The Best Hostels in Guatemala City

The Best Hostels in Guatemala City
Being a large city, Guatemala City has a lot to offer, but also many different neighborhoods. The hostels are just as varied. Some are quiet and relaxing, some are social, and some provide more benefits that others. Below, we've listed some of the best the city has to offer. With free breakfast, tours and transportation, and clean, comfortable rooms, all of these hostels are worth checking out.
How much do hostels in Guatemala City cost?

You can find our comprehensive analysis of all hostel prices in Guatemala City here. We've found the average prices of dorms and private rooms, as well as the typical prices of hostels with various amenities, too.



A safe, clean hostel near the airport

Dorm Bed from $25.00
Private Room from $21.00
Overall Rating: 78%
16 street 8-00 Zone 13 Aurora 1, Guatemala City
Convenience is the theme at this nicely decorated hostel. Being so close to the airport, one might think it was shady, but the opposite is true. They are located in a gated community which is very safe. Furthermore, the cozy and well-appointed rooms (both private rooms and dorm rooms are available) create a great atmosphere and are kept clean and ship-shape! Free breakfast is only one more reason that this place should be on every traveler's short list. It's perfect if you need to stay near the airport because of an early or late flight, but that's not the only reason you should stay. They also offer Wi-Fi, a pool, and comfortable common areas and courtyard for relaxing.


A quiet bed and breakfast near the airport

Dorm Bed from $17.00
Private Room from $16.33
Overall Rating: 87%
17 Calle 7-46 zona 13 Aurora I, Guatemala City
Close to the airport and offering a free ride for your flight, Guatefriends provides a comfortable and colorful Guatemalan atmosphere for guests. Offering private rooms of various sizes, as well as dorm beds in small, quiet dorm rooms. They also claim to have hot water all day long, which is perfect for those arriving or departing who wish to clean up for their flights.

They offer free breakfast (after all, they refer to themselves as a bed & breakfast as well as a hostel), plus towels, Wi-Fi, tour and excursion booking, shuttle services, a communal kitchen, TVs, and a game room, plus more.


Private Room from $12.75
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 100%
3a Avenida 18-78, Zona 14, Guatemala City
This terrific hostel offers friendly service, bicycle hire, a common room, board games, and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a cafe, self-catering facilities, and a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, parking, towels included, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $12.00
Private Room from $7.44
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 92%
Ruta 5, 7-33 zona 4 Guatemala, Guatemala City
You'll love this hostel because of it's good location and quality amenities. It features friendly service and a common room. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast, a cafe, self-catering facilities, and a microwave. Wi-fi, luggage storage, parking, towels included, and internet access are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $7.07
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 91%
3ra calle A 18-74 zona 1, Guatemala City
This terrific hostel offers friendly service. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular.


Dorm Bed from $10.00
Private Room from $10.00
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 87%
14 Calle 0-61 Zona 10, Guatemala City
You'll love this hostel because of it's good location and quality amenities. It features friendly service, bicycle hire, and a common room. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, security lockers, 24 hour reception, towels included, internet access, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $10.61
Private Room from $8.84
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 86%
Ruta 1 4-48 Zona 4, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala City
Rio Hostel is very popular due to the atmosphere, great location, and long list of amenities. It features friendly service, a bar, and a common room. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast and a restaurant. Wi-fi, security lockers, 24 hour reception, towels included, internet access, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Dorm Bed from $20.00
Private Room from $17.93
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 83%
8 Ave 15 - 85 zona 13 Aurora I, Guatemala City
You'll love this hostel because of it's good location and quality amenities. It features friendly service, a common room, board games, and cable tv. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, 24 hour reception, parking, towels included, internet access, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.
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