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    Drop Bear Hostel

    Carrera 21 20 - 36 | Barrio Jardín, Santa Marta 470005, Colombia
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “tv room” (25 reviews)
    “huge tv” (9 reviews)
    “table tennis” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    The Dreamer Hostel
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    #3 of 164 Speciality lodging in Santa Marta
     
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    1 - 5 of 244 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Not terrible but not great. Food is decent and relatively well priced. You have to walk through the dorm room to get to your private room, which can be a pain. Staff are a mixed bag. Some are super friendly, and some that just sit...More

    Thank Tom P
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a fascinating hostel. It's an old cartel mansion. That said, because of it's history, it's very odd in terms of rooms. There's some terrible smells in the rooms. One night in the AC room, there was actually a spray device, spraying something in...More

    Thank Melissa A
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I have visited Santa Marta a few times now and always make this place my base, always get a warm welcome from the owner and staff. The food is awesome and well priced, a real social atmosphere which makes it so easy to meet people...More

    Thank Jean J
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Excellent, accommodated to my needs during and after my visit. I would highly recommend the stay if you have the chance to visit Santa Marta, very welcoming and very great staff. Clean facility, great food. All around great people. Thank you so much! I appreciate...More

    Thank JLSchacht
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Great food, the best staff, nice rooms and great mood! Is perfect if you just want to chill or if you want to have a great party in the bar, 2 different moments in the same place! I love the tv room!!

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    The Dreamer Hostel
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    174 reviews
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    Masaya Hostel Santa Marta
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    La Villana Hostel
    210 reviews
    #9 of 164 Speciality lodging in Santa Marta
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Colombia >
    • Magdalena Department >
    • Santa Marta District >
    • Santa Marta
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    Traveller (48)
    Dining (32)
    Pool & Beach (26)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Hotel & Grounds (72)
    Family and Play Areas (12)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Blakenamy
    16 December 2014|
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    Response from PuraVida55_13 | Reviewed this property |
    Enjoy the Drop Bear! They will most definitely take care of your bags as we left our stuff there for 5 days when we went to hike to La Ciudad Perdida. It is a great place, tell Regina that her favorite gringo says hello.
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    "Don't bother paying for the AC room, it was soooo loud and it really wan't worth the $40+"
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    "Get the dorm with aircon, I was always very comfortable but heard others in fan-only dorms complaining of the..."
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    "air con room is good in summer and wedges are delicious"
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    "The cheapest room is only a hallway with 6-8 beds in it"
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