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Great atmosphere, amazing spread for breakfast and plenty of feline buddies knocking about.
The owner and staff are very helpful and there is a cool communal area .
The location, close to Taksim, is excellent. Not quite as touristy as Sultanahmed but with loads going...More
This was a wonderful hostel to stay in for a couple nights. Very affordable, centrally located and very friendly staff who will give you wonderful "local" recommendations. I'd recommend this place to anyone. Only downside was no kitchen for guests to use or breakfast, but...More
Our time at Stray Cat is definitely a highlight of visiting Istanbul. My wife and I love animals and to be surrounded by lovely people and learn new things and this ticked all those boxes - Sidat and his staff were so welcoming. We got...More
1 Thank Stokezy
Response from sedat b, Manager at Stray Cat HostelResponded 12 July 2016
Thank you for your kind and lovely feedback , it is a pelasure to hear your joy in Stray Cta Hostel. Enjoy your new travels also please.
What more needs to be said. As long as you like cats you will love this hostel. Comfortable, free breakfast, very friendly and helpful staff, 1 min from tram stop, 2 min walk to Taksim square, Everything was good and Istanbul is a great city...More
1 Thank Sam B
Response from sedat b, Manager at Stray Cat HostelResponded 30 June 2016
Thank yoiu for your lovely feedback. It is our joy to know you enjoyed being in Istanbul with us. Happy new travels.
A lovely stay for us both, breakfast included which worked for us (one gluten free, one vegan) as there were cornflakes and bread/jam- the kittens were precious and staff were really accommodating, free drinking water, WiFi, air con and good company were a bonus :)...More
2 Thank sunflowern95
Response from sedat b, Manager at Stray Cat HostelResponded 20 June 2016
Thank you for your lovely feedback. This is our joy here to know you enjoyed your stay in Istanbul with us. Happy new travels.
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights, shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
nightlife in close proximity. In striking contrast, Beyoglu’s less trafficked areas – such as the affluent Cihangir and the antiques district of Cukurcuma – exude Old World charm and provide contemplative calm and splendid diversion via an assortment of cozy cafes, attractive boutiques, and quiet lanes.