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  • Excellent27%
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

The good things were the breakfast, hot water in the shower and the kittens. All the rest were pretty bad. The double room with the private bathroom was 180 bolivianos, way overpriced for what you get. The room was very small, the only window it...More

Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 16 May 2014

Nice hostel in a good location in Central Potosi. The breakfast is the star of the show really, and the lovely guys who run this place. Pancakes, eggs, fresh fruit, coffee and fresh orange juice, must be the best breakfast in Bolivia?? The older couple(?)...More

Thank annamaple1
Reviewed 11 May 2014

This is one of few hostels in potosi complete with a kitchen and social areas. At 60 for a dorm we felt it was very expensive for bolivia. It is fairly run down, smelly and not so clean. But kitchen is well equipped, there is...More

Thank Allardyced
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Couldn't find any fault with this place. Breakfast is included in the price and is by far one of the nicer breakfasts I've had while travelling. Shower was excellent. The Señora of the house is great fun and always seemed to be laughing. Highly recommended.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 10 April 2014 via mobile

The hostel is just fine. It's located near city center. You can easily walk to the center and beyond. The owners and staff are nice and helpful. It looks clean everywhere. In the morning you'll get some coffee/tea, fruit juice, eggs, bread qnd fruit. Plenty...More

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Response from TripMember112420141 | Reviewed this property |
Paid 50Bs per night for a dorm room back in October. Details are as below: Junín 56, 4 blocks from the square +591 2 6226467 papaimilla@hotmail. com Found on their Koala Den's facebook page and wikitravel's page on Potosi... More
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"Get a room on the 1st floor so you don’t hear the kitchen"
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"Choose any room. Don't worry. It's a very quiet place."
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"If you go during low season you can negotiate prices or type of room."
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"Try to be as high up as possible, not close to the communal areas"
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