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Casablanca Hostal

Bolognesi 104, Arequipa 054, Peru
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
christojb Bakersfield, CA
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bakersfield, CA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 14-year-old daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed the Casablanca. The staff were totally wonderful--helpful at every turn (keeping our luggage, recommending a travel agency, help with the wifi). We had hot water! (this is unusual in Peru) We were in the center of town! (so if you don't like the noise, don't stay) We had a balcony on the street!... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Casablance for 3 nights in lovely Arequipa. I can't speak highly enough of the hostel and their staff. Our room was amazing - a large medievel style building with an excellent bathroom and hot, powerful shower. Location is excellent, breakfast is good with fresh orange juice. Kitchen facilities are great and all in all it is a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We really enjoyed our 3 nights at Casablanca. Lovely rooms with lots of character and great location just off the main square. The breakfast could be improved (just bread and jam) but overall a great place to stay.

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London
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62 reviews 62 reviews
60 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This is a beautiful building in a great spot just off the lovely main plaza. Rooms are great and clean with really big spacious bathrooms. Friendly staff and secure. The roof terrace is very pretty, but only has views if you stand and try to look over other buildings. Breakfast is lacklustre, in a mezzanine area with some pretty views.... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Happy to write that this was among our favourite places that we stayed in Peru. We had two different rooms at Casablanca, before and after our trip to the Colca Canyon. Both rooms had huge vaulted ceilings, a generous bathroom, and lots of hot water. Great friendly service at all hours. Adorable cat Pepa (who will climb up your leg... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This hostal is just off the main plaza and in easy walking distance of all the sites in town. The rooms are large and cleaned everyday. The best bit has to be the bathroom though with a really powerful shower and lots of hot water, the best shower I've had in two months of travelling. There is also cable tv... More

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Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We loved the building, old and collonial. The rooms are big, clean and with warm showers. The staff is very helpfull and smilling. They offer a service for free to leave youre bags in the hostal when walking the Calco canon for 2 or 3 days. Reliable service. They even let us stay in the restaurant area when we came... More

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Arequipa Region, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014 via mobile

Loved this place. Very safe, good location, and a beautiful rooftop sitting area. The staff were very helpful in helping us when our tour group forgot us in the morning. The only drawback is it is located on a busy street so the street noises were loud at night, but that is the price you pay for a good location.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

This place is worth the extra soles because of the excellent location. Literally 2 steps from the main square. The accommodation itself is very basic, just as the breakfast. The wifi is great and rooms are large. Staff friendly.

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Rome, Italy
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Built in volcanic syllar, this old colonial house, apparently old clergy residence, Casablanca Hostal is definitely a pearl of the White city Arequipa. Its charm is magic. As you walk in passing by the reception, you walk through a beautiful courtyard full of plant and flowers, benches and the breakfast patio. Rooms are amazing! rooooomy rooms, tall ceilings, stone interior... More

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Address: Bolognesi 104, Arequipa 054, Peru
Location: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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A spectacular colonial house made of white sillar, this charming, small hotel is one of the nicest in Peru and one of the best values, and perfectly located: on the Plaza de Armas (unless you've got a room facing the square and need total quiet). ... more   less 
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