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La Magia de Uyuni

Calle Colon 432, Uyuni, Bolivia
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Ranked #7 of 13 Specialty Lodging in Uyuni
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very comfortable. Good breakfast although was served late. The hotel is a bit overpriced but so is everything in Uyuni. Good Wifi. The staff was friendly and our two rooms were very large and spotless.

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Bath, ME
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29 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the better of the two places in which we stayed in Uyuni. We had a large room, it was clean and quiet, but nothing special. The location was good, although Uyuni is a small town and everything in the town is fairly close. All in all, a forgettable stay, although for one night it was satisfactory.

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Prague, Czech Republic
4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

Ridiculously overpriced is right. This outdated hotel is not worth even half of what they charge nightly. The rooms are old, the bathrooms moldy, and the service unfriendly. Save your money and choose anywhere but here.

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Caye Caulker, Belize
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014 via mobile

Positives: Was close to main square, ATM, bus terminal and laundry (as are most places - Uyuni is TINY), Kept our luggage while we were on a 3day/2night salt flats trip, Good pizza in on-site restaurant, Main female owner was quite helpful. Negatives: Arrived to find no one on the front desk at 9am (there never seemed to be anyone... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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54 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Well I think we had one of the better rooms in the 'new block' which didn't look particularly new actually. Some of the other rooms on the ground floor, supposedly the original, looked very pokey. Our room was one of extremes - very elaborate in some ways but shabby in others. For example an elaborate white porcelain toilet with an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Nice and charming hostel with big rooms, a lot of picturesque elements. The shower was really hot (likely depending number of concurrent people showering). There was enough heating available. And nice enough bar available. Service was fine.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

I felt this hotel was badly underrated so thought I'd give it a review based on our experience there. We stayed for 1 night. The room we had was massive with 2 double beds. Loads of radiators so heat was not an issue and hot water present in the shower. There was no breakfast included but we didn't miss it,... More 

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Perth, Australia
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31 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We stayed here at the end of our Uyuni tour (if you want to know more about the tour then click here for a detailed overview-http://www.goalsettinggirl.com/3-day-2-night-uyuni-salt-flats-tour/ ) We actually loved it more than our first night's stay in Tambo Aymara. because we were 4 we ended up with 2 big rooms with queen bed in each room connected by a... More 

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New Canaan, Connecticut
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36 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Stayed here twice, before and after a three day Salt Flats tour; had the same room each time. Winter was just two weeks away, but heat was non-existant. Shower panels were broken, causing bathroom to flood and never dry out. On first stay, no soap provided. Only one small towel during both nights. On the positive side, the bed was... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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152 reviews 152 reviews
20 hotel reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here one night after the three day tour of Uyuni. The service is okay, there is internet in the lobby, and the room was big. I was looking forward to a nice hot shower, but the shower pressure in my room was weak, so it was not very enjoyable. I really don't know the quality of other hotels... More 

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