Cheap Hotels in Istanbul

Cheap Hotels in Istanbul

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What is Istanbul Like for Cheap Hotels?

There are lots of ways to enjoy Istanbul for a bargain price. For example, you might want to put on your walking shoes, grab a free map, and go for a stroll to a side of this destination where money doesn't do all the talking. Travelers to Istanbul love the shopping and cafes. Take a selfie at Grand Bazaar and Blue Mosque for some great memories without a hefty price tag. Our choice of low-cost hotels makes Istanbul a favorite among budget-conscious visitors looking for a vacation to remember. has 744 cheap Istanbul hotels to choose from, the right one is waiting for you!

What Are Some of the Best Cheap Hotels in Istanbul?

Here are our travelers' best-rated Istanbul budget-friendly hotels:

    Serenity Hotel

    City-center hotel within walking distance of Blue Mosque
    • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Terrace • 24-hour front desk

    Timeks Hotel Sultanahmet

    City-center hotel, steps from Walled Obelisk
    • Free WiFi • Cafe • 24-hour front desk • An area shuttle

    Golden Horn Hotel - Special Class

    Hotel with bar, near Egyptian Bazaar
    • Free breakfast • Free valet parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Rooftop terrace

    Marnas Hotels

    City-center Bayrampasa hotel with bar
    • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Spa • Steam room • 24-hour fitness center

    Seatanbul Hotel

    Hotel with bar, near Blue Mosque
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Rooftop terrace

What Are the Best Things to See and Do in Istanbul?

You'll be able to find lots of ways to have fun in Istanbul while keeping to your budget. Take a look at these activities and attractions in the area, some of which you can appreciate while being mindful of your wallet.

  • Gülhane Park
  • Taksim Gezi Park
  • Golden Horn Park

  • Beaches
  • Suadiye Beach
  • Florya Beach
  • Menekse Beach

  • Sights & Landmarks
  • Grand Bazaar
  • Blue Mosque
  • Hagia Sophia

How to find the best cheap hotels in Istanbul


✅  There are lots of cheap hotels available in Istanbul in 2023. What's more, our rewards program makes Istanbul hotels an even better choice for travelers on a budget. 

✅  Whether you're looking for a hostel, apart-hotel or Bed & Breakfast, there's something for every type of traveler in Istanbul on – use the helpful search filters to find some of the cheapest hotels in Istanbul for your budget-friendly stay. 

✅  You'll find lots of cheap hotels in Istanbul – with With so many choices, we recommend you use the search filter for price limits to narrow down your options. 

✅  The best time of year for an affordable vacation to Istanbul is during low season. This is when fewer people visit and there is a wider range of cheap Istanbul hotels available.  

✅  There are plenty of things to see and do in Istanbul on a budget! From exploring the city's iconic landmarks and museums to enjoying the great outdoors and local parks, there is something for everyone in Istanbul. 

✅  If you're looking to travel to Istanbul on a budget, there are plenty of ways to save. One option is to consider booking your travel during off-peak times when prices for flights, hotels, and attractions may be lower. Another option is budget-friendly transportation, such as local public transportation like buses or trains. 

✅  To find the great budget hotels in Istanbul for families, use our "Family friendly" filter under the "Travel experience" header. This will filter for family-friendly accommodation essentials.  

*Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Frequently asked questions

Can I reserve a vacation home for my trip to Istanbul?
You can take a look through 340 vacation home choices on our site. Additionally, you’ll find 3788 apartments and 87 condos.
What hostels can I book in Istanbul?
You may want to consider Sanat Hostel Taksim, Wabi Sabi Hostel Istanbul and Gökçe Pansiyon - Adult Only - Hostel, which are among the best-rated hostels by fellow travelers. You can also take a look at all 68 hostels on our site.
What areas in Istanbul should I consider for a budget trip?
If you’re looking to save some money on your trip, the areas with the most affordable hotels are Istanbul City Center, Fatih and Old City.

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