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Kiwi Pension

Ataturk Mah. 1038. Sok. No:26 Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Turkey
Kiwi Pension
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Varenna, Italy
5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

it was supposed to be a Hostel-Pension run by a couple. But my Lonley Planet is 2007 and is no longer run by a couple. Actually a smoking and drinking man is Always there. More like Oz than Turkish. Hostel was empty so I was alone, cheap price and good position - very closed to the Otogar. also they bring... More 

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Shanghai, China
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

i stayed at the pension for 2 nights. the owner a guy refused to change a room for us with a working air-con at first but finally agreed but would not give us the remote control. the room was not cleaned everyday even if the garbage in the bathroom. the location is good, in a quiet neighbourhood near the bus... More 

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Treasure Island, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

I recently returned from 39 days in Turkey, Greece, and Italy...and altho I prefer Italy and Greece over Turkey, luckily I had saved the best for last...I stayed my final 4 nights in Turkey at the Kiwi Pension, run by Alison from Kent in the UK. What a fabulous experience! The room was large, comfortable and very affordable...along with a... More 

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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
58 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Stayed at Kiwi Pension for a one night stop over to see Ephesus. The staff were very friendly, room was a good value and the free breakfast and ride to Ephesus were bonuses. I recommended this place to other travellers as I thought it was a good value.

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Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
95 hotel reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Pros: Super close to the bus station. The owner is very friendly and helpful. She organized our ferry to Greece with one phone call. The night time staff are nice to but their English isn't very good. The breakfast was yummy and filling. The double room with the private bath is pretty nice with enough room to move around. The... More 

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Clyde, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Helpful and friendly owner (Alison) and staff made our stay very pleasant. Pension room, with ensuite and air-conditioning, was clean and well presented. Being close to the otogar meant ease of access to the surrounding sights but Selcuk also has many worthwhile places to see. The recommended Ejder Restaurant was a winner!

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Portree, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

This inexpensive hostel near the bus station in Selcuk was a perfect resting place for the rigours of exploring the extreme past and present which is Selcuk. Levant, the man on the desk, was as helpful as he could be, and this was just fine. I took the cheapest room which, with the fan, was all I needed in the... More 

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Poperinge, Belgium
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

My girlfriend and I stayed the Kiwi pension in July and August 2012. Kiwi pension is located very near to the bus station, which makes it easy to enter and leave the town. The owner Alison gave us some great tips to explore the region which paid off very well. The breakfast is good but a quite basic turkish one.... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

The hearty breakfast with fresh fruit and tons of bread, and having access to a pool, albeit quite a distance away, were the highlights of our stay at Kiwi. While the rooms could use a more personal, creative touch, ours was clean and, thank god, had air-conditioning because when we visited Selcuk it was hot, hot, hot! Alison was very... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
35 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

The owner, Ms Alison, is an English lady that will help you with directions, make tour reservations for you and provide you with restaurant suggestions. The pension provides a clean basic room with 1 bath towel per person, hand soap, and hair dryer. No other bath ammenities. They also have wi-fi which may or may not work in your room.... More 

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