Santa Verónica offers excellent conditions for wind sports lovers.The trade wind direction is predominately side/side-on ranging between 25 to 35 knots from December to the end of April, and 15 to 25 knots from May to July. The exterior temperature is around 28°C and the water temperature is 26°C making it warm enough to kite in board shorts! There are several spots close to the hostel with varying water conditions suitable for wave riding, ‘bump & jump’, freeride and freestyle. The closest main spot to Santa Verónica/Salinas del Rey offers great easy wave conditions, perfect to learn wave riding and strapless kitesurfing.
Located on the Bay of Santa Verónica, the Hostel is situated in an authentic area of Colombia. The region boasts beautiful beaches, an exceptional climate and warm people, perfect for a relaxing and unforgettable stay. The closest airports are either Rafael Núñez (Cartagena) 78km away, or Ernesto Cortissoz 59km away. We are able to offer airport pickups on request: please contact us for details.
At our hostel your typical day will start with a good breakfast (included) by the ocean. You’ll have the opportunity to chill all morning enjoying the views of the mountains and watching the pelicans fly over the sea.
Around midday we will take you to the main kite spot (transportation included) for a 3-4 hour kite session. At the spot we also have hammocks, shade and music for you to enjoy while not on the water.
We usually arrive back at the hostel around 6pm and enjoy a sunset drink together from our ocean view terrace. For dinner you have full use of the hostel kitchen or can take advantage of the nearby restaurants. Once or twice per week there’s live music and entertainment too!
The hostel offers 5 rooms with a total capacity of up to 15. During your stay we'll provide you with all the services a hostel can offer. We are sure you will quickly feel at home...
Your Host: Romain
Romain is your host for this accommodation and will take care of everything during your trip. Furthermore the host knows everything about this trip and will provide you will all information needed.