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Hostel Finca La Gordita

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We booked a family bungalow for 6 with sea vieuw. The pictures and discription showed a pool, wifi, aircon, communal kitchen incl, BBQ place. The pictures showed it was basic but well kept and mainteined The place had various good references. Prior arrival we received infromation from the host that the adress details on booking are not correct and we...

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Reviewed 6 February 2016

We loved staying here! Orna & her husband are lovely and helpful and their property is beautiful If you're looking for a place outside of the typical party hostels at Santa Marta. We enjoyed exploring their huge property & having the animals around us - though it can get loud early morning if you're a light sleeper. To get to...

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Reviewed 10 January 2016

We stayed there before and after a long trek to Lost City. Before the trek, we rented one of their cabins, which has a double bed, three single beds, a dinner table, cable TV, bathroom and a little kitchen. It doesn't have air conditioning because the windows have no glass but nets, and there are three roof fans, so temperature...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

I really don't uderstand the previous review. We really loved this hostel. It is nice and clean, and the owner is very helpful. The place is a perfect starting point for a visit day / several day track in park tayrona. The hostal is very close to an entrace to the park (not the main entrace). I my opinion this...

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Cali, Colombia
Reviewed 6 June 2013

This place is the WORST MIS-representation we have EVER seen. We rented what was supposed to be ONE of four cabanas, to include a single/master room. There were 17 of us. When we got there? OMG . . . talk about a SHOCKER! And after 14 hours of travel. The bus ride alone from the airport was over THREE hours....

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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cheap hostel near to park tayrona in santamarta colombia. Santa marta is the new home of hostel mochileros or tourist We are located near the tayrona park, 1 km after calabazos town. This place is a ranch very confortable next to santamrta city with every vary rooms por aloneperson or friend groups, familys, travelers, marrieds etc... We have mixt rooms, private rooms, independs houses with all dotacion. Kitchen and pool included. Beach and river next in front. Come here for an experience that you dont forget never. The farms has animals, fruit trees, and ecology environment. You can walk by the mountains and see the natural features. Directions Farm gordita km 22 road santamarta - riohacha sector calabazo santamarta magdalena colombia From airport or bus terminal or in santa marta city If you are coming from santa marta bus terminal get a bus, taxi or moto-taxi to mamatoco gas- station on the intersection to minca. There at the gas station you get a local bus to guachaca palomino... Or if you find a taxi or a intermunicipal bus that goes north directions tayrona park or in that way, that's the bus u need... To get off: ask driver that you are going passing the small town of calabazo, only 1 kilometer after calabazo town, in finca la gordita on the left side of the road, is about the km 22 from sm ... more   less 

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Address: | km 22 Troncal Caribe via Santa Marta-Riohacha, Santa Marta 470001, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Price Range: €15 - €30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“Rooms in the main house are better than the cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles 556angelas, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“There did NOT appear to BE a "good" room. Photos to share? We're sorry, but we were so blown away at the mis-representation of what was supposed to be a wonderful famiy experience . . . that we never even thought of fotos.”
 of 5 bubbles f9ers55, 5 Jun 2013 | Read review
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