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CIELO -Luxury, WaterFalls, Jacuzzi, Penthouse Suite, 4000 sq Feet, 60 Mbps Wifi

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 3,800 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Rooftop, 4 Bedrooms (4 Couples or Max 4 Adult Singles), City/Mountain Views

GREAT FOR BUSINESS PEOPLE, COUPLES, FAMILIES, SINGLES RETREAT!

NOT A PARTY HOUSE - ANY PARTIES (OTHER THAN RELAXED

SOCIAL GATHERINGS) MUST BE CONDUCTED OFF PREMISES!

THIS IS THE BEST AND CLOSEST LUXURY APARTMENT RENTAL

IN MEDELLIN. STEPS AWAY FROM PARQUE LLERAS AND

ALL THE BEST INTERNATIONAL RESTAURANT CUISINE STARTS

RIGHT OUTSIDE THE FRONT OF OUR DOOR.

WE CAN ACCOMMODATE ONE SINGLE PERSON PER BEDROOM OR

ONE COUPLE PER BEDROOM (TWO SINGLE GUYS PER BED IS NOT PERMITTED).

PLEASE CHOOSE ADDITIONAL APARTMENTS FROM OUR SELECTION IF YOU ARE

A LARGE GROUP. EMAIL US WITH ANY QUESTIONS OR ASSISTANCE YOU MAY NEED.

El CIELO (“Heaven”)

The Crown Jewel of Casa del Reloj!

A Massive, Spectacular 3,800 Square Foot Penthouse. (355 sq meters)

This Amazing Rooftop Apartment Must Be Seen To Be Truly Appreciated.

Old World Charm With Modern, Custom Comforts.

4 Luxurious Master Suites (sleeps 1-8, 4 if single adults)

All Suites Include Attached Private Bathrooms

Ample Electric Outlets (US-Standard -3 prong)

Double Pane Windows For Maximum Sound Insulation (unheard of in Colombia)

ULTRA HIGH SPEED Internet (5X Faster Than Typical Hotel/Apartments, 60 MEGAS)

Multi-Camera High-Definition Advanced Exterior Surveillance System

Direct TV Satellite System w/Movie Packages (191 Channels ORO Max HD Package)

Free Local Land Line Telephone

LIVING ROOM #1

High Ceilings

90” Hi-Definition Projection Television System w/Surround Sound

5-Zone SONOS US-Imported Sound System Controlled By YOUR Own Phone

Sofas Custom Designed And Built For CdR (ergonomic lumbar and leg support)

Ceiling Fans

One-Of-A-Kind Designer Lamps With Leather Shades

Convenient Social Powder Room Attached

LIVING ROOM #2

High Vaulted Ceilings

Natural Exposed Wood Beams

14’ L-Shaped Custom-Designed Sofa Seats….Accommodates Many!

Gorgeous Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables

CdR-Only Rustic Stone/Adobe Wall Finish With Sconce Lighting

Ceiling Fans

ROOF TOP GARDEN–OUTDOOR DINING ROOM

Amazing Outdoor Entertainment Space

Twin Fountains w/Native Bamboo and Pools w/Night Lighting

Custom-Designed Garden Featuring a Gorgeous Native Tree

140 Year Old Railroad Tie Architectural Feature

120 Year Old Adobe Floor Tiles

Spacious Bench Seating Area

Relaxation Hammock

5-Burner BBQ w/Infrared Burner

14-Person Custom Outdoor Dining Table w/Variable Configuration

(square or rectangle) w/120 Year-Old Inlaid Tiles

14 Custom Chairs Specifically Designed For CdR w/Lumbar Support

ROOFTOP TERRACE

Spacious Private Jacuzzi/Spa/Lookout Deck

Huge U-Shaped Sitting Area Protected By Beautiful Wooden Pergola

Large Center Console Table Equipped with Convenient Outlets On All Sides

Lounge Chairs

Convenient Shower To Rinse Off From Jacuzzi

Towels For Your Convenience

Beverage Refrigerator

Bar Space and Sink

Exquisite Plant & Garden Features

KITCHEN

4-Chair Bar Seating Area

Stove

Oven

Samsung Refrigerator w/Filtered Water, Ice Maker

Dishwasher

Coffee Maker

Hi-End Blender for Smoothies, Margaritas

Dishes, Glasses, Cups, Mugs, Silverware And Much More

Washer & Dryer Ensemble

Iron & Ironing Board

MASTER BEDROOM SUITES #1, 2 & 3

Custom Designed Handmade Wood Beds

Custom Made Firm U.S. Queen Size Mattresses (5” or 13.2cm longer than Colombian mattresses)

Lights And Ceiling Fans Controlled From Bed

Convenient Center Reading Lamp on Bed Head Board

Ceiling Fans

Air Conditioner Units w/Remote Control & Digital Thermostat

In-Room Safe For Valuable Items

Hand-Crafted Wood & Leather Love Seats

Century Old Reclaimed Adobe Brick & Stone Walls

Additional Unique Architectural Elements In Each Room

Hand-Crafted Custom Furniture

Spacious Armoires

Wood-Inlaid “Carpets” On Both Sides of Beds For Extra Comfort

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE #4

A Spectacular Honeymoon Suite In The Sky -Featuring All Of The Above Plus:

Treehouse in the sky.

Separate wing and floor level from rest of Cielo.

Peer out at the morning birds as they sing and chirp from your large balcony.

A virtual tropical forest experience from your balcony as many birds of

unique and distinct features chirp away the morning.

Custom Upholstered Love Seat With Reading Lamp

Oversized Balcony With A Must-See View Of Medellin

Relaxation Hammock

Vintage Outdoor Breakfast Table w/Chairs

Full En-Suite Kitchen

48” Samsung High-Definition SMART Television w/Remote

Wood-inlaid “Carpets” On Both Sides Of Beds For Extra Comfort

BATHROOMS

8’ High Mounted Shower Head For Rainfall Feeling

River Stone Shower Floor For Soft Foot Massage Touch

Unique, Hand-Designed Stone Sink Faucets

Instant European Hot Water System

Five-Star Hotel Quality Towel Sets

Complimentary Liquid Hand Soap

More Details

Owner
John-Paul
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2018

About John-Paul

I am a multi-lingual world traveler and I decided to make Medellín my home because it is one of the friendliest, comfortable and overall highest quality cities I've ever experienced. Some of my passions include foreign languages, health and fitness, architecture and design, cooking, wine and international travel. I almost always choose travel destinations where the primary language is NOT English. I am fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian and English. I love meeting interesting people from other countries and look forward to sharing my beautiful one-of-a-kind Casa del Reloj with respectful, high-quality guests of all nationalities. When traveling, I want to be comfortable and want things to work. I've taken painstaking efforts to provide such a destination. My motto in life is simple: "Life is short and everything comes down to family, friends and memories. So enjoy it RESPECTFULLY and try to have as few regrets as possible when it's all said and done."

John-Paul purchased this apartment in 2014

Why John-Paul chose La Florida

High-quality, respectful guests looking for a high-quality, memorable experience will love Casa del Reloj and especially our gorgeous penthouse, Cielo. If you are looking not just for a comfortable place to stay but rather a memorable place to stay, you found the right place in Casa del Reloj. From the traditional building methods and materials to the extraordinary attention to detail and comfort, Casa del Reloj offers its guests a unique combination of class, style, comfort and convenience simply unavailable anywhere else in Medellín.

What makes this apartment unique

I picked this location to build Casa del Reloj based on Location, Location, Location! There really is no better location in all of Medellin. It cost much do build Casa del Reloj as compared to other buildings in the area due to quality and uniqueness of the colonial style architecture but we really felt that Medellin had a need for an upscale, high end, traditional style but luxury accommodation for shorter term visits. Customers have really loved the comfort and convenience and in our first few year we are getting a significant number of repeat clients. The consistent reason I hear is ¨this space is special and i really feel at home.¨

Amenities

La Florida Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Attached Private Bathroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Attached Private Bathroom, En-Suite Kitchen, Balcony
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Attached Private Bathroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Attached Private Bathroom And Balcony
  • All rooms include POWER OUTLETS by the beds and around the room for all your electronic gadgets. Reading light on each bed headrest. A safe in each room. Ceiling Fans, and all controllable from your bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading

Reviews

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CIELO -Luxury, WaterFalls, Jacuzzi, Penthouse Suite, 4000 sq Feet, 60 Mbps Wifi
average rating of 4.96875 based on 32 reviews
5

Wow! Increíble lugar! Mágicos detalles!

  • 5 of 5

Estuve hospedada en "Cielo" con mi novio y 3 parejas más por 4 noches. Visitamos la ciudad por turismo y tuvimos una maravillosa experiencia!

El apartamento es muy amplio, con un diseño rústico como ningún otro, con demasiados detalles que hacen que el espacio sea unico. Cada habitación tiene su propio baño, ventilador y aire acondicionado. A pesar de estar en un mismo apartamento, la privacidad entre una y otra habitación es increíble. Casi ni sientes que hay más personas en la casa. Pudimos dormir y descansar muy bien. Muy tranquilo.

Cielo tiene una cocina grande muy bien dotada e incluso un BBQ en el jardín que lo usamos un par de veces, pero cuando no queríamos cocinar saliamos a cenar en el sector. La ubicación ... Wow ... es fantástica!!! Hay infinidad de excelentes restaurantes para todos los gustos y todos los costos a sólo 2 o 3 minutos caminando.

Para destacar! ...

El jacuzzi en la terraza del apartamento! Genial!

La limpieza!  Impecable!

El Internet, muy rápido y sin inconvenientes.

El personal demasiado amable, siempre pendientes que estuviéramos bien, incluso nos ayudaron a seleccionar el Tour que queríamos hacer por la ciudad.

Nos hicieron sentir como en casa! Muy recomendado! Volveríamos una y mil veces! :)

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning hotel with everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent three nights at La Casa de Reloj in Medellin. And couldn't have had a better experience. The penthouse suite (cielo) and the suite (cascada) were clean and fitted out with all the modern conveniences including stylish ergonomic furniture. The hotel building itself, is beautiful, recently renovated and located in the heart of the lively Poblado neighborhood. It was close to many excellent bars, boutiques and restaurants while also remaining very quiet at nights. We couldn't hear a sound from the streets while sleeping in the very comfortable beds. The concierge was extremely attentive, offering us ground transportation and local tour reservations if needed. I had to do a little work during our stay, which was no problem due to the lightning fast internet connection. An added bonus was the personal guided tour of the area by the manager. All in all we had a fantastic time at Casa Reloj and one which I would recommend to anyone traveling in Medellin.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Damien, of the countless excellent reviews we have been blessed to receive from our happy guests, yours has to be one of the very best!! We greatly appreciate your taking the time to describe the many features and benefits you appreciate when staying at Casa del Reloj. It will surely help other visitors to Medellin make an informed decision when seeking the best accommodations in our beautiful city!! We hope to see you again soon! And please share in your FB!!"
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5

Absolutely stunning penthouse in the coolest area

  • 5 of 5

We couldn’t have asked for a better stay. We were adults and 3 kids staying in the Cielo penthouse. It’s design and layout is flawless. Wonderful jacuzzi on rooftop with the city all around you. Some of the best restaurants right outside your door! The staff were exceptionally helpful arranging everything. Beautiful & comfortable rooms. Truly loved on stay here! If visiting Medellin don’t hesitate to stay at this fab spot!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "Christie, of the countless excellent reviews we have been blessed to receive from our happy guests, yours has to be one of the very best!! We greatly appreciate your taking the time to describe the many features and benefits you appreciate when staying at Casa del Reloj. It will surely help other visitors to Medellin make an informed decision when seeking the best accommodations in our beautiful city!! We hope to see you again very soon!!!
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In the hear of Medellin's Night Life

  • 4 of 5

The location was on point. This would have to be the selling point to this property. In the mix of all the action. Shops, restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Safe area and easy access for friends to come and visit.

The house itself boasts plenty of room for you and your guests. Very open floor plan with an outside courtyard. Jacuzzi on top floor is isolated from the rooms which in my opinion is great.

There are a few details that can be improved, the mildew smell from time to time. The beds are more on the firm side rather than soft. Two living rooms with tv viewing is redundant, pool table, ping pong, or poker table would have been better suited for this large layout of the floor.

I would suggest that the parking space in front of the property be granted to the guest staying there on a first come first serve basis with a permit given by the property.

Since the courtyard is open and there are near by trees, mosquitoes are prevalent.

The Wifi should have a more solid signal, intermittent from time to time.

The Staff is very professional and very attentive to any and all our needs. Very helpful and caring. They are the reason I would return to stay again. No issues.

My only hope is that the owner reads these suggestions and takes them into consideration, otherwise over time the same complaints would possibly hurt the demand for this property.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Julio! Yes, we absolutely read every review. Thank you for taking the time to detail your concerns,m suggestions and ideas. As we grow and adjust our new Casa del Reloj, we will continue to make improvements and upgrades. In addition we are reviewing the matters you brought to our attention to fine tune each of your concerns to improve in those areas. Thank you so much for your visit and we hope to see you again in the near future.
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5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Great place, great location, great service

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Eric! You were a terrific guest and we hope to see you again in the future!
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MARAVILLOSO

  • 5 of 5

La casa del reloj es un lugar maravilloso, desde afuera hasta cada rincón, su diseño colonial, la comodidad de cada habitación, lo impecable que es , y la tranquilidad de la zona hace que sea la mejor elección para la estadía de cualquier persona, ademas la amabilidad del personal nos hace sentir muy cómodos y confortables.

Iluminación, aire fresco y una terraza que te permite disfrutar de una noche perfecta bajo el hermoso cielo de Medellín y en el espectacular balcón de la Casa del Reloj.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gracias Daniela por la hermosa evaluación. Valoramos que te hayas tomado el tiempo de compartir públicamente tu experiencia en Casa del Reloj. Regresa pronto !
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Enrique Olaya Herrera
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Metro
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Ocio
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90

IMPORTANT NOTE!! A CASH security deposit of $US 500 is due at time of CHECK-IN. The purpose of this deposit is to protect Casa del Reloj from damages or violation of house rules related to noise and/or smoking. In the absence of either damages or rules violation, 100% of the cash deposit will be refunded at time of check out or within maximum 7 days of check-out.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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