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Drop Bear Hostel

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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Drop Bear Hostel has a very relaxing vibe. The staff was super friendly and helpful. We stayed in a private room, which was even bigger than our own apartment! Because there was an extra room between our bedroom and the hallway next to the...More

Thank Bas R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked this hostel. The staff was friendly and knew good English. It was huge. There are large rooms for ping pong, billiards, tv with Netflix, couches to chill. There’s a nice pool and bar and music. They give you buzzers to let you...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

I had a great time here during my week long stay in Santa Marta. Despite being away from the city centre, it's easy to get to by taxi or city bus, and is located in a nice quiet neighborhood, near a very handy grocery store.On...More

Thank Nagdeo M
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Phil McKenzie is one of the most amazing people I could ever imagine, Phil has the following qualities when serving a quality crafted beverage... He is kind, a generous lover, honest, caring of people's individual sexuality, solid length, fair girth, lasts a reasonable amount of...More

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

I have been visiting the Dreamer as well but although it was an nice hostel it was really jammed packed!! Thus I rather recommend the Drop Bear warmly. At this gorgeous big hostel, you will be able to have your time on your own as...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Price range
$11 - $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Price range
$11 - $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Blakenamy
December 15, 2014|
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Response from PuraVida55_13 | Reviewed this property |
Enjoy the Drop Bear! They will most definitely take care of your bags as we left our stuff there for 5 days when we went to hike to La Ciudad Perdida. It is a great place, tell Regina that her favorite gringo says hello.
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"Get the rooms with a/c. Santa Marta gets HOT!"
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"Don't bother paying for the AC room, it was soooo loud and it really wan't worth the $40+"
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"Get the dorm with aircon, I was always very comfortable but heard others in fan-only dorms complaining of the..."
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"air con room is good in summer and wedges are delicious"
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