13 Cheapest Hostels in Istanbul

13 Cheapest Hostels in Istanbul

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If you're a budget-conscious traveler, finding affordable accommodations can be a top priority. Luckily, Istanbul is home to a number of great options for budget-friendly travel: the cheapest hostels in Istanbul. These hostels offer comfortable and clean accommodations at a fraction of the cost of more expensive hotels.

Cheapest hostels in Istanbul are perfect for backpackers, solo travelers, and groups looking to explore the city without breaking the bank. They offer a great alternative to costly hotels, allowing you to save money on accommodations and spend more on experiencing Istanbul's rich culture, delicious cuisine, and fascinating history.

From cozy dorm rooms to private suites, these hostels cater to a variety of budgets and preferences. With convenient locations throughout the city, you'll be just a short walk or metro ride away from Istanbul's most popular attractions. So, if you're looking for an affordable and enjoyable travel experience, consider staying at one of the cheapest hostels in Istanbul.

Sorted by Price: The Cheapest Hostels in Istanbul

  1. Nostalji Hostel - from $3.27
  2. Paxx Istanbul Hotel & Hostel - from $4.37
  3. ARMİS HOSTEL - from $4.88
  4. Lola backpacker's Hostel - from $2.58
  5. Rodin Hostel - from $5.28
  6. Eroz Hostel Old City - from $3.99
  7. Musk24H - from $4.04
  8. Stone Home Hostel - from $4.34
  9. Gökçe Pansiyon - Only men - from $4.59
  10. Galata West Hostel - from $5.17
  11. Nostalgia Time Hostel - from $3.90
  12. Old City Hostel - from $4.84
  13. Jumba Hostel - from $5.33

On the map: Hostel Locations in Istanbul

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Istanbul. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

🤑 Cheapest Hostel:

Lola backpacker's Hostel

🤩 Best Cheap Hostel:

Eroz Hostel Old City

🎉 Party Hostel:

Rodin Hostel

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

Eroz Hostel Old City

How much are hostels in Istanbul?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Istanbul

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Istanbul

Average Private Price Graph

When to book a hostel in Istanbul?

Let us have a closer look on some statistics and graphics.

  • The cheapest months to travel to Istanbul is February. Hostels in Istanbul cost $11 in February.
  • The most expensive month is June with $15.
  • Total number of hostels in Istanbul: 75
  • Total number of Party Hostels in Istanbul: 39
  • Total number of hostels in Istanbul with a +8.5 top-rating: 40
  • Most hostels are located in the neighborhoods of Sultanahmet - Old City, Beyoglu, Eminönü/Sirkeci - Central.


Istanbul is a popular destination for budget-conscious travelers, and luckily, there are plenty of affordable hostels in the city to choose from. These hostels offer clean and comfortable accommodations at a fraction of the cost of traditional hotels, making them an excellent choice for backpackers, solo travelers, and anyone looking to stretch their travel budget.

In addition to their affordability, many of these hostels are also conveniently located near the city's top attractions, such as the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, and the Grand Bazaar. They offer a range of amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, 24-hour front desks, and shared kitchens, which make it easy to meet other travelers and explore the city.

Overall, if you're looking for a cheap and convenient place to stay in Istanbul, a hostel is an excellent choice. With plenty of options to choose from, you're sure to find one that fits your budget and travel style.

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