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Surabaya
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I considered staying at Providence Homestay for its cheap price, which was suitable to backpacker lovers like me. It was such a reasonable homestay: air-conditioned room, and good wifi connection. I felt like at home here, haha. But I didn't like it, for the location. It is located in a business centre which doesn't fit the backpacker budget. I found...

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Stayed one night with friends, and found this is one of the best inn we had. Big bed, clean bathroom with hot and cold water, wifi, free tea and coffe with self-services. The AC work well, and this place close by one of big mall on Surabaya, Ciputra World. I enjoyed here much, but unfortunately I couldn't go anywhere when...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Stayed for a couple of nights en route to Probollingo. Room was pretty cheap (one of the cheapest we found in Surabaya), air-con worked well, bathrooms clean and free ice-cold drinking water. Staff friendly and helpful, especially the guy from Flores. Location is so-so, but next to a big mall with plenty of dining options and a supermarket if you...

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Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

I stayed in this hostel for 2 nights. The staff was kind, they help me to find the public transportation route (since surbaya had a lot of different tracks for public transportation). The location was a little bit far from the city but if you are brave enough to take some public transportation then it's not a big deal. They...

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Reviewed 1 December 2014 via mobile

The homestay is cheap and offers great value: Pro's - fast wifi - toaster, cutlery and free water - quiet - ok rooms - friendly staff Cons: - 1 shared bathroom - hard to find - english of the staff isnt very good Its located on the block next to Ciputra mall. Try to take a bluebird taxi, not any...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 29 October 2014

This is the first time I travel as a backpacker and this place did give me good experience for my first trip. This homestay Location is very convenient, 5 mins walk to Ciputra world with world class cinema, supermarket and famous fashion brand boutique. (Shangri-la Surabaya also 5 mins walk) I stayed in the biggest room on second floor with...

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1Thank Taufit
Reviewed 10 March 2014 via mobile

This little place is obviously cared for. It is very basic and modest but clean and comfortable for the solo traveler. Shared bathroom. Great wifi. Friendly staff. Quiet. Its back off the street so you don't get the traffic noise. Its just down the street from Ciputra world so there is easy access to coffee and across the street is...

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

As an ignorant English traveller who didn't learn the local lingo, it was difficult to a) get the taxi driver to find the place (our taxi man was a bit of a donkey) and b) ask advice on how to get to bagnyuwangi the next morning (by the way, just go to the train station and get the 9am train)....

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Jakarta
Reviewed 13 November 2013

I stayed there for 2 nights. it cost me 99k and 97k per day, because i booked it twice. Providence homestay located in abandoned ruko (home office) beside ciputra world/ ciputra mall in mayjend sungkono. To go there, from bungurasih bus terminal i take bus damri to tanjung perak and stopped at joyoboyo angkot terminal, or you can stopped in...

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Kediri, Indonesia
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Providence Homestay is in the back of a slightly crumbling store plaza. Its a storefront style kost, more like a hostel than a homestay or bed and breakfast. Its built into a strip of stores in the plaza- a taxi could find this place easiest by directing them towards Darmo Park 2, dekat Ciputra World Mall. The rooms are small...

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Additional Information about Providence Homestay

Address: Jalan Mayjend Sungkono Darmo Park 2 Blok 6 No 18 Surabaya Center, Surabaya 60225, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Java > East Java > Surabaya
Price Range: $14 - $16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Providence Homestay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Walls are a bit thin between all rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Charlotusflower, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book the room with bathroom inside”
 of 5 bubbles Taufit, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
“I was on the second floor and it was very quiet. Didn't see any other guests beside my friends and I but apparently they were fully booked.”
 of 5 bubbles mc842, 5 Feb 2013 | Read review
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