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Paracas Backpackers' House

Av. Los Libertadores, Manzana J-01, Lote 09, Paracas, Peru
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
askok Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here 2 nights. I had booked my room directly at the hostel. Alberto is very friendly and helpful. He gave me tips on how to get to the hostel and a map with directions. I also booked my boat trip to Islas Ballestas with the hostel. Prices are about the same as anywhere else in Paracas. The hostel... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Good budget option when you visit Paracas, We stayed for one night in one of the apartments with private bathroom. Currently they are adding more and there's some other building work going on next door. The island tour booked by Alberto was great and he's a very friendly and helpful host. I liked Paracas too, a sleepy little tourist village... More

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London
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62 reviews 62 reviews
60 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We spent two nights in a double room with private bathroom. Room was spotless (impressive with all the sand), comfortable, with a good shower. There was a kitchen available, and nice communal area with hammocks. WiFi was fine, faster if not in your room. The owner was really helpful and very approachable, and we enjoyed the island tour that we... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
45 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed three nights here in a private double plus bathroom. The welcome was great and the place just exudes an atmosphere of friendliness. Our room was clean, decent sized with a comfy bed and storage space plus television. The bathroom was clean and the shower was warm and powerful. Wi-fi coverage was good, the odd dip in service but... More

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Puno, Peru
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

So comfy if slightly noisy sometimes. Clean shared toilets and showers, lovely hammock area and friendly alberto gives the place a warm vibe (although his knowledge is a little skew on local restaurants etc). Well equiped shared kitchen!

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Lima, Peru
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My fiancé and I stayed at Paracas Backpackers' House May 2014 and were mostly pleased with our experience. The owners are very friendly and speak some English and can organize your tour of Ballestas Islands and Paracas National Reserve as well as a shuttle when you leave. The wifi was rather slow but did work and there was a nice... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

A group of 5 of us stayed in the 8 bed dorm right at the top of the hostel. When we arrived we were made to feel welcome straight away, as we travelled past all the rooms we felt hopeful that we would have a lovely room, however we kept going up and up, up past the washing lines on... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Stayed here overnight to see the Ballestas Islands and National Reserve and was thoroughly impressed by the service and care that went into our stay. The best part of this entire place though is probably Alberto, the owner of the establishment. He was extremely helpful to us, helping us plan our activities in the area, transfers to other cities and... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We were a group of 11 people who stayed a night in this hostel. We all enjoyed our stay very much. The rooms were clean and comfortable, and same goes for the bathrooms. The owner, Alberto is lovely. He explained to us about the tours and the food etc and had excellent recommendations on what to do, where to eat... More

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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

it's clean, cheap and well located (although not hard, because Paracas is pretty small). We booked both tours (Paracas National Reserve and Islas Ballestas) via Alberto and had a great time. The price was totally ok, you even get a discount if you book both tours. Whats not so great is that there is no breakfast offered and that the... More

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Address: Av. Los Libertadores, Manzana J-01, Lote 09, Paracas, Peru
Location: Peru > Ica Region > Paracas
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