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Media Luna Hostel Cartagena

Central hostel with outdoor pool, connected to a shopping centre, near Cartagena de Indias Convention Center

  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
From
£34

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7.2.Good.
  • This was a very disappointing stay- one of which we did not end up staying at all. I have…

    Oct 16, 2019

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    Aug 10, 2018

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 23 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • 5 beach bars
  • Outdoor pool
  • Nightclub

What’s around

  • In Cartagena Walled City
  • Clock Tower - 9-min walk
  • Cartagena de Indias Convention Center - 6-min walk
  • San Felipe de Barajas Castle - 10-min walk
  • Bocagrande Beach - 21-min walk
  • Marbella Beach - 29-min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Classic Double Room
  • Superior Shared Dormitory, Private Bathroom (6 beds)
  • Standard Shared Dormitory (8 Beds)
  • Standard Shared Dormitory (6 beds)
  • Classic Triple Room, 3 Bedrooms

Location

  • In Cartagena Walled City
  • Clock Tower - 9-min walk
  • Cartagena de Indias Convention Center - 6-min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Cartagena Walled City
  • Clock Tower - 9-min walk
  • Cartagena de Indias Convention Center - 6-min walk
  • San Felipe de Barajas Castle - 10-min walk
  • Bocagrande Beach - 21-min walk
  • Marbella Beach - 29-min walk
  • Port of Cartagena - 39-min walk
  • Playa de Punta Arena - 3.4 mi / 5.5 km
  • Playa Manzanillo - 12.5 mi / 20.2 km

Getting around

  • Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.) 14-min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Size

  • 23 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (17 years old and younger) are not allowed
  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID*
  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets allowed*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • 5 beach bars
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area

Things to do

  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Nightclub
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers: 1
  • Year Built – 1610
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan

Sleep well

  • Tempur-Pedic mattress

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Small print

Also known as

  • Media Luna Hostel Cartagena Cartagena
  • Media Luna Hostel Cartagena Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Media Luna Hostel
  • Media Luna Cartagena
  • Media Luna Hostel Cartagena Cartagena
  • Media Luna Hostel Cartagena Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Media Luna Hostel Cartagena
  • Media Luna Hostel Cartagena Cartagena
  • Media Luna

Optional extras

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of COP 20000 per pet, per day

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of COP 16000 per vehicle (one-way)

Airport shuttle service for children up to age 18 costs COP 0 (roundtrip)

Beach shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

There is no hot water on site.

If you are travelling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents travelling to Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is travelling to Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is travelling to Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.

This property does not have lifts.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • For stays on or after 1 January 2022, residents of Colombia and non-residents staying 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Travellers on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Media Luna Hostel Cartagena does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Media Luna Hostel Cartagena.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Yes, pets are welcome. There's a charge of COP 20000 per pet, per day.
  • You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Di Silvio Trattoria (3-min walk), Cafe Del Mural (5-min walk) and Basilica (5-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is COP 16000 per vehicle one-way.
  • No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Rio Cartagena Casino (14-min drive) is nearby.
  • Media Luna Hostel Cartagena has 5 beach bars, a nightclub and an outdoor pool, as well as beach cabanas, a picnic area and a garden.
7.2.Good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Party hostel with good atmosphere

    Good atmosphere. Lots of things going on at the hostel incl big party on Wednesdays. Small pool but normal size for the old city. Great area (less touristy than the Centro)

    Alexander, 6 night trip, May 8, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Muy buena experiencia, el lugar muy lindo y el personal muy amable

    Maria Victoria, 2 night trip with friends, Jan 30, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    me gusto todo del lugar, los baños, las regaderas.

    2 night trip, May 26, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Really.nice location. Very friendly people. Nice area

    2 night trip, Mar 21, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Muy buena experiencia, lugar centrico, comodo y muy agradable. Buena onda en el hostel.

    Camila, 3 night trip with friends, Jan 28, 2019

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  • 2.0.Poor

    Utrolig dårlig oplevelse ! Ingen service ingen hjælp !! Kun til fest og ikke andet

    Mathias, 3 night trip with friends, Jan 12, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    2 night trip, Jun 3, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    4 night trip, Dec 19, 2018

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  • 6.0.Good

    Elizabeth, 2 night trip with friends, Nov 7, 2018

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