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Istanbul - The Orient Hostel

Yeni Akbiyik Cad No 13, Istanbul, 34400, Turkey

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Overall Rating 93%

From 10 Reviews

Hostel rating (10)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 95%
Cleanliness 88%
Location 100%
Security 92%
Service 93%
Comfort 88%
Green rating 88%

Book your stay at Istanbul - The Orient Hostel in Istanbul

  • Dorm
    From €7.00
  • Private
    From €30.00
10 or more people?

Istanbul Hostel

Hostel Istanbul

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

" Istanbul's best-known and most popular hostel, the Orient has been around forever and, showing admirable staying power, it's still going strong..." Lonely Planet

" Cheerful,clean,secure and comfortable" Let's go,Europe

" The hip Sultanahmet hangout" Fodor's Berkeley Guide, Europe


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room
  • Terrace / patio


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Cafe/Bistro
  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • BBQ
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning - In selected areas
  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car parking nearby - Less than 500 m
  • Cycle Storage
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - Deposit Required
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Open 24 hours
From 13:00 to 13:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +90 (212) 517 9493

Fax. +90 (212) 518 3894

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Hagia Sofia Museum (500m to 1km)
  • Blue Mosque (500m to 1km)
  • Topkapı Palace (Less than 500 m)

See the full list of attractions



Sada and team were very friend with me, i just thank them for the friendship and time i've spent in the hostel, totally i tell everyone to stay there.


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Sun 03 Apr 2016

Best location ever. AND THE ROOFTOP VIEW IS AMAZING. really is the best location to all the attractions. Room was amazing for the price. And so comfortable.


Avatar for PAMELA


Sat 05 Mar 2016

Excelent location, the upstairs bar is a great option for a good time and great food. Sadi is very attentive and supportive, highly recommended!


Avatar for Thalles


Mon 15 Feb 2016

I'm very glad to stay at Orient Hostel. The staff was very friendly, which made my stay even more comfortable and enjoyable. I would definitely go back to Istanbul again to visit the staff here! :)


Avatar for Pakin


Sun 24 Jan 2016


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (2 to 3km)
  • City Centre (500m to 1km)
  • Gym (5 to 10km)
  • Local market (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m to 1km)
  • Nightlife (At or next to the hostel)
  • Parks / Green Area (1 to 2km)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake
  • Shopping area / Mall (3 to 5km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Ataturk 20km or Sabiha Gokcen 48km from hostel. Airport pickup service for both. Contact for details
To reach the Orient Hostel from the Bus Terminal (Otogar) you can take the METRO from the bus terminal to last stop AKSARAY and transfer to the TRAM (direction KABATAS) and get off at SULTANAHMET tram stop. From the SULTANAHMET tram station it is about 200 m walk. The tram service stops at midnight. Orient Hostel is open 24 hours a day. Please do not hesitate to contact us by phone.
Metro to last stop Aksaray then transfer to tram
Alternate Transport
Near Old City Centre Available free of charge near hostel.
800 meters to Train Station ( European Side)
Go in direction of Kabatas and get off at Sultaahmet. Tram station is 200m from hostel.  

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