Cheers Hostel Istanbul is located in a perfect location right in the very heart of the Old City of Istanbul, in Sultanahmet. We are only 1 minute walking distance from the most famous sights like Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Underground Cistern and Topkapi Palace, not to mention the Grand Bazaar and many other sightseeing attractions of oriental Istanbul.
Our Istanbul hostel offers a comfortable, clean and budget stay in a warm and friendly atmosphere. In our lounge area with TV and free Internet & Wi-fi access, you can enjoy a cup of coffee or Turkish tea, read, play backgammon or have a good chat with the other international travelers visiting exciting Istanbul.
Our Wintergarden Panoramic Terrace Bar offers breathtaking views overlooking the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace and Taksim and is open all year long. In the summertime, you can enjoy a refreshing self-mixed Mojito on our bar while sunbathing and relaxing, or in the wintertime, enjoy a hot drink. Make yourself comfortable next to our cozy fireplace and have a glass of wine. We also serve a delicious Turkish breakfast buffet on the terrace.
Our hostel rooms are mostly 6,8 and 10 bed dormitories with individual lockers but we also have a number of budget double rooms, triple rooms, twin-bed rooms and family rooms.
Please note that some properties require a small deposit for a key or padlock to the lockers, although in most instances guests would be able to use their own padlock without charge.
There are common showers and bathrooms on the corridors. Private rooms have air-conditioning and dormitories have fans and all rooms have heating. Linen and towels are included.
Our helpful and friendly reception will try to make your stay as comfortable as possible.
We will help you with the latest information about the hippest clubs, restaurants and bars.
Check in noon
Check out 11.00 am
Payment by cash on arrival day
Please advice about arrival time
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle parking
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Card Phones
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Currency Exchange
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Games Room
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Late check-out
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Rooms
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Postal Service
- Reception (limited hours)
- Shuttle Bus
- Steam Room
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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How to get to cheers hostel
From Ataturk Airport:
1)the cheapest way: take the subway (M1A) to ZEYTINBURNU from the same station switch to to the tram (T1) and then take the tram to Sultanahmet direction.. Make sure you are going in the right direction! Get off at the Gulhane tram station.At the tram stop walk up the hill toward Aya Sofya,make a right between Zeynep Sultan Mosque and Don Yang Hostel.You will see the Cheers Hostel after about 40m.
2)Take 'Havatas bus' to 'Aksaray',then take tram to Gulhane.
3)You may take a taxi to the hostel. It takes approximately 20 minutes to get here.
4)We have a 24-hour airport pick up service. This cost is per reservation and is for between one and six persons in your reservation in total. It costs 30 euro (not 30 TL) We will need to know your airline, flight number, arrival date and time. Please also specify that you are arriving at Ataturk airport
From Sabiha Gokcen Airport:
1)Take 'Havatas bus' to Taksim square.From Taksim, take funicular to 'Kabatas' and from 'Kabatas' take tram to Gulhane.
2)Take 'Havatas bus' to Kadikoy Square,then get on the ferry to 'Eminonu' and take the tram to Gulhane.
3We have a 24-hour airport pick up service. We can collect you from Sabiha Gocken airport for 60 euros (not 60 TL). This cost is per reservation and is for between one and six persons in your reservation in total. We will need to know your airline, flight number, arrival date and time. Please also specify that you are arriving at Sabiha Gocken airport.
From Harem Bus Station:Take ferry boat to 'Eminonu' and then tram to Gulhane.
From Haydarpasha Train Station:Take boat to 'Eminonu' and then tram to Gulhane.
From Sirkeci Train Station:Take tram or walk to Sultanahmet.By walk it takes 20 minutes to here (just follow the tram line).
Cheers Hostel Istanbul boasts a prime location in the heart of the Historical Peninsula, within walking distance of many attractions including Saint Sophia,Blue Mosque,Basillica cistern,Topkapi Palace,Spice Market and the Grand Bazaar.