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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Everything is in dragonfly: hot water, cheap prices, excellent wifi and location. The rooftop is beautiful with a bbq and a bar. Really chill place with excellent staff always helpful. They even have a booking desk for all the tours in Peru.

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Orange County, California
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Great facility and staff! Their kitchen is free for use and has all necessary cooking supplies. Perfect location for walking to different parts of Miraflores. Near the market, shopping mall, beach, and good foods!

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Jinotepe
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This is a very nice place, secure, comfortable, the city is beautiful and the guys in the hostel are very friendly. For me was a beautiful experience, i hope come back soon. Thanks for all atention :)

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Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2015

The hostel itself is nice and cosy. We had a private room on the roof top. The downfall of this was the late night group hangouts can be annoying if you want to sleep as sound echos through the room. We had to make our way through groups of people to be able to get to the bathroom a few...

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Norwich, England
Reviewed 25 September 2015

As 2 54 year olds, this was our first stay in a hostel. Got off to a bad start when our pre-booked taxi wasn't at the airport to collect us. When I phoned the hostel they said that they'd forgotten to book it! Check-in at hostel was fine, the staff were very helpful. The room was adequate, bed comfortable but...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 24 September 2015

First stop arriving in South America. Dragonfly was cute, comfortable and fun. I was traveling solo so the bar/rooftop area was awesome to meet other travelers. I'll be staying there again on my way back through Lima, I would definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 21 September 2015

Dragonfly is a great hostel, it's right near Kennedy Park, and the prices are pretty good. To be honest, I was surprised at the other people staying there, quite a few were asleep by 10pm on a Saturday, and were a little rude. That being said, the staff were awesome, and we still made some friends from Australia, Canada, and...

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Reviewed 5 September 2015

Really nice hostel with good prices in Miraflores, Lima. Friendly staff, really nice rooftop and comfortable private room. Really appreciated the chilled out vibe. Good place to grab a few drinks but definitely not a party hostel. Really enjoyed our stay here and would definitely come back.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed this hostel! It's small and friendly. - There is a security gate and the staff buzzes you in. - bathroom is nice but the showers need hooks badly!!! - wifi is good (the is one for the main level and one for the rooftop) - the hostel is small but the rooftop terrace is an awesome and comfortable...

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Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Decent hostel but not the best I've stayed in Lima. The showers are good but there is no place to hang your clothes and towel bar outside the shower door, but that is into the main bathroom area and the door is always left open so people can just see straight in. Not ideal. Wifi wasn't amazing. Didn't work in...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly hostel in the safe neighborhood of Miraflores district, in Lima. Great cafeteria with kitchen recently renovated, we offer spacious dorms and comfortable private rooms with quality bedding. We are the only hostel in Lima with surf facilities in the beach, 10 min walking distance. A great roof terrace for chill-out at the bar or BBQ. NEW: find our micro-brewery beers at our bar! Around here you will find restaurants, bars and all kind of attractions. Close access to the beach of Makaha, with surf rental facilities. We will be happy to accommodate you during your stay in Lima. We offer : Free linen, free internet, WiFi, TV Cable, surf board rental, bus and tours booking, free baggage storage, lockers, chill-out lobby, movies, DVD & books, kitchen facilities, hot water 24/7, all kinds of good traveling advices and a selection of tours and treks in Peru. Open 24 hours. Airport shuttle service on request 24/7. ... more   less 

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Address: Avenida 28 de Julio, 190, Lima 18, Peru
Region: Peru > Lima Region > Lima
Price Range: €16 - €20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“great private room rates”
 of 5 bubbles 661kylied, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Walk the few blocks to lovers park and have dinner on the water.”
 of 5 bubbles visasandv, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“lovely roof top garden when dealing with the time difference :)”
 of 5 bubbles AbsShan, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do NOT stay in the private double room with bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles PenguinFrog, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Prefered the 4-bed-dorm (more space) instead of the 8-bed-dorm”
 of 5 bubbles 0yvonned, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
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