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El Kool Koala Backpackers

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4.0
7 reviews
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
16 Oct 2013
“New name, new owners, new improvements.”
27 May 2013
“Worst night's sleep in South America”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 17 October 2013 via mobile

This hostel is now known as El Alquimista and the new Spanish owners are very nice. It looks like they have taken steps to improve the old hostel's problems like installing air conditioners in all of the rooms and are currently repainting and reorganizing the...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2013

The one good thing about this hostel is the staff. Very friendly and helpful. It seemed like a decent hostel on arrival. The common area is a bit bare and didn't really have a relaxed vibe to it. Dorm rooms were like sauna's which is...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2013

Had a great stay at El Kool Koala. Its perfectly situated close to the beach, shops and the main restaurant and bar area. The hostel was always clean and tidy and well maintained and the beds were comfy. Its not a party hostel by any...More

Thank Ddizzle81
Reviewed 3 May 2013

clean hostel and very quiet. I like the terrace area and really like the hammock to nap a little. The location is good it´s 3 blocks away from the beach. The prices are good. The room has really nice A/C and you can turn it...More

Thank j k
Reviewed 16 May 2012

I recently stayed at El Kool Koala in Taganga, Colombia. What set this place apart from others in Taganga was the staff. Mateo the Aussie owner was really nice and down to earth and great to chat to about Colombia and travel in general. But...More

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Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$10 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$10 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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