I stayed here with my boyfriend and our friend for two nights, but would have liked to have stayed a lot longer. the place was beautiful and well kept, and has a gorgeous view from the balcony. it has a peaceful, very relaxed vibe. The staff were also wonderful. Gregory, the owner, was friendly and helpful and fun to hang... More
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Hostel El Encuentro is a small eco-hostel / hotel offering resort-like luxury at backpacker’s prices. Situated on a spacious private peninsula overlooking the town of Guatapé, its gorgeous lake, and the famous El Peñon rock, our hostel offers guests the chance to get away from the noise and pollution of city life, while still enjoying easily walkable access to the town and the many attractions and activities in the area. We offer:Deluxe Private Rooms with Private Baths and Amazing Lake Views4-Person Shared Dormitories, Private Lake Access and Swimming Area, Full Bar and Restaurant On-Site Camping Area and Deluxe Tent Rentals (including full-size air mattresses, sheets, blankets, & lanterns)Fully-Equipped Kitchen, Free Wireless Internet Access, On-Site Spa/Massage Center, BBQ and Campfire Areas, Lounge Area with Large Flat Screen TV and DVD Library, English-Language Book Exchange Yoga/Meditation Area with free use of mats, Free use of our row boat, Mountain Bike and Fishing Gear Rentals, Sailboat trips and courses on the lake, On-Site Tour Agency: Colombia Eco Tours, Hammocks throughout the property. Spanish and Salsa Classes24 hr Hot Water, Free tea, coffee, and local phone calls, Washing Machine, Board Games, Environmental Education Center/Library, Advanced Chemical-free Water Filtration System, Special Rates for Groups up to 40 people, Volunteer and Partnering Opportunities. ... more less
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