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 1 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Galata-2 is a 2-star comfortable hotel offering an elegant accommodation within easy reach of Constantine Column, Beyazit Mosque and Istanbul Archaeology Museum.

Galata-2 Hotel is 30 minutes' walk from the center of Istanbul.

Galata-2 Hotel offers a beautiful view to its guests.

Set within a 15-minute walk from Sishane underground station. The hotel is around 15 km from Ataturk airport.

Rooms

The property offers 22 guestrooms appointed with an individual safe, satellite TV, a dressing room, a pantry and soundproof windows. The guestrooms look out on the city. The rooms come with shared bathrooms with a shower and bath sheets along with a dishwasher and an electric kettle.

Eat & Drink

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

Services

Residents will benefit from laundry, airport transfer and dry cleaning.

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 1 per day.

Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Kettle
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Galata-2 Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Istanbul
    1.4 mi
Airports
  • Ataturk (IST)
    8.9 mi
  • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
    19.5 mi
Train Stations
  • Sultanahmet Tram Station
    1.2 mi
  • Laleli Tram Station
    1.3 mi
Underground stations
  • Sishane Metro Station
    1700 ft
  • Taksim Metro Station
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Galata Konak Cafe
    300 ft
  • Karakoy Gulluoglu
    900 ft
Parks
  • Tophane Parki
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Rooms and availability

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Standard Shared Bathroom Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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      Shared Bathroom Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 195 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        Superior Deluxe Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 205 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Galata-2 Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
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            Hotel Address:

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

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Istanbul
              1.4 mi
            Airports
            • Ataturk (IST)
              8.9 mi
            • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
              19.5 mi
            Train Stations
            • Sultanahmet Tram Station
              1.2 mi
            • Laleli Tram Station
              1.3 mi
            Underground stations
            • Sishane Metro Station
              1700 ft
            • Taksim Metro Station
              1.1 mi
            Restaurants
            • Galata Konak Cafe
              300 ft
            • Karakoy Gulluoglu
              900 ft
            Parks
            • Tophane Parki
              1800 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  1 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              22

            Galata-2 Hotel Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • istanbul modern - 2700 ft

            Places of interest

            • Bootsrundfahrt in Istanbul - 1000 ft
            • Neve Shalom Synagogue - 1000 ft
            • Istanbul, Tag 1 - 1400 ft
            • La mosquée de Kiliç Ali Pasa - 1700 ft
            • La mosquée de Nusretiye - 2300 ft
            • Neue Moschee - 2700 ft
            • La mosquée nouvelle (Yeni Valide Sultan Camii) - 2700 ft
            • kiz kulesi=mädchrnturm - 2700 ft
            • Le Hammam de Tahtakale - 3000 ft

            Convention centers

            • Galata Bridge - 1400 ft
            • Asmali Mescit Street - 2000 ft
            • French Street - 2700 ft
            • Cezayir Sokağı - 2700 ft

            Shopping areas

            • Istanbul Modern - 2000 ft
            • Istanbul Modern - 2000 ft
            • Pera Museum - 2700 ft

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Fish market - 700 ft
            • Tunnel Square - 1400 ft
            • Rustem Pasa Mosque - 2000 ft

            Museums

            • Istanbul Modern Art Museum - 2000 ft

            Underground stations

            • Sishane Metro Station - 1400 ft

            Local attractions

            • Hagia Sophia Museum / Church - 1.1 mi
              Sultanahmet, Istanbul
            • Zeyrek Mosque - 5200 ft
              Zeyrek Mah. Ibadethane Sok. Fatih Merkez, Fatih, Istanbul
            • Museum of Calligraphy - 1.1 mi
              Bayezit Meydani, Istanbul
            • Istanbul Archaeology Museum - 1.0 mi
              Osman Hamdi Bey Yokusu, Istanbul
            • Whirling Dervish Ceremony in Fatih - 1.1 mi
              Alemdar Mh. Incili Cavus Sk. No:19, Istanbul

            Near the hotel

            • Galata Tower - 600 ft
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            • Galipdede Caddesi - 1400 ft
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            • Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi - 1800 ft
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            • Museum of Innocence - 2600 ft
              Cukurcuma Caddesi, Dalgic Cikmazi, 2, Istanbul
            • Galata Bridge - 1100 ft
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            • Galata Mevlevi Lodge - 1500 ft
              Sahkulu Mah. Galip Dede Cad. No:15, Istanbul
            • Tophane Parki - 1800 ft
              Hacimimi Mah. Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. Kemankes, Beyoglu, Istanbul

            Restaurants nearby

            • Galata Konak Cafe - 300 ft

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

              67% likes this, based on 109 reviews

            • PePo Cafe and Restaurant - 400 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 CAFE - 400 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 Gulluoglu - 900 ft

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

              73% likes this, based on 398 reviews

            • Galata House - 500 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

            Average guest rating

            7.0out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 78 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

            hotel Galata-2 Hotel - Istanbul Istanbul location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

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

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Istanbul
              1.4 mi
            Airports
            • Ataturk (IST)
              8.9 mi
            • Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
              19.5 mi
            Train Stations
            • Sultanahmet Tram Station
              1.2 mi
            • Laleli Tram Station
              1.3 mi
            Underground stations
            • Sishane Metro Station
              1700 ft
            • Taksim Metro Station
              1.1 mi
            Restaurants
            • Galata Konak Cafe
              300 ft
            • Karakoy Gulluoglu
              900 ft
            Parks
            • Tophane Parki
              1800 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  1 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Number of rooms:
              22