La Casa De Felipe

Address: CRA 5 A No 19-13, Taganga, Colombia | Hostel
 
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This hostel is located on CRA 5 A No 19-13, Taganga.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsLa Casa De Felipe Taganga

      Reviewed by jamesrenshaw

      Excellent

      Reviewed Oct 17, 2014
      by (1 review) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      Friendly staff. Great, chilled out hostel.

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

      Reviewed by jeffwright

      Alright

      Reviewed Oct 4, 2013
      by (19 reviews) Tucson, Arizona , United States Flag of United States

      They really need to add mosquito nets to the windows and consider cooking affordable dinners. Other than that, decent place.

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

      Reviewed by meganfisher

      wonderful hostel

      Reviewed Dec 30, 2012
      by (55 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

      Great place to spend Christmas. The dorms are clean, and the common areas are really big and great to meet people in. I have already recommended this place to many other travelers

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

      Reviewed by steveowonder

      Lovely huge hostel, great food and staff

      Reviewed Apr 25, 2012
      by (13 reviews) , Brazil Flag of Brazil

      The most amazing food ive ever seen in a hostel. its a little pricey but for twice the price of a bland plato del dia, this is mouth watering cusine from a French chef. The hostel itself is a little walk to the 'town' and not so clean beach. plenty of hammocks and areas to relax. nice kitchen to cook your food (plenty of oven space) and some very friendly colombian staff. Beds are clean and air conditioning and fans are great. No pool, but meh...

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

      Reviewed by senderjung

      Very nice Finca Place!

      Reviewed Feb 12, 2012
      by (14 reviews) Rheinstetten , Germany Flag of Germany

      There´s nothing to reclaim. In all issues it gets 5 of 5. The restaurant is very nice!

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

      Reviewed by haeschendoktor

      Worth it!

      Reviewed Dec 20, 2011
      by (6 reviews) , Germany Flag of Germany

      I stayed approximately 8 nights in the Casa de Felipe in Dec 2011.
      I tried to make a reservation before and therefor wrote an email but did not get any answer. Thinking this might be alright though, I stood in front of a locked front gate when I arrived at 22:30 h a few days later an the watchmn did not want to let me in because he were fully booked. Thanks to other nice colombian guests who insisted to let me in an who gave me a spare bed in their apartment (they were so nice!) I did not have to sleep under a bridge. Beware: the reception is closed at 9 pm.
      The next day they had space and gave me a dorm bed in only a three-bed room which ws really nice.
      Good beds, nice and helpful staff and excellent food and jugos in their restaurant (opened from wednesday to sunday), a beautifuk garden with hammocks, good WiFi connection nearly everywhere, two free PCs an a nice roof terrace.
      In between I have been off for trekking to the Ciudad Perdida, for these days I could leave my belongings in their storage room which seemed well looked for. When I came back I was put in a eight-beds-dorm with a shower and a separate toilet. The staff gave new toilet paper to us every day and emptied the bins, occasionally they put new sheets on the beds. But when so many people are sharing the same bathroom and toilet, this should be cleaned every day, the shower sometimes was really disgusting (but it might depend on the peaple too, you are sharing the room with...).
      For 25.000 COP absolutely worth it!

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

      Reviewed by alexajuliana

      Un poco muy gringo

      Reviewed Dec 14, 2011
      by (1 review) Pereira , Colombia Flag of Colombia

      Es el hostal más grande Taganga, esto puede ser una ventaja o una desventaja de acuerdo a sus preferencias.

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

      Reviewed by emelie78

      Great hostel in Taganga!

      Reviewed Oct 19, 2011
      by (1 review) Last home town: Madrid , Sweden Flag of Sweden

      This is definately one of the best hostels we stayed in so far! Great social areas and great rooms. The Mirador has beautiful views of Taganga bay.

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

      Reviewed by stemaxc

      The place to be?

      Reviewed Mar 28, 2011
      by (28 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      This was the main recomendation I got from lots of people for Taganaga and it pretty much lived up to expectations. First I stayed in a terraced dorm for COP16,000 and then I shared a five-bed `apartment´ with kitchenette for COP20,000. Great food at the restaurant open Wed-Sun. Only worry I heard of was muggings occuring on the walk from the beach to Case de Felipe. It did not happen to me but something to bear in mind.

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

      Reviewed by guineapigpizza

      excellent stay

      Reviewed Dec 22, 2010
      by (3 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      the best hostel we stayed in..

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

      TripAdvisor Reviews La Casa De Felipe Taganga

      4.00 of 5 stars Excellent
       

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      Traveler Photos La Casa De Felipe Taganga

      Hammocks on the roof of Casa de Felipe
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