La Paz, whilst vibrant, fun and incredibly entertaining, can be quite chaotic. Here we have selected the best hostels in the city to get a good nights sleep, meet other travelers and explore the city from a safe and central location:
Drawing hundreds of travelers from all around the world, this is the bar to meet new people and party hard. Laying claim to the title of highest Irish bar in the world, Wild Rover is without doubt famous for its sociable environment and crazy party scene.
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Situated on a narrow side-street, you will find a picturesque hostel providing guests with friendly service, clean rooms and a quiet atmosphere.
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Positioned on one of the busiest streets in La Paz, Arthy’s Guesthouse nonetheless is a quiet oasis, sheltered from the car honking and dog barking outside.
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If you’re looking for a clean, quiet and inexpensive place to stay, Hostal Sol Andino is a great choice.
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If you’ve been traveling through South America, you’ve more than likely heard of Loki, a hostel chain famous for its epic parties and infamous “bloodbombs”.
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Owned and run by the same management as Cruz de los Andes, this economically priced hostel provides travelers with a safe and tranquil place to rest after a busy day of sight-seeing.
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Looking for a comfortable bed as well as a cold beer? Adventure Brew Hostel and B&B is South America’s only hostel with a brewery on site serving up great service as well as their very own micro-beer.
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Located in the heart of La Paz’s tourist center, Hostal Naira is more charming hotel than backpacker haunt. Set in a 20th century colonial-style building, the hostel features original decor, 32 spotlessly clean and comfortable rooms, 24 hour security, friendly service and an onsite restaurant/bar.
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Situated in the touristic center of La Paz, Hostal Provenzal is a great base for discovering all La Paz has to offer. The colorful yellow and blue themed rooms are simple yet clean, featuring private bathrooms with hot showers, TV, telephone, free WiFi and balconies with scenic views of La Paz.
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Meaning “how beautiful” in Quechua, Hostal Ananay is a comfortable and relaxing haven located in the historic centre of La Paz, just 500 meters from the cities main plaza.
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