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Hostal Sol de Oro

Calle Cruz Verde 307 - cercado, Arequipa, Peru, Distance from city centre: 0.6km

Rating: 86% from 8 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 90%Staff
  • 85%Security
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 82%Location
  • 87%Value for money
  • 82%Facilities

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  • 80%
  • 02 Mar 2015 Lance Canada
  • Great location. Friendly staff. Quiet except for AM when little girl was running around. Very clean except for shower curtain. I had a private room and bath which was spacious and worth the $20 per night. Breakfast simple of bread and toast. Poor wifi but there was always a computer available with fast internet.
  • 89%
  • 16 Jan 2015 Anonymous USA
  • Excellent hostel! The rooms and bathrooms are very clean, the staff is friendly and it's close to the main square (5 minutes walking). They have a lot of touristic info and you can also buy bus tickets if you need. Totally recommendable is you are looking for a place to relax.
  • 100%
  • 28 Sep 2014 Marusela Chile
  • Sol de Oro was a bit further from the center of town than I would have preferred. However the staff were excellent. I was really sick upon arrival and they put me in a room by myself with a private bathroom which was a lifesaver at the time. The back patio was great for watching the sunset! Wifi and hot water also worked very well. They have a bar but it did not seem to be open while I was there and from what I could discern, no public kitchen.
  • 86%
  • 24 Sep 2014 Anonymous USA
  • For the $20 or so that we spent for 1 night, it was a good spot to rest your head. Rooms are pretty bare w/ little lighting. There wasn't any warm/hot water either. There was breakfast but mainly a fruit w/ bread & jam. The bed seemed clean enough but it was also a little noisy since the rooms are so close together. Not the worst place we've stayed but not the best. Again, good if you're visiting on the cheap.
  • 74%
  • 17 Sep 2014 Matthew USA
  • Nice place, a lot of room to hang out and relax. Has hot water. Located not too far from the main square, in a good area
  • 86%
  • 08 Aug 2014 Daniil Canada
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