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Casa Kiwi Hostel Medellin

Carrera 36 7 10, 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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
40 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Casa Kiwi is great for partying and meeting travelers, but don't expect any peace and quiet if you stay here. It is centrally located in Poblado, a few blocks from Parque Lleras and the major restaurant/nightlife spots in Zona Rosa. The Hostel has a younger vibe. The guest kitchen facilities are adequate, although space in the refrigerator is very limited.... More 

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Seville, Spain
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a pretty average hostel. The staff aren't that friendly and the service is unbearably slow. There's no information on what to do in the area, and no-one gives you a tour of the hostel on arrival or even explains their facilities (they have a really nice hammock area and a roof terrace). The rooms are small and cramped,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful hostel with a great location but ruined by the unhelpful staff. We booked all our tours through another hostel as the staff were unable to give us any useful information. I asked for a map of medellin and was told they had none and to go to a hostel around the corner to get one. I... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is fine if you are a young backpacker wanting to experience Medellin's nightlife. The people were all very helpful, but I was in a shared 6 bed dorm which was cramped with no room to keep your belongings. On top of that, one of the beds was occupied by two girls who were messy and noisy. I don't... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time at this hostel. The location is perfect, near parque lleras so plenty of fabulous restaurants, cafes, bars and clubs nearby. Really safe area to walk around and very nice boutique style shops. The hostel itself had some great spaces to chill or drink, hammocks, a tiny pool, movie room and kitchen. I was in a dorm... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this hostel for 4 nights in a private double/ensuite/balcony. Room was nice and having door to balcony allowed air to freshen and cool room. Dana at reception was very helpful and professional. Hostel is mainly young party backpackers so expect lots of noise and loss of sleep.

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Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I loved this hostel. Great food. Always good people coming thru and the location is super. In walking distance of everything you need to get to and the rooms and bathrooms are clean. Always lots of young social people around to make friends and the chill spaces are amazing!

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cusco
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Casa Kiwi is a Party hostels, if you go in this place you will no why…. I was not sure to stay in this place…. why ??? I was in the most cheaper dorm he have yes I'm a backpackers… but the dorm he give me was at a really weird place where nobody go…. 1O beds ones with also... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The facility is generally nice. Having hammocks and a rooftop to chill on in nice. Also having a restaurant in the hostel is awesome as well. But that's it for positives from me. The staff was not helpful. The cleaning staff was unfriendly and would barge into rooms early in the morning before people woke up to change the garbages... More 

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Antigua, Guatemala
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11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I arrived to Casa Kiwi with another traveler and we were placed in separate rooms. I was on the second floor dorm, "Azalea". The room had three bunks, secure lockers and a nice balcony. There is plenty of room to relax and socialize at this hostel: the rooftop patio, the restaurant patio or the super up cinema room with every... More 

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Address: Carrera 36 7 10, Medellin, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Antioquia Department > Medellin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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