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“Good hostal with good location in Paracas.”
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Hotel Mar Azul
Ranked #5 of 16 Paracas B&B and Inns
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Nice hostal, with hotel atmosphere. A good location close to the beach and lot's of restaurants nearby. Also next to mini-supermarket. Descent breakfast on top of the building (terras). Room is basic, clean and with balcony with seaview when you turn in a good direction.

  • Stayed: April 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Right in the center of everything. Room with a balcony and limited ocean views. Offered the best price on a tour of the Ballestas Islands that we could find. Staff was friendly. Poor water pressure. Decent breakfast. Roosters are kept on the roof of the adjacent building. There is a little store across the street. Don't stay in Paracas more than 1 night. Get in, do the tour in the morning and take the noon bus back to Lima. Not impressed with the location.

  • Stayed: May 2016, travelled with family
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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Good location next to restaurants etc.
Wi-Fi very average.
Breakfast was fine. Nice to have it on the top floor terrace!
Bedroom was clean and had a wee balcony which was great!
Staff weren't the friendliest.

Stayed: March 2016, travelled solo
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Reviewed 10 December 2015

They were no other people when we were there, and despite it being a six person dorm we were the only two in the room. Wi-fi was pretty terrible (as the rest of Peru) and we saw a cockroach on the floor in our room, but other than that it was pretty okay. The hostal owner tried to sell us ladies later on - no thank you.

  • Stayed: August 2015, travelled with family
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1  Thank Sebastian N
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

This hostel is right next to the water and various little shops and restaurants. It is clean, has hot showers and an okay breakfast. The service wasn't very friendly though. The wifi wasn't working so when I went down to ask them about it they pretended they were on the same connection I was trying to access and said it was working... turns out they were actually on another network and it took some prying to get the password from them. Don't know why it had to be such a secret. Oh well, other than that, good stay.

  • Stayed: June 2015, travelled with friends
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Address: Urb. Alan Garcia B-20, Paracas 01, Peru
Region: Peru > Ica Region > Paracas
Beach Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Paracas
Price Range: $78 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Mar Azul 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Mar Azul is known for the quality of its services and the cordiality of its people. Located in one of the most attractive destinations in Peru, on the seafront of Paracas, Hotel Mar Azul offers all the comforts that travelers expect, as well as a wide variety of services and amenities that aim to provide a special stay and Quality. With more than 30 years in the service industry, Hotel Mar Azul offers a unique experience, the quality that allows to enjoy the nature, the culture and the incomparable gastronomy of the south of our country. Located just a few meters from the sea, Hotel Mar Azul stands out as unique and exclusive properties with views of the sea and the bay of Paracas. Hotel Mar Azul is located near the natural reserve where you can admire the marine life (sea lions, flamingos, dolphins, penguins) and where there is more than two thousand years the Paracas culture was born. ... more   less 
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