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Alegria's Hostel

Calle 9 # 2- 13, Bogota, Colombia
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Ranked #26 of 139 Specialty Lodging in Bogota
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good value for money hostel, located in La Calenderia neighbourhood, close to a lot of tourist restaurants and sites to visit. One clear disadvantage is the fact that it only has 2 bathrooms and in the morning it gets crowded, but that is the price to pay if you want to stay in the historical centre in a colonial type... More

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Sydney, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little disappointed as room the first night was so small we could barely move. Beds not very comfortable. Second night we asked to move to another room which was bigger but not anywhere near as nice as the photos online.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

A very, warm friendly atmosphere. Staff are always welcoming and happy to help. The security is good here with 24hour reception. We have thoroughly enjoyed our staff here and would recommend this hostel. It is also in an excellent location, walking distance from the main square, with good restaurants nearby. Hostel also offers alot of tourist activities and information, which... More

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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Nicely situated in the Candelaria, the area of artists, the hostel adapted pretty well to ist surroundings. it has a beautiful kitchen, a comfortable yard with hammocks and colourful walls.. the dorms are quite cheap and they have everything you need. the staff is friendly and the included breakfast is surprisingly good. Croissants, good coffee and fresh juice are the... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We arrived in Bogota after a long day of travel from San Gil and were looking forward to our private room. We were warmly welcomed and asked to sit down and offered hot beverages and to put down our bags. About 15-20 minutes later while waiting to get checked in we were informed that our room was not available and... More

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Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We stayed in a private room here and it was fantastic for the price paid. I didn't actually arrange the booking so I cannot comment on that experience, but once we arrived we had no issues checking in at all. After dealing with crappy showers the entire trip, I am also giving Alegria 5 stars for an excellent shower! The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I stayed 8-nights! I thought about changing hostels because there are so many around but I really liked Alegria. The place was just a few blocks (10-15 min walk) from downtown. It's small so it did fill up on some nights - reservations are a good idea. It wasn't a party hostel (thank goodness) but it did always have some... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

My wife and I sent an email to this hostel asking if they had any private rooms available for 3 nights and to confirm the price. They confirmed to have private rooms available for the dates we will be in Bogota and confirmed the price of 60,000 for a private room. We sent a follow up email to book it... More

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Stayed here less than a week ago in a private room with my boyfriend. I was a little fearful that we may have had troubles with our booking (as per other reviews) especially because we were checking in at 10pm at night. But alas! When we arrived our booking was there and we were checked into our room just fine.... More

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Araraquara, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I stayed for a week on the dorm with 9 other beds and I felt really confortable. The blankets are simply great, really hot showers and all the hostel is cleaned up all the time. Great staff as well!!!

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Address: Calle 9 # 2- 13, Bogota, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bogota
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