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El Paraiso de Mama Ruth

Traveler (91)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (3)
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Feb 19, 2018
“Glamping in Paradise!”
Mar 3, 2017
“The best choice on Playa Blanca”
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    Reviewed 19 February 2018 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

    Thank ggfield
    Reviewed 3 March 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 5 January 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
    Price range
    US$48 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Isla Baru
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