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Palm Tree Backpackers Hostel

Hostel | Carrera 67 # 48D – 63, Barrio Suramericana, Medellin, Colombia .

90.7% Overall Rating

12 out of 12 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (20/09/2014)

Leonie Zimmermann thinks…

"The Hostel was a really nice place, its really small and you feel like home straith away !!!!The kitchen and bathrooms are really clean, the staff i met (pilar+manuel) are incredible friendly and…"

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Bicycle hire
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area
  • Television room

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 15:00
Latest Check-out: 11:30

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Overview

The 1ers backpackers hostel that opened in Medellin by Colombian owned since July 2001 and remains a top travelers choice thanks to it's great facilities. PalmTree offers the most authentic cultural experience in Medellín. Set in a nice area, close to the METRO Station, next door to Exito supermarket, restaurants, bars, this hostel makes a good Medellin base. "Perhaps the grande dame of Medellin hostels, the "PalmTree has maintained a steady record over the years as a popular backpacker haunt" Read more

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About Palm Tree Backpackers Hostel

Palm Tree has been welcoming guests to Medellin since July 2001,
The 1ers backpackers hostel that opened in Medellin by Colombian owned since July 2001 and remains a top travelers choice thanks to it's great facilities. Palm Tree Hostal offers the most authentic cultural experience in Medellín. Set in a nice area, close to the METRO Station, next door to Exito supermarket, cheap restaurants, bars and the Local Zona Rosa la "70" , this hostel makes a good Medellin base. Perhaps the grande dame of Medellin hostels, the "Palm Tree" has maintained a steady record over the years as a popular backpacker haunt. (by vivatravelguides)

Located Three blocks away from the SURAMERICANA Metro Station and the 'Local Zona Rosa,'. Set in a nice area, close to cheap restaurants, bars and next door to massive supermarket has everything and only only 3 blocks away from the metro station Suramericana, 3 blocks away from the stadium “Atansio Girardot” and a huge sport center, El Centro” a few blocks from the Hostal, this hostel makes a good Medellin base

This homely and comfortable hostel has reached that balance between sociable, friendly backpacker and the relaxed, 'make yourself at home' feel. It's the warm welcome and relaxed atmosphere that makes this a real travellers favourite in Medellin.

Palm Tree is a hostel with the warmth of home. You will find a calm, clean and inexpensive hostel. For many years Palm Tree Hostel offer travelers a very welcoming place with a family ambience, economical rates and lots of information about Medellin and Colombia


Palm Tree is a hostel with the warmth of home. You will find a calm, clean and inexpensive hostel.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Palm Tree Hostel Medellín
Carrera 67 # 48D – 63 Barrio Suramericana. Medellín – Colombia.
Lat: 6.2512899 Long: -75.5759735
We are behind the Exito’ supermarket, 3 blocks away from the SURAMERICANA Metro Station, 3 blocks away from the stadium “Atansio Girardot” and a huge sport center
“Find us on Facebook”
Colombian owned

Hostel services:
Free Breakfast (Prepared by yourself) Palm Tree is happy to invite you for breakfast… You may take 2 eggs and 2 pieces of bread everyday, Free Coffee all day, Free Wi-Fi, Free Internet Service, Free personal lockers, Communal equipped kitchen with everything you need, Free bag storage, TV room with 100 channels, Free DVDs movies, Bar, Free Bicycle Services, Book exchange, Laundry service, Dormitories and private rooms, all come with comfortable mattresses, two pillows, towells and all the linens you need, Linens included, free Towels, Day Storage, We also have hammocks where you can relax, Hot showers 24 hrs, 24 hour staffed office, Local Phone calls, BBQ area & Back yard, All the Tourist information & Excellent travel info, Bookings for all hostels in Colombia, Common Areas, Planned Hostel Activities, Se habla Español & Ingles.

Accommodation Information

Hostel Services
* 3 blocks away from the SURAMERICANA Metro Station *For many years giving to travelers a very welcoming place, family ambient, economical rates and full information about Medellin and Colombia *The routes of buses and the Metro station makes mobility between the Hostel and other places in the city are simple, very cheap and safe.
*24 hour staffed office *FREE BREAKFAST, Palm Tree is happy to invite you for breakfast… You may take 2 eggs and 2 pieces of bread every day, Remember the coffee is free. *FREE Coffee all day *FREE internet connection. *FREE Wi-Fi * Bookings for all hostels in Colombia. *Excellent travel info.*Dormitories and private rooms. *Linen Included , Free Towels, *Hot showers 24 hrs. *Laundry service. *Bar *Book exchange. *Free Bycicle Services *TV Cable with 100 channels and free DVD movies. *We also have many hammocks to chill out. *Fully equipped kitchen with everything you need. *Free bag storage.

Location Information

3 blocks away from the SURAMERICANA Metro Station From there, just ask where the Exito is, go to the back of the supermarket and you will find us… We are behind the “Exito Colombia” supermarket… It is the orange house … Just come and visit us. You are welcome…
also, we are 3 blocks away from the stadium and a huge sport center.

From terminal Norte (bus station)
*Take the metro. The northern terminal is right next to the metro station CARIBE. From there its $1,950 pesos each one, and stops to metro station SURAMERICANA and the hostel is a 3 BLOCK walk from there...

*The taxi from terminal Norte it´s around $8.000 pesos, Tell the driver to take “La Avenida Colombia and go to the back of the supermarket Exito de Colombia.

From terminal de Sur (bus station)
• Take the metro. The SUR terminal is near to the metro station POBLADO. From there its 1,950 pesos each one, and stops to metro station SURAMERICANA and the hostel is a 3 BLOCK walk from there...
• * The taxi it´s around $9.000 pesos, Tell the driver to take “La 65 and la Avenida Colombia and go to the back of the supermarket Exito de Colombia”

From Rionegro airport “Medellin's main international airport” "JOSE MARIA CORDOBA"
* Take a bus to the city centre, we are a few blocks from the downtown the cost it´s $8,000 pesos. from there you can catch the metro from the Estacion PARQUE BERRIO to Suramericana ($1,950 pesos) or take a taxi.... cost 4,500 pesos (minimum charge).
* Take a taxi on your own direct to hostel.... cost $60,000 pesos
* Take a shared taxi to San Diego.... cost 15,000. Then you will need to get another taxi cost 6,500 pesos to the hostel or take the metro station EXPOSICIONES. From there its $1,950 pesos each one, and stops to metro station SURAMERICANA and the hostel is a 3 BLOCK walk from there...

From local city airport (the local city airport caters for flights to and from the pacific coast and coffee region like Manizales)
Next to the southern bus terminal. Best way is to take a taxi. The taxi it’s around $9.000 pesos, Tell the driver to take “La 65 and la Avenida Colombia and go to the back of the supermarket Exito de Colombia”