Casa Kiwi Hostel Medellin

Carrera 36 # 7 - 10, Medellin, Colombia, Distance from city centre: 5.6km
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Rating: 81%from 3 reviews

  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 73%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 86%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities
Casa Kiwi Hostel is happy to offer: a roof-top terrace at tree-canopy height with great views and a plunge pool, an open-air hammock area, another terrace on the 1st floor with bar service and a park with a creek across the street, a mini-theatre with a big-screen HDTV and satellite reception, free use of 4 flat-screen computers with high-speed internet, free WI-FI, a large kitchen, and last but not least a pool-table lounge where you can listen to varied world-music and where we frequently showcase local live music. There is also a mini market across the street and tons of bars, clubs and restaurants very close to the hostel. Hopefully we'll see you here soon!

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool Table
  • Restaurant
  • Steam Room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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Address: Carrera 36 Numero 7-10.



+From the Terminal Norte bus station:

(1) A taxi costs about $15.000 COP. Tell the driver to go to Parque Lleras and then to take Calle 7 up to the hostel. All taxi drivers in Medellin must use the Taxi Meter ('taxímetro'), so make sure they turn it on when you get into the taxi, no negotiation necessary.

(2) By Metro/Bus combination. In the Metro Station by the Terminal Norte, buy a 'Poblado Integrado' ticket: they will give you one ticket for the Metro and another for a Metro Bus. Take the Metro south to the 'El Poblado' Metro Station. Once there, catch a bus just outside the metro station that says 'Metro'. About 10 block later, get off at Dominoes Pizza on the corner of Carrera 36 and Calle 10. Turn right and walk down Carrera 36 two blocks to Calle 7 and you will see Casa Kiwi Hostel on the left, across the street from the Exito mini-market.


+From the Terminal Sur bus station / Olaya Herrera Local Airport:

(1) A taxi costs about $8.000 COP. Tell the driver to go to Parque Lleras and then to take Calle 7 up to the hostel. All taxi drivers in Medellin must use the Taxi Meter ('taxímetro'), so make sure they turn it on when you get into the taxi, no negotiation necessary.


+From the Jose Maria Cordoba International Airport:

(1) There are safe, reliable taxies at the exit of the airport that charge a set official rate of $65.000 COP to anywhere in Medellin. Just give them the address of the hostel, and tell them that it is a few block from Parque Lleras in El Poblado. Also ask the price before you get into the taxi to make sure they won't overcharge. No negotiation necessary.

(2) You can also take a shuttle (colectivo) from the airport to downtown Medellin. From there a taxi to Casa Kiwi is about $8.000 COP.


If you ever have a problem with a taxi driver's price, please feel free to ask for assistance in the reception when you arrive at Casa Kiwi so we can help straighten things out.

Happy Travels!

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