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Metropolis Hostel

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Yeni Akbiyik Cad. Terbiyik Sok. No:24 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my stay at metropolis.was clean and quite.The view from roof top is amazing.Free buffet breakfast all you can it,fresh and tasty.hostel is located few minutes walk a way from hagia sophia and easy to walk other places as well.definetly worth money that I paid.I would reccomend to all budget travelers.

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North Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed a week in double room ensuite with sea view.Room was small but extremely clean,cozy and had nice view over looking bosphorus.Very friendly staff who orginised airport transfers, turkısh bath and bosphorus boat trip.roof terrace was the best part of the hostel,terific view,nice free breakfast(they also serve dinner,I recommend to try atleast once).I would definetly recommend to budget travelers who... More 

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had very enjoyable stay,Tthis place its extremely clean and facilities are new, My bed was comfortable and had reading light and plug by side. the room was air conditioned whichwas great.Free Breakfast on the roof was buffet and it was the best breakfast I had so far.Staff are very hospitable,wiling to help you anytime with directions tips andinfo about... More 

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Nice, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had enjoyable 5 nights in this cute hostel.Very friendly staff of the hostel and nice people that ı met in this place turned up my istanbul visit beyond my expectations, Very nice free breakfast served on the roof overlooking boshphorus,Location of the hostel was very central and it was in walking distance to most of the populer places in... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I stayed here for 5 nights. This is the awesome place to stay. The staff is very friendly and helpful. From the day one, I felt comfortable here. They provided me great amount tips and information on Istanbul. The rooms are neat and clean, and of decent size. The terrace has a great view, and comfy seatings. Every morning breakfast... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Nice rooms, small, clean, good shower- all you need for exploring Istanbul. Very close to Hagia Sophia and other attractions. Staff were always helpful and breakfast on the terrace was a great start to the day.

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San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I was traveling with a friend who has a jewish family name and during check-in the staff (or owner??) made some really rude and unwarranted remarks about jewish people, to which my friend just ignored. Then when I asked about what time is breakfast, he laughed and asked "You want rice? chicken feet?" (I'm half-asian). Needless to say we immediately... More 

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travelhard72, Manager at Metropolis Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Lovely Guest who actually never steped into the Metropolis Hostel, After reading your review we basicly scaned all the security cams that located at reception ( Guest mentioned that she has arrived in May so we did not get lazy and we did scan whole records of the May ) and we realized that this is a made up... More 

Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Stayed here while backpacking in Europe. I found the staff extremely helpful and the daily breakfast included was great. The rooftop was totally amazing! The location was great for exploring the city and major sites.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Great location, very close to the major sites and in a quiet street. Very clean dorm and shared bathroom, breakfast is ok. Food is really expensive though, so I would suggest to go to another area. Staff is not particularly helpfullexcept if you are a woman traveling alone... all things considered, not a bad place to stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Young couple, We were there for 4 nights all together in a 4 bed dorm. The rooftop is totally amazing I could have sat up there all day !! Super close to all the hustle and bustle of the istanbul city ! The staff were so helpful when we were there and even when I left my jacket behind they... More 

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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other – and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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