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The Plantation House Salento

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a difference a day makes! After a truly awful experience in Hilltop Hostel, my wife looked for alternative accommodation. During Easter week it is almost impossible to find somewhere to stay. We walked all over Salento and eventually ended up in Plantation House. We got lucky they had had a cancellation and had a double free. So we took...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so lost and looking for a hostel because it was a public holiday in salento. Eduardo hardly try to get me a room because everything was booked out for the whole time in the whole city... he was so lovely and helpful and organised me one! While I was waiting he offered me to go in the kitchen...

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Manchester, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an incredible stay at Plantation House - so much so that we booked an extra night here. The place is not the most modern, but it was clean and cleaned daily. All the staff were fantastic. Incredibly helpful for everything in the local area and very very friendly. You don't get that everywhere. Tim, the owner, was also...

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St. Moritz, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The hostel is a bit outside but as Salento is pretty small,this won't be any problem. The hostel is nice and quiet and the offer tour is just awesome. You get such a good information and afterwards you really know how to make coffee. You have also the possibility to use the garden across the street which offers very nice...

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

The coffee tour at the plantation house was fabulous, very interesting and really informative. Tim is a great guide! Highly recommend this to anyone who visits Salento, even if they are not staying at the hostel.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed four nights in a double room with a bathroom. The room was a bit small and rough around the edges, but it was quiet and the owners and staff very friendly and helpful. We also did the coffee tour which was very interesting and the coffee was excellent.

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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Good hostel with a nice coffee tour. Owner of the hostel is Australian so language barrier if you don't speak Spanish. Definitely would recommend this place. Salento is a very nice and cosy town. Great restaurants also!

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Armenia, Colombia
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I felt very comfortable, you wake up with the sound of singing birds and the dogs make you feel like a child with their happiness, I came back and didn't find ipod, who was the owners kind of polar bear dog, but now they got a new fluffy new puppy who has an adorable face, I just love of this...

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

is a great experience in the coffee land (quindio), walks around the finca, hot water, you can see the local birds like "barranquero" beautiful bird, to buy colombian coffee make in plantation house. the cleaning is careless, the bathroom is some dirty, they can improve. don't forget visit the valle del cocora and national natural park of the nevados

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Goettingen, Germany
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The Hostel is really easy to find. Like everywhere in Colombia, the people help you if you just seem to be lost... The stuff is nice and helps you with everything. The rooms are nice but doesn*t have more than the stuff you need, which is completely cool when you think about the price. The dorms are not big, so...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the foothills of the Andes, halfway between the towns of Armenia and Pereira, Salento is in the heart of Colombian coffee country. Conveniently located some 6-8 hours by bus from Medellin, 7-9 hours from Bogota and 4-5 hours from Cali, Salento is the perfect stop off point to explore Colombia´s coffee country. And when you are in Salento, Plantation House (only 5 blocks from the main plaza) is the best location for you to stay. The original Plantation House (PH 1) is a 100 year old coffee plantation house that offers small dormitory and private accommodation with and without ensuite bathrooms, lounge and kitchen facilities. Plantation House Two (PH 2) is a renovated traditional style farmhouse set in 2 acres of land and is literally across the road from the original Plantation House. This also offers both small dormitory and private accommodation with and without ensuite bathrooms. Both Plantation Houses have gas fired hot water systems. Amongst the many services we offer our guests are WIFI, free internet, kitchen facilities, free coffee, book exchanges and book shop PLUS the best most current and accurate tourist information in Salento. In both the Plantation Houses new kitchen and social areas with fireplaces have been constructed. The Plantation Houses have extensive gardens, with a myriad of flowers and native trees and of course a few coffee plants, hammocks and WIFI access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Plantation House Salento

Address: Calle 7 No. 1-04, Salento 631020, Colombia (Formerly Plantation House)
Region: Colombia > Quindio Department > Salento
Price Range: $31 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“choose rooms on the second part of plantatión house, there is great the living room”
  • outside of kitchen and living room
, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“it is off road and all rooms are quiet.”
  • the double bed in the room
  • And a single bed in the room
janps2014, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one with a view!”
, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you are happy with basic accommodation and facilities, to be closer to nature and have a different experience, ask to stay on the finca!”
775luciev, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“the hole farm is amazing it doesn't matter the location of the room”
187juand, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
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