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Tiger Paw Hostel

Car 36 No. 10-49 | Frente a Crepes y Waffles, Medellin, Colombia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Chihuahua, Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to parque Lleras at El Poblado town, conviniently located, affordable prices, well equipped, kitchen, bar service, cable, wi fi, pool table, grill, hamaca, outside patio, etc, great people will take care of you and will treat you as their friend, will make you feel welcomed and wishing to comeback, That is one of the reasons im coming back to... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the tiger paw hostel. The location is great, it's safe and there are lots of places to eat and go out at night. The staff was also super friendly and helpful and gave us free dancing lessons. Thanks I had a great time and would definitely come again!

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Medellin, Colombia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I had an amazing experience staying at the Tiger Paw and that for many reasons! The location is the best because it is next to Parque Lleras and closed to all you need : shops, grocery, bars, clubs, restaurants... The staff is very easygoing and incredibly helpful ! It makes me feel like at home and this is my favourite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

The tiger paw is a great budget option whilst staying in Medellin, the staff are friendly and helpful and the hostels location is perfect! Everything was clean and tidy ....definitely worth a stay!!..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I have several good things to say about the hostel, first the staff is very friendly, nice and offered good support, the hostel had a very good location, as is relatively small makes connecting with other people easier, good WIFI connection, offers free coffee which is great. My suggestions will be: first, I think it is good that the hostel... More 

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Annye M, Gerente at Tiger Paw Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Blue M, Thanks for your review and your stay with us. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time here. In regards to your reply, We do play a mix genre of all music to accomodate the guests. We cannot solely play jazz or indie or alternative as not everyone likes this specific style of music here. Also... More 

Langport, United Kingdom
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We stayed at this hostel as it was one the cheapest options in Medellin however it was one of the worst options. The staff were ok but they treated the hostel for their own good. They played really loud rubbish chart music from lunch time onward until the late evening even on a week day! They had a tv room... More 

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Annye M, Manager at Tiger Paw Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Lulu-Jelly J, Thank you for your stay at the hostel. Inregards to the music, we do have a bar with the hostel so it is expected to have music playing during the hours it´s operated. Normally the music isn´t too loud that no one can´t hear one another. We try to play music that is accomodation for everyone but... More 

Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

The hostel is located near calle 10 in El Poblado, that's a huge plus and one of the reasons I chose to stay there. Staff is friendly and cheapest dorm-bed was good enough I you need a place to stay for a good price. the hostel itself is a bit old and Medellin's weather doesn't help at all... it can... More 

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Tigerpawhostel, Manager at Tiger Paw Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Nicolas, Thank you for the review. We have started now have daily activites like free salsa lessons, spanish classes, and a pub crawl to the 3 cordilleras brewery. We also provide assistance for guests who would like to go on walking tours in Medellin. Glad you enjoyed your time here! - Tiger Paw Hostel More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Straight to the point the main problem with this hostel is the manager Annie. The staff otherwise are good! The problem with her is that of your a group of guys staying here she is very friendly and flirty. However if you a girl and decide to speak to this group of guys then she becomes very unpleasant to you... More 

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Annye M, Manager at Tiger Paw Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Samia7290, Thank you for your stay at the hostel. Our manager and staff are trained to make everyones stay as good and safe as possible here. When guest cause distrubances or bring in no guests, it makes the job more difficult for them. All our staff are able to communicate in English, but as a second language. When a... More 

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Stayed there for a night from Friday to Saturday. Don't expect to get too much sleep there during the weekend as this hostel is close to the/a party zone in El Poblado. Not so good value for money. My room (single room) was rather dark and not too clean. Staff is friendly though and Internet ok. Wouldn't do it again.

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Tigerpawhostel, Manager at Tiger Paw Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Phnom Penh, Thank you for your stay with us. Yes, during some weekends in Poblado, there can be quite abit of partying going on on the streets (espically Parque Lleras) as Poblado is the party district of Medellin. Though the hostel is located on a side street off Calle 10 and normally it is quite calm on the street... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Tiger Paw Hostel is located near the night life area of Meddellin around Calle 10 with many services availiable near by. The hpstel itself is a backpacker style place with lots of dorms, a bar and a common area. During my stay here the taff were very helpful and friendly and the dorms were quite comfortable. Things that could be... More 

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Annye M, Manager at Tiger Paw Hostel, responded to this review

Hello Snugs87 Thanks for your stay with us! We wish you all the best on your travels. Staff have been notifed to keep the volume down. - Tiger Paw Hostel More 

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