16 Hostels in Baños, Equador

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Baños, Equador. You can choose from 16 Baños hostels. In total, there are 38 cheap places to stay in Baños such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $6 for a dorm.

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

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Average dorm price


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Cheapest hostel in Baños


(Hostal Transilvania is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Baños


(Community Hostel Baños is the best rated)

Most Baños hostels are located in

Barrio San José

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Baños 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 Baños for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Baños? 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 Baños alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Baños. 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 Baños (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Baños is also named and spelled Banos - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

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

Other Nearby Cities
El Chaupi El Chaupi (35 Km / 22 mi.)
Riobamba Riobamba (39 Km / 24 mi.)
Puyo Puyo (48 Km / 30 mi.)
Latacunga Latacunga (56 Km / 35 mi.)
Zumbahua Zumbahua (72 Km / 45 mi.)
Tanicuchi Tanicuchi (73 Km / 45 mi.)
Tena Tena (81 Km / 51 mi.)

FAQ about Baños Hostels

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

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FAQ about Baños Hostels

A hostel in Baños costs on average $6 for a dorm. A hostel in Baños with private rooms costs on average $20.

Hostelz.com shows all 16 Hostels in Baños. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

Selina Baños is the best rated hostel in Baños for female solo travellers.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 16 hostel in Baños, Equador. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Baños such as

  • 12 hotel
  • 9 guesthouse
  • 1 apartment

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

Community Hostel Baños is the best rated hostel for partying in Baños.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Baños - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Baños

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

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.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for Baños