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Arequipay Backpackers Downtown

Pasaje Ohiggins 224 Vallecito, Arequipa, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Stayed in this hostel for 3 nights in September and would definitely come back again. The hostel had loads of facilities including pool room, TV room, dvd room and two kitchens. We were really impressed with the activities available through the hostel as well and you get incredible value too. We did the Colca Canyon 3d 2n trek which at... More

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Montreal, Canada
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69 reviews 69 reviews
28 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This hostel has anything and everything a backpacker needs: Perfectly clean beds and bathrooms, hot showers, fast wifi everywhere, chilling area where all travellers can meet and share their experiences, TV area for those in need of some time off from travelling, laundry service, activities desk, security (it's located in a private residential area) and it's minutes walking from the... More

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13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Great atmosphere, great staff, great facilities. This is not a party hostel! If you like party hostel go somewhere else. But if you're traveling for a longer period and need a place to chill, feel at home and meet interesting people, this is it. Wifi all over, including bedrooms. Plenty of bathrooms. Nice kitchen. Nice table by the kitchen to... More

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Houston, Texas
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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My friends and I stayed in this hostel, and I would definitely recommend it. Pros: - Best wifi during my entire 3 weeks in Peru - Friendly and helpful staff - Clean - Great community atmosphere and common areas - Two blocks (ten minute walk) from Plaza de Armas Cons: - I honestly can't think of any cons

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Located five blocks from the main square in Arequipa, this hostel is close enough to downtown to be convenient while just far enough out to be quiet. It's located in a wealthier neighbourhood, and as two females, we felt entirely safe walking back to the hostel after dark. The staff at reception was friendly, although they were chronically short of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in Arequipay Backpackers for 3 nights and absolutely loved it! We booked our colca canyon tour through them and it was really good - great guide and nice accommodation. The hostel itself is awesome, really friendly and helpful staff, a great kitchen where you can make your own food, an amazing DVD collection and a nice outdoor area. The... More

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Malmo, Sweden
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stayed here for four nights - two nights in the double room and two in the twin. The rooms are clean and quite big but a bit cold (however there are a lot of warm blankets). The kitchen was ok and perfect to cook in. The breakfast was not included but bread, butter and jam were offered for free.... More

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Gérardmer
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Amazing staf, perfect trip planned with best agencies, i really recommand this hostel! I recommand you the misti room with a balcon and a perfect view on the misti and chachani. Hot shower and cheap price for dormitorios

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Super friendly staff and couldn't do enough for us. Games room and movie room are excellent. Hammocks in the back are brilliant for relaxing after a days sightseeing or just having a beer. Breakfast is a bit light but lovely all the same. Would highly recommend

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London, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Good rooms, clean, quiet hostel overall. Nice movie room and communal spaces. Easy booking of yours and buses on site. The only annoyance was in the mornings, around check out time, the staff come in and out of the dorm constantly without knocking. Even the young girl of one of the cleaners barged into the room without knocking. Mi joke... More

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Address: Pasaje Ohiggins 224 Vallecito, Arequipa, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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