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    El Viajero Cartagena Hostel

    Calle 7 Infantes 9-45, Cartagena 130018, Colombia
    011 57 318 2575354
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Average14%
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    “salsa lessons” (11 reviews)
    “private room” (30 reviews)
    “dance lessons” (5 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 19 March 2017

    The hostel is great fun: lots of open space filled with opportunities to make friends. There's a bar and dance lessons which always engage people. Kelly did a great job checking me in and Gina was great in recommending places and trips to take while...More

    Thank navyareddy
    Response from Lugoco2, Gerente at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 21 March 2017

    Thanks a lot for your review! We´re glad your stay at El Viajero Cartagena was enjoyable. We hope to have you again at one of our Hostels in Cartagena, San Andres, Cali or Salento. Have a safe trip back home.

    Reviewed 12 March 2017

    Location is great close by all the hot spots in Cartagena de Indias, breakfast is included which is awesome, fruits, juice, oat, several kind of food every single day. Staff is nice, helpfull and kind, Andres was really useful for my requirements and i am...More

    Thank victorhcortezc
    Response from Lugoco2, Gerente at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 14 March 2017

    Thank you so much for your comment Victor. We are glad to know that your experience at El Viajero Cartagena was great. We hope to see you soon at one of our Hostels in Cartagena, San Andres, Cali or Salento.

    Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

    Although the hostel is well located and looks nice at first sight, the price for a night is too high. I payed €19 for a night, but for that price I would like a better kitchen (especially the kitchenware: the big knifes to cut vegetables...More

    Thank John G
    Response from Lugoco2, Gerente at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 11 March 2017

    We are really sorry about that John, beleive us when we tell you that your comment is VERY important and we will take mesaures inmediatly with our bar-woman. Thanks for informing us. Safe travels.

    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    Great hostel! Very well located inside of the old city, walking distance to cheap and more fancy restaurants. Good vibe on the common area, some days they offer salsa classes for free and invite everyone to join. Clean dorms, old furniture but nothing that can...More

    Thank Marjorie M
    Response from Lugoco2, Gerente at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 11 March 2017
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    ¡Gracias por tu mensaje Marjorie! Nos complace leer tus buenos comentarios y saber que tu estadía en Cartagena fue una...More

    Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

    Though they do try to create a nice atmosphere with salsa nights this hostel just lacks that. The beds are not as comfortable as one would expect for the steep price. Furthermore be wary when ordering at the bar, as personnel does skim a little...More

    Thank Nick L
    Response from Lugoco2, Gerente at El Viajero Cartagena HostelResponded 1 March 2017

    Thanks for your comment......yes, we have salsa nights, game nights, outdoor BBQs, Cinema Nights, we take our guets out to party every tuesday....Im really sorry that is lacking atmosphere. If you want a hard core party hostel El Viajero is NOT. Also its the first...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Bolivar Department >
    • Cartagena District >
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    Jaymee L
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    Response from Samantha G | Reviewed this property |
    Yep! They called a taxi for us, we just let them know the time.
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    24 February 2016|
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    Response from Tory R | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they never turned it off in our double room. That was great as I ended up catching a 24 hour flu while I was there and needed to sleep it off.
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    "It is quite an expensive hostel for what it is, I would have expected the beds to have been made."
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