CONTEMPORARY MANSION IN MEDELLIN
by Jose Alzate
This Contemporary 4,900-square-foot mansion sits on a little more than a half-acre, with broad views of the surrounding mountains. The exterior facade is a combination of stucco and carob wood. A small pond surrounds the base of the house, near the entrance. A bridge of wooden steps leads to the front door. The large open living room immediately off the entrance has Spanish marble floors and two-story windows and outdoor deck. Previous tenant famous Colombian soccer star Juan Fernando Quintero. Article published on the house in New York Times
From the living room, glass doors open onto a teak deck. There is a separate TV room and office on the ground floor, as well as a space the current owner uses as a fitness room. The living room connects directly to the kitchen, which has an island counter for casual dining. All the appliances are Italian, including a steam oven and a range on the island. the balcony off the living room is for formal dining. A wood spiral staircase leads to the second floor, where there are three bedrooms and three bathrooms and the floors are made of carob wood.
The master bedroom has a dome-shaped roof with indirect lighting and two balconies. The bathroom features natural stone walls, a double shower, two sinks and a Jacuzzi; circular windows offer views of the city. There is also a large walk-in closet. A guest bathroom is on the ground floor, along with another bedroom and bathroom.
The backyard has a large lawn with banana, lemon and avocado trees. The
current owners tend a small garden with cilantro, carrots, onions and tea plants. There is a carport-style garage with room for two cars.
The house is about a five-minute drive to hiking and biking trails, as well as an off-road track for trucks, ATVs and dirt bikes. The stores, restaurants and nightlife of Poblado and Envigado are less than a 15-minute drive, and local buses connect to the center of Medellin. The house is about 30 minutes from the Medellin international airport.
Decks and balconies
Totally available to help guests get oriented in Medellín and help with travel and turist destinations
About 15 mins from Poblado night life area and 8 mins from Envigado night life area. The property is right on the edge of town so it has a rural feeling to it. Excellent location
Independent house. Vehicle with driver can be provided at request.
This home is located in an upscale residential neighborhood so it is important to keep in mind that neighbors are not keen to loud parties and cars coming and going in the middle of the night. Social Gatherings are ok as long as you are respectful of the neighborhood.
This property is totally legal for use with Airbnb and meets all legal requirements.
Entire home. We have a private storage space under the gym which is the only place which is off limits.
Interaction with guests
100% available. We would be happy to help and make recommendations of places to visit to make your stay better.