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New Backpackers

Akbiyik Cad. No:14/1, Istanbul Sultanahmet, Turkey (Sultanahmet - Old City)
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Ranked #96 of 823 Specialty Lodging in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014
Sam B Hossegor, France
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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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Hossegor, France
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90 reviews 90 reviews
25 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The new backpackers was in a prime spot in Sultanahmet, easy walking distance to the main tourist attractions cistern basilica, hagia sofia, blue mosque and grand bazaar. Our room was quite big and air con worked well, however it was really loud at night because it was over the street, but after long tourist days we slept ok. The staff... More

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Monterrey, Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This hotel/hostel has an incredible location from all the historic landmarks. The staff is very friendly and I emphasize VERY because they really are especially with women. But still it was a very pleasant experience and this was my second time in this hotel. The cafes and restaurants around will surely keep you busy.

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Sydney
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Location and value for money was fantastic, walking distance to the Blue Mosque and museums, also a lovely breakfast. My only problem was that on my last night the staff took my linen away as well as everything else that had been on my bed, thinking that I had left (despite the fact that I had paid for that night... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The room we had didn't have a door but we still felt very safe. The bathroom wasn't very clean and leaked a bit but overall the location and service (as well as free breakfast) made up for that. The breakfast was really good! And the staff were very friendly and charismatic

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

First of all , i spend 4 days and i wounder if i can come back again to spend more than 4 months and i will do sure one day i never feel that before it was as im at my home This place have some thing difrent they are special how they treat you as a family And they... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

A good hostel with the awesome staff and atmosphere. They give you lots of pleasant gifts during your stay.The rooms are nice, but it can be a little noisy in the evening. Breakfast is a little avarage.

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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

We had a fantastic time at New Backpackers, the staff were super helpful and really attentive, the dorm was clean and the breakfast yum. The dorm does get a bit of sound from outside so headphones / ear plugs might be a good idea if youre a light sleeper.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This place was awesome! The staff and atmosphere defiantly made up for the dorm we slept in (the basement, apparently private rooms were way nicer) but the beds were comfortable! The music from the street was very loud, nothing earphones didn't fix though. Breakfast was a little average, but the dinners were affordable and so good! Try the hummus! Flat... More

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Ludbreg, Croatia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

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
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

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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Address: Akbiyik Cad. No:14/1, Istanbul Sultanahmet, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet - Old City
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