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World House Istanbul

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“galata tower”(51 reviews)
“bed dorm”(10 reviews)
“shared bathroom”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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All reviewsgalata towerbed dormshared bathroomgreat locationfree wifi connectionfeta cheesecommon roombalcony overlookingperfect baseistiklal streetrestaurants and barstea coffeethe ground floorenjoyed my staywalking distanceevery morningby foot
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a nice time in this hostel. There was a really good and home-like atmosphere! The bathroom facilities were not good however: only one small bathroom (one room with a toilet and shower) per floor. I stayed here in february so it was not...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Good location , good staff , simple breakfast , great view( galata tower ) , good price . We stayed at 4th floor ( private room ),there is no elevator, so the stairs were a big problem , but the view was really cool .

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

It's really difficult to decide what is better: - amazing location: you can see one of the main city sights from your window (Galata tower) and you actually live at one of the sights - Kadiköy neighborhood is a must-visit area for lovers of street...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

I really enjoyed my time in this hostel!!! The staff is really helpful and friendly, especially Hakan. He is funny guy! We had great time together!!! Go with him to party, the beeeeeest!!! You are the best, canim :*

Thank Terezka M
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to stay when visiting Istanbul. Staff was especially kind and helpful. Special thanks to Laure, Hamid and Hakan whom made our stay even more enjoyable. The location is perfect in the Galata area.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$12 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$12 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (69)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (2)
Nearby
Beyoglu
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
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27 November 2017|
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Response from Abdulaziz A | Reviewed this property |
This is the email they sent me on aug 2017: “If you require an airport transport we are happy to arrange with our trustworthy and preferred service. The costs are as follows: Ataturk airport (1-2 people) : 25 EUR... More
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Response from Abdulaziz A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very safe to walk alone day and night. But for a female traveler at night; I do not recommend it after the stores are closed. Very near to unlock transport; please also note that buses and metro stop after 1am till 5am... More
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"Couples opt for the "Apartment" Rooms, you'll have to walk for breakfast but the view and the..."
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"Great Location in deed with great view. Coffee shop is a plus in the entrance."
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"Our room has a picturesque view of the Galata Tower; impressive!"
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"one small thing - it could be a little bit noisy at night if your room is facing the front, but nothing..."
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