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Home from Home Hostel

Traveller (10)
Room & Suite (6)
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good8%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible64%
1 Nov 2012
“Not recommended”
7 Jul 2012
“Worst hostel ever”
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Reviewed 2 November 2012

We booked months in advance to stay here, we arrived off a night train very early in the morning and understandably were told that our room would not be ready until the current people checked out. So we went sight seeing and arrived back at...More

2  Thank Breakfree76
Reviewed 8 July 2012

"Home from home" really has nothing of a "home" away from home. I had booked there for 5 nights mainly because of the really enthousiastic review of the Lonely Planet Trans-siberian railway book (edition 2012). For readers of the LP: I'm sorry to say they...More

5  Thank JML634
Reviewed 2 February 2012

I have stayed in hostels all around Europe, and yet this place managed to astound me with how horrible it was. We arrived very early in the am and had booked the night before, but when we arrived the room was not available and we...More

6  Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 19 June 2011

Home from Home changed our reservation to Monro hostel without our authorization! The place was dirty, noisy, and under construction. It was awful!!!! and we could not rest at all. Monro hostel was under construction when we got there. the place was a mess and...More

3  Thank jensanchez51
Reviewed 27 May 2011

I can't understand the bad reviews?! The receptionists were great - in particular Alina is super helpful. There's a great vibe its incredible value and right at the centre of town. What more could you ask for?

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$18 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$18 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (10)
Room & Suite (6)
Crowds of tourists, both local and international take
in Old Arbat and its modern and gigantic peer – New
Arbat. One reason visitors keep coming is no doubt
Konstantin Melnikov’s famous private house, now open
to the public and worthy of a visit. After exploring
one of the oldest parts of Moscow, avoid the crowds
and turn to the side streets and boulevards where
calmness and affordable food is plentiful.
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