Considering a trip to Central America? Perhaps you’re looking to experience volcanoes, rainforests and Mayan sites. In that case; let us show you the absolute best hostels in Antigua Guatemala.
Quite honestly, the thing that most stands out in Antigua is the hostels and the stunning surrounding scenery. It’s possible to bask in colonial charm, climb volcanoes and enjoy a good old fashioned party hostel in this city.
Check-In and Check Out: The average check-in time is from 15:00 (3pm), while the Check Out time is before 11:00 (11am). Hostels usually offer luggage storage in case you arrive earlier or leave later. Make sure you check if luggage storage is free or if there is an extra cost.
Well, with this collection of awesome hostels, super cheap prices and stunning scenery; we’d say it’s going to be pretty awesome! Jump back to best hostels in Antigua to tickle your adventure-buds.
Where are the best places to take pictures in Guatemala?
Basing yourself in Antigua sets you up for many wonderful photograph opportunities. Capture endless architectural delights in the city, hike Acatenango volcano or marvel at spewing gas and ash of an active volcano…
Alright, this is your answer to where to stay in Antigua Guatemala.
Update: Ah what a shame! Our 5 star hostel closed its doors permanently in 2020, sorry.
Our #1 hostel is a 5 star hostel. It’s an awesome design-led hostel and an accommodation that will be the highlight of your trip to Antigua Guatemala.
Kick off your shoes and step inside Cucuruchos Boutique Hostel. It’s without doubt the best hostel in Guatemala. This used to be an ‘after party’ venue, so you can expect a perfect location, uber cool design and comfy, clean digs.
We love how this old colonial building holds tons of history and small details inside its four walls.
The consistently high reviews say it all.
“Great place to stay, but don’t tell too many people!”
Our favourite spot is surely the rooftop. There are some great views from up there, and you’ll find weights and yoga mats to use.
To be honest, there is lots to get excited about:
24/7 reception & no curfew
Intimate, cosy common areas
Shared kitchen + long dining table
Privacy curtain, plug + light in dorms
Each room is beautifully designed with privacy and boutique vibes in mind.
There are mixed dorms, a female-only option and a double room for the couples out there.
To help settle you in, a free breakfast is offered each morning. And everyone raves about it!
Note: groups are considered as long as they all share the same room. A minimum booking of 3-nights is required.
Location: All of the main sights of Antigua are within walking distance. This hostel is located in the centre of the city, just a block and a half from the Central Park. Tanque La Union is just around the corner.
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