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Hitchhikers Backpackers Lima Hostel

Calle Bolognesi 400, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hollywood, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like this hostel allot the staff is helpful the location convenient and the rooms are comfortable. In all my travels around Peru I found this hostel to have the strongest WIFI connection. The offerings for breakfast was minnimal just bread tea or coffee bring your own food if you want to eat there. I like that they arrange taxi... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Good: -They have camping in their parking area which I thought was great. The cost is $2 less than a dorm room (18 Soles vs 23). -Location is pretty good The Bad: -They told me all services were included in camping, including breakfast. After two days of being served breakfast, the third day they said it wasn't included for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had two nights in Lima and were looking for a cheap stay to finish our Peruvian journey. The hostel is very well situated in Miraflores, next to many bars and restaurants. We had a double room with private bathroom. The bathroom was ok with hot water in the shower. The room had terrible lighting - I could not read... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

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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14 helpful votes 14 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
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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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36 helpful votes 36 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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Address: Calle Bolognesi 400, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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