Pirwa Backpackers Hostel Puno

La torre ave. #492, Puno, Peru

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Rating: 72%from 3 reviews

  • 66%Atmosphere
  • 80%Staff
  • 73%Security
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 73%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 60%Facilities
When you stay at Pirwa Backpackers Hostel Puno you will be staying in one of the highest cities in the world! And as well as that you will be by one of the biggest lakes in the world where you can explore the area of Puno and Lake Titicaca.

Your hosts are Jenny and Carlos who will be waiting with a warm welcome in our Pirwa Hostel in Puno. They have a great knowledge of the city and the surrounding area and will be glad to help you with any questions you may have.

Pirwa Backpackers Hostel Puno is situatd in the perfect place that is only two blocks from the Plaza de Armas and the Cathedral. Other facilities such as ATMs, Restaurants, cafes or artisanal centers are all within a 5 minute walking distance. Also, it will only take you 15 minutes to get to the harbor of Lake Titicaca and 10 to the viewpoint of Puno.

Our hostel is in a small building, which makes for a very cozy and warm atmosphere where you'll soon find familiar faces.

On offer we have a choice of small dorms and private rooms which are all connected to the patio.

We have common areas that will suit all travellers needs! You can cook for yourseld in our self-catering kitchen, read a book in our patio or enjoy a couple of drinks in our in-house bar, where you could be served by Carlos in person!

Also included are services such as free Internet and WiFi, free Breakfast, 24 hour self-catering kitchen, 24 hour reception, lockers, free towels, free luggage storage, TV, in-house Bar, knowledge of our local staff and a lot more!

Come and visit Jenny and Carlos in Puno! What are you waiting for? It is a Better Place to Stay right at Lake Titicaca.

There are regular bus connections from Cusco to Puno (30-35 soles), Arequipa to Puno (90-115 Soles), Lima to Puno (140-160 soles) and Juliaca to Puno (around 25 soles) by bus. If you prefer the quicker way you can also take a flight from Lima to Juliaca ($211) or Arequipa to Juliaca ($140).

Once you are in Puno you can take a taxi from the bus station (from inside, no more than S/. 5.00 and from outside no more than S/. 3.50).

If you have made your reservation in advance, we will arrange a pick up service for free!
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Airport transfers
  • Bar
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Currency exchange
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Supermarket
  • 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.

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There are regular bus connections from Cusco to Puno (30-35 soles), Arequipa to Puno (90-115 Soles), Lima to Puno (140-160 soles) and Juliaca to Puno (around 25 soles) by bus. If you prefer the quicker way you can also take a flight from Lima to Juliaca ($211) or Arequipa to Juliaca ($140).

Once you are in Puno you can take a taxi from the bus station (from inside, no more than S/. 5.00 and from outside no more than S/. 3.50).

If you have made your reservation in advance, we will arrange a pick up service for free!

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