At a Glance
- Beautiful boutique hotel in the heart of El Poblado, the place to stay in Medellin
The first venture into the world of hotels for internationally renowned chef, Juan Manuel Barrientos and home to one of his acclaimed restaurants
Roof top pool surrounded by lush plants provides a tranquil oasis in the midst of the buzzing city
Walking distance to lots of great restaurants, cafes and bars
Whilst the hotel's cool, boutique style will appeal to couples, additional beds and interconnecting rooms are available to accommodate families too
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Medellin is known as the city of eternal spring for its year-round moderate temperatures and relatively steady weather. The city sits at 1,500m / 5,000 ft above sea level and has a cool tropical climate. It rains frequently in Medellin, but the winter months produce the most rainfall (April, May, September, October and November). August is typically the warmest month with most sunny days but early morning fog is common throughout the year.
To start planning your holiday to Elcielo Hotel
Elcielo is a brand new, luxury boutique hotel in the heart of El Poblado, the place to stay in Medellin. It's also the first venture into the hotel-world for internationally renowned chef, Juan Manuel Barrientos & home to one of his exquisite restaurants.
What stands out about Elcielo Hotel, aside from the incredible restaurant that calls it home, is its sleek modern design. This new luxury boutique hotel is finished to the highest of standards with natural materials of woods, cottons, linens and marble and the large windows bathe its interior in the abundant light provided by the 'city of the eternal spring'. This elegant style extends outside to the rooftop pool, an area surrounded by loungers with towering and creeping plants providing cool shaded spots, offering a tranquil oasis in Medellin with views out across the city. The hotel is located in a prime position, just 350 yards from El Poblado Park, our favourite area to stay in Medellin and in close walking distance to great restaurants, cafés and bars.
This beautiful and sleek design extends into all guest rooms, where you have the option of Superior Suites, Junior Suites, Luxury Suites and the Presidential Suite to choose from for your stay. All rooms include a king size bed, flat screen televisions with satellite channels, air conditioning, luxury amenities and designer finishes. The Junior and Luxury Suites include an in-room Italian style bath tub for an opulent touch and the Presidential Suite a luxury jacuzzi and separate lounge area. 24 hour front desk and room service is also available for all guests.
Any stay would be incomplete without a dinner reservation at Elcielo Restaurant, which serves up creations that scintillate the senses, employing the finest local ingredients and the most exciting flavours. Colombia is at the heart of Elcielo's menus, thanks to the ingredients and the mix of modern and ancient cooking methods used in the preparation of every dish. As one of the hottest places to eat in the city, we recommend letting us take care of a dinner reservation in advance for you.
There are 28 luxury guest rooms at Elcielo Hotel, comprising of Superior, Junior and Luxury Suites and one Presidential Suite. All rooms categories offer 24 hour room service, private bathrooms, flat screen televisions with satellite channels and luxury amenities. The Luxury and Presidential Suites can accommodate an additional bed and there are connecting rooms available across all room categories.
Superior Suites include king size beds and luxury details such as marble floors, designer taps, a writing desk, fine Egyptian cotton sheets, automatic lighting and blackout blinds.
At 29m2, the Junior Suites offer both comfort and elegance. They include king size beds and luxury details such as marble floors, designer taps, a writing desk, fine Egyptian cotton sheets, automatic lighting and blackout blinds, as well as an armchair and Italian-style bathtub in the room for that added luxurious touch.
At 36m2, the Luxury Suites offer bring additional comforts and space. They include a king sized bed as standard and can accommodate an additional bed if required. There are two armchairs to relax in with accompanying coffee table, and luxury details such as marble floors, designer taps, a writing desk, fine Egyptian cotton sheets, automatic lighting and blackout blinds, as well as an Italian-style bathtub in the room for that added luxurious touch.
The Presidential Suite boasts an impressive 65m2 and can accommodate up to four people. Guests staying in the Presidential Suite enjoy two bathtubs, an ample wardrobe, his and hers double wash basins, marble floors, designer finishes, a jacuzzi, fine Egyptian cotton sheets, a bar and separate lounge area, luxury amenities, automatic lighting and blackout blinds. An additional bed is available for those who require it.
Children are very welcome at Elcielo Hotel but there are no specific childcare services available.
Elcielo hotel has a beautiful rooftop pool area as well as a terrace and bar. There is complimentary private parking on site and a fitness centre. 24-hour front desk and room service are available for all guests throughout their stay.
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