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Milan, Lombardia, Italy
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

A good example of how to keep up a good Lonely Planet reputation. Peaceful, very nice common areas with wide landscapes from the terrazza. Three (!) kitchens available for you to cook; coffee, tea and mangos at your disposal all the time. Very green and well maintained garden, with little swimming pool. Laundry facility for 10000COP. Our room (80000COP) was...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hostel is amazing. A great old building, beautifully restored, everything about this place is recommended. Friendly staff, comfiest dorms, free coffee and fruit, two kitchens with everything, a gorgeous terrace to chill on with stunning views, two blocks from the main square, a lovely pool, lots of hangout areas and they provided us with lots of info too. A...

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Sydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcoming and very helpful hosts who were made sure you were comfortable and happy. My very spacious room, which was a little dark, had its own outdoor bathroom complete with tree in the centre of it. Plus a small outdoor kitchen and fridge which was very handy for preparing my own breakfast of fresh tropical fruit and yoghurt. About a...

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beds slept very well! The don't look it.. they have a nice small pool and common area with an awesome view. We slept in the dorm for 32000. Which is a bit expensive..we think. But it is a very nice place to chill!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I arrived with my travel buddy Frances after a winding bus journey. The bus was cramped, but Barichara was worth it. This is a town that takes pride in itself, Tinto Hostel is no different. Javier, the owner, has been involved in the hostel business for a decade and he has gotten his formula right. The whole environment - the...

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Reviewed November 30, 2016

Tinto Hostel is a beautiful place that, much like Barichara, takes you back in time in a stylish way. The staff is friendly and well informed, the Hostel is pristine, has an incredible view of the town despite being in the middle of it and the rooms are one the most beautiful places you'll ever sleep in. They have a...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

Nice grounds, charming rooms and two (!) clean kitchens. Strong Wifi. Relax in a hammock, swim in the pool or enjoy the view from the terrace. Barichara is a small town, you can reach everything by foot. Rooms facing the street are noisy.

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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

This has got to be one of our favorites places we have stayed in Latin America. Barichara is already such an amazing place to visit and the hostel just topped off our stay. It is in a beautiful location, clean facilities and at a good price. It has a relaxing atmosphere and the staff is so helpful. Javier was a...

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Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

I loved this hostel and the town of Barichara. Clean, big bathrooms (with rainshower!!), good kitchen, beautiful view from the terrace, lots of places to chill and very nice, helpful staff. I was sad that I haf to leave after three days.

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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

The place is amazing very comfy, you feel like home. We had one room that smell like white spirit, once we told them that they directly change us to another room. The managers are giving you good advices and are always ready to help you with a smile ! Very good experience, strongly recommended for backpackers

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Address: Carrera 4 N. 5-39 | Calle Honda, Barichara, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Santander Department > Barichara
Price Range: $16 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“Check if the room has hot water and don't choose the double room along the Main Street.”
 of 5 bubbles sbk83, Jun 4, 2016 | Read review
“I believe our room was number 3. Had double bed and bunk beds.”
 of 5 bubbles Beth777, May 20, 2015 | Read review
“Ear plugs if your are not a heavy sleeper to dampen some of the distant barks and such.”
 of 5 bubbles calebh782, Apr 21, 2015 | Read review
“If you like dorms: one has this amazing outdoor bathroom! The other dorms share a regular one.”
 of 5 bubbles Cholandesaa, Dec 8, 2014 | Read review
“The Mango room is the deluxe room at Tinto Hostel and worth upping your daily budget for.”
 of 5 bubbles alittlecameo, May 27, 2014 | Read review
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