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Aristides Aljovin 248, Lima, Peru

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22 Total Reviews
  • 79%Value For Money
  • 75%Security
  • 84%Location
  • 69%Staff
  • 67%Atmosphere
  • 55%Cleanliness
  • 70%Facilities

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We arrived at 8pm, already advised our arrival time, the fist man at reception couldn't find our reservation amd advised that someone would arrive in 10 mins. After 20 mins of waiting in the dark lounge an extremely rude man (I suspect the owner) arrived abruptly asking if we speak English (which as English people we did). He asked what we wanted....in a hostel?! We explained that we had a reservation in 4 bed dorm, took us to a 6 bed and said we were lucky to get a room at all! DO NOT STAY HERE


Very relaxed and chilled out hostel, great atmosphere! Fantastic staff who are willing to go out their way for you. Great location too. Mattress was a bit hard but other than that can't have any complaints!


We were in a tiny dorm meant for only 6 people but there were two couples sharing single beds in there so we had 8 people in there. One guy had to put his suitcase in the ensuite bathroom! The shower in our room didn't work so the whole hostel had only one shower, which as result of overuse was filthy! Wifi was good and staff were quite friendly.


Staff is soooo friendly!


Had a great time, cheers! Can't wait to see the pool on the roof next time I'm in.

  • 1st Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The owner is really really helpfull. Thanks.


Comfortable beds, dorms aren't too cramped. Kitchen isn't bad at all. Great wifi by South American standards. Good location in Miraflores. Staff were very helpful. Sadly whilst we were there they were doing a lot of work (which will make it a much better hostel in the long run) so there was a lot (and I mean a lot) of dirt in the main bathroom, and showers weren't hot.

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