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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? 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.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Mama Tayrona Jungle Hostel

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Come, jump into our pool with its stunning views of the surrounding mountains and forest, enjoy a fresh juice made from one of the many tropical fruits that can be found in the region and take in the majestic sunsets and sunrises from one of our many terraces. In the evening our bar is a great place to grab a cold drink and meet like minded travellers. Our kitchen serves snacks during the day and we serve veggie and non-veggie lunch and dinners, just don’t forget to sign up. We also offer a communal kitchen to those who wish to prepare their own meals. A breakfast of cerals and fruit is included with all accommodation at Mama Tayrona (additional breakfast are avalible at an affordable price) tea and coffee can be ordered at our bar or Wi-Fi lounge.

With its impressive 5700m snow covered peaks, dense and vastly uncharted rainforest and pristine caribbean beaches the Sierra Nevada mountains is one of the most ecologically and geographically diverse region on earth. With colonial, pre-colombian and african influences to be found in its food, art and customs, the culture and people here are just as diverse as their environment. Our hostel is within walking distance of the Pueblito/Calabazo entrance to Tayrona National Park.Behind the property there are many trails into the forest and up the Rio Pierda where you can find various natural pools and waterfalls. Some of the most beautiful beaches in Colombia are easily accessible and the town of Santamarta with its airport too.We also offer help planning your activities and making the most of your stay with us, at our front desk reception.

Our dorms and private rooms with their incredible vistas of the surrounding landscapes, are both spacious and comfortable. Each bed has a mosquito net and the rooms are well cooled by fans. Our dorms have their own en suite bathrooms and our privates have easy access to showers and toilets which while keeping you private are open to the countryside. Two of our private rooms have their own private balcony and our dorms have their own terraces. We have a camping zone and offer large tents with mattresses and bedding right in the shade of our mango plantation. All our lodgings and facilities are needed by our housekeeper. At Mama Tayrona we ensure that you are well rested ahead of tomorrow's adventure.

Mama Tayrona Hostel Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival.

Check in from 14:00 to 23:00 (please advise reception if checking in late) .
Check out before 12:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.

Taxes included.
Tax not included for Colombia's 19% Iva.
Breakfast included.

24 hour Reception.
No curfew.
The maximum period of stay is of 14 days. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.4

  • Security 9.3

  • Location 9.4

  • Staff 9.5

  • Atmosphere 9.2

  • Cleanliness 8.5

  • Facilities 8.9

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    07 Jan 2020
    Great hostel!! Awesome vibe and in the best place to access Tayrona national park. Good facilities, food and really good bar prices. When checking out the owner was amazing in helping us with our onward travel! Highly recommend.
    New Zealand, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    17 Dec 2019
    Stunning ! You have to stay here, it’s one of the best hostels, if not the best, on the strip up to palominia. the owner is very welcoming, the views are stunning. Lovely pool and nature and a family feeling.
    Germany, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    10 Dec 2019
    Amazing location to get out of the city and either chill or go on a new adventure everyday. Entire staff was perfect and helpful, thanks for the great experience ❤️
    USA, All Male Group, 25-30
  • 10.0


    29 Oct 2019
    We absolutely loved our stay here! Everything was perfect! The beers are well priced (including the local ales) and the family dinner was our favourite especially after a long day hiking. The pool area and view from the dorms is picturesque! Great place to stay when visiting tyrona!
    Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • 10.0


    29 Oct 2019
    I had such a great time at this beautiful hostel! I checked in at midnight which was no problem at all and Dani, a young, friendly guy who is even a native English speaker, showed me around. It’s definitely the biggest hostel I’ve ever stayed in with huge grounds as it extends into the rain forest with beautiful views from the accommodation, which was a great surprise the next morning. I can highly recommend this place, which is also right next to the more beautiful, non-touristy national park e
    Austria, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    20 Sep 2019
    Best place ever! Lovely people and right next to park tyrona. They give very good recommendations of local things and have a very pretty grounds. Probably the prettiest I’ve seen!
    Ireland, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    19 Jan 2020
    This is one of my favorite places I have stayed! Very relaxing and chill place. Great location for exploring the coast and only a ten min walk to the calabazo entrance to Tayrona park (which is best to use as its much less crowded) I forgot something there and they found it and kept it for me until I came back. Good food and cocktails and juices. The land is wonderful with a nice trail to the river with a great swimming hole. Also a great view from the rooftop. Peaceful
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    12 Jan 2020
    Dani is super chill. He rescued the dogs, cats and horses on the property. The hostel is in nature and there's a beautiful river behind it. Although there was a power outage in the entire area during our first night, we enjoyed our time there.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 8.0


    05 Jan 2020
    Beautiful property with a very nice bar and pool and great views of the jungle. Also great location, just a quick walk from the back entrance to Tayrona. Downsides were a staff that, while friendly, did not know how to do anything other than point you in the direction of the owner (like, even for towels). So the owner was very busy or hard to find because she had to do everything herself. More staff training would make a huge difference. The rooms were also very plain and not the cleanest.
    USA, All Male Group, 31-40
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    26 Aug 2019
    The hostel is in a really beautiful location and the rooms are cheap! You only get WiFi in the bar area which wasn’t a problem and it’s a good place to chill out. The main issue with the hostel was the “communal kitchen” it’s tiny, cramped and very, very basic and had so many flies. If you’re on a tight budget and need to cook your own food do not stay here. Otherwise the hostel lunch and dinner for an extra cost. The dorm rooms have 2 fans between 8 and 10 beds so the rooms are HOT.
    England, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi