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Paracas Backpackers' House

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Av. Los Libertadores, Manzana J-01, Lote 09, Paracas, Peru
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Paracas Backpackers' House
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I actually visited this place in January of 2014, but have not forgotten them due to the great experience I had and decided to come back and write a review about my stay here. Hopefully it has not changed too much, because it was great when I stayed there for 3 or 4 nights. I really remember the owners of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms were ok, but everything else not really. No Wifi in the rooms, only some little hot water, really noisy in the night and light in the rooms during the night. The tour to the islas balllestas organised through the hostel left late and we had to wait another 50 minutes at the pier before we finally started, because... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here many years ago (July 2011) and Alberto was wonderful! We had a lovely time. It was clean and sociable. We met some nice people. We never forgot that we promised that we would write a TripAdvisor review.

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed her for 2 nights and did a day tour through the hostel (Islas Ballestas and the reserve). Alberto was quick to respond to emails and gave detail about how to find the hostel which was great! We paid s/. 45 per night for a double room shared bathroom. There seem to be construction going on... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Lidia and Alberto were wonderfully warm hosts and run a great hostel. We rented a room with double beds in the front half of the hostel, and it was simple and clean. It's important to be a heavy sleeper, since the rooms in the front half of the hostel (the ones with shared bath) aren't soundproofed at all. A beautiful... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

First of all the staff is very friend full and kind! There is a chill out atmosphere in the hostel. Wifi works in the hostel. Has some nice hammocks to lay in. Located close to a small mall. If they improve a few small things it should be way better/a almost perfect hostel for the budget travel: - make lockers... More 

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Southport, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

This place was alright for a night. However, our room was right next to the kitchen and had people chatting in there until late. The room was small and basic but comfortable enough. The staff were very friendly and the location was decent.

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Dalfsen, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We rented a double room with private bathroom in this hostel. The room was basic, but clean with good beds. Paracas is a small place, so it's close to the beach and the shopping area. The staff could be more helpful tho. Not too noisy in the common area - proper place for backpackers

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Roberto, his wife and his staff are helping wonderfull with everything you Need. Roberto speaks perfectly English. 1 minute you need to be on the beach. Goog and posirive atmosphere, i was happy here. Make sure you do the trip to the balastic islands, it is just fantastic. Also the visit on the natural reservate is great. Also good quality... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The owner and other staff members here were very friendly, helpful and nice to chat to. The place itself is pretty central (town quite small), and the room spacious but simple (twin), with a bit of decor. Communal toilet and showers were clean and tidy, showers were pretty cold though. The exterior of the room was quite interesting, a little... More 

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