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Taksim Sofa Hostel

Kuloglu Mah. Aga Kulhani Sok. No:5 Cihangir, Beyoglu, Istanbul 34433, Turkey
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Staying at Taksim Hostel was a great decision. The staff is wonderful, helpful beyond compare and it is easy to stay longer than expected, be aware :) The location is not directly located in the main tourist square of old town and especially because of that, it is most charming. In those few days there were a lot of musicians... More 

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Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice hostel to stay :) Good location on the European shore, many nice international people there and staff was very kind and helpful. It was a bit too cold during the nights, but that's what you get for going to Istanbul during a snowstorm..!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

nice and cool staff there! I stayed there around 3~4 nights, I met many cool travelers there. I had a good time there.I would like to visit there again! If you visit Istanbul, you cannot miss it. Just book several nights there and enjoy it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taksim Sofa was the last hostel I stayed in after a 3 month backpacking journey. It had everything a backpacker needs & was a great place to meet & make friends with other travellers. The staff were so awesome & helpful - one made me lunch on my first day there & the other took me out for Turkish tea... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend this hostel! Free wifi in the bedroom. Hot showers. Very cool and helpful staff, they give you maps and advices about routes, transportation, things to do and places to eat. Well located, clean...

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Baleal, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No really, this place is special. Staff/owners/guests MAKE a great hostel & it happens here. Mix of cool locals & cool guests. Best location, eating places w/in 20 meters, great chill vibe. Inexpensive. Wi-fi, small kitchen, a real backpackers' gem. Met out-of-this-world people here. Booked for 3 nights but stayed for 20 nights (worked on Indian visa). I've worked/managed in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What makes this hostel special is, of course, the staff! The owner, Nathan, really hires the best, they are so friendly and helpful that from the first moment you feel totally at home. It's a really good place for meeting other travellers, too. The location is also really good - close to everything, but kind of out of the way,... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend Taksim Sopha to anyone looking to visit central Istanbul. Amazing location, just off of Istiklal. It's definitely more than a hostel. The way Nathan and his staff run Taksim Sopha, it feels more like home than anything else and attracts the coolest of travellers! The staff is so involved with the hostel and everyone in it, it's... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are 2 guys from Oman we stayed there for the NY in taksim Sofa..... The hostel is in good location exept the steap hill you need to climb every time you go to Istiklal street. But its close maybe 10 mins of walk up and u will be in Taksim Square and 15 mins of walk diwn and u... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is no ordinary hostel. It's a great hostel. The staff is friendly. The location is great. The fancy dress costumes are amazing. If you have a positive spirit, you can feel as free as a bird when you stay here. Wonderful place to have as a base to explore this amazing city...

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Address: Kuloglu Mah. Aga Kulhani Sok. No:5 Cihangir, Beyoglu, Istanbul 34433, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 24
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