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Hostal El Papillon Reviews

Calle 7 #8-28, San Gil, San Gil, Colombia

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81 Total Reviews
  • 90%Value For Money
  • 93%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 97%Staff
  • 87%Atmosphere
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 97%Facilities

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Cool and cosy hostel, well located in San Gil. Dorm is good and the common room is spacious with also a big garden with hamacs. Sylvain the owner is very friendly and helpful. He booked for me my bus ticket for the next trip. Definitely a great adress if you stay some nights in San Gil.


a great hostel.. clean, great atmosphere, beautiful garden and the owners are fantastic. the best time in Colombia.


I very much enjoyed staying at this hostel. It has some lovely facilities, excellent location, a beautiful larger garden, free internet, organic waste bin, you can wash your own clothes, there is a nice kitchen and free coffee plus two great cats and a dog. Two negatives: staff were not always at hand to open door. I think that the smoking area should be further away from the building, there is sufficient space. However, I hope to stay there again.

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