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Antique Hostel & Guesthouse
Antique Hostel & Guesthouse
8.6 Excellent
Kutlugun Sokak No:51 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 613 reviews
8.6

This hostel is located in Fatih, just a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and the Hagia Sophia. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a sun deck.

Piya Hostel
Piya Hostel
7.3 Good
Sultanahmet Mh. Akbiyik Camii Sk. No.22, Istanbul, Turkey
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3.0 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
GoodBased on 214 reviews
7.3

Piya Hostel is set in Istanbul and is within a 10-minute walk of Cankurtaran Railway Station. It is situated a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Hagia Sophia and Hippodrome of Constantinople.

Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
8.3 Excellent
Cumhuriyet caddesi paparoncalli sok No 15 Elmadag/Taksim/Ist, Istanbul, Turkey
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1.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 222 reviews
8.3

Located in the heart of Istanbul, Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul provides vibrant accommodation. It also offers a tour desk, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

Bunk Hostel
Bunk Hostel
8.3 Excellent
Papa Roncalli Sokak No: 34, Istanbul, Turkey
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1.8 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 13 reviews
8.3

Situated in Sisli, Bunk Hostel is within walking distance of several local tourist attractions, including the Istanbul Military Museum. This modern hostel is set in the heart of the city.

Second Home Hostel
Second Home Hostel
8.7 Excellent
Ebusuud Cad. No: 19, Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
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1.9 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 130 reviews
8.7

Located in Fatih, this hostel provides good value accommodation. It also offers meeting rooms, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

Metropolis Hostel & Guest House
Metropolis Hostel & Guest House
Akbiyik Cad., Terbiyik Sk., No.24, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Metropolis Hostel & Guest House is located amongst Istanbul's tourist attractions, just a short stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. It is situated a brief walk from the Istanbul Archaeology Museums, Hippodrome of Constantinople and the Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
8.0 Excellent
Cankurtaran Mh., Akbiyik Cd No:17, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 770 reviews
8.0

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse is located amongst Istanbul's popular restaurants and cafés, just a brief stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. Just moments from the Hagia Sophia, it features air-conditioned rooms with free wireless internet.

Bella Vista Hostel
Bella Vista Hostel
8.0 Excellent
Bülbül Mahallesi, Turan Cd. No 50, Istanbul, Turkey
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1.1 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 508 reviews
8.0

Located in the centre of Istanbul, Bella Vista Hostel is within an easy walk of Cicek Pasaji, Taksim Square and the Monument of the Republic. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

Nobel Hostel
Nobel Hostel
8.0 Excellent
Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No:16, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 636 reviews
8.0

Nobel Hostel Istanbul is located amongst Istanbul's well-known attractions and landmarks, just a brief walk from Cankurtaran Railway Station. It boasts views of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and provides a variety of amenities, including a rooftop terrace, an express check-in and check-out feature and free wireless internet.

Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
8.6 Excellent
Kamer Hatun Mah. Balik Sokak No7, Istanbul, Turkey
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0.6 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 
ExcellentBased on 547 reviews
8.6

Strategically located in the centre of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an excellent base in Istanbul. It is moments from Istiklal Avenue, restaurants and nightlife options.

Tips for booking a hostel in Istanbul

Cheapest month:July
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Istanbul:$24/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$6/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Friday
$15 - $31
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$23 - $27
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Istanbul hostels

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Piya Hostel
Piya Hostel
7.3 Good
Sultanahmet Mh. Akbiyik Camii Sk. No.22, Istanbul, Turkey
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3.0 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Piya Hostel is set in Istanbul and is within a 10-minute walk of Cankurtaran Railway Station. It is situated a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Hagia Sophia and Hippodrome of Constantinople.

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Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
8.3 Excellent
Cumhuriyet caddesi paparoncalli sok No 15 Elmadag/Taksim/Ist, Istanbul, Turkey
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1.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Located in the heart of Istanbul, Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul provides vibrant accommodation. It also offers a tour desk, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

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Nobel Hostel
Nobel Hostel
8.0 Excellent
Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No:16, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Nobel Hostel Istanbul is located amongst Istanbul's well-known attractions and landmarks, just a brief walk from Cankurtaran Railway Station. It boasts views of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and provides a variety of amenities, including a rooftop terrace, an express check-in and check-out feature and free wireless internet.

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Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
8.6 Excellent
Kamer Hatun Mah. Balik Sokak No7, Istanbul, Turkey
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0.6 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Strategically located in the centre of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an excellent base in Istanbul. It is moments from Istiklal Avenue, restaurants and nightlife options.

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Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
8.0 Excellent
Cankurtaran Mh., Akbiyik Cd No:17, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse is located amongst Istanbul's popular restaurants and cafés, just a brief stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. Just moments from the Hagia Sophia, it features air-conditioned rooms with free wireless internet.

Cheapest hostels in Istanbul

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Piya Hostel
Piya Hostel
7.3 Good
Sultanahmet Mh. Akbiyik Camii Sk. No.22, Istanbul, Turkey
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3.0 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Piya Hostel is set in Istanbul and is within a 10-minute walk of Cankurtaran Railway Station. It is situated a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Hagia Sophia and Hippodrome of Constantinople.

$10
Avg. per night
Bella Vista Hostel
Bella Vista Hostel
8.0 Excellent
Bülbül Mahallesi, Turan Cd. No 50, Istanbul, Turkey
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1.1 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Located in the centre of Istanbul, Bella Vista Hostel is within an easy walk of Cicek Pasaji, Taksim Square and the Monument of the Republic. It is situated just a short stroll from a number of popular bars, clubs and restaurants.

$10
Avg. per night
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul
8.3 Excellent
Cumhuriyet caddesi paparoncalli sok No 15 Elmadag/Taksim/Ist, Istanbul, Turkey
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1.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Located in the heart of Istanbul, Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul provides vibrant accommodation. It also offers a tour desk, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

$13
Avg. per night
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse
8.0 Excellent
Cankurtaran Mh., Akbiyik Cd No:17, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Sultan Hostel & Guesthouse is located amongst Istanbul's popular restaurants and cafés, just a brief stroll from Cankurtaran Railway Station. Just moments from the Hagia Sophia, it features air-conditioned rooms with free wireless internet.

$13
Avg. per night
Antique Hostel & Guesthouse
Antique Hostel & Guesthouse
8.6 Excellent
Kutlugun Sokak No:51 Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

This hostel is located in Fatih, just a short stroll from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and the Hagia Sophia. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, an express check-in and check-out feature and a sun deck.

$16
Avg. per night
Nobel Hostel
Nobel Hostel
8.0 Excellent
Mimar Mehmet Aga Caddesi No:16, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.7 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Nobel Hostel Istanbul is located amongst Istanbul's well-known attractions and landmarks, just a brief walk from Cankurtaran Railway Station. It boasts views of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and provides a variety of amenities, including a rooftop terrace, an express check-in and check-out feature and free wireless internet.

$16
Avg. per night
Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
Stay Inn Taksim Hostel
8.6 Excellent
Kamer Hatun Mah. Balik Sokak No7, Istanbul, Turkey
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0.6 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Strategically located in the centre of the city, this 4-star hostel makes for an excellent base in Istanbul. It is moments from Istiklal Avenue, restaurants and nightlife options.

$18
Avg. per night
Cheers Hostel
Cheers Hostel
9.1 Excellent
Zeynep Sultan Camii Sokak No 21, Istanbul, Turkey
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2.2 km from city centre, Istanbul, Turkey 

Located within a 10-minute walk of Istanbul Sirkeci Terminal, the hostel is an ideal base when in Istanbul. It is a short walk from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Hippodrome of Constantinople, plus provides views of the Hagia Sophia.

$18
Avg. per night

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Istanbul hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Istanbul?

    $25/night is an average price for a hostel in Istanbul throughout the year. Hostel prices do vary, and you’ll find that in August is the most expensive month to book, and in October is the cheapest month to book. Our users recently found Istanbul hostels for as low as $7/night. In general, Istanbul hostels for $15 or less are a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in Istanbul?

    Based on rated reviews, the best hostel in Istanbul is Stay Inn Taksim Hostel. 547 users from HotelsCombined gave the Stay Inn Taksim Hostel a 8.6/10 rating.

  • What hostel is closest to Istanbul Airport?

    The closest Istanbul hostel to Istanbul Airport is Bunk Hostel, which is 32.9 km away.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Istanbul closest to Florya Plaji?

    Piya Hostel happens to be the most popular Istanbul hostel near Florya Plaji among our users. The Piya Hostel has a current rating of 7.3 from 214 HotelsCombined travellers. Florya Plaji is also conveniently located just 16.2 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a Istanbul hostel?

    Aside from the fact that Istanbul hostels tend to be more affordable than other stay types, they also have a more lively social scene. This social environment is perfect for individuals, couples, and even families who are looking to meet fellow travellers in Istanbul.