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Giovanni's Home Napoli

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From the moment we walked through the door Giovanni did not stop being amazing. He greeted us with a cup of cold water and sat us down. The first thing he asked us was whether we had eaten lunch. When we told him we had not, he swiftly offered to make us some pasta. He made pasta for about 8... More 

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Thank Danielle S
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upon arrival, Giovanni cooked all of us some delicious pasta and followed with an hour long talk about Naples. Be prepared that he gives the talk for an hour to everyone so we wasted a lot of the day with this. Perhaps the talk could be a quick 10 mins with room for questions. The map he gives is also... More 

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Thank nadia643
Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Giovanni is the best host! He has so much information about what to do in Naples, he gives you a very helpful map and so much useful information about the city. We arrived quite late and did not have time for dinner, so Giovanni made us and some other guests an absolutely massive bowl of fresh pasta which was a... More 

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Thank Ellie T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

My prepaid hostel had essentially "forgotten" about my booking and consequently was fully booked, but Giovanni was able to give me a bed for 2 nights on very short notice and whilst I'd been in Naples for 5days already I still got the introduction to the city and I wished I'd booked here originally!! It's small, central and cheap oh... More 

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Thank Laurie M
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

I stayed at Giovanni's almost exactly 12 months ago, and I miss it to this day. Giovanni is the most accommodating, informative, funny host you can encounter. Although I normally look for a party hostel (which this is not) I would gladly stay again. Make sure you pay attention to your welcome information session, he will hook you up with... More 

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Thank Sean R
Hersonissos, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Giovanni is not just a hostel owner but an experience in himself! From his indepth prep talk about the city and its history on arrival to his fantastic free meals and mini cooking lessons, the man behind this hostel will make anyone's stay in Naples outstanding and worth while! The hostel has a great communal area and extensive kitchen so... More 

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Thank HarryRonchetti
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Very welcoming and knowledgeable. Is happy to be involved in making your stay pleasant and introducing you to the real Naples. Clean linen and very safe. Great chef! Please heed Giovanni's advice on areas not to step into. I would recommend to students wanting to back pack through Italy as Giovanni does not tolerate bad/drunken behavior.

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Halifax, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Giovani does not have a hostel only to make a living. The moment you walk into his place, he has already adopted you as his own. He is fiercely passionate about Neapolitain historical and cultural heritage, and will share this with you through detailed advice about where to go in the city. He will also share his cooking and will... More 

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Thank leabraschi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

I' ve been staying in Giovanni 's home for many days . It is my home in Naples , because it is not only an hostel but much more. Giovanni really cares about his hosts and he is always helpful and nice . The hostel is clean and there is always a great atmosphere thanks to Giovanni. He is also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

Stay at Giovanni's Home was absolutely lovely, Giovanni is a master of creating an incredible atmosphere around him and is a so kind and nice. He helped to make my stay full amazing experiences and I am very thankful for that! The hostel is in a flat with few very clean rooms and a beautiful terrace. The location was just... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Giovanni's Home Napoli

Address: Via Sapienza, 43, Naples, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Naples > Pendino
Price Range: $31 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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