In Besiktas in a convenient location, the Puffin Hostel-Istanbul features a terrace, shared kitchen and a shared lounge area.

All the units at the Puffin Hostel-Istanbul feature air conditioning and heating. Some of the units are fitted with a flat-screen satellite TV, kitchenette and a refrigerator. Some units have a private bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer. Some of the units also offer a balcony and city view.

At Puffin Hostel-Istanbul, there is a 24-hour front desk, and free Wi-Fi is also available. A shared sitting area and shared dining area can also be found on site.

Besiktas Pier, which provides easy access to Asian side, is just over a quarter mile from the property. Ataturk Airport is 13 miles away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Puffin Hostel - Istanbul has been welcoming guests since Feb 5, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 full bed
1 twin bed
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
4 twin beds
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Can I use my own sleeping bag?
    We have free clean linens/sheets.
    Answered on 25 October 2019
  • How much does it cost to rent a lock?
    In shared rooms we have free lockers.
    Answered on 25 October 2019
  • Is it quiet at night?
    Yes it is quite at night.
    Answered on 31 October 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    yes we have luggage storage.
    Answered on 31 October 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Clean sheetts are free for all rooms. Towels are included ın private rooms. In shared rooms towels are for rent.
    Answered on 25 October 2019
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Amenities of Puffin Hostel - Istanbul
Great facilities! Review score, 8
Most popular amenities
Free WiFi
Airport shuttle
Non-smoking rooms
24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Air conditioning
Designated smoking area
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • Azerbaijani
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Puffin Hostel - Istanbul takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 1:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Cash Puffin Hostel - Istanbul accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Puffin Hostel - Istanbul of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Puffin Hostel - Istanbul

  • The prices at Puffin Hostel - Istanbul may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Puffin Hostel - Istanbul is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Puffin Hostel - Istanbul is 2.9 miles from the center of Istanbul.

  • Puffin Hostel - Istanbul offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):