Overview of Hostel
Housed in an Art-Nouveau building in the heart of the city, Cheers Porthouse Istanbul is a unique establishment designed and managed by travellers just like our guests. Our main goal is to provide a feeling of comfort and safety for our international visitors, who are in search of a 'hostel with a t
We are right in the middle of two Tram stops: Karakoy and Tophane
From Atatrk Airport
Take the Metro to Zeytinburnu station and transfer to T1 tram (tram hours: 05:00 morning untill 23:55 night). Get off at Karaky station and follow follow the road on your right towards the sea. Walk along the water with your back to the Galata bridge until the water ends. Continue along the main road now passing Namli Gourmet Store, Gllo?lu Baklava and more stores on your left and the cruise terminal on your right. After the stores end make an immediate left and then immediate right (YDS shoe store on the corner). We are on the left of the street side across the SOK supermarket.
Total travel time: 75 minutes (given you do not stop by the various street vendors you pass by)
From Sabiha Gokcen Airport or Taksim
Take the Havatas shuttle bus to Taksim Square (hours depending on season between 04:00 and 01:00). From Taksim Square you can either take a taxi to Portus House (about 5 minutes and 8 TL) or take the subway Finikuler down to Kabatas. From here take T1 tram two stops over to Tophane station, get off the tram and cross the street towards the sea. Head into the narrow Hamam Sokak street right in front of you. Pass the hamam and turn right (it is a dead end, so no other option. You are now on our Mumhane street. Continue straight for another two minutes. We are on the right side of the street across the SOK supermarket.
Total travel time: 90 minutes (depending on traffic)
Please do keep our phone number handy to have a local driver call us in case you need assistance..
Portus Hotel Istanbul is int the heart of the city within walking distance to: Karakoy Ferry: 2 minutes Galata Bridge: 2 minutes Tunel Metro:2minutes Airport Tram: 2 minutes Galata Tower: 6 minutes Istanbul Modern Museum: 5 minutes Spice Bazaar: 10 minutes Grand Bazaar: 15 minutes Istiklal Street: 10 minutes Sultanahmet: 15 minutes (metro: 5 minutes) Dozens of well known restaurants and lounges nearby...
Conditions & Policy
Please Note: This property has a 3 day cancellation policy: Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay. Please inform Cheers Porthouse 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 provided in your confirmation. Check in: 02:00 pm Check out: 11:00 am Cash & Credit Card (No Amex) payment of balance on arrival