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Che Lagarto Hostel Lima

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   121 Pasaje Schell, floor 3 | Miraflores, Lima lima18, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014
géraldine r Strasbourg, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Strasbourg, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

It's in the heart of miraflores... people at the reception are very nice and helpful... nice rooftop too... the room was cleaned everyday with bathroom inside... I can only recommend this place ! They also have a bar and laundry service !

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The hostel is well located in the centre of miraflores. Its facilities are also ok for what you pay, you cannot really ask for much more. Its personnel could be more attentive though, and breakfast could be better. Overall, it's ok and I'd go back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The staff is definitely the plus. The place is cool, with lockers big enough. The beds are comfortables, but there are missing charging slots. In the room we have, there was only one for 8 people ! And the cleanliness of the bathrooms can be improved.

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Nice hostel, but a little difficult to find. Keep looking - it is there. People staying here are mainly backpackers who are interested in sharing travel experience. You can always find international friends to share a couple of 'pisco sours' and get new ideas about where to go next.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

I booked a private room, when I turned up at 11pm they didn't have my booking and said we can have the room tomorrow. We had no where to go. They found me and my girlfriend a bed each in a 20+ dorm which was in terrible condition, very dirty and smelly, which we had to pay for. The next... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I enjoyed my stay here. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The hostel is located in a great location with ample businesses and even 2 large grocery stores. The facilities were nice and easy to use. One downside is that the wifi rarely works in the rooms but it works wonderful in the common areas! I would definitely recommend... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The prices are given in US dollars with a internal rate of exhange of 13% unfavorable ; The bill is in soles and there fore it cost 13% more If you stay one week in a private room it makes a difference . The second thing is the addition of 6% for paying with a Visa card: So we are... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

With 8 beds per room and only 1 toilet and shower per room it was nearly impossible to get into the bathroom. There was 1 extra shower in the hall but it was usually occupied. The rooms with 8 beds were very congested. Hardly any space to walk between beds. And nowhere to sit. Also there was never soap or... More 

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Munich, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

horrible experience, dirty hostel, with cold water, and worn out towels, breakfast is disappointing, the only positive thing about this hostel is the location, located in a safe and nice area of miraflores.

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92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

The room has rather strong musty smell. I think it basically comes from the bed spread Because the sheets are rather clean ( I hope). Internet is only available in the public place( at least in the room 106 there was no internet.) Si I can not say this is one of the best hostels.... But the price 10$ with... More 

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Address: 121 Pasaje Schell, floor 3 | Miraflores, Lima lima18, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Che Lagarto Hostel Lima 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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