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Hostel El Cactu

  • Excellent8%
  • Very good20%
  • Average38%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible11%
Aug 25, 2016
“Okay hostel in Expensive City”
Apr 5, 2016
“Horrible experience súper rude owners”
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Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

This hostel has all you need and nothing more: Central location, warm beds, hot showers and wifi. In a very expensive town El Cactu was relatively cheap in the four person room on the first floor. Travellers are forced to pass through if they wish...More

Thank jeremycwilkinson
Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Advertence: AVOID THIS PLACE!!! They don't know anything about hospitality! And could care less about you. We went to stay there for about 3 nights and we already had paid the 4 th one when my boyfriend was having hard time to breath cuz we...More

2  Thank Columba Maribel C
Reviewed September 25, 2015

We only stayed here for one night after our trip through Salar de Uyuni. It was the cheapest hostel we came across in Uyuni with a private spacious room for 4 people and shared bathroom with hot water. As always in Bolivia you needed your...More

2  Thank AnniCatti
Reviewed January 4, 2015

Run by a family that let's their kids scream and shout all night and can be heard throughout the entire complex. Can't get a good night's sleep. Beds still had hairs from the previous tenants and who knows what else. Wi-fi is unreliable.

3  Thank David S
Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

After spending a night in the over priced piedra blanca hostel, we crossed the road to El cactu and were pleasantly surprised. We paid almost half the price we paid at the other place and got a private room. The bathrooms were good, with constant...More

Thank Sarah J
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$11 - $21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Bolivia > Potosi Department > Uyuni
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