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World Backpackers Hostel

Pasaje O Higgins, 214, Urbanicación Vallecito, Arequipa, Peru


  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Currency Exchange
  • Foosball
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire

Important Information

The world backpackers it’s the only that offers full services with a nice terraza and the best sunrise, having a nice view from Chachani and Misti Volcanoes and our city. Besides, we got a lively bar day, restaurant and a swimming pool. We are also the largest Hostel giving you the best atmosphere in town.

World Backpackers has a perfect location. We are in a peaceful and private neighborhood away from the noise and bustle of the streets around the main square. It’s 5 blocks from the plaza the armas, near the principal tourist attractions (markets, banks, etc.).

We have several room types to suit the needs and wishes of our guests and travellers. In addition, we have several common areas where the guests and travellers can get together and exchange past experiences and future plans. Furthermore, we have several amenities and recreational elements such as poll, free Wi-Fi, hockey table, etc.

World Backpackers Policies and Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival.

Check in from 12:00.
Check out before 11:00.

Payment upon arrival by cash.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.


The reception service is open 24 hours per day.
No curfew.
The maximum period of stay is 14 days.
This property might pre-authorize your credit card.

Warning about the taxi drivers:

Most of them will try a lot of things to change you to another Hostel by saying that ours is in a dangerous place or that it might be closed or even that nobody had answered the ring bell. They always do this because they can get a commission if by taking you another hostel. So please, do not believe in what they might be saying to you.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00


  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Arequipa?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions


From the Airport of Arequipa by car or taxi:

Continue to Aviación

Continue on Aviación to Pje. Chachani

Follow Pje. Chachani to Grande

Turn left onto Grande

Take Calle Zamácola and Sta Martha to José Abelardo Quiñones in Arequipa

Continue on José Abelardo Quiñones to García Calderón

Take Lima and Cusco to Ohiggins

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