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Sultan Hostel

Akbiyik Cad no 21, Istanbul 34400, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
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Ranked #47 of 824 Specialty Lodging in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the Sultan was our first stop on a 5 month trip through Europe. Although the hostel is a little dated in some aspects, it has everything you need and the staff are really fantastic. During our first night (we had a private room shared bathroom) the air con kept turning itself on and off, leaving the room... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this hotel for both backpackers and even families staying on a low budget. They have private rooms and dorms so there are people from different ages staying there. However, it can get loud at night if you are in one of the lower floors. The bar has a good vibe, breakfast is okay and wifi works fine.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Sultan Hostel for 3 nights as a couple travelling on low budget. Everything was OK and the location is perfect, however we had some problems to find it at first (don't forget to check it on GoogleMaps! :-). The staff is very friendly as it's the whole atmosphere in the hostel. The rooms are pretty small; just... More

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110 reviews 110 reviews
29 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Funky place on the main drag in this part of Istanbul. We didn't stay here, but had a number of drinks "after hours" (ours, not theirs- they are open as long as you want them to be!) well looked after the lovely Zaza. Like most of the people here- he worked long hours with no complaint. It was lovely to... More

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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostel is part of a pub on a charming, trendy cobblestone street close to some of Istanbul’s most iconic sites (Topikopi, Hagia Sofia, the Blue Mosque, etc.). Because of the pub downstairs, the noise-level may be a little higher than some people are used to, but the bustle is little more than a hum in the dorm rooms, unlikely... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a 6 bed dorm with 5 of my friends and we had a wonderful time. Great location, close to many sight seeing destinations and restaurants and it is great how the guests can relax in the restaurant/ bar area. Clean and simple spaces, just what the young or solo traveler needs.

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Kalkan, Antalya, Turkey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I have stayed in many cheapish hotels in the Sirkeci area of İstanbul, but this one definitely wins the prize for the worst. Although the position was great, as far as it was easy to get around from there, it was very noisy. When staying in a cheap hotel I don't expect the Ritz, but I do expect cleanliness. The... More

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Antalya, Türkiye, Avrupa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

One of my Dutch friend recommend me to stay in this hostel. I have stayed in a female dorm room private facilities which was really clean and comfortable. Also the stuff is helpfull and funny:)The location of this hostel is so central if you like to discover old part of town as BLue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Underground Cistern,Hippordrome...etc.They... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

It is one of the best place i stayed in Istanbul.Lovely personnel,clean place, great food, try meatballs.It is so close to Blue Mosque,Ayasofya,Topkapi Place. I really enjoyed my stay and suggest everybody.

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Doha, Qatar
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This place is incredible. It's the cleanest and most well kept hostel I think I've ever stayed in. The staff at the desk and in the adjoining pub are absolutely so lovable and fun, and you cannot get much closer to the incredible sights. We walked all over the place from here and seriously enjoyed our stay. Perfect for any... More

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Address: Akbiyik Cad no 21, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet - Old City
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