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Aluna Casa y Cafe

Calle 21 No. 5-72 | Centro Historico, Santa Marta 23420, Colombia
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Marta, Colombia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of staying in Aluna Casa y Cafe and found the experience lovely and peaceful.The staff where very helpful, the rooms clean and cheerful and the cafe served a great breakfast.The location is very central.

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Let me say good things first. Owner responded I emails (at the beginning) very fast. Greeted warmly, they informed us of the restaurants plaza and all was great. Rooms are pretty and clean, communal areas too. Ac and wifi were not working. The other person that came later To work at front desk offered no apologies, ignored us when we... More

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sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Stayed 4 nights here in May. Pat the owner is a nice guy and very helpful. Cafe serves good food for breakfast at reasonable prices. Less of a party scene but still a good place to meet non lunatic travellers who still enjoy going out. Would definitely recommend it!

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Munich, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

First of all we came in the room the roofventilation was not working. There were no Moskitos nets on the open Window. Internet only worked close to the reception. The kitchen was really dirty. But the worst thing was the loundry service. Double the price of all we payed in columbia. And afterward the White clothes were more dirty than... More

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We (couple, 41 & 50) stayed at the Aluna Hostel for three nights in April 2014. We paid $41 a night for a spacious room with private bathroom, air-conditioning and cable television. The standard double bed was average comfortable. The bathroom was clean, although the sink had a leak the staff had trouble fixing. We found two cockroaches in the... More

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Hollywood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Recently stayed in palomino. Spent the first two nights somewhere else and afte a quick excursion to cabo de la vela and punta gallinas stayed at this lovely place. The host, Lucian's is such a lovely, vibrant woman. Caring and hospitable, this place makes you feel at home. Clean, friendly, and incredibly helpful. Will definitely return!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We stayed for two nights in this hostel. Af first we were really enthusiastic, nice double room, friendly staff, and the option to store our luggage while doing the ciudad perdida trip. We booked ahead for one extra night after the trekking. However when we returned they gave away all double rooms! We were tired after four days in the... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Upon our arrival we stayed for a combination on and off for 7 days at Aluna. Its well run, friendly. Your breakfast is not included but the price of food is reasonable and good. They also have dorms to accommodate back packers and travellers. You meet people from numerous countries and enjoy good conversation. They also have a kitchen where... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayed in Aluna hostel for several nights and if I would Come back in santa marta I would definately stay here again. Nice atmosphere, excellent and very friendly staff! Kitchen is very basic, but ok for a very simple meal. It's not a party hostel, esp suitable for couples. You can leave your Bags at The hostel when you... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Aluna is a cute little place owned by two Irish brothers, with some locals working at the front desk as well as at the cute lovely cafe' at the ground floor (breakfast not included but good). Rooms are basic, although they have small nice touches, but they are clean. The rooms on the second floor are better, wider and with... More

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Address: Calle 21 No. 5-72 | 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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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant
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Situated in the historical centre of Santa Marta. Perfect as a base for nearby attractions as:. Parque Tayrona. Cuidad Perdida & the Sierra Nevada. Beaches - Bahía de Concha, Arrefices, Cabo San Juan & Taganga. Accommodation includes (all rooms en-suite): Doubles, Twins, Dorms. ... more   less 
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