Home to the world's greatest Hostels

30,000 properties, 180 countries Over 3.5 million guest reviews 21 million bookings

Geo Hostel Reviews

Carrera 35 No 8A-58, Medellin, Colombia

Reviews & Ratings Explained


158 Total Reviews
  • 94%Value For Money
  • 94%Security
  • 96%Location
  • 91%Staff
  • 84%Atmosphere
  • 96%Cleanliness
  • 91%Facilities

The rating percentage is calculated from customers who booked within the last 12 months.

All ratings and reviews are based on the feedback and opinions of the customers who submitted them and do not express the opinions of Hostelworld.com. This way, you get an up-to-the-minute opinion of just how good a hostel really is.
Read our review guidelines »

  • Show:


Super clean and good facilities and breakfast. Highly recommend! 아주 깨끗하고 조용한 편이라 휴식을 취하기 좋았습니다:) 시설은 메데진 호스텔 중 가장 좋을 거라 생각합니다. 추천!


The staff are awesome. Lovely hostel in a nice part of Medellin, not a party hostel, but a very cool place to stay. Recommended.


Awesome location, super clean and organized. Great value for price


Very clean, professional, nice and helpful staff, great traditional Colombian breakfast, Awesome location, private rooms are hotel-like, dorms are clean and spacious with private bathrooms. Stay here!


This is a pretty nice and lovely hostel! It is very calm and quiet at night. The location is perfect, near nice restaurants and it is surrounded by the beautiful the nature Medellin has. I'll come back to this hostel.

  • 22nd Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Colombia
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


Great location! Not the friendliest staff but everyone was generally nice, except the redhead :/


The Hostel is amazing!! Everything is just great!! This was the best place we stayed at Colombia! The location is awesome, the staff too! Everything was clean and the breakfast was great! Such a great choice!

  • 18th Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Brazil
  • Mixed Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The hostel is location is fantastic and close to everything. The staff are friendly and super helpful when it came to questions I had. Free breakfast cooked to order. Hostel is very clean and well maintained and offer a great upstairs seating area with a. Great view of the city.


Good dorm, common area and modern facilities. Staff friendly & helpful. Helped with onward ticket to Panama. Near large Exito supermarket. A long walk to the metro but you can catch a bus. Kitchen congested frequently with staff. One of cleaners stopped me sitting down for lunch, putting her feet on the only vacant seat. Breakfast very busy in kitchen.


Pros - A clean and quiet hostel in a great location near the restaurants/bars of El Poblado. Cons - Lacks atmosphere as there's no real social space apart from the kitchen so don't go if you want a patry hostel. Showers often freezing if someone else has used them first.


This is an amazing hostel, very modern with minimalist decor, and packed with great staff especially (but not exclusively) those on reception. This is the safest and cleanest hostel I've ever been in. The area is a fair way from Downtown but who needs the city when leafy El Pleb (far from being pleb-like) is buzzing with great restaurants and bars. The hostel does not have a hostel feel, it doesn't have a bar (but the kitchen's good, and it's extremely quiet. Highly recommended.


It's definitely more a hotel than a hostel. Looks nice and modern, but no hostel atmosphere. Breakfast was good, area is great and feels safe/secure.


Do not read reviews, go ahead and book Geo Hostel NOW!!!! simply perfect, best place to stay in Medellin


It is truly the most amazing spot for staying in this city Highly recommended


I have spent 7 of the past 13 years backpacking around Central and South America and Southeast Asia, in all that time I have only found 1 other hostel that compares to Geo Hostel. It is located in El Poblado surrounded by great bars and restaurants, it's super clean, they actually do routine maintenance all over the hostel, the bathrooms are straight out of an upscale hotel, oh ya and the staff is great, actually great isn't even close to describing them. I will definitely come back.

View all Medellin Hostels

Please give us your feedback