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Lynnwood, Washington, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2013

This is a quiet little hostel in a good neighborhood close to shopping, restaurants, bars and 2 blocks from a metro station that can take you most everywhere you want to go in the city. There is a 6 bed dorm and 5 privet rooms. A good kitchen with all the necessities and a microwave, very nice bed sheets, laundry,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2013 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights in Medellin and fortunately met a nice crowd at this hostel. Its a bit out of town but quiet and near to a free outdoor swimming pool (passport,speedos and hat required). On the morning after our arrival the owner was not particularly welcoming and aside from giving us a map did little else to advise... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2013 via mobile

I recommend calling to confirm the availability of space for the duration of your trip. I enjoyed my stay but had to leave earlier than anticipated because of a reservation recieved after my arrival. Vincent was very nice, while Jero was a handful at times. Breakfast was good and included in the price. Fresh fruit and juices changed while eggs... More 

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1 Thank helmsianm
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2013 via mobile

we stayed 3 nights in a private room with shared bathroom. + very clean (you see the host cleaning almost the whole day) + close to metro (3' walk) in a safe area + great breakfast + very good value for money + helpful host with "its own charm" (ie helps you with everything, but if you do not approach... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 August 2013

This is the hostel that every hostel should measure up to! I had an internship in Medellin and was initially planning to stay in Yellow House for a week, then extended my stay up to a month but... loved it so much that I have ended up staying for 2 months! Vincent (the owner) is the best because he really... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

Stayed here in February of 2013 when I came back to visit Colombia. Was a good place for the price in a nice secure area of Medellin. Vincent was great, any problems we had he made it right. He was so cool that after touring other parts of Colombia he allowed me to come back and take a shower before... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 June 2013

We stayed at yellow house for a total of 4 nights and it is by far the best place we have stayed during our 5 month trip. Vincent is the funniest and friendliest host you will ever meet and his 2 dogs Matieu and Tomas are amazing. When we decided to visit nearby guatape for a night vincent let us... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 12 June 2013

Haha I love to tease the french. This place is very simply but stands out from my hostel experiences. Vincent is something of a mommydad. He cooks (breakfast is the best Ive had in a hostel) he keeps the place super clean. Answers any question that you have regarding anything in the city. There is always room here. I even... More 

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New Zealand
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78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2013

We have been staying at Yellow House for the last month, we were planning to rent an apartment but the owner Vincent made us a great space in the back room where we can write and we felt so comfortable here we stayed. Yellow House is a good spot for couples. It is not a party place, but a friendly... More 

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Victoria, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 12 April 2013

I spent 3 days at the yellow house hostel, and I just want to say that my time there was fanatastic! Vincent was a great host, kind and very professional. The hostel itself was spotless, the breakfast was top notch, and the atmosphere very peaceful. His two dogs were quiet and well behaved, and my fellow guests were awesome. If... More 

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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: $20 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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“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
“If you book the dorm then as in all dorms be sure to pack your ear buds.”
 of 5 bubbles 750carolb, 28 Apr 2014 | Read review
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