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La Tortuga Hostel

Calle 9 # 3 - 116, Taganga 470007, Colombia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a few days. Staff was kind and made us feel welcomed. Walk to the beach was a little bit of a walk but still worth the price. Had a great time here and would recommend to anyone who is on a budget.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

This hostel was one of my favourite places to stay in South America! The staff were friendly and helpful. The bar upstairs is great, one of the best views of Taganga and sunrise you will find. It's a little walk to town, but Taganga is tiny, so no problems. The pool is a win, definitely great to cool off. There's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The hostel is very nice, as is the stuff! They even helped me to get back my lost mobile phone. Garden with pool, clean kitchen, big beds, great roof top bar, with hammocks. It is about 5 minutes to walk to the beach

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Enjoyed this hostel, good wifi, lots of areas to hang out in, good laundry, staff are helpful, hammocks, pool. Met some cool people there, quite a big hostel but very friendly and they have turtles!! Dorms don't have a lot of room to put your stuff unfortunately and there are hostels heaps closer to the action down on the beach,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

There is not much in Taganga to begin with, but La Tortuga looked like it once was the happening place to be. We stay one night because we couldnt do another. The room was extremely hot with only one mounted wall fan for 6 people. I ended up sleeping outside in a hammock because of the heat. The party on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I had an amazing time at this hostel. The owner Mona is fabulous, really friendly and helpful going out of her way to speak to and have fun with the guests. The hostel is really chilled, a place where you can relax and but also has a great bar! The rooms are clean and comfortable and there is a pool... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Of all the hostels in Taganga this is the best hostel! There is a really cool roof top bar where you can always find good company. Totally clean. Two lovely turtles roaming around the back yard.. nice pool. Definitely recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

La tortuga is a fantastical hostel! Sean and Guido are amazng barmen who make the bar the best part! The hostel is just by the beach and has twp resedent tortoises which make the place! Stay here for the best fun!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

The hostel is really cool and the bartenders Guido and Sean give the place a great atmosphere. There's a pool, deck chairs, actual tortoises and it has an amazing roof top bar that looks over the bay, and it has hammocks to watch sun set. I'm going to stay here the next time I'm fortunate enough to come back to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Great bar with hot barmen! Keep an eye out for Sean and Guido! The rest of the hostel is great too, with a pool and a surprisingly nice coffee and crackers breakfast included. Lovely helpful staff and lots of local info. If you like a lively hostel, but without anyone pushing you to party, or if you want to stay... More 

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Address: Calle 9 # 3 - 116, Taganga 470007, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Taganga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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