Hola! Alongside bucket list sights such as Machu Picchu and the Amazon rainforest, your visit to South America certainly has to incorporate the best hostels in Peru.
Right here in this guide you will find the crème de la crème of hostels in top destinations like Lima, Cusco, Arequipa and Mancora, to name just a few.
Join us as we travel the length of the country and deliver only the coolest hostels worth visiting in Peru.
Are these really the best hostels in Peru?
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We’ve gone one step further to include the best party hostels in Peru, yay! It is also worth it to mention that Peru is popular for taking Yoga and Ayahuasca Retreats. To make your planning easier and faster, skip to our complete guides to major destinations in Peru:
It’s a no-frills place that’s both affordable and comfortable. The main aim of this hostel is to provide a calm and quiet place to rest while exploring the city. The outdoor swimming pool certainly helps!
You can book tours to the Amazon rainforest with the hostel and stay at their property 260km from Iquitos.
Actually, we want to focus on hostels in Huacachina which is a village oasis set amidst sand dunes, just 4km outside of Ica. If you haven’t heard of this place, check out some photos and we’re sure it will soon be on your bucket list!
Bordering the impressive snow-capped peaks of the Cordillera Blanca range, Huaraz is a good place to base yourself if you’re heading into Huarascán National Park to try and spot jaguars and Andean condors.
Here are our top picks for hostels in Huaraz, Peru: