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Hitchhikers Backpackers Lima Hostel

Calle Bolognesi 400, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first hostel I stayed at during my trip to South America. I opted for a one bedroom. The hostel: very safe. you have to be buzzed in to enter the hostel. staff was very nice and helpful. located in a clean and safe area with a short walking distance to the ocean. there is a bus stop... More

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Hollywood, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I stayed there twice during my Peru trip. Both times in a single room with with bath. Place is clean. Location is very good. Room and grounds were clean. Staff was good and spoke enough English. Security was adequate. Room was a bit old and sparse but fine for the price. Couldn't get wifi in room but in lounge area... More

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Lima, Peru
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I've done my fair share of backpackers and this one is just a pleasure being at. Always clean, or being cleaned, it's very unlikely that you'll even go into a bathroom where there's water lying around - unless of course you go in directly after somebody. Within walking distance from a variety of restaurants, shops, bars and clubs plus then... More

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Beaverton, Canada
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49 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

A great hostel with price ranges for every budget. We stayed in a room with private bath. Hot water was consistent and reliable, although the shower head could have used a cleaning for a steadier stream. The room was clean and spacious, the bed was comfortable, and the decor was cozy. A great location in Miraflores, close walking distance to... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Clean, good service, problems were quickly resolved, staff was kind and competent. Kitchen was kept very clean by the staff, which was greatly appreciated since some hostel kitchens become very dirty very quickly. The bathrooms were spacious and well lit, which was nice. Strongly recommend it!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Location is good because it is close to Miraflores district and you can goo by foot. The service was OK. We asked for an advanced time for breakfast because we had to attend a course and the breakfast started too late. They kindly offered us the breakfast earlier, but not with a lot of options to choose and not very... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

this wasnt a good place to stay. the people were friendly but thats it. the beds were hard and dirty, the rooms were small and unclean. there was only three showers for the entire hostel and they didnt all work nor could you rely on hot water. the toilets were constantly out of service and it wasnt particually cheap for... More

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Vicuna, Chile
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

be careful, the matrimonial rooms are in termite infested wooden sheds only a fence away from the street. Noisy at night with car alarms, horns and people walking past all hours. otherwise a good location and safe part of the city.

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Hey there everyone!! I want to recomend this place to everyone. I had a good time there, rooms were clean, staff was really nice and the breakfast was more than fine. There is a supermarket really near this place where you get everything necessary. Since the hostel is in Miraflores you walk like 5 to 10 minutes and you are... More

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Ontario, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

I wish I could find this hostel before, I love extreme sports and have a Paragliding service in the hostel is a big plus, also the zone where the hostel is located is very secure, I made some short sprints to the beach every day without problems. They also have a ping pong table, darts and other games inside the... More

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Address: Calle Bolognesi 400, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Hitchhikers is a lima hostel that offers its guests a comfortable, accommodating, fun, and clean place to stay. Our staff will help you in any way possible to make your stay more enjoyable. We offer both dorms and private rooms with and without private bathrooms, a guest kitchen, parking spaces, a shared computer with internet and wifi, 2 living rooms where you can listen to music or watch a movie from our large dvd collection, and an open patio with tables to hang out or to have a BBQ. We want our guests to have the best stay and we are sure you will feel at home with our exceptional service.Our hostel is located in a very central and safe location in the best part of Miraflores which is close to the ocean and tourist places. ... more   less 
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