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The Wandering Paisa Backpackers Hostel

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  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness

Property Description

Located the closest to the Metro and the Local Zona Rosa, The Wandering Paisa offers the most authentic cultural experience in Medellin. We seek to immerse travelers in the local Paisa culture while providing them with a safe and comfortable place to stay.

**love sports?** we now have DirectTV, featuring most Champions League, NBA, NFL and other professional sports games. with over 14 channels dedicated to sports!

*we now offer FREE salsa lessons!*

We are located in the upscale neighborhood of Laureles, a block from the local hotspots of La Setenta and La 33, where prices are affordable, the locals are plenty and the bar/club scene is vibrant. We also are less than 5 minutes walking from the Metro system, which can bring you virtually anywhere in the city.

Our knowledgeable and bilingual staff will be more than happy to provide you with any information on tourist activities in Medellin and the surrounding areas as well as make bookings for tourist activities and airport pickups.

Decorated with a bohemian theme that pays tribute to South American and Colombian culture, our hostel boasts some of the best services in town. With 4 dorms (no larger than 8 beds each) and 3 privates, every room in our hostel has its own unique country theme, each hand painted by local art students.

In our rooms, we have the best bunks in Medellin, designed with privacy dividers, orthopedic mattresses, and a locker for storage under the bed. Most importantly, these beds are not the kind that squeak or move when you climb up, allowing you to sleep comfortably in peace and quiet. We also have six fully remodeled bathrooms, with 24-hour hot water and brand-new computer workstations.

Inside the hostel, travelers can relax and play Nintendo Wii on our 42-inch plasma screen T.V. equipped with cable television and a large selection of DVDs. For stunning views of the surrounding mountains, travelers can climb to the top of our castle-like terrace located on the roof of the building. If you are feeling social, you can kick it in our 'Paisa Bar' which serves both nonalcoholic and alcoholic beverages.

Occasionally, local musicians have been known to play live music on our sundeck/stage, while travelers chill out on hammocks and listen to the grooves on the nearby balcony. We also have a huge kitchen, speedy laundry service, high-speed Internet access and free wifi.

*We also offer spanish lessons and volunteer work*

*****For Paragliding, come enjoy the colombian thermic flying conditions in a paraglider parapente, which professional paragliders have said to have the smoothest easiest climbing and 'bodie' thermals that can exist. There is a great end of the day glassoff, where maintaining altitude is no problem and completely smooth laminar air. We offer tours for these great conditions and this awesome experience. Ask our reception for more info. ********

No minors allowed in the hostel at any time.
check in: anytime
check out: 11:00
breakfast not included
credit cards not accepted
+9 pax group bookings accepted
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Thu 17 Aug 2017 - Sun 20 Aug 2017 Change

Room Summary

Thu 17th August 2017 - Sun 20th August 2017

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Facilities

Free
  • Linen Included
  • Free City Maps
  • Towels Included
  • Free WiFi
General
  • Security Lockers
  • Common Room
  • Bicycle Parking
  • BBQ
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Hot Showers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Washing Machine
  • Steam Room
Services
  • Internet Access
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Housekeeping
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Mini-Supermarket
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Wii
  • Board Games
  • Games Room

Awards

  • 2012 1st, Country Winners Colombia
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Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew

Things to Note

No minors allowed in the hostel at any time.

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay


Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.

Latest Review

" We stayed in an 8 Bed Dorm, the Bolivia room it is very small wasn't much room for bags however its not much extra for a room with more space. Air-con in the room was good, beds very comfortable. Communal areas very good and social. Bar area in hostel, you can bring your own drink in as long its not in the bar. Kitchen was really good! Staff were very friendly and helpful. Nice location close to the metro station. Would recommend this hostel and Medellin, we even stayed an extra night! "

- Anonymous
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