Hostels in Juayúa, El Salvador

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Get to know Juayúa (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Juayúa.

Juayúa, a relaxing and memorable destination in small-town El Salvador, is one of the towns on El Salvador's Ruta de los Flores, the Route of Flowers. The towns are quiet and colorful, surrounded by fields of coffee. Juayúa is bigger than some of the other towns, with more services and a choice of Juayúa hostels.

Be sure to go on a weekend, when they hold their International Gastronomical Festival. Vendors set up their stalls right in the center and offer interesting fare, including local favorites and more exotic dishes, like rabbit and grilled frog. It's delicious and affordable. Buy your food and sit at big tables with the locals. They're friendly, and you can easily strike up a conversation, especially if you speak Spanish. During the festival, vendors also sell colorful local handicrafts. If you're in Juayúa during the week, you'll find plenty of little restaurants or stands where you can buy pupusas and other Salvadorian food.

Don't leave without visiting Los Chorros de Calera, a series of beautiful, jungly, manmade waterfalls within walking distance of town. Your Juayúa hostel can arrange a tour, and it's recommended, since a local guide will make the most of your trip, perhaps even preparing you a snack of machete-cut fruit served on banana leaves. The most important reason for a guide, however, is in the exploration. The falls are connected by swimmable concrete tunnels, half in water, dark and delightful, but dangerous without someone who knows them well. Even if you don't want to brave the tunnels, wear your swimsuit so you can play around in the pools and let the water cascade over you. Your hostel in Juayúa can also book you on other tours, some involving extreme adventure hiking.

Written by local enthusiast for Juayúa hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Juayúa hostels Melinda Brasher

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A hostel in Juayúa costs $16 for a dorm. A private room in a hostel in Juayúa costs $43. (based on price comparison)
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Juayúa Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Juayúa, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
2 Total number of hostels
$16 Average dorm price
$43 Average private room price
$16 Cheapest hostel in Juayúa
Hostal Doña Mercedes is the cheapest
Most Juayúa hostels are located in
Barrio El Carmen
7.6 Average rating of all hostels

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