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“the owner”(24 reviews)
Free Wifi
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All reviewsjuan and jenniferthe ownergreat atmospherebig familyother guestsgreat hostsgreat kitchenequipped kitchencuba librebed dormfelt like homestar recommendationnew friendsplace to stayorganize toursshaggy dogmakes this place
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Reviewed yesterday

This February, I made my THIRD trip to San Andres Island which meant my third stay at Blue Almond. Why? Because it is f*&^ing great! Juan and Jennifer are the BEST hosts I have ever encountered staying in hostels, and I've stayed in plenty all...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the best hostels I've ever stayed in! Juan and Jenniffer made us feel really welcome and they helped us with everything, literally everything. The room we stayed in (the one for 5 people) was big and confortable. There's a locker for...More

Thank Flor S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I literally love Blue Almond. Jen, Juan, Alejo, Anthony and Shaggy make a tremendous work there, so good you can’t even call the place a hostel, but your own home. They are my family in San Andres! Don’t even think of staying somewhere else. I...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

After reading some reviews on here, which either seem to say it’s either heaven or hell I decided to also leave my 2 cents worth. To address some of the criticism first: - yes there is no air-condition, but that is clearly stated - yes...More

Thank Alex S
Response from islatur1, Propietario at Blue Almond HostelResponded 6 days ago

Juan the owner here. We didn't meet, but I want your babies, best review ever!.

Reviewed 1 January 2018

I'm not one to typically leave reviews, but this was the worst hostel experience of our 7+ month around-the-world trip.... Our flight arrived at 6am and we arrived to Blue Almond around 7am with our booking being for the that night and the next 4...More

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Response from islatur1, Propietario at Blue Almond HostelResponded 2 January 2018

This is such a false review that i'm not even going to report it, i'm going to let it sit here and debunk one by one all of your lies. Unfortunately I can't use swear words on this reply, but be sure that I'd would...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$21 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$21 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jonas S
1 March 2017|
Response from Hoeveli | Reviewed this property |
Only if you fall asleep on Shaggys bed. That's a NoGo. You can sleep anywhere until the hostel band starts practicing at 6am. ;)
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"Go to El Viagro instead"
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"Book a dorm not a private room if you want to be able to breath, let alone put your bag down - they have WAY..."
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"Dorms are so big that you will actually feel like in a private room!"
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"Book in advance because the rooms do fill up."
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