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Chambers of the Boheme

#287 of 1,005 Hotels in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
Kucuk Parmak Kapi Sok. No:13, Istanbul 34433, Turkey
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Ranked #287 of 1,005 Hotels in Istanbul
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable bads, cleanliness of rooms and common areas, good wi-fi. Excellent location - 5 min from Taksim. Every morning I had wonderful freshly brewed coffee. Its also possible to take good breakfast in hostel at good price. Stuff are friendly, helpful, It was not my first experience of staying in hostels in Istanbul, but now Chambers of the Boheme -... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While the hostel's owner is incredibly personable, helpful, and kind, unfortunately the hostel barely lived up to the lonely planet hype. Staying in the large mixed dorm, there were two shared bathrooms, and perhaps the luck of roommates was not in our favor, but the cleanliness of the bathrooms was questionable. One toilet seat was broken, and one morning the... More 

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Goreme, Turkey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location. Ahmad is keen to give advice to prevent scams. I reserved an air conditioned room for a one-night stay. When I asked for the a.c. remote, the staff member said the air conditioning was broken, and that in fact all the air conditioners in all the rooms were broken. The power was on and in fact the air... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there with an Erasmus+ project and it was a great stay! The location is great (right next to Istiklal Caddesi, the overcrowded and a hot spot for Istanbul's nightlife) and even though it is so central, the alley where the hostel is was quiet and perfect for a good night's sleep in the center of European Istanbul, next... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During my Model United Nations Conference at Deuche Schule (German School Istanbul), I stayed at this hostel for 3 nights. First I have to say that the location is the best because it is both close to the taksim square (which has various transportation opportunaties) and beyoglu/sishane (main district that you can go with following the Istiklal Street - the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Istanbul was my first of many stops and I was a little nervous, but Chambers of the Boheme was easy to find and very accommodation. They let me check in straight away, helped me get a metro card, told me where to get money out, gave me a map, made me coffee and showed me some good restaurants in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

My friend's and I stayed here for 5 nights. The location is perfect. Close to Taksim, transport easily accessible, just of Istiklal, which is also great for night life. Ahmed and his staff are truly the most wonderful people. Great breakfast. Everything you need. I would really recommend anyone to stay here.

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Aarhus, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

My friend and I stayed here 5 days april 2015. Very helpful and friendly staff who have good advice for you, if you need it. Good beds and, important, your own individual locker to store your backpack in when you enjoy the city. The prices are very reasonable as well. Highly recommended backpacker option in this city and very close... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This hostel is close to Taksim square which is close to the havatas bus terminal. Just up from the busy shopping street this quaint hostel had the friendliest man in all of Istanbul. Ahmet went out of his way to ensure every single one of his guests were looked after and even chased us down the street to return a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We had a wonderful stay at Chambers of the Boheme. It was easy to get to from the airport and in a great location just off a busy, lively road right near Taksim Square with good connections to the metro and trams. The best part about the hostel though was not its great location but was in fact the staff!... More 

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