HI Hostel Onkel Inn 1886

Calle Colombia 257, Galeria Colonial, La Paz, Bolivia, 2000

Overall Rating: 78

The new Hostel Hi Honkel Inn 1886 is a place for young people run by young people. It is much more than a hostel; it is a guest and friend house, a "cool" place for "cool" people, safe and with a new infrastructure, with a bar and Jacuzzi.


Facilities at this hostel include:

  • Bar
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Currency Exchange
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk


Rating Type
78 Overall
69 Atmosphere
75 Staff
86 Location
87 Cleanliness
74 Facilities
83 Safety
0 Fun
74 Value

Important Information

“Onkel Inn” is a safe place, with a new infrastructure, located in a refurbished house dated in 1886. It belongs to the Hostelling International network. It is located in the most central area of town, between Plaza de San Pedro and Paseo del Prado. Being in the heart of town, it is a central base in the tourist circuit, near the Colonial Town and Indians neighborhoods (Illampu and Sagárnaga Streets, Witches Market and the Church of San Francisco), near the official town around Plaza Murillo, (State Powers, Historic Museums, Art Museums and near the mystic Jaén Street). Next to the old Paseo del Prado, invaded by the modern town skyscrapers and by the nightlife area in the nearby neighborhoods (Sopocachi and some others), the best nightlife area for all tastes and expectations, Pubs, Cafés, Clubs, the new Bolivian cinema and other cultural spots of the contemporary life of the city of La Paz, squares and parks, Urbano Central Park, with a jogging and cycling trail. By staying in Onkel Inn 1886, you will not only be in a resting place, but also you will enjoy comfortable and bright rooms, clean and disinfected bathrooms, an open air Jacuzzi in the terrace, a staircase called “U Boot” with an exit to a footbridge over the roof, where you can watch the unique view of the hillsides, which provides an identity to the city natural and cultural landscape. You will also be able to see the San Pedro´s Church front, among the Plaza trees´ tops. Onkel Inn offers a spot to watch nature and architectural evidence, such as the Recoleta Church Gothic Towers in the heart of the modern city. You will also be able to enjoy some delightful night time at the Onkel’s Pub Happy Hour, before heading for a fun place. Come and enjoy our hostel’s hospitality and friendship, Onkel Inn 1886, where you will not only enjoy a pleasant dream, rest and fun, but you will also be immersed in history and you will make friends for ever and ever. Attractions: - Cultural centre nearby - Museums/art galleries nearby - City centre location - Historical sites nearby - Hiking area - Main attractions nearby - Swimming pool at or near hostel - Nightlife nearby - Horse riding near hostel - Restaurants nearby - Shopping centre/market nearby - Hostel with a difference - Mountainous/hilly area Facilities: - Discounts and concessions available - Family rooms available - Breakfast in price - Hostel open 24h - TV room - Self-catering kitchen - Groups welcome - Common room(s) - Sheets in price - Travel/Tour bureau - Laundry facilities - Cycle rental available at or near the hostel - Internet access - Café/Bar - Currency exchange at or near hostel - Games room - Individual traveler welcome - Luggage Store - Basic store available at or near the hostel - Rates include local tax - Cycle store at Hostel