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Overview
Carrera 8b No. 27-75 District of Bavaria, Santa Marta 470001 Colombia See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2.5 Star accommodation
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This is the best place that you could come across in Santa Marta with backpacker prices.La Guaca Hostel is found in a huge, remodeled mansion very close to the historic centre of Santa Marta. More The hostel is located in a safe area of the city and is close to a variety of restaurants and shopping centres. Public transport to other parts of the city and surrounding areas is easily accessible. La Guaca boasts a pool (jacuzzi included), Restaurant-Bar speciality in Tapas and Cocktails, an open-air Lounge room amongst other socializing areas, hammocks, boardgames, computers, TV Room, a well-equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi and a variety of dorm rooms. These rooms are well-lit and extremely spacious and each one comes with private lockers, fans and an ensuite bathroom. Everyday we serve homemade typical Colombian breakfasts accompanied by the fresh juice of the day. We invite you to take refreshing dip in our pool and enjoy the Caribbean heat. We'll also help you organize and book any trips you are interested in, whether to the incredible beaches of Parque Tayrona, the magnificent Sierra Nevada and her mythical Lost City or more hidden destinations. Any information you need, we're happy to help you with! Whilst you explore the surroundings we'll happily take care of your luggage free of charge. Finally, here at La Guaca we're all about backpackers looking after other backpackers and providing a social space to enjoy each other's company! The guaca Hostel is located in a manor house near the historical center of Santa Marta (10 minute walk ) . The hostel is in a safe area of the city, well served by public transport and close to two major shopping centers: Ocean Mall and SAO / Olympic Mall. Enjoy our spacious kitchen , with everything you need to cook a good meal and share it with other travelers . Our hostel has spacious and comfortable different to share experiences or just have a good time chatting and social spaces. We invite you to freshen our pool jacuzzi to enjoy the Caribbean heat . While discovering the magnificent beaches of Tayrona Park and the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta with its mythical Lost City , store your luggage for free . Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$16 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Location
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Traveller (19)
Room & Suite (77)
Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Reviews (257)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed there only for one night. But to my experience the hostel is clean and very cozy. Breakfast is included and good for the price. Also Elena at the reception was great and very helpful. Thank you.

Thank thowill
Reviewed 7 September 2018

I stayed here one year ago - so very belated is my review here. But I wanted to express how I enjoyed my stay - I had a private room with a large bathroom. It was very clean. The common kitchen was large and easy...More

Thank PetrinaLondon
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The rooms and installations are really clean, it has a lot of areas to chill, nice little swimming pool, inside patio with hammacs, well equipped kitchen, great breakfast (two options granola or eggs). I highly recommended. It is located in a residential area 15 minutes...More

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 17 August 2018

A decent place to stay if you are ever in Santa Marta just as a pit stop. Its located a little walk from the centro historico. The staff is VERY helpful. The rooms are clean and nice. If I were to stay in Santa Marta...More

Thank VincentK422
Reviewed 12 August 2018

First i only booked one night in this hostal but I had such a great time that I stayed two more nights. Beds and showers are really confortable. Breakfast is tasty and served on the terrace, on the hammock… The staff is adorable and help...More

Thank Delphine C
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"i think this place is generally quiet all evening and night!"
mhpkitching
30 Jan 2018
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"Second floor was nice and quiet"
Gwenafrave
12 Feb 2017
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"Private room without airconditioning is great! Private room on the ground floor.. was not the best so I..."
853yvettev
18 Oct 2016
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"my room had no windows, so air circulation was limited - but every bed has it´s own ventilator"
E9354NUthomask
22 Jul 2016
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