The Best Hostels in Izmir, Turkey

Izmir is a city on Turkey's Aegean coast. Turkey's third-largest city is proudly liberal and deeply cultured. Garlanded around the azure-blue Bay of ?zmir, it has been an important Aegean port since ancient times, when it was the Greek city of Smyrna, and its seafront promenade is as fetching and lively as any in the world. The city's rich and fascinating heritage reflects the fact that it has been the home of Greeks, Armenians, Jews, Levantines and Turks over the centuries. While not as multicultural these days, it still has resident Jewish and Levantine communities and its unique and delicious cuisine attests to this. Foreign visitors here are largely limited to business travelers and tourists en route to Ephesus, but the city has plenty to offer as a destination in itself. The city is home to compelling attractions including one of Turkey's most fascinating bazaars, an impressive museum of history and art, and a local lifestyle as laid-back as it is welcoming. With all of these fabulous attributes, Izmir is a great place to visit, and, luckily, there are some great, budget-friendly accommodations to use as a base for exploring.

How much do hostels in Izmir cost?

Average Dorm Price $11 ($9 to $14)
Average Double Private Room Price (in a hostel) $31 ($13 to $43)

A social and comfortable hostel in the center of Izmir

Dorm Bed: $9.07
Private Room: $6.74
Overall Rating: 83%
Lotus Garden Hostel Izmir offers pet-friendly accommodations in Izmir, just 0.8 miles from Izmir Clock Tower. Some of their features include free WiFi and a terrace, a shared kitchen for meal preparation, and bike rental. The property offers both private rooms and dormitory style accommodations. Some accommodations include a sitting area where you can relax. A terrace or patio are featured in certain rooms. Every room comes with a shared bathroom. For your comfort, you will find slippers and a hairdryer. The Velvet Castle is half a mile from Lotus Garden Hostel Izmir, and Cumhuriyet Square is 0.7 miles away. The nearest airport is Adnan Menderes Airport, 9 miles from Lotus Garden Hostel Izmir. The property is close to the main attraction areas in Izmir, like Agora ruins (5 minutes' walk), Kemeralti open Grand Bazaar area (5 minutes' walk), Kultur Park (5 minutes' walk), Kadife Kale Castle (25 minutes' walk) and famous Clock Tower (15-20 minutes walking) And around the hostel, there are many small streets with old houses and local shopping street where you can view local life. Linens and towels are included with your stay.
Altınordu mah. 961 sokak No:4 , Izmir, Turkey,

A modern and comfortable option in the city center

Dorm Bed: $8.61
Private Room: $13.78
Overall Rating: 87%
Located in the heart of Izmir, In House Hostel provides help to guests who would like to visit the surrounding areas (Pamukkale, Ephesus, Cesme, Selcuk). These areas are close by, so you can visit them on day journeys and use the In House as a base while enjoying the great nightlife of Izmir and the comfort of In House Hostel.

The building is brand new, warm and perfectly constructed to suit the needs of hostel travelers. There is a common room in the entrance where you can hang out and a kitchen where you can cook/prepare your meals. On the top floor there is also a terrace where you can sit down, relax and hang out. Facilities include: Air conditioning, Free internet (WiFi), Free luggage storage, Free tea and coffee, Free lockers, Laundry facilities, travel information to help you plan the next stage of your journey, free pub crawls, free walking tour. The property is only a 3 minutes' walk from Alsancak (main train station IZBAN). From In House Hostel, you can easily reach the main sights in Izmir, such as the Kordon (coast), Kibris Sehitleri (Main Square) and the Clock Tower in Izmir. The hostel is 2.7 km from Izmir Clock Tower, 600 meters from Ataturk Museum and 1.5 km from Cumhuriyet Square. Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport is 17 km away. The property offers two 8 bed dorms, one 6 bed dorm and one 4 bed dorm. If you want some more privacy, they also have a double(en suite) and a single bed private room. Linens are included with your stay.
Alsancak 1460 Street No: 75 , Izmir, Turkey,

A comfortable place in a central location

Dorm Bed: $9.33
Private Room: $8.33
Overall Rating: 90%
Shantihome is located centrally in Izmir's Alsancak District offering numerous opportunities for shopping, sightseeing and dining. It offers colorful rooms and free WiFi throughout the premises. With a lively decor, the accommodations at Shantihome have shared bathroom facilities. Some units have air conditioning, a work desk and ironing facilities. Situated in a lively area with numerous cafes, bar and restaurants, you can venture out and sense the local atmosphere. The staff assists with car and bike rentals upon request and provides information about local attractions. The famous Kordon seaside promenade is 950 feet from the property. Adnan Menderes Airport is 12.2 miles away. Breakfast, linens, and towels are free with your stay.
alsancak mah. 1464 sok. no:15 izmir , Izmir, Turkey,

A comfortable option in a lively location

Private Room: $19.79
Overall Rating: 95%
Doogood Rental House provides 2 rooms on the second floor of the building. You can use a lift to get to the second floor. The windows provide great views of Kibris Sehitleri street all day long. Alsancak is the center point of Izmir. The rooms are on the Kibris Sehitleri Street which is the main long pedestrian street of Izmir. Izmir International Fair is few minutes' walk away. There are bars within a 1 minute walk.

Nights may be a little noisy because of the crowded streets, but it makes for a lot of fun and excitement if you join the crowd. For groups of more than 2 people the property can arrange a king size sofa bed in the living room. The kitchen and living room will be shared between the 2 rooms. There is a small fridge, cooker, toaster, teakettle, full HD TV, surround speakers and air conditioner. There is a powerful washing machine with a drying function. Breakfast and towels are included with your stay.
Mahmut Esat Bozkurt Cd. No: 2 Alsancak , Izmir, Turkey,

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