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Black Sheep Hostel Medellin

Hostelworld.comUS$22*
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Tubingen, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hostel, friendly stuff but i got bedbugs in a private room there. they washed all my clothes for free and gave me another room but i got bitten again so badly in the night. I checked out at 5 pm and had to pay only two nights. Kind of nice. But Changed hostel. Well equiped kitchen, nice rooftop terrace...

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KelvinMedellin, Owner at Black Sheep Hostel Medellin, responded to this review

thanks for your reviews im sorry for your experience. this is not normal for us and we have thrown out the beds involved, bought new ones and i hope fixed the problem. dont blame hostels or hotels too much for the issue of bed bugs. they are brought by travellers and often one does not know about the problem until...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in one of the private rooms with en suite shower and satellite TV. It was very clean and comfortable, I was very impressed. There are many bars and restaurants around 15/20 minutes walk away. Also there is a metro stop which can take you into the centre of Medellin. The hostel also organises daily tours which I would...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at black sheep, we had a double room which was huge! 2 double beds a sofa and a big tv, so we really enjoyed having a bit of luxury! The hostel is really clean and we met some cool people here. The neighbourhood is safe and peaceful and you can walk to the bars in around...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Black Sheep is located close to Pablado Train station, the bar area of Medellin and also a huge shopping centre. We stayed in a dorm and private room, both were comfortable and clean. The shared bathrooms downstairs where constantly dirty with wet floors as there was no shower mat and water just went everywhere. They are only cleaned in the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a private room with bathroom here so I can't really speak for the dorms but definitely the only place we've stayed in 3 months that was more of a hotel than a hostel. Really well finished rooms. TV even had English speaking channels! Well equipped kitchen and nice outdoor area to eat as well as a large kitchen...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a private room with an ensuite bathroom which was spacious and the shower hot and strong (although weaker at times when clearly lots of people were showering such as first thing in the morning). Staff are friendly and helpful, communal areas spacious and clean. They have a great outdoor terrace with hammocks which is perfectly placed the catch...

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Mukwonago, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well run & organized; good kitchen; good neighborhood; activities & tours; competent staff; both inside and outside seating/meeting areas; large TV; computers. I had a private room, not large but certainly sufficient. The only negative was that the sound seemed to amplify off the halls and floors. There were times when I thought it was rather noisy at 1:00 a.m....

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was great, friendly and talkative and bilingual! The hostel is situated in a calm neighborhood but enough close to the center. It seems like there is always parties going on so it is easy to get to know other visitors. Very good kitchen! The hostel feels clean and it has a nice terrace to hang!

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I was supposed to stay only two nights but ended up staying for almost two weeks! This hostel has an amazing vibe, it feels like home. You can relax if you want to and you can party if you want to, the perfect mix. Location is great, showers are hot, beds are comfortable, the kitchen is well equipped and the...

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

This hostel was more like a hotel. We had a private room, a big tv and a comfy bed for a great price. The kitchen was well equipped but the coffee was not great - grab a cup elsewhere. It was super safe, had a social vibe but not loud, and the staff were really nice - they made us...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Sheep is a four year old New Zealand owned and run hostel in a very peaceful neigbourhood of Medellin close to the metro and only fifteen minutes walk from all the restaurants, bars and clubs in the Zona Rosa. We have a wide selection of dorm rooms and private rooms with and without bathrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Sheep Hostel Medellin

Address: Transversal 5A 45133 | Patio Bonito, Medellin 050014, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Antioquia Department > Medellin
Price Range: €9 - €34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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“Bed bugs in Number 303 and 306!”
Mugmausele, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“any private room is excellent quality and clean”
ryanaQ4577GN, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you get a private, 3rd floor is a little warm, but they give you a fan”
journeymentaz, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“make sure to check out the hammocks on the balcony on the second floor.”
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59mollyw, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I love the up stairs private rooms. But for budget minded, there is dorm style.”
captainpjd, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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