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Kaminu Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed November 17, 2012

Oh, dear. What can I say about this hostel? We were quite looking forward to arriving there and emailed NUMEROUS times to make sure they understood that our plane was arriving at 1 a.m. and on what day. Made a deposit to hold two private...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2012

We were first drawn to Kaminu because the lonely planet said that you can camp on their roof for a cheap price. This in fact was just a promotion and no longer offered. Despite not finding the fun deal we had hoped for we were...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2012

We just had a bad run on our two day stay in Lima (even the Starbucks coffee machine broke!). We took up the hostel's offer to organize an airport transfer but no one was there to meet us when we arrived just before midnight. I...More

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Response from kaminu_hostel, Gerente at Kaminu Backpackers HostelResponded August 25, 2012

We really regret the bad events during your stay, we appreciate the comments and critcias our facility which will be rectifying as soon as possible, to have a nice experience in our country will be the most rewarding for us, good riddance!

Reviewed August 23, 2012

We did not enjoy staying in this hostel at all. It's expensive, dirty and noisy. One of the pillows in our room literally had a hole right through the middle of it - it begs the question how could the bed have been remade and...More

2  Thank Jazz D
Response from kaminu_hostel, Gerente at Kaminu Backpackers HostelResponded August 25, 2012

Cute slogan, let me apologize to my staff for not giving the room when we understand their discomfort and demonstrated his comment a bit exaggerated, but just as respectable, answering some statements, pc could never run out of room for politics if our surprise we...More

Reviewed August 5, 2012

I'm from Arequipa-Peru and works 28 years in tourism.I know other hostels..it's one of the best places to arrive or live Lima-Perú ..inclusive for local people is difficult to find a safety an friendly place to stay, by the way, In tourism we works with...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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$17 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
$17 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
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