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Backpackers Tucuman

Laprida 456, San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina
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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

If you are contemplating going to Tucuman - don't. There is nothing to do in this very hick town. We were led astray by the Lonely Planet who said there were various different things to do here that either never existed or no longer exist. But if you do stilt want to go then this hostel is good. It's location... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We stayed with a friend one night here. We had a great breakfast and the vibe of the place was really nice. As I remember it wasn't a party-like place, so one can get a good rest before some intense days. One can chill out with tv, ping-pong and computers. I'd definitely stay there again if visiting San Miguel de... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Great location. Close to the main square (4 streets away while most other hostels are really far!). Nice breakfast with tortillas (!!) and cereal. Nice and informative staff (: There are great asado nights and great vibe with local music. You can also rent bikes here to get around the city (: and the wifi is strong! Recommended!

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Braga, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Me and boyfriend stayed in a 10-bed dorm and we loved it! It was low season,so only us and a couple of other travellers in the big room. Lockers are available in the room,bring your lock. Downside was that it was room 1, the one facing the street which was quite loud in the morning. Additionally there is no A/C,... More 

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Dublin Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This is a very good hostal and my second time to stay here. It has a relaxed atmosphere and a great place to stay. Situated in an old house it has high ceiling and plenty of air. As a do nights are great when all guests come together and have a great time. The kitchen is good as is the... More 

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Stege, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Backpackers Tucuman is a friendly place located in an old, beautiful building. There are several patios and comfortable common areas, while the dorms have high ceilings and lots of space. What makes it stand out from the bunch, however, is the extensive use of colours of all kinds, which creates a welcoming atmosphere

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Saint-Lambert, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Backpackers Tucuman is from my opinion the perfect hostel for backpackers : Really clean, big individual bathrooms, some extra shower cabins, beautiful decoration, nice commun area in the backyard, and daily deals at the bar! Besides that, the location could hardly be better (few blocks from the Plaza Principal), And two big "plus" : They offer paragliding tours (What a... More 

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Managua, Nicaragua
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

After we moved from a previous hostel, they came to our rescue. very nice place and secure. we had a room that we could have at a good rate. Gave us lots of information and how to get around. Kitchen was great and big place to meet other travellers and get to know them and swap information. I recommended it.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012 via mobile

Ok for a one night stop over but I would have found somewhere else if we'd booked another night. We paid 70 pesos pp for 8 bed dorm. Rooms were grubby. Lockers not secure. Beds were not made, we were given 'clean' sheets to make up beds ourselves. Pillows hard and uncomfortable. Bunks were very high, wooden, poorly made and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012 via mobile

Hostel in desparate need of a revamp, bathrooms are very old and falling apart. Dorm rooms are a good size. Lockers are useless - made of chipboard and the ones in our dorm had either broken locks or sides falling off them. State of the lockers sums up the whole place - looks like it used to be an ok... More 

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