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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked one night and stayed for four as it was a perfect base for day trips in and around Santa Marta. The reception advised on what you could do during the stay and they will organise the tours for you so it's really easy. We did a Minca day trip and an overnight at Tayrona National Park. There is...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is all bout the hostel. Amazing vibe, really good service, pooltable, water pool, great breakfast buffet, TV to watch a movie, beerpong games. This is a place you go to relax in between tours or trips. It is around 20 minutes from the city centre, but there is a lot to do in the hostel. Make sure to also...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a frequent traveler to Colombia this is where I stay when I go to Santa Marta (unless I am in Taganga diving). The hostel itself is clean, and relatively spacious. It can be a bit of a party scene at times but I am usually able to find a quiet spot if I need it, and they are good...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay was perfect. The staff is super friendly and help you plan your trips. There is an pool table and a bar. We could freely stash our bag during multiple day trips and it really felt like a home every time we came back. The place truly fits the name. 10/10 would recommend ! Xx Alex and Simon

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Really nice place to hang out for a few days and/or book the next part of your trip. Great staff, restaurant, bar and pool! Also important: the pool ;). Highly recommend this place. This is what a travellers hostel should look like!

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Someren, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Whereas Santa Marta isn't the nicest of cities, The Dreamer Hostel is definitely a nice get away from the buz of the city. A little out of the center, but close to the Exito and a shopping mall, it's perfect for a few days of relaxing as it has a nice pool and, when I was there, also a nice...

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Stromboli, Italy
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

As usual when recommended on lonely planet, too much money and popularity make quality go down. I was undecided if stay in central Santa Marta or go to Mamatoco and decided to go so far from the city because recommended. I called 3 days before knowing that it would have been crowded and booked a room ( around 40€). The...

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esfele, Manager at The Dreamer Hostel, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, We are sorry but you didnt made any reservation at our hostel, only a phone call few days before asking for informations. You judjed "awfull" the vibe and facilities even if you didnt walk more far than the recepcion. Tripadvisor shoudnt accept this. Best regards, Fulvio

Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This hostel is relaxed and nice if you want to chill at your hostel but really far out of santa marta. Also we found the staff a bit weird, sometimes helpful but also not really thoughtful or helping you if you want more information. They answer your questions but don't give other or more information. They have there own kitchen/restaurant...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The dreamer is a very nice hostal, the pool is very cool, the people from the front desk are amazing, super helpful, if you have the plan to visit tayrona park, or minca or lost city, the hostal is very convenience because it is located almost at the exit of santa marta, they have a nice mall 3 blocks away...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The Dreamer hostel is an awesome place to stay, very easy to meet people and the layout is set like a resort with a swimming pool to chill out in the middle. The bar area has a pool table which is great fun, they organise games here. Staff are very friendly and helpful in checking in and organising where to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dreamer bring to Santa Marta a new concept in QUALITY BUDGET ACCOMODATIONS, here you can indulge in a bit of luxory at backpackers rates.Escape from the caribbean hot enjoying our big swimming pool, hammocks and garden, available guest kitchen, TV lounge, Bar and Italian Restaurant...Our Vibe is relaxed.The hostel is located in a strategic position just outside the crowded city center but on the way to the Tayrona park,Minca,Taganga and Rodadero. Bus Station is three minutes ride away and in the immediate area you'll find supermarkets,Cinema,ATM etc travellers from all walks of life are welcome ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Dreamer Hostel

Address: cr 51, 26D-161 (diagonal 32) Los Trupillos de Mamatoco, Santa Marta 5, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Price Range: ₹ 817 - ₹ 3,880 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Use for inbetween travel not to enjoy santa marta”
 of 5 bubbles isabels693, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The dorm with air conditioning is freezing.. The one with a fan is just right”
 of 5 bubbles kissthebandit, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the 4 bed dorm with ac !”
 of 5 bubbles U8023COdanielc, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The hostel has a pool”
 of 5 bubbles 332pauletter, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The hacienda arrangement of rooms around the pool would seem to make each a good choice, depending on room rates, of course.”
 of 5 bubbles AfricaAtNewYears, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
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