MB Backpackers

c/ Mercaderes 135-A, Cercado, Arequipa, Peru, Distance from city centre: 0.1km
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Rating: 91%from 3 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 93%Staff
  • 86%Security
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 100%Location
  • 100%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities
The Best Location: Mercaderes Backpackers has a new location, now just 20 meters from the Plaza De Armas a priviliged location as Calle Mercaderes is only pedestrian street very quiet; far away from the noise of the cars, very safe to walk and closer to super market, stores, restaurants, bars, banks. Excellent Location.

Facilities and common areas of the Hostel: We have a large common areas where you can rest and find another travelers and a large terrace with excellent views of the volcanoes and the city, with tables and chairs and sofa to take the big sun that is in Arequipa. You also can arrange outdoor barbecues, the kitchen is well equipped for your meals, computers with free internet WI-FI in common areas and rooms, cable TV room .

Our Great Dorms:10 bed dorm,7 bed dorm,6 bed dorm,and 4 bed dorm all shared bathroom and hot water; the rooms are comfortable, spacious and pretty .If you are looking for private rooms with private bath you can check on Hostelworld for MB Bed and Breakfast

Tours / Travel Desk: We have our own Travel Agency at the hostel and we organize daily groups to the colca canyon with different options (Traditional Colca Canyon 1 or 2 days, 2-3-4 days Colca Canyon trekking, Climbing to the volcanoes Misti and Chachani,we also offer you bus tickets, Rafting, etc. We have more than 10 years experience and we have the best guides and an excellent service,we invite you to read the comments of our tours and services.

A very Important Note: Be very careful with some bad taxi drivers who try to change you to another hostel saying that our hostel is ,closed or dangerous. They just say that to change you to another hostel where they receive commissions. For any questions you can call us during 24 hours day or order your transport at minimal cost

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Steam Room
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Directions
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If you get to the bus station it is best to take a taxi from the bus station to the property is 15 minutes and it costs S/8.00 soles. to reach only ask for Plaza DE Armas and then go to the principal an popular street calle Mercaderes 135-A ,Very easy
If you get to the airport is just taking a taxi and the same as above, but the trajectory is 25 minutes and taxi cost is s/30.00 soles.

Located Near

Mercaderes Backpackers has new location, we are located in the best area as Calle Mercaderes this area is pedestrian only without traffics cars and close to restaurants the best places for coffee,Banks, restaurants, pharmacies and only 20 meters from the PLAZA DE ARMAS Excellent Location.

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