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La Tortuga Hostel

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Room & Suite (7)
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“rooftop bar”(8 reviews)
“the owner”(17 reviews)
“stay longer”(4 reviews)
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All reviewsrooftop barthe ownerstay longerother guestslaid back vibeenjoyed my staygreat placean amazing viewdiving tripsgood vibesplace is cleanin townthe kitchenrooms are cleanmonabamboomonica
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Fortunately we found this nice hostel after a bad one in Taganga. The location is not that good and safe but it has a pool and it is cheap for what you get.The owner is really cool, the other staff is ok. They give good...More

Thank Eleofollo
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Aside from it's structural beauty, the Tortuga is special and I wish there was one in every Colombian city i visited. The size is perfect and so it's never overcrowded. It starts to feel like home pretty quickly and is likely the best sunset spot...More

Thank Pushydan
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Taganga is a small village in Santa Marta, but this hostel has a great location. You can walk to the center of the village, where you'll find bars, restaurants and nightlife. The room was modest but comfortable - no air conditioning but the fan was...More

Thank marisobralsp
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Great vibe in this hostel. It looked lovely and there was a lovely staff. There is a small turtle which is adorable. The hostel is located over three buildings with three patio's. I only stayed one night but it was a bit difficult because of...More

Thank yessietje
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This place is definitely a great option in Taganga. It is a cool building with a great view and excellent service. Mónica, the owner, and the entire staff were very friendly and helpful, they recommended and helped us booking activities around the area (like scuba...More

Thank Lina G
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$16 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette
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Price range
US$16 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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Traveller (44)
Room & Suite (7)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (11)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Saskia W
13 July 2015|
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Response from AlfreVilla |
Hi Saskia Yea....you can leave your bag in our luggage room for free See ya Alfredo
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"dorms are good"
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"Dormitory bads are dirty"
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"Rooms facing the pool are quieter."
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"Dorms may get dirty quickly because of all the traffic with muddy shoes"
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