Hostels in Medellín, Colômbia

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Get to know Medellín (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Medellín is also named and spelled Medellín - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Medellín here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

FAQ about Medellín Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Medellín. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Medellín. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Medellín costs on average $12 for a dorm. A hostel in Medellín with private rooms costs on average $40. shows all 70 Hostels in Medellín. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.
Nativo Hostel is the best hostel in Medellín for families. compares prices for 70 hostel in Medellín, Colômbia. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Medellín such as
  • 33 hotel
  • 21 guesthouse
  • 8 apartment

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Medellín.

Hostel Ondas is the best rated hostel for partying in Medellín.

It offers: Bar.

Your Packing List for Medellín

Your Packing List for Medellín

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Medellín and Colômbia.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Medellín Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Medellín, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
70 Total number of hostels
$12 Average dorm price
$40 Average private room price
$6 Cheapest hostel in Medellín
17 Party hostels in Medellín
Masaya Medellin is the best rated
Most Medellín hostels are located in
El Poblado, Patio Bonito, Florida Nueva
6.5 Average rating of all hostels

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Rionegro (24 Km / 15 mi.)
Amagá (28 Km / 17 mi.)

Travel Tips for Medellín - from the Community

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