10 Hostels in Popayán, Colombia

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Popayán, Colombia. You can choose from 10 Popayán hostels. In total, there are 12 cheap places to stay in Popayán such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.

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Popayán 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 Popayán, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Party hostels in Popayán


(Hostel Casona Tulcán Popayán is the best rated)

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Hostels in Popayán for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Popayán for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Popayán? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Popayán alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Popayán. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

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

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Popayán here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Silvia Silvia (32 Km / 20 mi.)
San Agustin San Agustin (73 Km / 45 mi.)
Jamundi Jamundi (92 Km / 57 mi.)
Paicol Paicol (93 Km / 58 mi.)
Guadalupe Guadalupe (106 Km / 66 mi.)
Cali Cali (112 Km / 69 mi.)
Yumbo Yumbo (128 Km / 79 mi.)

FAQ about Popayán Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Popayán. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Popayán. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Popayán Hostels

Hostelz.com shows all 10 Hostels in Popayán. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

ArteHostel Popayan is the best hostel in Popayán for families.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 10 hostels in Popayán, Colombia. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Popayán such as

  • 1 hotel
  • 1 guesthouse

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Popayán.

Hostel Casona Tulcán Popayán is the best rated hostel for partying in Popayán.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Popayán - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Popayán

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Popayán and Colombia.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Popayán