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Hostel Casa Platypus - Bogotá

3 star Hostel Bogotá

Carrera 3, 12F-28 - Bogotá

Price starting from COP 42000.00

Looking for hostels in Bogota? Take a look at Casa Platypus!

This 3-star Old Town La Candelaria hostel, Bogota offers free wired and wireless Internet access, plus dry cleaning/laundry.

Multilingual staff are available at the front desk 24 hours-a-day and can provide tour/ticket assistance. The hostel has a meeting room available for hire. Sit back and relax in the lobby, where you can watch TV with cup of coffee, as well as leaving your valuables in the safe available at the front desk. Other amenities include laundry facilities and a computer station.

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Breakfast at Hostel Casa Platypus

A free full breakfast is available between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Hostel Facilities at Casa Platypus

  • Laundry service
  • Laundry room
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Cafeteria
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Meeting Room
  • Internet/Email services
  • TV Lounge

Know before you go

  • Children 7 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Check-in: after 1 PM.

Check-out: before noon.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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 onsite parking is available.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: COP 60000 per vehicle (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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

  • The national sales tax (16%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.

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.

Hostel Casa Platypus is also known as

Casa Platypus Hotel
Casa Platypus Bogota

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Room Details

Casa Platypus offers 17 guest rooms with free local calls. Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy 17-inch TVs with cable channels. Business travelers visiting the Old Town La Candelaria area will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access.

For comfort and convenience, each guest room comes with a separate sitting and dining area. Bathrooms are outfitted with showers and hair dryers. Additional comforts include coffee/tea makers.

Hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Hairdryer on request
  • Cable TV
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Kitchen

Distances from Hostel Casa Platypus

University of the Andes - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Chorro de Quevedo Square - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Gold Museum - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Rosario Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Externado University of Colombia - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Iglesia de la Tercera Orden - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Emerald Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Church of San Francisco - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Luis Angel Arango Library - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Botero Museum - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Casa de la Moneda - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Mint House Museum - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Gabriel Garcia Marquez Cultural Center - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Casa Museo Quinta de Bolivar - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Parroquia Nuestra Senora de Egipto - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
The preferred airport for Casa Platypus is Bogota (BOG-El Dorado Intl.) - 13.6 km / 8.4 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Hostel Casa Platypus

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport