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Home from Home Hostel

Arbat | House 49, Entrance 2, Moscow, Russia
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2008

Firstly, we notified the manager that we would be arriving early, and we received a reply saying that this was fine and that the rooms would be ready for us. We got there, and the housekeeper let us in and told us to wait in the damp and smelly kitchen as the manager was still sleeping. We waited for 2... More

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Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2008

Although we paid a deposit when we arrived all they had left was a more expensive room. We chose the hostel for the free Wi-Fi but the manager told us he couldn't give us the password until the next day (24 hr reception advertised). We were unable to use the 1, slow computer after waiting ~5hrs. The advertised common room... More

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FDP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2008

even if the building is really old, even if the rooms are small and beds uncomfortable, I would definitily come back, this place is funny, typical russian apartment ( kind of a "komunalka") , you're free to do what you like, the staff is nice, you have the keys and can come back whenever you want. nice place.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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32 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2008

We stayed here for only 2 nights and the only thing I can say is - thank god it was only for 2 nights! I really don't know where to start by criticising this hostel. Firstly - think squat rather than hostel, secondly, screaming teenagers running around at all hours do not bode well for a good night's sleep, thirdly,... More

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Address: Arbat | House 49, Entrance 2, Moscow, Russia
Location: Russia > Central Russia > Moscow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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