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El Arsenal Hostel Boutique

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  • Average13%
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  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If customer service/ friendly staff is important to you, skip this hostel. I stayed here for 4 nights and was not greeted once. When checking out, i was told " you can go now" Very disappointing. The hostel was clean, comfortable beds, social communal area...More

Thank cassiegeard
Reviewed 16 March 2018

The ladies at the reception were very helpful, they helped with the booking of our bus to santa marta and even dealt with an issue on the date of the trip. the common showers and bathroom were very clean. The rooms were clean too and...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

This hostel has a nice reception, pool area, and is well located for day time exploring. We didn't feel all that safe walking back from the old town at night as there is a dark and lonely section but maybe it is more lively on...More

Thank Galaxy88lc
Reviewed 26 December 2017

The hostel is in a good location to visit the old city of Cartagena. The room we had was very small for 4 people and had no lockers! Also it was towards a street and very noisy. The common area is nice, but the always...More

Thank Georg S
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Decent hostel to stay while in Cartagena! When it's so hot this hostel has good size pool to relax and cool down during the day! My 4 bed dorm was very comfortable with good lockers, good air con and pretty spacious! Bathroom were a bit...More

Thank Joshua N
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Top amenities
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Price range
US$14 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
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"The only ladies room was clean and perfect for us"
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"One that has a window maybe"
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"The rooms overlooking Avenida de Arsenal have balconies, but there is some traffic noise beginning around..."
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