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Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad. No:16 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Ranked #51 of 806 Specialty lodging in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thehostel is in the middle of the old town, touristic area, it's clean and cosy, there is a very nice vew from the terrace one sideIstanbul, the other side santa anna and the blue mosque ! loved my trip there, the people working there are really sweet :) Plus it's pretty cheap ! I'd for sure recommand this place to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

great location!! and beautiful scenery as u can get both the sea view and also the mosque view and clear and near. nearby all the famous areas in sultanahmet so its perfect for backpackers. enough for the money paidz

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice hostel with the best location in Sultanahmet at a very affordable price: less than 5 minutes walk till the Blue Mosque or Hagia Sophia. Very polite staff, cool rooms and oh, the view from the terrace: you can see the Blue Mosque on one side and the Marmaray sea on the other. The hostel also provides food services... More

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice stuff, great view and location. Price is good. The balcony is perfect. Very nice stuff, great view and location. Price is good. The balcony is perfect. Very nice stuff, great view and location. Price is good. The balcony is perfect.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice and pleasant stay at Nobel! The location was beyond amazing! I've been to Istanbul a number of times and the view from their terrace is by far the best in the Sultanahmet! Definitely would stay here again!

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Sochi, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

It was winter in Istanbul and there was snow! But I felt really comfortable staying in this hostel and the breakfast was way more than I was expecting. If you are looking for a nice place to stay I really recommens this place to stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Maybe a little quiet if you are with friends and looking for a party hostel vibe but definitely great for families or couples. The people working in the reception are really nice and helpful and the included breakfast is also great. Location is fantastic, two minutes from Aya Sofia and Sultanahmed.

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Valloire, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

It was my third trip in Istanbul, I try many places. This hotel is the best one with a perfect location. Good price and nice breakfast in the restaurant downstair. try de view from the roof, it's amazing ! You can see 360° with sea and the blue mosque. I will be back, it's sure

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

My family of 4 stayed at here for a quick trip through Istanbul. The location can't be beat for the price. We had a view of the Blue Mosque from our window (and from the rooftop). Most of the major sites are within easy walking distance. The people at the hostel were extremely helpful for all of our needs and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

it was my second time there. i paid just 12 eur per night with breakfast. it was very reasonable even if was high season. lady from restaurant was very polite and also other stuff. just imagine when u are sleeping in the dorm u just sea fantastic view of sea. very clean. roof top is amazing with a view of... More

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Address: Mimar Mehmet Aga Cad. No:16 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Staff are on hand 24 hours a day and will be delighted to help you with travel tips, taxi and airport pick-ups, luggage storage, fax service and currency exchange. This award winning hostel also provides a satellite TV lounge, and parking for bikes and cars. Istanbul Nobel Hostel & Guesthouse has a lively terrace cafe, where discounted food and drinks will get you in the party mood. Wireless Internet access is available to help you keep in touch with family, friends or colleagues and meeting facilities offer business guests the chance to work in peaceful surroundings in the heart of the city.If you want to spend a carefree holiday in Turkey in a clean and cosy guest house in the heart of the historic centre of Istanbul, Istanbul Nobel Hostel Guesthouse will be a truly perfect choice. ... more   less 
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