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Posada del Parque

Dean Valdivia 238 A | Cercado, Arequipa, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013
marica365 Zagreb, Croatia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Zagreb, Croatia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

The location is good, close to the main tourist attractions and open market. Clean, good showers, computers with internet connection in the lobby and good wi-fi in the rooms. Terrace on the roof is just great, both as a place to eat, chill out or meet other travelers. Staff was very helpful, especially Cesar who gave us some very good... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I stayed at this hostel for three nights. Everyone that works at the hostel is very friendly and helpful. On the first day I arrived, the man at the service desk went out of his way to help me find a place to buy bottled water. The hostel is in a good location, close to the plaza de armas, pedestrian... More

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Lima, Peru
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

I had no idea where to stay when arriving in Arequipa, but figured I wanted to be close to the center, and didn't have a huge budget. I read some good reviews and liked the pictures on their website, so I figured I'd try out this hostel and liked it so much I ended up staying 4 nights. The building... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

I stayed for almost 2 weeks at the hostel because I felt very comfortable there. It had everything I needed.... very clean, spacious, good wifi, good people. The staff were lovely, very helpful, caring. They were probably the only reason I stayed as long as I did! The hostel itself is also very close to tourist attractions & markets. I... More

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London
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Positives Hot showers Stunning views Helpful trip organiser - there for one hour a day Negatives Unfortunately the owner and his family spoke no English and were extremely rude when they realised that we spoke no Spanish, he knew the words 'pay' and room' so would aggresively say those when he wanted his money! Entering the hostel proved difficult! There... More

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Arequipa, Peru
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Housed in a well-cared for colonical building in the heart of Arequipa, Posada del Parque, or Pirwa Park Hostel, is a family-run establishment. The rooms are large, high-ceilinged and comfortable. The common areas are attractive and comfortable, and very clean. The roof-top terrace has several seating areas both covered and uncovered with spectacular views of the surrounding volcanos. The hostel... More

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

Nice cosy homely hostel, we stayed in a 6 bed room which had nice balcony doors which opened out so the room was airy and light. The roof terrace is really nice with sun loungers so you can chill out up there, there is also access to a kitchen so we made our own food a few times which saves... More

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17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

We had a large, clean and interesting room. We arrived in the early evening and the ladies at the front desk could not do enough for us, they were helpful and welcoming. Breakfast on the rooftop with a view of the volcanoes was a treat as was the location just a few blocks away from the main tourist streets. It... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2011

Rooms and halls are adorable, old colonial style, very clean and well maintained, spacious, comfortable with nice view – especially dining room and kitchenette on the rooftop, from where you can see tops of volcanoes and a cathedral. Unfortunately there is NO ONE who speaks English, not the nice lady (I guess the owner), not anyone on the reception –... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

Clean, well-decorated. Hard to get a hold of staff, though-- the front desk wasn't always manned, and they didn't necessarily respond to the bell. Also, breakfast wasn't at 7:30, as advertised on the sign in the lobby-- you had to make arrangements the night before in order for the cook to get there on time. Would have been nice to... More

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Address: Dean Valdivia 238 A | Cercado, Arequipa, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the historic center of the city, only three blocks from the main square, you will find Park Hostel (before Posada del Parque). A large colonial house, specially remodeled to offer you a friendly service for a most relax and enjoyable stay. The hostel has a great and colorfull design with a nice terrace where you will have one of the best panoramic views of the city and three volcanoes that surround it: Misti (5,825m), Chachani (6,075m) and Pichu Pichu (5,600m). ... more   less 
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