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Musicology Hostel

Calle 9 N 3-15, Bogota, Colombia
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Ranked #76 of 134 Specialty lodging in Bogota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014
Neagrace Armenia, Colombia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 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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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We have been here 20 minutes and it is already the worst hostel we've been in yet. Unlike the name suggests, the theme of the hostel is not 'music' but general grimness. Someone/thing has literally curled one out in the main courtyard. They give you hole ridden sheets to put on your bed which almost as hard as the rock... More

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Aalborg, Denmark
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I stayed at this place while they were moving premises - and I'm sure the hostel was really great before they moved and will be great again once they get it all sorted out - but when I stayed there the lack of facilities was just too much. The toilets were flooded more than half the time, the lack of... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Pro: pretty cheap, breakfast and dinner included (I missed dinner, but breakfast was mediocre bread, gross "jam," cheap fruit and bad coffee). Con: very edge of the Candelaria, so even more sketch than the rest of the neighborhood (which isn't that nice to begin with). Dorm beds are crammed in, no space. Bathroom didn't have any doors when I was... More

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Armenia, Colombia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I spent a week and a half in Bogota and this was the most fun hostel I found. Beautiful building, friendly reception staff, and a great deal. I thought the drinks were great too until I found out that they were made with a cheap alcohol substitute! I caught a peek of the bottle and the staff had to admit... More

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Hollywood,California, USA,
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Cold in every sense of the word. Pretty chicas handling the check in/check out can change moods depending on a number of factors...ja. Like many, many places in Colombia if you are light skin, you may get better treatment...colonization legacy? I don't know...there is one young girl managing the bar upstairs...she's the best: always smiling and you can feel that... More

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56 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Pros - good location, nice breakfast - watermelon, teas, coffee, milk and a big selection of breads. Dinners were good and very big portions, veggie option sometimes not available, tell them in advance. Showers were very warm and had good pressure. Party bus was great fun on New Years Eve. Good location, on a quiet street, Candelaria and Bogota seems... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

I came to this hostel based on a recommendation from a friend, who said it included breakfast and dinner. (My friend was already staying there but we both soon left.) It sounded good to me because it was only about 1 USD more than the other options I had looked at, but when I arrived it became clear that the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013 via mobile

The vibe of this place is so cool. I felt like home. The people, the food, the treats, the games, everyhing is a PLUS in a great experience that a trip is. These guys are just awesome. Can't wait to be back.

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Curitiba, PR
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

When we arrived there was a dog sleeping on the bed (over the blanket), what makes the room smell really bad.. and the bed clothes were dirty. Besides that, in the middle of the night the staff allowed a young drunk couple to stay in the shared room, the girl wasn't able to walk. They aren't backpackers or even people... More

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Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Price is ok and nice that there is breakfast and dinner included. Positive: nice atmosphere easy to lay contacts and nice to just chill out. Breakfast was nice Bread, jam, fruit, tea, coffee. From the local staff the morning girl and the bartender where extremely friendly and helpful. Neutral: Don't know why you have to make your own bed that's... More

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Address: Calle 9 N 3-15, Bogota, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bogota
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