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El Refugio de Vichayito

Antigua Panamericana norte 1155, Piura 51, Peru
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lima
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I agree with lima5678 that this hotel is in dire need of a change of management. It has the basics to be a great beachfront property, but a lack of leadership and care undermines this. First, the positives: - the location right on the beach is beautiful, and we spent many happy hours in the sea. It is about a... More 

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Munich, Bayern, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We stayed here for 6 days in the off-season in March, fully aware that it was a fair distance from any shops or other infrastructure - and we were more than satisfied. The rooms and bungalows are 20 metres from a stretch of beach which is probably one of the most unspoilt around Mancora - absolutely perfect for a relaxing... More 

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Lima Region, Peru
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I would not recommend this hotel to anyone. *Unfriendly employees. Actually witnessed the manager being ugly to staff. Never even bothered to acknowledge us. *Good food at the restaurant when it's open, but if they have chicken, they're out of beef and if they have fish they're out of avocados. *Grounds are unkept, The pool seemed like a giant petri... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

We got a package for 2 nights through Groupon. The hotel is very hard to get and their facilities and food are not good enough to use them the whole day. So you will probably need to drive or take a mototaxi (around 15 minutes from the restaurants, banks a others) more than once per day. But the worst part... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

They had trouble finding my reservation, limited hours for serving meals at the restaurant, limited options from the menu, pool small for all the people at the hotel. Playground needs maintenance urgently. A lot of flies at restaurant tables.

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