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Bothy Hostel Arequipa

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Puente Grau 306, Arequipa 054, Peru
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Curitiba, PR
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gret place!! Pool, bar are great. Toulets are ao clean. They have a great vil of Arequipa! ! You can see the montains at the bresfest. Leon richard kollmeirer is a nice men! !! Helpfull man! Raul ea um tipo muy amable! Erica es la argentina super buena onda! Lo mejor hoatel de Arequipa! !!! Em sério! !!

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Kangaroo Flat, Victoria, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were extremely helpful, the location is just superb and the rooms are clean and comfortable. It is almost in the middle town, just around the corner of Santa Catalina Convent(well worth a visit). It is a worthwhile place to look at staying. It is easy to get taxis to, everyone knows where it is, just by mentioning the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Very nice hostel, full of color, nice location, reasonable prices. The team is friendly and multi language. Chantal who speak French English and Spanish have been really helpful about telling us where to found the best restaurant of the city and how we can arrange a good price for tracks and little things on the side. you'll feel at home,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

To all the dislikes of the bothy hostel, I just can say you must have been at the bothy during raining season were it can be wet and cloudy so you probably couldn´t enjoy the awesome terrace plus the amazing view. I had sunny days in the bothy and I loved the atmosphere. You cant find that anywhere else in... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Bothy and the very pleasant crew around actually were the reason why I did stay way longer than I have planned! They were too nice and helpful to me! Staying there just let me feel like being at my family! We would eat together, play soccer, have crazy amazing parties with always special events! and the most important thing: Having... More 

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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I had such a great time at bothy hostel, I spent 2 nights there and it was really a lot of fun, the staff was great everybody did a good job making my experince as good as possible, i remeber leon from reception pretty well, he took good care of me and helped me with everything i needed, especially if... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Wasn't what I expected after reading the reviews on here. Hostel was dark, gloomy and depressing with no atmosphere. Bathrooms were clearly not being looked after as I had to ask for toilet roll every time I went. The bedrooms were notcomfortable. Breakfasts were the most basic I have had in my 3 months travelling round South America so far.... More 

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Sydney
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We stayed here for one night. The staff are nice and helpful. However, the showers do have not hot water, the floors are conrete and the rooms feel really cold and bare. It looks like many the positive 5* reviews are from tripadvisor users with only 1-2 reviews. Sounds dodgy. Are these even real reviews? I'll let you be the... More 

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bothyhostels, Director de Recepción at Bothy Hostel Arequipa, responded to this review

Hola First: Thanks for your staying in our hostel! Many sorry if it was not to his liking! We can not always please everyone we are not perfect! You must understand that it is rainy season now. It is the reason it causes humidity in every house. humedity makes an environment is cold and sometimes sad! maybe you do not... More 

Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Nice place. nice rooms and espacially nice staff which always answer your questions with a smile. We got really good recommodations for restaurants. The hostel is about 5-10 minutes away from Plaza del Armas and close to the river. The house is a fine old house which reminds a bit on an Escher-drawing. The rooms situated in different levels around... More 

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bothyhostels, Director de Recepción at Bothy Hostel Arequipa, responded to this review

Hola Julia We really apreciate that you enjoyed staying in hour hostel! We do also feel sorry if something didnt work. Definitely we are always excited to keep improving! Thank you and have a good time! Bothy thanks you for visiting! More 

Marburg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I spend about 4 nights in this hostel, and I just have good things to say about them, the staff is really nice, Dana is really helpful, when i was sick, she took care of me, and ofcourse everybody is always willing to help. great location, really close to downtown, affordable prices, the time i spend there was just great.... More 

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bothyhostels, Director de Recepción at Bothy Hostel Arequipa, responded to this review

Hola amigo Thank you very much for your comment! We hope you enjoyed your stay in Arequipa and Peru! Have a wonderfull day! Bothy apreciate you visit! More 

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