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El Paraiso de Mama Ruth

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Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (3)
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Glamping in Paradise!”
Mar 3, 2017
“The best choice on Playa Blanca”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Come with an open mind: this in not a 2 or 3 star hostel, this is like glamping. Shared restrooms that you have to empty yourself, one shower daily from a bucket with a spout, small beds and no electricity during the day. BUT... this...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Whe made a reservation the day before arrival. When we walked over La Playa to the hostel, we suddenly saw these amazing cabanas at the beach in different bright colors. And just our luck, it was the hostel we booked! Checking in was easy going....More

Thank Vincent d
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Yes its stunning, yes it looks amazing in photos. The reality is welcome to the worst beach front hostel ever. Firstly we booked to stay at Mama Ruth, We checked in they walked us to a totally different room that was backed onto the swamp,...More

Thank Trentaholmes
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US$51 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Isla Baru
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