Why Bothy Hostels?

Our showers are hot and our Wifi is speedy and our location is unbeatable. We serve a basic breakfast from 8am to 12pm daily including bread, jam, tea and coffee including a stunning view. If you want some breakfast treats such as fresh pressed juice, pancakes, muesli, fruit salad or a full greasy fry up after a night out, we can sort you out too. We want to make your stay in Arequipa as easy as possible and are happy to help you with booking tours as well as organize your onward journey.

You are here to enjoy your stay - we take care of the rest.


We provide lockers in your room so all your stuff can be safely stored away. We also have charging lockers at the front desk if you want to leave your phone.  All the rooms have their own key as well.

Bothy Arequipa 

  • Late check out at midday
  • Travel Desk / Travel Info
  • Large communal areas
  • Comunal Kitchen 
  • No curfew
  • A private bathroom for each 4-person dorm
  • Safe and secure rooms
  • Secure hostel entrance
  • Big lockers to store your belongings
  • Rooftop terrace with hammocks
  • Fun and friendly staff
  • Free Internet/ Wi-Fi / TV
  • Pool
  • Free breakfast
  • Hot Water 24/7
  • Linen included
  • Luggage storage
  • English, French, Spanish and German spoken
  • Volunteer opportunities in local schools
  • Only 5 min walk to the Plaza del Armas and city center


Bothy Puno 

  • Late check out at midday
  • Comfy and warm duvets - you wont be feeling cold in Bothy Puno
  • 3 bathrooms with guaranteed hot water 24/7
  • Fully equipped, communal kitchen for you to express your culinary talents
  • Large, communal living area where you can snuggle up on our sofas wrapped up with our comfy blankets
  • TV room with a vast collection of DVD’s
  • No curfew and a generous check-out time of 12pm
  • Fun and friendly, English speaking staff
  • Rooftop terrace with fantastic views over Lake Titicaca
  • Free Internet/ Wi-Fi
  • Only 3 blocks from the Plaza de Armas but located in a safe and quiet area away from the smog and noise of the city centre
  • Lockers and baggage storage
  • Bus Terminal and Airport pick-up Juliaca 90.00 soles 40 minuts drive to puno city
  • Communal kitchen