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Istanbul Harmony Hostel

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2,448 reviews
113 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 450 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This inexpensive Hostel is right in the middle of the main attractions in Istanbul. The views from the roof terrace are really great, especially at night. The place is clean and comfortable and they always have an interesting lot of fellow guests. Ah, showers were bit old, but there was a hot water running all time - great as it... More 

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The Netherlands
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48 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We liked this place a lot. Big dorms, but clean and with luggage storage under the bed, so good to keep valuable things there when you asleep. They also have safe locks. Shower is really good. The rooftop terrace is great, romantic and an outstanding place for meeting other travellers. Breakfast is really good. Go book there!

Thank 2LostPenguins
London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Best location! Right next to Sultanahmet Square. Ahmed and Ghaits were very understanding with our date changes!  Istanbul feels super safe. Would definitely recommend!  Can see the Blue Mosque from the hostels roof terrace!

Thank chrglaze
Porto, Portugal
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Perfect location, really close to Topkapi Palace and other atractions in the city! Breakfast is good and very healthy. The staff is nice and one of the guys was very helpful and fun. The rooms are ok, very spacious and with cool views.

Thank Ana P
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Not only is the place cheap and affordable but the people are great. Helped us arrange boat tours at great prices, and one of the volunteers even cooked for us breakfast and dinner on a daily basis. He even taught me how to re-create the dishes after I showed my interest in them. We all hung out , listened to... More 

Thank Kevin T
Belo Horizonte, MG
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71 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

This hostel offers a great value for what it offers with a reasonable breakfast and really big dorms, most of them with no bunk beds which is awesome for a hostel. The amenities were being renewed at the time, so let's hope for improvements mainly in the bathrooms and common area. The staff is always willing to help and at... More 

Thank olucasdias
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

When I visited it was very low-season! The location was amazing. I could walk EVERYWHERE. Less than 1 minute to the nearest tram station (which brings you everywhere for only less than a 1 euro per trip). 3 mins walk to Tokapi palace. 10 minutes walk to Blue Mosque/Aya Sofia. Because it isn't in a very touristy location, it was... More 

Thank Phan Z
Canton, Ohio
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

At first glance, we weren't sure about this hostel, but with time the staff and location won us over. The rooms aren't much to speak of, and the WiFi really only worked in the lobby - not a hangout friendly spot. But the location!! So close to the Blue Mosque, Aya Sofia, and waterfront. Staff was also great - Aksu... More 

Thank Alex D
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Harmony hostel is located in the city center, in Sirkeci. Hostel is small but really nice. Staff is a helpful. Hostel is clean, and price is really good. I love taras, every night guests and staff stayed there and spend time together. I want back there in next year.

Thank Martyna B
Athens, Greece
1 review
Reviewed 4 November 2015

So nice place to hang out with people from all over the world ! The staff is helpful and always ready to answer any question. There is nice breakfast on their rooftop with perfect view ! Its so nice to start a day with Bosphorus and Topkapi Palace view ! The room is big and there is toilet and shower... More 

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Staying in Sultanahmet

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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 retain an air of peace and calm. It offers visitors a significantly less celebrated but nonetheless pleasant network of quaint lanes and side streets, majestic panoramas of the Bosphorus, and an impressive assortment of accommodation options for all budgets and tastes.
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Additional Information about Istanbul Harmony Hostel

Address: Hoca Pasa Mah. Hudavendigar Cad. No:26 Sirkeci, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet , Sirkeci
Price Range: ₹ 682 - ₹ 1,909 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“Take the 4th floor dorm with no bunk beds.”
 of 5 bubbles olucasdias, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“female dorm is soooo cosy ! and the price is resonible”
 of 5 bubbles paula12345103, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All girls dorm (sorry guys) Room 3 very recommendable”
 of 5 bubbles hollym799, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Female dorm room is a great choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 679sabrinas, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Top floor room is awful, not sure if they are all this same way.”
 of 5 bubbles 952cheyennes, 21 Apr 2015 | Read review
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