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    Hostel El Cactu

    Arce 46, Uyuni, Bolivia
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    04/02/2018 05/02/2018
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    1 - 5 of 8 reviews

    Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

    This hostel has all you need and nothing more: Central location, warm beds, hot showers and wifi. In a very expensive town El Cactu was relatively cheap in the four person room on the first floor. Travellers are forced to pass through if they wish...More

    Thank jeremycwilkinson
    Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

    Advertence: AVOID THIS PLACE!!! They don't know anything about hospitality! And could care less about you. We went to stay there for about 3 nights and we already had paid the 4 th one when my boyfriend was having hard time to breath cuz we...More

    2  Thank Columba Maribel C
    Reviewed 26 September 2015

    We only stayed here for one night after our trip through Salar de Uyuni. It was the cheapest hostel we came across in Uyuni with a private spacious room for 4 people and shared bathroom with hot water. As always in Bolivia you needed your...More

    2  Thank AnniCatti
    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    Run by a family that let's their kids scream and shout all night and can be heard throughout the entire complex. Can't get a good night's sleep. Beds still had hairs from the previous tenants and who knows what else. Wi-fi is unreliable.

    3  Thank David S
    Reviewed 6 October 2014 via mobile

    After spending a night in the over priced piedra blanca hostel, we crossed the road to El cactu and were pleasantly surprised. We paid almost half the price we paid at the other place and got a private room. The bathrooms were good, with constant...More

    Thank Sarah J
    • Location
    • Bolivia >
    • Potosi Department >
    • Uyuni
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