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New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We stayed here for 4 nights. They have free Salsa lessons here nearly every night definitely do them at least once it is really fun. The location is really good short walk to entrance to the 3 crosses, supermarket, shopping mall & downtown. The hostel itself has nice a nice setup the communal areas are nice and they have hammocks,...

1Thank Andrew J
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Iguana was the perfect base for me when I traveled to Cali and traveled around the area. I stayed a couple of days to discover the city and than left twice to make short trips to the countryside and Popayan/San Agustin... I could always leave my big backpack at their storage room, which was perfect. I always came back for...

Thank Theresa G
Lismore, Australia
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

6 companions and myself stayed at the iguana for three night and we had an awesome time! The staff are wonderful and they even provide free salsa lessons :) the showers and warm and the beds are comfortable along with spacious rooms. The vibe in the common room is great too! Always new people to meet and party with! Very...

Thank toneya_8
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Iguana is the perfect place to relax, with exotic fruit on offer, nice hammocks (important after a big night out in the place to Salsa) and lovely staff. Particularly Roland! If you want a relaxed chilled out place 20 mins walk from the centre this is a perfect place!

Thank Vikcyru
Reviewed 5 July 2014

This is a great hostel in a quiet street but within walking distance of all the action. We had a private room that was big, airy and bright with a comfy bed, desk and chair, drawers and a closet. We shared a bathroom that was large, had good hot water and pressure, and was always clean. There were great hang...

Thank rafaki
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

This place does it brilliantly, it offers good value accommodation, in clean, bright bedrooms. The bathroom is shared but is kept spotless & cleaned numerous times a day. The kitchen is great, all the utensils you need, free fresh coffee, super-clean, again cleaned several times a day. Great common areas - inside and out. Staff are extremely helpful & go...

Thank WorldexplorerIrons
Grouw, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We stayed here in a private ensuite room, which was clean and big, with a double bed as well as a bunk bed, a big closet and a bathroom with hot water. Wifi worked in room. The hostel is located in a quiet residencial neighbourhood, close to restaurants and bars. The centre is within walking distance. We loved the communal...

Thank Marganne
Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 30 April 2014

a 17 day-stay in IGUANA after a 2 month-travel in columbia showed me I reached the right place to take rest and having joyfull free lessons of Salsa for a re start .Everything's done to ease you feel good ! A great ad in Cali ,Frendly staff ever ready to help!!!

Thank alan78999
Reviewed 23 April 2014 via mobile

I stayed at this hostal for five days and I really enjoyed it. Very nice service and a GREAT location. The best value for price hostal so far on my trip in south america. It also had a great atmosphere and i loved the free salsa class! Definitely recommend this hostel.

Thank Alexandra M
Cartagena, Colombia
Reviewed 2 April 2014

I was here just for one night , because I had small time in Cali, but in the few time in this hostel was fantastic. The cookman of the hostel was preparing a BBQ in the garden, a good place to socialize and share with people from other countries. Good wi-fi, very safe and confortable. Is located in a residential...

Thank AlinFerrai

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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Iguana has been welcoming backpackers to Cali, Colombia's salsa capital since 1998. The Hostel, with a green garden and excellent location in a quiet and secure residential neighbourhood is an oasis of calm but yet a stonethrow away from the local nightlife and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Iguana Hostel

Address: Avenida 9A Calle 22 N, Cali, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Valle del Cauca Department > Cali
Price Range: €16 - €21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“wifi is only in the common area, not in any of the rooms, but this just makes you go out and socialize more.”
007Nomad, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We were upstairs overlooking the back garden/hang out area.”
rafaki, 5 Jul 2014 | Read review
“depends of interest and guests in at that date ! in any cases staff 's open for changes !”
alan78999, 30 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Make sure to get a room that doesn't face the street.”
JoeW340, 26 Dec 2013 | Read review
“I stayed in the big dorm which was a bit noisy in the mornngs when the cleaner would be talking loudly near the window.”
Den367, 14 Dec 2013 | Read review
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