One of our readers’ top picks is “Life is Good,” a boutique hostel in Cartagena. This hostel offers various amenities such as air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, complimentary breakfast, and an on-site restaurant that serves typical Colombian cuisine and freshly squeezed juices. Along with these services, there are many other amenities that guests can enjoy.
Types of rooms in Life is Good, Hostel in Cartagena.
There are two types of shared rooms available on the property – four-bed and ten-bed dorms, both of which have shared bathrooms. Each of these rooms comes with air conditioning and lockers for storing personal belongings. Additionally, private rooms are also available, featuring private bathrooms, TV, and air conditioning.
The hostel offers several facilities to its guests, including laundry service, airport transfers, free Wi-Fi, a sun terrace with a jacuzzi, a concierge service, and both private and shared rooms.
Located in the Getsemani neighborhood, just outside of Cartagena’s historic Old City, the hostel is surrounded by cultural meeting points such as Trinidad Plaza. Guests can enjoy a taste of Cartagena’s cultural expositions, including music, dance, and food, among other things. The convention center, where major city events take place, is just steps away, making it easy for guests to access entertainment in the city.
This hostel offers several perks to its guests, including a delicious complimentary breakfast. The famous “Holy Trinity Square” (in Spanish: “Plaza de la Santísima Trinidad”), which is the main party square, is just a 2-minute walk up the street. Despite its proximity to the party scene, the hostel is located on a quiet street, providing a peaceful environment away from the noise of the city. The rooftop features a small jacuzzi and lots of hammocks, perfect for guests to relax and unwind.
A travel tip for visitors to Cartagena is to make sure they visit the Caribbean islands off the coast. These islands are renowned for their serene beaches and warm, crystal-clear waters.
The hostel’s prices are affordable, with rates averaging around $15 per night.
“The breakfast was amazing and they change it daily, the stuff is very friendly, beds were very good for a good night sleep and they have an amazing pool upstairs.”Costin United Kingdom
“Quiet unlike other places, get a good sleep at night Staff treats you like family, goes extra mile to make you feel at home!” Jfaison United States of America
“Great communication. Arranged a driver to pick me up at the airport. Location in the vibrant Getsemani neighbourhood was walking distance to Walled City and Walking and Bus Tours.” Sarah Canada