Alegria's Hostel

Address: Calle 9 # 2- 13, Bogota, Colombia | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the La Candelaria area of Bogota, is near Gold Museum (Museo de Oro), Donacion Botero, Iglesia Museo Santa Clara, and Palacio de Narino.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsAlegria's Hostel Bogota

      Reviewed by wildkriv


      Reviewed Sep 5, 2014
      by (54 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      A lovely hostel in an old colonial house. Well-located in a peaceful area of La Candelaria but avoid walking back alone after dark as the streets are a bit deserted and a few 'characters' come out. Cosy room with stone floor, fireplace and warm duvet. Helpful staff and friendly dogs! Tasty croissants for breakfast.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by jadeclark

      Comfortable hostel with friendly staff

      Reviewed May 11, 2014
      by (3 reviews) Auckland , New Zealand Flag of New Zealand

      Alegria's Hostel is a safe and comfortable hostel, albeit quite small and a wee walk up the hill in La Candeleria.

      Pros: Very friendly and welcoming staff (even when they only speak Spanish), comfortable beds, fully equipped kitchen, cosy and social,

      Cons: there are only 2 bathrooms and they are a bit dingy, no bar or separate social area outside of the kitchen/reception area

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by matthiasnow

      The room with a view

      Reviewed Aug 30, 2012
      by (2 reviews) , Germany Flag of Germany

      8qm Panorama Fenster über der Stadt: Super!

      Der ganze Laden ist sehr nett;
      freundliche Leute, guter Service, super Frühstück mit strakem Kaffe aus dem Samowar!

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by lizzyness

      Pleasant and beautiful

      Reviewed Apr 6, 2012
      by (5 reviews) Pewaukee, WI, United States , Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica

      I've enjoyed my stay here. I was initially caught off guard by how chilly it stays inside the building (due to the architecture and weather..a bit like Cuzco, Peru) but they provide fluffy comforters AND a poncho! The staff is as helpful as they can be...there is a tourist office a few blocks away which is nice. The location is great...quiet yet central to the barrio.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by rob_jess

      Quiet and comfortable

      Reviewed Jan 15, 2011
      by (12 reviews) Melbourne , Australia Flag of Australia

      Alegrias is by no means a party hostel, but it is still quite sociable, which balances it out a bit. It is in a good location (La Candeleria), has free wifi, and a decent kitchen.

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      TripAdvisor Reviews Alegria's Hostel Bogota

      4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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