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Flying Dog Backpackers Hostel

Diez Canseco 117, Miraflores., Lima Lima 18, Peru (Miraflores)
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Ranked #104 of 227 Specialty Lodging in Lima
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Macau, China
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

Overall experience was not good, staff was not friendly and rooms were old. Not much facility in the place and our room was too far from the wifi router so we didnt have wifi in the room. The only good thing about the place is the location as it is in a very nice and safe area.

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Regina, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Great location, clean rooms did not use the kitchen. The staff was excellent especially Christian who helped us when our debit card was stolen. Has a little bar and beautiful little garden/lounge area to hang out in.

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Uppsala, Sverige
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Easy to find, centrally located in Miraflores which is exactly where you want to be in Lima. We stayed for five days here and enjoyed our stay. Hot showers, fast, free internet, kitchens, laundary service- a weary backpacker couldn't ask for anything more. The staff were very friendly and spoke excellent English -which is not always easy to find in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Very loud and dirty. Kitchen is barely usable. One of our blankets had dried blood (or what appeared to be) on it. They offer breakfast, but hours are variable and limited, so we never got any. I don't think I'd stay here again, but I do recommend staying in Miraflores or Barranco.

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Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

We booked a private with shared bathroom via hostelbookers, but our room was not available when we arrived. They took us to a different location, where we got a private bathroom for the same price, which was nice. The staff is extremly helpful and they speak good English. The free breakfast was also really good! Unfortunately, our room was directly... More 

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Leuven
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This place was definitely our worst stay in Peru. Common bathrooms were very poorly equipped and maintained and we decided not to use them. When we asked the staff about good restaurants in the neighborhood they just mentioned the mediocre restaurants they were associated with. The 'restaurant' they direct you to for your included breakfast wasn’t open after twenty minutes... More 

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Lima, Peru
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I was supposed to stay here for 2 nights but i got the heck out after one night. The entire place, including the dorms, wreaked of cigarette smoke. They started blasting music at about 8pm and it goes on until late in the night. I asked a staffer to turn in down and she barely touched it, so good luck... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This Hostal has a great location! We stayed 4nights in a private with ensuite bathroom. We where going to switch rooms when we arrived because we got two twin beds instead of a double but then we saw the cleanest bathroom we have had our entire travels. We didn't switch. Staff was fantastic very helpful. Breakfast was tasty we tried... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Had a one night to spend in Lima, and walked up to the Flying Dog with three friends. Found the front desk incredibly nice and helpful. The hostel was a good size, with two full service kitchens, a TV room, and an incredible third floor lounge with a view of Parque Kennedy. The dorms are right next to the street,... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

flying dog is situated right infront of kennedys park, in miraflores which is great, the rooms are pretty normal, we took a private room it was very clean with a big bathroom.the bar is quiet fun and have great happy hour and specials.

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Address: Diez Canseco 117, Miraflores., Lima Lima 18, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima > Miraflores
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 13
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