Review: Calle 11 Hostel, Santa Marta, Colombia

I stayed at the gorgeous Calle 11 hostel in Santa Marta, Colombia the night before and after I went on a four day trek to the Ciudad Perdida. It set in a huge villa, and was the ideal place to relax ahead of / after a hike!

Calle 11 Hostel Santa Marta

– not included
+ guest kitchen available

Common zones
+ there are several seating areas downstairs, inside and out

+ Calle 11 hostel is located in a quiet residential area that feels really safe
+ it is close to the beach and has a supermarket nearby

+ absolutley gorgeous! Every room has lots of natural light and is spotlessly clean
+ dorm beds have curtains for privacy
+ each dorm bed has: an individual fan, reading light, and plug socket
+ super-strength aircon is turned on in the evening
+ the mattresses are excellent

dorm beds cost 30.000 COP a night. This is good for a hostel of such a high standard

Calle 11 hostel is secure
+ you have to buzzed in and out of the front door
+ there is a locker for everyone

+ the staff are very friendly and willing to help with any question
+ German, French, Spanish and English spoken

Calle 11 is hostel really relaxed

+ yes, all over the hostel

a POOL! Guest BBQ,


Laundry service, massages available, two pet turtles,


and a little feature that I liked was a place for guests to leave unwanted clothes that the hostel dontates to the community.

Stars: ***** I award Calle 11 Hostel 5/5 stars! Top marks!

Facebook: Calle 11. Hostel Santa Marta, Rodadero


Instagram: @calle.11.hostel

Contact: 0057 (5) 4235470 or 3128321141

Address: Calle 11 # 4-120, El Rodadero, Santa Marta, Colombia
(you might find it easier to tell your taxi driver to go to the corner of Calle 11a and Carrera 4c)

What do you think? Would you choose Calle 11 hostel?

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