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Galata-2 Hotel - Istanbul

Yuksek Kaldirim Cad. Yuksek Kaldirim Cikmazi No:1 Karakoy, Istanbul, Turkey, 34000  show map
 2 stars
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Galata-2 Hotel - Istanbul

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 5 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Galata-2 Hotel is a 2-star venue positioned about 1.8 km from Cemberlitas Sutunu .

The property is about 15 minutes' walk of Suleymaniye Mosque. The city center lies within 3 km from the venue.

Set within a 15-minute walk from Sishane-Istiklal Street Exit underground station. Due to its location 15 km from Ataturk airport, it will take about 20 minutes' drive to get there.

Rooms

The hotel provides elegant rooms including standard shared bathroom shared bathroom double room, shared bathroom triple room and superior deluxe triple room. They are equipped with satellite TV, an individual safe, a dressing room, a pantry and soundproof windows. They also feature shared bathrooms fitted with a shower and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Galata Konak Cafe treats guests with Vegetarian and Turkish dishes and is 100 meters away.

Services

Guests will benefit from airport transfer, laundry and dry cleaning along with a safety deposit box, an ATM and an elevator.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at EUR 5 per day.

Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Board games

Spa & Leisure

  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Yuksek Kaldirim Cad. Yuksek Kaldirim Cikmazi No:1 Karakoy, Istanbul, Turkey, 34000

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Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.9 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    19.5 mi
Train
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    1.2 mi
  • Laleli Tram Station
    1.3 mi
Underground
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1700 ft
  • Sishane Metro Station-Istiklal Street Exit
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Galata Konak Cafe
    300 ft
  • Karakoy Gulluoglu
    900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Rooms and availability

Galata-2 Hotel photos Room Hotel information
Standard Double or Twin Room
City view
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This air-conditioned room has a shared bathroom.

Galata-2 Hotel photos Room Hotel information
Triple Room
City view
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This triple room features air conditioning and cable TV

Galata-2 Hotel photos Room Hotel information
Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Includes a cable TV.

Galata-2 Hotel photos Room Hotel information
Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Air-conditioned room with a private bathroom.

Galata-2 Hotel Location

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Local attractions

  • Taksim Square1.0 mi
    Gumussuyu Mh. Beyoglu
  • Beyazit Square1.1 mi
    Ordu Cad. Beyazit, Fatih
  • Laleli Mosque1.4 mi
    Next to the Laleli Tram Stop
  • Zeyrek Mosque 5300 ft
    Zeyrek Mah. Ibadethane Sk. Zeyrek, Fatih
  • Serpent Column1.3 mi
    Hippodrome of Constantinople

Near the hotel

  • Galata Bridge1900 ft
    Galata Koprusu Kemankes Karamustafa Pasa Beyoglu
  • Galatasaray High School (Galatasaray Lisesi) 3500 ft
    Istiklal Caddesi
  • Rustem Pasha Mosque 3000 ft
    Hasircilar Carsisi Eminonu
  • The Bosphorus Bridge 4600 ft
    Bosphorus

Restaurants nearby

  • Galata Konak Cafe300 ft

    Address: Haci Ali Sok. No:2 D:2 Arapcami, Beyoglu
    Phone: 2525346

    67% likes this, based on 109 reviews

  • PePo Cafe and Restaurant400 ft

    Address: Bereketzade mhl. Camekan Sk.No:1/D
    Phone: 0212 245 16 96

    71% likes this, based on 55 reviews
    Cuisine: International, Vegetarian, Turkish
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 100

  • KARAKOYUM CAFE400 ft

    Address: KEMERALTI CAD. NO.8, KARAKOY
    Phone: 212 2446808-9

    72% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 21

  • Karakoy Gulluoglu900 ft

    Address: Mumhane Cad. No:171 Karakoy
    Phone: +90 212 293 09 10

    73% likes this, based on 398 reviews

  • Galata House500 ft

    Address: Galata Kulesi Sok. 61

    72% likes this, based on 122 reviews
    Cuisine: Russian, Turkish
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 27

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    22
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Galata-2 Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Galata-2 Hotel

6.8
Very goodBased on129 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The location is perfect and the staff is very nice and friendly

    The work they were doing to improve the Hostel is needed.

  • Single
    9.4

    The staff was very coperative and friendly. There was great security in the Hotel.

  • Single
    7.0

    Location, price, stuff are good

    Clean but very poor room (corresponding to the accommodation rate) very poor interier ( also corresponding to the accommodation rate)

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    The only great thing about this hotel/hostel is the perfect location in the heart of Istanbul, Taksim area that is most convenient for sightseeing of the old part of the city. It is meters away from Galata Tower that has a panoramic view of the whole city. The staff were very friendly too and they helped us a lot with some sightseeing tips and directions, although they didn't issue anything like a receipt for our payment on our request. Another advantage was the very low price, compared to the other hotels.

    I would describe the hotel as a dumpster if I could find the closest word. It was dirty as all hell and the overal condition of the place is really poor and wreckful, everything is old and broken and the place stinks. The bathrooms weren't even cleaned for obviously a while. If a hygene inspecion goes there, they would certainly close the place down. There were also repairs going on and the whole place was full of garbage, paint and dirt. The so called 'panoramic view' is nothing but a wrecked area for storing the old garbage of the hostel. It's also very noisy because of the shop downstairs that are using some cutting machines which make some unbearable long lasting noise. I wouldn't recommend it to anyone despite their fact that it's cheap.

  • Single
    7.4

    I had value for money. Lodgers are given free access to the hostel's internet facilities which I enjoyed. The place is also undergoing renovation. The terrace gives some good view of the city

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The location is perfect - convenient for a wide range of purposes such as sightseeing, shopping, etc. The staff - very friendly and helpful. Extremely nice people create a very pleasant atmosphere. I'm sure they will overcome a few difficulties they have now while they are only beginning.

    The hotel is still being decorated but that doesn't cause any inconvenience.

  • Single
    7.0

    Very close to Galata tower which is also close to istiklal street, and close to a tram station(kabatas), internet works!

    Stairs, very mall single rooms but a bit bigger double rooms. Make sure that they understand its double rooms when you book one.

  • Single
    6.6

    Very friendly Staff. Fairly clean rooms. Air Conditioning. Great location. The place is undergoing refurbishment.

    In general pretty run down, but refurbishment is underway, so the Value for Money ratio will improve in future. Right now it feels a bit expensive considering the very basic amenities it offers.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    They are trying very hard to set up the hostel, still some work to be done. Enthusiastic staff, good English, open all hours. Lots of information available, excellent location.

  • Single
    4.2

    Nothing to like, I have stayed one night than I have changed my hotel to Grand Hotel in Taksim on same rate with breakfas. The room is with ensuit toilet and bath facilities and clean bed and non smelly room.

  • Single
    7.0

    A basic hostel in a great location with a very kind and helpful staff. I'd recommend it to my backpacking son but not his sister.

    New toilets are under construction.

  • Couple
    10.0

    All backpackers should stay at this Hostel because of a good prices, great localization, nice food and as I wrote before wonderful staff! The receptionist - Yusuf özlü - is a treasure of this hostel! Pozdrowienia dla Yusufa! Michał & Marta :)

  • Couple
    6.4

    Location of hotel is good, very close to Galata Tower. easy to go Taksim and other places. But it is too difficult to find while going to there first time. Hotel is not expensive, easy to manage your budget. Staff are friendly and helpful.

    Toilets and bathrooms dirty. To be honest, there was poo pieces on the floor first day and it stayed there 5 days, no one cleaned it. We stayed there 5 nights. First day, flush was broken in toilet and was not repaired rest of the holiday. So we had to use other toilets. When you have shower, water stuck and does not go through hole.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff -- and particular reception -- was wonderful! This hotel was one of the highlights of our three-week trip across Europe & Asia. We arrived hours before check-in time but were allowed to occupy the room immediately. The room was recently renovated and thoroughly clean. There was very good AC, and the free wireless was strong even on the 4th floor. Breakfast was included, and was simple but adequate. We had to leave early in the morning on our final day and night reception -- Hakan T. -- got up before 5:00 a.m. to give us breakfast. He also arranged our taxi to the airport. The staff was thoroughly customer service oriented. The location is perfect, very near Istiklal Avenune and next to the famous Galata Castel; the old city is a short walk away. I repeat, WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE!

    There is no elevator; no problem for us but for some it could be. As I said, the room was recently renovated, and we could not see how to plug the TV in -- but didn't intend on watching it anyway given all to do in Istanbul.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    The hotel is very close to the istiklal avenue by walking it takes just a few minutes, on the other hand its easy to reach sultanahmet where has very famous places such as hagia sophia, basilica cistern, blue mosque etc. at the same territory its hard to find competitive price with same conditions.

    The hotel is not suit for old people due to lack of lift and the hotel location is on downgrade

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Yuksek Kaldirim Cad. Yuksek Kaldirim Cikmazi No:1 Karakoy, Istanbul, Turkey, 34000

Get directions
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.9 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    19.5 mi
Train
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    1.2 mi
  • Laleli Tram Station
    1.3 mi
Underground
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1700 ft
  • Sishane Metro Station-Istiklal Street Exit
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Galata Konak Cafe
    300 ft
  • Karakoy Gulluoglu
    900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    22