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Transversal 6 #4570, Patio Bonito Poblado, Medellin, Colombia

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42 Total Reviews
  • 78%Value For Money
  • 95%Security
  • 92%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 83%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 83%Facilities

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Incredibly nice staff, always welcome to help and talk.


Great location in a quiet, residential part of the neighbourhood. A short walk to the Poblado metro station and all the restaurants, bars, and nightlife of Poblado. The hostel itself had a great atmosphere - really feels like a big home with a beautiful outdoor patio area for relaxing and socializing.

  • 7th Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • All Female Group, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Well situated hostel, not far from subway station in El Poblado area. Welcoming lady. Relaxing garden place. Wi fi is good. Place feeling a bit old, dorm upstairs dark without locker. No breakfast. Good for short stays.


Very nice staff and good, central location. There was no air conditioning (as to be expected) but would've been nice to be able to open the window in our room. Mattresses were quite hard so I'm glad we only had two nights in that regard. I also got attacked by mosquitos in the outside lounge at the hostel. It sounds like I'm complaining but it really was a decent stay for a good price. Best of all were the staff and the dog :)


staff were lovely and very helpful, leant me a padlock for their locker, got up early at 4.30 in the morning to call me cab, nice area and easy to get downtown and to the bars and restaurants. However couldn't get a hot shower while i was there, only cold....

  • 6th Jun 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Feels like home. Clean Kitchen, amazing staff, free coffee, a beautiful and helpful owner, so closed to the huge supermarket, clean, nice!


A clean and modern hostel not too far from Gringolandia, but away from the noise. Convenient location next to a metro station. The place in itself has nothing special. It is a little expensive in my opinion, but still a very decent place to stay. The owner lady is friendly and helpful. No lockers in my dorm.


This place kicked ass. The people are terrific. Lucas is my favorite dog.

  • 4th Mar 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)

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