at el rio hostel, we offer a variety of excellent accommodation options to suit all budgets. All of our ACCOMMODATION comes with linen, plus towels to hire at reception for no extra charge. We also have an included breakfast of homemade granola with fresh fruit available for all guests
The pig pen
The Pig Pen is our best room, boasting an en-suite bathroom and private terrace overlooking the river
With a queen size double bed and dressing room area, it's by far our most luxurious room. The open air bathroom enjoys views out into the jungle and is the best spot for viewing the local howler monkeys!
cop 180 000
Our 7 private cabañas are perfect for couples or those looking for a little privacy. Each cabaña comes with the choice of comfy twin beds or a king-sized double, and the shared bathrooms are a stone’s throw away
Each cabaña enjoys stunning views of the El Rio gardens and surrounding jungle
cop 130 000
The beehive & Malpelo
The Beehive and Malpelo are both 6 bed, en-suite air-conditioned dorms, perfect for groups and solo travellers alike
The Beehive has it's own small garden overlooking the river, whilst Malpelo has a fantastic open air bathroom looking out into the jungle
COP 45 000
Our spacious 12 bed dorm, with a big shared bathroom at the foot of the garden
Cop 35 000
"The Mothership" hammock Hut
We are proud to boast the largest hammock hut around, constructed around a huge avocado tree - it has to be seen to be believed! Mosquito nets, blankets and pillows are included and each hammock comes with its own secure locker, light and power point
We also have 5 extra dorms beds on our mezzanine floor, which has to be seen to be believed!
A shared bathroom is available close by
cop 25 000
freshly prepared every day
Our resident chef prepares a daily menu of wholesome and delicious meals which are served family-style in our palm-thatch kisoko (vegan and vegetarian options available). We try to use only locally-sourced and seasonal fresh produce, supporting the local fruit and veg market in Buritaca. Don’t forget to try our fresh fruit juice of the day!