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El Viajero Hostels Asuncion

Alberdi 734, Asuncion, Paraguay
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff was very nice to me, even though they didn't speak any other language than Spanish (except for the manager). The place has a lot of potential, but they don't keep it clean enough and there are several technical issues (some ACs at some rooms don't work, the showers at the bathrooms have either very cold or very hot... More 

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This space has so much potential (good outdoor space, pool) but the management is rude and incompetent. There was never toilet paper in the dirty bathrooms, I had to ask 5 times to get sheets put on my bed, and the night manager had no idea how to fix the AC because the remote was lost.

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Southport, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Simply horrendous. Rude staff, dirty bathrooms, never ending noise and a consistent stink of 'special cigarettes'. We were led down a back corridor when we arrived, into the dungeon that was our room. There wasn't room to swing a mouse, it smelled, the sheets we were given were horrible and the beds squeaky and uncomfortable. And sleep wasn't an option... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Definitely overrated. Check-in receptionist didn't speak English therefor felt not very nice. Didn't tell me that they charge more for paying with credit card (10%) - just charged the card somehow using its cvv code (?!) dorm upstairs very very very poor. Online rates available just online, when you get there price is one third higher. Party place though if... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

The rooms are large, but shabby. Most of the lockers in our room were falling apart. The bathrooms were extremely dirty when we arrived, and were only cleaned quite late in the day. The staff seemed mostly occupied with chilling out and did not seem to care much about their guests. They only reluctantly answered our questions and helped out... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Amazing! The best hostel offer in town. Perfect location, nice rooms and ań incredible swimming pool. Mika, the cool hostess, can help you in Asunción. There are rooms for all kind of travellers. An excelent place to start you trip´in Paraguay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I stayed in a 4 bed dorm for three days in the basement. The room and bath dowstairs were basic but clean. The pool was closed because it was winter. The guy in the front desk provided me with blankets and the heating was working very good in my dorm. Internet was fast and breakfast was ok. I really enjoy... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

A hostel full of private, rooms, a swimming pool and a laid back vibe. Quality place and one of the best hostels I have stayed in across the world. The Owner (from Uruguay) was lovely and gave us plenty of recommendations for the remainder of our trip.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Really liked this hostel as it has pretty much all the amenities you could ask for in a place. It's location is 2 blocks from the main square and as Asuncion centre is pretty small, it is easy walking distance to most places. You can grab a bus to the suburbs just a block down. The beds are comfortable with... More 

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Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This is a really nice, relaxing place to stay in Asuncion. They have a good kitchen and excellent wifi and hot showers. Everything a traveller needs. The staff are very friendly and coped well with my non existing Spanish. Thanks for a please to stay.

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