Posada El Castillo

Pasaje Campos 105, Vallecito, Downtown Arequipa, Peru
Posada El Castillo
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Hotel Description

The Posada El Castillo is run by its Dutch owner and located in a quiet and safe residential neighborhood of Arequipa. The castle-like structure in which the inn is housed gave the property its name. Laundry service, a spacious lounge area and a restaurant with bar are among the amenities offered on site.

Guest rooms and suites are all fully carpeted and a light but cozy atmosphere is created by the combination of soft colors, warm wooden furniture, and plenty of natural daylight. Each unit is equipped with cable TV, wireless Internet access and a luxurious private bathroom.

Thanks to its turquoise-colored water and the palm trees next to it, the on-site swimming pool resembles a natural lagoon. A classically styled wooden sun deck, loungers and BBQ facilities are available for guest use.


The Posada El Castillo is located in a safe residential neighborhood far enough from the center of Arequipa to enjoy some peace and quiet. The main square can be reached on foot in 15 minutes or much quicker via taxi.

Food & Beverage

A generous breakfast is served in the breakfast room each morning and consists of their signature strawberry juice, breads, meat, cheese, eggs, coca leaf tea and coffee. The on-site restaurant serves local and international dishes, wine and cocktails.

How To Get There

To get to the hotel from downtown Arequipa head south along La Merced Ave. and go straight through the five-way intersection. Continue down Parra Ave. for two blocks until you come to the Primax gas station on your left and take a right onto Campos Street. The hotel will be less than a block away on your left.

Amenities & Services


Lounge Area, Bar, Daily Newspapers, Ground-Floor Terrace, Patio, Cable/Satellite TV, Restaurant, Breakfast, 24-Hour Front Desk, Garden.


Safety Deposit Box at Reception, Airport Transfer, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free), Tours and Excursions, Laundry Service, Taxi Service, In-House Car Rental, Wake-Up Service, In-Room Safety Deposit Boxes, Fax, Shuttle Service to Local Attractions, Computers with Internet Connection, Currency Exchange, Medical Assistance, In-Room Breakfast Option, Luggage Storage.

On-Site Activities:

Sun Loungers, Outdoor Swimming Pool, BBQ Facilities, Collection of Books, Sun Deck.

Nearby Attractions:

Railroad Station, Colonial Architecture, Hiking, Shopping Area, River Trips, Casino, Volcano, Wildlife Observation, Sightseeing Tours, Historic District, Fishing, Nightlife, Art Galeries, Cathedral, Gastronomy, Cycling, Trekking, Museum.


Dutch, Spanish, English.

Pick-up and Drop-off

Air Travel

A transfer from and to the airport can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 7.00 each way.

Road Travel

A transfer from and to the bus terminal can be arranged at a surcharge of USD 4.00 each way.

Hotel Policy

Check-in and Check-out Times

Check-in time: 3pm
Check-out time: 11am


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 4 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 11.
Extra beds for adults are available at a surcharge of USD 11.

Accepted Credit Cards

Visa, MasterCard, American Express.

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