Portal La Merced Hostel

Calle La Merced 131, Downtown Arequipa, Peru
Portal La Merced Hostel
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Hotel Description

The Portal La Merced is located in a stately mansion with a white façade on the charming Calle La Merced, less than one block from Arequipa's main plaza.

Guests of the hostel have access to a well-equipped shared kitchen, a dining room, and a recreational area with TV, DVD player, DVDs, books and Internet-connected computers.

All rooms, including the dormitories, have their own bathrooms attached. A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning, and free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the building.

Amenities & Services


Daily Newspapers, Cable/Satellite TV, Patio, Valet Parking, Family Friendly, On-Site Gift/Souvenir Shop(s), 24-Hour Front Desk, Nearby Parking (surcharge), Guest Kitchen, Ground-Floor Terrace, Coffee Shop, Welcome Drink, Breakfast, Bar.


Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), In-Room Breakfast Option, Airport Transfer, In-House Car Rental, Computers with Internet Connection, Taxi Service, Interpreting Service, Laundry Service, Room Service, Medical Assistance, Bike Rental, Ironing Service, In-Room Lockers, Safety Deposit Box at Reception, Wake-Up Service, Luggage Storage, Tours and Excursions.

On-Site Activities:

Video Games, Board Games, Movie Collection on DVD, Collection of Books, Darts.

Nearby Attractions:

Beach, Shopping Area, Canoeing/Kayaking, Climbing, Crafts Market, Municipal Park, Wildlife Observation, Horseback Riding, Canyon, Historic District, Rappelling, Sightseeing Tours, Casino, Bird Watching, Cathedral, Hiking, Shopping Mall, Trekking, Mountaineering, Fishing, Cycling, Hot Springs, Museum, Nightlife, Nature Reserve, Colonial Architecture.


French, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, English.

Pick-up and Drop-off

Air Travel

A transfer from and to the airport can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 14.00 each way.

Road Travel

A transfer from and to the bus terminal can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 5.00 each way.

Hotel Policy

Check-in and Check-out Times

Check-in time: 12am
Check-out time: 10am


Smoking is permitted in the communal areas, but not in the guest rooms.


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.
Extra beds for children under 18 years of age are available at a surcharge of USD 9.
Extra beds for adults are available at a surcharge of USD 9.

Accepted Credit Cards

Visa, American Express.

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