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Base Camp Hostel

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“ping pong”(8 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This place does not live up to its description on the website.... I stayed in a 4 bed dorm that was messy with a full time resident’s belongings all over the room. After they’d cleared the stuff off my bed the place still seemed dirty...More

Thank jennyrumbold
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The showers were really bad, muldy and no hot water. NO Kitchen. The volcano tours are good but 4 times the price than the others! Overall the place was quite dirty. Staff is not helpful. The view from the rooftop was nice.

Thank Gyula H
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Basecamp is a good deal, at 70q per night. It includes breakfast, which is meager but nutritious, though a bit salty. I know this is minute, but they did not have hot sauce.... Anyway, the beds were incredibly comfortable, and it is nice that there...More

Thank Hannah E
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I has such an amazing time in Acatenango with our tour guides Lando and Brandon. Although there are cheaper options in Antigua, I wouldn't have done it with any other company. You get what you pay for, great tour guides, delicious sandwiches and pastas, a...More

Thank Barbara Q
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is a nice, clean, convenient place to stay in Antigua. It is only a few blocks from Parque Central. The facility felt secure, with a locked front door and lockers in the rooms. We stayed in the 6-person room near the street. It was...More

Thank Nick C
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$16 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$16 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from Angus B | Reviewed this property |
It shouldn't be a problem. I would just email them. They were very helpful when I booked. My party and I went a couple of months ago and we landed in Guatemala City at about 11:30pm. I would recommend getting a shuttle... More
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"the 6 person room is next to the street and can be noisy"
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"Private rooms in the open inner part do not have windows and can get stuffy"
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"Further back from the front of the hostel is quieter."
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"go for the 4 bed dorms, the 6 bed can be a little noisy in the mornings"
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