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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good11%
  • Average27%
  • Poor28%
  • Terrible17%
  • May 12, 2015
    “Cheap but a bit weird”
  • May 27, 2012
    “Wasn't impressed”
Calle de la Magdalena No 10-103 Getsemani, Cartagena Colombia See on map
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Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Not the best hostel in Cartagena. It was cheap and I had the dorm to myself, so that was nice. But it's not very clean, the light in the dorm is blue and the fan sounds like a chopper. I read some stories of the...More

Thank Evelien R
Reviewed May 27, 2012

We arrived to find that the dorm room we booked was filled up. They wouldn't let us just have a different dorm room for the dorm price since it would just be the two of us. The internet was out, so we moved on.

2  Thank Trey B
Reviewed April 3, 2011

Despite other reviews being less than favourable I personally have no hesitation in recommending San Blas Hostel. Upon arrival the owner greeted me with 2 maps of the area n suggestions of where to head too to explore the main sights.And the assurance that it...More

1  Thank Radinka
Reviewed March 29, 2011

The female staff are incredibly indifferent to you, the male staff hound you even when you get up in the night to go pee, the staff are also doing strange things to women including one account of tying a bracelet on a female guest in...More

1  Thank Afrinina
Reviewed January 27, 2011

Hi We stayed 1 night with these people and it was a nightmare as it rained the whole night flooding the place. The electrical appliances sparked during the night and were unplugged. The power points crackled all night from the moisture and no fuse seemed...More

1  Thank Slider8p
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
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Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
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