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Life is Good Cartagena Hostel has a garden, shared lounge, a terrace and restaurant in Cartagena de Indias. Ideally set in the Getsemani district, this hostel provides a bar, as well as a hot tub. The property has a 24-hour front desk, airport transportation, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

The rooms at the hostel have air conditioning and a closet.

A continental, American or vegetarian breakfast is available each morning at the property.

Guests at Life is Good Cartagena Hostel will be able to enjoy activities in and around Cartagena de Indias, like cycling.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Marbella Beach, Bocagrande Beach and San Felipe de Barajas Castle. The nearest airport is Rafael Núñez International Airport, 3.7 miles from Life is Good Cartagena Hostel.

This is our guests' favorite part of Cartagena de Indias, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Life is Good Cartagena Hostel has been welcoming guests since Aug 22, 2017

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Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Cartagena de Indias, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American


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Room Type
1 twin bed
1 full bed
1 bunk bed
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Bocagrande Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    3,050 feet from property
  • Marbella Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    4,600 feet from property
  • Castillogrande Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.8 miles from property
  • Laguito Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.9 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Answered on 1 December 2019
  • How much is the shuttle to the airport?
    Welcome to Life is good! The prices depend on the type of flight: Domestic: COP 35.000 International: COP 45.000 If the arrive time is at night/early..
    Answered on 26 July 2022
  • Hi there, do you have good WiFi for remote work in the rooms and common areas and areas for co- working?
    Hi! yes, we have good Wifi for remote work.
    Answered on 4 December 2021
  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    We have our tour agency and we can help you to organise activities.
    Answered on 1 December 2019
  • Hello, do you have some kitchen facilities where I could store some food or cook a little dinner?
    Hello, thanks for write us, about your question our kitchens are not avaiable for our guest, but we have a fridge avaiable.
    Answered on 29 June 2022
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Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Local Typical Food

    Food: Caribbean

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Life is Good Cartagena Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
    Additional charge
  • Snorkeling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Windsurfing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs COP 30,000 per day.
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Private check-in/out
    • Concierge
    • Baggage storage
      Additional charge
    • Tour desk
    • 24-hour front desk
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Outdoor play equipment for kids
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business Facilities
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Security alarm
    • Key access
    • 24-hour security
    • Safe
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Grocery deliveries
    • Convenience store on site
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Hypoallergenic room available
    • Wake-up service
    • Tile/Marble floor
    • Packed lunches
    • Family rooms
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Room service
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    • Beach chairs/Loungers
    • Public Bath
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    • Solarium
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish
    • French

    House rules

    Life is Good Cartagena Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


    3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


    7:00 AM - 11:00 AM


    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are not allowed.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Diners Club American Express Life is Good Cartagena Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    This property features hot water in their bathrooms.

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    License number: 107020

    FAQs about Life is Good Cartagena Hostel

    • Life is Good Cartagena Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
      • Massage
      • Cycling
      • Snorkeling
      • Diving
      • Fishing
      • Windsurfing
      • Solarium
      • Happy hour
      • Walking tours
      • Public Bath
      • Cooking class
      • Temporary art galleries
      • Tour or class about local culture
      • Bike tours
      • Live sports events (broadcast)

    • The prices at Life is Good Cartagena Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Life is Good Cartagena Hostel on this page.

    • Check-in at Life is Good Cartagena Hostel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Life is Good Cartagena Hostel has 1 restaurant:

      • Local Typical Food

    • Life is Good Cartagena Hostel is 2,150 feet from the center of Cartagena de Indias.

    • Guests staying at Life is Good Cartagena Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free
      • American