Second Home Hostel

Address: Ebussuut No: 19 Sirkeci, Istanbul, Turkey | 2 star hostel
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This 2 star hostel, located in the Fatih area of Istanbul, is near Gulhane Park, Cagaloglu Hamami, Eminonu Pier, and Kapah Carsi.
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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

    Travel Blogs from Istanbul

    13 years ago today I was on the Isle of Capri

    A travel blog entry by suzduck on Sep 11, 2014

    13 photos

    Every year I always have a brief reflection on where I was Sept 11, 2001, as I'm sure many do..

    Today I walked down the Hippodrome, which was an ancient Chariot Racing venue, to the Blue Mosque. Have taken to packing a scarf with me each day in case I want to look inside a Mosque, but didn't think about my shorts. Luckily they have a ready …

    Sensory Overload!

    A travel blog entry by suzduck on Sep 10, 2014

    8 photos

    Arrived at the Hostel about 2am today. Shared the transfer from the airport with a lady who had flown in from Chicago so was nice to have company.

    Breakfast in the hostel (cornflakes, baguette, cucumber, cream cheese, tomatoes and tea), gave them some laundry to wash, then headed off to the post office after first finding an ATM. Should …

    Death on the Nile? Crushed on the Grand Canal!

    A travel blog entry by suzduck on Sep 09, 2014

    2 comments, 2 photos

    Was noisy last night as the hotel is close to a restaurant and my window overlooked the outdoor eating area. Woke up early again so decided to read for a bit. Eventually got up and walked to the little shop on the corner that sold some fresh fruit and basic staples. Bought a yoghurt drink and nectarine for b'fast and took them back my room.
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    Allahaısmarladık Türkiye!

    A travel blog entry by fairuzb on May 02, 2013

    ... 9 days and the days spent were unforgettable. I couldn't believe that I has heading back home.

    We arrived at the airport and at 13:20 pm, our Lufthansa plane departed for Frankfurt. We passed the suburbs in Istanbul, crossed the border of Bulgaria, across Bucharest and Salzburg and finally arrived in Frankfurt at around 6 pm local time. We had 4 and a half hours time until our next flight to Helsinki, so we decided to go out to the city. We took the subway to ...

    Finally here!

    A travel blog entry by hmocha on Dec 30, 2012

    1 comment, 4 photos

    ... how old we were and said, "so you’re here to drink"), in Turkey they just stamp it and then smile (or laugh a little) when I say “Tesekkurler” (which means thanks).
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