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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible16%
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“great location”(8 reviews)
“double room”(3 reviews)
“old town”(5 reviews)
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Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Very underrated hostel in a perfect location on the best road in Getsemani with air conditioning which is a need in such heat. Really nice and helpful staff and prices for a double room with an ensuite, wifi and A/C were better than a dorm...More

Thank Poppy A
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This place is pretty dated and worn... great location (so long as you're room isn't close you the street as it's hectic party street to all hours every night) and is secure... but that's where the positives end. - bathrooms are tiny and toilets blocked...More

Thank InsanityNZ
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Arrived in Cartagena with no booking, but walked along the main strip and chose this hostel from many coz I liked the big fish on the wall! Booked a private room with bathroom for a great price. Room was fine for a hostel - this...More

Thank cageybird
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Just spent 12 days in Cartagena Colombia in October 2017. Stayed at my preferred Hotel Marlin in Barrio Getsemani, Cartagena. I don't spend much time in my hotel rooms while visiting Cartagena, but it is nice to come back to my room to rest in...More

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Stayed for three nights in a double room - rooms aren't grand and don't offer much space but you shouldn't be spending any time in your room anyway when in Cartagena and this brings us to the best part about this hotel (aside from the...More

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USD 15 - USD 41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"some have AC, some have fans only."
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"Make sure you get a room with air-conditioning"
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"one of those nights were really noisy! but thats all about backpacking!!! right???"
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"Wifi is only accessible on the first floor"
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