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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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What's included
Free Internet
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
Calle 16 No 2-43, Bogota 111711, Colombia
12.9 km to Eldorado Airport
667 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
1.1 km from Gold Museum (Museo del Oro)
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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Biggest thing going for it is the good location as it is easy walking distance to the central attractions of Bogota. The rooms though are cramped and beds not too comfortable. Nevertheless, if you are on a budget, and comfort is a bonus rather then...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 2 March 2016

We were a family group of three and had a room near the entrance with a dividing wall: perfect for parents and grown up daughter! It was quiet, with a nice breakfast, very friendly and helpful staff. The beds were comfortable and we had our...More

Thank CWcello
Reviewed 5 March 2015

Stayed for 1 night recently,thankfully no more. Very very noisy room, not only loud outside noise all night but you could clearly hear conversations from the rooms next door. Room and bathroom really small. On a good note the staff were lovely and helpful

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Reviewed 23 May 2013

Stayed here for one night... was very happy with the location- right next to the old town. The rooms were amazing...for this reason i would class it more of a hotel b&b then hostel. The breakfast was great...cereals, coffee and cooked eggs. Lovely patio and...More

Thank Chloe B
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Now known as La chocolate hostel . Staff not helpful - aside from showing me the room, provided no other informationn about the hostel. Staff unable to help with with any travel ideas (lonely planet stated they were very helpful). Breakfast one and a half...More

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Hotel class
Hotel class
Number of rooms
23
Also Known As
Platypus Hotel Bogota
Location
Colombia > Bogota
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
23
Also Known As
Platypus Hotel Bogota
Location
Colombia > Bogota
Hotel class
Hotel class
Number of rooms
23
Also Known As
Platypus Hotel Bogota
Location
Colombia > Bogota
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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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