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Platypus Hostel

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good16%
  • Average24%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible9%
14 Mar 2016
“Solid”
2 Mar 2016
“Really happy stay here!”
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 December 2012 via mobile

Didn't like it too much. Room was ok, but we were in front of reception and it was a bit noisy. And we like to smoke now and then, but this hostel had signs everywhere about how clean the air should be so we had...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2012

A solid place to rest your head in Bogota, comprising a good location and strong security. It would be difficult to be too effusive about this place but it's relatively clean and breakfast is provided (albeit the strawberry yogurt was rather sweet!).

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Reviewed 5 September 2012

Whenever we visit Bogota, which is several times each year, we always stay at Platypus. Friendly, bilingual staff, clean and affordable accommodations, excellent location, and a nice array of accommodations...they have more to offer than the main (and original) hostel...just ask! Through the years, we...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2012

I stayed in this place after having read many good reviews about this place. However, the hostel is quite dirty, the bed is sooooo hard it was impossible to sleep on. I found several cockroaches in the room, too. As a pro, the location is...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2012

I spent five nights here a few weeks ago and had I not been ill and had the energy I would probably have moved hostels. The place wasn't horrific but it lacked any atmosphere. The staff were in general grumpy and unfriendly, and on the...More

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"I graded swimming pool and fitness center as excellent... but they dont have one??"
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"Great for small people(no offence),if you are a large person consider somewhere else.Dont take room 1 as next..."
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"The rooms upstairs have a little more private and secluded."
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"Away from the office as buzzer rings all night."
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