Cheap Hostels in Istanbul

Search Istanbul hostels with up-to-date availability and book a hostel in Istanbul.

Istanbul is the most populous city in Turkey and a stop for many budget travelers traveling the world. Located on both sides of the Bosporus straight, Istanbul mixes the European with the Asian feel , offering an incredible vacation destination.

In general, you can find any kind of accommodation in any district in the city. However, some areas are well known for being the hangout of backpackers and budget travelers. Harbiye is the center of the new city on the European side and is where you can find budget hotels and hostels for any budget. In the Taksim area there are two hostels , while in Sultanahmet, the main center for the old city on the European side, you can find many hostel-type accommodation.




The terms “guesthouse” and ‘inn” also designate hostel-like accommodation. They are clean and affordable. Plus they are located close to the main sites.

If you want a cheap place to stay but don’t fancy spending your night a big dorm with 20 other travelers, then you can choose a private room in the hostel. Don’t worry about not being able to socialize, because you’ll still be using the common rooms and kitchen and get a chance to socialize with other travelers.

Beds in dorms start at €9 per night , while in a private room you’ll pay from €15 per bed per night.

There are plenty of choices when it comes to hostels in Istanbul, so to help you narrow your search just plug your travel information into the search engine on this page. The computer will give you a list of the Istanbul hostels with available beds during the nights you want to be there, and you can just read through the descriptions of the hostels until you find the one that is perfect for you.

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