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Bahaus Guesthouse

210 reviews
Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“rooftop bar”(13 reviews)
“each bunk”(4 reviews)
“bed dorm”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 19 April 2014

I was in Istanbul last week and happened upon Bahaus Hostel. Little did I know that I was stepping into more than just an accommodation, but also new friendships. The staff greeted me by name and made everything really personal. Tony happened to be doing...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2014

This centrally located hostel is ideal for backpackers, which require neither luxury nor tourist treatment. Simple but clean rooms, a rooftop terrace with incredible views of the Bosphorus and a relaxed family atmosphere make the appeal of Bahaus hostels. Helpful and hospitable owners, travelers from...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2014

What to say about ole Bahaus.... I have stayed at this hostel four times since 2007 and twice at Bahaus Get-Away in Dalyan. Neco, the owner, goes to great lengths to ensure that Bahaus Istanbul (and Dalyan) are updated and as modern as a hostel...More

Thank Wesley B
Reviewed 25 February 2014

I loved Bahaus. The staff were so friendly and by the end of my stay here - I felt like I had made awesome friends with the people who worked here. The rooftop area was great. Very Turkish and really comfy. Breakfast was pretty basic...More

Thank Tori R
Reviewed 11 February 2014

The best thing about this hostel is definitely the location. Just 5 min walk from Sultanahmet (where you can find the Blue Mosque, Aya Sofia, Topkapi palace, Basilica's cisterns...). The second one is the staff. "Boss" (the owner), Bari (the barman/ pub-crawler) and the kid...More

Thank Eduardo K
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Airport Transportation
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Price range
US$15 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$15 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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
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"All rooms are good rooms!"
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"4 person dorms get booked faster and have a few more perks than 8 person dorms but may end up in an 8 person..."
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"Ask in the reception for tips about where to go."
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"All the rooms are good. Choose a dorm with a private bathroom for more convenience"
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