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Garcia Calderon 274, Miraflores, Lima, Peru

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823 Total Reviews
  • 80%Value For Money
  • 85%Security
  • 83%Location
  • 94%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 72%Cleanliness
  • 74%Facilities

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Saludos a todos los q compartimos fin de año

  • 30th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Spain
  • Male, 41+
  • (1 review)


Great hostel, lovely staff. Excellent location. No complaints. Would definitely stay again.


Lima is a pretty scary place and saying in this hostel did not make me feel very safe. There is also no atmosphere/ nothing to do. It doesnt seem to get very busy either so being a solo traveller, I wasn't able to meet anyone.


Such a great hostel, I went back again! Always a good visit at Ekeko.


Nice, small hostel located in Miraflores, next to the Huacapucllana historical site. Staff was really helpful with giving directions and was also helpful with arranging transport.


Good stay at this hostel - firstly the staff are all very friendly and helpful - once checked in they give you excellent map and recommendations - the facilities here are good except no hairdryers - location good,safe and quiet, 10 mins for parque Kennedy - Huaca Pucllana is right beside it. Our room (Double, private ensuite) had bit of shady construction but overall highly recommend.


Great reception. They booked us transfers to/from the airport, really honest people. David is a remarkable receptionist: besides being very friendly and hospitable, he spoke English/Portuguese very well (plus other languages), this made our lives very easy! Breakfast is ok, honest. The only bad things were water pressure - quite bad (though we stayed in other cities and realized this seems to be a general Peruvian problem) and the room we stayed in the 2 first nights was a bit ugly/deteriorated.


My friend and I booked this hostel for two nights, and ended up staying five nights. Best staff in town, quiet neighborhood, very cleanly, great price, free breakfast, internet works, artistic and good environment. Very multilingual! Go go Ekeko!


Really friendly staff, I organised the airport pick up as well and was a great intro to Peru! Very friendly and helpful staff. Beds were adequate and it was nice to have a little light on the bed too. There was only two toilets for the place, which was a little annoying but manageable. Close to the supermarket and a nice stroll to he city centre. Thanks guys!


Top hostel second time their and would reccomened to any traveler! Good kitchen, good staff and good chill out zones!


Over all it was a great money's worth, the only thing is the place needs a small "face lift" other than that, it was quite, small, free breakfast, super nice staff and great location. Defiantly would recommend for backpackers traveling through Lima


Awesome staff and great atmosphere. Will visit again someday!

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