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Hostel Mamallena

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed at Hostel Mamallena while traveling solo to Cartagena at the beginning of May 2017, and I had a great experience. The staff was helpful and it has a great social vibe with the attached bar/cafe. The patio was great for meeting other travelers and the area the hostel is located in is great for visiting other bars and...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hostel, dorm rooms have comfy beds and AC which is necessary with the heat of Cartagena! The patio is good for to chill out meet new people plus the hostel has its own bar with cheap cocktails and food.

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Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfy, clean, helpful staff. The aircon being on 24/7 is a godsend! Really good courtyard common area to meet people, and even though it's right in the heart of the bar/party street it's not too noisy late at night because everyone heads out. No complaints except for dodgy wifi!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

spent a few days here at the beginning of last week and also at the end after venturing out of cartagena for a couple days. location is great. good atmosphere in courtyard and bar and bedding and rooms clean. reception and bar staff were friendly. and the aircon being on throughout the day is a total bonus. only issue we...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mamallena is good for people wanting to party and not have privacy. Private room was right off of the communal patio which is loud and fun. Room was very basic with its own bathroom and ac. I believe $40 a night was a bit high for what you get as you can stay in much nicer places on the same...

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Toledo, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is perfect for Cartagena. Right on Media Luna, you only have to walk out the front door to find the party after having a few drinks in the patio area. All staff really helpful and the room was comfy. Lovely atmosphere with a great social vibe.

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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice hostel to stay at if you are a backpacker, alone or with friends. It gets pretty noisy at night, but people are friendly and the bathrooms are fairly clean. The kitchen could, however, use some new equipment.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night but benefitted extremely from the excellent bus service to Playa Blanca. By far the best one we found as you could choose what day you came back at no extra cost. They also had no problem storing our bags for us despite us not being guests there. We came back to stay for...

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice Hostel near the city center. Perfect place to meet other Backpacker as socializing is encouraged. Can be a bit noisy during the night, but you'll be out anyways with your new friends. AC all day long which is a huge plus in Cartagena. Very fast laundry service. Nice, uncomplicated, helpfull staff! All in all my favourite Hostel in...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Really laid back and social atmosphere. There's a nice courtyard, and the set-up makes it easy to meet other travelers. There is a bar downstairs, but it doesn't get too loud. People tend to have a few beers at the hostel before going out to party. Wifi was iffy in the rooms, but pretty good overall. The breakfast was nothing...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hostel Mamallena

Address: Calle Media Luna, Cartagena, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range: $17 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Number 5 was good for internet connection but noisy.”
Kaykay, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor is the loudest”
amandaanders, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There may be fewer customers on weekdays than at weekends.”
TrangPea, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Back of courtyard”
RebeccaW286, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Air-Condition needed!”
Steffman, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
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