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La Brisa Loca Hostel

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Calle 14 #3-58 | Centro Historico, Santa Marta 23420, Colombia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I'm traveling 2nd year already across Latin American and have seen lots of different situations but what happened today I can't explain. During checkin for some reason they had refused to take a money so

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in the air-conditioned first floor dorm. The second floor has a bar and other dorms and the third floor has the bar that is busy on weekends and some private rooms. The noise from the bars didn't really seem that bad in the first floor dorm. I was there on a weekend. I wouldn't want to be on... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The personnel is not very friendly and the Hotel not very clean. the worse thing: Very noisy so we had to move out to a different Hotel. You even can't Talk in the room. Just don't go there if your like to sleep.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed here for two nights but they were absolute bedlam. The staff are absolute gurus especially Jesse and josh who made me feel super welcome and had great craic. The food is really good and cheap and the whole hostel is super clean for a party hostel. Highly recommended.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The price is good and they have good facilities, however, some people from staff were so unfriendly. The check in was at 3:00 pm but we arrived earlier so we asked the person at the reception what we could do and she just answer kind of rude "go up stairs if you want to store your bags". At the bar... More 

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Thank Julieth F
Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us stayed at the hostel for a couple of nights. The facilities were decent, bar staff friendly and helpful and food good. Unfortunately, the vast majority (no need to mention names as it was most of them) of the reception staff we encountered were unwelcoming, always seemed preoccupied when we required assistance and when they did assist... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

La Brisa Loca is probably the best hostel I've ever stayed at! Cool people, friendly staff, delicious food and CRAZY parties! The are plenty of places you can hang out when the heat of Santa Marta gets too overwhelming - I highly recommend nap time in the tv lounge! The rooftop parties on Friday and Saturday nights are a must... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Really disappointing stay here, it's definitely a party hostel which we weren't in the mood for (loud music till 5am anyone?) Probably our own fault for not checking enough reviews first. I'm not looking for lapdances and spin the bottle parties! I could have handled that and been fine if it weren't for the very unfriendly attitude of the staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

There isn't anything bad I can say about my time at La Brisa Loca. I stayed there for 4 days with my 3 mates from Australia and it was amazing! Crazy parties amazing people and a resort like hostel!! Friday's and Saturdays it hosts massive rooftop parties with a great mix of Colombians and backpackers. I personally spent most of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Fun hostel with great helpful friendly staff. Free coffee day and great food. Would highly recommend this hostel for anyone staying in Santa Marta. Great party's at the weekend too. Lovely chill out rooftop area that you can sunbath or chill in hammock

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Created by two brothers, Ryan & Evan Doré, La Brisa Loca encompasses everything great they found in the best backpackers hostels around the world after years of traveling and research. This beautiful, centrally located hostel is in a two-story, 80 year-old neo-Republican mansion that has been meticulously restored and remodeled to both recreate the colonial charm of the historic building while providing a variety of amenities for the value conscious backpacker. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Brisa Loca Hostel

Address: Calle 14 #3-58 | Centro Historico, Santa Marta 23420, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Price Range: $19 - $26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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