The most popular La Point Hostel is a beautifully converted colonial house located in the heart of Cusco, only two blocks from the pubs, clubs, restaurants and shopping of the Plaza de Armas. They are a hostel run by backpackers for backpackers so they know what you want: a fun, safe and relaxed place to base yourself as you explore the beautiful city of Cusco, the scenic Sacred Valley and party, party, party.

The Horny Llama Bar is also a great place to hang out, drink, chat or watch live sports events on widescreen TV’s. Every evening there are different events in the bar, including pool competitions, poker, theme parties or DJ’s.

La Point Hostels are also in Lima, Lake Titicaca, Mancora and Arequipa.


Address: Meson de la Estrella 172, Cusco
Telephone: (++51) 84 252 266


Located on Meson de la Estrella, La Point Hostel is one of the best situated backpacker hostels, situated just a 2 minute walk from Cusco’s main square Plaza de Armas.


  • Restaurant / Bar
  • Hot Water
  • Free Internet / Wifi
  • Cable TV
  • Garden Area
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Ping Pong & Pool Tables
  • Laundry Services

Rooms / Dorms

La Point offers 12 – 6 person shared dorm rooms, with bunk beds. Plus private double and single rooms available. All rooms have access to showers and bathrooms.




Large Dorm (12 beds) – S/.22 (around US$8.00)
Small Dorm
 (8 beds) – S/.28 (around US$10.00)
Mini Dorm
 (6 beds) – S/.30 (around US$11.00)
Double Room
(1 Double Bed) – S/.40 (around US$13)
Single Room
(1 bed)  – S/.40 (around US$13)

Our Thoughts!

One of the best locations for a hostel in Cusco! La Point Hostel is everything that a backpacker is looking for and a bit more. This is a party hostel, so if you are looking for a good night of sleep don’t stay here. Complaints over un-friendly staff are not un-common.

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