Adventure Brew Hostel

Av Montes & Uruguay, La Paz, Bolivia | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from La Paz

La Paz, highest and most boring city in the world?

A travel blog entry by landellsandlads

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After the worlds worst bus journey we arrived in La Paz the highest capital city in the world and were treated to all you can eat pancakes at out hostel! After eating as much as we could we all had a little nap before trying to scout out a laundrette as we had all ran out of clean clothes. We arrived on a Sunday and the streets were filled with …

Back at work, briefly!

A travel blog entry by bteam1

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Initially our feelings on La Paz were to get in and out of there as soon as possible. After the laid back atmosphere at Copacabana the last thing we were interested in was being stuck in a big city. In preparation, we booked a hostel beside the bus station, ready to do what we had to do (book tour to jungle) and then leave the next day.What is it …

La Paz

A travel blog entry by karrina

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La Paz! Ohhhhhh beautiful La Paz!! Known to be a breathtaking city. For two reasons.
The first reason: La Paz is situated in a basin of mountains at 3660 metres above sea level. Anyone who has experienced this kind of altitude before will understand what I am saying. You become breathless. Walking up one flight of stairs feels like you have …

The endearing chaos of La Paz

A travel blog entry by nloon

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Been soaking up the atmosphere in La Paz for the last few days getting ready for our attempt on Huayna Potosi, our first crack at a mountain over 6000m and requiring full ice kit. There's a great energy about La Paz, all sorts of goods for sale by street vendors and not a supermarket in sight. Lends itself to a chaotic yet bustling atmosphere!

A night in La Paz

A travel blog entry by andresturner

Only a 3 hour bus ride from Copacabana. You could tell we were
getting close, because all of a sudden the dust clouds, traffic, and
well, mayhem began. It was utter chaos as we were still only in the
outskirts of town, and dogs, children, and elderly were running through
traffic, in the middle of the road. We started closing in …

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This hostel, located on Av Montes & Uruguay, La Paz, is near Valle de la Luna, Gravity Assisted Mountain Biking, Museo de Coca, and Chacaltaya Ski Resort.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsAdventure Brew Hostel La Paz

    Reviewed by landellsandlads

    Management were terrible

    Reviewed Apr 6, 2014
    by (2 reviews) Walton-On-Thames , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Ver pink chicken on the first night, management would rather argue than compensate you

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by ginenneandrob

    Good overall

    Reviewed Nov 22, 2013
    by (6 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

    We stayed on the b&b side. Clean quiet with a beer every night. They also claim a pancake breakfast but this was disappointing as there is no syrup and the pancakes are cold and to be waked in the microwave.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by andresturner

    "Saya Beer..."

    Reviewed Oct 9, 2013
    by (27 reviews) Santa Barbara , United States Flag of United States

    Cool place, but not what I was expecting in the beer category...The owner is also the owner of Saya Beer, which is made elswhere in La Paz...We thought the place was a functioning micro brewery, thanks to Lonely Planet...

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by alexennis269

    great hostel overall

    Reviewed Jul 23, 2013
    by (7 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    the good: great atmosphere, nice staff, FREE beer every night, two decent bars, loads of games and in house travel agency. Not too much of a party hostel so you can still sleep when you want to but their is still fun to be found if u look for it.
    the bad: located right on a busy avenue. can be really loud with rush our traffic in the morning or if youre unlucky, parades! room was cramped and small

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by cat_and_jeff

    Hot Showers, Comfortable beds!

    Reviewed Jul 16, 2012
    by (9 reviews) Dublin , Ireland Flag of Ireland

    I would have no problem recommending this hostel

    Pros;
    Hot and powerful showers (and the curtain actually reaches the floor so the whole bathroom stays dry - a first in Bolivia!)

    Pancake Breakfast with tea and coffee- a nice touch

    Use of kitchen for most of the day

    Comfortable beds and a good nights sleep

    Excellent Wifi & two computers to use free of charge

    Helpful staff who provide map and with whatever you need

    Location: probably closest hostel from airport and right outside bus station.

    Cons;

    Could do with a bit of a lift decor wise but nothing to complain about really

    The free beer doesnt taste great.-..but its still free!

    Overall enjoyable stay!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by nathan.gilpin

    Ok beer, cool setting

    Reviewed Apr 17, 2012
    by (8 reviews) Oregon City , United States Flag of United States

    Stayed in the newer B&B just up the hill from the original. A 12 bed dorm with shared bathroom was only 47 bolivianos/night. It got surprisingly quiet at night, except for street noise (get the other side of the building). The fee included a beer each night and pancake breakfast each morning. The beers were alright, nothing special, and the breakfast was just coffee or tea and pancakes with butter or caramel. Nice people, decent travel agency attached as well.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by smitherson

    Pretty Average

    Reviewed Mar 1, 2012
    by (30 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Ticked all the must have boxes, but looking a little tired. Could do with a really good clean and a coat of paint.

    Beds really comfortable; breakfast wasn't bread and jam - yeyah! - was pancakes - right next to the bus station.

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    Reviewed by julesandjosh

    Awesome

    Reviewed Oct 25, 2011
    by (3 reviews) Melbourne , Australia Flag of Australia

    awesome beer

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    Reviewed by sharon1smith

    A great hostel for both partiers and non-partiers

    Reviewed May 12, 2011
    by (6 reviews) , Argentina Flag of Argentina

    I initially booked this hostel because it was close to the bus station and advertised wifi. I was a bit worried it was a party hostel (I'm a bit old for party hostels) but because I wanted the wifi I booked it anyway. This hostel is a nice mix - it has a bar on the top floor, which in the evenings serves food (a single option which changes every day ), and has cheap drinks. So if you want to party you can. But the dorms are insulated enough from the noise of the bar that you can still get an early night if you want. The dorms are a decent size with big rucksack sized lockers. And they had pancakes for breakfast included in the price-fantastic.

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    Reviewed by stones_luce

    An adventerous brew

    Reviewed Apr 6, 2011
    by (16 reviews) Spennymoor , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    The hostel was spread across four floors with the rooftop bar the highlight. With fantastic views, well priced good food, a free beer every night you stay this really is a great place. The bar is a focal point but does not make this a loud and late party hostel. The rooms we had were both nice, clean and had en suite (although lacking towels). The reception is able and willing to help with everything from laundry to bus tickets. A word of warning, if you want breakfast get there early to avoid ridiculous queues for plates, cups and food! Overall, we were really pleased with this place.

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    Reviewed by carolgaudio

    RUDE

    Reviewed Mar 28, 2011
    by (5 reviews) , Brazil Flag of Brazil

    The horrible staff wanted me and my friend to pay for 3 beds. They pretended to call other hostels for us and said they were all full.... the guy told us that he had booked another night for us in a dorm, but the next day we woke up and the woman said I was wrong because there was no booking and no more beds, and that wasn't their problem! They practically threw us out! After that I had a COLD shower!!!!! Hate almost everything..... the breakfast is preetty good!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by stemaxc

    Great place

    Reviewed Dec 22, 2010
    by (28 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Everything you could want from a hostel (except maybe a better location)

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Adventure Brew Hostel La Paz

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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