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The Wandering Paisa

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“karaoke night”(10 reviews)
“less touristy”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

The hostel itself is nice and in a great location, but I think that with all of the good reviews this place has gotten, it's definitely attracted the younger crowd. Getting woken up in the morning by your roommates packing their bags is one thing,...More

Thank Stefanie E
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I loved my stay here. It is in a less touristy neighborhood so it is priced more affordably. It's 5 minutes to the metro by foot! There are 3 grocery stores nearby. The beds are comfy, the bathrooms are large and very clean. The kitchen...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Great hostel, what a find. Don't bother with poblado, here you are close to everything you need including a metro, and close to Kr 70 for some salsa action. Staff are super friendly and helpful, kitchen is excellent, free salsa and language exchange, cheap bar,...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This place doesn't look like much from the outside, but what it lacks, it makes up for in the feeling of the place. It was a great place to meet other travellers, but also to meet locals. They have a language / culture exchange on...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed there 2 nights and i liked it a lot. The staff is really friendly, the area is local and not really touristic, the hostel is nice and chill. The only bad point is the size of the room: really small and no space...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Laundry Service
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Price range
US$15 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette
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US$15 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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"the room with AC always fills up quick, so if you don't want to be on the top bunk, settle for the other..."
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"Great location to bars, restaurants, and dance clubs."
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"If you come to this place, try get one of the bigger dorms with fewer beds in it"
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"I had the private room with a toilet on the ground floor. A bit loud, but easy in and out."
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