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K'usillu's Hostel Backpackers

Av. Larco 655 - 3, Lima 8, Peru (Miraflores)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Stralsund, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We arrived at the hostel after a tiring journey from Cusco and were craving for some rest an a shower. But when we arrived, the lady at the reception couldn't find our booking. After checking several folders she called the boss Ricardo, who said that he mixed up the reservation and that the hostel is full. They called one other,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Bad points: frstly I was told that I couldn't use the kitchen until 11 or 12. I waited to make breakfast, I went to the rooftop to have a smoke, the owner whistled to get my attention from the bottom of the stairs, then shouted, If he wanted to talk with me he could have at least come up the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The whole hostel feels outdated, the treatment from the staff is unpleasent. They keep pressuring you about everything, the whole attitude was bad. they even are cheap with the bread, giving only 2 pieces each.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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61 hotel reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A nice, quiet, clean hostel (with fresh towels daily) in a great location in Miraflores. A short walk to Kennedy Park and Larcomar shopping centre. Breakfast is basic (bread rolls, jam, butter, juice and coffee) but nice. Glad we stayed here.

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

First, the taxi that was supposed to pick me up at the airport was a no show. The woman at the desk in the Hostel, looked in the book and noted that no taxi had bee ordered. My room was dirty, dingy, and ill kempt. Decrepit furniture, tattered rugs. I first thought there were no sheets on the bed--but they... More 

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I booked this hostel via booking.com The pictures loaded under ´Mixed Dorm´ are not of the mixed dorm! - thye are the private room! I only booked this hostel due to the photos showing a nice room with single beds - this is false advertising and even tho the price of the mixed dorm is cheap, the facilities are disgusting

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Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Stayed here for 4 nights in Sept 2013. Good location facing the main street in Miraflores. We feel safe walking around even at night. Plenty of eating choices such as cafes and budget restaurant nearby. Money changer and banks just a block away and supermarket opposite the hostel. We leisurely walk to Larco Mar Shopping centre, Miraflores beach and Lovers... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Brilliant location on the main street, opposite a huge 24 hour supermarket and next to bars and restaurants. Our triple room was large and clean-ish, had a private bathroom and cable tv. Breakfast was basic but edible. Owner Ricardo was extremely helpful and speaks good English but is also creepy, when the hostal was full he said we could sleep... More 

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Shropshire
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28 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Hostal in very good location, in the middle of Miraflores. Breakfast basic but this is what you get in most of the places in Peru. Rooms ok, bedding and towels dirty, better used your own. Very nice roof terrace where we spent evenings. Taxi did not pick us up from the airport so I wouldn't rely on their taxi service.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

This place is perfectly located, just in a middle of Miraflores, Hostel staff and owner are both nice and friendly, but you may face some difficulties if you don't speak Spanish, rates are awesome as we paid just 25 USD per night in a double room. Probably the last good point was the terrace. Breakfast is average, however it's better... More 

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Address: Av. Larco 655 - 3, Lima 8, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima > Miraflores
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 29
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