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La Posada del Virrey

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23 May 2016
“Extremely disappointing”
4 Nov 2015
“Great terrasse, cheap and friendly staff”
Free Wifi
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 August 2013

We moved to this place after staying for one night at Koala, which is on the other side of the street. We just brought our laundry to La Posada del Virrey and out of curiosity asked to see a room, as our room at Koala...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2013 via mobile

Let me tell about the good things. They have a really nice rooftop. The location is great. Just four blocks from the main square. But our room was awful. It felt like staying in a garden shed. The wall were thin a the door had...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2013

We liked very much this little hostel. There's a nice public area and a community kitchen. The rooms we're nice. Only down side is that the hot water was not really hot. But for the price, this place is very good and well located.

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Reviewed 20 October 2012

Stayed here for a few nights during my month long trip in Peru. This was the cheapest place I stayed at (there were cheaper choices but I do have some standards) for 45 soles/night ($17) for a private room with shared bath for my girlfriend...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2012

we wanted to stay there for 5 nights but changed our plans after the first one. When we arrived at the hostal at 6 at night we had to ask their neighbours to help us find someone to let us in as they didn't open...More

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"Ask for rooms on the top floor"
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"Rooms with shared bathroom are not a good deal as they are just 10 soles cheaper."
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"The kitchen was lacking a few key items. If you plan on cooking your own meals, make sure you have your own..."
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"The rooms downstairs seems to be better value."
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