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Accommodation organisation: USD $40. Please contact us for more information about prices and availability.

Local Host Family Stay

Living with a Colombian family is the best way to get to grips with the Spanish language and above all, become familiar with Colombia’s unique culture. Centro Catalina collaborates with loyal, friendly and welcoming family host networks that are all within 25 minutes walking distance from the school. 

Price per week:

Private room with breakfast: USD $ 199 (optional dinner: additional USD $45 per week)

Shared Apartments (only in Cartagena)

A perfect choice for prospective students looking for a private yet wallet-friendly option. Students will stay in ‘semi private’ housing, with a private bedroom and shared kitchen and bathroom with a maximum of 2 other students. The apartment boasts sea views, a swimming pool and modern amenities.

Price includes:

Weekly cleaning service, WiFi, TV, fan, safety deposit box, desk, swimming pool, sea views, public transport

Price per week:

USD $ 209 (private bedroom)

Students’ residence (only in Medellín)*

By Staying in our students’ residence in Medellín, you will enjoy our very comfortable amenities: large rooms, equipped kitchen available for cooking with your friends, garden with BBQ, fireplace for cool nights, free WiFi. You will be a 5-minute walk from Parque Lleras, so when you decide to go out at night, it won’t be a problem to go back home. Enjoy the delisious breakfasts included in the price. Standard room (single bed): 209 usd. Superior room (double bed with private bathroom): 259 usd.

*Get out promotional offer by staying in our students’ residence in Medellín. Click here for more information.

Private Studio Apartment (only in Cartagena)

The school also offers comfortable studio apartments, within 20 minute walking distance from the school ( 5 minutes in taxi), for those who prefer to live independently. All apartments come with stunning sea views, a well-equipped kitchen, WiFi access, fans and TV.

Price per week:

USD $ 380, including weekly cleaning service


The majority of Cartagena’s hostels are situated in Getsemani. We can assist in organising a stay in a clean and comfortable colonial hostel that’s within a 5-7 minute walk from the school.

Price per night (Cartagena and Medellín):

USD $ 55 ( approx.) includes: single room, air conditioning, breakfast and VAT. Please note that prices are subject to change in high season.

*Please note, prices of hostels and hotels are subject to change during high season.