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 Rooms and Bedrooms: Our rooms, twin, double bed, triple bed and four family bed all shared bathroom and hot water; the rooms are comfortable, spacious and pretty
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