Room type

Double Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Triple Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Shared Dormitory

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Single Room

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Twin Room, Multiple Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Get an overview of this hotel3-star Bogota hostel in Old Town La Candelaria, near Plaza de Bolivar

Location

Located in Old Town La Candelaria, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of University of the Andes and Plaza de Bolivar. Torre Colpatria is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) away.

Property Features

A restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a rooftop terrace are available at this hostel. Free full breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in the lobby, a meeting room, and dry cleaning are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 17 rooms provide conveniences like living rooms and dining areas, plus free WiFi and kitchens. Other amenities available to guests include sitting areas, cable TV, and room service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Bogota hostel also offers a rooftop terrace, a library, and a terrace.

Casa Platypus has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 17 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Separate living room  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Room Amenities

  • Cable TV service 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Kitchen 
  • Room service 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower only 
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Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Casa Platypus has a restaurant on site.

Room service is available.

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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 7 years old stay free when using existing bedding.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service dogs are allowed

24-hour check-in

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • The national sales tax (16%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: COP 60000 per vehicle (roundtrip)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

If you are traveling with a child your hotel may require you to present the following documents: Parents traveling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is traveling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is traveling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance. Children 7 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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