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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 128 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.

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.

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 615 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.

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 768 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 510 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 628 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 549 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:₹ 1,251/night
Absolute cheapest price found:₹ 299/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Friday
₹ 775 - ₹ 1,534
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₹ 1,134 - ₹ 1,351
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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.

₹ 522
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.

₹ 522
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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.

₹ 597
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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.

₹ 672
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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 

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.

₹ 821
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.

₹ 821
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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.

₹ 896
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.

₹ 896
Avg. per night

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Istanbul hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Istanbul?

    Hostels in Istanbul will cost ₹ 1,252 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 360 per night. A good deal on a Istanbul hostel would be ₹ 771 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in August may be more expensive, whereas booking in October is the cheapest month of the year.

  • What’s the best hostel in Istanbul?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in Istanbul, Stay Inn Taksim Hostel is currently the best, based on 549 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 8.6/10.

  • What hostel is closest to Istanbul Airport?

    Bunk Hostel is 32.9 km away from Istanbul Airport, making it the closest Istanbul hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What area of Istanbul is most popular to stay in?

    The most popular neighbourhood to stay in Istanbul is European Side, according to our data. 1% of users who searched for hostels in Istanbul looked for properties in European Side. If you’re interested in staying in European Side, consider the Second Home Hostel - the neighbourhood’s most popular hostel.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Istanbul closest to Taksim Square?

    Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul happens to be the most popular Istanbul hostel near Taksim Square among our users. The Taksim Hostel Green House Istanbul has a current rating of 8.3 from 222 HotelsCombined travellers. Taksim Square is also conveniently located just 0.6 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.