Welcome to the Purple Monkey Hostel, situated in the El Poblado district of Medellin and just a short walk away from the best nightlife in Parque Lleras. The Purple Monkey hostel has been designed for a new breed of traveller who not only wants to explore the world, but wants to share amazing experiences with other travellers. Our focus is not only to deliver excellent facilities and top quality service, but encourage interaction between guests to help like minded individuals forge long lasting friendships.
Purple Monkey Hostel is based in a large residential property, with dorm rooms of 4, 6, 10 and 12 beds. The second floor houses the roof terrace which is the biggest of any hostel in the city. On the roof terrace is situated the bar which serves both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Downstairs are two communal areas, the TV room, with two sofas in front of the 48 inch Samsung plasma TV and the bean bag area which surrounds a fully functional colonial fountain. Also situated in this area is another bamboo table and benches where travelers can eat the food that they have prepared in the adjacent kitchen.
Purple Monkey Hostel is located in El Poblado, only a 5 minute walk from the bars and restaurants of Parque Lleras in one direction and 5 minutes to the Metro in the other, the hostel is perfect base from which you can explore the city. The local area is the best in the city, being a home to Medellin's more affluent individuals and the majority of the expat community who like most visitors here fell in love with the city and now call it home. Medellin's nightlife is centered around Parque Lleras, a small park at the heart of El Poblado which is bordered on all sides by vibrant bars and clubs. It is a place where the fiestas last until the early morning and spending a bit of time there you will soon understand why Medellin is known worldwide for the craziness of its fiestas.
All rooms feature solid oak bunk beds with orthopedic mattresses. Each bed has its own designated locker which can be secured with a padlock and are easily big enough to fit practically any size of backpack. Each locker has its own plug socket built inside, meaning that guests can charge their electronic with total security.
All guests are entitled to exclusive discounts at several of the city's best restaurants, a full list of which is available in the hostel.
Purple Monkey Hostel's Policies & Conditions:
Check in from 13:00 to 23:00.
Check out before 12:00 midday.
Payment upon arrival by cash.
Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival.
Over 18's only
Reception available 24 hours