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In-room safe, free WiFi
In-room safe, free WiFi
In-room safe, free WiFi
In-room safe, free WiFi

Guest reviews

5.0 out of 5 Exceptional
2 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
24/7 Front Desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment


Explore the area

Popular LocationBotero Museum4 min walk
Popular LocationCatedral Primada de Colombia9 min walk
Popular LocationPlaza de Bolivar13 min walk
AirportBogota (BOG-El Dorado Intl.)31 min drive

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About this area


Botanico Hostel is located in Bogotá's La Candelaria neighbourhood. Salitre Plaza Shopping Mall and Andino Commercial Center are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Monserrate and Simon Bolivar Park. Bogota Botanical Garden and Salitre Magico are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Botero Museum - 4 min walk
  • Catedral Primada de Colombia - 9 min walk
  • Plaza de Bolivar - 13 min walk
  • Gold Museum - 14 min walk
  • National Library of Colombia - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportBogota (BOG-El Dorado Intl.) - 31 min drive

About this property

Botanico Hostel

Bogotá hostel in La Candelaria, walk to Botero Museum
This smoke-free hostel features a bar/lounge, concierge services and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All 10 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, safes and showers.
Botanico Hostel offers 10 forms of accommodation with a safe. This Bogotá hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Spanish


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower


  • Safe



Check-in between 3:00 PM and 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 12:30 PM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • For stays on or after 1 January 2021, citizens of Colombia and foreigners staying for 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Foreigners on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may still be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.
  • Deposit is payable by wire transfer and is due within 24 hours of booking the reservation.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available

We should mention

If you are travelling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents travelling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is travelling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is travelling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.

Property is also known as

Botanico Hostel Bogotá
Botanico Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Botanico Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Bogotá

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Botanico Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Botanico Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Botanico Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Botanico Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Botanico Hostel?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Botanico Hostel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Botanico Hostel?
Checkout is at 12:30 PM.
Does Botanico Hostel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Botanico Hostel located?
Located in La Candelaria, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Magdalena River and Botero Museum. Plaza de Bolivar and Gold Museum are also within 15 minutes.
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Ótima experiência! Funcionários simpáticos, hostel em ótima localização, danças, músicas, free shot =), camas confortáveis e com cortinas, café da manhã bom. Simplesmente adoreeeeiiii!!!
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Dank der tollen Lage alles zu Fuss erreicht. Das Hostelpersonal war sehr freundlich und sind gute Gastgeber. Hatten gleich nach der Ankunft eine kleine Führung durch das Hostel. Hatten die Möglichkeit grad vor Ort richtig Kolumbianisches-Essen zu kosten. Coole Location mit super Ambiente.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

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