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    Drop Bear Hostel

    Carrera 21 20 - 36 | Barrio Jardín, Santa Marta 470005, Colombia
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    Traveller (50)
    Dining (32)
    Pool & Beach (26)
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “tv room” (25 reviews)
    “huge tv” (9 reviews)
    “table tennis” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Airport Transportation
    Laundry Service
    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 250 reviews

    Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

    Great food, the best staff, nice rooms and great mood! Is perfect if you just want to chill or if you want to have a great party in the bar, 2 different moments in the same place! I love the tv room!!

    1  Thank Cata C
    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    Grat hostel to relax before and after exploring the region. The staff is great, form the owner to the people keeping the place spotless. They have a nice pool area, a massive screening room, a quirky little bar and as far as the kitchen goes:...More

    1  Thank bongantonio
    Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

    The staff are so so helpful! Staff can speak English and Spanish. The hostel let's you leave your main belongings there for storage if you are wanting to leave for a few days to Tayrona or other areas and just take a smaller bag. Swimming...More

    1  Thank carlyedwards23
    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    Awesome little hostel. Pool table. Table tennis. Tv room. Nice pool and food/bar area. The food was pretty good and not terribly overpriced. It's supposed to be a party hostel so the music is playing quite loudly, but it wasn't much of an issue from...More

    Thank Blayne G
    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    I planned on only one night here and ended up staying 4, before, in between and after my trips to other places in the area. A great hostel to chill out in with the pool, plenty of hammocks, and huge TV room with Netflix! Everything...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$ 11 - US$ 52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Colombia >
    • Magdalena Department >
    • Santa Marta District >
    • Santa Marta
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    Traveller (50)
    Dining (32)
    Pool & Beach (26)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Hotel & Grounds (72)
    Family and Play Areas (13)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    16 December 2014|
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    Response from PuraVida55_13 | Reviewed this property |
    Enjoy the Drop Bear! They will most definitely take care of your bags as we left our stuff there for 5 days when we went to hike to La Ciudad Perdida. It is a great place, tell Regina that her favorite gringo says hello.
    Room Tips
    "Don't bother paying for the AC room, it was soooo loud and it really wan't worth the $40+"
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    "Get the dorm with aircon, I was always very comfortable but heard others in fan-only dorms complaining of the..."
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    "air con room is good in summer and wedges are delicious"
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    "The cheapest room is only a hallway with 6-8 beds in it"
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