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Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Nice and clean Hostal within walking distance to the main plaza. Staff is helpful. Breakfast is very very good!!! Bread with jam and nougat cream. Fruit salad, scrambeled eggs, fresh juice, tea and coffee.

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Takubamba, Propietario at Hostal CasArte Takubamba, responded to this review

Not put happy they have had a pleasant stay, always welcome regards George

Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

A great hostel in Sucre only a few blocks from the main Plaza. The staff were all very nice and super helpful. Breakfast was outstanding, some of the best I've had in South America. Would highly recommend. Not a party hostel though if that's what you're looking for.

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Hostal C, Propietario at Hostal CasArte Takubamba, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, it was a pleasure to have you with us. always welcome regards Jorge Valverde Manager

Reviewed 21 September 2016

ROOM -loft style -cosy and comfortable, even included a small balcony with a sink -clean -had a bit of an issue finding power outlets -hot showers 24/7 -a little bit noisy as we were located right over the entrance and check in area HOTEL GROUNDS -beautiful art work everywhere -a small and lovely garden where a simple breakfast is served...

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Ellon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place, what a contrast to La Paz. Arrived early off the overnight bus, when we arrived we were greeted by member of staff, check in is not till 1pm, but he allowed us to have our room as one was available which was very nice, meant no hanging around. Our room was bright and very clean, and...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights in the dorm and the owner was nice enough to let me in early after I arrived on an early bus from La Paz (though there is a big sign saying if you want to arrive early you should book the night before - which I did not know about before arriving). The wifi was...

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England
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I think this was one of our favourite hostels in South America! We stayed an extra 2 days because we liked it so much. First of all; THE SHOWER! It was amazing, so hot and powerful! The best we had in South America by far and probably better than my shower at home... The staff were always really helpful, we...

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Cannonvale, Australia
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Stayed at this hostel based on trip advisor reviews. Rather disappointing- grounds are nice but too expensive for what is provided & breakfast less than average. Bit of walk to main centre also where there are actually better hostels. Staff not as friendly as per previous reviews - maybe the good reviews have gone to their heads?

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Hostal C, Gerente at Hostal CasArte Takubamba, responded to this review

I'm surprised your comment, I thought you felt good about being here so we could talk. I do not agree with what you say, we have one of the best Dorms Sucre, if for you 11 dollars including breakfast is expensive, you could have looked better place for your pocket, where the difference would be 3 dollars less and breakfast...

Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

It's a lovely place in the lovely Sucre. We loved the design of the hotel and the garden to meet some people. Staff is nice and helpful and they are cleaning the rooms and terraces all the time. Plus, it's close to the main plaza of the city

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

I barely ever leave reviews for places that I've only stayed in for one night as I don't feel I can get a fair feel of them but I have to say that this is one of the loveliest hostels I've ever been to. The wonderful lady who greeted us on arrival was friendly and knowledgeable and happy to put...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights and were upgraded to a spacious apartment room it was so lovely. Such a beautiful vibe in this hostel, it is clean, beautifully decorated and has great showers! The little dog is just beautiful as well. We only wish we could have stayed longer. Oh and DELICIOUS breakfast

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostal CasArte TakubambaWelcome to our family run hostel were you can rest and relax, or maybe participate in some of the workshops: theater, painting, ceramics or playing Latin guitar. The hostel is an old house with lots of atmosphere localized in the historical centre in Sucre. It used to be the home of our grandparents and is now totally restored and upgraded to modern standards. We have single, double and triple rooms all with private bathrooms. We serve breakfast and during the day you can make your own coffee or small snack at our guest kitchen in the courtyard. You can also visit the art gallery where local artists share their creativity and inspiration with us. If you enjoy cooking you are also welcome to use our traditional Andean stone oven. The smells and flavors are unique and its perfect to make everything from bread to pizza to meat and vegetables. Welcome and enjoy your stay!SERVICES - Breakfast, Hot-gas powered showers, WiFi, Towels, Guest kitchen,Check in 1:00 PM,Check out 11:00 AM - Special prices for weeks, months and longer stays. The hostel is only 450 meters away from the main square, localized within the historic city center, on a quiet street. The main supermarket, cinema, ATMs, travel agencies are located 200 meters from the hostel. We are 350 meters from Nicolas Ortiz, the street where you will find cafes, restaurants, bars, concerts, "Fiesta" at night in the city. At almost every corner nearby you can grab a taxi or jump on or of the minibuses that takes you around the town.-From the bus station 5 minutes by taxi and 15 minutes by bus -From the airport 10 minutes by taxi -From the main square a 5 minute walk -From the Central Market 7 minutes walk ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal CasArte Takubamba

Address: Calle Serrano Nro 256 | Betwen Perez and Bustillos, Sucre 001, Bolivia
Region: Bolivia > Chuquisaca Department > Sucre
Price Range: $17 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal CasArte Takubamba 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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