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Second Home Hostel

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Ebussuut No: 19 Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tampere, Finland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff is awesome in this hostel! It's not just that they help you with everything that comes to your mind, they also party with you and you make you feel like you are in a second home. You can really trust the staff in every way, just ask anything and they make it real. Chill out at common area, smoke... More

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Cordoba, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi from ARGENTINA i was there in december 2013,we spwnd new ysras there, it is a nice hostel, great food, great staff very friendly people, they can give you some info for tours and buses........i will be there again!!!

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Paris, France
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great great time at the hostel, the place has very good vibe, well located and the stuff was helpful. They arranged us the bus to Capadoccia, took us out to a great club in Taksim and eveytime we came back, our cup of turkish tea was ready and hot. Special thanks to Omer, for all the info... More

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New Britain, Connecticut
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time in Istanbul and my first time staying at a hostel and I can honestly say that the Second Home Hostel staff was amazing. They were so friendly and welcoming, they made the experience even more memorable. Although the rooms were small, they are clean and comfortable. The lobby was always a nice place to hangout... More

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Newington, Connecticut
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stay here if you can! This hostel is clean, walking distance to many attractions and tram, but most importantly has a great environment. The staff is incredible, so friendly and welcoming, they make delicious breakfast every morning, will give you advice about where to go/what to see and help arrange tours/Turkish bath. They are great company for smoking shisha and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place to stay, close from everything. You can go walking to most of the Istambul main must-sees. The staff was very friendly and gave advices in nice places to go everynight, in one of them they joined us and took us to a club far from the hostel but full of local people and local music.. amazing place!... More

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Springfield, Virginia
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time in Istanbul. My friend recommended the location. It was such a good location. I had a comfortable bed, clean room, shared showers and toilet. The staff was so friendly and assisting. Each morning I came downstairs to find that the hostel had prepared nice breakfast choices of olives, cereal, cookies, and even hard boiled eggs.... More

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Athens, Greece
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This is a great base for exploring the old part of Istanbul. Decent area and very helpful and attentive staff. It was quite clean. They made us and everyone else feel very welcome. I would definitely return. The only negative was the room was tiny, couldn't get around the end of the bed in our double room with shared bath.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Around the corner from everything! So convenient. I also had a great time talking to the staff. Everyone was amazing, friendly, and helpful. The breakfast in the morning was always a good chance to talk with everyone and meet new friends. I will for sure stay at Second Home hostel again! Thank you for making my trip great!

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Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Nice location and friendly staff.. free nice breakfast.. cheap and secure .. I met nice people from many countries and we hanged out one night and went to smoke sheesha (waterpipe) and having tea.. I was there for 7 nights with my girlfriend and it was amazing time.. I was sad about leaving from that hostel :( the name is... More

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Also Known As:
Second Home Hotel
Second Home Hotel Istanbul
Address: Ebussuut No: 19 Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 703 Specialty lodging in Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Second Home Hostel 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to your 'Second Home' in Istanbul !We have been providing a welcoming, clean and safe place for visitors with the best location since 2009 !Dormitory, hostel rooms, private rooms or suites; we have every kind of accomodation choices. So there will certainly be something to match your budgetTravelling alone or in a group, there are plenty of opportunities to socializeWe can arrange tours in Istanbul, give helpful tips and information about the city, and help with any other of your travel needs.We are looking forward to seeing you. ... more   less 
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