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Galata West Hostel

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
10 Sep 2016
“Staff had gone home!!”
12 Aug 2016
“Good place with good vibe excellent price”
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Pool
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

The website states the reception is 24 hour. I still emailed with no response to confirm I would be arriving just after midnight only to find the place locked up with some out of service phone numbers attached to the door. What budget flight DOESN'T...More

Thank adrianpritcha72
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The hostel is very well located near Galata Tower so you can easily reach Istiklal caddesi and Taksim square by foot. At the same time you can get Sultanahmet (where most of the "must see" places are located just walking. The hostel has a terrace...More

Thank Alejandro P
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I reserved just two nights in this hostel because was one of the cheaper in Istanbul, so first I wanted to check the quality before book the rest of the week. After the first night and see how amazing is this hostel I booked for...More

Thank Orlando0591
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Stayed here mid-June for 6 nights. Good area, cose to ferry and Galata Tower. Immediate area around hostel is made up of hardware shops, a metro station, a few banks, mosque. Entrance is just off main street - blink and you'll miss it. Hostel website...More

Thank S H
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Galata West is incredible value for money in Istanbul's Beyoglu district. The hostel is in a small alley within walking distance of Galata Tower and the Ataturk bridge, both of which you can see from its lovely roof-top terrace, along with such landmarks as the...More

Thank Sharon E
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Price range
US$10 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Details
Price range
US$10 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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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
...More
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"If you want to spend long time in the terrace, ask for the dorm in the 5th floor"
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"Spend as much time as possible on the teracce. The newly renovated double rooms with private bathroom are..."
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"ask for lower floors"
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"It had 5 floors on a windy staircase, so be prepared to climb!"
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