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Calle 10a No.10-31, Villa de Leyva, Colombia
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JuliaS123187309 Munich, Germany
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a double with shared bathroom on hostelbookers a few days before arriving in Villa de Leyva. Firstly, when we got to the hostel, they had no idea we had a reservation and apparently do not get their bookings from hostelbookers or dont know how to use it. We showed them the confirmation and were put in a double... More

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Ithaca, New York
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8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I just stayed one night since my previous hostel was booked. This place a fine place to spend the night. The beds are very comfortable and the courtyard is beautiful. The location is fantastic. They have three bathrooms but the two in the back do not have hot water. Another guest told me but the two young women running the... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Despite the WiFi not working when I was there, my overall experience of the hostel was positive due to the excellent service/kindness of the owner and the cleanliness of the hostel more than made up for it. Also the hostel is close to a cheap and tasty vegetarian restaurant, also its within 2.5 blocks of the main plaza.

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Bogota, Colombia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Well, I do agree a lot with some other comments regarding the owner of the hostel, which definitely makes you feel unwelcomed and that you'd be better off in your room, or even better yet: out. The room was very tiny and did not fit the description we had of it. I, for sure, will never go back and would... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

When booking the room over the phone we were promised a very spacious room that would easily sleep 6 people (3 couples) and we would have our own private bathroom. Upon arrival, we saw one double bed and bunk beds with twin size mattresses. Imagine sleeping two people in a twin on the top bunk, and they're not even pushed... More

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Leuven, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

When we arrived we didnt get the private room we booked for and had to settle for a dorm. on the other hand, the dorm was clean and big so it wasnt a big deal. the hostel had a nice place to sit outside in the morging sun and served thee free off charge. It was pretty cheap if you... More

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Ibague, Colombia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

I dont know where to start with how bad this hostel was. Firsty me and my girlfriend reserved a double room on hostel bookers, we got there and we were told that she didnt have the reservation but we could stay in another room. she then told us the price on hostelbookers was too cheap, even know I had a... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

I made a reservation a week before and also asked for a special room since I was traveling with a new born baby. The hotel reservation person was informed about that. When we arrived they informed me that my booking was cancelled and showed us a dorm room which is kind of impossible with baby. I was lucky that I... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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101 reviews 101 reviews
53 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Room, kitchen and bathroom are very clean and the lady of the house wants to keep it that way. She is really friendly and wants to talk (bit to much for me) and helps you improving your spanish. Slept in an 8-bed dorm, which is a large room. Bathroom is downstairs. What was strange is that there is a bed... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

I had made a booking a couple of weeks in advance and paid a deposit, they sent an email cancelling it a couple of days before, leaving little time to make alternative arrangements. They offered no explanation and didn't reply to my email enquiries about what had happened/ return of the deposit. Unreliable at best.

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Address: Calle 10a No.10-31, Villa de Leyva, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Boyaca Department > Villa de Leyva
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Ranked #8 of 23 Specialty lodging in Villa de Leyva
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