Welcome To Medellin
Bienvenido! Welcome to the InterContinental Medellin - 'the City of Eternal Spring.' We are here to receive you with warm hospitality, to offer you the best service, and to attend your every need. My concierge team and I are delighted to have you as our guests.
AN OASIS IN THE ETERNAL SPRING CITY The InterContinental Medellin overlooks the entire city from its lush location in "El Poblado". Medellin is known as the city of "Eternal Spring" because of its location in a valley surrounded by mountains, but our best features are "Los Paisas", its warm and friendly people. Our hotel features a variety of restaurants, wish gardens, a spa and swimming pool.
Orquideorama Jose Jeronimo Triana This imposing site catches the eye for its aweinspiring architecture and desing inspired in organic forms. Ten steel tree flower structures with a pine overlay strech over this 53,819 squere foot open space. Colombias national flower, the orchid, find this, the Jose Jeronimo Triana orquideorama, a spece of priviledge to be admired in all its splendor. The orquideorama, the focusing point of the Joaquin Antonio Uribe botanical gardens, has received importants awards, such as the lapiz de Acero and Lapiz de Acero Azul 2007. It was ine of the four colombian projects receiving awards as the best architectual work at the VI Architectural and Urban Desing Biennal Show in Lisbon, Portugal. The venue is also used for cultural, artistic and social events.
Parque de los Deseos A 133.000 square foot plus interactive space houses surprising recreational attractions showing you how phenomena that occur in our universe, beyond Earths atmosphere, impact your public utilities, such as your drinking water, your electric power, and telecommunications. Some of this phenomena are presented in: the heliostat, a replica of Muisca observatory, the world of winds, a celestial sphere, distant voices, a sundial, eclipses and sun time in Medellin. A varied. Schedule of free events can be enjoyed at the parque from tuesday through sunday, including movies in an open air theatre, aerobics, theme and childrens workshops, talks about public utlities and stronomy, as well as instrumental and other genre video concerts. The parque, financed by the medellin public utilities foundation, is easily accesible from the university metro station.
The Street of Fine Dinning This well know area of the city, located in Poblado neighborhood, centers its attractions on its restaurants, discotheques, and bars, all with intense non-stop day and night activity. The innovate desings of the storefronts, in themselves, is an attraction. The easy access to Calle 10 and Lleras square from any corner of the city has made this a vital point of reference in Medellin.
Metro or Bus
Metro - Transportation system open from 5:30am to 10:30 pm. Bus Service from 6:00 am to 8:30pm
DID YOU KNOW ?
The list of traditional tourist attractions like The Planetarium, the Botanical Garden, the Metropolitana Cathedral, the Museum of Antioquia, the Explora Park, and the Parque Norte Amusement Park already crowding the visitor’s agenda we must add many other must-see places like cable cars, nursery schools, the Parks and Library, and the Linear Parks, among others Many are the reasons that make Medellin a top quality tourist destination. Being the city of eternal spring is, in its own right, reason enough. Its topography a valley surrounded by mountains together with its spring like weather an the paisas, its characteristically warm and friendly inhabitants are two other reasons. Being a great cultural center and hometown to many worls renowned artist like Fernando Botero, whose sculptures grace many squares around the city, are two other good reasons. .
WHAT TO PACK
dress light, shorts, hat, sun protector and bottle of water
All documents and valuables can be safeguarded in safety deposit boxes located in each room. Carry only the necesary, extra money wont be necessary, maintain change for money. All plans in order to visit places make them through your hotel, travel agency. Keep your eyes on your perosnal belongings when visiting public places
- Calle 16 #28-51 Variante Las Palmas
- Medellin , C007-06
- Front Desk +57-4-3194450 +1106
Distance 30 KM / 18.64 MI WEST to Hotel
Taxi Charge (one way): $35.00 (USD)
Time by taxi: 45 Mins.
Train Charge (one way): $0.00 (USD)
Ferry Charge (one way): $0.00 (USD)
Just 30 minutes away from the International Airport Jose Maria Cordoba, the cab fee is 35US dollars aprox or 70.000 mil Colombian Peso aprox. Cab and Bus Service not related by any means with the hotel.
- Parking Available/260 Spaces
- Free car parking available at no charge for guests and visitors. Four (4) parking spaces for disabilities. Marked with international symbol of accessibility
- Controlled Access Gates to Parking
- Parking Area Equipped with Lights
Cab Service at the airport available. Cost 35USD aprox . The Cab service is not related by any means with the Hotel