Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 1 week prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
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Property Description

The hostel La Bella Samaria is located in the heart of the Historic Center of Santa Marta, just 4 blocks from the beach and the Public Market where you can take the buses to Parque Tayrona, Palomino, Minca and other places of interest. A free American breakfast is served daily for guests at the terrace bar by the pool. The hostel has Wi-Fi broadband, 24 hour coffee, bar - restaurant, laundry service, tourist information and a complimentary drink for our guests between 6 and 7 pm. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 6.0

  • Security 8.0

  • Location 8.0

  • Staff 8.0

  • Atmosphere 4.0

  • Cleanliness 4.0

  • Facilities 6.0

Latest Reviews

  • 9.7


    05 Feb 2019
    Maku sure it ocated in a secure area. They offer great breakfast omelette, coffee, juice, banana. Everything is clean. Staff is so helpful. I would stay there again for sure.
    Turkey, Male, 31-40
  • 9.4


    28 Sep 2019
    Santa Marta is very humid. The fan stopped working in our private room in the middle of the night = sweat fest, due to a power cut in the town. Otherwise pleasant and quirky hostel complete with a good free breakfast on the roof and friendly staff and Beagle. Laundry came back smelling very good and perfectly folded. :)
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    28 Dec 2018
    The hostel staff were super nice and helpful. The hostel itself is very nice, loved the decor. However, as three girls travelling alone we were not a fan of the location. It is super close to the main area, maybe a five min walk but at night the area gets super sketchy. We went to a hotel for dinner the one night we were there that was 2 minutes from the hostel and at 9:30 pm were told by the hotel staff that it was not safe to walk alone, luckily one of the hotel staff walked us back.
    Canada, All Female Group, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    09 Aug 2018
    Best thing about this Hostel was rooftop looking over city! Very breezy (good escape from heat) and a mini plunge pool. Good kitchen. Staff weren’t very helpful (apart from one lady that I don’t think was not permanent!!! :( )
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    08 Aug 2018
    Nice room and we really liked the rooftop. The employees did not speak any english. Our laundry were done 2.5 hours later than promised why we missed our planned bus.
    Denmark, Couple, 25-30
  • 6.6


    13 Aug 2018
    The building itself is beautiful and the rooftop is a nice spot to chill out in the evenings but there are some issues.15 bed dorm is too small and super uncomfortable for 15 people, especially with no ac - fans are not enough. The staff weren't super helpful and very nearly stepping in dog poop on the stairs wasn't fun. Also I kept getting weird shocks from the shower handles‽
    Ireland, Female, 18-24
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  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Book Exchange
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Tub
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Utensils
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Currency Exchange
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wake-up calls
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Wi-Fi