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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? 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.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Papachos Hostel

Book more than 4 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Whether you are just passing through or plan on an extended visit, at Papacho's Hostel you’ll feel like family.

Our brand new 3 story building features a fully equipped kitchen for guests use. All of our dorm room beds feature reading lamps and surround curtains to ensure privacy and a sound nights sleep. Breakfast is included daily at no extra charge for all of our guests. Our aim is focused on making your experience in Baños the most enjoyable possible and exceeding all your expectations. Come check it out for yourself!

You will be surprised with an incredible view of the mountains and waterfalls from our balconies and communal terrace restaurant and breakfast area. We offer comfortable facilities with a high level of service.

We offer:
- Amazing view of the mountains and waterfalls
- Bilingual staff (spanish and english)
- Tours
- Wi-Fi zone
- Table tenis
- Flat screen TV
- Free tourist information
- Soft pillows
- Reading lamps and plugs in every bed (dorms)
- Access to the fully equipped kitchen and a rooftop terrace with a BBQ place
- Towels for rent
- Movie nights
- BBQ nights
- Bikes for rent
- Books
- Safe Box

Papacho's Hostel Ecuador | Baños Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash.

Check in from 13:00 PM to 23:00 PM.
Check out before 12:00 PM.

Breakfast is included for all our rooms.
Taxes not included

Pets not allowed
24 hours reception
No curfew View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.9

  • Security 10.0

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 10.0

  • Atmosphere 10.0

  • Cleanliness 9.8

  • Facilities 9.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    12 Apr 2021
    Loved staying at Papachos! You can’t beat the view from the rooftop, the awesome staff, and equally great guests. The vibes here were great. Very special thanks to Roberto for all of the help and good times. :) 10/10!!!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    10 Apr 2021
    Despite covid this hostel was very social and it was easy to meet people and make friends as a solo traveler. It’s clean with comfortable beds and warm showers, and they also organize activities for a reduced price. Highly recommend if you want a social atmosphere despite the pandemic.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    13 Feb 2021
    I came to Papachos with two fellow volunteers and we had a blast. It is a very clean hostel with some of the best volunteers. I was very lucky to meet Enzo and John and they were the nicest people I have met. I met many fellow travelers and spent all weekend on some type of adventure. It is very close to many areas in Baños and you can easily find someone willing to show you around. Try finding Adriana while you stay in Baños and you won’t be disappointed. I was so sad i had to leave so soon.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0


    25 Jan 2021
    I enjoyed staying at Papachos Hostel. The facilities are well kept and clean. The staff is friendly and helpful when it comes to both the facilities and helping me find activities to do around the city and area. I felt perfectly safe visiting during these challenging times and would recommend Papachos to anyone.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    21 Dec 2020
    This hostel was perfect for any solo traveler looking to meet others and have a good time! Even during covid there was a social environment and great people all around. The staff is around to answer any questions and help you plan your hikes or activities. Very clean.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    11 Dec 2020
    I absolutely LOVED it here. Even during Covid the hostel had a buzzing atmosphere and I made an awesome group of friends as a solo traveller. The hostel layout is sociable with a common room and cinema room when we went out, the bars/restaurants were within walking distance. The staff were epic, John is an absolute legend that made my trip, teaching me how to dance and generally going above and beyond to make sure I loved it here. Would 100% stay again, gutted to leave!
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    27 Nov 2020
    We had an excellent trip, everything was as expected and the staff were some of the friendliest I've had the pleasure of meeting while traveling. The view from the rooftop cannot be downplayed.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    13 Nov 2020
    Great hostel! The room was clean and staffs were so so friendly and helpful! The hostel is a bit walk from the center(7 mins) but I enjoy the peaceful view every morning and the quietness at night. Great hostel to meet up people and socialize. I didn’t expect to meet so many people while traveling during the pandemic but I made some great friends there and we explored Banos together :)
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    28 Dec 2020
    Great spot, 5 minute walk from all the attractions and bars etc.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    21 Dec 2020
    absolute pleasure staying here. no complaints at all. we arrived very late and they were kind enough to order us food when the town was all closed due to curfew.
    Canada, Male, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Cooker
  • Follows Covid-19 sanitation guidance
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Board Games
  • DVD's