Provincia Hostel Valledupar
Provincia Hostel is a lovely, homely, backpacker hostel in the beautiful city of Valledupar.
This comfortable hostel has all the facilities you could hope for including a fully equipped self-catering kitchen, courtyard, air conditioning or fan in rooms, several bicycles free for rent and plenty of information and advice on how to make the most of your stay.
The hostel has become a popular stop on traveller's itineraries not only for its friendly welcome and great facilities but as a base for exploring northern Colombia.
•24 hour staffed office • dormitories and private rooms •free coffee •linen included •free Internet services •free Wi-Fi •TV room •cable TV •free DVD movies •patio area •BBQ •chill out in the many hammocks •laundry service •fully equipped kitchen •bag storage •book exchange •tourist information •bookings for all hostels in Colombia • free local calls •free bicycles •staff guided ecological trips (space permitting) •economical rates!
Known as the "forest city", Valledupar is considered the greenest city in Colombia. As the birthplace of Vallenato music, the city is representative of a unique part of the Colombian culture.
There are several activities you can do in Valledupar such his relationship with the indigenous people (Arhuacos, Koguis, Wiwas, Kankuamos), view the interesting traditions, culture and their secluded town of Nabusimake. Enjoy traditional and Spanish colonial architecture; swim and dive in the cool, clean Guatapurí and Badillo rivers; bird watch and hike in the verdant Los Besotes ecopark. For indigenous crafts visit the nearby historic village of La Mina and much more...
Altitude: 169 MALS
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Book Exchange
- Cable TV
- Ceiling Fan
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pet Friendly
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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We are located one block from Plaza Alfonso Lopez
How to find us
At the Bus terminal of Valledupar, ask the taxi driver to let you of in the Centro, one block away from the 'Plaza Alfonso Lopez'.
The cost of the taxi from the bus terminal should be around $4.500 (Colombian pesos, 2012). It`s also located two blocks away from the supermarket Exito Centro and one block away from the Casa de la Cultura.
Valledupar has different land entrances, and it's crossed by national highway route from south to north.
Communicates with all Colombia, including northern and south, like Medellin, Manizales, Bogota, Bucaramanga, Santa Marta, Riohacha, Maicao, Barranquilla and Cartagena; Colombia's Caribbean coast.
In the urban area transportation services are provided by taxis and by private bus companies covering the entire city by shared routes. Lately, a new form of transportation was born, informal Auto (mototaxi).
It is possible to arrive to Valledupar by plane to the airport Alfonso Lopez. Only three airlines cover this route: Avianca, Aires-aero and ADA
You are advised to book and reconfirm in high season.
Close to Santa Marta!!! (4 hrs by bus)
Tips: 4 Hours from Santa Marta, 4 Hours from Rioacha, 4 Hours from Maicao, 12 Hour from Medellin, 16 hours from Bogota, 7 hours from Bucaramanga, 5 hours from Mompox.
At the Bus terminal of Valledupar, ask the taxi driver to let you of in the Centro, one block away from the 'Plaza Alfonso Lopez'. The cost of the taxi from the bus terminal should be around $4.500 (Colombian pesos, 2012). It`s also located two blocks away from the supermarket Exito Centro and one block away from the Casa de la Cultura.
AIR: It is possible to arrive to Valledupar by plane to the airport Alfonso Lopez. Only three airlines cover this route: Avianca, Aires.