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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Really wish there was a zero star rating. We had booked for 11 nights but stayed 1. Ended up costing us $75 USD as we had paid 17% deposit and in order for them not to charge to full amount I had to pay a further $20. We stayed in a private room which was filthy. Cobwebs everywhere and stained... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

North House Hostel's staff were very friendly and down to earth. My brother and I arrived at the Hostel at around 12 AM after an exhausting over extended bus ride from Medellin. Thankfully they answered the door. North House is located in Zona T, a safe area with bars, restaurants and dancing clubs within walking distance. The hostel itself was... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Overall - A bit dingy and lacking atmosphere, but god enough to pass a night Positives - They answered the door! Spanish and English spoken well. decent bathroom shower. WiFi works very well, downstairs. Friendly enough staff. Safe area, near Zona T. Negatives - Dull, dark brown place. WiFi was dodgy in my room and 2 pcs downstairs are uselessly... More 

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

The staff here were very nice & also spoke English but we didn't like it here. The bleach smell was sickening but the place still felt dirty because of the dark dingy furniture. I had a cold shower. The place just didn't have a nice feel to it so we stayed out all day and moved after the first night.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

For the past 7 days I've been happy the call the North House Hostel my home and would recommend it to anyone on a budget. It really is amazing value when you consider fast & free wi-fi, cable tv, unlimited hot water, cooking & laundry facilities, and overall friendly atmosphere among the guests (who come from all over). Andy and... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I really liked staying here...it was clean, comfortable and the owners, Jose and Oscar, were very friendly and helpful. It's also close to the Zona T, so it was very convenient for a friend and me to go out for a nice dinner overlooking the park. I hope you give North House a chance. You'll be happy you did.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

This hostel is really good, the staff are very helpful, every time that I needed help to get to a specific place, the location of the hostel is excellent, close to zona rosa, so you can enjoy the glamorous party, and the normal party. oscar and jose know how to do this job excellent english skills, but the owner of... More 

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Bocholt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I stayed in this hostel at the beginning and the end of my trip in Colombia and it wasn´t a problem to leave very much of my luggage there. The staff, especially Oscar is super helpful and friendly. I think the place has almost everything you need: Clean and good facilities (although the showers weren´t very good), fast internet, a... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

A quiet hostel. The staff were kind of awkward and acted more like guests. Quite quiet. Good cleanliness. Showers aren't the best but do the job. Good kitchen. Decent value. Excellent location. Good value. Very safe area. Rooms are decent enough, although some are quite dark. Make sure you bring a lock for the locker!

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Austin TX
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141 reviews
71 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Pros: - Oscar, the guy at the reception during the day is very helpful and extremely nice. He helped us with info on what to do in the city, called for reservations for our tickets to go to Salento, overall very helpful. - Location is ideal if you want to be near the best eating places and party district in... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
North House Hostel is Bogota's newest hostel. Minutes away from the "Zona Rosa" and "Zona-T" famous for nightlife, dining and shopping. We are located in a safe neighborhood in the north of Bogota at Street 78 #24-10. Free wifi, bakery, laundry, guest kitchen, garden. Dorms from $6, Private from $15. ... more   less 

Additional Information about North House Hostel

Address: Calle 78, 24-10, Bogota, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bogota
Price Range: $12 - $23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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