If Guatapé is on your bucket list while you travel in Colombia, here are 10 reasons why you should stay at Galería Guatapé Hostel:
1 – The View
2 – The Terraces
3 – It’s proximity to La Piedra
It’s just by La Piedra del Peñon – you can enjoy the view from anywhere in the hostel and it’s only 10 minutes away on foot from the entrance to climb up.
4 – Kayaking
You can use the hostel’s kayak at anytime!
5 – They’re Green
They recycle and make their own compost
6 – Waking up to this
7 – The Hammocks
8 – Sunrise
Make that extra effort and wake up to enjoy this wonderful moment of stillness
9 – Sitting by the water
At anytime you can just stroll down the steps and chill on the pier or the lake in the hostel’s exclusive spot.
10 – Location, location, location
It’s perfectly connected to the calmness of the waters, but just 3 minutes down the path you are effortlessly connected to a main road. It’s a comfortable walking distance from Guatapé – 30 minutes at a good pace or, if you don’t feel like walking, just stroll down to the bus stop and jump on – it only costs 2000 COP to the centre.
The same bus stop will take you to and from Medellin in around 2 hours for approximately 13000COP.
To make it easier for you to find it, without the need of using any 3G Internet Data or WiFi – feel free to download MAPS.ME – offline maps that just follow your GPS location – Galeria Guatapé Hostel is marked on it.
All Photos taken on location by Denise Cassar on February 2017 – unless otherwise stated.