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Explora Hostels

No-frills guestrooms in La Candelaria with patios

  • Free WiFi

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  • Comfort Twin Room, 2 Double Beds, Private Bathroom - Guest Room
  • Comfort Twin Room, 2 Double Beds, Private Bathroom - Guest Room
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  • Comfort Twin Room, 2 Double Beds, Private Bathroom - Guest Room
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Calle 12C # 3-19, Bogotá, Colombia
  • Free WiFi

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 28 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

What’s around

  • In La Candelaria
  • Chorro de Quevedo Square - 3 min walk
  • Church of San Francisco - 5 min walk
  • Botero Museum - 6 min walk
  • Luis Ángel Arango Library - 6 min walk
  • Externado University of Colombia - 6 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Standard Room, Private Bathroom
  • Comfort Twin Room, 2 Double Beds, Private Bathroom

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In La Candelaria
  • Chorro de Quevedo Square - 3 min walk
  • Church of San Francisco - 5 min walk
  • Botero Museum - 6 min walk
  • Luis Ángel Arango Library - 6 min walk
  • Externado University of Colombia - 6 min walk
  • Gold Museum - 7 min walk
  • Casa de la Moneda - 7 min walk
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez Cultural Center - 8 min walk
  • Military Museum of Colombia - 8 min walk
  • Emerald Museum - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • El Dorado Intl. Airport (BOG) - 17 min drive
Profile: La Candelaria

Profile: La Candelaria

Old Town La Candelaria, located in the southeast of Bogota, will captivate the senses as you navigate its winding streets by foot. Marvel at the vibrantly colored houses and wealth of well-preserved colonial gems, all set against an imposing mountainous backdrop.

Old Town La Candelaria is the cultural center of Bogota. It houses various universities, museums, churches, and the majestic Plaza de Bolívar, home of the Catedral Primada, Colombia's largest cathedral.

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Calle 12C # 3-19, Bogotá, Colombia

At a glance

Size

  • 28 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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

  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID*
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • No onsite parking
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Television in common areas

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Things to enjoy

  • Separate dining area
  • Patio

Freshen up

  • Shower only

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Access via exterior corridors

Fees & policies

Mandatory feesPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • For stays on or after January 1, 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. Travelers 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.

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of COP 5000 for adults and COP 5000 for children (approximately)

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • If you are traveling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents traveling into 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 traveling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is traveling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarized 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.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

  • Explora Hostels Bogotá
  • Explora Hostels Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Explora Hostels Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Bogotá

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Explora Hostels does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Explora Hostels.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Gato Gris (3-min walk), Agapanto & Violeta (3-min walk), and La bruja (3-min walk).