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Galata West Hostel

Bereketzade Mah. Okcu Musa Cad, Savcibey Cikmazi Number:3, Galata/ Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey

Galata West Hostel is located in the heart of Istanbul just next to the Galata Tower, between the entertainment and nightlife center Taksim and the old city center Sultanahmet. Our hostel is central, cheap and comfortable. We are pleased to welcome all backpackers, travelers, hikers and bikers. Read more

85% Overall Rating 104 out of 121 customers would recommend this property based on 121 reviews

Atmosphere 83%

Cleanliness 74%

Facilities 82%

Location 90%

Safety 89%

Staff 91%

Value 85%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • ATM
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • PlayStation
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machine

Important Information

1. Payment Policies
The deposit and service charge are required now to confirm and guarantee your reservation, the remainder is due on arrival at the hostel. Deposits are non-refundable and form part of your total accommodation cost.

2. Cancellation Policies
Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 48 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions. In the event of a no-show, the total of the first night's accommodation will be charged to your credit card. If you cancel any individual night of your reservation, then the deposit for that night will not be refunded or transferred.

3. General
Please note that you are contracting with the accommodation provider in respect of your reservation, and not with Hostelbookers.com is facilitating your contract with the accommodation provider through use of its booking system. Please print a copy of this booking form and the Terms and Conditions and retain them for your records.

Breakfast is NOT included in the room rate!

Check in: 12:00 p.m.
Check out: 10:00 a.m.

PAYMENT and CANCELLATION POLICY
We accept both cash and credit card upon arrival for payment of balance. -%5 service charge will be added to the bill when using credit cards-

Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 48 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel’s conditions. In the event of a no-show, the total of the first night’s accommodation will be charged to your credit card. If you cancel any individual night of your reservation, then the deposit for that night will not be refunded or transferred.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Istanbul?

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Galata West Hostel is located in the heart of Istanbul just next to the Galata Tower, between the entertainment and nightlife center Taksim and the old city center Sultanahmet. Our hostel is central, cheap and comfortable. We are pleased to welcome all backpackers, travelers, hikers and bikers. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Galata West

We have improved our hostel with regular renovations since we opened 5 years ago, all to make our guests feel as satisfied as possible and keep the hostel up to date.

We have a rooftop terrace with a unique view over the Galata Tower on one hand and Saint Sophia, the Blue Mosque, Beyazit Tower and the Golden Horn on the other hand. On the 82 cm LCD TV you can watch all kinds of international channels, sports events, DVD movies and play PlayStation games.

FACILITIES

Breakfast is 2€ between 8:30-9:30. It includes tea, coffee, fresh bread, egg, tomato, cucumber, strawberry jam, chocolate, cheese, butter and honey
Free Coffee
Free Internet Access (WI-FI)
Free PC use
Clean and fresh Sheets, Pillow and Blanket cases

24 hours Reception
24 hours Hot Water
Fully equipped Guest Kitchen
Washing Machine/Dryer

Terrace Cafe
Free Safe Deposit Box
Free Airport Transfer for Groups
City and Travel Information

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT
Check in: 12:00 p.m.
Check out: 10:00 a.m.

PAYMENT and CANCELLATION POLICY
We accept both cash and credit card upon arrival for payment of balance. -%5 service charge will be added to the bill when using credit cards-

Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 48 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel’s conditions. In the event of a no-show, the total of the first night’s accommodation will be charged to your credit card. If you cancel any individual night of your reservation, then the deposit for that night will not be refunded or transferred.

Accommodation Information

Our capacity is 42 beds:
3 x Double Private En suite (private shower and toilet)
3 x Double Private Room with shared bathroom
2 x 2-Bed Private Room with shared bathroom
1 x 4-Bed Female Dorm with shared bathroom
4 x 4-Bed Mixed Dorm with shared bathroom
1 x 6-Bed Mixed Dorm with shared bathroom

Location Information

- 5 min walk to Istiklal Street, the shopping and dining center of the city that leads to the Taksim Square.
- 10 min tram ride to Sultanahmet, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and the Basilica Cistern.
- 8 min walk to Karakoy, a rail and ferry transportation hub.
- 3 min walk to the subway system.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.