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Backpacker's Family House

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Reviewed 4 September 2015

We were looking for a great hostel in Lima as we stayed there for 4 nights. This hostel was strongly recommanded by lonely planet and trip advisor and so, with high expectations we checked in... But our disappointment was as high as our expectations: The...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2015

First the positives: good location,good facilities, and sometimes helpful staff (the guy was great) Negatives: small room and ants in our bed! We expected more since it was recommended in lonely planet, but a pattern seems to be that once a place is in the...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2015

Good value, and situated in a quiet part of Miraflores, but overall not particularly impressed. Had the room nearest reception, room was ok if a bit bare; 2 beds, a mirror, and a chest of drawers. Not expecting a modern hotel, but it felt rather...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Stayed a night here in July, the receptionist was super friendly and helpful and was able to answer all our questions about the city. The room was clean with a big bathroom and hot showers. Breakfast was standard hostel breakfast. Good social hostel with comfortable...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

The place is located close to beach in miraflores, not too far from center of the district. I only got cold showers. Friendly staff and pick up from airport costs 60sol. It's really a backpacker place, don't expect more and the place is good:)

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"We had a private double room, was perfect"
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"Make sure your driver gets good directions to this hostel."
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"Avoid the downstairs/entrance facing rooms if you want a good night's sleep!"
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"Room nearest reception on stairs is noisy"
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