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Eastwest Hostel

Eski Cicekci Sk. 20 | Galata, Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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Bodrum, Turkey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was really lovely staying here, staff, perfect music, sunny room with authentic view and overall perfect location. I would advise it to everyone who would love to be guided with best advices for city walks

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're planning to stay around Istiklal Street and are travelling on a budget, this place will prove worth the buck. Service was good, room, bedsheets, linens and toilet was clean. Only gripe was the hot water may get cut off unexpectedly, but staff was quick to respond. If you're staying on the second floor, the toilet bowl may feel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in EastWest Hostel for 1 night in a 3 bed dorm. The place is value for the price and the location of the hostel is fairly good if you wanna stay near Taksim Square. Short walking distance to shops and restaurants but about 30 minutes walk to the old city where the main tourist attractions are (although with... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This lovely hostel has an amazing location, meters away rom the main avenue, but on a calm street in the same time. Staff was amazing, with shiny smiling eyes and they had great taste in music, breakfast was more than enough. Rooms were clean, as in every hostel there were few problems with soundproof but it wasn't unbearable, i enjoyed... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I really do not understand all those people with great reviews. First of all the hostel is very small and the rooms do not look at all like on the pictures. Most of rooms are very small and placed on high storeys that you have to climb and carry your luggage through steep narrow stairs, there is no lift. Second,... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I stayed at the Eastwest Hostel for three nights. The hostel staff is cool, helpful and friendly. I 10 hours earlier than planned and they still made it possible for me to sleep in a different room. They also helped me find the way back to my bus company. I enjoyed the breakfast, which comes free. The common room in... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

perfect location very close to metro and the historical places, lovely kind and helpful people, clean stuff , very nice breakfast . satisfied for everything c u next time ... ı like eastwest hostel.... (y)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed 2 nights it was easy to find and centrally located. Staff were easy to deal with and very helpful. Our room was clean as was the communal area. We had breakfast which was included it was basic but good. Laundry facilities were good for a small charge. Wifi was ok.

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Thank you for your comment, hope to host you again, have a lovely day. More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Stayed here for 7 nights in a 4-bed dorm. The room was clean and big, and lockers were provided free of charge. The shared toilet was also very clean. The best part about this hostel was probably its great location, just next to Taksim Square and the pedestrian area, near where all the bars are. The social atmosphere within the... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I stayed in EastWest Hostel for few nights in a 6 bed dorm. The place is value for the price is good and the location of the hostel is excellent. Short walking distance to shops and restaurants and 10 minutes walk to the old city where all the tourist attractions are. Even though it's situated right in the vivid Taksim... More 

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