Home to the world's greatest Hostels

30,000 properties, 180 countries Over 3.5 million guest reviews 21 million bookings

Hostal Las Fresas Reviews

Calle Las Fresas 221 Urbanización El Olivar, Lima, Peru

Reviews & Ratings Explained


47 Total Reviews
  • 53%Value For Money
  • 53%Security
  • 60%Location
  • 60%Staff
  • 33%Atmosphere
  • 47%Cleanliness
  • 47%Facilities

The rating percentage is calculated from customers who booked within the last 12 months.

All ratings and reviews are based on the feedback and opinions of the customers who submitted them and do not express the opinions of Hostelworld.com. This way, you get an up-to-the-minute opinion of just how good a hostel really is.
Read our review guidelines »

  • Show:


We booked this hostel solely for it's proximity to the airport since we got in to Lima late and had an early morning flight the next day to Cuzco. This is it's only redeeming quality, otherwise the hostel was very unappealing, tiny tiny rooms and all four of us could barely get to sleep due to dirt/allergens in the room - we were all up coughing/sniffling. Very small/squeezed space. Also would not feel safe in the neighbourhood. I almost wish we'd slept in the airport instead.


Close to airport, but impossible to find taxi that would take you straight to hostel! "Taxi-mafia" claimed it was impossible (forbidden) to take the shortest route to hostel, but said we had to take a loong detour, while trying to talk us into changing hostels to one where he obviously received commission. Taxi driver: "Las Fresas is a bad place in a very dangerous area" and blablabla... We insisted on going to Fresas but ended up paying 39 soles=expensive! Try arrange pick-up before arrival!

View all Lima Bed and Breakfasts

Please give us your feedback