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Akbiyik Cad. No:14/1, Istanbul Sultanahmet, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ludbreg, Croatia
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New Backpackers has a perfect location. A few minutes away from Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque situated in a charming street of Sultanahmet. Very easy to find. Nice room with a private bathroom. Good breakfast included in the price. Every time we had tee or coffee it was for free. They have a restaurant called Siva and they serve... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I spend 6 days at Siva. (they have a back packers too) there is no other restaurant like this - The staff and owner are beyond kind. They make such an effort to make it a personal visit. I saw the same people arriving over and over to eat at Siva. There is a reason for that - the service... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

good and clean rooms with pravite bathrooms. very nice breakfat for free.they have a restaurant serve really good food and good prices staff are very friendly and helpfull.they help me and gave me good tips and ideas about the city and this hostel has a perfect location

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Shanghai, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

The best thing about this hostel is the location - as other reviewers have stated, it is located within a 5-10 minute walk of the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, and Blue Mosque. There are also numerous restaurant options on the street where the hostel is, and there is a convenience store right next door which seemed to always be open.... More

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Shanghai, China
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

My trip to Istanbul was made even more memorable by my stay at New Backpackers. The hostel is located in the heart of everything. The Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Grand Bazaar and the Tram are all a couple minutes walk away. Also there are so many restaurant options right outside the hostel, including their restaurant, The Siva Cafe...where... More

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Munich, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

For the second time, I booked this hostel. The location, the people and accommodation have convinced me.The location is perfect, right next to the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and the Topkapi Palace. In the same street there a lot of nice restaurants and pubs. But the best restaurant belongs to the hostel: Siva restaurant. Very delicious turkish food and nice... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

My partner and I stayed here in Sept 13. We looked at. Few hostels and hotels online before heading to Istanbul and decided to walk around and inspect a few once we arrived. Arkan was very friendly when we approached him about availability. He showed us his rooms which were much nicer than several other hostels we had viewed. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in dorm room for 3 nights which had air conditioning which was really good to have. Rooms were clean and big bathroom. The staff working for the backpackers and cafe joined on were so nice and friendly-food is good also. Location is great right next to blue mosque etc maybe 2 min walk. Overall felt safe and had... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

l have stay there last wınter ıts lıttle late recomendetıon but the hotel just a so nıce frıendly staff clean rooms and they allways offered us teas or apple teas and the place on the very fantastıc streat bouth sıde hotels restaurants and only 2 mınuts far from hıgha sophıa or topkapı palace l recomend every one very nıce place... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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157 reviews 157 reviews
50 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

I stayed here in a double room for 3 nights. The room was really nice, there was a comfy bed and a big couch too. The bathroom was really clean and the shower was great. The breakfast which is included is nice and a good start to the day. There is a small terrace which you can see both The... More

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New Backpackers Hotel Istanbul
Address: Akbiyik Cad. No:14/1, Istanbul Sultanahmet, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet - Old City
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Ranked #76 of 689 Specialty lodging in Istanbul
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