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    Hostel La Ruca

    Toconao 513, San Pedro de Atacama 1410000, Chile
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Reviewed 19 July 2011

          Great location hostel. We stayed in the private room with bathroom. Very clean, tidy and safe. We were there for four nights most of the time we were out doing activities and at nights we were out in the town centre (which is a two...More

          Thank JuanKong
          Reviewed 17 June 2011

          We stayed in Hostel La Ruca for two nights before embarking on our Salar de Uyuni tour. In fact, we were only meant to stay one night, but the beds were so, so warm that we slept for an entire morning. Warmest beds in South...More

          Thank shaz_jhb
          Reviewed 2 June 2011

          After travelling for over 5 months in South America, we had some experience in living in different doublerooms in hostels. This one was really a pleasant surprise! The room was beautiful and shiny cleen, the shower big and clean, and the bed was really comfy....More

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          Reviewed 14 May 2011

          After being turned away by a few hostels we came across the gem - La Ruca hostel, where the ever friendly and helpful Silvia made us feel immediately at home. She showed us around the hostel, how it all works etc. before talking us through...More

          Thank rayvondonithorn
          Reviewed 2 May 2011

          Having read lots of really rubbish reviews we were reluctant to stay here, but it was close to friends of ours. We had a double bed with ensuite. The room was amazingly clean & cleaned everyday. The water was hot (for about 3 mins when...More

          Thank Anniemc11
          La Casa de Matilde
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          Do all rooms have an inroom bathroom?
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          All , except the Economic married room. Regards
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          "Book early. Everywhere is much more expensive than it has any right to be."
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          "If you travel with your partner choose the room nr. 5 (matrimonial), but you have to book in advance."
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          "We stayed in room 3 and it was very loud at night."
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