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    The Cranky Croc Hostel

    Calle 12d No. 3-46 | La Candelaria, Bogota 250055, Colombia
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good33%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    1 - 5 of 236 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    One of the best hostels we have stayed. A little bit more expensive but worth every penny. Rooms were immaculate. Bathrooms similar to that in a nice hotel. Cleaned every day. Eddies breakfast were delicious. Staff were very friendly and helpful. And tours offered by...More

    Thank dasciak
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I spent 3 nights at the hostel, and had so much fun. The hostel is both cozy and clean. The bathroom facilities are great! The employees at the front desk are very helpful, and are there 24 hours a day. Further, the hostel work togethers...More

    Thank Lív Í
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Cranky Croc is exactly the atmosphere you're looking for if you just landed in Colombia or you're continuing your journey in the county. The Hostal boasts an amazing social area, really fantastic breakfast, and the beds are super comfy. They've been around a long time,...More

    Thank Lisa B
    Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in a private double room (room 108). Hostel is very clean and well looked after. Kitchen is small for the size of the hostel with only one stove and sink. The room we were in was quite noisey, the to room is next door...More

    Thank sezl1982
    Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

    Great experience and good knowledge of the history behind Colombia. Tour went through local streets, to the presidential palace, parliament buildings, churches and multiple statues. Very insightful tour!

    Thank Robert R
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • $14 - $43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Bogota
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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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    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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    "Go for a private room - theyre great value and really comfortable!"
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