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Santa Cruz Backpacker's

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Santa Cruz Backpacker’s Hostal is one of the classic hostels in Banos, Ecuador. Created for a new generation of travelers, offering shared dorms and private rooms. A fun and colorful environment, with wall art that will energize you up to start your adventour day in Banos. 'Cause in this city, you're not aloud to miss the tours and extreme sports, with all the great discounts from the hostel! Our instalations count with free WIFI 24 hours, a well equiped community kitchen and many cozy lounges to relax and interact with other travelers.  Double rooms with a queen size bed  Twin rooms with two single beds  Triple rooms with a queen size bed and a single bed  Four-bed dorms with two bunk beds  Five-bed dorms with two bunk beds and a single bed Check in at 14:00 Check out before 12:00
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Property amenities
Casino and Gambling
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Smoking rooms available
Accessible rooms
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All reviews the kitchen the main square perfect location walking distance every morning shower hostel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a bad experience in this hostel. There was no hot water, eventhough it said we had hot water 24 hrs a day. Besides that, the only payment option was cash and they never said anything about it when we arrived or in the...More

Thank Sunshine25597208413
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

WOW! This place is awesome! We loved the staff and the location was great! There was a great hot breakfast every morning. The area in front of the hostels are very relaxing and great for hanging out at night!

Thank Compass19383119146
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Santa Cruz was such a cute and welcoming hostel. I really enjoyed our stay and the rooms were very clean and the food was amazing. I really enjoyed the location and everything was within walking distance. Would highly recommend

Thank Ella S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was lovely and we awoke every morning to a delicious hot meal, served by staff fluent in English! The view from the roof is fantastic and within a block is all the coffee shops, tour guide stations and food you need!

Thank Sherpa26725619843
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hostel was sooo good I barely wanted to leave to go do anything else. The hammock garden was beautiful and so relaxing. Everything you need is walking distance! There were many great coffee shops and great restaurants. The breakfast served every morning was amazing.

Thank Explorer65401415332
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"Find a different hostel."
11 Jul 2017
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"Stay near the common area if you can!"
28 Jul 2016
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"Don;t stay anywhere near the communal area."
22 Mar 2015
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"Upstairs room may be quieter"
22 Mar 2015
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US$ 15 - US$ 27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
EcuadorTungurahua ProvinceBanos
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