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World House Istanbul

Galip Dede Cad. No:85 Galata, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
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Ranked #69 of 825 Specialty Lodging in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very well located, clean and safe place. Good for backpackers, nothing to worry about. Shared space is a bit small, but anyway you need the place mainly for sleeping as you need to get out to discover Istanbul! ;) A little pricy compared to other Asian/Middle East cities though, around 20-25 Euros for the cheapest option (8-bed dormitory.)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I Stayed here earlier this summer, the staff is extremely helpful and friendly, they go above and beyond to make sure you are happy and comfortable. The Breakfast is wonderful, and the establishment is very cleanly and well kept.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hostel is located in a great spot neat Galata Tower in Istanbul. Walking distance to metro and Taksim Square. My friends and I got the "4 bed" private room with private bathroom. They said would change/improve it. The "4 beds" as one twin bed, one full bed, and a couch. Wasn't our definition of 4 bed private room, maybe... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is right in the centre of new town - short walk to the main street and its pretty cheap. The rooms were a little hot but they had good fans. It is a quiet place to get some sleep, and the breakfast was great. Kitchen staff work really hard, even doing your dishes for you. Probably the best... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good hostel. It's been highlighted in several newspapers and gets good reviews. I have a few slight issues though. Compared to our hostels in Tbilisi (Why Not? Tbilisi Legend Hostel) and Yerevan (Penthouse Hotel & Hostel), the guys at World House were slightly less helpful, and the location was more cramped (tiny shower cubicles, no real communal... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was perhaps one of the best hostels I've ever stayed in. Very clean, polite staff and good breakfast is also included. I stayed in the mixed dorm which was great and even more importantly the showers and toilets were all very clean. The hostel is located in the centre of Karakoy and is next to the Galata tower and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I stayed at World House for my first two nights in Turkey. It was the perfect place to begin my Turkish adventure! The staff is wonderful; very welcoming and helpful! Denis, one of the employees of world house, was a very helpful and even took a few of us out to a local restaurant to try mezzes and Raki. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My sister and I stayed in a private room at this hostel, so I can't speak to the shared dorm facilities. The room was simple and clean. The staff was attentive, always willing to help their guests by booking tours and suggesting restaurants. The breakfast was amazing every day with home made jam and Turkish tea. The common area is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I'd like to say thanks again for all the staff and congratulations for the owners who mantain a very friendly and welcoming place located at such amazing area. I stayed for two nights with my wife in a spacious 8 beds dormitory, which was spotless clean. We were offered even a breakfast before our check in time thanks to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I stayed here with a group of 6 friends for 3 days in June. We had an awesome time! The hostel is about average as far as facilities go, the bathrooms could use some updating. What really makes this is the staff - they were all so helpful and friendly! Dennis told us about a great place to eat, Taven... More

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Address: Galip Dede Cad. No:85 Galata, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 16
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