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Larvik, Norway
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are only passing bye Santa Cruz or planing to stay for some days. This is a good hostel to choose. You will not be alone and you will have the opportunity to get tips on your way! But if you only want a good night sleep, you will get it here.

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Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Very very nice! I stayed for 5 days, friendly people, nice pool, swimming pool, clean bathrooms and showers, Pretty good kitchen and great breakfast! Only bad thing were a couple of mosquito bites but they can't control that I guess haha

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Thank Zam V
Reviewed September 23, 2016

We loved our time at jodanga hostel. The staff is friendly. My trip of four days quickly turned into seven. The hostel provides a nice breakfast of eggs (fried or scrambled) fruit, bread, juice, tea, or coffee. There is a pool to take a dip in to cool off from the hot sun. The bar provides reasonably priced drinks and...

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Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Really good! The cointeiners are so comfy and clean! The shower was awesome! Good and clean pool with a bar! But there is nothing close to the hostel, airport, restaurants and centre are so far away.!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 19, 2016

I spent five nights here and was my first hostel to stay at in Bolivia. The taxi fares are cheap, so only $5usd from the airport - or you can take a bus for $1. The hostel is very clean, open planned reception, kitchen, breakfast area, TV room as well as other areas by the pool and outside the main...

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Thank Keith H
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Loved this hostel so much! Lovely staff who were friendly and helpful. A really really clean hostel! The place was spotless! Nice breakfast! They organise BBQs some evenings and the food is delicious. Also offers a great chance to meet people. Bit of a walk to the main square, it's the only downside. Hostel itself is really cool and quirky...

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Tempe, Arizona, United States
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here only one night but it was great. The front desk people spoke a bit of English and the room was very clean. There are computers and you can print if needed. It's in what I considered a very questionable area, but we didn't feel unsafe.

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Very clean with great facilities. Reasonably priced, amazing hot showers and good breakfast. Would recommend to travellers, as it was also reasonably well located. Only fault was that we didn't find the staff overly friendly. Overall it was a good experience.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Liked: Cleanliness of the place Bedding Kitchen Extremely safe (lockers and camera everywhere) Pool for when it's a stinking hot day Disliked: Terrible music selection that plays all day Silly book exchange rule Staff is a bit doughey 2 egg rule at breaky Far from main square

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed May 16, 2016

This place is really well set up with clean, large rooms, and chargers and lights at each bed. The breakfast was the best I've experienced in a hostel - you help yourself to fresh squeezed orange juice, fruit, cheese, bread, and coffee/tea. They make eggs on request. One downside: the wifi is pretty slow, and downright stinks when a lot...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you want a couple of days chilling in the sun by the pool this is the perfect hostel for you! Come visit our backpacker luxury.The hostel started in 2006 and has established a well-balanced between fun and relaxation. We go according to the guests staying, if you want to have fun and party, we organized BBQ's by the pool “all you can drink and eat” for everyone to meet and have a good time. If you want to rest and relax just watching movies or having a drink at the poolside bar you can also do so. We have years of experience running a confortable, secure and spotlessly clean place with lots of tourist information for your travel. We are not the cheapest place in Santa Cruz, but definitely the best one! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jodanga Backpackers Hostel

Address: El Fuerte N0 1380 | Barrio Los Choferes, Santa Cruz 1380, Bolivia
Location: Bolivia > Santa Cruz Department > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $13 - $34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Jodanga Backpackers Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Go to weekly backpacker parties organised by Jodanga, aka grab a gringo evening.”
 of 5 bubbles N1641LDkeithh, Sep 19, 2016 | Read review
“If you want rooms with better wifi and that are quieter, ask for the any of the rooms across the street from the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles EileenB3, Apr 19, 2016 | Read review
“We had a private double room that was great for privacy”
 of 5 bubbles Andyandsash, Feb 3, 2016 | Read review
“I think all of the private rooms are across the road from the main areas of the hostel (kitchen, bar, pool)”
 of 5 bubbles Welcomelily, Oct 6, 2015 | Read review
“Go for the shipping containers!”
 of 5 bubbles DevonEcologist, Oct 6, 2015 | Read review
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