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Mi Casa Backpackers

Pasaje San Isidro 148, Arequipa, Peru
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is fantastic everything is great! peopke who whork there are very friendly! now is the dreamer backpackers hostel! Location is a bit far but if you are planing to stay few days them is perfect. You can use the free bikes they offer and discover the city!!

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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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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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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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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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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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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
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