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Kaminu Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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Reviewed 11 December 2012

Despite a minor snafu in the booking process, I enjoyed my stay at Kaminu. I stayed 3 nights upon arrival in Lima, and returned at the end of my month-long trip for 2 more nights before departing for my home country. Both times I requested...More

Thank ultrapop
Reviewed 2 December 2012 via mobile

Really relaxed place! We wanted to go to backpackers inn, but when we arrived there felt very unwelcome and moved to kaminu! That was a good decision:) breakfast is included and pretty good! There is a bbq in the weekend. Beers are a good price....More

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Reviewed 17 November 2012

Oh, dear. What can I say about this hostel? We were quite looking forward to arriving there and emailed NUMEROUS times to make sure they understood that our plane was arriving at 1 a.m. and on what day. Made a deposit to hold two private...More

Thank marlajfish
Reviewed 15 November 2012

We were first drawn to Kaminu because the lonely planet said that you can camp on their roof for a cheap price. This in fact was just a promotion and no longer offered. Despite not finding the fun deal we had hoped for we were...More

Thank Cory-Laura-travelers
Reviewed 24 August 2012

We just had a bad run on our two day stay in Lima (even the Starbucks coffee machine broke!). We took up the hostel's offer to organize an airport transfer but no one was there to meet us when we arrived just before midnight. I...More

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Response from kaminu_hostel, Gerente at Kaminu Backpackers HostelResponded 26 August 2012

We really regret the bad events during your stay, we appreciate the comments and critcias our facility which will be rectifying as soon as possible, to have a nice experience in our country will be the most rewarding for us, good riddance!

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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US$11 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Rooms at the front may be noisier as they face the street and it is a busy area. I didn't mind it but..."
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"when making your booking tell them what you expect that way you wont be disappointed"
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"The dorms are great"
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"They have a bunch of options here; single, dorms, matrimonial and also apartments in another part of the..."
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