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Muchik Hostel

Vicente de la Vega 1127, Chiclayo Chiclayo centro, Peru
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Pros: - Really clean - Friendly staff - Nice interior Cons: - The room was MUCH warmer than the temperature outside. We roasted all night as the fan just swirled stuffy air without cooling it any. In the morning the room was 85F degrees! We were in room #302 which was an interior room and the heat definitely rose, floor... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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32 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

Firstly the good: the hostel is in a good location, the hostel and rooms are kept very clean, the staff are very friendly and welcoming. Now for the let down! The reservation was made with Bookingdotcom and the rate was for 20U$D - about 60 Pesos. I stayed an extra night, which was booked directly with the hotel at a... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Me and a friend, we stayed at Muchik Hostel for a few nights. It felt more like a hotel than a hostel, since there is no kitchen or common room (except for the lobby). We had a double room, and paid 60 soles for the 2 of us per night. The hostel was very clean, our room was cleaned and... More 

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Boca Raton
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This hostel is very familiar and boutique concept in one of the most crowded and noised cities in Peru. They are very secured and confident. The best thing are prices, very affordable for the rooms and place, most hotels and motels in Chiclayo city are much more than Muchik. The staff is very friendly and helpful to show routes and... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

The private room for two was a bit pricey at 30 soles per person, but the accommodations are worth it. Comfy beds, clean rooms, wifi, luggage storage, central location and a late check out time. The staff is friendly and one attendant speaks English. They also seemed to have improved security since the laptop review, but I'd be extra careful... More 

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jena
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We spend a couple of days in the dorm of Muchik hostel (25S per Person/night). The staff of the hostel is very friendly and helpful and the hostel is modern and clean. It is more a hotel than a hostel (no kitchen, no common area, no backpackers) but it has wifi and a dorm. And the room was cleaned every... More 

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Muchikhostel, Front Office Manager at Muchik Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for writing and highlights our values: cleanliness, friendliness, good conditions of our little hostel. It is true that failure to implement some services but that are within our growth plan, we expect more tourists to come to our city to grow and improve standards. Thank you for your message. Muchik Hostel More 

Qormi, Malta
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56 reviews 56 reviews
34 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

We were very happy to find a place like this in dusty and chaotic Chiclayo. It was the only place in Peru where we did not need to sleep with ear plugs! It felt more like a hotel than a hostel though. The room was super clean, the bed was large and we had tv and private bathroom too, for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013 via mobile

Nice place to stay when in chiclayo. Taxi max. 2 soles from all the busstations.room ar clean, location is central, deskservice is good, price/quality is good. There is wifi at the reception and there are more then enough things to do and see in chiclayo for 4 days

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Los Angeles
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28 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

It's hard to find actual dorms out here, the dorm rooms are clean with new tile work in the bathroom. The room does get hot in the summer (late December-March) and the bathroom door didn't always close right. The owner speaks some English and is very happy to practice, tell you stories, and help you out. The guy really went... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

We arrived at this place very late - the first impression was fine as you can read in many reviews before. The woman at the reception was very friendly and the room was small but okay. Next day we went out to see the city. When we got back in our room it was cleaned and okay. But some minutes... More 

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