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Hostel Huaraz, Peru

12 reviews12

Good energy in the Andes!

Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with international travelers
4 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Connect with the locals
4 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Teaching Languages
Teach a language to guests or local communities.
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Necesito una persona extranjera para la ayuda con la limpieza del hostel, dar desayunos a los turistas y practicar ingles ó frances. El hostel es pequeño, así que no hay mucho por hacer,

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  • Beginner English or Beginner Spanish
  • Between 18 and 50 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
1 week
Stay up to
4 weeks

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12 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

4 Meeting international travelers

4 Meeting locals

4 Immersing in the local culture

4 Get in touch with nature

2 Practicing English

1 Developing social awareness



I had a good time in my two weeks at climbing point. The tasks were exactly like described (making breakfast, cleaning, making the beds) and the hours were respected as well.
Most days you would only learn in the evening when you would work the next day (either morning or afternoon), that is something i would have loved to know a couple of days in advance.
Other than that, Omar, his daughter and also the guests are very nice and i got to know many great travelers. What is cool also, is that you can use equipment like climbing gear for free.

3 months ago



Omar is a lovely host and the work is easy, cleaning, serving breakfast and dressing beds in the morning, afternoons are mostly off. The hostel itself is missing a hang out area at the moment, but Omar is working on a roof terrasse and a big kitchen, which is gonna make the hostel a beautiful place to stay. There are a lot of things to do in Huaraz, be aware of the altitude though!

over 3 years ago



Huaraz es un lugar increíble. Omar, y su hija jazmín son personas transparentes, humildes, empaticas y siempre están dispuestas a permitir al voluntario disfrutar de su estadía en Huaraz. Las actividades laborales son simples y generalmente cortas. He disfrutado muchísimo esta experiencia, estoy enormemente agradecido por la posibilidad que se me brindó. Sin duda volvería!

3 months ago



Mi experiencia en el hostel climbing point fue única e irrepetible, la verdad fue una buena oportunidad realizar mi voluntariado en huaraz porque puse disfrutar muchas actividades dentro y fuera del hostel.

conocí muchos viajeros internacionales y nacionales, compartí con gente local como Omar y su hija.

me recibieron bien y fueron respetuosos en tema de horarios y funciones.

me agradó mucho el lugar es sencillo pero con mucho ambiente viajero.

recomiendo a Omar y su hostel como un lugar para disfrutar de la región.

4 months ago



Tuve la fortuna de que Omar me acogiera dia antes de lo planeado y programado , los horarios , funciones y establecido en la plataforma es respetado y ejecutado tal cual .
Me sentí apoyada y guiada para realizar mis planes de entrenamiento y trecking que iban más enfocados a algo no Tan comercial y turístico sinno más local .
La coordillera blanca es sencillamente especial y mágica , falto tiempo para disfrutar de sus montañas , lagunas y naturaleza .

Hostel Climbing Point fue mi hogar un mes y así me sentí . Gracias Omar por tu generosidad y apoyo en mi estadía .

5 months ago

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About the host

Hosted by omar

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This host receives a lot of worldpackers and has a high average rating.
Response Rate
This host usually answers to 10% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 8 days

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