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Reviews of La Tortuga Hostel

Hostel | Calle 9 # 3-116, Taganga, Colombia 470007

81.6% Overall Rating

42 out of 49 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (06/04/2015)

"The hostel is situated in not very nice city, on the street a lot of dogs, very noisy during nights form street, club which is situated in hostel and from neighbors the bathroom in our room was diry,"

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • BBQ area
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 13.89
  • Towel USD 0.79

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

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81.6%

Overall Rating

42 out of 49 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'La Tortuga Hostel'

Atmosphere
85.6%
Location
74.4%
Facilities
79.2%
Cleanliness
82.4%
Staff
88.0%
Value
80.8%
Safety
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74.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

08 April 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Rooms were nice and clean however had a thatch roof with a space so lots of mozzies...and a mouse managed to get in the room!

Disliked: Wifi not available in rooms and the road at night up to the property is very dark and bumpy

60.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

26 March 2011

Liked: Clean, helpful staff , despite booking mess, quite nice rooms.

Disliked: They did not have any record of our booking. They also have very little understanding of Hostel Bookers, they thought my deposit was part of a comission to Hostel Bookers, not part of the overall fee. Also the worst breakfast in 5 months in South America, just some crap bread and no beverages. We booked a double room with a sea view but had to stay in a dorm as they were not aware of our booking.

57.1%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 40%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

15 January 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: relaxed atmosphere

Disliked: the owner charged me and a friend 50000 pesos for drinks neither of us bought. pulled the same trick on both on us, other wise it was good.

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

22 November 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Good kitchen but a little caotic, nice bar, great views from all floors with amazing sunsets and views out to the sea, ok lounge. Really helpful and nice staff

Disliked: Terrible excuse for breakfast, not worth calling breakfast really. Some plastic bread, runny butter and some jam left out in a rather caotic kitchen. Back yard little more than a patch of earth.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Sightseeing & culture
Partying / nightlife

17 September 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Roof top terrace with great view of bay, really friendly and informative staff, bag storage while in Tayrona park.

Disliked: not very well equiped kitchen

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

francesco tetti

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

12 July 2010 francesco would recommend this property

Liked: the place is really nice and there's a good feeling between the people of tortuga and the guests

Disliked: francesco left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities
Backpacking / gap year
Beach / sunbathing
Partying / nightlife

07 July 2010 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great atmosphere, friendly staff, clean ensuite rooms, comfortable beds. I felt at home!!. Spectacular top roof bar. Great place to meet friends and have a funny and relaxing time!! Wish i could stay longer...

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Alexander Robertson

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

07 July 2010 Alexander would recommend this property

Liked: sunsets, beers and buddys on the roof.this place is new and clean.sold

Disliked: no monkeys to play with or dancing pole on the rooftop bar


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