The Best Co-Living Space in Medellín
International House Medellín
Have a Good Time
at International House Medellín
Affordable rooms for individuals, groups, families and teams!
Immerse Yourself in Local Culture
Best Co-Living in Medellin
We Offer Quality Service
We provide what our customers want – comfortable beds, guaranteed HOT showers 24/7, the best WiFi of any hostel / co-living space in Medellin (30 megs seamless wifi throughout building with unifi ubiquiti access points), spacious common areas with wonderful views of Medellin, tight security, privacy when you want it, and community when you want it. We are proud to be the best hybrid hostel – co-living space in the city of Medellin.
Our completely renovated building features 19 private rooms – each with a SMART TV, new double mattress, fan, work area, rotating office chair, 100 meg WiFi in the room, and blackout curtains. Additionally we have two private triple occupancy rooms, one 6-bed dorm, and one 8-bed dorm – the dorm rooms have a smart TV and a fridge. Our rooftop community kitchen – full industrial / restaurant equipment – is considered one of the best of any hostel, not only in Colombia, but in the world. Along with our central location directly in front of the largest sports recreation area in Medellin, adding up to more value than any other hostel / co-living space in the city. Our top-rated hostel / co-living space has heaps of hang out space, with an expansive rooftop lounge, 30-seat big screen TV area, and large kitchen and dining areas. But what really sets us apart from the rest of Medellin’s hostels is that we’ve always got something going on. Whether it’s a group dinner / potluck, movies on the rooftop, a bowling tournament down the block, you can always get your night in Medellin started with us.
The Amenities that make us the best co-living in Medellín are:
19 rooms with firm, new
mattresses and new sheets and pillows.
Free day-storage of luggage after checkout.
Plenty of closet space and lockers so you can store your stuff securely.
Free access to seamless 300 meg WiFi throughout the building. Seamless transition
from floor to floor without changing networks or passwords. We have installed
UNIFI ubiquiti access points and edge routers throughout the building.
We wash, dry and fold your laundry for less than $4USD per load.
Check in Criteria
International House and co-living Medellín is a seven-year-old American owned and run co-living located in a beautiful residential neighborhood of Medellín. Since opening in 2009, we have shot to the top position on TripAdvisor. We welcome guests from all parts of the world.
At check in, all guests must present a valid passport. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a guardian. Parents with young children must contact the co-living prior to booking. Please note that we try our best to keep people traveling together in the same shared room. However, sometimes due to availability and/or booking patterns, we may not be able to do so. If you have a special request concerning this, please email the co-living directly.
Our guests say International House Medellín is ‘very clean, super friendly, and very welcoming’, with a ‘perfect price and quality combination’, ‘helpful and down-to-earth staff who really make this place the best co-living in Medellín’
Among the amenities we offer are a comfortable lounge room with Direct HDTV and a nice balcony to sit out on and relax. We have a large kitchen with all the modern appliances and cheap beer on sale.
Only a 5 minute walk from a large supermarket, and the top university for studying spanish (UPB). The local Zona Rosa is just a short walk away and has many discos, bars, clubs, and restaurants. Directly in front of our building is one of the largest, most-visited sports/recreation complexes in Medellín. Plus, we are only a ten to fifteen minute cab ride to El Poblado and Parque Lleras. ($4USD taxi, less when you share the cost!)
One Hostelworld review said the co-living is ideal whether you want to ‘sit back and relax, party, meet new people, or spend some time on your own’. The backpacker co-living also has ‘something going on every night’, like walking tours, language exchange, salsa dancing, and group trips to local soccer/football matches.
Only 5 Minutes (three blocks) walking distance to a major shopping center, Unicentro. Two blocks from the Exito supermarket and produce store.
Directly in front of the building is one of the largest, most-visited sports/recreation complexes in Medellín
While you are out exploring the city during the day, our housekeeping staff makes the daily rounds in order to have the place squeaky clean and comfy when you return each evening.
- Free linens and towels
- Onsite laundry facilities
- Fully equipped guest kitchen
- No curfew
Enjoy & Remember Great Times With Us.
“We had the best time in Medellin and Joel went out of his way to make sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed. Great hosts, great neighborhood, and easy access to all of Medellin. Highly recommend. ”
Katherine, August 2015
“Joel es un tipazo! Todo estuvo en orden, tal cual descrita en su publicación, no hubo problema de nada. Todo organizado, fuimos un grupo de 14 personas y nos sentimos a gusto con el lugar, la tienda de abajo perfecto. Recomendado.”
John, August 2015
“Fantastic place. It’s in a great location with an easy walk to the city. The view from the roof is gorgeous. Wonderful host and staff. Incredible industrial kitchen on the rooftop terrace and plenty of bathrooms. You won’t regret staying here :)”