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La Casa de Felipe

CRA 5 A No 19-13, Taganga, Colombia
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Hfraenzi Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed casa de felipe! Nice place with hammocks and Rooftop place with nice view. Only the chicken kept us awake during the night. No hot water - but you dont need it! Luggage storage for free during your lost city trail (dont miss this!!!!)

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Stuttgart, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel's best feature is definitely the great restaurant. For what you get, the prices are really fair because the food is delicious. The restaurant is open Wed-Sun. They also have a juice bar that is open every day. If you stay at Casa de Felipe, you definitely have to try the jugos! Edgar isn't the most friendly guy, but... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

I have been travelling for the last 5 months, and found this hostel to be one of the best I have stayed in. I was only intending to stay in Taganga for 3 days, but ended up staying for an additional week. And the main reason... is because I found this gem. For me it really was a home from... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Pros - fantastic common areas - has charm - big, thereby easy to meet people - nice mix of guests (nationality, age) Cons - location, while the town is not big at all, Casa De Felipe is at its upper edge, so the walk to beach and the restaurant-strip is the farthest you'll walk in Taganga. Admittedly only 10-15 minutes.... More

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26 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Casa de Felipe is a lovely hostel, though I wouldn't spend too much time in Taganga itself. The hostel is set around a pretty, large courtyard with several tables and hammocks to relax. The rooms are a decent size, very clean, comfortable and quiet. Reception staff are very friendly and helpful, though the bar staff can be a bit less... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Casa de Felipe for two nights. When we first checked in the staff was helpful. The room was ok and the bathroom too. There was one wall damaged with water causing fungus. When we went to have breakfast we could not get it charged on our account, but had to pay cash. We still... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Casa de Felipe is one of the best hostels in South America.The only thing missing is swimming pool, The rooms are big, nice kitchen and restaurant with great food. Staff was very friendly as well. My only advise is not to walk alone there at night as you might get robbed as me!

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Casa de Felipe was really a great hostel for the price! They had a great french chef who came to cook on weekends and had a good breakfast option as well. It was worth the hike up the hill away from the mail street on the beach. Pros: - good food ( a bit expensive though) - nice accommodations -... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Bit of a climb up the slope to get to the hostel and sometimes can feel a little bit unsafe, I wouldn´t recommend walking it alone at night but personally I had no problems and I walked it alone sometimes during the day and with some friends at night. Staff are very friendly and my room in a shared dorm... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Second time on this hostel. Like always staff are very friendly and breakfast.. well.. no better on Taganga or around.. Just a couple things don't like us.. It's a hostel for young people.. a night seems like have a party so we cannot sleep... come with the price and the place.. Second.. I really would love they have a place... More

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Also Known As:
La Casa De Felipe Hotel
La Casa De Felipe Hotel Taganga
Address: CRA 5 A No 19-13, Taganga, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Taganga
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 30 Specialty lodging in Taganga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The hostel "La Casa de Felipe" is situated in Taganga, just 15 minutes by bus from Santa Marta. It's located in the upper part of the village, seven minutes walk from the beach. It's ideal for relaxing on the terrace after a day of excursions to Tayrona Park, The Lost City, diving, or on the beach. We offer dormitories, private rooms with private bathroom and studio apartments with fully equipped kitchen facilities. ... more   less 
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