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Via sapienza 43, Naples, Italy

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91%

Rating
2041 Total Reviews
  • 93%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 92%Location
  • 96%Staff
  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 87%Facilities

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91%

Giovanni greeted us with open arms and gave us the most amazing introduction to Naples. We followed the itineraries he suggested saved money and had time to see a lot of wonderful places, so do what he says!


77%

host is so nice! You can accept his sugestion for travelling! It is worth. He is very kind. But Bed is not good. So if you don't care facility, I recommand for you. If you are there late, You should tell the arriving time for host!


83%

I don't have enough good things to say! While the facilities aren't the nicest, Giovanni makes up for it by treating all his guests like family. He even gives you an hour long tutorial into all things Naples when you arrive. Sometimes he will cook dinner for everyone too. Giovanni also took me to the airport, which was so nice of him! Please stay in Naples longer than 2 days. There is so much to do! And if you stay with Giovanni, he'll tell you all the secret places to visit!


89%

Welcome used with a smile and a much needed cold cup of water. Very friendly. Very informative. Cooked us dinner which was a huge plus. The nicest hostel we stayed in throughout our trip. Would definately return.


89%

I enjoyed my stay at this hostel very much. The owner, Giovanni, is such a nice person and very helpful with any kind of question. To start with, he informs each guest about what to do and see in and around Napoli, where to get good food, cultural aspects etc. I had a really good time and also meet a bunch of nice people there. Location is also good, metro nearby, restaurants nearby - definetly recommendable for travelers who enjoy staying in a simple, economic place with good atmosphere.

  • 28th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

*insert comment about Giovanni's awesomeness*


94%

Everything is perfect, but the keys are too easy to loose. :)

  • 23rd Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Austria
  • All Male Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

most friendly hostel I`ve ever been, the owner makes you feel really comfortable

  • 23rd Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


89%

We had a great stay at Giovanni's home. Near to the center, the hostel is very clean and Giovanni very welcoming. He cares a lot about you and will explain you everything there is to know about Naples and its area. We did a wonderful trip thanks to him and all his good advices. You have to enjoy the "family" atmosphere if you're planning to stay in this hostel. But that's a great adventure and we recommend it. Thanks again Giovanni !


91%

Giovanni is fantastic, and really makes this hostel what it is! His welcome plate of pasta was great, and all his advice on the city and what to do was spot on. He really creates a family feel, and it was lovely to sit out on the balcony with other travellers in the evenings. Thought not amazingly spacious rooms, they were clean and had a stunning view!


94%

Giovanni's home might not be the modern, boutique like hostel, but he makes you feel like home. You might be curious what kind of hostel did you book after walking up three level stairs, but Giovanni will welcome you with things to do and to see in Napoli with a bit Italian history, which makes you fall in love with Napoli immediately. Greeting and care from Giovanni warm your hearts especially we were so lucky that Giovanni treated us with Buffalo mozzarella and his home-made pasta!


100%

Perfect hostel, thanks to the host and the location who couldn't be better. Recommended ++++


100%

Had a great time at Giovannis. Excellent host, excellent mood, excellent location. Recommanded to everyone!


94%

Giovanni is amazing. He is super nice, helpful, and always looking out for his guests. He gives you a map of sites to do, suggestions of what to do, and if you're lucky he'll even make you a delicious lunch. Rooms are a little cramped but this was an amazing place. Would definitely come back to him. Amazing value.


97%

Great atmosphere here, loved the outdoor area. Giovanni goes the extra mile to let you know about all the best his beloved Napoli has to offer, just dont feel pressured to do it all! The homemade pasta and risotto was incredible and really made it feel like you are staying at Giovanni's home. Facilities are good and clean, he will even give you a towel if you need.


94%

Giovanni was a wonderful host! His passion for the city is so clear to see. He was warm, welcoming and gives a lot of good advice on where to visit, where to eat etc. The hostel itself was very nice, in a typical apartment building in the centre of Naples. From my experience of staying with Giovanni, I can safely say it is the only place I would stay when returning to Naples.

  • 13th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


100%

Giovanni's place is awesome and Giovanni is amaaazing! This is probably the best hostel I have ever stayed at, Giovanni is so kind and gives you such helpful advice to make your visit to Naples amazing. It is amazing value for what you pay and you will never have another host like Giovanni :) Book here and I promise you won't regret it!


94%

Giovanni was an excellent host, so passionate about Naples. I loved his pizza recommendation... much better than the most "touristy" pizza place. The kitchen is large and the facilities were clean with a beautiful terrace outside to relax. The place is 4 flights of stairs up (which helps with all the pizza we ate) but if you have heavy baggage - just a warning. Giovanni was very helpful about any plans you needed to make.


89%

I would definitely recommend staying here, great central location, good value for money, great chilled out atmosphere and really good for meeting people. Perhaps the best part is the host Giovanni, he treats you like family, is always willing to help, cooks lovely authentic food for you on occasion and tells you all the best places to go in Naples. His love for his city and the hostel really do make it. Best hostel we've stayed in so far.


83%

Giovanni is a great person. He treats the people as his own guests and not just customers. He can give you all the information that you need and much more than you wanted to know :)

  • 5th Jul 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Israel
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


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