Second Home Hostel

Ebussuut No: 19 Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey | 2 star hostel
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Travel Blogs from Istanbul

Costanta to Istanbul

A travel blog entry by rob-lowe on Nov 17, 2012

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Lying on the warm sand of Costanta beach eating boiled eggs I was far too comfortable. Almost a week in a cozy hostel had found lazy legs and I wasn't thrilled to continue the push. Rolling my head round at Allan I sighed. It was pedalling, not moaning that would pick at the remaining 800 kms to Istanbul, and so I begrudgingly pushed Allan to the road. A week of impatient riding rolled me down the Bulgarian coast and into European Turkey.

Spices Then Stranger Nudity

A travel blog entry by caitlin_rose on Aug 09, 2012

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... I quickly rectified the issue and while we sat there, there were more than a few moments of nervous girlish giggling.

Our lady, or matron as this seems the best term to describe her, came back in after about half an our by which time we were covered in steamy goodness and she had reappeared in her bra and underwear. She got us one at a time to sit on the large raised square stone in the centre of the room, that Rebecca told us was called the tummy stone. We each ...

Istanbul: day 4/5

A travel blog entry by bpapendick on May 11, 2012

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... and since i didn't understand a single word on the menu i felt like the food was really authentic. After dinner we sat in the square by the tower where a crowd of young turkish people (hippies) were sitting and talking and playing music (aka: flutes that looked like recorders and roundly shaped guitars). The group sat and for a while and talked and laughed, life is ...

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This 2 star hostel, located in the Fatih area of Istanbul, is near Gulhane Park, Cagaloglu Hamami, Istanbul Daily City Tours, and Eminonu Pier.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsSecond Home Hostel Istanbul

    Reviewed by henniterness

    Highly recommended

    Reviewed Nov 29, 2010
    by (18 reviews) Toronto , Canada Flag of Canada

    Liked: super friendly staff that will happily help you with all your trip planning needs, respond to complaints or requests you might have; clean, amazing location; most communal atmosphere of any hostel I stayed in so far as fostered by management

    Disliked: Not a whole lot of space to put your stuff in the dorm rooms, but upon my mentioning this, I think they might already be working to fix this with extra shelves or similar

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Second Home Hostel Istanbul

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding