El Rio Hostel
Santa Marta, Colombia

voted best hostel in colombia and second best hostel in latin america, El rio hostel is nestled in the COLOMBIAN jungle alongside the buritaca river.


***** Please be aware that we have had some technical issues with our booking platforms and have had a number of over-bookings - we’re fixing it! Thanks for the patience *****

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With its own private river beach, a riverside bar and sundeck, a host of nature activities nearby, and the Caribbean coast just a 30-minute walk away, El Rio Hostel is the ideal getaway for those looking to explore the wild side of Colombia. 

We don't have wifi - prepare to disconnect!

Please note that there are no cash machines in the area, however we do accept credit cards or PayPal, with a small fee.