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Hostel Kokopelli Reviews

Calle Berlin 259, Lima, Peru

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768 Total Reviews
  • 80%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 90%Location
  • 82%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 78%Facilities

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Good, solid hostel. Comfy beds, hot showers, can't complain at all!


Loved this place! The location was great, staff was very friendly and the people who worked at the bar are some of the nicest folks I've had the pleasure of meeting. Rooms were nice and clean with very spacious lockers, it really made me wish I had more time there.


Some unhelpful staff and creepy local men at the bar


Super comfy beds, wider than the average and great lockers with a power point inside to charge your phone safely. The upstairs bar is amazing. The kitchen is a bit small and not very well equipped, it would be better to find cheap food to eat out instead. The staff are super helpful and welcoming. Great hostel!!


Really liked Kokopelli, the staff were super friendly and helpful. The rooftop terrace was awesome to eat breakfast and there was always something going off at nighttime. If you're not into partying, then maybe it wouldn't be for you, but it wasn't overbearing. Really close to the centre of Miraflores, and a ten minute walk to the beach!


Good: The central , safe location Bad: Everything else! The rooms are sandwiched between a bar on the roof and bars at street level so it's like trying to sleep in a banging club at night. And people from the bar upstairs use the shared bathrooms on the bedroom floors and hang around the corridors, so it feels unsafe and really dirty. Both toilets blocked and overflowing on Friday night. Even trying to sleep with headphones didn't block out the noise!


The hostel is located in a very good place in Miraflores but it is extremely noisy. They have a bar up stares and there is absolutely no isolation. So, if you are looking for a quite place, it is not your choice. Also, the bathrooms and showers were pretty dirty and it was disgusting to have showers there. Breakfast was poor and they charged you for a piece of fruit or 2 pieces of cheese ( which we thought was kind of lame).


A little expensive, but great hostel

  • 2nd May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Israel
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


The Para Trike tour and Islas Palomino swimming with Sea Lions were sooooooooo worth the money!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Book two nights but stayed only one. If your don't have your peruvian immigration card they charge you an extra 18%?? Loud hostel with a busy bar right underneath you definitely not a chill hostel, some staff was nice others not as much. Location is decent if you don't mind walking a couple blocks to Kennedy park. Expected a bit better

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hola, sorry that we couldn't live up to your expectations, hopefully in the future we can give you a better experience. Just for the record though, on our profile there is a clause that mentions the 18% sales tax which is a peruvian law that applies for foreigners with more than 60 days in the country and for us to proof this we need the TAM card. Since we are 100% formal and we pay all our taxes we can't avoid this, which other hostels are able too by not paying taxes. Cheers


Nice play to stay if you wanna meet people. Private rooms are above a bar, which usually continue to 3:30 in the morning. If you are planning to have a good rest, dont go to this hostel. If you wanna party, have a good time with other people and have fun, go here.


The kokopelli in Cuzco is an overall better time. Though the staff here were great, the rooms were dark and hot and being right above several bars made it impossible to sleep, unfortunate for us since we had to leave at 3:30 for our flight. Rooftop bar was beautiful. Great place if you are 21 and don't plan on sleeping.


Lovely hostel, very clean with lockers for bags and staff were fantastic. Our first night someone had checked out but not left their bed with the other beds full. Myself and my girlfriend shared a bed and when we asked about it the next morning they were very apologetic and gave my gf the night for free. Super location too

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