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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our flight was late, but still managed to check in at 2 am which was wonderful. As per other comments, David the morning receptionist is beyond amazing and really deserves some more recognition. Pros: friendly staff, free breakfast (roll & jam), really good wifi, Kitchen with amenities which I didn't use, 2 bathrooms (one upstairs one downstairs) large lounge area,... More 

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85 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place with clean rooms and warm showers. Cool selection of movies and great people stayed here when I did. Kitchen was stocked so we were able to cook dinner together. Safe area although a little far from Parque Kennedy. I'm planning to stay here again before I fly home.

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Thank Robert N
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Good bed in the private room and the best staff ever! He did everything in his power to help me find my backpack which was left in miami by the airline. Called several times to check, made me feel better by making jokes (real funny ones) and stay positive. When I got my backpack back he arranged our bus to... More 

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Thank Kaat1984
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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for three night. My backpack didn't arrive at the airport and they helped me well to get my backpack as fast as possible. We really recommend this hostel. It's at walking distance to Kennedy Park and has a supermarket near. Very friendly staff!

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Thank Timmo H
Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I cannot comment on the quality of the hostel itself as we never actually made it there. We called to make our reservation in Lima at the Ekeko hostel as it had decent reviews in the past. The guy on the phone took our reservation, booked us, and confirmed that we would have airport transportation waiting for us. We gave... More 

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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights after arriving in Peru, slept in a 3 bed dorm with a private bathroom. The room was okay, the bathroom would need some renovation though, the colour on the wall / wall plaster was peeling off here and there and the shower door was hard to slide open and closed. We always had hot water... More 

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Randwick, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the private room for four nights. Walking distance (quite a few blocks) to eating places and Kennedy Park. Bathroom was standard but room for improvement but nothing different to regular hostel expectations. The highlight was David - so knowledgeable and helpful. He was worth his weight in gold. Speaks like six languages, knows the city really well,... More 

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Thank SarahdeWilt
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This place is so nice. I stayed for a week. Comfy beds, wonderful Staff. It has a comfy common area with movies where o spent many nights curled up on the couch watching them with other travelers. David and Christian are great hosts. The kitchen is great for cooking your own meals. The o py downside is the shower sucks.... More 

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Thank Katie L
Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

So let me start by saying I did not spend alot of time here in the hostel during my visit but every moment I did it was nothing less than amazing. Christian the owner has some of the best staff I have ever seen David and Leo! I travelled all over lima even to questionable parts and never once did... More 

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Thank Zanymissthing
Santiago, Chile
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37 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

“Really nice place in a safe and nice neighborhood in Miraflores. There are coffee shops and supermarkets nearby and a really helpful staff. We stayed at 3 different rooms, the ones with doubled bed are quite good, however room number 4 (three beds) isn't nice at all: hard mattresses and a bit smelly. overall a great experience.”

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Ekeko Hostel

Address: Garcia Calderon 274 | Miraflores, Lima 18, Peru
Region: Peru > Lima Region > Lima > Miraflores
Price Range: $16 - $27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“The double bed bedroom is horrible! Dirt on the wall, the bed and the bathroom! Don´t stay!”
 of 5 bubbles lucasmR8703UB, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the private rooms which are relly nice and with little backyard... great choice”
 of 5 bubbles veronikas584, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The big dorm on the first floor has a single bed at the back with its own window and wardrobe space, so try and get that if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles 607brunod, 10 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Your roommates. That is what determines a "good room."”
 of 5 bubbles Anon1444, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
“I stayed in the big dorm and it seemed alright for noise level etc.”
 of 5 bubbles Den367, 23 Dec 2013 | Read review
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