Great Hostels

Rental, Adults only

2 stars

Ricardo Zurita Carrillo y Ambato, Banos 180250

+593 3274 1825
Very good

based on 626 reviews

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About Great Hostels, Banos

Value for money
Featuring a fully equipped common kitchen and game room, Backpackers Los Pinos offers a restaurant, BBQ facilities and a garden in Baños. Free Wi-Fi and breakfast are included. The thermal baths are 300 metres away. Backpackers Los Pinos has rooms with private bathrooms and balconies, and dormitories with shared bathroom facilities. Free Wi-Fi access is available in public areas. The restaurant serves international dishes and free Caipirinhas are offered on Saturdays. Laundry services and massage sessions are available upon request. The bus and train station are 900 metres away and Quito city and airport are a 3-hour drive away. Free private parking is possible on site.

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Adults only
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Mosquito net
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Cleaning products
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Adults only
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge service
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Packed lunches
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Pool table
  • Night club


  • Window
  • Garden view
  • Lockers
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Privacy curtain
  • Storage available


  • Wine glasses
  • Shared kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Streaming service

Family friendly

  • Indoor play area
  • Children's high chair
  • Playground


  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Laundry facilities

Places of interest near Great Hostels

Attractions in Banos, Ecuador curated by momondo

Great Hostels location: Ricardo Zurita Carrillo y Ambato, Banos 180250

Top landmarks

Church of the Virgin of the Holy Water0.2 mi
Banos Park0.2 mi
Banos Market0.6 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Carpe Diem0.3 mi

Great Hostels Reviews

Very goodBased on 626 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great Staff and facilities! (in 67 reviews)
  • Also very nice breakfast! (in 58 reviews)
  • Private room was very nice! (in 33 reviews)
Cons -
  • WiFi was poor in bedroom. (in 20 reviews)
  • The room charge plugs are loose. (in 17 reviews)
  • Hot water and good water pressure. (in 6 reviews)

Great Hostels room booking info

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Frequently asked questions

  • How does Great Hostels compare to other 2 star hotels in Banos?

    2 star hotels in Banos typically cost $41/night, but Great Hostels is typically available for $10/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • Are there food options at Great Hostels?

    Yes, Great Hostels does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Banos for those looking for something different. If you are staying at Great Hostels, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Great Hostels have a pool?

    Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Great Hostels. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Great Hostels is +593 3274 1825.

  • How close is Great Hostels to Banos city center?

    When staying at Great Hostels there is just 0.3 mi between you and Banos city center. While making your way to the center of Banos, you should plan to visit Church of the Virgin of the Holy Water, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • What is the phone number for Great Hostels?

    You can reach the main line at +593 3274 1825.

  • Does Great Hostels have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Great Hostels has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Great Hostels?

    12:00 PM is the check-out time at Great Hostels. Late check-out may be available at the hotel's discretion.

  • How much is a room at Great Hostels?

    Depending on the room type you prefer and your travel dates, the cost will differ. Average price per night at Great Hostels, Banos is $39, but you may find great deals as low as $10. You can find rates for your trip in the form above.

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