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Cumhuriyet Ave,(caddesi) Paparoncalli St(sokak) No:15 | Elmadag, Istanbul 34437, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Nice hostel and nice service. The owner,Talat, is a nice guy and also helpfull. Anna who help as guest receptiontist is helpfull too. The room is clean and comfort. You will fell like at home althought you are far away from home... I think this hostel is better than 4 star hotel.. Very recommended..

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Green House i, Owner at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Zenrra, It sounds like you had a great stay. We are comitted to create a homey atmosphere in Green House Hostel. We hope you make it back sooner than later! Yours sincerely, Talat More

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Alright guys, this is a kind of hostel you really want to stay in Istanbul. I lived in Istanbul for 5 years then went abroad for masters. We had to organize with my masters class a trip to Istanbul. So, I made my little brother literally go and check every single hostel in Istanbul. Afterwards, it was a very easy... More

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Green House i, Owner at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Tuğberk B, Thank you for taking your time out to review our hostel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Talat More

Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This hostel couldn't have fitted my needs better: we were looking for something price-friendly in a good location and what we got went way beyond that. The price and location were fantastic but we also got incredible service from the staff and as many extras as you can imagine. They gave us great advice on things to do and places... More

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Green House i, Front Office Manager at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Alison, Thank you for taking your time out to review our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Warm regards, Ana More

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We've stayed in the Green House hostel with a big group of international students for 9 nights in May 2014 and it was an unbelievable experience. Even though we enjoyed the city itself a lot, our stay in this hostel made our trip even nicer! The location is almost perfect - it is close to Taksim (and Taksim is where... More

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Green House i, Owner at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Antonisku, thank you for your kind words, positive comments and high rating. We look forward to hosting you again in the nearest future. Best regards, Talat More

Calgary, Canada
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I chose this hostel because of it's proximity to the Havatas bus (that takes you to the airport) and the cost because I was only in Istanbul for the day between flights. It was easy to find and I felt very safe in the neighborhood. The receptionist was fantastic and the rooms were clean and very well maintained, though I... More

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Green House i, General Manager at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the kind feedback following your brief stay with us. We pride ourselves on the warm welcome and quality at Green House Hostel and I am sorry if on this occasion it was anything other than perfect. Look forward to seeing you back here again soon. Kind regards, Talat More

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Went with a group of 19 students to Istanbul and stayed at this hostel. The experience was absolutely great! Everything you could ask for in a hostel. Clean, safe, cozy atmosphere, nice common area, good breakfast and an oh sooo hospitable and helpful staff! One of the best hostel experiences of mine for sure-- and I have travelled all major... More

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Green House i, Owner at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Leif, thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to host you. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you again in the near future! Best regards, Talat More

Essen, Germany
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

It was nice 9 meets there. We have got a lot of better than expected. The situation was in central from Taksim. The rooms were in order, W-lan we also had at the possession. Clean Hostel. Staff was very good and nice. Were for all guests there and cooperatively. The owner was is a good person, we have felt like... More

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Green House i, Owner at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at the Green House Hostel and my sincere appreciation to your comments on the Trip Advisor. It is our greatest pleasure to know that you have enjoyed your stay and felt like at home. We value our customer’s opinions about us to serve you in a better way. So should there be anything that... More

Athens, Greece
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Absolutly cosy and adorable place. It's clean, safe and center located. If I ever go back in Istanbul, it will be defenatly my first choise. Well done to Talat and Ana for the good job! Keep walking :-)

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Green House i, Front Office Manager at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Viki, Thank you for staying at the Green House Hostel and my sincere appreciation to your comments on the Trip Advisor. It is our greatest pleasure to know that you have enjoyed your stay. We all look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Warm regards, Ana More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We rented a suite for a week and we were extremely satisfied! Suite was modern, spacious, clean - there is a kitchen, but if you're planning to cook, you'll need to buy at least some cutlery. The stuff was really helpful, the location is great - really close to Taksim square, but far enough to enjoy our peaceful sleep.

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Green House i, Front Office Manager at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Maja, Thank you for the kind feedback following your stay with us. We pride ourselves on the warm welcome and quality at Green House Hostel and I am sorry if on this occasion it was anything other than perfect. We equipped our kitchens with ekstra cutlery. We will continue our best efforts to provide the best service for the... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I think the standard of the rooms is good compare to other hostels, or ok for the european standard. But the best thing about the hostel is the stuff, very very friendly, they almost read all your wishes from your eyes :) The location is also good, because you have the Havatas shuttlebus to both airports just around the corner.... More

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Green House i, Owner at Green House, responded to this review

Dear Kristina, thank you for your time to share your experience from Green House Hostel. Indeed there are only few stops of the Havatas shuttle bus in Istanbul and we are so lucky to be just 5 mnts away from one of them (Taksim). So there is ease access to/ from both airports. I'm happy that you enjoyed service by... More

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Address: Cumhuriyet Ave,(caddesi) Paparoncalli St(sokak) No:15 | Elmadag, Istanbul 34437, Turkey
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We are just 50 meters away from Havatash shuttle bus station in Taksim . Just walk on the Cumhuriyet Avenue after second traffic lights turn left to Nisbet Street. You are welcome to Green House Hostel. ... more   less 
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