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Cartagena, Colombia

These fine hotel selections range from luxurious former convents to more moderate variations.


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WHERE TO STAY — CARTAGENA HOTELS
Cartagena Hotels

LUXURY

Casa Quero

Casa Quero
Calle Quero No. 9-53, San Diego
57 5 664 44 93
hotelcasaquero.com
Casa Quero is a striking mix of Spanish colonial charm and the latest amenities found at home. This unique bed and breakfast purposefully evokes a relaxing home atmosphere with a large living room, a kitchen where guests can prepare their own meals, and a laundry facility.

Hotel Almirante Cartagena Estelar

Hotel Almirante Cartagena Estelar
Avenida San Martin Calle 6 Bocagrande
57 5 660 45 4
www.hotelesestelar.com
Situated just five minutes from the Walled City and ten minutes from the airport, in Bocagrande, Cartagena's tourist and commercial area, the hotel boasts stunning views of Cartagena's bay.

Hotel Bovedas de Santa Clara

Hotel Bovedas de Santa Clara
Calle del Torno San Diego
57 5 664 60 70
www.bovedasdesantaclara.com
The location of this small, elegant hotel on the Caribbean Sea is ideal, within the old town but with views of the ocean. The eighteen rooms and suites are as intimate and quiet as can be. You can even indulge in a Turkish bath.

Hotel Charleston Cartagena

Hotel Charleston Cartagena
Centro plaza de Santa Teresa
Cra 3ª # 31-23
57 5 664 9494
www.hotelescharleston.com
Perched on the edge of the Caribbean Sea sits the luxury Charleston Cartagena-Cloister Santa Teresa hotel. This restored 17th-century convent comes complete with high ceilings and hand painted woodwork. All 90 guest rooms face either the ocean or the antique colonial walled city of Cartagena.

La Passion Hotel

La Passion Hotel
Calle Estanco del Tabaco 35-81
Centro Historico
57 5 664 60 70
www.lapassionhotel.com
Thierry, the owner who was first charmed by this property, decided to live on the premises and share his happiness with his guests. He has tastefully converted this old colonial structure into a luxurious boutique hotel with five suites and three standard rooms.

Sofitel Santa Clara

Sofitel Santa Clara
Calle Del Torno 39-29
Barrio San Diego
57 5 650 4700
www.hotelsantaclara.com
The Sofitel Santa Clara is a luxury hotel located in the heart of Cartagena. Situated in what was once a convent, the hotel offers sumptuous accommodations, exquisite dining (including a pastry shop, lounge, café and gourmet restaurant), and elite conference facilities.

MODERATE

Hotel Caribe

Hotel Caribe
Carrera 1 A, N° 2-87 Bocagrande
57 5 665 0155
www.hotelcaribe.com
Although Hotel Caribe is a large compound comprising 370 rooms and suites, it does have a certain charm around its flowery garden, pool and its own private beach.

Hotel Monterrey
Carrera 8 B, N° 25-103 Getsemani
57 5 664 8560
This comfortable hotel housed in a turn-of-the-century building is located close to the Convention Center and just a few steps away from the old town. All 30 rooms are clean and the house is well kept up.

Hotel San Pedro de Majagua

Hotel San Pedro de Majagua
Isla Grande, Islas del Rosario
57 1 622 82 46
www.hotelmajagua.com

Veiled in dense tropical underbrush and rubber trees, this hotel offers seventeen rooms for guests looking for privacy and the opportunity to explore nature. The on-site scuba diving center prepares visitors for underwater adventures.


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