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Piedra Blanca Backpackers Hostel

Av. Arce No 27, Uyuni, Bolivia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Miratejo
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129 reviews 129 reviews
87 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this hostel was very good value for money. we just stayed for one night so it had everything we needed for a such a short stay. the breakfast was really good. however the conditions of shower and wi fi are pretty loisy but you need to consider that you are in the middle of nowhere. the staff was very kind... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Perfect hostel for the Salt flat experience. Excellent location right in the centre of town close to busses, tour companies and restaurants... It is a small town so this isn't hard!! Beds were comfortable although every mattress in our dorm had a massive hollow in the middle. A little heater was provided at night which meant it was actually WARM... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Uyuni is a really small place and for any traveller usually only a stopover before or after a salt flats tour or further travel in Bolivia. The Hostel is located close to a couple of reasonable places to eat, with cheap food and drink. The beds in the hostel itself were incredibly comfortable and the showers were the first hot... More

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London, United Kingdom
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64 hotel reviews
2,287 helpful votes 2,287 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

- USD$36 per night for ensuite room - No hairdryer provided - See pictures attached regarding all the the outlook of the hostel and curfews, DOs and DON'T after-hours in the hostel. - Only reason we booked in here was the location because it is just opposite the train station. - We really pity the backpackers who booked in the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

More tips and reviews at www.takemeshowmetelme.com This was their description of their hostel, “One hundred years old house adapted to make your visit comfortable and really fun. Beautiful and cozy, you will find an excelent service and all you need to have a wonderful time.” Well the house is old, but there was nothing fun, beautiful or cozy about the... More

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Bristol
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stayed in a double room with bathroom, which came with a small radiator. The radiator was not really sufficient considering how cold it was outside. The staff were very helpful but not exactly friendly, and the location is very convenient. Uyuni is not cheap compared to the rest of Bolivia, and while thus place is ok it is definitely... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

this hostel was awesome. we stayed in a double bed room- big, comfortable, warm and clean. showers were hot. tonnes of space to lounge around indoor and outdoor. great location. if you have a late check out (because your bus leaves in the evening) they will charge you 1/2 day.

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Vienna, Austria
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36 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

we loved our spacious twin room with heating and clean shared bathroom. you will wish tough for more hooks to hang stuff as well as a better kitchen. it only is a smallish tunnel with seriously NO equipment. not even a fridge!!! a hostel should do better here, i think.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The hostel itself is very basic and not very cosy. Staff is ok. We stayed in a double room with private bathroom, which was clean but a little mouldy and not too bright. No heating in the rooms, but good hot showers! We had enough blankets to keep us warm, and you could ask for extra at no extra charge.... More

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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39 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

A great place to prepare and plan for a trip to the salt flats. Comfortable private room with heater and lots of blankets. Clean bathrooms Really hot showers and decent wifi. The breakfast was good and the kitchen/common areas cosy and nice. The staff were friendly and very efficient so everything is easy. There's probably not much reason to stay... More

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Address: Av. Arce No 27, Uyuni, Bolivia
Location: Bolivia > Potosi Department > Uyuni
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