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El Viajero Cartagena Hostel

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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

The only positive things about El Viajero are the location and the social scene. The location is in the walled city, which makes everything walking distance and the travelers that come through El Viajero are all incredibly friendly. That being said, I don't think it's...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Absolutely wonderful place to stay. The location was great, the staff was all SO wonderful and made me feel so welcomed. The setup of the hostel is VERY helpful for meeting people and hanging out during the day/evening. The facilities are great and well-taken care...More

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Response from El Viajero H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for your message! We are pleased to read your good comments and knowing that your stay at El Viajero was a good experience and we did all we could to make you feel welcome :) Come back anytime!

Reviewed 29 June 2017

El Viajero Cartagena hostel was a great overall hostel. It has a great location inside the Cuidad Amurallada, and very close to multiple restaurants and bars. The staff goes above and beyond to help guests and to create a fun environment!

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Response from El Viajero H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 6 July 2017

Thanks a lot for your review Arturo! We're glad your stay at El Viajero was enjoyable. We hope to have you again at our Hostels also in Cali, Salento and San Andrés Island.

Reviewed 28 June 2017

If you are going to Cartagena and are looking for an affordable, centrally located and clean place to stay, look no further! El Viajero Cartagena is the CLEANEST hostel I have ever stayed in. The staff is always cleaning and guests literally walk around barefoot....More

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Response from El Viajero H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for your message Stephy! We are pleased to read your good comments and knowing that your stay was a good experience and you even made so many friends. We hope to see you again at our hostels.

Reviewed 28 June 2017

Perfect location within the old wall, daily night time activities including salsa classes and live musics. The bar is a little pricey and they have a very strict no bringing your own alcohol policy. Free buffet breakfast is toast fruit coffee or juice. Easy to...More

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Response from El Viajero H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you so much for your comment! We are so glad to know that your experience at El Viajero was great. We'll take your recommendation about the pool into account :) We hope to see you soon at our Hostels.

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Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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US$ 16 - US$ 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 16 - US$ 84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jaymee L
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Response from Samantha G | Reviewed this property |
Yep! They called a taxi for us, we just let them know the time.
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Christina Y
24 February 2016|
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Response from Tory R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they never turned it off in our double room. That was great as I ended up catching a 24 hour flu while I was there and needed to sleep it off.
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"Bunks in the lower level are cooler. Air conditioning is slight."
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"It is quieter if you are not by the bar area"
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"Arrive earlier if you want a bottom bunk. Bring a padlock for under bed storage lockers, although they also..."
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"Ask roomates if there okay with making air conditioning colder during day as everyone's in an out making..."
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