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La Posada del Cacique

Jerusalen 404 | Cercado, Arequipa, Peru
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 4 nights at La Posada del Cacique with two mates. I would stay again however it could be a bit of a mixed bag for the traveler with high expectations and a budget wallet. PROS: The Posada is conveniently located in the center of Arequipa a 5 minute walk to the Plaza de Armas and 5 more to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed a few nights here in September - originally meant to have been at a nearby hostel apparently owned by a relative of the owner of Cacique but as a guest there was sick, they had to use our room an extra night - Fair enough, we were initially happy to move... ...this hostel was a disappointment -- I have... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013 via mobile

We chose this place as it was in Lonely Planet - we were very disappointed. The location was good and the room was a good size but very run down with peeling paint and a saggy bed. When we wanted to go out in the evening the front door was padlocked - the owner had gone out and locked us... More

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Brooklyn, NY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We spent three nights here at the end of May, and it was fine. The location is very good, and our hosts were friendly. The rooftop terrace was not especially well maintained, but it was a nice place to go. The room was usually quiet, except when it wasn't--people talking in the hallway came through loud and clear. No breakfast,... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

We really felt at home in this safe and very well located hotel in central Arequipa. Don Jose and Alfonso were great, welcoming, helpful and all the sights, attractions and restaurants they recommended were awesome. It was a pleasure staying there!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

My friends and I had been bouncing from one Peruvian city until the next until we arrived in Arequipa. One friend had a bad case of stomach troubles that was still resolving from the day before. We arrived early in the morning- way before check in- with the hope that the hostel would give our friend a bed to rest... More

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Winslow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

Only 6 minutes walk from the beautiful Plaza Armas, and 2 minutes from the Monasterio Santa Catalina (a MUST visit). Hostel is on 1st floor above the shops up a steep security gated set of stairs. My daughter and I had booked 2 singles ensuite, but these weren't ready (our fault we got there too early) so we had a... More

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Arequipa, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

A family-run hostel in the center of Arequipa. Great advices on tours in and around the city from Alfonso in order to meet your budget. Everybody working here is very friendly. Good hostel for pricing.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

Well located, good terrace and great advices from Alfonso who deeply help you to organize your trip in the best way. Really tell you which agency to chose depending your budget and preferences.

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Arequipa, Peru
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2011

This is the hostel on Jerusalen right? Well, it´s a nice place. The owner was really nice. The terrace up top is spectacular. The beds sleep well.... only I woke up with bedbug bites. Thinking it was maybe one of the small flying biting bugs, I slept a second night here, found more bites, checked the matress and found the... More

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Address: Jerusalen 404 | Cercado, Arequipa, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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