Welcome to International House Medellín

where world travelers call home!

Private rooms starting at:

  • $50,000 pesos per night
  • $300,000 pesos per week
  • $900,000 pesos per month

Private Rooms

Private rooms are minimalist.  Queen-sized bed with crisp white sheets, great views of the tall trees that surround our building.


Typical Colombian food available for groups upon request.

Snack Bar Hours

Open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Six days a week.

If you are looking for an alternative to expensive hotels and corporate apartments, International House Medellin is exactly the getaway that you are looking for.

At our hostel you can enjoy community or privacy, by interacting when you want with the other international residents of the building. Most come to study Spanish, work, semester abroad, do volunteer work, or just enjoy one of the most innovative cities in the world.

All our private rooms come equipped with firm, new mattresses on Queen size beds, linen sheets, a desk, a television, and a locker.

From the roof you have an incredible 360 degree view of the city of Medellin. The rooftop seating area is a huge, u-shaped sofa, accented with original tables made from antique doors, windows, and skylights. Large gas grill on the roof, steam room, washer/dryer, and full bathroom with shower. Fast and stable Wifi throughout the building, including rooftop and downstairs deck area.

So, if you want a clean and healthy environment for your stay in Medellin, come to International House Medellin, and your host Joel will make sure your stay exceeds your expectations.

We are conveniently located in a central hub of Medellín with easy access to all forms of public transportation. Within one block there are buses to the metro, to the entertainment district (El Poblado, Zona Rosa, Parque Lleras). Walk three blocks and you can catch the new MetroPlus line, a dedicated bus lane that gets you to important destinations quickly.

Directly in front of the building is one of the largest, most-visited sports/recreation complexes in Medellín, La Unidad Deportiva de Belén. Here you can play basketball, soccer, frisbee, tennis, etc., for free! Use of the swimming pool is about $2/day. There is also a new, international standard, 16-lane bowling alley, two pools (one olympic), archery, dirt bike riding course, and much more.