A charming hostel right in the historic City Centre

With an on site cafe and and a quiet, laid back vibe, Hostel Caracol is the perfect place to relax and enjoy Popayan at your own pace.

Meet locals and fellow travelers over a cup of locally grown coffee or a cake in the in-house cafe, serving breakfasts and snacks from 7.30am.

See the city from another angle by taking a ride around town on one of our free city bikes!

Enjoy the homely feel, lounging in the plant filled patios or in the quiet and comfy rooms.

Make the most of our friendly hostel team on hand with a wealth of information to help you plan your time in Popayan and your onward journey. You can also book tours like the active volcano hike or thermal springs biking trip as well as activities like Spanish and dance classes through PopayanTours, directly from the hostel reception.

Our wifi internet and public computers mean that you can always stay connected and we have bed-side charging points in all rooms as well as power sockets in the the security lockers.

The fully equipped guest kitchen is a sociable hub for those who prefer to prepare their own meals and we are just minutes walk from the local market and supermarkets.

Make the most of our laundry service with a load washed and dried in 5 hours for 15,000 Pesos.

If you'd like to see more of the Hostel Caracol, please take our Virtual Tour!

We are a formal and legally registered business - committed to a fair living wage for all our staff and committed to the Colombian Government's new Sustainability Policy.