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2.0 star property
No-frills hostel in El Poblado with bar/lounge

9.4/10 Exceptional

3 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Shared kitchen
Carrera 32d, Numero 7a 77, Medellín, Antioquia, 050021
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bar/lounge
  • Childcare
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
Feel at home
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Premium TV channels
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In El Poblado
  • Lleras Park - 7 min drive
  • Santafé Mall - 10 min drive
  • Botero Plaza - 21 min drive
  • Arvi Park - 112 min drive

Getting around

  • Jose Maria Cordova Intl. Airport (MDE) - 40 min drive
  • Poblado Station - 24 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property


Hostel in the heart of El Poblado
A roundtrip airport shuttle, a garden, and a library are just a few of the amenities provided at YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with laundry facilities and a bar.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Free self parking
  • Bike rentals, a porter/bellhop, and a computer station
  • Wedding services, smoke-free premises, and luggage storage
Room features
All guestrooms at YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN feature thoughtful touches such as premium bedding, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Communal kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, and microwaves
  • Flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils, coffee/tea makers, and portable fans


English, Spanish

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID*
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Supervised childcare*


  • Pets stay free (1 per room)


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site


  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No stag/bachelor or hen/bachelorette parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills

Traveling with children

  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

What to do

  • Yoga classes
  • Karaoke
  • Ecotours nearby

Working away

  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Bicycle rentals


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
  • Television in common areas


  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium TV channels

Home comfort

  • Portable fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • For stays on or after January 1, 2023, residents of Colombia and non-residents staying 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Travelers on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of COP 60000.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of COP 20000 (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Children & extra beds

  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • If you are traveling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents traveling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for non-Columbian citizens) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is traveling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is traveling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of COP 10000 per pet, per night


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Medellín

Frequently asked questions

Does YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN?
Yes, pets stay free, with a limit of 1 per room. There's a charge of COP 10000 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is COP 60000.00 per vehicle one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge of COP 20000 (subject to availability).
What is there to do at YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN and nearby?
Onsite recreation at YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN includes yoga. Enjoy amenities like a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include City Pizza (3-min walk), Veg Station (3-min walk), and Bogotá Beer Company (3-min walk).
What's the area around YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN like?
YOLO HOSTEL MEDELLIN is a short 6-minute walk from Lleras Park and 11 minutes' walk from Poblado Park.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very good

Good location to walk to all restaurants & shops in el poblado.
4-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Like Home
Everything was just right... Great staff. Blankets, beds, hot showers, plenty of showers, many bathrooms, full kitchen, tons of hammocks, bunch of bean bags! Perfect place. Walking distance to everything.
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Best hostel in Latin America
Perfect combination of relaxation and socialization. Plenty of lounging areas. Great gym right across the street (body tech gym). Beds, blankets, towels, kitchen, bean bags, everything just felt perfectly situated.
Verified Expedia guest review