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BIO Habitat Completes New Suites, Bio Wellness Center and More in Colombia

by Ron Bernthal

Dec 25, 2023

© BIO Habitat


BIO Habitat Hotel, in the Department of Quinido, Colombia, recently completed new suites, a BIO Wellness Center and a tennis facility. This wellness hotel and spa sits on 40 acres of rain forest and mountains in Colombia’s Eje Cafetero, a UNESCO coffee cultural landscape in the Quinido region.

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© BIO Habitat

“We are thrilled to continue to bring BIO Habitat Hotel to the North American market,” said Juan David Jaramillo, general manager, BIO Habitat Hotel. “Just a three-hour flight from Miami, the hotel is ideal for a regenerative getaway. A few nights at the property leave guests feeling re-centered and wanting to come back to Colombia’s enchanting Eje Cafetero.”

BIO Habitat opened to the public in 2018 and is comprised of 28 habitats (rooms) in eight distinct categories, from suites with expansive mountain views, hot tubs and infinity pools, to Nidos, glass-enclosed spaces with suspended nets located deep in the forest. In late 2022, the hotel completed construction on its newest category, Habitats Selvarios grand master suites.


© BIO Habitat

Highlighting the property’s emphasis on wellness and wellbeing is its large Bô Wellness Center. This new, state-of-the-art facility features two pools, a wet and dry sauna, and a wellness bar offering natural refreshments and snacks. Guests are offered a selection of restorative treatments from Bô signature rituals, including a Cacao and Café ritual to Ayurvedic treatments using regional herbs.

The hotel’s all-day Basto Resto Bar serves many health-conscious dishes using organic ingredients grown on-site or sourced locally. The hotel’s grounds also include a new tennis court amidst the rain forest.


© BIO Habitat

Suite amenities include a large terrace, king bed, desk, air conditioning, premium linens, a pillow menu, and private bathroom with full view of the mountains and bright stars at night.


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