Sultan Hostel is located right in the heart of the old city of Sultanahmet. The main attractions are all within a couple of minutes’ walk from the hostel including the Blue Mosque, Topkapı Palace and Hagia Sophia. You’ll undoubtedly fall in love with the location, people and the history around the hostel.

At the hostel you’ll find English speaking staff, free Wi-Fi and Internet access, free breakfast, no curfew, great food, a relaxed bar, travel agency to help you plan your travels and a great sea view terrace to enjoy in the summer.

In the heart of a young, international area full of shops, cafes, restaurants and bars, the Sultan Hostel buzzes with action - the perfect stop on your backpacker trail of Istanbul.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Sightseeing
  • Socialising
  • Unique atmosphere
  • Culture

Green rating



A better reading section with books about Istanbul.


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Sat 23 Jan 2016

Travel tips...

Budget meal tip

The Sultan Hostel pub restaurant, the Palatium, Babylonia

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Mon 14 Sep 2015

Attraction tip

Hagia Sofia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Turkish bath, other nice mosques around the city, Bosphorus cruise.

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Sat 23 Jan 2016