Arequipay Backpackers

Pasaje O'Higgins 224, Vallecito, Downtown Arequipa, Peru
Arequipay Backpackers
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Bed in a Mixed 6-Bed Dorm
Bed in a Mixed 8-Bed Dorm
Private Double Room
Private Twin Room

Hotel Description

Occupying a handsome colonial-style three-story home with magnificent views of the Misti and Chachani volcanoes, Arequipay Backpackers offers backpackers comfortable accommodations along with a host of entertainment options and conveniences.

The private rooms and spacious dorms contain beds with comfy spring mattresses and have access to shared bathroom facilities.

In the common areas guests can enjoy playing ping pong, watching TV, relaxing on the terrace, playing video games or using the shared computer with Internet access.

There is also a kitchen and grill area available for guest use and the hostel offers a wealth of tourist information and tour services.


The hostel is located in a quiet neighborhood of the Cayma district of the city of Arequipa, a ten-minute taxi ride from the city center.

Food & Beverage

Guests may use the kitchen to prepare their own meals.

How To Get There

To get to the hostel from Arequipa's Plaza de Armas head northeast along San Francisco St. for one block and take a left onto Moral St. Follow Moral for three blocks, take a right onto Villalba St. then your second left onto Puente Grau St. Cross the bridge over the Chili River then head straight through the rotary onto Ejército Ave. Continue along Ejército Ave. for nearly 2/3 of a mile and take a right onto Los Arces Ave. Follow Los Arces for half a mile and bear left at the fork. Cross Pancho Fierro Ave. then take your first left towards the Los Angeles de Cayma neighborhood. The hostel is located in the G1 sector of this neighborhood.

Amenities & Services


24-Hour Front Desk, Cable/Satellite TV, Roof-Top Terrace, Communal Living Room, Patio, Bar, Guest Kitchen, Free Coffee and/or Tea 24/7, On-Site Parking (surcharge), Garden, Breakfast, Coffee Shop.


Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Tours and Excursions, Laundry Service, Personal Lockers, Safety Deposit Box at Reception, Taxi Service, Travel Desk, Wake-Up Service, Luggage Storage, Computers with Internet Connection.

On-Site Activities:

Board Games, Billiards, BBQ Facilities, Ping-Pong, Sun Loungers, Collection of Books, Hammocks, Video Games, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Darts, Foosball, Movie Collection on DVD, Bonfire Site.

Nearby Attractions:

Colonial Architecture, Nightlife, Sightseeing Tours, Volcano, Historic District, Museum, Gastronomy, 4x4 Driving.


Spanish, English.

Hotel Policy

Check-in and Check-out Times

Check-in time: 11am
Check-out time: 10am


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.

Extra Beds

Children under 2 years of age can stay free of charge when using existing beds.

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