Lifeafar, a real estate investment and hospitality firm catering to global investors and discerning travelers, announces the opening of its newest address in Medellín, Colombia.
Laureles Suites is a premium “apartment-hotel,” offering uniquely furnished and designed apartments nestled in the residential heart of the Laureles neighborhood, with a second building expected to follow later this summer. The property is located west of downtown Medellín, close to the popular ‘Boulevard de la 70,’ which boasts a variety of shopping destinations by day and lively nightlife after dark.
With the addition of its latest property, Lifeafar now offers more than 200 custom-designed apartments in Colombia’s four most vibrant cities including Medellín, Cali, Cartagena, and the nation’s capital, Bogotá. Between the Laureles Suites opening and The Wall Street Journal dubbing Medellín a destination to watch and rising star of tourism, there’s no better time to visit the City of Eternal Spring.
An Immersive Local Experience in Colombia’s City of Eternal Spring
Nestled in the heart of a quiet residential neighborhood with walkable streets, Laureles Suites offers an atmosphere that blends authentic Colombian culture with upscale touches that cater to a contemporary international clientele. The neighborhood provides affordability, a high-quality of life, and everything a traveler might need just a few steps away. Highlights include easy access to marquee restaurants, expansive malls brimming with popular brands, a nearby metro station, as well as local shops purveying exotic fruits and vegetables.
The neighborhood is also home to two major parks, offering travelers a slice of nature within the bustling city. Primer Parque de Laureles is a peaceful and pet-friendly outdoor space that provides bike rentals, as well as proximity to trendy restaurants and digital cafés. In addition, while Segundo Parque de Laureles is a family-friendly sphere of greenery lined with some of the best restaurants in the area.
Laureles Suites reside in the two-story Casa Esquina offering 1-bedroom apartments ranging in size from 466 sq. ft. to 1,189 sq. ft. with space for two to six adults. Additional units are expected to be added in the coming weeks with the completion two-story Casa Patio, which will include one 1-bedroom, two 2-bedroom, and one 3-bedroom apartment. Each unit features vibrant design and is thoughtfully outfitted with queen-size bedding, best-in-class linens, wall-mounted large-screen TVs, superb flooring and comfortable furnishings. Additional conveniences and amenities include USB power outlets, a fully equipped kitchen with a stovetop, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, refrigerator, high-quality glasses and cutlery, high-speed WiFi, air-conditioning, and spacious bathrooms. Select units feature workstations, Jacuzzis, patios, and balconies to elevate any stay in Medellín. Laureles Suites also offers guests peace of mind with secure access, as well as an in-house guest-relations team and housekeeping personnel.