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  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
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All reviewsprivate roompancake breakfastair conplaya blancasan blasgood vibesbig lockersmedia lunaold towna great place to meetsocial areafree breakfastother travelersstayed here for one nightbook toursshuttle busbars and restaurants
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Where to start.. The owner- Stu, Australian. Speaks for itself! Very friendly and accommodating. Any issue he is very understanding and will do what he can to resolve it. Doesn’t mind a drink either it turns out. Staff- very friendly and helpful with information and...More

Thank Jordan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for about a week and absolutely loved it, social and fun with a group always ready to go out when the social area closes at around 11/12. still quiet enough to get a decent night sleep if not wanting to party all night....More

Thank sarahlynncummings
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Mamallena Hostel was my hero. I actually didn’t stay there (I should have) but because my hostel didn’t let me store the luggage I went to the Mamallena Hostel. They were so friendly and let me leave my backpack in their luggage store all day!...More

Thank sirojalele
Response from Casa762, Owner at Hostel MamallenaResponded 4 weeks ago

We aim to help out, but it is better for us if you stay with us when using our services! Dont like to leave anyone stranded though, even if you did make a mistake in choosing where to stay :)

Reviewed May 17, 2018

Hostel Mamallena's patio is quite beautiful, but we had the unfortunate mistake of booking a private room with shared bath. The bathroom was shared with EVERYONE who was at the patio - including guests! Even though they said this was cleaned twice a day it...More

Thank Frances P
Response from Casa762, Owner at Hostel MamallenaResponded 4 weeks ago

Well, I do have to say, when you choose a room with no AC in Cartagena, it will BE HOT!! The fan actually works fine, and we were more than happy to give you another one, Im not suire I understand what the problem was...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Mamallenas is one of the nicest hostels I’ve stayed in. The location is fantastic - just across the park from the walled city. There’s a big social area which is great to meet people, and you can use the kitchen (the street food round the...More

Thank EllieS1992
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Amenities
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$13 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$13 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (100)
Room & Suite (15)
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Family and Play Areas (5)
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NEWYORKstevenk
January 27, 2016|
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Response from Cesar V | Reviewed this property |
The black nomad is right on. Say hi to Leo who stands outside the hostel entrance door at night selling "cigarettes".
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"Do not get the private room with shared bath!"
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"All the privates are off the main patio but the noise quieten down after 12am on most nights"
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"Number 5 was good for internet connection but noisy."
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"Ground floor is the loudest"
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