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Reviews of Arica Surf House Hostel

Hostel | O'Higgins 661, Arica, Chile .

91.1% Overall Rating

177 out of 183 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (28/07/2014)

"Awesome breakfast. Friendly staff and big lockers in the dorms and a lot if space"

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Facilities

  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 11.86

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

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91.1%

Overall Rating

177 out of 183 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Arica Surf House Hostel'

Atmosphere
90.4%
Location
90.4%
Facilities
90.4%
Cleanliness
88.0%
Staff
97.6%
Value
89.6%
Safety
91.2%
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Kevin Barry

16 April 2009 Kevin would recommend this property

Liked: Fantastic hostel. Friendly owners. Good location downtown. Great place to meet people in the massive ¨ tv/pool room¨. Good kitchen and all very clean. Nice town to stopover on the way south or north. Good beaches and surfing action if you want. Best hostel in Arica i reckon.

Disliked: Kevin left no negative feedback.

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Brendan Fraser

15 April 2009 Brendan would recommend this property

Liked: Absolutely outstanding service...never had better! A brilliant welcome (despite it being 7am!). Recommend this place to anyone who wants a relaxed, comfortable stay in a fantastic hostel!!

Disliked: Brendan left no negative feedback.

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Jessica Pocock

11 April 2009 Jessica would recommend this property

Liked: Kurt is a fantastic host. very welcoming helpful and kind. Excellent hostel, very laid back and plenty of space.

Disliked: Jessica left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

27 February 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: very open plan especially the dorm

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Maurice Stanszus

23 February 2009 Maurice would recommend this property

Liked: open air and Kurt(owner) is the King. Its like living in his house

Disliked: Maurice left no negative feedback.

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marianne ligthart

16 February 2009 marianne would recommend this property

Liked: very laid back atmosphere owners are very nice

Disliked: marianne left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

11 January 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: good value but a bit noisy in ground floor room

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

06 December 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very nice place with lots of space. Also with out any problems they arranged me a superb first surfing class within a day's notice!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

26 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: decent sized kitchen, really nice rooms, and easy to find from the bus terminal..if you have a map of arica. good place to just laz .

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
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Nuno Nogueira

22 September 2008 Nuno would recommend this property

Liked: The staff

Disliked: Nuno left no negative feedback.

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Karena Anderton

25 June 2008 Karena would recommend this property

Liked: Lots of space to hang out and the beds were nice!

Disliked: Karena left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

21 June 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff were very friendly and helpful. They also spoke excellent English and were able to answer travel

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Patrick Staunton

23 April 2008 Patrick would recommend this property

Liked: chilled out atmosphere

Disliked: Patrick left no negative feedback.

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Cecilia Cambero

16 April 2008 Cecilia would recommend this property

Liked: is a cozy hostel, central located in a quiet street. it has a nice atmosphere and if you are into surf this is your place!also is very clean and the owners are great! we will come back here!!

Disliked: Cecilia left no negative feedback.

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Eileen Clark

11 April 2008 Eileen would recommend this property

Liked: Owners particularly helpful,very handy for the main town, we could not fault it

Disliked: Eileen left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

05 April 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice hostel! Clean, good rooms. Great kitchen. Really relaxed place to stay for a few days. Staff was great, helpfull. We had a great time at this hostel!! Recomended!!!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

68.6%
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Customer review

01 April 2008

Liked: the owner nicole was very nice and helpful. good atmosphere and big kitchen.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

16 March 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Its huge! Use of the kitchen, internet and tv is good, and there is enough space to just feel at home and wander around. Also a nice friendly dog to play with!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

26 February 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great family run hostel that were willing to go the extra mile

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

25 February 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Really friendly and helpful staff.The facilities and rooms were spotlessly clean and well maintained.Excellent value for money.I would highly recommend staying here.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Keiran BUCKLEY

15 February 2008 Keiran would recommend this property

Liked: Nice location, lots of room and quiet area

Disliked: Keiran left no negative feedback.

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Barry Magee

23 January 2008 Barry would recommend this property

Liked: The staff are very friendly, are happy to help with any questions and speak very good english. There is a very good sized common area and kitchen and the beds are comfortable. It is also in a good location for the central eateries and to catch the colectivo taxi to and from the bus station. I would befinately recomend people to stay here.

Disliked: Barry left no negative feedback.


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