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Reviewed 7 March 2016

The Second Home Hostel in Oswiecim is within a minute walk from the town square, and offers many small "extra" services for a fee--but these make a difference! The ability to rent a bike from the Hostel gives us freedom to get almost anywhere in the area, guests are asked what they want to eat for breakfast--not simply served anything....

1Thank Brian J
Saltaire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

After 10 years of absence I came back to Oswiecim with my family, to share important histories from the past as well as spend some quality time together. I was advised to stay in the hostel by my good, local friend. Coming with older parents and teenage son, I was initially slightly worried about the place, but it is the...

3Thank Maria A
Berlin, Ohio
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Its totally worth to stay there and take some time to learn about the history and also to explore the City Oświęcim! A place you can feel Home and find some Help from a open-minded Person who has many information about the region! Nasdrowie

8Thank Mandostar
Mainz, Germany
Reviewed 16 September 2014

The hostel is located in the city centre of Oswiecim and you can reach everything within a few minutes. It really feels like a second home! The rooms are spacious and clean. We were welcomed very warmly and the owner is super helpful and courteous. The furnishment is very modern and you can use the kitchen and a nice and...

1Thank hooffel
Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 15 July 2014

It has great beds, which allows you to get good rest. The host is very nice and friendly. Breakfast is very good and delicious, location is in the center next to pubs and kebaps which is very convenient. Besides excellent wifif.

Thank Glib P
Limassol, Cyprus
Reviewed 23 June 2014

I was traveling with a group of 20 students and we spent a week in Oswiecim at the Second Home hostel (Drugi Dom). We were immediately struck with the owner's hospitality and going out of her way to help us. She had the best recommendations of places to go during our stay. The hostel is very clean, and has a...

Thank David D
Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Most people do day trips from Krakow to visir botrh Auschwitz and Birkenau, this will be a very exhauting day and the visits will be rushed and incomplete. I think you need at least a full day there to do the sites any justice, plus the fact that if you go at 8 AM when they open you can have...

1Thank eric e
Ostrava, Czech Republic
Reviewed 8 May 2014

I was travelling with my friends on bikes to Kraków and Oswiecim was our overnight stop. This hostel is better han excellent. For a very low price you get clean, spacious, full equipped accomodation and there was no problem leaving bikes in the hall. We have spent nice evening in the living room where they have also books and board...

1Thank Zbynek S
Reviewed 8 April 2014

Was travelling in a car on a tight budget and in sore need of a clean comfortable accommodation. Got so much more! As mentioned in their description, its a rather recently refurbished building. The rooms were clean and the large common bathroom/toilet was clean as well. Finding a washing machine there was a bonus ( costs a nominal amount). The...

2Thank Nathaniel N
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 27 January 2014

This is a very nice, well equipped appartement, managed by lovely people... ;) The place is right in the center of Auschwitz and you can easily grab a bus or a cab nearby to get around. We strongly recommend the Drugi Dom... :P

1Thank Terry B

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
hostel in the center of Oświęcim City. The old, pre-war building has been renovated in 2012. New, bright and spacious rooms can accommodate up to 20 people. We offer a homely atmosphere where one can relax after a busy day. Sharing area is equipped with a kitchen, living room and bathrooms. Guests can use our kitchen to prepare their own meals. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Second Home Hostel

Address: ul. Piastowska 2, Oswiecim 32-600, Poland
Region: Poland > Southern Poland > Lesser Poland Province > Oswiecim
Price Range: ₹ 730 - ₹ 875 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Be honest about your needs. They will do what they can to help and if they can't do something, they will be honest about it too.”
 of 5 bubbles mariaaB7542LB, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“There are only dorms but they are big and luminous and the street is quite.”
 of 5 bubbles 365erice, 2 Jun 2014 | Read review
“There are just two rooms, both same quality.”
 of 5 bubbles zbyneks2014, 8 May 2014 | Read review
“Dorm rooms have windows towards the street. It winds down by evening though, so apart from an occasional vehicle, sleep shouldn't be disturbed.”
 of 5 bubbles 573nathanieln, 8 Apr 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are clean, well maintained and very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles aselab2013, 18 Nov 2013 | Read review
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