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La Casona De Jerusalen Traveler's Hostel

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We have THE BEST AND SAFEST LOCATION in Arequipa, just 3 blocks to the Plaza de Armas and in front of the Tourism Police.La Casona de Jerusalen is at the center of Arequipa at very short walking distances to the most important touristic places of the White City!We are a very CLEAN and QUIET Hostel which goal is for you to be happy here. We have all the great things the great hostels have, plus you feeling actually like a GUEST surrounded by friends.
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We bookended our 1 night Colca Canyon trek with a stay here. Both rooms were comfortable and clean and relatively spacious. WiFi worked best in the courtyard. Good breakfasts. Very friendly staff, who were happy to let us in and out at ridiculous times of night because of our tra
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Unreliable WiFi truly ruined the stay here because I could not access email or research tours for Colca. However this is claimed to be temporary only due to the internet provider doing upgrade work. My room was clean and comfortable but only one of the shared bathrooms had hot sh
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We stayed here for three days in march 2018. The place was very clean and staff really friendly and helpful. There was someone 24/7 to help you. Owners spoke fluent english, spanish and german. There is loundry service, good wifi, hot shower with good pressure and breakfast avail
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Our room was kind of cute but quite stuffy as it had no window. There was very little guests for our stay and at the end we got a view of the other rooms and now feel we had the worst one even though it was empty. The bed sheets appeared clean but we had a purple top duvet/cover
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My wife and I stayed the room with a toliet for one night and the room was clean. It charged usd 40.

One thing is to bother me. Always thr gate is locked and staffs open if guests push a bell. They are not at reception desk always so if they go out or do something else.

We sho
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Response from Eduardo S, Director de Recepción at La Casona De Jerusalen Traveler's Hostel
Responded 23 Oct 2017
Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment, we keep the door closed for security reasons, that is for your own safety and to keep our guests in a quiet and safe environment. As you said we have a bell that says "Ring at anytime for assistance" that bell we are very aware of to give our customers any service they might need. We apologize If as you said the timing was bad because at that moment there was no-one at the front desk, but I can assure you we are ready to open and close the door for all of our guests always. Thank you for staying with Us!
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Silivia, Please contact me atI do not know how to contact you for taxi ride arrangement. it would be nice if you guys respond atleast faster as I have left messages on FB or here..there is no email id on your reservation. this is lot of waste of time on my end - looking for your contact email id after i have already made reservation with ur hotel. Not at all happy with communication pace.
Respond to my FB message. I have flight today evening and still waiting for your response. This is not allowing me to write an email id.
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Hello, Do you provide airport transfer? If yes, how much you charge for it? If no, how much will be taxi cost? and what should we tell the taxi person? Thanks
Hi guys, I don't believe this hostal provides airport transfer. That said, you should be warned that the trip from the Arequipa airport to this hostal is a fairly long one, and not very cheap. The hostal is right across the street from the tourist police station, and very very close to the monastery, and easy to find. I can't recall precisely what the taxi cost but it might have been around twenty or thirty dollars, or thereabouts- not soles, but dollars. Again, not cheap. It is a long drive from the airport. Be sure you SMELL the room before you take it, some of them can be very musty, and some can be a long way from the shared toilet if you aren't getting ensuite. They can also be very small with virtually now here to put your gear. Be sure to look before you rent. It's a long walk upstairs to the hotel. so be prepared for a bit of a hike. The good news is that they are very centrally located, and that makes them super convenient.
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Buenas tardes, Les escribo para consultar disponibilidad para 01 habitación matrimonial. Fecha de llegada: 25/06/15 (salimos de lima 7pm) Fecha de retiro: mediodía del 29/06/15. Por favor me pondría brindar la disponibilidad, check in /out, costos por la estadía y que incluye. (Calefacción, taxi, restaurante, otros servicios,condiciones de pago, etc.) Robert Carrasco 994180919 / 993762712 Crobert7@gmail. com
Estimado Sr. Carrasco Agradecemos su comunicación y estaremos enviándole todos los detalles solicitados a su cuenta de correo. De antemano esperamos tenerlo en el hotel para poder brindarle nuestra mejor atención. Cordialmente Hostal Casona Jerusalen
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Hola! I want to rent a towel, is it possible? Thank you! Sandra
Hola Sandra, We will gladly lend you towels for FREE during your stay, and if you want to take the towels outside the hostel (to the Colca Valley for example) it will also be FREE of charge, we will only ask for a deposit until you return it. thank you for choosing us. Have a great trip throughout Peru! Cordially
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Hola! We will be arriving in Arequipa bus terminal at 9:00am. Is there a way to reach the hotel by using local bus? If we take a taxi, how much should we expect to pay? Gracias! Sophia
Hi Sophia, Thanks for contacting us! Look, local buses are usually full and as I asume you have at least backpacks with you, I would´t recommend you to use the local buses. Taxi fare from the bus terminal to the Hostel should be no more than 8 - 10 Soles. It takes about 20min to get here. As a reference we are just in front of the Tourism Police in downtown "Centro" Arequipa. Taxi`s will tell you that we are "full" or "out of business" because they want to take you to other hostels that pay commissions to them for getting them more guests, so as an advice throughout your journey in Peru, don`t mind them and just go to the hostel where you want to go. Cheers!
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"Look at and smell the rooms first."
"A quiet environment with satisfying accomodation and breakfast"
"that's a very good hotel for backpackers. If you are looking for a fancy hotel, that's not that one."
"We used at least 75% of the rooms - all those I saw are of a similar standard."
"If you want peace and quiet ask for a room furthest away from the terrace."
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US$ 10 - US$ 19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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