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Saint Sophia Hostel

2 Heorhiivs'kyi lane, Apt. 2, Kiev, Ukraine
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Ranked #41 of 249 Specialty lodging in Kiev
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

I stayed at St-Sophia hostel for a couple of nights; I found this accommodation facility a great point for exploring the wonderful city of Kiev! Prose: Centrally located, close to the main attractions in the town - next to St-Sophia Cathedral; Few minutes walk (3-4 minutes) from Zoloty Vorota metro station; The hostel itself is located in a well maintained... More

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

I stayed here for four nights. The location is excellent with a 5 minute down hill walk to the main square. The free walking tour I went on actually passed the hostel on it's route with a quick stop at the hedgehog and strangely proportioned statue almost outside. Alex, the owner, is very helpful and speaks good English. I didn't... More

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Moscow, Russia
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20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

The hostel is nice, clean and centrally-located: 2 mins walk from Golden gate and St Sophia square, 7 mins from the Independence square. The staff are friendly and English-speaking, guests are respectful of others (no problems with noisy neighbours...). The security is good (at the entrance of the building and for the aparment itself). Basically, it's a cosy apartment with... More

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Alex S, Owner at Saint Sophia Hostel, responded to this review

Just ask personal about heater, please! We have it! And enjoy you sleep)) More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

This hostel is everything you could ask for, clean, comfortable and in an excellent central location. The beds are all new and there is free wi-fi. Alex the owner is very helpful and you can ask him anything.

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Torun, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

If you are looking for a nice accomodation in Kiev that is the best choice:) Almost everything is brand new. The place itself is very clean. The beds are fantastic, I am almost 2 meters tall and found them comfortable:) The owner Alex is very helpful you can ask him about anything. Don't think twice and book a bed:) Greetings... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

I would definitely recommend this hostel. The location was excellent and the dorm was very spacious and clean. The hostel was very secure and the staff were very friendly and helpful. Had an excellent nights sleep there.

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Address: 2 Heorhiivs'kyi lane, Apt. 2, Kiev, Ukraine
Location: Ukraine > Kiev
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Located in the very centre of Kiev in a quiet green area, St. Sophia Hostel provides an enchanting view on Sophia Cathedral, a unique object of UNESCO World Heritage. Four freshly coloured rooms are bright, spotless clean and each with a separate key lock. There are a fridge, a microwave and a stove in the kitchen for your convenience. All major places of interest are within walking distance, so you can save your time and money on transportation. And at the end of your exciting day you can relax by taking a bath! ... more   less 
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