El Jacal Backpacker

El Jacal Backpacker


1066 Jiron 28 de Julio, Huaraz, Peru

ExcellentBased on 274 reviews


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Reviews for El Jacal Backpacker

ExcellentBased on 274 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.1
  • Comfort9.1
  • Location8.9
  • Services8.7
  • Staff9.4
  • Value for money9.1
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travelers 

About El Jacal Backpacker

Located in Huaraz, El Jacal Backpacker is within a 10-minute drive of Monumento Nacional Wilcahuain Ruin and provides free private parking on site. Guests can also enjoy free internet in all areas.

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

0.3 mi

Location rating




12:00 PM


11:30 AM


Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+51 4375 0220

Amenities at El Jacal Backpacker

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared bathroom
  • Garden view
  • Shared kitchen
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Shower
  • Breakfast included
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Microwave
  • Socket near the bed
  • No smoking
  • Balcony
  • Kitchenware
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • City view
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Coffee machine
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • TV
  • Free parking
  • Picnic area
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Desk
  • Dining area
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Kitchen
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage available
  • Private parking


  • Library


  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry service
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk

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Where is El Jacal Backpacker

Getting Around

Huaraz Huaraz, El veloz0.4 mi
Huaraz Challwa0.5 mi
Huaraz Movil Tours0.9 mi
Chimbote Chimbote Central Bus Station76.2 mi

FAQs when booking at El Jacal Backpacker

  • Is pricing at El Jacal Backpacker comparable to 2 star hotels in Huaraz?

    El Jacal Backpacker is generally less than the average price of 2 stars hotels in Huaraz. On average, you can expect to pay 19.59 per night in Huaraz. El Jacal Backpacker will run you $9 per night, which is 55% cheaper than the Huaraz average.

  • What is the El Jacal Backpacker phone number?

    For questions about El Jacal Backpacker and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +51 4375 0220.

  • Does El Jacal Backpacker have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, El Jacal Backpacker has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at El Jacal Backpacker?

    11:30 AM. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 12:00 PM.

  • How much does it cost to stay at El Jacal Backpacker, Huaraz, Peru?

    Prices at El Jacal Backpacker will vary depending on when you plan to stay and what room type you require. The average nightly room price recently has been $9, though some users have found rates as low as $8. To see prices for your dates, enter them in the form above.

  • Does El Jacal Backpacker have a laundry service?

    This accommodation does offer laundry services.

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