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Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

I turned up at Acuarela without a booking quite late at night. The guys on reception were so friendly and led me to my dorm, which was clean, well laid out with nice hot showers. The breakfast was one of the best I've had in...More

Thank Sian J
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Really good value here: the place is really beautiful, clean and with a nice kitchen. The breakfast was included and tasty. The place got a nice terrasse with an amazing view on the pacific ocean. I just had some trouble with the shower which is...More

Thank maaarine
Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

We had a great time at this hostel, met great people, enjoyed drinking wine on the nice roof terrace (with view) and the staff is very easy going. They provide a good, big breakfast: fruit, Bread, yoghurt, cereals, milk etc, best breakfast i have had...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Fantastic place to stay and visit the best parts of val. The hostal environment was easy and friendly, and view from the roof was fantastic. Would def stay again. ..............................................................................

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Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

This hostel is in a fantastic location. Easy walk to just about everything. Great views. Comfortable beds, roof terrace, relaxing common area, excellent kitchen. Friendly staff, most speak English. Our room could of done with a vacuum but otherwise it is clean. If you're not...More

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US$37 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"There are three rooms right at the top. One of them has a stunning view over the harbour. If available, pick..."
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"The rooms are universally great, so any room is a good room!"
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"In winter choose the room with the pipe from the fire - it´s warmer and away from the bathroo,"
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