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Flying Dog Hostel Arequipa

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Unfortunately, even if this hostel was recommended by Peru Hop, there is nothing positive to retain from this place (except maybe a good location): 1- very tiny and basic room (not even a soap!) and a tinier bathroom 2- no housekeeping 3- when asked for a soap on the first day, the answer was a "cold" no 4- basic breakfast...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hostel is central and absolutely beautiful, one of the nicest we've stayed in. As part of Peru hop we got a discount rate and was really cheap. The courtyard for breakfast is lovely and really relaxing. All was good except one night the bar was extremely noisy and we had to complain 3 times during the night. To be...

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St. Catharines, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was great. Our Peru hop bus arrived at 5:30am and check in isn't supposed to be until 1pm. The staff was friendly and let us have breakfast while we waited. We got into our room at about 9am. The rooms and clean and the beds are comfortable. The breakfast was very good. Wifi was pretty good but got...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Good and clean hostel. Safe place as well as you need to ring the bell to get in. Has a nice atmosphere! There is a bar but when i was there the place was not really partying. Good WiFi and Helpfull staff. Close to the city centre Breakfast is basic but good.

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here through Peru Hop. At first we were a bit annoyed as we were waiting in the morning in the common area for a trip to colca canyon. When the tour guide arrived the staff told her there wasn't anyone staying at the hostel with our names (even though he had taken our passports and we had filled...

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Baltimore
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We only spent one night here, but they were having some celebration all night long which kept us up. They have a really nice courtyard area with the rooms around it, however the celebration was out there and sounded like it was in our room. Also, when we got there we were told that they had no clean towels and...

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Bovingdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This has been one of my favourite hostel experiences in the whole of South America! The breakfast was plentiful - buffet style with bread, cheese, cereal, yoghurt, tea, coffee etc. Tea and coffee were available all day which was a nice touch. Great communal areas - a tv room with sofas and a great selection of DVDs as well as...

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Ellon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 3 nights on our recent trip to Arequipa, partly choose it is it is one recommended by Peru Hop, you also get small discount. We arrived off the Peru Hop bus at 4.30am, we were allowed to use the large common room till morning, staff here very helpful at around 7am the woman on reception asked who had...

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Tasmania, Australia
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This hostel is located in a pretty cool area of Arequipa, just a short walk to the Plaza de Armas and close to a load of restaurants, cafes and bars. No real atmosphere in the hostel (I think the bar was only open one night out of the 3 we were there) but everything else was good

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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here very much. The building is quaint and cozy, the rooms are tidy and the bathrooms pretty clean. I LOVED that I could get reliable wifi in my room; I just wish there were outlets near the top bunks. At first, I thought we had no hot water, but it just took a really long time...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Flying Dog Hostel Arequipa

Address: Melgar St 116, Arequipa, Peru
Region: Peru > Arequipa Region > Arequipa
Price Range: $17 - $43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Flying Dog Hostel Arequipa 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Would recommend staying on the second floor, first floor was noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles cmiercz1, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with windows facing the street are noisy, try getting a room facing the inner yard or on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles jakoba179, 27 Mar 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room further in, dont take the rooms next to the entrance”
 of 5 bubbles 704marcusj, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Defintely not room 8, it's opposite the bar, next to the kitchen and off the sitting area.”
 of 5 bubbles RachelS803, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
“large confortable beds”
 of 5 bubbles n5ko, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
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