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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”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Pool
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Reviewed May 21, 2014 via mobile

This place certainly makes a good effort despite what it has going against it. The staff are friendly and accommodating and genuinely seem eager to help. The rooms vary, but you get what you pay for. We had a really big double bed in our...More

Thank JonLinke
Reviewed April 4, 2014

Galata West is a great option for those traveling to Istanbul on a low budget. Rooms and bathrooms are small, but the price is great and it's a really good option for a low-budget hostel. Be warned: there tends to be only one outlet per...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed February 7, 2014

Its a really nice hostel for holydays. Its located next to the Galata Tower and really well conected to any other touristic area you want to visit from Istambul. The staff is simply amazing and they are always ready to help. It has a big...More

Thank astry_yas
Reviewed January 9, 2014

We spent a longer weekend in this place. First we had a bit difficulties to find this place - even locals didn´t really know how to find the street and that there would be a place to stay over. We had a big apartment (6...More

Thank Zu B
Reviewed September 7, 2013

6 levels high hostel for backpackers isn't very smart, doesn't help when it's a spiral stairway. Tried almost every level shower - temperature and strength of water is an issue. 6 bed room has only 1 multi-plug for 3 devices - so everyone had to...More

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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$10 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$10 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
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Traveller (9)
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Nearby
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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