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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 April 2012

We stayed here for 6 nights, good kitchen, rooms are pretty clean, ours was quite spacious, the free wifi was a bit hit and miss in the room, but pretty good for the most part in the common areas. The location is perfect, from our window we looked onto the main square of Mira Flores, but that had a massive...

Thank Danni B
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 30 March 2012

We reluctantly stayed at Flying Dog Hostel for 10 days while waiting to find alternative accommodation. For the most part the staff were okay and helpful at times, but the rooms were less than average. If you get tired of the hot and loud rooms at the front of the hostel, you can opt to move to the back where...

Thank bluefox91
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Having entrusted the hostel with my bags, I had many items stolen (camera, lenses, headphones, money). After their investigation, they decided that these items were stolen on a bus. Their policy is that the door where bags are stored securely is locked and accessed under supervision, when we collected our bags, we were told to 'just go on in as...

1Thank Andydorrett
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 13 December 2011

We moved to this hostel after a bad experience with the hostel across the road (Pariwana - too noisy and unfriendly). Flying dog is a little pricey but you get a discount card if you stay more than once (which we did) and the location is excellent - next door to the best sandwich shop I have ever visited. The...

Thank jackdawjen
Reviewed 31 August 2011

I stayed here two weeks ago for one night and a girl in my dorm (3) found a bed bug, was a bit worried so we changed rooms left the next day and was fine. Have come back two weeks later thinking it was just a one off and was put in the same dorm and guess what I find...

1Thank Hemiharper
Naxxar, Malta
Reviewed 19 August 2011

this hostel is in miraflores area in lima. very central to all the bars & restaurants. rooms are spacious and clean. Free internet too.

Thank Dorianne V
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2011

This place is not great by any means. It is never cleaned properly, I had to remove a massive hair ball from the shower and the wrapper of a pantyliner before I could use the shower. Not good! The only thing that is ok is the breakfast as it´s served at the cafe nearby on the plaza but it´s not...

1Thank BillyWhizz1980
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2011

Nice place, stayed in a private room with shared bathroom. It was a neat room, comfy beds with nice bedside lamps. The shared bathroom was a bit on the small side but we got by alright. The location was superb, can't complain at all! Free breakfast in the next door restaurant was cool too!

Thank leecurlywurly
Reviewed 23 April 2011

We stayed at one of the branches o this hostel around parque Kennedy (there are 4) we stayed at the one directly next to the Starbucks. The room was great, really spacious and clean, nice clean bathroom, The hot water worked best when you showered at an off time like the afternoon since I think it ran out mid morning......

1Thank AHH381
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2011

The location in Miraflores is brilliant, the common/bar area overlooking the square is also really nice and the breakfast at the cafe accross the road are this hostels strong points. Not so great are the rooms and bathrooms. Or room was boiling, and had no window, so the air was stale and smelly all the time. The shared bathroom was...

1Thank Drifter65

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Flying Dog Hostels are the at the best location in Miraflores and of course in the imperial city of cusco! Nice, clean, safe and fun hostels with everything the travelers are looking for! Chill out areas, tv lounge, Dvd's, book exchange and our real cool bars are part of our offer! Come and enjoy the Flying Dog Experience... go ahead! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Flying Dog Backpackers Hostel

Address: Diez Canseco 117, Miraflores, Lima Lima 18, Peru
Region: Peru > Lima Region > Lima > Miraflores
Price Range: $25 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Flying Dog Backpackers Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Do not stay here!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles cyw164, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not room 16 ha”
 of 5 bubbles 760lachlans, 6 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Get the girls dorm right next to the entrance (room #1). Then you can reach the wifi in the room :)”
 of 5 bubbles Vanslyck, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the 2nd or 3rd floor, a little away from all the downstairs noise!”
 of 5 bubbles 66lucyt, 16 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The doubles were really nice, one of our friends stayed in the dorms which were very clean and very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles John_Ayotte, 30 Oct 2014 | Read review
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