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Wild Rover Backpackers Hostel

Calle Matara 261 | 3 Blocks from Cusco's heart - Plaza de Armas, Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Frome, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i unfortunately had to stay at this hostel for 1 night because i left it too late to book somewhere else, the place is LOUD! drunk teenagers that cant handle there booze running around screaming all night, the built in fake irish bar is below average at best, and very loud...you can hear the bass pumping everywhere in the hostel,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wild Rover is the best hostel of south america. I've stayed in all 3 and this one was where I had more fun. Nice people, nice rooms, very spacious, airy, very good localization. The staff are very attentive!

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended it by a friend, so hoped for the best. A really relaxed atmosphere during the day, lounging on the patio, on beanbags and playing pingpong, transforms dramatically to one of the busiest bars in the area come evening. Due to the party vibe, everyone staying there seems to be of a similar mindset and really easy to... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tonight 27/7 at 10pm I made a call to make a booking for a couple of argentinian friends. A rude guy took my call and when I ask for availability and he realize that I was peruvian he was sighing, huffing and puffing with annoyance throught the phone telling me that I have to wait. After several minutes waiting on... More

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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Arrived here after the long haul by bus from cusco at check in time was kept waiting for my room for nearly 3 hours because there was no clean bedding , my room was like a cell no windows only cleaned once in 3 days , the toilet was constantly blocked and foul smelling , shower was dirty and lukewarm... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I traveled by myself but I was never alone at the Wild Rover hostel. You always meet plenty of people, theres a great vibe, super friendly staff and just overall a amazing time. Theres plenty that they over there and always something going on. Great place to stay at if you want to meet people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Good party hostel! Lost my dignity on most nights and nearly didn't make it to Machu Picchu! Didn't see cusco for 3 days because I was partying too hard. Don't go to this hostel if you don't like to party! Good drink deals and themed nights. Good food and hot showers. No wifi in the bedrooms but wifi in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Had a great time here. Comfy rooms, nice showers, good tv room and great bar. The staff were very friendly (including a great Scottish bloke) and they put on a decent event every night. Cusco is a great place which helps. Enjoy....

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This hostel is brilliant! Particularly if you are a solo traveller, from the minute i turned up i was welcomed by staff and other backpackers! Great facilities, table tennis, bar etc. The rooms were spotless and cleaned everyday. Great entertainment. Just loved it here, one of my favourite hostels!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Well where do you start, it seems the WILD ROVER chain has got its operation well and truly sorted out! Party hostel, wicked food, great bar and staff. And the table tennis arena is on par with wimbledon centre court! Its another vortex tho so be ready to book 3-4 days and end up being there for 9-12days or even... More

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Address: Calle Matara 261 | 3 Blocks from Cusco's heart - Plaza de Armas, Cusco, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
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