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Old City Esma Hostel

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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
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17 Nov 2013
“the location can't be better”
5 May 2013
“2 mins from the Sultanahmet tram stop”
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 November 2012

My Girl freind and another traveller stayed in this hostel, It was a room for 4 and clean beds, the shared bathroom was clean, fanstastic place close to the blue mosque and other historic locations, close to public transport and bars and resturants. our short...More

Thank GPayso
Reviewed 13 October 2012

An absolutely fantastic stay thanks to the amazing staff, awesome group of travelers and a very comfortable hostel. The place was always clean, the breakfast is quite a spread and the rooftop terrace is the perfect place for a few beers to get to know...More

Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 12 October 2012

Since we had only three days in Istanbul and therefore were looking for the perfect location, we decided in favor of the Old City Esma Hostel. We couldn’t believe our eyes when Yavuz (all the staff members are very friendly & helpful) showed us our...More

Thank Steph CH B
Reviewed 12 October 2012

There are two thıngs that really made me love old cıty esma hostel. fırstly, the staff are so kınd and helpful. they make you feel at home and help wıth any questıons..thıs also ıncludes helpıng out wıth all tours around Turkey and makıng sure you...More

1  Thank GeorgiaC684
Reviewed 12 October 2012

Location is excellent. Few meters from the tramway station- Sultanahmet, and near the McDonalds, you may easily find it. You can walk to the main mosques, palaces and museums. The decoration of the hostel is very fascinating. Very Turkish. The beds in the dorm were...More

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Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet
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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"take the 4 to one room. its really worth the price."
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"Don't stay on third floor."
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"There are two buildings , the one I stayed at was across the street so had to walk for a breakfast, but rooms..."
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"the double private room is not recommended."
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