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The Dreamer Hostel

Hostel | Carrera 51, 26D-161, Diagonal 32 Los Trupillos, Santa Marta, Colombia -

91.2% Overall Rating

77 out of 78 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (14/01/2015)

Andres Doblado Maldonado thinks…

"Best hostel I've ever been to (around the world). Staff is super friendly, food is delicious, cocktails are awesome, the atmosphere is unique, rooms are clean, and the activities they plan are also…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

multiple nights stay we'll charge the first 2 nights

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 12:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Santa Marta?

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The Dreamer Hostel brings to Santa Marta a new concept in quality budget accommodation, offering travellers the possibility to indulge in a bit of luxury at backpacker rates. The hostel is completely new, has been designed and purpose-built to maintain the colonial style typical in the region and with its great facilities provide lots of space for play time, chill time and peace time. Read more

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Shared Rooms Help! A shared room (typically a dorm) is a bedroom which you share with other people from the property. The number of beds in a room is shown in the room name, e.g. ‘5 Bed Dorm’, and you can book as many as you need. Some properties have male only dorms and female only dorms.

10 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Private bathroom)

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4 Bed Dorm - Mixed (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included
Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Twin (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Superior Double (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Double (Private bathroom)

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Double (Shared bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Deluxe 1 Bedroom Suite (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About The Dreamer Hostel

At the Dreamer hostel you will find some facilities that adventurers love:

A garden, big swimming pool, Basketball court in front of the hostel (coming soon)

The Coelho's Bar open every day, pool table, Italian restaurant (homemade pasta) open for breakfast, lunch and dinner;

For those who like to make their own food we have a fully equipped kitchen open all day, 2 dining areas, BBQ and a nice TV lounge with Cable TV and DVD; Check-in is open 24 hours and we have Free Wi-Fi. We also offer a wide range of accommodation from comfortable and spacious dorms to twin and double bed rooms with en-suite bathroom (air con available)

Our Hostel provides info and organizes tours to the main attractions in the region such as the Lost City, Diving in the Tayrona national Park, Tour to Punta Gallinas (northeast point of South America), the desert region of Guajira or the dream destination of San Blas and Panama for those who want to continue travelling to Central America.

The Dreamer Hostel is strategically positioned just 15 minutes outside the city centre and allows travellers to avoid the congestion and griminess of the city itself. There is very easy bus service to everywhere around Santa Marta such as Taganga, Rodadero, Sierra Nevada etc… We are within walking distance to the famous Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino (must see), and the bus stop to TAYRONA PARK is just 3 blocks away making us the ideal base to explore Santa Marta and the surrounding area, the pearl of America.

We are located 250 mt from Santa Martas biggest Mall which includes a cinema, huge supermarket, ATM, clothing stores and everything else you can think of...

Accommodation Information

We have 6 privates (with ensuite or shared bathroom) and 4 dorms (air-con available)
All our rooms are spacious and comfortable, with nice murals decorations and photos from the word that will feel you comfortable at all times.

Location Information

Santa Marta has become a popular tourist centre due not to the city itself but to its surroundings like The Lost city, Tayrona park, Sierra Nevada, El Rodadero, Taganga and tens of amazing beaches around the city
The dreamer hostel is strategically located on the way to TAYRONA national park and the waterfalls of Minca and Quebrada Valencia, just 15 minutes outside the city centre in the safe and quiet residential neighbourhood of Mamatoco allowing travellers to avoid the congestion and griminess of the city itself; it is only a short walk from the biggest mall in town with supermarket, cinema, ATM, restaurants and shops. You can even visit the beautiful Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino (must see) at the top of the street or play basketball on the court just across the road.
The hostel is a 5 minutes taxi ride from bus station, and the bus stop to the amazing Parque Tayrona is just 3 blocks away from the hostel.