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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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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 8.7

  • Staff 9.4

  • Atmosphere 8.7

  • Cleanliness 9.3

  • Facilities 9.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    05 Aug 2019
    Probably the nicest hostel I’ve stayed at of the 10+ hostels in Peru
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    24 Jul 2019
    This hostel is beautiful, beautiful, beautiful :)
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    09 Aug 2019
    Thanks Santiago and Mario for being such great hosts! Also thanks to Victor and her Girl for getting me drunk on my last night to Lima what a blast!
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 9.4


    30 Jul 2019
    We really enjoyed staying here for a few nights!! Was in a good location for the airport and from Miraflores, the showers were amazing and the beds were super comfy. The breakfast each morning was just what we needed, some scrambled eggs, rolls and jam. The staff were also really friendly. When we had a problem with our door, they fixed it on the same day which was great. Thanks for a good stay!
    England, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.4


    25 Jul 2019
    Beautiful hostel with sweet rooftop cats! I loved the character of the building.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    23 Jul 2019
    This is such a beautiful building! It is a bit quieter than other hostels but I still met some friends here. It is very close to the museum and the old historic part of Lima - even more beautiful buildings. I highly suggest to take a walking tour with Santiago, he is so funny and informative! Really gave me a better perspective of the city. Everything was very clean :)
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 8.3


    02 Aug 2019
    This hostel was clean, but noisey at night. Santiago was awesome he made our trip with his cooking lesson of ceviche and taking us to the water park to see the Lazer show. Thanks Santiago much appreciated!
    New Zealand, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    07 Aug 2019
    Didn’t really like this side of town but I only spent two night here. Honestly kind of a weird old mansion vibe but the staff were awesome. I was also not feeling well on arrival and the vibe was low.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    08 Aug 2019
    Wasn’t the too clean of a hostel. I only stayed for one night before going to the airport in the morning. They did not have any running water in the morning for a shower.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 6.9


    01 Aug 2019
    Está bien ubicado, cerca del cercado valga la redundancia, pero es caro para tener una habitación sin ventana y con zonas comunes abiertas al exterior (en Lima en agosto hace frío). Pedimos un taxi por la noche para el día siguiente y se olvidaron. Llegamos antes de tiempo y la habitación estaba lista. Ah! y está muy lejos de Miraflores, con lo que si llegáis de madrugada al aeropuerto no hay transporte colectivo al hostel. Y el desayuno era bueno, pero escaso en cantidad.
    Spain, Couple, 25-30
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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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