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Bothy Hostel Arequipa

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“cool bar”(3 reviews)
“good vibes”(5 reviews)
“giving advice”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Rooftop Terrace
1 Star Hotel
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All reviewscool bargood vibesgiving advicerooftop terracepool tablehot waterenjoyed my staycolca canyonthe room was nicerecommend staying herefelt like homecomfortable bedsmain plazaa great place to staylocation is greatbeautiful citystayed nights
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Reviewed 17 April 2015

Bothy and the very pleasant crew around actually were the reason why I did stay way longer than I have planned! They were too nice and helpful to me! Staying there just let me feel like being at my family! We would eat together, play...More

Thank Jlacher
Response from bothyhostels, Gerente at Bothy Hostel ArequipaResponded 4 June 2015

Thank you for your comment. We try to make you feel at home in Bothy Hostel so we're happy to know that you felt that way. Don't forget to come back!

Reviewed 8 April 2015

I had such a great time at bothy hostel, I spent 2 nights there and it was really a lot of fun, the staff was great everybody did a good job making my experince as good as possible, i remeber leon from reception pretty well,...More

Thank Edgard L
Response from bothyhostels, Gerente at Bothy Hostel ArequipaResponded 4 June 2015

Thank you so much for your comment. We work a lot to give you the best so when we read such a comment we feel really happy. Hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 4 April 2015

Wasn't what I expected after reading the reviews on here. Hostel was dark, gloomy and depressing with no atmosphere. Bathrooms were clearly not being looked after as I had to ask for toilet roll every time I went. The bedrooms were notcomfortable. Breakfasts were the...More

Thank Gtownsend2
Response from bothyhostels, Gerente at Bothy Hostel ArequipaResponded 3 June 2015

We feel really sorry that you have had a bad experience in our hostel. We always try to give our best so if you did not feel that we did, again we are sorry. The hostal might have seem dark because of the rainy season...More

Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for one night. The staff are nice and helpful. However, the showers do have not hot water, the floors are conrete and the rooms feel really cold and bare. It looks like many the positive 5* reviews are from tripadvisor users with...More

Thank Mr_Tu_Khanh
Response from bothyhostels, Director de Recepción at Bothy Hostel ArequipaResponded 24 March 2015

Hola First: Thanks for your staying in our hostel! Many sorry if it was not to his liking! We can not always please everyone we are not perfect! You must understand that it is rainy season now. It is the reason it causes humidity in...More

Reviewed 11 March 2015

Nice place. nice rooms and espacially nice staff which always answer your questions with a smile. We got really good recommodations for restaurants. The hostel is about 5-10 minutes away from Plaza del Armas and close to the river. The house is a fine old...More

Thank Julia M
Response from bothyhostels, Director de Recepción at Bothy Hostel ArequipaResponded 24 March 2015

Hola Julia We really apreciate that you enjoyed staying in hour hostel! We do also feel sorry if something didnt work. Definitely we are always excited to keep improving! Thank you and have a good time! Bothy thanks you for visiting!

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Bar/Lounge
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Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
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Anthony B
20 July 2015|
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Response from Carl B | Reviewed this property |
Just as Matzomanie says. If you don't have your own padlock, you can buy one from a local ferretería (ask at reception for directions) - or they might be able to sell you one at reception.
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"Maybe not the dorms that are located near to the street, in general great for backpackers!"
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"Lockers for charging electronics in reception are super safe."
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"The ones that have bathroom on it"
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"It is not the best hostel but it is nice!"
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