Happy Buddha Boutique Hostel

Carrera 35 7 - 108, Parque Lleras, El Poblado, Medellin, Colombia, Distance from city centre: 5.6km
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Rating: 93%from 10 reviews

  • 98%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 96%Security
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 100%Location
  • 92%Value for money
  • 88%Facilities
Like a rare collection of art Happy Buddha is an expression; here you will encounter a brilliant mix of entertainment and serenity. Imagine a place that invites you to experience the sensual goodness that comes from having a unique mix of hotel quality private rooms and spacious dorms. Our staff has a thoughtful way of doing things that exceed our guest expectations. Our space inspires you to relax, engage and celebrate at your own pace.

You will enjoy your stay in a newly renovated building located in the safest and most happening area of Medellin called Poblado. In walking distance of Medellins best restaurants, bars, clubs, shops, and parks. Happy Buddha caters to international travelers on a budget looking for a unique experience.

Bienvenidos a Medellin from Happy Buddha, Affordable Done Right!

The Hostel:
We offer a courteous 24hr bi-lingual reception
We offer FREE 5G WIFI in common areas and every room.
We offer a Juice Bar serving Smoothies, Fresh Juices, Salads, Soups and Breakfast (Vegan options)
We offer a full bar open to the public
We offer a FEMALE ONLY dorm with a large private bathroom
We offer hotel quality private ensuite rooms: single, double, triple
We offer a small store on the property
We offer laundry facilities
We offer the best tours available (Pablo Escobar tour, paragliding, horseback riding in the jungle)
We have bike rental onsite
We have a superior location to any other hostel
We accept visa, master card and all Colombian bank cards.

The Bar:
We are the only hostel in Medellin with a full bar open to the public. Our drinks are unique and made daily with only the best fresh local ingredients. Its a great place to have some fun and meet some locals (Paisas). We have a free salsa class every Thursday and local DJs spin every weekend. Happy hour specials from 6 to 8.

Dont like to party? Maybe you just want to do some people watching on our large open air terrace. HB also has an indoor lounge with billiards table and plush sofas great for unwinding. We also have DIRECTV if you want to catch a sports game or a good movie.
Mixed Dorms feature:
Private balcony
Secure oversized lockers (designed to fit your entire bag)
Charging stations (conveniently located at each bunk)
Diffussed uplighting (so you don't wake your neighbor)
We offer 3 mixed dorm sizes: 4 beds, 6 beds and 7 beds

FEMALE ONLY dorm features all the above plus:
2 private showers
Double sink
Hair dryers
Make up mirrors
The female only room has 6 beds total.

Private Suites feature:
Modern bathrooms
Laptop safes
Mini fridge,
Large writing desk
Rain shower
32' flat screen TV
Cable TV
We offer private single rooms (sleeps 2) double rooms (sleeps 4), and triple rooms (sleeps 6).

Karma is giving so please take this from us!
Free 5G WIFI
Free individual locks and lockers
Free house keeping
Free towels
Free linen and duvets
Free coffee 24 hours
Free parties and events
Free satellite TV
Free films
Free access to guide books from all around the world
Free iron/hair dryer
Free in room safes (privates only)
Free in room mini fridge (privates only)
Free advice
Free new friends

1. Any changes to reservations including cancellations must be done by e-mail only 2 days prior to arrival by 3 pm in order to avoid being charged for the entire reservation
2. Special events or holidays must cancel by email only 4days prior to arrival by 3pm to avoid being charged for entire reservation
3. Full payment must be made in advance of each nights stay.
4. Check out is 11am Check in is 3pm
5. We accept Credit Cards, We accept Pay Pal and Western Union
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport transfers
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Included
  • Breakfast not included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Mini Supermarket
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • 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.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please Note:
Check in time: 14pm
Check out time: 11:00

Credit Cards Not Accepted: Only Cash On Arrival.
Breakfast Included
Taxes Not Included

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Carrera 35 7 - 108,
La Provenza, El Poblado,

From International Airport Jose Maria Cordova: You can take a taxi that costs about 30 US$ (58000 PESOS) or take a bus to the center and then a taxi that costs about 7 US$. It will take you around 40 minutes

From Olaya Herrera Airport or Terminal Sur Bus Station: The best way is to take a taxi that will costs about 3 US$ (6.000 PESOS) 5 minutes.

From Terminal Norte Bus Station: Taxi costs about 6 US$ (12.000 PESOS)�

From the Metro to \'Estacion El Poblado\' and then walk straight up calle 10 until you get to Carrera 35 and take a right. Walk two blocks and we are located on the left right pass the Bamboo river.

Located Near

La Provenza Poblado is packed with Medellin's most popular bars, clubs, restaurants, parks, and boutique clothing stores.Walk down three blocks to the world famous PARQUE LLERAS and the excitement continues.

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