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Avenue 9N No. 22N-22, Cali, Colombia
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Ranked #5 of 62 Specialty lodging in Cali
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This is a great hostel in a quiet street but within walking distance of all the action. We had a private room that was big, airy and bright with a comfy bed, desk and chair, drawers and a closet. We shared a bathroom that was large, had good hot water and pressure, and was always clean. There were great hang... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This place does it brilliantly, it offers good value accommodation, in clean, bright bedrooms. The bathroom is shared but is kept spotless & cleaned numerous times a day. The kitchen is great, all the utensils you need, free fresh coffee, super-clean, again cleaned several times a day. Great common areas - inside and out. Staff are extremely helpful & go... More

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Grouw, The Netherlands
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41 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed here in a private ensuite room, which was clean and big, with a double bed as well as a bunk bed, a big closet and a bathroom with hot water. Wifi worked in room. The hostel is located in a quiet residencial neighbourhood, close to restaurants and bars. The centre is within walking distance. We loved the communal... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

a 17 day-stay in IGUANA after a 2 month-travel in columbia showed me I reached the right place to take rest and having joyfull free lessons of Salsa for a re start .Everything's done to ease you feel good ! A great ad in Cali ,Frendly staff ever ready to help!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I stayed at this hostal for five days and I really enjoyed it. Very nice service and a GREAT location. The best value for price hostal so far on my trip in south america. It also had a great atmosphere and i loved the free salsa class! Definitely recommend this hostel.

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Cartagena, Colombia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I was here just for one night , because I had small time in Cali, but in the few time in this hostel was fantastic. The cookman of the hostel was preparing a BBQ in the garden, a good place to socialize and share with people from other countries. Good wi-fi, very safe and confortable. Is located in a residential... More

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Bexhill, England, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

After an extremely long bus ride we were immensely relieved to arrive here situated amongst some really cool streets but far enough away to get a great nights sleep. The staff were fantastic and could not do enough for us. There are hammocks, great kitchen facilities and free salsa what more do you need oh free coffee! We only stayed... More

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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Great hostel with good guests and caring management. Perfect location on a safe and quiet street. Very close to two top nightlife streets in Cali: practice your salsa, or get your "bump and grind" on! Top notch - i'll be going back.

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Malmo, Sweden
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10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Wonderful place is all I can say! Home far from home, Iguana has always received me with the warm caleno spirit mixed with a fantastic international environment! The rooms are clean, the place is really nice but highlights for the incredibly helpful and friendly staff (they actually care about you!) Also have free salsa lessons and is always nice to... More

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Denver, Colorado
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

This is a nice little place with a friendly staff. You should have no problems IF you choose your room carefully. There are two rooms on the second floor which face the street. The noise from the street traffic is comedically loud in those two street facing rooms. The reason is that this hotel is situated on a hill, so... More

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Address: Avenue 9N No. 22N-22, Cali, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Valle del Cauca Department > Cali
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For more than 15 years, The Iguana has been welcoming travelers to Cali, Colombia's salsa capital. The iguana, with its spacious garden and excellent location in a quiet and secure residential neighbourhood is an oasis of calm but yet a stonethrow away from the local nightlife and restaurants. ... more   less 
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