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Hostal Kasa Guane

Cl. 49 No. 28-21, Bucaramanga, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Medellin, Colombia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service and variety of accommodation. People there are very kind. Rooms are clean and the bar at the terrace are perfect for having good time. Its located in a central place so you can move easily

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This hostel is great! Amazing owners who go out of their way to help you. Great atmosphere and nights in the bar, but also somewhere you can relax. Highly recommend it! It's really central and a great base to do all the many things available in the area!

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San Jose, California
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90 reviews 90 reviews
90 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We (couple, 41 & 50) stayed at Kasa Guane for one night in April 2014. We paid $38 a night for a room with a private bathroom. The room was small and the bed was average comfortable. The bathroom was small, too, but clean. There was a big TV room. We did not look at the community kitchen. The hostal... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I got stuck here for 3 weeks! Tim, Milo and all the staff were so friendly and helpful and I was made to feel welcome right from the beginning. There's a really nice community feel to the hostel because of their involvement in local events and their foundation. Every weekend the bar is packed with locals! I couldn't recommend Kasa... More

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KasaGuane, Owner at Hostal Kasa Guane, responded to this review

Hi Michael, Thanks alot for taking the time to write such a nice review. It means alot to us to hear such nice words and it was great to have you around the hostel. Hopefully we'll see you again for a beer on the terrace. Happy travels y saludos. Team Kasa Guane More

Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I stayed at Kasa Guane for only one night, but enjoyed it. The hostel had a very laid back feel and the staff were all helpful. Tim, the owner, is very friendly and let me use his computer to print boarding passes. Another staff member helped me sort out an issue with my flight over the phone. The room I... More

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KasaGuane, Owner at Hostal Kasa Guane, responded to this review

Hi Happy hol tripper, We are pleased to hear that you found our service to be helpful. We hope that people feel at home in Kasa Guane and are more than happy to help out if it helps to make your experience of Bucaramanga and Colombia a better one. We are currently putting more cintronella around the hostel for the... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
66 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We stayed in Kasa Guane for 3 nights and overall, our stay was very good. The owner is actually from the same town as where my boyfriend is from and it was great to hear a local accent so far away from home. The pros: +friendly staff +clean +Hot, powerful showers +Comfortable beds +The Saturday morning activities with local children... More

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KasaGuane, Owner at Hostal Kasa Guane, responded to this review

Hi Stephie_Alice13, Thanks alot for your comments. It's great to hear the pro's but thanks also for the cons as these allow us to keep improving the hostel and ensuring that we provide the best service that we can to our guests. We appreciate your points did have a problem with some of the water drains in the hostel which... More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Kasa Guane was great. We decided to visit Colombia because we'd heard such great things about the friendly people, culture, landscapes, for the biodiversity of flora and fauna. We flew to Bogota, which was a big city as imagined. On arriving at our first 'real' destination Bucaramanga, we were not disappointed. Stacks of really unusual, beautiful, multicoloured birds spotted, and... More

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KasaGuane, Owner at Hostal Kasa Guane, responded to this review

Hi C1airem, We are really glad to hear that Bucaramanga and Kasa Guane played a part in you having a great time in Colombia. Thanks alot for taking the time to let us know. We love to hear that are guests are enjoying Colombia just as much as we do. We hope that you stop by on your next visit.... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

I was welcomed to Kasa Guane by the two very friendly, warm, smiling faces of Ruben and Jenny. They immediately made me feel at home and were more than helpful with information on where to go and what to do in Bucaramanga. The hostel itself is well set up with a kitchen with free coffee available (delicious!) and the dorms... More

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KasaGuane, Owner at Hostal Kasa Guane, responded to this review

Hi NicoleHarvey, It's awesome for us to hear that you enjoyed Kasa Guane and Bucaramanga so much. It sounds like you really made the most out of your time here and we really appreciate you letting us know. Hopefully one day you can come back and spend more time with us at Goals for Peace. It's going really well and... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I stayed for a few night. The dorms are clean and quite. Staff is friendly and have a good knowledge what to do in the area. I've met one of the owners Richie. He teach paraglyding and his other hostel, in the mountains have a great vieuw over the town. Also this hostel recommended.

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KasaGuane, Owner at Hostal Kasa Guane, responded to this review

Hi Sailor 520, Thanks for leaving us such a nice review. The view from the mountains overlooking the city is beautiful. We hope that you come back soon to enjoy it again soon. Thanks again and saludos. Team Kasa Guane More

Athens, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Stayed in Kasa Guane 5 days in total. The hostel is right in the city. Nothing to complain. Very clean rooms with balconies!! the housekeeper is great person (well done Miriam!!) the bathrooms spotless and the shower the best so far in south america… hot shower with great pressure. All the staff at the reception always happy to assist and... More

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KasaGuane, Owner at Hostal Kasa Guane, responded to this review

Hi PrintScreenPlanet, Thanks alot for your great review. We have passed on your kind words to Miriam and the rest of the team and look forward to seeing you back in Bucaramanga soon. Saludos y Un abrazo Team Kasa Guane. More

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Address: Cl. 49 No. 28-21, Bucaramanga, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Santander Department > Bucaramanga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Kasa Guane is Bucaramanga’s first and friendliest backpacker’s hostel. Located in the heart of Colombia, with 10 Universities Bucaramanga is a young, vibrant city with many cafes, restaurants, bars and nightclubs all within a 10 min walk of the hostel.The city is great to explore on foot and is known as the “La Ciudad de los Parques” or “City of Parks”. You are never far away from a nice spot to chill out, kick back reading a book or simply relax with a beer watching the world go by.The hostel is set in a large, newly renovated, three storey house with clean spacious rooms and social areas. The 24 hour reception and a six bed dorm are located on the first floor along with a big fully equipped communal kitchen and a separate dining room. We also have a laundry service and free coffee 24 hrs. On the second floor of the hostel there are 3 private rooms, a 6 bed dorm with balcony and an 8 bed dorm. All the rooms have new silent fans and comfortable beds with semi-orthopaedic mattresses for a quality night’s sleep. There is also a hammock area and bathrooms with hot water. Upstairs on the third floor we have a large TV room with cable TV and computers with free internet. This opens out onto a big terrace with private bar and pool table where we have regular cinema clubs, language interchange evenings, theatre groups, live music and pretty much anything that helps to create a good mix of both travellers and Colombians in the hostel.After a combined 2 years travelling in Colombia, new owners Milo and Tim chose Bucaramanga as the place they wanted to live and linked up with Bucaramanga local and paragliding instructor Richi to help out with the growing number of backpackers and Colombians arriving in the city.At Kasa Guane we strongly believe in a personal service and as travellers ourselves understand that sometimes its help with the small things that can help you get the most out of your stay. We are more than happy to help with anything at all, from travel tips to booking flights and visa extensions. Come and check out Colombia’s most exciting new city destination and let us show you why Bucaramanga is a backpackers paradise yet to be discovered! ... more   less 
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