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Hostal CasArte Takubamba

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The road is so noisy. Full of boy racers, playing music loud. We were woken up every hour from 12 to 4am. You get no key and the door bell wakes you up every time some one rings. The breakfast is very over rated, stale bread and smallest portion of scrambled eggs. The noise of dogs we're also a big...

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Takubamba, Propietario at Hostal CasArte Takubamba, responded to this review

We are very sorry that they could not sleep well, in another tell us how we can help them, we could have changed rooms, because of the bread I am surprised that it was wrong, since we bought bread every day for breakfast. regards George

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing hostel which was much nicer than our 5 star hotel in santa cruz. Friendly staff who helped with everything needed. I was little scared to take a taxi to airport (previous taxi was missing a piece of floor) so they even took us to airport. Highly appreciate that.

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Takubamba, Propietario at Hostal CasArte Takubamba, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment, we really enjoyed having them with us, always welcome regards George

Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The place is really nice and relaxing, as well as conveniently located a few blocks away from the city center. Rooms are clean and comfortable and staff is friendly and helpful. The price includes a good breakfast.

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Given the high ranking this hostel gets on Tripadvisor I would like to write a slightly dissenting review. Not to get me wrong, this is not a bad place. I actually tried to prolong my stay, unsuccessfully. However I then discovered that other hostels in Sucre are nicer, such as the one I stayed in next (Casa Solariega) Positives of...

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The hostel is well located only a short walk from the main restaurants and bars. Breakfast is great, fruit juice tea coffee eggs and toast. The lady on reception is wonderful and really helpful. Clean spacious rooms. We loved our stay!

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the hostel for four days. I loved the athmosphere there. The staff is very friendly and welcoming and the hostel counts with all you need - comfy rooms, nice open spaces to hang out, a good healthy breakfast, laundry service and its in walking distance to the main plaza, restaurants etc.

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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We thought this place was amazing with very nice a clean rooms, hot showers, good wifi and a first floor sun terrace with a great view. Also the kitchen was decent. Unfortunately we got woken up by the neighbor's dog who barked all night long. When I went to reception to inform them they only shrugged their shoulders as they...

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

3 of us stayed for 2 nights following an overnight bus from Uyuni. Although we arrived at the wee hour of 5.30am the hostel let us rest in the common area until our room was ready later that day. We greatly enjoyed the eclectic artwork, hot showers and generally relaxed atmosphere of this very pretty hostel. Easy to see why...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Good: When we arrived the owner upgraded us to a larger room, it had 2 bunk beds that were very comfortable and clean. The shower was hot and worked well, sadly no TV, but there is a large supermarket nearby. If you arrive at the bus terminal, a LineA colectivo will get you close to the hotel for 1.5Bs. There...

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Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Excellent stay at Hostal CasArte Takubamba, which is a beautiful B&B more than a hostel. Lovely and tasteful artwork adorn the walls, and rooms. Beautiful rooms with excellent en-suite bathrooms with hot showers. Decent wifi. Very comfortable beds, lovely linen and towels provided. Cheap washing service available. Nice breakfast with fresh fruit and juice, coffee/tea, egg (only 1), jams and...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostal CasArte TakubambaWelcome to our family run hostel were you can rest and relax, or maybe participate in some of the workshops: theater, painting, ceramics or playing Latin guitar. The hostel is an old house with lots of atmosphere localized in the historical centre in Sucre. It used to be the home of our grandparents and is now totally restored and upgraded to modern standards. We have single, double and triple rooms all with private bathrooms. We serve breakfast and during the day you can make your own coffee or small snack at our guest kitchen in the courtyard. You can also visit the art gallery where local artists share their creativity and inspiration with us. If you enjoy cooking you are also welcome to use our traditional Andean stone oven. The smells and flavors are unique and its perfect to make everything from bread to pizza to meat and vegetables. Welcome and enjoy your stay!SERVICES - Breakfast, Hot-gas powered showers, WiFi, Towels, Guest kitchen,Check in 1:00 PM,Check out 11:00 AM - Special prices for weeks, months and longer stays. The hostel is only 450 meters away from the main square, localized within the historic city center, on a quiet street. The main supermarket, cinema, ATMs, travel agencies are located 200 meters from the hostel. We are 350 meters from Nicolas Ortiz, the street where you will find cafes, restaurants, bars, concerts, "Fiesta" at night in the city. At almost every corner nearby you can grab a taxi or jump on or of the minibuses that takes you around the town.-From the bus station 5 minutes by taxi and 15 minutes by bus -From the airport 10 minutes by taxi -From the main square a 5 minute walk -From the Central Market 7 minutes walk ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal CasArte Takubamba

Address: Calle Serrano Nro 256 | Betwen Perez and Bustillos, Sucre 001, Bolivia
Region: Bolivia > Chuquisaca Department > Sucre
Price Range: $16 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal CasArte Takubamba 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Upper floor rooms are more spacious and have better views”
Simonidies, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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“Room 10 was the best!”
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“The upstairs rooms in back have great views of the city.”
WanderingSpatz, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the back, the door bell got a bit irritating.”
RachelS803, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
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