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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Additional Terms and Conditions

1900 Backpackers Hostel will charge a Security Deposit fee equal to the first night of the group stay.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


1900 Backpackers Hostel

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

If you want to know and experience true Lima, come to 1900´s, the first and best hostel in the Historic Center. Enjoy your stay with lots of free activities: Yoga classes every morning, Free Walking Tour to Old Town, visit the Magic Water Fountains, Let´s go surfing or/and learn how to cook your own ceviche. All these activities with fellow travelers and our staff. Additionally try our drinks in 1900´s old school Bar and visit the prime museums in Lima we have infront: the Lima Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum. View House Rules


Welcome to your base in Lima, 1900 Backpackers Hostel, housed in a cool early 20th century building. Embrace local culture by joining us (and meet some new buddies) at one of our ceviche-making classes, or sip on some herbal coca tea – did we mention it’s free? Your wallet will love happy hour at our full-service bar, complete with a flatscreen TV for catching the latest games, and foosball and pool tables too. There's an outdoor area where you can tuck into your free breakfast, and our balcony is the place for cracking open a bottle of beer at sunset – bliss!


You’ll find us in front of the Lima Art Museum in the bustling La Victoria district. It’s just a short stroll to must-sees like the Magic Water Circuit (get your camera ready to capture mesmerising water and light displays), and the restaurants and bars of Plaza Mayor are only 25 minutes away by foot. For adventuring further afield, head to the Central Bus and Coach Station – just an 8-minute walk. High flyers coming in from the airport can jump in a taxi and be with us in 25 minutes.

Rooms and Dorms

If you’re travelling in a small group or pair, feel free to spread out your stuff in one of our private rooms. We have singles, doubles, triples and twins, all with either en-suites or shared bathrooms. Feeling sociable? You might prefer one of our mixed or female-only dorms. All rooms have free linen and security lockers for your stuff, as well as a reading light for those midnight page-turners.

Extras and activities

Every traveller needs a down day once in a while. Whip up some healthy snacks in our communal kitchen, or catch up with people back home using our free computers and Wi-Fi. Quiet evenings call for relaxing in the TV lounge with a movie or a book. When you've rested, join one of our free walking tours the next day – we love showing our guests around this buzzing city.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.2

  • Security 9.5

  • Location 8.8

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 8.7

  • Cleanliness 9.3

  • Facilities 8.8

Latest Reviews

  • 9.7


    13 Jun 2019
    I was very looked after by staff . There were many things to do through the hostel . The area is huge so you could have somewhere to chill. Bed was very very comfortable. Thanks all for making it so nice
    Australia, Female, 41+
  • 9.7


    10 Jun 2019
    Very nice hostel that had free yoga! Best hostel I stayed at in Lima!
    Australia, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    07 Jun 2019
    Brilliant hostel in a great location. The beds are so comfortable, showers are hot with good pressure and the lockers are big enough for your whole bag. The building is also amazing, so beautiful. Once the new kitchen facilities are completed it’ll be even better. Highly recommend.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.7


    03 Jun 2019
    Great place to stay at and even better service and people! You won’t be disappointed, especially with the activities available. I highly recommend doing the cooking class, walking tour, and magic water circuit with Santiago. He’s great and really passionate about what he does!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    14 Jun 2019
    Overall a great hostel. 24h bilingual reception staff, lockers big enough for all your luggage, video surveillance. Would be nice to have locks on the dorms, privacy curtains and outlets at the bed. Other than that, no complains :)
    Germany, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    13 Jun 2019
    I LOVED all of the activities that this place had set up! Santiago, the hostel guide made this trip! My personal favorite was the ceviche cooking class. It went above and beyond my expectations! Easy but long cab ride from the airport so just be ready for that.
    US Virgin Islands, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    13 Jun 2019
    Clean, comfortable, safe hostel. Hot water in the shower! But the true highlights were the awesome activities with Santiago! Seriously, you should stay here if you’re a solo traveler because Santiago’s tours and lessons are AWESOME.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    28 May 2019
    Very clean and big rooms with big lockers. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The free tours are very cool and informative. The kitchen is very small, but the rest of the common area is great. The free breakfast is very good. The hostel is located very central, the placa des armas is about 15-20 min away by walking. The bus to Miraflores stops right in front of the hostel.
    Switzerland, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.1


    28 May 2019
    Good facilities, chill vibes, good breakfast and even better staff! Highly recommend from USA
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3


    02 Jun 2019
    The hostel is really nice and has friendly staff, I took the ceviche class with Santiago and was absolutely amazing, he’s such a great guy! I liked the bar and environment of it, but I think it would be better if they added some basic things to the included breakfast, like fruit or cereal, because it only offers bread. Overall I had fun and they do have a lot of activities
    Mexico, Female, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • ATM
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Wake-up calls
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • Foosball
  • Games Room
  • Pool Table
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2017

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