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Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I'll start by accepting the good points about this hostel - very decent breakfasts, clean environment, nice pool, nice DVD room. However, I flat-out refuse to accept that that all of these admittedly very nice amenities warrant such high costs. Having travelled around South America for the past 3 and a half months, and Bolivia for one of those months,...

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Tres Marias, MG
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Otimo place , always clean and organized accommodation sinned not only comply with the promised one of the bulletin boards where needed have up to 7 participants until the 15hrs , the official simply reached out and turned off the table and demanded that the number was already complete . Patience ... at most recommend , hugs .

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

We arrived early in the morning from a long overnight bus ride from the Pantanal and this was like an oasis in the desert. They let us store our backpacks at 7am (check in 2pm), we went for breakfast down town and on return they let us use the showers, lounge and pretty much everything until our room was ready...

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1Thank Annie_Jean_NZ
Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Arrived to the hotel 7:40am ,allowed early check in (thank you). Double bed room with ac, tv(few English channels),hot water (not for shaving),clean spacious room ,small bathroom, WiFi very good rarely drops,safe quite area Breakfast was good,didn't use the swimming pool (small),several communicable nice areas There was no private entry as mentioned when booking (the entrance was shared with 2...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

This hostel is very clean! They have a pool which is great since Santa Cruz is so hot! The hostel has a very friendly atmosphere but can get a bit loud on weekends. The staff is great at providing recommendations and advice. I stayed there a week and loved the breakfast. It was a bit pricier then the other hostels...

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Leamington Spa, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

The private room that we had was below par, not a particularly comfortable bed and the fan sounded like a jet taking off an inch from your ear. The rest of the hostel was well equipped, comfortable, clean with a lovely pool area. Breakfast did include eggs to order which was a nice additional.

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Thank Edward P
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Probably the best hostel I've stayed in... Ever. A lot of people seem to complain about the price, but I think it's a great price for what you get. I've certainly paid a lot more for much less amenities. The staff is great! The pool is amazing! If you get lucky and get a BBQ night, you will not be...

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1Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

It is a little bit pricy, but It is worth it. Great beds, shower and wifi (in the lobby). There is a good kitchen, a good bar and a really nice pool. The breakfast is included and better then average bolivian breakfast. Nothing to complain about.

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3Thank Breno C
Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

Before we booked, we read the reviews of this place. The complaints are in my opinion ridiculous . THIS is a perfectly ruled, maintained and organized place. In case somebody wanna be "free" in his style of living , should better use another place where a group of humans have to share the same house. But with rules u can...

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Stockholm
Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

A cool, clean, and nice place to stay. We were here for one night. Breakfast was fresh. Although a bit difficult to find the hostel so make sure you have good directions if you are going there by taxi.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you want a couple of days chilling in the sun by the pool this is the perfect hostel for you! Come visit our backpacker luxury.The hostel started in 2006 and has established a well-balanced between fun and relaxation. We go according to the guests staying, if you want to have fun and party, we organized BBQ's by the pool “all you can drink and eat” for everyone to meet and have a good time. If you want to rest and relax just watching movies or having a drink at the poolside bar you can also do so. We have years of experience running a confortable, secure and spotlessly clean place with lots of tourist information for your travel. We are not the cheapest place in Santa Cruz, but definitely the best one! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jodanga Backpackers Hostel

Address: El Fuerte N0 1380 | Barrio Los Choferes, Santa Cruz 1380, Bolivia
Region: Bolivia > Santa Cruz Department > Santa Cruz
Price Range: RM44 - RM133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Jodanga Backpackers Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Go to weekly backpacker parties organised by Jodanga, aka grab a gringo evening.”
 of 5 bubbles N1641LDkeithh, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you want rooms with better wifi and that are quieter, ask for the any of the rooms across the street from the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles EileenB3, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We had a private double room that was great for privacy”
 of 5 bubbles Andyandsash, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I think all of the private rooms are across the road from the main areas of the hostel (kitchen, bar, pool)”
 of 5 bubbles Welcomelily, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Go for the shipping containers!”
 of 5 bubbles DevonEcologist, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
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