9 Hostels in Guaiaquil, Equador

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Guaiaquil, Equador. You can choose from 9 Guaiaquil hostels. In total, there are 29 cheap places to stay in Guaiaquil such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.

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

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Cheapest hostel in Guaiaquil


(Casa Michael is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Guaiaquil


(Casa Familiar Gye is the best rated)

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Guaiaquil 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 Guaiaquil for Solo Travellers

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

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

Other Nearby Cities
Santo Domingo Santo Domingo (53 Km / 33 mi.)
Playas Playas (71 Km / 44 mi.)
San Clemente San Clemente (77 Km / 48 mi.)
Canoa Canoa (94 Km / 58 mi.)
Manglaralto Manglaralto (101 Km / 63 mi.)
Montañita Montañita (102 Km / 64 mi.)
Olon Olon (105 Km / 65 mi.)

FAQ about Guaiaquil Hostels

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

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FAQ about Guaiaquil Hostels

A hostel in Guaiaquil costs on average $10 for a dorm. A hostel in Guaiaquil with private rooms costs on average $30.

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Travel Tips for Guaiaquil - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Guaiaquil

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

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Your Packing List for Guaiaquil