We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

International House Medellin

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
International House Medellin
International House Medellin
Panoramas (16)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

230 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for International House Medellin
See the most recent reviews
Showing 169: English reviews
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

What an amazing staff and helpful crew. They have a great community kitchen, stovetops, oven, grill and basically everything you need... oh and not to mention it's on the rooftop. Seriously great staff! Loved it!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Katy H
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

The staff was very friendly and helpful, there was a safe atmosphere, and everything was clean. I enjoyed my stay and would recommend. The doors lock and the bathrooms have hot water which were bonuses as well

 Report
Helpful?
Thank foxaroundtheworld5
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

This place has such a laid back feel. I felt so included and taken care of! View is crazy good and the bathrooms are really clean. This part of the city is really nice and in the center of all kinds of great city life.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carlyn C
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Good place. Everyone has been very nice. Doing a Mission trip and we are staying here before going to our next country. Pretty comfy. I liked the environment. First time ever in a hostel. Walking distance to grocery store and mall.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Darlin D
Krabi Town, Thailand
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed staying here! Lovely owner, chilled living areas, perfect location. It's everything you're looking for - if it's too meet people or if it's too relax and enjoy Medellin! There a park right across the street where you can burn all the calories from the beer you drink in the evening😄

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 319Backpackers
Medellin, Colombia
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Very nice hostel, cool atmosphere, amazing staff always organising events, very nice terrace on the rooftop where you can just chill and meet other people while cooking, or participate to the beer pong and flip cup parties. Excellent wifi connection, clean rooms and bathroom. In other words, I highly recommend this place !

 Report
Helpful?
Thank siee15cattelinmarie
Regensburg, Germany
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This hostel is basicly everything a traveller is looking for: it has nice rooms with big lockers and comfortable beds,2-4 showers on every floor and a rooftop which is unbeatable: big TV,comfy chill out area and smoking area and the best kitchen.it has the (probably) the best view over Medellin and super nice people who stay there.its also an awesome...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank alexgih
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The hostel is clean, the beds were comfortable, and there is a very nice rooftop common kitchen and area. Our one complaint would be that it didn't seem as easy to meet fellow travelers here as at other hostels we've stayed in. Note: Fantastic wifi that worked in our rooms and nothing but great experiences with the staff - they...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank John B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

When we looked it up, the hostel sounded great (Pool, tennis court etc), so when we actually arrived we were quiet dissapointed. Up first: our room was clean, beds were comfortable und everyone had his own locker.There wasnt a lot of space in the room to open your luggage etc and the whole hostel looks a bit run down and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Vanny T
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Community dinners on the Rooftop with other internacional travelers beat kitchen we have seen at a hostel anywhere. Staff was friendly and helped us study spanish Recommended for groups of friends or solo travelers

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ocram87

218 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (57)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
View from Room (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
Other (30)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (113)
Viewed
4 Beds Dorm (12)
Viewed
4 Beds Dorm with Double Bed (9)
Viewed
6 Beds Dorm with Bathroom (13)
Viewed
6 Beds Dorm with Bathroom and Balcony (23)
Viewed
Amenities (29)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
The Hotel (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (48)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (22)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Medellin hotels
2.4 km away
Hotel Conquistadores
Hotel Conquistadores
#52 of 103 in Medellin
46 reviews
3.7 km away
61Prado Guesthouse
61Prado Guesthouse
#4 of 103 in Medellin
248 reviews
2.0 km away
Ibis Medellin
Ibis Medellin
#6 of 103 in Medellin
980 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.9 km away
Hostal Lleras Calle 8
Hostal Lleras Calle 8
#4 of 198 in Medellin
141 reviews
3.5 km away
Black Sheep Hostel Medellin
4.5 km away
Waypoint Hostel
Waypoint Hostel
#5 of 198 in Medellin
193 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are consistently the #1 Medellín hostel on tripadvisor! We are the only hostel in Colombia with a dedicated fiberoptic internet line. 30 megas! We are perfectly located n the geographical center of Medellin. All city attractions within 10-15 minutes! We are equidistant to all of it's major attractions - the antiguo centro historico, the new downtown and one of three party areas (el poblado), comuna 13 (electric stairs, aerial cable cars, and graffiti tour), Laureles (restaurants and bars), Calle 33 and Calle 70 (two authentic Colombia bar and restaurant districts), are all within 5-10 minutes by taxi, or 20 minutes in bus or metro. We provide a great atmosphere and proximity to an amazing sports complex with two huge swimming pools, tennis courts, pickup basketball and soccer, free yoga and aerobics classes and much more. And then there are our famous rooftop dinners where you can easily meet many people and socialize even if you are traveling solo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about International House Medellin

Address: Street 32B # 66C - 06 | Belen Rosales, Medellin 050022, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Antioquia Department > Medellin
Price Range: $13 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — International House Medellin 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, HostelWorld and Agoda so you can book your International House Medellin reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from International House Medellin staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“4 floor walkup...choose”
938kimo, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I left just hours after checking in. There might be a good room, somewhere.”
novato1953, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the second and third floors are more quiet than the fourth floor. .which is below the rooftop terrace.”
devaunltd, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“get the private on the 4th floor, the one with the balcony. It's the best one =)”
  • work station
  • 4th floor private.
  • View from rooftop, This was my home for 2 months
442rjc, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“private rooms and shared dorms have views of the outside, and each floor has a balcony.”
  • the view of the city from the rooftop kitchen lounge
  • this is the private room that i stayed in for a month in Medellin
Involto, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5