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Lyon, France
Reviewed November 15, 2013

Alex, the owner, spent time to help us planning our trip all over Peru. His kindness and all his tips had been very helpful to us. Very good address for backpackers. Rooms are ok and the living room very cozy.

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed September 28, 2011

We booked this hostel online and arrived to find it completely locked up. We were greeted by a man who had just woken up and said he lived there and the owner was out. We waited close to one and half hours, owner came down from upstairs (!!) and said the hostel was no longer a hostel and they didn't...

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4Thank Myriamclancy
Lima
Reviewed August 22, 2011

My friend and i stayed at The Gallery House for a week and the experience was fantastic. The place is super new and clean. The beds are super comfortable and practically brand new! The staff (Alex and Marcos) were incredibly helpful and even walked us to our bus, checked the price, and told the driver where we were going! They...

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Thank SammieLima
Lima, Peru
Reviewed July 7, 2011

We really really enjoyed our stay at this hostel - the rooms were good, there was a playstation 3, good film library, helpful staff, nice bar and garden area. The decor was great, the security was tight and we would have stayed longer if we had the time. And they are building more rooms and a new game room!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed June 29, 2011

This hostel is very youth-oriented. They have a tv room with a big flat screen tv, dvd player, and satellite tv with some English channels. They also have a bar, dining area, video games and BBQ area outside. Once a month, or something, they have a 'club night' where they play loud music until past 5am. They played music until...

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1Thank FYIReviews
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 22, 2011

Alex went out of his way to constantly help us. He helped sort a flight out of Lima and also offered endless advice on nice restaurants and bars to attend. The hostel has great facilities, including good free wi-fi, a playstation 3, a tv room with stacks of films, its own bar, kitchen, free breakfast and comfortable seating areas. Great...

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Thank CalLewis
Lima
Reviewed June 6, 2011

The Gallery house is a great affordable hostel in a really nice area of Lima. The staff here all speak English and will help you with any quires or directions you may need. The hostel has a lot of space in the common areas for using your computer or just relaxing playing playstation 3. Another really helpful thing is the...

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Paris, France
Reviewed June 3, 2011

The rooms are spacious. The common areas are quite big (TV room with lots of DVDs, garden, Playstation 3, kitchen...)... But that is it. The hostel looks old and is not well maintened (walls, chairs stained, sofas destroyed). It clearly does not look like the pictures. The rooms are a bit dirty but cleaner than the common areas. They did...

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Lima
Reviewed May 31, 2011

This hostel was perfect for my friends and I. During the week it is nice and peaceful so you can chillout, but each weekend there is a party that offers something for everyone - music, dancing and a really friendly locals. The dorms are comfortable and have excellent showers nearby. Above all though, is the staff. They speak very good...

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Lima, Peru
Reviewed May 19, 2011

i have been here for first time.actually i am from india i have saw a different culture over here.but where as come to the hostal its a good and excellent for me in hosstal everybody is friendly so that i have met a different countries people here and where the inchare of the hostal were very friendly with me the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Gallery House is an original, bohemian hostel located in Miraflores, the tourist heart of Lima, and is only 3 blocks from the coast and beautiful cliff top parks. With artistic, modern installations and unique, our hostel is modelled after a boutique hotel while truly catering to the laid back lifestyle of our fellow backpackers. We focus on quality and personalized service and are equipped with outgoing, bilingual staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gallery House

Address: Av. General Mendiburu 151, Miraflores | 151, Lima Lima 18, Peru
Location: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range: $9 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?