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Second Home Hostel

2.0 of 5 Ebussuut No: 19 Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Amman Governorate, Jordan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is good for visitors on a budget, but you get what you pay for in terms of room cleanliness, particularly in the coed dorm room. It didn't smell great in the room, and it could be loud at night. The staff at the hostel, though, were fantastic! Incredibly friendly people -- we went to them with tons of... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone at the hostel was very nice and helpful and they will take you to fun pubs. It was in a very good location, easy to walk to to some of the greatest sights. It was inexpensive and they have a shuttle from the airport as well. Love the cats.

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Longmont, Colorado
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff at Second Home are all very welcoming and friendly and provide great service for the price. Free breakfast is served in the common room which also features some scrappy little cats that brighten up the morning. The hostel is located within a short walking distance from major attractions like the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia, the tram and... More 

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostel was in an excellent location. You can walk to all of the major sites in just a few minutes. The staff was friendly and helpful. They arranged transportation to and from airports and any excursions you wanted. The one downside is the room was a little noisy at night.

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone was very friendly and welcoming. They are accommodating and will help you out the best they can. Great common area were you can share stories, meet fantastic people and have a laugh. One of the best hostels I have been too!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is a great place to stay. The staff are all friendly and the atmosphere of the gathering area is relaxed and fun! Make sure you ask the staff for their suggestions on places to eat and drink - never disappointed when we took john's advice. The rooms are clean, so are the showers and washrooms. The free breakfast saved... More 

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

There are many advantages which highlight this hostel. Located in the center of the old city, you're within walking distance of every interesting thing to visit. It's well located, practical, comfortable and clean. With the best value for money, it's a perfect place to stay. But, WHAT MAKES THIS HOSTEL UNIQUE, is the good environment. It is a homely hostel,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We had a really great time staying at the second home hostel! the hostel ist perfectly located in the historic district Sultanahmet, in walking distance to the blue mosque and the hagia sofia and a metro station which brings you to the asian side of Istanbul within only 10 minutes. the rooms and bathrooms are clean and you have everything... More 

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Oakland, ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I randomly found this hostel online but am so glad that I did. It was friendly, conveniently located, and a good price (12 euros for a single dorm bed). But most importantly, unlike at Cheers Hostel where I stayed earlier in my trip I was actually able to get some peace and quiet so that I could sleep! No loud... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

It was my first trip to Istanbul, so we booked a hostel in a very center - couple of minutes from Haya Sofiya, Topkapi Palace and Gulhane Park - everything whan tourist's heart needs :) Second Home is really perfectly situated. Another big advantage is - for sure - great staff. Very friendly people, who are ready to help with... More 

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Address: Ebussuut No: 19 Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Second Home Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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