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Hostel Casa Blanca

Transversal 5a #45 256, Medellin, Colombia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very melow nice looking hostel with good prices and nice atmosphere is big and surrouded by trees close to the metro station the best Medellín casinos and the zona rosa it has parking space for 7 cars somting very difficult to find in Medellín I took the pablo escobar tour it was fun

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I strongly recomend this hostel the price is feare and the staff is marvelous. I traveld with a bunch of friends and saw the other hostels around but this othe top them all is nice decorated an clean have rvery thing we needed.......Hostel Casa Blanca we will miss youuuuuuu

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Vienna, Austria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

- Rooms are okay, but very loud - Bathroom has not been cleaned during our stay (4 nights) - The staff made the impression of not caring about their guests and not knowing basic things (e.g. we were told that the reception was opened for 24 hours - fortunately someone else told us to take the key with us, because... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Is it a hostel? Is it a boarding house? Is it a family house? We are not quite sure what category to put this property in. One thing for sure...it is a very "laid back" place, very very casual. Kind of a funny contrast to their immediate hostel neighbor down the street, "The black sheep", which if anything seems a... More 

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Hostel B, Manager at Hostel Casa Blanca, responded to this review

oh now I understand why you and your wife left with out paying the last nigth....you were confused More 

Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

My friend and I stayed two nights at Hostel Casa Blanca. We purchased the private double room which proved to be secure and affordable. The hostel staff were very friendly and knowledgeable about the local area. The beds were not the most comfortable, and for some reason they would blast music in the lobby early in the morning until late... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

If you looking for a place to to stay, this is the one. Feels like a big house,close to the center and parties. Shared kitchen, and rooms are dorms and private in good prices I stayed there 2 weeks, because I loved medeillin Very recommended

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I stayed here for one night. At first it seemed ok. The beds are hard and old, but that's nothing new. Untill I woke up at 5 AM because of a terible itch on my legs. At first i thought it were muskito's, but that was almost impossible since i sprayed with DEET and was sleeping under the sheets. Then... More 

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Hostel B, Gerente at Hostel Casa Blanca, responded to this review

This is a big lie this person is saing this to atac the hostel.... we are a very clean place More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

It's a good one. We had a big room with bathroom and a huge shower. They even had towels for us. Nice and beautiful place around. El Poblado is the best location for a stay in Medellin. Actually it is already the most expensive part of Medellin. Black Sheep, Pit Stop and Grand Hostal are right in the neighborhood but... More 

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Giovanni B, Gerente at Hostel Casa Blanca, responded to this review

Thank you very much, it was a pleasure serving you!! More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Stay away from Hostel Casa Blanca! In our 9 months traveling throughout South America it was the worst hostel experience we have had! We were referred to this place when the hostel we originally wanted to go to - The Grand Hostel Medellin, which is right around the corner, was booked. We are traveling with two small children, so we... More 

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Giovanni B, Gerente at Hostel Casa Blanca, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, This will help us improve day by day More 

Ithaca, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I came here based on the recommendation of some people I had met earlier on in my trip but I was very disappointed by my short stay here. I got a private room since I was sick and it was overpriced (compared to the hostel I ended up moving to). The bed sloped significantly towards the center and was pretty... More 

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