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Reviewed 22 February 2014 via mobile

This has to be the worst hostel I've ever stayed in. Pretty expensive and the 'free breakfast' is a bit of stale bread with some butter.. And then you have to wash up your dishes. Some guests were screaming for 4 hours, literally sounded like someone was being murdered and staff completely ignored it. Really disturbing and the huge prison... More 

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Reviewed 11 August 2013

Urban House is a chilled hostal just off Calle Santa Cruz. A bit of a walk to the main square in Miraflores but manageable and safe. Walking back at night in a group shouldn't be a problem, just don't carry anything valuable to loose. It's also very close to the beach which can take you up to Larcomar shopping area.... More 

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Reviewed 15 March 2013 via mobile

This was the worst hostel I have ever stayed in! The whole hostel was filthy, kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, common room. The bathroom floor was permenantly black with dirt. The fridge stank I'm pretty sure some of the food in if had been there for months. My bed linen was damp so sleeping was uncomfortable. I have never felt more unwelcome... More 

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Reviewed 23 June 2012

It was dirty... Dirty dirty dirty. Everywhere, from the kitchen, the living room, the dining table, the shower, the room... Fortunatly the sheets where clean and we were there only for one night. The good points : -Close to the sea front (beautiful view) -Very nice staff (willing to help) -Price was ok -Located in Miraflores, and thats a very... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Urban guest house ubicated two blocks from de the beach in Miraflores-Lima Peru, the only armonic urban Hostel in Lima with exclusive rooms and quick access to public transportation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Urban House

Address: General Mendiburu 155, Lima, Peru
Region: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range: $13 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Urban House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The street is not too busy, so don't be afraid of that.”
  • Room with 4 bunk beds
 of 5 bubbles FrancoisM946, 23 Jun 2012 | Read review
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