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Hitchhikers Backpackers Lima Hostel

Calle Bolognesi 400, Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
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Ranked #63 of 246 Specialty Lodging in Lima
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My partner and I stayed here for 2 nights before flying back home. We stayed in a matrimonial room with a private bathroom. It was easy to book, Miguel was quick to respond to email. It was clean and there was a fan, which helped with drowning out any noise at night. It seemed to have a more social atmosphere... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

We have encountered a lot of rude or uncaring staff over our months in South america but this particularly pissed us off. We asked reception about a place to do our laundry. They recommended us a place down the street. The laundry place said come back tomorrow at 12, which we did, and then said come back in a few... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

They "sold" my bed twice to incoming lodgers and i was not planning to leave yet. The first time i found out on time, the second time i found a girl sleeping on my bed! I mentioned they must pay more attention to what they're doing and i didnt appreciate being moved from one bed to the next. The girl... More 

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Hollywood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

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 November 5, 2014

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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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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Chachagui, Colombia
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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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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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