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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 January 2015

This place has everything a party hostel needs; a pool, rooftop terrace, bar with parties and live music. The private room was really nice, but a bit pricy if your on a hostel budget. Best place to stay in Cartagena.

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MediaLuna247, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Media Luna Hostel, responded to this review
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Gracias por los comentarios! Esperamos que vuelvas pronto a disfrutar de Cartagena y del hostel!

Krems an der Donau, Lower Austria, Austria
Reviewed 25 December 2014

We stayed at this hostel for 2 nights and it was a really nice hostel experience. Located in getsemani, it is close to where all the party goes on at night and right next to the walled city. The rooms are rustical, but the AC is worth gold considering the hot temperatures in cartagena. The huge kitchen is a plus,...

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MediaLuna247, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Media Luna Hostel, responded to this review

Hi Felix, Thanks so much for your comments!! We are pleased you enjoyed the facilities and atmosphere of the hostel! Hope to see you soon!

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Omg... This hostel was such a headache to me. I've been traveling through south America for 8 months and this hostel is BY FAR the WORST! Rooms: no outlets, only 2!!!! Everything in the room is so dirty and so nasty, it looks like an abandoned house. Small lockers. Wifi is awful. No breakfast. Expensive hostel. Disgusting swimming pool. The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2014

To put things into perspective a room without aircon and no breakfast cost 35 k. A room across the road at mamallena with aircon and free breakfast is 10 k less. I am not sure what the hype is about. . .

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MediaLuna247, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Media Luna Hostel, responded to this review
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Gracias por tus comentarios. En esta temporada, las habitaciones con Aire Acondicionado están 35K; y con ventilador 30K. Con otros...

Reviewed 27 November 2014 via mobile

The location, rooftop patio and bar were awesome. The rooms kind of looked like prison cells and needed more fans, or AC. The one fan our room had was very high up because of the high ceilings and did very little to cool us down. The bathrooms could be cleaned more as well. Kind of a loud party atmosphere but...

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Muchas gracias por tu crítica. Tendremos en cuenta los comentarios para prestar un mejor servicio día a día para que...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights and didn't really get too sleep, since there was a lot going on. Location of the hostel is great, the staff is very friendly, helpful and they will provide you with anything you may need for any excursion. The hostel itself is I'd say is average, beds are good but won't help the incredible heat...

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Muchas gracias por tus comentarios! Ofrecemos también habitaciones con Aire Acondicionado en caso de solicitarlo. Esperamos que regreses y disfrutes...

Puerto Montt, Chile
Reviewed 5 November 2014

I would like to thank the whole Media Luna Hostel Team, they are truly hard-working and honest people, and can bring you a friendly and complete host service for young tourists visiting Cartagena for holidays or work. Special thanks to Mariane. It was great to swim in the pool every morning.

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Reviewed 1 November 2014

Good location in the center of Getsamani . The check in is 24h/24h wich is great if you need to find a place open at 3 in the morning after a long bus ride overnight. Not so good if you stay in the dorms and want to get some sleep. I was going to spend another night but decided to...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 31 October 2014

The hostel is really nice; its nearby the port, 3 minutes walking to the old city, has many, many restaurants, clubs and bars at the street... the localization is just perfect! The people who work there are really friendly and very helpful. You can hire there boat trips, city tours, walks or anything that you wanna do. They have “parties”...

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Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

This hostel is overpriced and survives purely from past reputation. The 30 mil pesos that you pay doesn't even include breakfast. The showers are invariably dirty, although inexplicably they close one level of bathrooms for 'cleaning' during peak hours (ie between 8 and 10 am when most people are trying to get ready for the day). There's also no real...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mango..como estar en casaHostal exclusivo con capacidad máxima para 11 personasAmbiente íntimo y tranquilo por su ubicación privilegiada y la capacidad limitada de pasajeros.Cuenta con tres habitaciones, con capacidad máxima para cuatro personas.Habitaciones con baño compartido y baño privado.Cuenta con áreas comunes , sala de estar, living, comedor y terraza.Cocina abierta para uso de pasajerosAcceso wifi incluido en la tarifaServicio de aseo y toallas de baño incluido en la tarifaDesayuno incluido en la tarifaServicio de lavandería ... more   less 

Additional Information about Media Luna Hostel

Address: Calle Media Luna 10-46, Cartagena, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range: €19 - €82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Media Luna Hostel 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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“Room With Air Con Needed !”
 of 5 bubbles FrauSchip, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Chambre climatisé (il y en a une sur 30 chambres :) )”
 of 5 bubbles 85guillaumet, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All you need is a bed, a roof and a secure place to put your belongings. :)”
 of 5 bubbles Y9325USkarend, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“try to get the room beside the tv room as it has access to both the wifi accounts at the hostel”
 of 5 bubbles kristinn600, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“second floor rooms are nice and cool”
 of 5 bubbles 739joaom, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
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