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Mi Casa Backpackers

Pasaje San Isidro 148, Arequipa, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
edinburgh
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Mi Casa is a lovely, quiet and immaculate hostel in the district of Vallecito, a tranquil, upmarket area about 10 minutes from the centre. The owner is very helpful and knowledgeable about the area, and it has a nice old character to the building and good kitchen facilities

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Lyon, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2012

Our staying at mi casa was nice and relaxing, Alessandro, the owner made us feel at home and made nice pancakes for breakfast and he is a really nice guy ! Good informations and tips ! So sorry the place is closing at the end of march.. We wish Alessandro the best luck for his new ventures !

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

This hostel is very clean, and our room was a generous size, with a comfortable bed. However the owner was not very welcoming. We were greeted by the owner moaning and telling us that he is tired of the business, and wants to sell it. He was also rather negative about everything, the weather, laundry, safety, taxis which was rather... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2011

the owner was incredibly helpful with giving directions, recommending restaurants, helping hire reasonable taxis and the facility was very clean.Highly recommended.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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151 reviews 151 reviews
71 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

This is a very very clean, peaceful hostel. The owner, Alessandro, was really friendly, helpful and kind. He also speaks good English. It is very safe - we left our bags there while we went to culca canyon for two nights. It is in a safe neighbourhood about 15 minutes walk from the main square. There are shared and private... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2010

A small, quiet hostel in a really safe neighbourhood just a few blocks from the Centro Historico. It has all the usual traveller amenities - kitchen, wifi, communal areas, tv, access to a reliable tour complany... It also has spotless rooms, free breakfast, 24 hour hot water. But the best thing about it is the friendly, knowledgeable owner, for whom... More

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Address: Pasaje San Isidro 148, Arequipa, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #32 of 79 Specialty lodging in Arequipa
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