Budget Hotels Istanbul

If you’re like me, you’re first of all going to be looking for some cheap flights to Istanbul and then some budget hotels in Istanbul.

Istanbul has ample budget hotels and the majority are located in the downtown historic district.  In most cases, these budget hotels in Istanbul fall into the category of 2-3 stars, meaning that they are fairly decent, comfortable and offer all the amenities that a traveler would need. Of course, here you will not find Queen Elizabeth taking a break from her Kensington palace.

The majority of budget hotels Istanbul will satisfy all your needs. The places are usually clean, have AC; the beds are comfortable and most are within short distances of the historic sites.  A few decent budget hotels in Istanbul include the Olympiyat. This 3 star budget hotel is located close to the tourist attractions but still a short distance away from the congested streets. The rooms are comfortable, come with satellite TV and there is free wifi. Prices are reasonable and start around $50-$70. Other similar budget hotels in Istanbul include the Pierre Loti Hotel and Grand Ons hotel. Both these hotels are very comfortable, clean and offer all the amenities needed by the traveler.  There are ample restaurants and cafeterias located in the vicinity for relatively cheap but hearty meals.

All these hotels are accessible online and also offer discounts during off season. The great benefit of these hotels is that they also cater to tours of the historic districts. Some even have Turkish cooking classes.

To get a better idea of what these budget hotels offer, go online and check them out. Coming to Istanbul without a hotel reservation usually means that you will end up paying a lot more than what you bargained for.