Art City Hostel

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Quadruple Room, Private Bathroom | Desk, free WiFi
Double Room | Desk, free WiFi
Family Room, 1 Bedroom, Private Bathroom | Desk, free WiFi
Family Room, 1 Bedroom, Private Bathroom | Desk, free WiFi

Overview of Art City Hostel

Art City Hostel

2.0 star property
No-frills Medellín hostel with bar/lounge

7.6/10 Good

20 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Shared kitchen
  • Bar
  • 24/7 front desk
Transversal 5A No. 45-117, El Poblado, Medellín, 050022
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • Business centre
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
  • Computer station
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry service
Feel at home
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • BBQ(s)
  • Free self-parking

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In El Poblado
  • Lleras Park - 6 min drive
  • Santafé Mall - 10 min drive
  • Botero Plaza - 20 min drive
  • Arvi Park - 72 min drive

Getting around

  • Medellín (MDE-José María Córdova Intl.) - 42 min drive
  • Poblado Station - 10 min walk
  • Aguacatala Station - 26 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Art City Hostel

Hostel in the heart of El Poblado
You can look forward to a round-trip airport shuttle, a terrace and a garden at Art City Hostel. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities, such as dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Free self-parking
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket information
  • Luggage storage, barbecues and a computer station
Room features
All guest rooms at Art City Hostel offer amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Showers and free toiletries
  • Communal kitchens, daily housekeeping and desks


English, Spanish

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID*
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking


  • Airport shuttle*

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Bar/lounge
  • BBQs
  • Room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas


  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • For stays on or after January 1 2023, residents of Colombia and non-residents staying 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Travellers on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of COP 5000 for adults and COP 5000 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • If you are travelling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: parents travelling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for non-Colombian citizens) at check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is travelling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is travelling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Art City Hostel Medellin
Art City Medellin
Art City Hostel Medellín
Art City Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Art City Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Medellín

Frequently asked questions

Does Art City Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Art City Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at Art City Hostel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Art City Hostel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Art City Hostel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Art City Hostel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 11 PM. Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at Art City Hostel and nearby?
Art City Hostel has a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Art City Hostel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Cambalache Parrilla Argentina (3-min walk), Hummus Grill & Wine (4-min walk) and Restaurante Barcal (6-min walk).
What's the area around Art City Hostel like?
Art City Hostel is a short 13-minute walk from Lleras Park and 18 minutes' walk from Santafé Mall.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

2/10 Poor

Teníamos una reserva confirmada y al llegar al hostel no tenían ninguna habitación disponible. NO RECOMENDABLE.
Roger, 4-night family trip
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4/10 Fair

1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Frühstück war OK... Duschen sind warm... Gemütlicher Garten mit Hängematten
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Would recommend
Quiet place with great guy in reception. Very helpful.
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10/10 Exceptional

Good hostel
Great location, clean and tidy room
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10/10 Exceptional

art city is a nice hostel
I personally like it and will book again here.
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10/10 Exceptional

Muy amables muy bien servicio
Marisol, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Muy Bien
Muy bien la atención me encanto y para su clase me parece que es una buena opción.
Claudia, 3-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Qué incumplimiento el de!!
Terrible, llegamos y a pesar de estar confirmada nuestra reserva, no había habitación disponible por qué sobrevendieron, nos mandaron a otro sitio diferente no acordé a lo que habíamos reservado!
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8/10 Very good

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