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La Posada del Characato

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Calle Alvarez Thomas Nro.556 Cercado, Arequipa 054, Peru
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La Posada del Characato
Ranked #75 of 85 Hotels in Arequipa
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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113 reviews 113 reviews
106 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2011

The guesthouse is located in the fourth block from the Plaza de Armas on a fairly busy street. The accommodation itself is OK. The rooms and common areas are basic and fairly clean. I stayed in a room with queen size bed and private bathroom with shower. At the beginning there was an issue with hot water but the staff... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2011

The manager Herbert and the travel company he works with are crooks. We stayed two different nights. The first night was OK. We went out on an adventure from his company and came back the third night. They did keep our stuff safe (most places will keep your stuff safe), but the room smelled sooooo bad the second time. We... More 

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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2010

The owner, Mr. Herbert is a swindler. I booked the more expensive and he gave me the cheapest one. His travel agency, Inka Planet is also a trap!

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Address: Calle Alvarez Thomas Nro.556 Cercado, Arequipa 054, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 13

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