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Forastero Guest House

394 Destacamento 111 street | between Colón and La Paz streets, Sucre, Bolivia
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

If you have been traveling in South America, going from place to place and are tired of packing your begs every few days, then this is the place to rest and stay for a while, while sight seeing or taking language classes (nice and quiet for studying). This can be your home for however long you stay. Beatrice is a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I was stayed domitory near the gate house. I was check out at 11am, but bus left 8pm. so I was stayed hostel but did not use shower. of course, wifi was soooo slow, I couldn't use wifi even if when I stayed hostel before check out. in sunday, suddenly wifi was dead. but I coulden't heared explain about owner.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

If you are seeking a backpackers atmosphere where you meet lots of people then this is not the place for you! However we really liked this place that felt like you were visiting your grandparents house. Nice and clean, fantastic breakfast, fast wifi and the owner is lovely. We initially only booked 1 night as we wanted to fly out... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed almost a week at this hostel, the owner(lady who speaks English) seemed to be friendly at first, but at the end it came out one of the worst hostel we've stayed. Hostel has two building, one in inside is much nicer, however we stayed at the one near to the gate. We payed 50 Bol each person including... More 

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I'm very surprised about this review, because these guests stayed at FORASTERO for many days and they were very happy, they were very nice guests and I was friendly with them, The only problem was the last day, the check out is at 11,00 a.m, but they stayed in the house until the departure time ( 8.00 p.m) using showers,... More 

Barcelona, Spain
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We had the luxury of renting a double room with ensuite bathroom. Normally these rooms aren’t that big but this room was very spacious with lots of windows and even a balcony. On arrival the friendly owner (Beatrice) gave us a map and told us a little bit about the city. They also have a travel agency and can help... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed over new year, and it was a perfect quiet haven – close enough to easily walk to town but far enough away from the bars and party places. Great guest kitchen, lovely clean sunny bedroom overlooking the garden, huge shared bathroom. With breakfast included it was excellent value for money and the owner was extremely welcoming and friendly.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

In the Forastero Guesthouse we booked a double room for three nights. It was a clean room with a big comfortable bed and a balcony. The shared bathroom was spacious and clean. Kitchen facilities weer excellent. Breakfast was included (not when sleeping in a dorm) and there was also a tourist agency. The only thing was that the real backpackers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We loved staying at Forestero Guest House! The owner Beatrice was very helpful and has created a lovely setting from which to explore Sucre. The beds were comfy and the rooms spacious enough. We had a lovely view of the garden and access to a balcony. The breakfast is basic, but good, with everything you need in the morning. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here through Christmas and had a really lovely time. We originally booked for three nights bought seeing the house we immediately decided to book for the full week to spend Christmas here. It is more like a large home than a hostel or hotel. Beatrice the owner, Mariana were both extremely helpful and welcoming. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

This is a great little hostel with all the creature comforts of home. It was lovely to have a comfy, warm bed with a TV, so we could just chill for once. Beatrice is so helpful and helped us book our bus and tour for Salar - which was also great. A great stay just 5 minutes walk from the... More 

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Address: 394 Destacamento 111 street | between Colón and La Paz streets, Sucre, Bolivia
Location: Bolivia > Chuquisaca Department > Sucre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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