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Barranco's Backpackers Inn

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Auckland
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Communication from the hostel in advance of our arrival was excellent. Chris arranged a pick up for us from the airport which went without a hitch. We had a private room and private bathroom, room had a locker and we could get wifi by just stepping outside our room which was on the top floor. There was a computer to...

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 29 March 2015

and the staff down right rude. We each pre-arranged airport pick up, but my luggage was lost and the driver left before I got through customs. The next day's driver left before my friend got through, although no luggage was lost. No big deal. We are seasoned travelers. Green Taxi got us each there. When we mentioned not being picked...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

This hostel is located right by bunches of cool restaurants in Barranco and really close to the beach. There's a great view from some of the upstairs rooms. Breakfast is served to you in a café area. They give you a banana, bread with butter and jam, and instant coffee. It was pretty muggy in the #1 room on the...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I loved this place! The location is perfect and the it has very chill homy vibes. The staff was somewhat annoying, but it didn't take away from the overall experience. The beer was cheap and the rooms were nice.

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Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

Great hostel close to the action in town and very close to the beach. The owner is friendly and his staff are very accommodating. Would give 5 stars but it is loud. Not a party spot but voices and slamming doors kept us up at night.

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Reviewed 6 December 2014

This is a great, inexpensive hostel in Barranco. Barranco is a great barrio in Lima full of excellent restaurants, bars & clubs. The Inn is situated on the palisade and many of the rooms have a view of the Pacific. The owner, Chris is very friendly & helpful. Unfortunately, the paid staff was downright unfriendly. Too bad because I would...

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Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
Reviewed 26 November 2014

Nice hostel, great value, and extremely hospitable staff. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Hot Showers. Full kitchen available for guests. The courtyard is a great place to enjoy a beer (which they have available there). And the location is in a safe area and a short walk away from the ocean. It is much cheaper than trying to stay...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

We spent 2 nights at Barranco's in October. The first night was in a twin that was comfortable with a decent bathroom, our other night was in a 6 bed 'delux' dorm which again had comfortable beds and a decent bathroom. The only issue we had with the rooms was with closing the windows, which didn't seem to shut properly,...

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 15 October 2014

I enjoyed this Backpackers. Only spent one night there but the rooms were clean and the staff friendly and helpful. The location is great, there are great restaurants nearby. The breakfast was basic but sufficient.

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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

+ great location close to Barranco Square, relaxed atmosphere, excellent staff. - breakfast very basic, lots of places to sit but no real common area to hang out in the hostel, if people are loud in the small bar the whole place can hear it, wifi up and down, sometimes it was slow and woudnt connect! Overall a very nice...

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Additional Information about Barranco's Backpackers Inn

Address: Mariscal Castilla 260 | aka Malecon Castilla 260, Lima 13, Peru
Region: Peru > Lima Region > Lima > Barranco
Price Range: $14 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Upstairs, the rooms have big windows that open up to an amazing ocean view. Where else can you get a view like that for 12USD/night??”
 of 5 bubbles Golpeador09, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the street get a lot of noise, but also have the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles louf87, 28 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the six bed dorm upstairs and even though we all showered we never ran out of hot water!”
 of 5 bubbles cherir2013, 15 Oct 2014 | Read review
“This theft was blatant and premeditated. Stay elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles mp308, 20 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Rooms have hard floors so probably try and get a room on the top floor. It's a converted house so there are rooms around he entrance which we expect are noisy”
 of 5 bubbles retired_backpacker, 7 Oct 2013 | Read review
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