Santander Aleman, San Gil, Colombia

Located just one block from the main square, Santander Aleman is a friendly family-run hostel in a colonial building with an airy patio.

The guesthouse is linked to a craft shop where you can find handicrafts reflecting different areas of the Santanderean region.

Santander Aleman has a sister hostel nearby with different facilities offered, please contact them directly if you would like information about their other hostel.
The guesthouse has five rooms including a double, twin, triple and rooms with bunk beds. Bathroom facilities are shared, and one unique feature is the open air, outdoor shower with no ceiling, allowing you to shower in the sunshine, or moonlight if you choose. They have cable TV in the lounge area and several tables in a café style setting.

Gourmet breakfasts are served in the hostel each morning and cost 7,000 pesos.

Beds in a 5-bed dorm room cost 17,000 Pesos with double rooms coming in at 45,000 Pesos. Single rooms cost 20-25,000 Pesos depending on the season.

Additional facilities include a hammock area to enjoy reading or watching TV, movie gallery, ping-pong table and darts, internet service with skype (2,000 Pesos p/h), book exchange and tour information. Spanish and Salsa classes are offered at the hostel as well as a spa service.
How to get there...
Taxi rides from the bus terminal cost 2,800 and saves you the trouble of walking uphill with your backpacks from the plaza.
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Report & Photos by: Chika Sato
Contact Info...
Calle 12 No. 7-63
Centro, San Gil
+57 7 7242535
317 770 9188
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