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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We were given a taxi ride near the hostel, but couldn't find it as it was early in the morning and still dark. Moreover, it is not positioned correctly in Google maps (just opposite). The owner came out (5am) and took us to ensuite room even though we had dorms booked and offered us to go to sleep immediately for... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

The owner was awesome! This place had a warm and inviting feeling. He picks you up and drops you off at the bus station. He arranged the Nazca Lines tour. He personally unlocks the front door. It is a very safe place. There is a breakfast that is served in a nice area downstairs. Wifi is great

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Thank Patti M
Lima, Peru
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40 reviews
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

This is a great hostel. When we arrived in Nazca by bus, one of the employees was waiting to take us to the hostel. He offered to drive us to Chauchilla Cemetery which we declined (but I later regretted) and made sure that we had made reservations to see the Nazca Lines. The room was beautiful, with a private bathroom,... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 11 May 2015

This is a great place to stay in if you want to leave cheap but still have a private bathroom, great breakfast included, wifi and hot water and also close to the plaza! The also offer a pick up from and to the bus station "Cruz del sur" and private tours with a sand boogie where they take you sand... More 

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Thank Andea N
Toronto, Canada
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18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

We agree it's more a guest house but doesn't mean it's a good option to spend a night or two there. The location is good, close to the plaza. You can walk there from the plaza Cruz del sur bus station. Breakfast is quite decent. Don Fernando is very kind, he helped us to get a privet tour to see... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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53 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2014

This place is good, but probably not very good. Certainly a nice spot though. It's family run and the rooms are within the family complex. Breakfast is reasonable and wifi is ok. The location is excellent only a few blocks from the central square. The place is fairly basic but you need to remember it's only a hostel and it's... More 

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Thank Granules2013
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Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

I had an amazing time staying at Pirwa Nasca (Camiluz): lovely place with a great location, good place for families to stay as well. The staff running the place is very kind and supportive, they provided me with all the information and support to enjoy the tours.

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Thank Luciana B
Penang Island, Malaysia
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59 reviews
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Reviewed 20 June 2014

Staff were very friendly and helpful. The owner organised tours for us and gave us a free ride to the bus station when we left. The building had old-fashioned charm, especially the alligators sun bathing in the courtyard. Dormitory was clean and comfortable. Front door always locked, so good for security. Wifi mostly OK.

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1 Thank andrewmilton
Puno, Peru
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Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

Felt as though we were intruding on a family home. Lovely elderly lady who runs it/works there but offered to do our washing with no mention of the 15 soles cost (it was a couple of tshirts and some underwear). Shower was a dribble and the place was quiet but dark. Some very misleading info on website, eg the kitchen... More 

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Reviewed 30 January 2014

When I arrived at the "hostel" late at night without any reservation, I asked for a bed in a dorm. The owner said that there is none available but he can give me a double room for thr same price. When I asked for the price he said dont worry, its going to be the same. After I saw the... More 

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Address: 304 Ave Maria Reiche, Nazca, Peru
Region: Peru > Ica Region > Nazca
Price Range: £16 - £29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
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“everything in this hostel is tidy and very clean”
 of 5 bubbles andean2015, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“We think we had their best room, matrimonial with private bath in the first floor on the front side of the house!”
 of 5 bubbles 319katjap, 29 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Myriamclancy, 28 Sep 2011 | Read review
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