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Idstein, Hessen, Germany
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35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hostel with our traveling (trekking) group at the end of our trip. The Hotel is quite and clean in a touristic area, safe as well. It is good located corner to the main road. Negative was the countered breakfast with limited coffee, juice and bread rools. For vegetarians (vegans) you will find only some limited marmelade.... More 

Thank wolleklein
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stayed 4 nights here, very nice place for a good price. Owner very helpful. Breakfast really good. Only thing I could have wished for was the breakfast to open a bit earlier, because of the early tours.

Thank Hello2Uall
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

The best features of this hotel are its location and cleanliness. We were not given a particularly warm welcome and were given a twin room instead of the double we had had confirmed. The curtain rail fell down within a minute of us arriving and when we tried to put it back up the net curtains fell down. The light... More 

Thank RSW15
Panama City, Panama
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35 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

It was very nice hostel, very clean rooms and hope location. I stayed 2 nights but unfortunately hostel was all booked so i has to moved ( very sad). Staff very friendly, always happy to help and of course talk. WI-fi was very good at the room.

Thank Emmi4ka
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Katarpe is a quiet and relaxed hostel located at the end of the main street in San Pedro. The cheapest rooms are very basic (bed, bedside tables and a table) but are spacious and well kept. Communal shower/toilet was fine and always clean. The owner is very friendly and helpful. The outdoor seating area is a nice place to seek... More 

Thank Fergus C
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57 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2015

The reason why I rate this place as excellent is the owner/manager: dona Paula has been extremely kind for my entire stay. She constantly checked that everything was fine with me, gave me a packed breakfast for my early morning tours, she allowed me to leave some of my stuff when I was gone to Bolivia and she even offered... More 

Thank annina_q
Perth, Australia
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67 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

The location of Katarpe is great. Just around the corner from the end of the Main Street meaning you can just stroll around there and not have the constant noise from the bars and restaurants. Rooms were basic, but better than we thought we were going to get so that was a plus. Everything was clean and the bed was... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Stayed for several days, in three different rooms between a trip to Antofagasta (Paranal Observatory) and Bolivia. The location is perfect, just around the corner from the main street – but far enough to get away from the bustle. The receptionist was extremely helpful and accommodating. Rooms were basic, but spacious and clean. Bed large and comfortable. Power outlets by... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2014

This place for excellent price/quality value - I highly recommend it. The patio with sun is a treat and the staff is very helpful. They have laundry service and a good breakfast. Also, they are well located in Atacama which makes it super handy. Rooms are cleaned everyday and the service is great. I wish I stayed longer...

1 Thank lolaFrance
Santiago, Chile
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51 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2013

It's a basic place, but very clean and we enjoyed a 100% no-complaint stay with some nice flexibility from the nice and friendly hosts, e.g., contrary to some other places no problem to leave some luggage. Beds are rather soft, for people who like that.. We found it tough to pay 90US a night for a hostel, but hey, it's... More 

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Additional Information about Hostel Katarpe

Address: Domingo Atienza 441, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Region: Chile > Antofagasta Region > San Pedro de Atacama
Price Range: €107 - €155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Katarpe 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Get a room in the back to avoid noise from people and cars leaving early in the mornings.”
 of 5 bubbles 358aslet, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The rooms at the back should be a bit more calm than the ones at the entry”
 of 5 bubbles lolaFrance, 8 May 2014 | Read review
“Away from the courtyard, to avoid the smokers and the noise from the early-morning tourists.”
 of 5 bubbles Shazza1Vancouver, 9 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Our room was in the back. Never heard any outside noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 1hyplady, 29 Oct 2011 | Read review
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