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The Humpback Turtle provides beachfront accommodations in El Valle. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a shared kitchen, and full-day security, along with free Wifi throughout the property. The accommodation features luggage storage space, a concierge service, and organizing tours for guests. There is a snack bar, bar, and lounge. Outdoor play equipment is also available at the guest house, while guests can also relax on the sun terrace. Playa El Almejal is a few steps from The Humpback Turtle. The nearest airport is José Celestino Mutis, 9.3 miles from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)


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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 full bed
1 futon bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.3
Facilities
7.8
Cleanliness
7.9
Comfort
7.9
Value for money
8.2
Location
9.3
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Dasha
    United States of America United States of America
    Further down on the beach so it’s very quiet at night, lots of spaces to chill, volunteers and staff are very nice, one of the cleanest hostels I’ve stayed at despite being right on the beach. Seemingly employs lots of local staff/families which...
  • Jrnewmann
    United States of America United States of America
    The Humpback turtle is an awesome place to stay for an extended period and hang out, play volleyball, socialize, explore, and relax on the beach. Really can't ask for a better place to unplug and unwind. The breakfasts are exceptional, the rooms...
  • Tremblay
    Canada Canada
    The location is amazing, so many hikes and tours available. Very clean hostel, the staff clean everything for what seems like twice a day. The restaurant serves great food, especially the fish here…wow.

Area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • Humpback

    No additional info available

Amenities of The Humpback Turtle

Most popular amenities
  • Free Wifi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beachfront
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Pets
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment
  • Water sports facilities on site
    Additional charge
  • Snorkeling
    Additional charge
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Game room
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Spa
  • Open-air bath
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

Property practice

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House rules

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Check-in

From 1:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Check-out

From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

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

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Pets

Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

License number: 27468

FAQs about The Humpback Turtle

  • The Humpback Turtle is 1,650 feet from the center of El Valle. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The Humpback Turtle offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Beachfront
    • Evening entertainment
    • Open-air bath
    • Walking tours
    • Beach
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Happy hour
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • Check-in at The Humpback Turtle is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at The Humpback Turtle include:

    • Double
    • Bed in Dorm
    • Tent
    • Twin

  • The prices at The Humpback Turtle may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Humpback Turtle has 1 restaurant:

    • Humpback