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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an awesome place to stay, specially for young travelers. The staff is very welcoming and helpful. The hostel is near metro; bus; tram stations, and is in the middle of Taksim square. There is also Wifi, and a kitchen so you can prepare your food if you don't want to spend much money on restaurants. I've been to... More 

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a good simple hostel near the Taksim square. I think it'll be a better place to stay if they provide a better WiFi in the room. Location: This is about 5 min walk away from the Taksim square. Since this is located in a lower area, you may have a tough time to climb up the hill until... More 

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This place is suprisingly cheap and clean, also the location is very central, it is only about 5 minutes to Taksim square. Friendly staff and quiet place. Definitely a good place to stay. We loved it!

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel has a great location; very close to main street calls Istiklal, Havas bus, metro and tram! It's also clean. Staff are very helpful and friendly. They offerred us apple tea as soon as we arrived there. Highly recommended!!

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Thank lisabellamarie1
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Absolutely great place to stay in Istambul! Location is perfect- 5 min by walk from Taksim square, Isticlal street, metro and tram stops. You can walk to the historical part of the city as well. Even location is so central, it's a quite place and there is a chance to have a good rest (not noisy). Rooms are simple but... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

The creeper at the front desk stole my partner's underwear whilst holding our bags for breakfast, then played coy. Is that even a thing? The worst of Istanbul, in a nutshell. Awful rooms, but cheap and relatively central (new town).

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

cheap, clean and hospitable , you get your own room for a reasonable price, friendly staff and a large room, the fan in the room was a nice touch. close to taksim , no complaints... wifi isn't great , but then thats not what i travel for overall, more than i was expecting for the price

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County Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived late at the hostel and were warmly greeted by the staff and offered tea or coffee. We decided on tea and it was our first time trying Turkish tea!! Very nice!! We were brought to our room and shown around the bathroom. We slept very well. The next morning we enquired about a trip to Cappadocia and Oskan... More 

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

I stayed at Levanten for 1 night and it was great! They let me check-in early! The staff are so friendly, they are always ready to help you about anything. They recommended great places and also they helped me to organize my trip to Cappadocia! The rooms and common areas were clean!

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Best hostel I have ever stayed in. They are so friendly and helpful. The location of the hostel is perfect, close to the main shopping area, metro and tram.Rooms, bathrooms and common areas are always clean also they have great prices!! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED 😊

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Staying in Beyoglu

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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 nightlife in close proximity. In striking contrast, Beyoglu’s less trafficked areas – such as the affluent Cihangir and the antiques district of Cukurcuma – exude Old World charm and provide contemplative calm and splendid diversion via an assortment of cozy cafes, attractive boutiques, and quiet lanes.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cheap,clean,comfortable and best location ever! We set in a XIX century building and we are few steps away from Taksim Square. If you are a young traveler looking for a cheap and clean hostel in Istanbul, then the Levanten Hostel offers you the perfect solution for your holiday. The hostel is strategically located in the heart of the city center, thus allowing you quick and easy access to all the major attractions. Levanten Hostel is excellently positioned for discovering the marvels art of Istanbul!Offering cheap,comfortable and clean guest rooms in Istanbul, the Levanten Hostel makes for an excellent choice if you are planning a trip to this famous Turkey's destination ... more   less 

Additional Information about Levanten Hostel

Address: Cihangir Mahallesi Purtelas Sokak No:42, Istanbul 34420, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Istanbul > Beyoglu
Price Range: ₹ 821 - ₹ 1,983 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Levanten Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Rooms close to the reception have a better WiFi signal.”
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“Accessibility with the public transport, good and strategic location”
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