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    The Cranky Croc Hostel

    Calle 15 No. 3-46 | La Candelaria, Bogota 110831, Colombia
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    Traveler (33)
    Room & Suite (8)
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good34%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “party bus” (12 reviews)
    “tv room” (16 reviews)
    “huge lockers” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Kitchenette
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 248 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I really liked this hostel as I met a great group of people & the activities organised through the hostel were fab! The cinema room is majorly underused however & after signing in on my Netflix it drew more of a crowd. Staff were generally...More

    Thank LuLuB85
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I stayed here with a friend for two nights in November. We had a private ensuite room and I can't recommend this place enough! It's a great location, really nice communal area, beautifully decorated, spotless, very comfy beds, really really helpful staff and awesome breakfasts!...More

    Thank rachelpigott
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Great hostel, great location with clean facilities and comfortable rooms and beds! Met some great people here but the front area could be made to have a bit more character and bring people together more, it’s a large space and can feel quite empty. Other...More

    Thank James H
    Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here 3 nights in a 4 bed dorm room. The hostel is in the popular area of Candelaria with many restaurants, bars and clubs just around the corner. The facilities of the hostel are very modern. Showers are hot and rooms are clean. Only...More

    Thank Denis S
    Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

    Loved this hostel. It was clean, sociable, in a great location, good atmosphere, clean facilities and helpful staff. Lovely breakfast and has a cool TV room. Met some great people and took full advantage of the many tours they offered. Downsides - the room had...More

    Thank AndyHam321
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $11 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Colombia >
    • Bogota
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    • The Cranky Croc Hotel Bogota
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    Traveler (33)
    Room & Suite (8)
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    Alisha N
    September 17, 2017|
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    Response from amittraveller2017 | Reviewed this property |
    Yep, just show up! He comes to the hostel around 3 pm so just hang out in the lobby area. I think the tours are every day except Sunday. It's def worth it as he gives lots of information about the history and politics of... More
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    Matthew M
    September 30, 2015|
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    Response from djh44 | Reviewed this property |
    When you leave the main airport doors, you will see yellow taxis to your left. These are safe to take, just make sure the driver turns on the meter. It should cost around 25.000 pesos or so depending on traffic. There are... More
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    Karel S
    September 8, 2015|
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    Response from Ashley M | Reviewed this property |
    At that time, a cab is probably your only option. Just confirm a price before you leave the airport. Check out the hostel's website to make a reservation. I don't think they check that stuff on here.
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    "Upstairs with a window and view"
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    "Go for a private room - theyre great value and really comfortable!"
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    "Don't sleep in my bed"
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