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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed 2 nights at the hostel, we took the cocohab and said that we wanted the vegetarian option for meals, this are the pros and cons of my experience: Pros: - First of all, I agree with many of the reviews I read here before my trip, the food is delicious. They really know what they do in the...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely stay and great facilities. Literally feels like a resort for backpackers. Only got weird at the end. During your stay they keep all your water and food and room cost on a tab and at the end they just give you a random figure of what you owe and don't tell you the breakdown at all. Staying there for...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After traveling around Colombia and having great customer service experiences I had high hopes for this hostel as it was on the pricey side. Unfortunately I was extremely disappointed by the staff here. they are arrogant, non engaging and just plain rude. The area the where it's located is amazing it's not the best to swim or surf as extremely...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time here. Stayed in the hammock dorm for two nights - would have stayed longer but I couldn't hack any more in the hammock and needed a proper bed. Very chilled staff. Good food. Nice beach. Great people. Clean environment. Location is in the middle of nowhere (one other hostel within walking distance) but friendly communal vibe...

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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this place!! Amazing food amazing people, I slept great, everything super organized. I had one of my best new years here! Live band with Pernet and Li from Bomba Stereo. Great to rest but also to have fun.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We spent 6 nights at Costeno for NYE and stayed in the massive dorm which is totally open and each bed has a mosquito net so no bites. This hostel has an amazing location right on the beach with lots of hammocks and beds for lounging. The food at the restaurant is really good. You get a few choices for...

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

La verdad me fui con un mal sabor. Es una lástima porque la comida es deliciosa, las hamacas son... aceptables, y alguna gente del staff es muy querida. El primer día me robaron una pantaloneta de baño y lo único que tuvieron para decir varios del staff fue "ah, qué lástima" (parafraseando), ...algún otro lugar ofrecería una pequeña compensación o...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

When you arrive at Costeño you are given a wristband. Sort of like a dog collar, it's got an I.D. on it - your account number. Costeño is a big commercial set-up with dozens of beds. Like any successful commercial hostel they know the formula to keep the young and liberal happy - yoga, live music, quirky café with tattooed...

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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

It's a beautiful hostel, the dorms have no walls but the mosquito nets are good. It's surrounded by palmtrees and hammocks. They have a little workout space too. The food is expensive and you only have one item on the menu at night. You can go to Brisa Tranquilla, a few minutes further. They have a menu and it's a...

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Someren, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I intended to stay two nights, I ended up staying five. What a nice hostel, amazing food and located directly on the beach. Good for some surfing, beachvolley, or just chilling. You can sign up for food three times a day and everytime has been amazing. Recommended!!

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Additional Information about Costeno Beach Surf Camp

Address: Km 39 Toncal de Caribe, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Magdalena Department
Price Range: €29 - €31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“There are no relevant difference between cocohabs and uvitahabs”
 of 5 bubbles 463cesarr, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Uvitas and Cabins are great. The shared dorm is great too, although shared witn more than 20 people since it s open, you hear the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles Andreadukus, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“las hamacas son frías y algo incómodas, están pensadas para gente de talla pequeña. Yo mido 1.80 y no logré acomodarme bien.”
 of 5 bubbles juanlG6179EW, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Take a hut if you prefer it quiet and like your privacy”
 of 5 bubbles sunchiller22, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Hammocks were cheap and great. I love hammocks so I am biased.”
 of 5 bubbles maxsB9555UQ, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
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