The Tambopata Hostel of central Puerto Maldonado is a laid-back and homey backpackers' hostel. Founded by a Mexican woman and a local guide in May 2008, it occupies a 1960s home built entirely of cedar.
The clean and comfortable rooms are appointed with fans, and guests are provided with a full range of facilities and conveniences, including free Internet access, a guest kitchen, security lockers, laundry and ironing facilities, a cable TV and DVDs.
There are also a number of common areas for hanging out and socializing, such as the outdoor terrace, game room and library. The friendly English-speaking staff are happy to provide assistance at all times.
The hostel is located in the town of Puerto Maldonado just one block from the Plaza de Armas. Bars, discos and restaurants are all close by and the town's two principal ports on the Madre de Dios and Tambopata rivers are within walking distance.
Food & Beverage
Guests are served a complimentary breakfast each morning and on site there is a bar, café and restaurant.
How To Get There
To get to the hostel from Puerto Maldonado's Plaza de Armas, head southeast down Loreto or Daniel A. Carrión St. for one block to 26 de Diciembre St. The hostel is located on the second block of 26 de Diciembre; look for the house with the blue door and the flags out front.
Amenities & Services
General:Garden, Restaurant, Coffee Shop, 24-Hour Front Desk, Communal Living Room, Parking (free), Ground-Floor Terrace, Guest Kitchen, Breakfast, Bar.
Services:Ironing Service, Tours and Excursions, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Safety Deposit Box at Reception, Airport Transfer, Wake-Up Service, Laundry Service, Luggage Storage, Currency Exchange, Personal Lockers.
On-Site Activities:Board Games, BBQ Facilities, Video Games, Movie Collection on DVD, Collection of Books, Hammocks.
Nearby Attractions:River Trips, Rain Forest, Hot Springs, Canoeing/Kayaking, Wildlife Observation, Sightseeing Tours, Bird Watching, Zoo, Waterfalls, Fishing, Hiking, Nature Reserve, Orchid Spotting.
Check-in and Check-out Times
Check-in time: 1pm
Check-out time: 12am
The hotel operates a non-smoking policy, but smoking is permitted in designated smoking areas.
Guests are not allowed to bring pets onto the property.
Children under 3 years of age can stay free of charge when using existing beds.
Children under 16 years of age are not permitted at this property.
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