Hotel El Portón de San Joaquín

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Calle 42 #68A - 32, Medellin, 50031, Colombia
4.5 out of 5 rating 206 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Hotel El Portón de San Joaquín in Medellin (Laureles), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Unicentro Shopping Center and Park of Lights. This hotel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Atanasio Giradot Stadium and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from San Antonio Park.


Make yourself at home in one of the 130 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and plasma televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include safes, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at the hotel's restaurant, Cayena, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary English breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. This hotel has 3 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Unicentro Shopping Center - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Parques del Río Medellín - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Atanasio Giradot Stadium - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Empresas Públicas de Medellín - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Pies Descalzos Park - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Plaza de La Libertad de Medellin - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Medellin Town Hall - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Plaza Mayor Covention Center - 2 km / 1.3 mi
Park of Lights - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Cisneros Square - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Cisneros Park - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Antioquia Government Office - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Universidad Nacional Sede Medellin - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Jose Gutierrez Gomez Medellin Metropolitan Theatre - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel El Portón de San Joaquín is Medellin (MDE-Jose Maria Cordova Intl.) - 37.4 km / 23.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 1pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • If you are traveling with a child your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents traveling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is traveling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is traveling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • The national sales tax (19%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: COP 40000.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free reception
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Terrace
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • -Proposal/romance packages available
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel