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Hostal Las Velas

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Newquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Positive - very cheap and clean, lovely pontoon/dock where you can watch the sunset. Situated about half an hour walk to the old city, costs about 8000 in a taxi Negative - bad internet and the kitchen which can use to make your own food strangely only opens at 3pm.

Thank AdamPosNeg
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Our friend gave us the tip to check in, in las Velas in Cartagena. Our small, clean room had everything we needed, TV , AC, space for the cloths and a nice shower. The team was very friendly and helpful. The hostel is located a bit outside of the old town (centrum) but it's easy and cheap to reach it...

Thank Marcel Z
Reviewed 31 May 2016

I gave this place 4 stars because it completes every requirement desired of a hostel. Clean facilities, nice bathrooms, decent food, free breakfast, free wifi and lockers for belongings. It's cheap and while it overlooks the water, it's more of a rocky coast in this part and not a beach like you'll see coming in from the aiport. However, this...

Thank Bobby P
Staffhostalasvelas, Gerente at Hostal Las Velas, responded to this review

Hi Robert!, How are you? First of all, thanks for the 4 star review, even you have been felt unconfortable. We are really sad that you feel that in our hostel. That day was the final match of the Champions League and also we have Saturday's Sunset Party, so maybe the hostel was a little noisy and the staff was...

Reviewed 20 March 2016

This awesome little place is not in the old town but on the water with a nice little garden with a zipline, fitness equipment and hammocks, as well as a gate to the beach, where you can chill or rent jet skis cheap. The staff is so so nice and will go out of their way to help you with...

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Staffhostalasvelas, Gerente at Hostal Las Velas, responded to this review

Hi Charlotte! I promise that the internet conecction will we improved :) Thanks for stay with us and the review! Greetings to you and Neele Luis

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Hostal Las Velas offers pet-friendly accommodation in Cartagena de Indias. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar or sun bath at the deck. A flat-screen TV is featured. There is a gift shop at the property. This bed and breakfast has a private beach area and water sports facilities and bike hire is available. An array of activities are offered in the area, ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostal Las Velas

Address: Barrio Laguito Avenida Cl72a 21b # 1-52 | In front the CAI of El Laguito, Cartagena 130003, Colombia (Formerly Hostal Las Chancletas)
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range: ₹ 1,037 - ₹ 5,701 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hostal Las Velas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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