We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
See all B&B in Istanbul

Rapunzel Hostel

120 reviews
Save
Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (5)
Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“galata tower”(27 reviews)
“bunk beds”(2 reviews)
“free breakfast”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Rooftop Terrace
2.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (120)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
200
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Filter reviews
103 results
Traveller rating
65
34
2
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
65
34
2
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsgalata towerbunk bedsfree breakfastthe location is perfectroof terracenightlifetomatoeslockcerealsightseeing
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 103 reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I stayed in the big girls rooms (3 bunk beds) with two of my friends in December during our visit to Istanbul. The hostel is located quite good to visit the most popular places in Istanbul, but not in that way that there is a...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Rapunzel is a fantastic hostel - the location is perfect! It is just around the corner from Galata Tower and close walking distance to all parts of the city (both old for sightseeing & new for nightlife). The bed was comfortable & the room/bathroom very...More

Thank travealddicted
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The hostel is located in the heart of the trendy and historic Galata district. The staff was friendly and helpful, especially regarding the recent terrorist attacks and keeping guests safe and well informed. The terrace is gorgeous and the complimentary breakfast is refreshing. Would 100%...More

Thank Tyler S
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I was stuck between two options: a first line sea view apartment or a double room in the Rapunzel Hostel (same price). I will choose the same option over and over. The rooms are not awesome, but are clean and big enough. The stuff is...More

Thank Marcos T
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This was our favourite by far! the staff were so helpful and welcoming, the breakfast in the morning was amazing and the rooftop bar was a great place to have a cocktail and meet new people. amazing views over Istanbul! Great location, walking distance to...More

Thank bec m
PreviousNext
12345621
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (5)
Hotel & Grounds (42)
Bathroom (1)
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite