El Mochilero

Jiron Independencia 887, Trujillo, Peru
+51 4429 7842

based on 117 reviews

El Mochilero
Mon 9/20
Tue 9/21
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About El Mochilero

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
With a stay at El Mochilero in Trujillo (Downtown Trujillo), you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Trujillo Plaza de Armas and Monasterio del Carmen. Featured amenities include a computer station, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage.

Rooms available at El Mochilero

Mon 9/20
Tue 9/21
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Amenities at El Mochilero

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Health and safety

  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Shared kitchen

Services and conveniences

  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • 24hr front desk


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


  • Laundry facilities


  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Gift shop

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Jiron Independencia 887, Trujillo

What's nearby

  • Palacio Iturregui367 yd
  • Museo de Arqueologia de la Universidad Nacional de Trujillo0.3 mi
  • Trujillo Cathedral0.4 mi
  • Mansiche Stadium0.4 mi
  • Casa Orbegoso0.4 mi
  • Plaza de Armas de Trujillo0.4 mi
  • Trujillo Plaza de Armas0.4 mi
  • Casa Urquiaga0.4 mi
  • Trujillo Museo de Arqueologia0.5 mi
  • Huaca La Esmeralda1.4 mi
  • Huaca de la Luna2.7 mi
  • Huaca del Sol3.1 mi



Check in anytime after 1:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at El Mochilero

  • El Mochilero is located at Jiron Independencia 887, 0.7 miles from the center of Trujillo. Palacio Iturregui is the closest landmark to El Mochilero.

  • Check-in time is 1:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at El Mochilero.

  • Yes, El Mochilero offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, El Mochilero does not offer free parking.

  • No, El Mochilero does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • El Mochilero is 6 miles from Trujillo. El Mochilero is 76.2 miles from Cajamarca.

  • Yes, El Mochilero is a pet-friendly hotel.

  • No, El Mochilero does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

0.7 mi

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