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Casa Quimbaya Backpackers Hostel Reviews

Calle 16N # 14-92, Armenia, Colombia

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59 Total Reviews
  • 85%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 86%Location
  • 88%Staff
  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 85%Cleanliness
  • 78%Facilities

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I loved this hostel. Cozy and friendly. Bring earplugs as you can hear noise from the bar at night but otherwise a great space. Walking distance to groceries, shops, and restaurants.


I liked this hostel and cannot think of anything that I did not like, the staff were very helpful and nice to deal with.


Casa Quimbaya was a really nice place to stay at in Armenia. The staff was super friendly and happy to assist you whenever necessary. Definitely recommend this place!


Great place with great staff and a super restaurant / bar. We had an awesome time :)


There is no window in a dorm


Stayed only one night. Funky dorm with lovely mural but no windows. In the ceiling there were some type of openings to outside, but they were annoying in the morning when the sun shone right in. Wonderful other areas though.


Good place but the doorbell is way too loud, it can be heard throughout the entire hostel and wake you up at any time that people may come back. Also despite the hostel's policy of no noise after 12:00 a.m the staff was often up washing clothes until about 2:00 a.m, very annoying since I stayed in the room right beside the kitchen.


Stayed three nights at Casa Quimbaya. Echoing other reviews, the staff are VERY friendly and helpful. Location is convenient, though surrounding restaurants are mainly fast-food. CQ's restaurant has tasty food (a bit pricey) and great music (live and recorded). The main downside - the facilities. Had a private room with windows that were blocked by styrofoam, making it dark and stuffy (and a fire hazard?). The double bed foam mattress was AWFULLY soft; shower water got cold at peak time.

  • 25th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)

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