11 Best Hostels in Cuenca

11 Best Hostels in Cuenca

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Cuenca, a beautiful city nestled in the mountains of central Ecuador, is a UNESCO World Heritage site that attracts thousands of tourists every year. Known for its colonial architecture, breathtaking landscapes, and rich history, Cuenca is a must-visit destination in South America.

Here are the best hostels in Cuenca.

Short and crisp: The Best Hostels in Cuenca

  1. Pepe's House - best for Party Hostel, Youth Hostel
  2. Guillerminas - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  3. Alternative Hostels - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  4. El Cafecito Hostel - best for Older travelers (+50), Party Hostel, Quiet Rest, Solo Traveller
  5. Mallki Hostel - best for Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller
  6. Ñañas Hostel - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  7. Hostal Mochiliers - best for Digital Nomads, Family-Friendly Hostel, Groups (10+ people), Quiet Rest, Solo Traveller
  8. Wild Incas Hostel - best for Adventure Hostels, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  9. Wild Monkey Hostel - best for Adventure Hostels, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  10. Hostal Yakumama - best for Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  11. Hostal Restaurant La Cigale - best for Adventure Hostels, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel

How much are hostels in Cuenca?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Cuenca

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Cuenca

Average Private Price Graph

Full List of best Hostels in Cuenca

On the map: Hostel Locations in Cuenca

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Cuenca. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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👨‍👩‍👦 Family Hostel with Kids:

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Still not sure? Pick this!

#1 Top Hostel in Cuenca: Pepe's House

This is the overall best rated hostel in Pepe's House. The overall rating is 9.4. You cannot go wrong here.

It is your safest bet in case you are not sure which hostel to pick.

The price for a dorm at Pepe's House starts from $9.84.

Book Pepe's House here

#1 Best Hostel in Cuenca
Pepe's House

FAQ about Cuenca Hostels

We've collected the most common questions for hostels in Cuenca. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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Best Hostel in Cuenca is...

Pepe's House!

Pepe's House, Cuenca

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