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Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

Positives: Cheap Safe location Near metro statio Good for smokers Negatives: Our private room was missing a window, which was near the outdoor sitting area so our room consistently smelt like smoke. Hard to cook food as there was always dishes unwashed and people in the kitchen Our room was connected by a single door to another private room so...

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Reviewed 19 March 2015

The Yellow House Hostel does a very good job of being what it says it is...a small, clean, secure, quiet, no-party budget option in a good neighborhood just a couple blocks from the Estacion Floresta Metro stop. Vince, the energetic French expat owner, delegates many of the daily hostel tasks (i.e. breakfast prep, laundry, front door watch) to a few...

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3Thank HawkeyePilgrim
Canada
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Nice place in a quiet residential zone for a quiet stay away from the touristy, overpriced, noisy Poblado party district. The breakfast is very good I heard (since I only tried the cooked omelette). The dorm is depressing compared to the rest of the other rooms. Quite near the metro and supermarket. Stayed there April 2014.

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Antibes, France
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Nice place if you want a quiet stay in Medellin, away from touristy, overpriced and noisy Poblado.The owner and the staff are very cool, it is clean, wifi works well, the breakfast is very good, fresh fruits, omelet, bread, good jam, real butter and coffee. Another shower would have been great but it is ok, the dorm has nothing special...

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Reviewed 17 January 2015

First of all i would like to thank the french owner for everything.He is a wonderfull owner that really does put his heart into his hostel.The location is perfect,right noxt to la estacion floresta....1 block away.Nice and quiet hostel with a good kitchin internet a good comon erea and a relaxed feeling. thank you vincent...you are so honest and helpfull

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Asuncion, Paraguay
Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

The good: excellent breakfast and employees, very close to metro, inexpensive privates. The bad: no bar or tvs ensuite as advertised, not much nearby, very hard bed! Ok stay but probably would stay in a different part of the city next time.

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miami
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Excellent breakfast (fresh juice, coffee, eggs, bread, and fruit), great location in a peaceful neighborhood next to the metro (but close to restaurants etc.), and friendly, helpful hosts (including proprietor Vince, who shared with us some of his awesome French quiche, and others). Nice peaceful and friendly atmosphere, with two great hostel dogs. The metal bunk beds in the 6...

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Kleve, Germany
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

Great hostel owned by French Vincent with free breakfast. One 6 dorm and 5 double private room. It is clean and safe with 2 sweet dogs around. Then very close to the metrostop Floresta. After 22/23 o clock is the hostel quite. So good hostel for active days.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

Breakfast is great (though an absence of milk for coffee over 3 days was surprising) and the space is comfortable. Location right next to La Floresta station is great. Don't stay here if the sight of shirtless Frenchmen lounging around all day and the smell of dog on old furniture bothers you!

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Delray Beach, Florida
Reviewed 31 May 2014

If you are looking to party all day/night with young backpackers this place is NOT for you! Located in the quiet, safe, upscale neighborhood of La Floresta, this hostel is a sanctuary in Medellin. It is run by an affable Frenchman who prepares a wonderful breakfast - included with the nightly rate (omelette, fresh fruit saldad, juice, bread, coffee). This...

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Additional Information about Yellow House Hostel

Address: Cra 81a N 47a-48, Medellin, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Antioquia Department > Medellin
Price Range: $14 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“Avoid small room next to laundry.”
 of 5 bubbles 300PhilG, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I had a single and did not see the other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles annawest76, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the front private room if you go to bed really early, other guests in the front garden may bother you.”
 of 5 bubbles OzuMu, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The dorm stays very cool all day!”
 of 5 bubbles RobinV_NL, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“they are all clean and spacios.”
 of 5 bubbles 126jennt, 17 Jan 2015 | Read review
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