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Metropolis Hostel

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Dining (30)
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
Rooftop Terrace
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness centre
About Our Hostel,The entire hostel was completely renovated inside and out in November 2013. we put in new bathrooms, new beds (with an individual reading light and electrical outlet), new furniture, new floors and new decorations.We also installed new doors which close without making...
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Yeni Akbiyik Cad. Terbiyik Sok. No:24 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
14.3 km to Ataturk Airport
183 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.3 km from Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
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All reviewsfree breakfastcleaned dailynice and clean roomsblue mosquerooftop terracewould definitely stay here againsafe areawifi connectionsultanahmet districtthe location is perfectmain attractionstopkapi palaceold townkeybasementheart
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I initially had booked a different hostel and had to switch last minute due to some complications and honestly I don't believe I could have chosen better! Upon entering the charming old style building, I met Caesar at the front desk. He gave me all...More

Thank alyssa m
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

This hostel was easy to find and get to from Ataturk Airport using the public transport network. It was right in the heart of Sultanahmet district so a great atmosphere with tonnes of restaurants, shops and the big attractions (aya Sophia, Topkapi Palace & blue...More

1  Thank Annie E
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice place where stay, 5 min walk to the interesting spot of Istanbul! Breakfast was good and served in a awesome terrace with a wonderful view! For sure I’ll come back again! Highly recommend this place!

1  Thank Simone S
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This hostel which is very well located is definitely a 10 out of 10. Hostel is a few minutes away from main attractions. The rooftop has a beautiful view and is also a good way to socialise with other people. Stayed in a private and...More

1  Thank Aynur K
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed in room 402 for 4 nights. The room was compact ,cozy and super clean.Amazing sea view from our room .Staff were very kind and hospitable.Hearty breakfast was free and served on the roof top with even better view. Very good Wifi connection.Hostel is just...More

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About Our Hostel,The entire hostel was completely renovated inside and out in November 2013. we put in new bathrooms, new beds (with an individual reading light and electrical outlet), new furniture, new ...More floors and new decorations.We also installed new doors which close without making any noise, with electronic card locks for added securityWe offer high quality service at low prices for budget travellers. 'Run by travellers for travellers'. Metropolis Hostel is located in the historical old city of İstanbul. İt's just a few mins from the Blue Mosque, St. Sophia, Topkapı Palace, Underground Cistern and Historical Turkish Baths... just 10 mins to Grand Bazaar and Spice (Eqyptian) Bazaar... just 30 mins to Taksim... and just 20 mins to Asian side by historical boat. Choose your bed from four bed or six bed mixed dorms, 6 bed female dorms, or double rooms with shared bathroom or ensuite. All double rooms have temperature control (air conditioned) and most rooms have stunning views of the Maramara Sea, the Bosphorous, Prince's İslands and the Asian shore. All rooms have comfy mattreses including dorm beds. Our hostel is very secure wıth 24 hour reception and a safe box in which you may store your valuables.Very clean and great showers with 24 hour running hot water. You can meet people from all around the world in our common areas. We have one covered common room as well as a roof top terrace area, both of which have great views of the Marmara sea, Blue Mosque, St. Sophia...you can eat your free breakfast on this great terrace. We also serve lunch, dinner and BBQ. Each week we host a BBQ party on our rooftop terrace, followed by a pub crawl to Taksim (the centre of nightlife and live music in İstanbul). You can try traditional and very tasty Turkish food at our famous associated BABYLONIA RESTAURANT (which is just 20 metres from our hostel and on the very busy and popular backpacker street). We have several computers and free internet for our guests and also wireless internet connection throughout the hostel. So, you can connect to the internet with your own notebook. We have a big screen television to watch cable tv to keep in touch wıth the world, watch movie channels, sports events.. Our travel agency can arrange all your travel needs wıth international-domestic flights, special city tours, dinner cruise by night, ANZAC tours (Troy & Gallipolli), Cappadocia, Ephesus, Pamukkale tours, belly dancing show with dinner (Turkish night) and Turkish bath. Our hostel is located near bus, tram and train transport. Our airport pick up servıce is 25 euros from ATATURK AİRPORT and 45 euros from SABİHA GOKCEN. OUR ENGLİSH, FRENCH AND SPANİSH SPEAKİNG STAFF WİLL TAKE CARE OF YOU TO MAKE YOUR STAY EVEN BETTER. THEY WILL ALSO İNFORM YOU ABOUT İSTANBUL AND TURKEY AND GİVE YOU A FREE MAP WHEN YOU ARRİVE Less
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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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4 March 2015|
Response from travelhard72 | Property representative |
Hi, We do serve breakfast between 08:00 - 10:00 Best Regards Metropolis Hostel
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"The dorm-style rooms are the coolest, and ensure you don't have to walk up the tons of stairs hehe.."
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"402 was quite and had good views"
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"Top floor rooms are the best - ensuite, great view, nicer beds."
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"Ask about the shared bathrooms"
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