The Best Backpacker Hostels in South America!

Introducing a growing list of our favourite backpacker hostels and flashpacker stays across South America! From party hostels to boutique guesthouses and eco-lodges, spending time at these unique places enriched our travels in South America! Click on each photo for more information about the hostels.

THE BEST HOSTELS IN COLOMBIA:

Casa Loma, Minca, Colombia
A couple sat at tables outside Hostel Mamallena, Catagena, Colombia
Masaya Hotel, Santa Marta, Colombia
La Serrena Eco Farm at sunset, Salento, Colombia
Sam's VIP hostel, San Gil, Colombia
The pool and the view at Casa Moringa, Taganga, Colombia

ThE BEST HOSTELS IN ECUADOR

The foyer at Boutiquito Hostel, Quito, Ecuador
La Buena Vida hostel, Ayampe, Ecuador

ThE BEST HOSTELS IN PERU

The pool and buildings at Loki Hostel, Mancorca, Peru
The corridor at Milhouse, Cusco, Peru
A fire burns in Churup Hostel, Snowy peaks in the distance
The pool at Kokpello, Paracas, Peru
Pariwana Hostel, Lima
Kokopelli Hostel, Lima
Kokopelli Cusco
Bamboo Paracas Eco Bungalows

ThE BEST HOSTELS IN CHILE

Angel Hostal, Valparaiso
A bookcase at Hostal Gladys, Coyhaique, Chile
Hostal Central, Cochrane, Chile