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Reviewed 7 July 2014

The koala den had by far the best breakfast of my travels through bolivia. Served with charm and humor the hostal has a really homey feel and the common areas are maintained to encourage social interaction. The shower is great but unfortunately there is only...More

Thank throlieyhdm333
Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

Following a friend's recommendation we turned up at Koala Den where we were instantly made to feel welcome and knew we had chosen well. Everything was very clean. The rooms all have heaters which makes such a difference at that altitude, and some had TVs...More

Thank Tash F
Reviewed 25 June 2014

we stayed in the room on the top floor which was cold and the beds were really close to each other. Besides the room the hostel is really nice, great breakfast, great service, lots of books and games and fast computers. Its not the cheapest...More

Thank Irene-Schrijver
Reviewed 11 June 2014

This hostel is located about five minutes from the main square in Potosi. We had a four bed dorm with private bathroom. Breakfast: One of the best at hostels we stayed at in Bolivia. Fresh bread, fruit, fruit juice, eggs and pancakes. All plentiful and...More

Thank Mike_Ehrmantraut
Reviewed 10 June 2014

The good things were the breakfast, hot water in the shower and the kittens. All the rest were pretty bad. The double room with the private bathroom was 180 bolivianos, way overpriced for what you get. The room was very small, the only window it...More

Thank Kristina S
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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US$21 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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9 January 2015|
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Response from TripMember112420141 | Reviewed this property |
Paid 50Bs per night for a dorm room back in October. Details are as below: Junín 56, 4 blocks from the square +591 2 6226467 papaimilla@hotmail. com Found on their Koala Den's facebook page and wikitravel's page on Potosi... More
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"Get a room on the 1st floor so you don’t hear the kitchen"
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"Choose any room. Don't worry. It's a very quiet place."
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"If you go during low season you can negotiate prices or type of room."
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"Try to be as high up as possible, not close to the communal areas"
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