to help you with your travel plans, organising international and domestic flights, local tours, dinner cruises, and daily and weekly tours of Troy, Gallipoli, Cappadocia, Ephesus, and Pamukkale. We can also sort out tickets for a belly dance show and dinner!

Come visit us at the Best Island Hotel, where our motto is, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living. We offer a 5% discount to groups of more than 20 people!

Cancellation Policy

1.Cancellations must be made 48 hours prior to arrival. Late cancellations or no-shows will be charged for the first night stay. No penalty for cancellations up to 48 hours.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Card phones
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Currency exchange
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Taxes not included
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Check-in: 11:00am
Check-out: 10:30am

Payment is by cash or credit card upon arrival.

Cancellation Policy

1.Cancellations must be made 48 hours prior to arrival. Late cancellations or no-shows will be charged for the first night stay. No penalty for cancellations up to 48 hours.

Please note: International guests only- ID required at check in

Directions
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From the Airport:
Follow the signs to the metro stop in the airport. Take the Metro to the last stop, 'Aksaray.' Leave the Metro, and follow the signs to the 'Tram' - you will have to walk about five minutes to make the transfer. Take the T1 Tram from the Yusufpasa stop towards Kabatas, and get off at 'Sultanahmet' stop. Follow the Tram line and find yourself at the large plaza, with the Haga Sophia (Red Mosque) on your left and the Sultanahmet (Blue Mosque) on your right. In between you will see a large fountain. Cross the plaza between the two sites, and go to the left towards the far side of Haga Sophia. once past the Haga Sophia, take the first right, and the hostel will be on the left halfway down the block. If you get lost - ask for directions to the Four Seasons, and see below.

Alternatively, from the last stop of the Metro (Aksaray) you can take taxi and ask the driver to take you to the Sultanahmet Four Seasons Hotel, and see below.

From the Four Seasons:
Looking at the door to the Four Seasons, walk to the right to where the road ends in a T - turn left at the T. The hostel will be a block ahead on the right.

Located Near

Best Island Hostel is very close to historic sites such as Saint Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome and elsewhere. You can reach anywhere you want to go within 5 or 10 minutes by walking. Best Island Hostel is central to all public transportation.

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