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La Brisa Loca Hostel

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Admittedly, I should have done a little more research on this place before showing up after a long travel day. That said, it would have been nice if the front desk had let me know that there was going to be a bumping rooftop party until 4 am. On a Thursday night no less. The speakers were bigger than my...

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

If you want to party, this is a good place to stay. The food at the bar is also very nice! They have a great rooftop bar to party and during the day to relax. But if you want to sleep, dont stay here. Because its too noise! I stayed in a dorm that did not have windows and the...

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Thank Sabiha K
Wolverhampton
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stayed here for one night because Masaya hostel couldnt accommodate us one night sooner than we had planned. Hostel staff were really friendly and helpful - and set up a bar tab with your photo when you arrive, as well as offering you one free beer at the bar. The room was spacious and fine - you are given...

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Aircon in the rooms is great but only comes on after 10pm which is far too late. Communal areas are fun but the lack of lots of washing areas is a problem - should be more toilets. Drinks not too expensive either, and nor is the food (though we didn't try any food). Would recommend

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Thank Jack R
Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Great location, friendly, helpful and easy-going staff :) great vibe and good if you want to meet ppl/ party! Well-equipped bar and good breakfasts! Has a pool which def helps during hot (most of the time) days.

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stayed at the hostel for 3 nights and absolutely loved it! Great atmosphere and the staff were incredibly helpful. Drinks and food are relatively cheap, the pools open late, there's a banging roof terrace and loads of tours to pick from. I booked diving through the hostel in Taganga and it was one of the most reasonable deals you...

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Thank chrisaustin92
Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I Had a great time there. Amazing party hostel. Staff was ok, but not really helpful, food was good, pool was fun. Overall good hostel. good location in down town. Party can go wild sometimes, good places to meet local people.

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Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We were aware that this was a party hostel, but the rooms around the courtyard have NO sound insulaton whatsoever, so it felt like you were sleeping in a club. staff were also not hugely helpful or friendly. shower was dirty and poor water pressure as well. needless to say we moved after one night.

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Thank Katie S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great location in centre of santa marta. Rooftop has hammocks during the week and is a great place to chill out and has a rooftop bar and rooftop party at the weekends (be aware if you want somewhere quiet may not be ideal on Friday or Saturday). Small pool on bottom floor and bar on second floor also. Stayed in...

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Was a great hostel, the parties on a weekend were insane. The bar staff were particularly wild, especially Janine, she was super fun and she made sure everyone was having a great time, can't recommend this place and her highly enough!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Created by two brothers, Ryan & Evan Doré, La Brisa Loca encompasses everything great they found in the best backpackers hostels around the world after years of traveling and research. This beautiful, centrally located hostel is in a two-story, 80 year-old neo-Republican mansion that has been meticulously restored and remodeled to both recreate the colonial charm of the historic building while providing a variety of amenities for the value conscious backpacker. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Brisa Loca Hostel

Address: Calle 14 #3-58 | Centro Historico, Santa Marta 23420, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Price Range: $13 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“rooms by the reception/pool should be the quiest available”
 of 5 bubbles andreatretti, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“suite 2 is expensive, but air conditioner is a bless...”
 of 5 bubbles Lola2152, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you need silence, do not sleep here.”
 of 5 bubbles dhalluk, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“lower ground rooms are quieter”
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“Private room and bath is worth it!”
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