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Bacoo Hostel

Alto de la Alianza 693, La Paz 02, Bolivia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bacoo Hostel is centrally located and very near the bus station. The front entrance is two meters wide and opens to allow several big motor bikes to park securely. A cheap dorm bed costs 45bs and includes breakfast. I stayed at Bacoo for a week and have a lot to say for and against the hostel. Some of the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I got recommended this hostel because it was nice and chilled out. It was a really sweet place. I splashed out and got a private room so it was great. Bed very average and not that secure but that was fine. The hot water was a frequent problem but after telling the staff they fix it straight away. It had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Good points: Nice chill out outdoors area, friendly barman with cheap drinks and sociable bar. Large comfy beds. Bad points: The most terrible breakfast of hard bread and warm water for tea. Our room was not secure and good be easily pushed open by an intruder. We informed the hostel and they did nothing to rectify this. Overall: average

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Kalgoorlie, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Only stayed at Bacoo for two nights and can only judge it for what I used. The bed was high for a bunk, wide and comfortable but if I was any taller it wouldn't be too good as my toes were going off the end already. I'm only 5'7. The showers were clean and set up well, they just lacked... More 

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This hostal is very well located in La paz, only a few minutes away from the center. Staff is really friendly, helpfull and flexible for the travelers in transit between different activities around la paz. The rooms are clean, beds are comfy and they provide extra blankets in case you're cold. The bar with pool table and ping-pong is a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This hostel ticks all the boxes with a good location (5-6 min walk from the central square and bridge), helpful laid back staff and decent toilet/shower facilities. They have the big 16 bed room which is pretty crowded but Very cheap, I opted for a 6 bed room for part of my stay which was marginally more expensive but REALLY... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This was a last minute and i must say very cheap choice for our stay in la paz. Decent staff, grimy smoky bar but the friendly guests and nice garden patio areas made up for some of thelacking aspects.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

If you can manage to sleep on 1 hour a night this is the place for you. The rooms are arranged round the bar and that is all you can hear till the music goes off. Then everyone sits taking outside your room on the garden area until 5-6 in the morning. It's loud the walls are thin and even... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

People was somoking in the rooms. the staff was not working even! they just talk with friends you have to ask 10 times that he will answer you. Not good breakfast! Very little hot water maybe 2 mins and than cold water! ( La Paz is really cold! ) find a best place for hot shower warm place warm people.

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Mendoza, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

go for the backdrom or the ghostbuster rooms and you will see the crazy city from your bed...that was my first impression of la paz after a looong flight coming in from europe. very helpfull frindly english speaking staff. cool hangout bar loung with a billiard table.close to center and busterminal breakfast incl ! very good value like everything in... More 

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Address: Alto de la Alianza 693, La Paz 02, Bolivia
Location: Bolivia > La Paz Department > La Paz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
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