Mystic Simurgh Hostel

Huseyin Aga Mah. Buyuk Bayram Sok. No:13 Taksim, Beyoglu/Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey, Distance from city centre: 2.2km
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Rating: 83%from 7 reviews

  • 82%Atmosphere
  • 85%Staff
  • 88%Security
  • 71%Cleanliness
  • 94%Location
  • 88%Value for money
  • 74%Facilities
Mystic Simurgh Hostel is located at the heart of Istanbul, Taksim. We are at the centre of the busy and lively pedestrian street Istiklal Caddesi, and walking distance from the notable cafes, bars, night clubs, restaurants, theaters and galleries of the city.

If you are looking for lusty entertainment, late night welcome and lost in crowd a central and cheap place to stay at, Mystic Simurgh Hostel is the right address for you.

- There is free Internet access all day long.
- Sheets and towels are included in the price, as coffee and tea.
- You can wash your laundry for a low price.
- There is also hot water available all day long.
- You can drink Turkish tea and play Backgammon with new friends in our newly furnished common room.

Please Note:
- We are located at the center of Istanbul's night life and shopping area. This means that on weekend nights, and on some nights during the week, it may get loud outside the hostel. For this reason, we recommend you to bring a pair of earplugs in order to have a comfortable sleep.
- Please note that our double rooms have one large bed for two people, not two single beds.
- If you do not enjoy making new friends from all over the world, or if you are looking for a place as comfortable as a hotel, we suggest you to not book our hostel.
-there is a cat in the hostel (it's matter at the case of allergy)

- Our reception is open 24/7. If anything bothers you during your stay, or if you have any questions or problems, do not hesitate to contact the front desk. We will do our best to make you feel at home.

Check out: 11:00
Check in: 14:00
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- Payments are made in cash upon arrival.
- There is no curfew so feel free to come and go 24 hours a day.
Looking forward to welcome you at Mystic Simurgh!

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Bicycle parking
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This 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.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please keep in mind that all check in is at 1 pm and check out at 11 am.
We reserve the right to cancel bookings in the case of racist, sexist, homophobic, discriminatory, violent or aggressive behaviour.Our location is in the center of the shopping and party zone of Istanbul.That means that on weekend nights (sometimes during the week) it can get loud and noisy outside.
Upper age limit for Simurg Hostel is 55.
Alcohol can be consumed in the rooms or lobby.
However, Simurg Hostel is smoke free.
Breakfast not included.

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Address:
huseyin aga mahallesi,
buyuk bayram sokak no:13,
taksim beyoğlu istanbul,
Istanbul,
Turkey
34435



To arrive Mystic SIMURGH From Sabiha Gokcen Airport
First Option: You can use the paid shuttle service (Havatas) provided by Turkish Airlines to come to TAKSİM. The ticket for the Havatas bus is approximately 4,5€ (13 Turkish Lira). When you arrive Taksim, you will see a wide street crowded with people and called İstiklal Caddesi. If you wont see it, you can ask anybody for it is a very well known street. Keep on Istiklal Street approximately for 5 minutes and you will see the huge white building on your right: Demiroren Shopping Mall. The second road after passing the shopping mall is called BALO sokak. Keep in mind that there is HALK BANK on the corner of the road. Just turn right from here. After a short walk on Balo street take the first right. This street is called Buyuk Bayram Sokak. And you will see the huge odda HOTEL on your left once you enter Buyuk Bayram Street. Mystic SIMURGH will appear after a few steps on your right: Number 13.

Second and more costly option: You can take a taxi. However we believe it is not necessary. It will cost you approximately 40€. The price might decrease depending on your bargaining performance, but no much. Still, if you take a taxi, you can ask the driver to call the hostel and we can explain the address directly to him.

To arrive Mystic SIMURGH From Ataturk Airport
First Option/SHUTTLE: You can use the paid shuttle service (Havatas) provided by Turkish Airlines to come to TAKSİM. The ticket for the Havatas bus is approximately 3,5 (10 Turkish Lira). When you arrive Taksim, you will see a wide street crowded with people and called İstiklal Caddesi. If you wont see it, you can ask anybody for it is a very well known street. Keep walking on Istiklal Street approximately for 5 minutes and you will see the huge white building on your right: Demiroren Shopping Mall. The second road after passing the shopping mall is called BALO sokak. Keep in mind that there is HALK BANK on the corner of the road. Just turn right from here. After a short walk on Balo street take the first right. This street is called Buyuk Bayram Sokak. And you will see the huge Odda HOTEL on your left once you enter Buyuk Bayram Street. Mystic SIMURGH will appear after a few steps on your right: Number 13.
Second Option/METRO: From the airport you can take the metro to AKSARAY. (The ticket for metro is 3 Turkish Lira, approximately 1 €. You can ask for the bus to TAKSIM once you arrive Aksaray. You can come to Taksim by bus or yellow minibus. They also cost approximately 1€. You should tell the driver that you want to get off at Omer Hayyam otobus durağı (bus station). If he doesn't get it, tell him it is across BEYOĞLU EMNİYET Mudurlugu (Beyoğlu Police Station). Balo Street is right next to the bus station, on the right. After entering Balo Street, take the second street on your right. This street is called balo street Bayram Sokak where Mystic SIMURGH is situated. You will see its sign on the right after a few steps.
Third Option: If you find the second option too complicated you can get off from the bus or minibus at Taksim square. When you arrive Taksim, you will see a wide street crowded with people and called İstiklal Caddesi. If you won't see it, you can ask anybody for it is a very well known street. Keep walking on Istiklal Street approximately for 5 minutes and you will see the huge white building on your right: Demiroren Shopping Mall. The second road after passing the shopping mall is called BALO sokak. Keep in mind that there is HALK BANK on the corner of the road. Just turn right from here. After a short walk on Balo street take the first right. This street is called Buyuk Bayram Sokak. And you will see the huge odda HOTEL on your left once you enter Buyuk Bayram Street. SIMURG will appear after a few steps on your right: Number 13.

Fourth and the ideal option/PUBLIC BUS: You can take the direct bus from Ataturk Airport to Taksim. You can easily find where Taksim buses are by asking any local people, staff or passenger. Bus ticket is approximately 1€. You should tell the driver that you want to get off at Omer Hayyam otobus durağı (bus station). If he doesn't get it, tell him it is across BEYOĞLU EMNİYET mudurlugu (Beyoğlu Police Station). Balo Street is right next to the bus station, on the right. After entering Balo Street, take the second street on your right. This street is called Buyuk Bayram Sokak where Mystic SIMURGH is situated. You will see its sign on the right after a few steps. OR if you find it too complicated you can get off from the bus at Taksim square. When you arrive Taksim, you will see a wide street crowded with people and called İstiklal Caddesi. If you won't see it, you can ask anybody for it is a very well known street. Keep walking on Istiklal Street approximately for 5 minutes and you wiill see the huge white building on your right: Demiiroren Shopping Mall. The second road after passing the shopping mall is called BALO sokak. Keep in mind that there is HALK BANK on the corner of the road. Just turn right from here. After a short walk on Balo street take the first right. This street is called Buyuk Bayram Sokak. And you will see the huge odda HOTEL on your left once you enter Buyuk Bayram Street. Mystic SIMURGH will appear after a few steps on your right: Number 13.

Located Near

Mystic Simurgh Hostel is at the heart of Istanbul. By foot our hostel is only 1 minute away from bars and nightclubs and other entertainment areas of Kucuk Beyoglu and Nevizade, 5 minutes from tram and metro stations.

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