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Albaka Hostel, Medellin

2-star2 stars
carrera 43f # 11-55, Medellin, 050021, Colombia

Hostel with bar/lounge, near Lleras Park
  • Free local cuisine breakfast and free WiFi
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From 14 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • Besides having hot water for the showers, and the staff are very friendly, there is nothing special about this hostel. Our room was right at the front and the room was very small…Dec 18, 2018

Albaka Hostel, Medellin

from $25
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Family Quadruple Room, Multiple Beds
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Private Bathroom
  • Standard Double Room, Multiple Bedrooms
  • Standard Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Comfort Double Room, Shared Bathroom

What’s around Albaka Hostel, Medellin


  • In El Poblado
  • Lleras Park - 13 min walk
  • Santa Fe Mall - 27 min walk
  • Monterrey Comercial Mall - 6 min walk
  • Poblado Park - 8 min walk
  • Lokkus Contemporary Art - 13 min walk
  • Medellin's Museum of Modern Art - 18 min walk
  • La Strada Mall - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Medellin (MDE-Jose Maria Cordova Intl.) - 47 min drive
  • Poblado Station - 7 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 14 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID *

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • No parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free local cuisine breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free reception
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2000
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Braille or raised signage
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Albaka Hostel, Medellin’s small print

Also known as

  • Albaka Hostel Medellin
  • Albaka Medellin
  • Albaka
  • Albaka Hostel Medellin
  • Albaka Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Albaka Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Medellin


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 foreign visitors) 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.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property only accepts cash for all bookings and onsite payments.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • The national sales tax (19%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.

Optional extras

Parking is available nearby and costs COP 18000 per night (open 24 hours)

Rollaway beds are available for COP 15000 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of COP 70000.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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