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Hostal Koala Den

Calle Junin # 56, Potosi, Bolivia
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good44%
    • Average18%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible1%
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    “pancakes” (22 reviews)
    “fruit” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 23 May 2016

    Compared to other low budget places in Potosi, this hotel was warm and spacious. Nice common area where Wifi worked well. Good breakfast. Kitchen facility, Comfortable beds. Clean. The owner is service minded. In this price category: the best place in town.

    Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

    Convenient location. Nice atmosphere. Easy to meet other travellers. Friendly staff. Common area spacious and comfortable. Wifi was ok, signal could be reached in rooms too. Laundry available (15 Bol per kg); check that you get back everything! The 4-bed dorm was spacious and beds...More

    Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

    Potosi is not an expensive city so 180bs for a double room is too much IMO. The breakfast was OK except for the fact that the cafe con leche tasted not very food due to the either old or poor quality of the used milk....More

    Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

    I stayed in a room with 4 beds and a private bathroom ensuite with a wonderful breakfast included for 60Bs/night. Warm staff, ample kitchen facilities, great hot shower, three blocks from the main plaza. Highly recommended. The mine tour they offer is very well run...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

    This was a good hostel for the price. Well located with decent wifi. Nice choice of fruits for breakfast! My only gripe was that security seemed a bit lacking, the front door was always left open often with no one in reception... But other than...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    Traveller (32)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (2)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Hello! Please could you give me some idea of prices at Hostal Koala Den, and also how to contact them? (Email address, if possible.) Thanks!
    10 January 2015|
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    Response from TripMember112420141 | Reviewed this property |
    Paid 50Bs per night for a dorm room back in October. Details are as below: Junín 56, 4 blocks from the square +591 2 6226467 papaimilla@hotmail. com Found on their Koala Den's facebook page and wikitravel's page on Potosi... More
    Room Tips
    "Choose any room. Don't worry. It's a very quiet place."
    Larisa C, over a year agoRead review
    "If you go during low season you can negotiate prices or type of room."
    ChiquitaChiquito, over a year agoRead review
    "Try to be as high up as possible, not close to the communal areas"
    Dutch_delight013, over a year agoRead review
    "Higher floors are quieter."
    colin_p_campbell, over a year agoRead review
    "do not stay in the dorm on the fourth floor"
    Irene-Schrijver, over a year agoRead review
    "Book a mine tour through the hostel."
    Scottyquay, over a year agoRead review
    "The hostel was quite quiet so most of the rooms would be ok."
    Laura-Ellice, over a year agoRead review
    "make sure the double room has been fixed etc before sleeping in it!"
    StephieAlice_13, over a year agoRead review
    "The 4-bed dorm has got single beds, so choose this one if you can live with the bathroom door not closing..."
    Torunn B, over a year agoRead review
    "They are probably all the same. So no worries."
    LiveLikeTom, over a year agoRead review
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