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Jodanga Backpackers Hostel Hostel

Barrio Los Choferes, Calle El Fuerte # 1380, Santa Cruz, Bolivia

90% Overall Rating 85 out of 91 customers would recommend this property based on 91 reviews

Atmosphere 94%

Cleanliness 96%

Facilities 90%

Location 77%

Safety 94%

Staff 95%

Value 89%

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  • Air conditioning
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Steam room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important Information

PLEASE NOTE: <br /><br /><br /><br /> If you plan to arrive LATE IN THE NIGHT (after midnight and before 6.30am) remember to BOOK FOR THE NIGHT BEFORE, our check in time is at 2.00pm. <br /><br /> Ex. Arrival 17/6 at 3am, you must book for the 16/6. <br /><br /><br /><br /> Please inform us about CHANGES in your BOOKING or about CANCELLATIONS at least 48 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL via email (free of charges). After this date, charges to your Credit Card will be applied up to the FULL COST OF THE RESERVATION. Cancellations or changes made by phone can not be accepted. <br /><br /><br /><br /> We will verify and preauthorize the full amount to your CREDIT CARD, but we do not charge it! If the card DOESN`T WORK, the BOOKING is NOT VALID. <br /><br /><br /><br /> NO CHECK-IN BEFORE 2PM (we need to clean the rooms first!) You may leave your stuff in the storage room though and use our communal areas or come back later. <br /><br /><br /><br /> PAYMENT IS DUE AT ARRIVAL. We accept cash, Visa and MasterCard.Valid PASSPORT ID REQUIRED ON CHECK-IN. <br /><br /><br /><br /> CHECK OUT is at 11AM <br /><br /><br /><br /> For GROUPS (more than 4 pax) the property will charge the outstanding balance on your credit card. Only if you CANCEL OR CHANGE YOUR RESERVATION UP TO 4 DAYS BEFORE ARRIVAL (local time) the balance will be refunded <br /><br /><br /><br /> FAMILIES TRAVELLING with children under the age of 16 are required to BOOK PRIVATE ROOMS. <br /><br /><br /><br /> CHILDREN under the age of 16 are UNABLE to be accommodated IN SHARED DORMITORIES. <br /><br /><br /><br /> If you need to CHECK OUT LATE IN THE NIGHT (after midnight and before 6.30am) you need to INFORM RECEPTION IN ADVANCE (before 10:30PM) so we can arrange check out. <br /><br /><br /><br /> Hostel Management reserves the right to cancel or amend a booking for anti-social behavior towards hostel staff and/or guests, or non-adherence to our terms and conditions. <br /><br /><br /><br /> Jodanga Backpackers Hostel belongs to Hostelling International but please notice that the HI cards discounts don’t apply to bookings placed on HostelBookers, you can use the HI website.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Santa Cruz?

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Map and Directions


From the BUS AND TRAIN STATION (Terminal Bimodal)
Price: Between 12 and 18 Bs. depending how many people are in the taxi.
Tips: Take it few steps from where you stepped off the bus with a sign “Terminal Bimodal”; don’t take one out on the street

Time: 25 – 45 min aprox depends of the traffic.
Price: Between 60 and 80Bs. Depend of how many people are in the taxi.
Tips: Outside of the terminal there are “white and blue” colored taxis (official taxis from Viru Viru). Ask them to take you to Jodanga Hostel, they all know how to get there.

Price: Between 20 and 35Bs. Depend of how many people are in the taxi.
Tips: If you just walk strait out of the airport till the main road (this is the Segundo Anillo Avenue) and take a taxi from there, you should pay between 10 and 15 Bs.

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