Istanbul Paris Hostel is located in the centre of the old city, Just 300 meters from Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Saint Sophia and 500 meters walk to the famous Grand Bazaar. Tourism information office, banks, restaurants, change offices, and other historical monuments are also with in a few minutes walking distance.
Common Area is a very lively and air-conditioned common area where you can meet other travellers. At the bar you can enjoy famous Turkish Pilsener ' Efes Pilsen' as well as International spirits and local Turkish drinks. Belly Dancer Show. Our cafe has a tasty variety of Turkish and Western food at affordable prices. Our cafeteria is even popular with the local university students. It is open from 7 a.m. until mid-night.
From our information desk you can find the answers to all your turkey travel questions. From here you can also book a variety of Istanbul and Turkey tours.
Computer/ Internet: We have FREE Wi-Fi(Wireless fidelity)
Enjoy our Satelite TV and huge terrace overlooking the Marmara Sea! It is a wonderful place to have a rest while drinking your cafe or beer or water pipe. In summertime, it gives you access for a sun bath at the day and unforgettable barbecue parties at the evening.
Paris Hotel&Hostel has 24 hour Hot and Cold running water. A luggage storage room is available FREE for our guests use. It is permanently locked. The key is available from reception. Our safe is also available for our guests to store valuables. A Wake-up service is available 24 hours a day.
An airport shuttle can be booked to pick you up from Paris Hostel day and night and we have pick-up service from Ataturk airport and Sabiha Gokcen airport. Please remember to provide your flight details if you would like this service.
From the Airport: About USD$ 20 by taxi or catch the 'Havas' bus, about USD$ 6 which leaves, every 30 mins. from outside the arrivals terminal. Get off at Aksaray and catch the tram from Aksaray (Yusuf pasa) tram stop to Çemberlitas tram stop, which is the 4th stop towards Sultanahmet.
From the Bus Station (Otogar): Catch the 'Metro' train from the Metro station in the middle of the Otogar to Aksaray. Aksaray is the last stop so you can't miss it. Get off at Aksaray and catch the tram from Aksaray (Yusuf pasa) tram stop to Çemberlitas tram stop, which is the 4th stop towards Sultanahmet.
From Sirkeci Train Station: Catch the tram from outside the train station to Çemberlitas. There is only one tram line, just make sure you catch the one heading away from the waterfront.
Çemberlitas - Turkish for 'banded stone', erected by Constantine the Great during the 4th century.
The tram stops in front of the column, on the corner of Divan Yolu and Peykane Sokak streets.
Divan Yolu is the main street running through the middle of Sultanahmet.
Paris Hostel is approx. 200 metres down Peykane Sokak