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9.1
Superb 115 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.1
  • Security 9.4
  • Location 8.5
  • Staff 9.3
  • Atmosphere 9.4
  • Cleanliness 9.4
  • Facilities 8.6
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9.1
Superb 115 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.1
  • Security 9.4
  • Location 8.5
  • Staff 9.3
  • Atmosphere 9.4
  • Cleanliness 9.4
  • Facilities 8.6
Blue Almond Hostel Located at Barrio Almendros Manzana 4 Casa 3, , San Andres Island.
Blue Almond Hostel
Colombia
San Andres Island Barrio Almendros Manzana 4 Casa 3
91% 115
12.5768685 -81.7023611
Blue Almond Hostel
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  • Anonymous
  • England, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
15th Jun 2016
10.0

Great hostel designed for real backpackers. 10 people dorm with no bunkbeds. Water pressure is terrible, but is like that in the whole island. there's a corner store that sells everything you might need and the hostel also sells beer for $2500, locations is close to downtown if you want to walk, but far enough to be away from the craziness of it.

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  • Anonymous
  • England, Male, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
9th Jun 2016
9.1

Great for socialising and meeting new people. Also staff were really really helpful on information about things to do. Would recommend!

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27th May 2016
8.9

The owner there was so resourceful. He helped my friend and I find a great deal for diving. Some of the rooms were a bit more private, which is great for couples. It's a new hostel but I think they're doing great so far. It was always clean and the guy was always super nice

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  • michaela_b
  • Germany, Female, 25-30
  • Avid Traveller
  • 18 reviews
4th May 2016
9.1

Great vibe at the hostel, felt like a family! The owners would join us on a night out every now and then which is pretty cool. Met great fellow travellers as well! Only downside if you like is the location as it's quite a bit of a walk into the centre. Supermarkets and a few places to get a snack are not too far, though. Overall really enjoyed staying here a lot :-)

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  • Anonymous
  • England, All Female Group, 18-24
  • Avid Traveller
  • 17 reviews
18th Apr 2016
9.7

Great hostel with a great atmosphere and homely feel to it. Good location, easy walk to the main beach and a supermarket 2 minutes away. Staff very helpful. Wifi not great but you are on a beautiful island so enjoy it! Showers could do with improvement, very weak.

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  • litchfieldjohn2187
  • England, Male, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 3 reviews
11th Apr 2016
8.3

Basic hostel with great atmosphere. Good location, easily walkable to the main beach/town. Juan makes a real effort to introduce people with similar plans. Within 10 minutes of arriving I was heading out with another guest to explore. He also helped organise group that was interested in diving (which guests get a discount for). Would recommend.

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  • Anonymous
  • Switzerland, Female, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 8 reviews
9th Apr 2016
9.4

I loved San Andres and the Blue Almond Hostel. Juan is really nice and helpful and was always up for a joke! If you are looking for a lovely, clean and quiet place with a relaxed, caribbean atmosphere - this is the right hostel for you!! Best wishes from your fan breaker :-))))

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  • Anonymous
  • England, Couple, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 8 reviews
6th Apr 2016
10.0

Absolutely loved this place. Juan and Jenn were the perfect hosts and made our stay on the island perfect. We had so much fun we didn't want to leave. Comfy beds, secure lockers, well equipped kitchen. Can take your own alcohol in. Free drinking water. Great night out on a Wednesday. If you are into scuba driving book through here too for a discount with a brilliant diving school. You must stay here if you visit the island.

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4th Apr 2016
9.4

What a great hostel! Met really nice backpackers here, Juan and Jenny were welcoming and friendly as well as helpful hosts for us. Facilities are good, showers could be better in the big dorm, but the layout of the big dorm is nice in that it allows some degree of privacy with some beds separated by little walls. Kitchen was well equipped, wifi worked as expected on San Andres and the location is in a nice safe, quiet neighbourhood.

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  • Anonymous
  • Ireland, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 6 reviews
15th Mar 2016
10.0

Love, love, love this hostel. Juan and Jen are two really lovely people who made my stay so enjoyable. The hostel itself has everything you need in a quiet, safe location. Was meant to stay 3 nights but stayed 7 😁 Irish Female/28

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