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Hostal Republica

Comercio 1455, La Paz, Bolivia
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Ranked #36 of 73 Hotels in La Paz
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lima Region, Peru
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very Clean, 2 courtyards (one covered) one garden. very helpfull its a good place for families and friends. Ive stayed 3 nights and I do recommend the place a very good price/quality. You can enjoy the stakes at night, good breakfast.

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Munich, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I spent 5 nights in Hostal Republica in 3 different periods of our trip in Bolivia. The first time we arrive there we found the place very pretty, worth the 25€/night we paid. The room and shared toilet were ok too. Though we soon realized how unfriendly and incompetent the hostel stuff was. They made us think... More 

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Eastsound, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I enjoyed my stay here there were quite a few things that I did not like. First of all the food in the restaurant was quite bad, all except the pizza, and more expensive then the rest of the city. Although the staff was actually quite good the owner is not. I worked in the restaurant taking orders and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

After reading multiple reviews describing the hostel's 'tranquil' atmosphere, we were somewhat disappointed to discover that there seemed to be no atmosphere at all. The cobblestoned courtyard in the centre of the hostel could have been buzzing with life but no-one seemed too keen to venture outside to drink or meet other guests. Maybe partly because the rooms were admittedly... More 

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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Have stayed here a couple of times over the last few years and it is now looking a little tired. Staff have always been helpful to me and the overall security is good. Could now do with a bit of a makeover.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Our only option arriving late we paid 270bs (54 can) for a private room. We were looking to finish our vacation at a higher end hostel. The ambience was pleasant and room was adequate. We had planned on 3 nights here. After waking up in the morning I bought a coffee from the cafeteria for 10bs. (double the regular cost)... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We have just left this hostel after staying 1 night and after reading the other comments you would think the owner would do something about the receptionist. After checking out a few hostels we came to republica, great tranquil setting and after the receptionist told us it would be 60b pp for a dorm including breakfast we decided to stay.... More 

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Chelmsford
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

It has taken me too long to write this, we stayed here in August 2010 and I have only just started reviewing. By the look of other reviews it still has the same owners. When we booked it , it seemed a great way to finish our first trip to Peru and Bolivia. This was a mistake bigger than thinking... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

We are currently staying at Republica in La Paz. The hostal is a bit of a mixed bag... Firstly it's pretty cheap. It's nice and quiet and we haven't had any of the service issues mentioned below. However, the rooms are damp and can be really cold at night. The food is pretty average, and there aren't too many options... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

This place is a joke. Got to la Paz at 7pm and the wild rover across the road was booked so the girl recommended we stay here. Stevie wonder could of seen how much of a dump this place is so how she didn't I don't know. Unbeliveably overpriced and the beds apart from being medievil in comfort levels and... More 

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Address: Comercio 1455, La Paz, Bolivia
Location: Bolivia > La Paz Department > La Paz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 30
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