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Calle 14 #3-58 | Centro Historico, Santa Marta 23420, Colombia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the most friendly hostel I have ever been. Facilities are good, and the bar is amazing. The staff is super nice and helpful and they treat you as their friends since the very first day. I have been at the hostel two days with friends and two days travelling solo but I didnt feel alone at any moment.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly this is another hostel that would be better off as just a bar. Both the second floor and rooftop bars are really nice, and serve reasonably priced drinks and good food in a relaxed comfortable setting. However, considering a hostel is primarily a place to sleep, they seem to have their priorities pretty mixed up. The dorms are clean... More

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hostel is great if looking for a place to party. It is clean, big and with good baathroom facilities. The bar is obviously great and is always invitingly full of people. It is of course not the most silent of hostels, nor do all rooms have A/C. However, there is a nice pool to refresh yourself in. A definite... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a great party with fun loving people this is the hostel for you. The staff are excellent, the drinks are great value and the place is always buzzing with activity. There is a great pool and roof terrace and the rooms are immaculate. Would recommend this place 100% - just watch out for the wheel!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

love this place great location, top atmosphere, helpful staff and amazing food. they always have good parties every night the roof terrace is perfect . its always clean ive been here 3 times and it just gets better every time!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent a few weeks here last oktober/november. The hostel felt like a home away from home. Everybody is very open and friendly. The staff puts in a great effort to make your stay as comfortable and fun as possible. Also they are more than willing to provide you with tips for the rest of your trip. The parties are... More

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed at La Brisa Loca many times since they opened, and each time I am more impressed with the improvements they have made -- in the building as well as the many amenities they have added. The last time I was there, I missed my flight leaving for the US because of an illness. One of the owners... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've stayed at this hostel before and must say it's second to none when it comes to having a great time. I stayed in their new rooftop rooms and they were outstanding. You get your own private bathroom, a nice big bed, and your own private balcony to chill out on. The hostel is nice and big but still has... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to Colombia 4 times in the last 5 years and spent a total of 1.5 years in South America. Of all the hostels La Brisa Loca is the best! Always a fun atmosphere, they keep it clean, and the food / drinks are great. Thank you La Brisa Loca for always being a good friend to me, love... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am giving this hostel a bad review based on my personal experience. The facility itself may have received a higher review if I had an uneventful stay but really it's all about ones experience. First thing I noticed, again in Colombia with laundry service, what you send out is not always what you get back. Had to return to... More

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Address: Calle 14 #3-58 | Centro Historico, Santa Marta 23420, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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La Brisa Loca Hotel Santa Marta

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Created by two brothers, Ryan & Evan Doré, La Brisa Loca encompasses everything great they found in the best backpackers hostels around the world after years of traveling and research. This beautiful, centrally located hostel is in a two-story, 80 year-old neo-Republican mansion that has been meticulously restored and remodeled to both recreate the colonial charm of the historic building while providing a variety of amenities for the value conscious backpacker. ... more   less 
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