El Albergue Español is a youth hostel located in Arequipa's historic centre, just 985 feet from Plaza de Armas Square and 1,641 feet from Santa Catelina Convent. Free WiFi access is available here. The colonial-style property offers simple rooms with vaulted stone ceilings. Some rooms have a private bathroom and cable TV. Solar panels are used to heat the water. El Albergue Español has an attractive terrace with volcano views. The reception offers free luggage storage, and there are also laundry facilities. There is a large market just 493 feet away, while the main financial area is within a 1-minute walk.