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HostelTrail Popayan - Hostel

Carrera 11 No. 4-16 | Centro Historico, Popayan, Colombia
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed for only two nights, I wish it could have been longer. consuelo and Kim are wonderful people that work hard to make others' lives better. the set up with the kitchen down and up stairs is a bit awkward, but the price helps one overlook this as to change it, they would certainly have to set off the... More 

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ann arbor
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Somewhere in Popayan, Colombia, there must unpleasant people. It has a quarter million inhabitants and it's hard to argue with numbers. But in a three-week stay, I met none of them, least of all among the owners or staff at HostelTrail. Everyone there was cordial, attentive and at worst professionally competent in English, even the Scottish-born owners. Try to figure... More 

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Fairport, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are 50+ years old and have stayed in many hostels in South America. This was, in our view, as good as it gets. We had a private room and bath. Very clean and bright. Nice kitchen, lockers, cold beers and water available for sale (cheap). Helpful English speaking staff, and all the information you could want about the area,... More 

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Frankfurt
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128 reviews 128 reviews
114 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we Stayed for 2 Nights and liked it. The private room was clean and of decent size. The bed was comfortable, wifi worked Fine. The Kitchen was clean and sufficiently equipped. Laundry was 10000 cop for One load which was Fine. There are few bathrooms, so we had to wait Or use another One. Bathrooms were clean. Would Return.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing to complain about here. We have a private room and it was very spacious. The shared bathrooms were very clean and there was hot water in the shower. The location is 10 minutes from the bus station and about 10 minutes to the main square. Breakfast is great and there is lots of common space to hang out in.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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75 reviews 75 reviews
61 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In total we stayed here for a week and we enjoyed it very very much. Pros:- The owner Kim and other staff are all very friendly, speaks perfect (some others with average) English Tons of useful information around Popayan and all over Colombia FREE city bike use Guest kitchen Vibe and atmosphere is very good. Many backpackers stay here and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Okay, first off - Hostel Trail is owned by the same people that own Hostel Caracol (also in Popayan). Although this review may seem a bit on the negative side, do not take it that way. My review of this particular hostel is based on my opinion, and a two day stay. I ended up at Hostel Caracol for the... More 

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Munich, Bayern, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The hostel has a very good value. The location was good, the rooms were clean and the stuff was really nice, breakfast was good. We took the mountain bike "downhill" trip they offer which was really nice. You get two bikes, get driven to thermal springs and then cycle back (mostly) downwards to the city center. It's a nice chance... More 

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Brisbane
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92 reviews 92 reviews
84 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The hostel is located quite conveniently halfway between the bus terminal and the central square. There are lots of decent food places and tiendas as the central square is only 5-10 minutes walk away. The place is really clean and I actually feel like walking around barefoot everywhere, including the showers which is saying quite a bit. Wifi is really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Fantastic hostel! We were just passing through, the Scottish lady who owns it was so helpful and cooked an delicious breakfast. Nice rooms, and very clean. Slightly noisy at night with road traffic and not a lot of bathrooms and toilets.

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Address: Carrera 11 No. 4-16 | Centro Historico, Popayan, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Cauca Department > Popayan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
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