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Iguana Hostel

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Bexhill, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2014 via mobile

After an extremely long bus ride we were immensely relieved to arrive here situated amongst some really cool streets but far enough away to get a great nights sleep. The staff were fantastic and could not do enough for us. There are hammocks, great kitchen facilities and free salsa what more do you need oh free coffee! We only stayed...

Thank TravelingBry
Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
Reviewed 20 February 2014

Great hostel with good guests and caring management. Perfect location on a safe and quiet street. Very close to two top nightlife streets in Cali: practice your salsa, or get your "bump and grind" on! Top notch - i'll be going back.

Thank John G
Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 15 February 2014

Wonderful place is all I can say! Home far from home, Iguana has always received me with the warm caleno spirit mixed with a fantastic international environment! The rooms are clean, the place is really nice but highlights for the incredibly helpful and friendly staff (they actually care about you!) Also have free salsa lessons and is always nice to...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 26 December 2013

This is a nice little place with a friendly staff. You should have no problems IF you choose your room carefully. There are two rooms on the second floor which face the street. The noise from the street traffic is comedically loud in those two street facing rooms. The reason is that this hotel is situated on a hill, so...

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 14 December 2013

Really sweet little hostel, but perhaps a little too quiet. Noone wanted to get involved in the free salsa lesson *not the hostels fault* and there is no area to chat or make noise after 11ish. Showers were strong but not always hot for everyone. Clean hostel, good kitchen. Comfy beds and nice hang out areas and places to eat....

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2013 via mobile

A beautiful hostel in cali with everything with everything you could want from a hostel. I arrived on my own and met lots of people to hang out with. There's lots of communal spaces that are colourful, comfy and spacious, I particularly liked the chilled, sunny garden. Free salsa classes and barbecues. The staff are helpful and friendly, there's even...

Thank thewanderingseal
Reviewed 18 August 2013

This spacious hostel is a little like a oasis just outside the centre of Cali, yet still only a 20 minute walk or 5 minute cab ride to all Cali has to offer. The rooms are spacious, clean and airy. I'm travelling with 2 other people and the staff made our choice easy by hooking us up with a private...

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Jasper National Park, Canada
Reviewed 21 May 2013

Really well set-up, spacious hostel. Lots of greenery with a nice terrace for BBQ's and drinks. Nice kitchen and dining area. Dorms are clean and comfortable with private bathrooms. The hostel is in a really safe part of town very close to restaurants and bars. Would not recommend the BBQ. We were told it was going to be at 8...

1Thank 780amy12
Reviewed 15 May 2013

Nice rooms, good communal ares, lots of places to chill out. Big, well stocked guest kitchen. Helpful staff. Like this hostal, but id probably opt to stay in a different neighbourhood if i came back to Cali. This neighbourhood is safe...but not the most happening.

Thank thecuriouswolf
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 27 March 2013

We only stayed here for one night but we enjoyed our stay. The room was big and clean and we had the shared bathroom to ourselves. It's a good place to stay near ish the bsu station, rather than all the way downtown. The only problem was when we tried to leave there was no one on the desk. This...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Iguana has been welcoming backpackers to Cali, Colombia's salsa capital since 1998. The Hostel, with a green garden and excellent location in a quiet and secure residential neighbourhood is an oasis of calm but yet a stonethrow away from the local nightlife and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Iguana Hostel

Address: Avenida 9A Calle 22 N, Cali, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Valle del Cauca Department > Cali
Price Range: ₹ 1,037 - ₹ 1,556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“wifi is only in the common area, not in any of the rooms, but this just makes you go out and socialize more.”
007Nomad, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We were upstairs overlooking the back garden/hang out area.”
rafaki, 5 Jul 2014 | Read review
“depends of interest and guests in at that date ! in any cases staff 's open for changes !”
alan78999, 30 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Make sure to get a room that doesn't face the street.”
JoeW340, 26 Dec 2013 | Read review
“I stayed in the big dorm which was a bit noisy in the mornngs when the cleaner would be talking loudly near the window.”
Den367, 14 Dec 2013 | Read review
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