This is a very basic option and therefore you get what you pay for! The double rooms are essentially like living in a garage and the beds aren´t particularly comfy, but it´s clean, there´s a good atmosphere and the staff are helpful and friendly. Seems to cater to a slightly older backpacking clientelle than we'd expected. Nice communal space with hammocks and free internet.
Bear in mind that their sister hostel, the Monkey Hut at Laguna de Apoyo, is considerably less welcoming and it is hard to believe that the two hostels are under the same management.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A bedrock of Granada's backpacker scene, The Bearded Monkey is both a chilled and relaxed hang-out but with a friendly and sociable buzz. Friends and strangers alike lounge around carefree in hammocks and swinging chairs whilstA range of accommodation options are available here. Three spacious dormitories with a total of 30 beds provide the bulk of them, priced at $6 per person. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- The Bearded Monkey Hotel Granada