@Cll 11A # 31A-188, Las Lomas I, Poblado, Medellín
From Poblado metro station: T = 5min, 5/tr. From the intl. airport: T = 40min, 60/tr or B to San Diego = 1hr, 8pp & from here a T = 10min, 7/tr. From Terminal del Norte: Caribe metro station to El Poblado = 45min or T = 15min, 13/tr. From Terminal del Sur: T = 10min, 7/tr.
The easiest way to meet people from all over the world is in Arcadia! It’s famous for its warm hospitality, cheap prices, pancakes for breakfast (self-service) & all its services like a large cozy living room with big plasma TV (big movie collection), games, 24hrs bar/reception, book/clothes exchange, computers free to use & best tourist info! There are dorms for all wallets & tastes, there are even cheap double beds in dorms like Olympus (11 beds but spacious with balcony) or Calypso (4-5 bed dorm), to Ades (12 beds in triple bunks, toilet/showers @2-3rd floor) and others. You'll have a large locker where you can fit your 70-litre backpack (smaller for the Ades dorm) & use the practical personal bed lights to read a book & curtains in some bunks so you can have more privacy. Charge your phone or laptop using the 2 outlets by each bed! FREE salsa classes every Friday, Greek style BBQ every Sunday @8-9pm both, among other events. In the evening, head out to Parque Lleras which is THE Zona Rosa in El Poblado & only a 5-10min walk from the hostel.
Dorm = 19-30pp/n*. Doble/Single = 60-70pr/n*.
* = breakfast incl.
1: Prices can go up in high season. They do not accept kids < 7 years, or pets (only cats).
2: Large map, many tours, cheap taxis to the airport & very helpful Medellin tour book!
FREE WiFi – Hot Showers – Book Exchange – FREE Coffee & Tea – Kitchen – Credit Card – Laundry – Lockers – FREE Local Calls – Towels