Best Places for Backpackers in Salento, Colombia.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Salento, Colombia.

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Top 34 hostels in Salento, Colombia.

These are the 34 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Salento, Colombia.

1
Hostal Finca Cardonales

100 /100

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Hostal Finca Cardonales

Hostal Finca Cardonales offers cosy rooms with private bathroom, TV, free Wi-Fi and free parking, surrounded by a fascinating landscape full of fauna and flora, beautiful gardens and corridors where you can see the mountains and panoramic of Salento. In addition, it offers a terrace and a garden wit...
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Hostal Vista Hermosa Salento

97 /100

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Hostal Vista Hermosa Salento

The Hostal Vista Hermosa is located in a very quiet area with a nice view to the mountains, is close to the main Park of the town (3 blocks and a half). The hostel consists of two cottages and an apartment. One of the cabins have two bedrooms with double beds and private bathrooms, and the other cab...
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3
Refugio Puente de la Explanacion

96 /100

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Refugio Puente de la Explanacion

BEAUTIFUL UNIQUE ECOLODGE in Boquia, 3 kms before Salento. Stunning gardens with 260 meters of private riverfront. Over 6 acres to explore, tranquil areas for picnics, yoga and meditation. We offer swimming the river, sunbathing in private areas, great birdwatching, massage therapy, traditional med...
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4
Mochila Hostel Salento

95 /100

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Mochila Hostel Salento

Mochila Hostel is the ideal place to rest and connect with nature; it has open spaces to enjoy the imposing landscapes of the Colombian mountains, ideal for yoga, reading and sharing with new friends. We have restaurant and bar, board games, ping-pong, billiards, game of toad, darts terrace and tv r...
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5
Yambolombia Hostel

95 /100

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Yambolombia Hostel

Yambolombia Hostel is an eco-hostel with a 6-bed-dorm, 2 private rooms with shared bath and one private room with private bath. Its great viewpoint where you can see millions of falling stars! At night you can enjoy the nature and peace at a campfire. We are offering bike tours to the Coffee f...
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6
Hostel Boutique Palmas de Salento

94 /100

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Hostel Boutique Palmas de Salento

Hotel Boutique Palmas de Salento it is a place where you can enjoy the magic of nature, you can appreciate from most rooms the charms of the Cordillera Central and the Nevado del Tolima and from a terrace you can share pleasant moments with family and friends. We have 9 rooms, 6 of them are between...
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7
Hostel Tralala Salento

94 /100

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Hostel Tralala Salento

Hostel Tralala Salento is located in a traditional coffee-region house that has been converted into a tasteful, comfortable hostel, just one block from the central town square. It offers an ideal starting point for the trek to the Cocora Valley or a visit to a coffee farm. With a maximum of 25 g...
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8
Coffee Tree Boutique Hostel

93 /100

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Coffee Tree Boutique Hostel

Coffee Tree Hostel on the “edge” of town, 6 blocks away from the town centre. In the neighbourhood of Boqueron and Frailejones. The neighbourhood consist of mostly residential homes along with some small food shops, it is quite and very safe both during the day and night. The location couldn't be...
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9
Hostal Ciudad de Segorbe

93 /100

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Hostal Ciudad de Segorbe

The property is located in Salento Colombia, in a beautiful colonial house with eight comfortable bedrooms, a relaxing living room and a nice sunny patio, surrounded by a garden that welcomes people from places all over the world. Peaceful and spacious seating areas especially suiting those looking...
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10
Villas de Venecia

93 /100

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Villas de Venecia

Country hotel, located in Salento Quindio, quiet and cosy place, surrounded by nature, breathe tranquillity in all its surroundings. It has natural pool, 13 rooms with exclusive designs and economic variety, free parking, breakfast included, free WiFi, own river, ecological trails. We have camping s...
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11
El Mocambo Hostel

92 /100

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El Mocambo Hostel

El Mocambo Hostel is a typical farm with the most amazing views of Salento and its surroundings. Our property offers private rooms and private barthroom,wifi and the access to the communal kitchen, the beds come with blankets, sheets, everything you need, we have laundry service and transportation s...
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12
ArtVelez Hostel salento and Cooking classes

92 /100

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ArtVelez Hostel salento and Cooking classes

We just opened ArtVelez is a tradicional house hostel on the edge of town, we are also far enough from the noisy and busy main Street, you can enjoy our cookin classes, In addition to being in close proximity to the breathtaking Valle de Cocora, we offer access to horseback riding, mountain biking...
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13
Walkers House Hostel

91 /100

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Walkers House Hostel

Walkers House Hostel is located 3 blocks away from the main square. Walkers House Hostel is the ideal starting point to enjoy Salento and take full advantage of its opportunities, we are 3 blocks from the center of the village, with transportation nearby to go to the Cocora Valley; where you can vis...
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14
Omoki Eco.Hostal

91 /100

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Omoki Eco.Hostal

Stay in a magic place, relax in a rural and quiet environment! OMOKI Eco Hostal is based on the idea of enjoying Salento´s beautiful nature and secure it´s conservation at the same time. We´re located right next to the famous coffee farms and 200m from the river. Our private, protected forest guaran...
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15
Viajero Salento Hostel

91 /100

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Viajero Salento Hostel

Located in the coffee region of Colombia, our hostel is a colonial house with the best view of the mountains. Enjoy breakfast (it’s free!) with a hot cup of coffee while enjoying the view. We are the largest hostel in town! Stay in private bedrooms, some even have balconies (premium), or in sha...
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16
The Corner House Hostel

91 /100

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The Corner House Hostel

We have a beautiful house, The traditional housing of the city was inspired by the colonial model. They were houses that occupy almost a complete block. It is almost a fact that some materials and techniques used in the construction of the colonial houses of Salento no longer exist as a consequence...
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17
La Casa Hostal de Lili

90 /100

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La Casa Hostal de Lili

You will be welcomed by a cheerful Colombian owner known for her kindness, whose main interest is to make you feel at home and have the opportunity to listen to good music, practice good Spanish, watch good movies, share culinary moments and learn more about Colombian culture, and who will be happy...
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18
Casa La Eliana

90 /100

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Casa La Eliana

Casa La Eliana offers great and affordable accommodation in Salento, have a restaurant serving British Indian Curries and great pizzas, bar and free fast fibre optics WiFi, Rooms come with a private or shared bathroom; as well we provide a 4 beds dormitory with a great shower, and two three rooms ap...
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19
Estrella Sin Fronteras

89 /100

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Estrella Sin Fronteras

Estrella sin Fronteras is a typical coffee farm house, which has been turned into a backpackers hostel. Here you will find a beautiful garden and large common areas, in the middle of nature, ideal for relaxing and socializing. You will reach with your own hands banana, guava and lemon trees, and...
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20
Cattleya Trianae

88 /100

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Cattleya Trianae

Cattleya Trianae is a quiet and cozy hotel in a natural setting. Lodging includes breakfast. The Property has laundry service and a cafe/bar. We also offer 24 hours security, airport transfers, free WiFi, free parking and outdoor terrace. Cattleya Trianae is located in Salento Quindio (Colombi...
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21
Luciérnaga Salento Food Drinks Music Hostel

87 /100

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Luciérnaga Salento Food Drinks Music Hostel

Luciérnaga Salento Food Drinks Music Hostel has 360-degree views of rolling mountains and valleys. In addition to being in close proximity to the breathtaking Valle de Cocora, we offer access to horseback riding, mountain biking, and coffee tours at local plantations. The hostel consists of five...
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22
La Floresta Hostel

87 /100

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La Floresta Hostel

Salento is a beautiful place where nature shows you amazing places full of magic. In La Floresta hostel you will find a relaxed place, clean and comfortable. This will be a starting point to know the wonder of an authentic and traditional coffee town. In this website you can know location, recommend...
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23
Hostal Estrella de Agua

87 /100

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Hostal Estrella de Agua

Hostal Estrella de Agua, is a farm house, located one block from the plaza, with a great view, garden view corridors, a large patio for camping, nice garden, rooms for every need and taste, kitchens , spacious bathrooms, closed circuit tv, WI FI, hot water, fireplace, BBQQ, TV room, book exchange, 2...
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24
The Plantation House Too

85 /100

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The Plantation House Too

The original Plantation House (PH 1) is a 100 year old coffee plantation house that offers small dormitory and private accommodation with and without ensuite bathrooms, lounge and kitchen facilities. Plantation House Two (PH 2) is a renovated traditional style farmhouse set in 2 acres of land and i...
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25
Hostal el Zorzal

83 /100

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Hostal el Zorzal

Hostal El Zorzal is a country house, and offers free wifi and a free daily breakfast and free parking is available to our guests. At Hostal El Zorzal the reception is 24-hour and we provide information of Salento and a tour around our area. Hostal El Zorzal offers hotel insurance, bicycle rental, an...
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26
La Serrana

83 /100

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La Serrana

Nestled in the emerald green Los Nevados mountain range sits this gem of a retreat. La Serrana is planted in Colombia’s world famous Eje Cafetero in Quindio, where we offer the ultimate affordable and authentic Colombian hacienda experience. Our 20 hectare farm of green pastures has 360 degree vi...
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Hilltop Salento

82 /100

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Hilltop Salento

Hilltop Salento is a lovely coffee region hostel, located 2 blocks from the main plaza of Salento, overlooking the beautiful surrounding green hills and the snow cupped volcano Tolima in front. We have a lovely restaurant, with local and international food, a bar during the day and nights and a...
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Hostel Los Tres Leones

80 /100

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Hostel Los Tres Leones

It is a more or less large house with communal kitchen and a terrace overlooking the mountains and a great sighting of different kinds of birds that come to eat at the hostel . We have a table to play 'pinpon' and some other typical games of the region like toad, parks and domino. We are locate...
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29
EcoLodge Kasaguadua

77 /100

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EcoLodge Kasaguadua

EcoLodge Kasaguadua, a lodge within a small jungle, offers Breakfast, towels, Cable TV, WiFi, hot water and earth-soap (included in the price). This accommodation is closer to a "glamping" experience (glamorous camping) than a normal hostel: don't expect shining modern facilities; minimum negative...
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Hostal Casa del Loro

75 /100

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Hostal Casa del Loro

Located 4 blocks away from Salento's main square, Casa Del Loro offers a tranquil stay in a small hostel (no parties) for those seeking both economy and good service! we have private rooms and dorms equiped with semi double single beds, high speed wifi, hot water showers, hammock and smoking zones....
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Hotel Bambu Inn

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Hotel Bambu Inn

Hotel Bambu Inn Nature, tranquillity and sweet dreams... Just to 20 minutes of the centre of Salento and only 30 minutes from Filandia, Hotel Bambu Inn offer comfortable spaces full of nature, with hummingbirds and plenty of other birds. Surrounded of nature, with bambú different kind of trees,...
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32
Finca el Sestillal

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Finca el Sestillal

This beautiful farm is located just 4 km from Salento, are 47 hectares for nature lovers, we have two beautiful waterfalls with natural pool, fresh air and beautiful views. We have hiking trails, horseback riding or if you prefer to read a good book in a hammock, you can play volleyball, board games...
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33
Posada Aguanile Finca La Diana

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Posada Aguanile Finca La Diana

Sleep well and enjoy the cozy sound of nature at the Posada Aguanile Finca La Diana . This site is specially designed for relaxation and re connection with the natural environment . We offer 24 hour reception, airport transfers and outdoor terrace. The breakfast is included. We also offer for your s...
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Beta Hotel Salento

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Beta Hotel Salento

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