With our fully immersive conversational Spanish classes you will get to experience life in the city like a local.


Our hostel has several sleeping options ranging from 4 , 6 or 8 bed dorms to private rooms. Whatever you need, we got you.


Our rooftop bar offers lively nights for hanging out, salsa dancing, language exchanges, student parties and more!

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Join Ondas Community, Learn Spanish and Live Amongst Locals

We are more than just a spanish school, hostel, bar and café – we are a community like no other. Ondas is located in La Floresta, a thriving Colombian neighborhood two blocks from Laureles. Here you can interact with locals daily through everyday life and our variety of cultural events which take place on our beautiful rooftop bar. Our large community of local Colombians come and go at Ondas as if it was their second home. They are keen to meet you and share with you their language and culture – so  what are you waiting for?

Learn Spanish

Immerse yourself in Medellin’s rich Spanish speaking culture. With our immersive packages you can learn, sleep and eat with us for the cheapest prices you’ll find in the city! If you only want Spanish classes we have a variety of courses to suit your level. We also include free weekly events and a comuna 13 tour so you can meet locals, practice your new Spanish skills and learn more about Medellin’s difficult past and it’s bright future

Full Immersion Spanish Packages

Spanish Courses

Private Classes

Why Us?

Cheapest Prices

We will help you save money to eat, sleep and study with our unbeatable prices.


Only 5 mins walk from the metro, 2 blocks from Laureles and in a safe and bustling neighborhood, there is no place better to practice your Spanish and explore the city.

Our Community

Our variety of weekly events bring together Colombians, travellers, students and expats from all over the city.


Sit back, relax and let us take care of all your needs with our onsite spanish school, hostel, rooftop bar and café.

Our Teachers

We follow a robust screening process to make sure your learning experience is interactive, conversational and of course, fun!

Study Spaces

Our study spaces are relaxed and informal. Enjoy great views of the city from our covered rooftop or absorb the artwork and muriels around our hostel and classrooms.

Things To Do

La Floresta & Laureles

Ondas is a one stop shop situated in La Floresta, its own little city full of parks, restaurants, bars and Colombian architecture, nestled right in the centre of all the most amazing spots to visit in Medellin including Parque Arvi, Comuna 13 and Parque Explora. Out of the hustle and bustle, noise and heat of the crowded tourist areas, Ondas is in a more local area but still only 2 blocks from Laureles; Medellin’s most vibrant and authentic area full of chic cafes, modern bars, restaurants and fun things to do. We are 5 mins walk from Medellin’s modern metro system for quick access to key attractions including El Poblado, Calle 70 (famous for its salsa & reggaeton bars), Estadio sports facilities and the city centre.


Contact Us

email: ondas.medellin@gmail.com

phone: +034 589 8696

Cra. 81 #45g 52, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia