BIG MOUNTAIN HOSTEL is in the center of Huaraz and has community areas for reading, billiards, ping-pong, foosball, grills, kitchen - dining room, terrace and climbing wall. Free WIFI All rooms have private bathrooms and secure lockers for backpacks. Each bed in dorms has a curtain, reading lamp and electrical outlet. Breakfast is available every morning.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Huaraz, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3


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Room type
Number of guests
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
2 futon beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Huaraz
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  • Luis
    Spain Spain
    Located just a couple of blocks away from the Plaza de Armas and right next to the main street packed with businesses and restaurants, I couldn't have asked for more. Beds are comfy, sufficiently equipped as to make your stay grrrreat, so if you...
  • Saga
    Brazil Brazil
    Definitely the best hostel spirit I have been in Perú so far. I stayed 2 weeks at BIG MOUNTAIN hostel. Amazing community areas: pool table, ping-pong table, enormous kitchen and the most impressive boulder wall for the rainy afternoons or relax...
  • Miller
    France France
    Good location, super clean dorm and bathroom, bed was massive and comfy, great breakfast. I be impressed when I saw the biggest climbing wall in a hostel.

Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • zona climber
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner • High tea
    • Ambiance

Facilities of Big Mountain Hostel
Great facilities! Review score, 8

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Room service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Cleaning products
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinner nights
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Darts
  • Table tennis
  • Billiards
  • Games room
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Soundproofing
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Big Mountain Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 12:00 to 16:00


From 10:00 to 10:30



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.

FAQs about Big Mountain Hostel

  • Big Mountain Hostel is 350 yards from the centre of Huaraz. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Big Mountain Hostel has 1 restaurant:

    • zona climber

  • Big Mountain Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Billiards
    • Games room
    • Table tennis
    • Darts
    • Movie nights
    • Bike tours
    • Horse riding
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Bicycle rental
    • Walking tours
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Themed dinner nights

  • The prices at Big Mountain Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Big Mountain Hostel is from 12:00, and check-out is until 10:30.