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Palosanto

Hostelworld.comUS$22*
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights. There was a party every night and that was a bit too much for us. The beach is right across the street. The rooms are clean, with a fan and a good bathroom. We moved on to a cabin on the beach 15 minutes down the road for an amazingly relaxed weekend on the...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 April 2013 via mobile

Spent quite alot of time at Kokopellis over the Easter weekend. I arrived by myself not knowing anyone and I left with some great new friends. The staff and volunteers working here are really cool, helpful, fun, good looking, informative and a little crazy round the edges. The pool could be a little cleaner, but it was a daily talking...

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Golden, Colorado
Reviewed 12 February 2013

Just stayed here for 2 days. It was fun, there were lots of other travelers, the pool was nice during the heat of the day and it was quiet that I could sleep at night. The surfing was right across the street as well. The pool area was always busy but it wasn't a wild party. There are cheaper places...

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Thank el_cap
Eagan, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 January 2013

While the party atmosphere is not really my thing, this hostel had cheap dorms and the people there were nice. Location was walkable from the beach, good restaurants, and all of the bus companies. Reception was great in recommending an awesome tour with a guy named Edder, who took us to see sea turtles (got to swim with them), as...

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Thank Jessica F
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Let us rent out sunbeds when they were fully booked to celebrate new years eve. have great staff. an awesome bar/ pool and offer lots of activities. had ahuge new years show with djs. live music pizza. real close to the beach and alot of surrounding hostels makes for a great party hostel

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Thank Jared S
Ireland
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Everyone in hostel speaks English which is great because I have no Spanish. Very friendly people especially carlos who works behind reception. Right on road side which means rooms close to road can be noisey but other dorms are located away from room and bar so you can always get a good nights sleep as opposed to Loki as its...

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Thank Lawless351
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2012

Fantastic hostel!! By far the most sociable (yet very chilled) place I have stayed in South America. All the staff are cool and socialise with the guests who are either surfing at the beach, playing ping-pong or just chilling by the pool. It was a busy but not party hostel and there were no cliques to divide everyone. The breakfast...

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Thank TravellingBurgs
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Koko Pelli is a really great option for people who are up for a drink around the bar and chatting with fellow travelers but also value a decent nights sleep. The bar and kitchen are both great, whipping up some great food and drinks, the grounds are really good too with some great places to just relax. The room with...

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Thank mrenage
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 August 2012

This is a good option if you’re not so keen on the loud atmosphere of Loki. The bedroom and bathroom are good size, good bed and good showers. We didn’t have many issues with crickets or mosquitoes; the screens on the windows are good. It is quiet at night but still has a good atmosphere. The bar is good, food...

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Thank Nell188
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2012 via mobile

We stayed in the Double room with ensuite and it was one of the nicest rooms we have stayed in in the last 6 months in south America. Clean, spacious and really comfy. The guys running the hostel are all really friendly an make you feel really welcome with great tips on what to do with your time in the...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palosanto Backpacker features provide good customer service , has comfortable rooms and airy also we provide service American Breakfast we have it from 8:00 a.m to 10:00 a.m. The Hostel has a bar where alcoholic beverages, carbonated and energy are expended ; Snacks, beer and cigarettes . Hours 10:00 a.m - 1:00 a.m The pool has a bar with 6 banks and a circular table with benches around 5 and 7 mats. It has two computers for guest use , a ping pong , beer pong of a dumbbell chest and a bar. It has an area very quiet and comfortable hammocks. The Hostel provides laundry service , towel rental and information about the tourist attractions there is to do in the area and surroundings. Hostel staff is always ready to any customer need and make it a smile ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palosanto

Address: Av. Piura 209, Mancora 0511, Peru (Formerly Kokopelli Beachpackers)
Region: Peru > Piura Region > Mancora
Price Range: $17 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“Avoid the dorms close to the pool area”
 of 5 bubbles NazL_13, 14 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Rooms farthest away from the bar are obviously quieter!”
 of 5 bubbles cactuschild, 28 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Just ask Carlos :)”
  • I love Mancora Peru
 of 5 bubbles lylailjaz, 18 May 2013 | Read review
“didnt get much chance to sleep. becuase of the partying. but this was also due to we slept on the sunbeds and we were there in peak party period around new years eve”
 of 5 bubbles JaredS_13, 1 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Stay in dorms away from roadside and bar and you will simply not waken until your body clock is ready to do so!”
 of 5 bubbles Lawless351, 9 Dec 2012 | Read review
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