Featuring a restaurant and free WiFi access in the common areas, Mercaderes Backpackers offers accommodations in Arequipa. Shared bathroom facilities are available. The city's main square is 20 metres away. At Mercaderes Backpackers guests will find a 24-hour front desk, a shared kitchen, a terrace and a bar. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge, a games room and a tour desk. The property is located 100 metres from Juanita Museum and 200 metres from the Santa Catalina Convent.
Based on local tax laws, Peruvian citizens (and foreigners staying more than 59 days in Peru) must pay an additional fee of 18% .To be exempt from this 18% additional fee (IVA), a copy of the immigration card and passport must be presented. Please note both documents are required for fee exemption. Guests who are not able to present both documents will be required to pay the fee. Foreign business travellers who require a printed invoice, will also be charged the additional 18% regardless of the length of their stay in Peru. This fee is not automatically calculated in the total costs for the reservation.