Hostal Bolivar

Bolivar # 202 , Arequipa, ., Peru | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Bolivar # 202 , Arequipa, is near Colca Canyon, The Cathedral of Arequipa, La Compañia and cloisters, and La Iberica Chocolate Shop.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHostal Bolivar Arequipa

    Reviewed by astridandgijs


    Reviewed Oct 14, 2011
    by (3 reviews) , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    Bathroom not clean at all, looked like it had been more than a day or two...

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hostal Bolivar Arequipa

    3.00 of 5 stars Good

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