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North House Hostel

Carrera 18 #80-68, Bogota, Colombia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

For the past 7 days I've been happy the call the North House Hostel my home and would recommend it to anyone on a budget. It really is amazing value when you consider fast & free wi-fi, cable tv, unlimited hot water, cooking & laundry facilities, and overall friendly atmosphere among the guests (who come from all over). Andy and... More

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Wellington
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I really liked staying here...it was clean, comfortable and the owners, Jose and Oscar, were very friendly and helpful. It's also close to the Zona T, so it was very convenient for a friend and me to go out for a nice dinner overlooking the park. I hope you give North House a chance. You'll be happy you did.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

This hostel is really good, the staff are very helpful, every time that I needed help to get to a specific place, the location of the hostel is excellent, close to zona rosa, so you can enjoy the glamorous party, and the normal party. oscar and jose know how to do this job excellent english skills, but the owner of... More

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Bocholt
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I stayed in this hostel at the beginning and the end of my trip in Colombia and it wasn´t a problem to leave very much of my luggage there. The staff, especially Oscar is super helpful and friendly. I think the place has almost everything you need: Clean and good facilities (although the showers weren´t very good), fast internet, a... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

A quiet hostel. The staff were kind of awkward and acted more like guests. Quite quiet. Good cleanliness. Showers aren't the best but do the job. Good kitchen. Decent value. Excellent location. Good value. Very safe area. Rooms are decent enough, although some are quite dark. Make sure you bring a lock for the locker!

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Austin TX
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202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Pros: - Oscar, the guy at the reception during the day is very helpful and extremely nice. He helped us with info on what to do in the city, called for reservations for our tickets to go to Salento, overall very helpful. - Location is ideal if you want to be near the best eating places and party district in... More

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Located in a very safe area of Bogota, North House is a nice place to stay if you actually want to wander around on your own after dark. There are plenty of shops and bars in the immediate vicinity, and the pleasant Parque Virrey is only a short walk away. Tends to have an older than usual clientele. Downside: very,... More

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Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

What a wonderful experience. Better than I had imagined. Inside you´ll find very friendly and knowledgeable staff (good English language skills) and a very clean establishment. The kitchen and social areas are large and fully equipped. Great backyard with lovely, lush flowers for relaxing, chatting, having a smoke. The rooms are pretty standard hostel bunk-bed rooms, but there seemed to... More

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London
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89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

If you want to stay somewhere safer than La Candelaria in Bogotà then the Zona Rosa area is probably your best bet. It's a really smart modern area and the streets seem really safe. There are loads of malls, shops, bars and restaurants. The downside and reason most backpackers choose La Candelaria is that things round here are comparatively quite... More

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San Gil, Colombia
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

In large Latin American cities, there is a "price to pay" for being located in "the high rent district" (which in this case refers to "Zona Rosa"--the preferred location for enjoying nightlife in Bogota). North House Hostel "bucks the trend" through offering the same low prices for dorm beds as found in Candelaria (historic city center), while offering a safe... More

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Good afternoon, thanks for write this reviewed this is our motivation to improve the hostel every day. More

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Address: Carrera 18 #80-68, Bogota, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bogota
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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