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Che Lagarto Hostel Lima

121 Pasaje Schell, floor 3 | Miraflores, Lima lima18, Peru
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Carlsbad, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

This is by far the worst hotel/hostel private room I have ever entered. I have stayed at a Che Lagarto in Brazil, which I had a great experience with. That was what led me to come back to another Che Lagarto. I booked the room about two nights in advance for two nights. Finding the location was quite difficult since... More 

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Aix-en-Provence, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I didn't have a pleasant experience going there. The room was noisy and sticky. all the guys were snoring, the smell was so bad taht I couldn't sleep. I had to change room and take a super expensive single room in order to have to rest after 8 hours flight. The Breakfast was also disappointing so I had to buy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

Che Legarto totally satisfied what we were looking for in Miraflores: good location, safe, cheap and clean. Close to Pizza Alley, a supermarket, and Larcomar. Out room was basic with high ceilings. Hostel is on the 3rd floor of the building and we might not have noticed the entrance but the friendly restaurant server pointed us in the right direction.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

Despite the three flights of stairs you have to climb when tired and lugging your bags, Che lagarto is pretty decent. I stayed in a private room, with a super comfortable bed, TV with one or two English movie channels, and a bathroom which was clean and had hot water. There was no wifi in the room, but it's not... More 

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Che lagarto is based in Mira Flores - Lima, which is a perfect area for tourists, so Much to be doing around his area; the hostel was great to me, I stayed in a private room and everything I need I managed to easily got it, specially from the helpful staff. Internet, tv, simple room, great shower. Happy to go... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at Che Lagarto Hostel Lima for three nights. The staff are warm and friendly. They speak English which is helpful to me as my Spanish is limited. The bar staff are amazing, always striking up conversations and happy to drink a few Pisco Sours with you. There's a real South American family vibe around the hostel, which was... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Che Lagarto is a great fun place to stay if you're looking to meet new people, stay up late, and have a strong constitution! If not... then it's a tough place to stay. The hostel is fairly loud throughout the week, and the walls/doors are paper thin. If you're a light sleeper than I am, ear plugs are a must;... More 

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We decided to spend our last 3 nights in Peru at the Che Lagarto, Lima hotel. The hotel is nice and clean, the rooms are a little small and the lockers under some beds are hard to access. If you're looking for a place with a party ambiance, you're not at the right place. It's real calm.

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

We chose to spend our final 3 nights of travelling at this hostel after having had an excellent experience at a che lagarto hostel in foz de Iguaçu. Unfortunately, the two hostels could not have been more different. This hostel is not worth the premium price that the che lagarto franchise demand. Save your money and spend it elsewhere! Whilst... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

I stayed for 3 nights in a 16 person dorm. Everything was quite clean, personnel was really friendly and it was also very cheap. Only the water was shut down the day I left. Breakfast was included which was basic bread with some cereal, fruit and coffee. For the price I payed about 8 dollars a night that was fine.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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Additional Information about Che Lagarto Hostel Lima

Address: 121 Pasaje Schell, floor 3 | Miraflores, Lima lima18, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range: $14 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Che Lagarto Hostel Lima 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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