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Hotel Caribe

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Overview
Carrera 1 No. 2 - 87 Bocagrande, Cartagena 130010 Colombia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, and location convenient to the beach as well as Old Cartagena! I really enjoyed the cleanliness, welcoming environment by the hotel staff as well as their warm greetings. Furthermore, if you want to travel into the Old Town, it is very close by.

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1  Thank Stephanie G
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel CaribeResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your good comments, we will be glad to attend you again at the Hotel Caribe.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Needing an escape from Bogota for a long weekend, I returned to Cartegena. Only a 1 hour flight and a short cab ride out to Bocagrande (don't bother with airport shuttles -- a taxi is only 19,000 pesos) and the Hotel Caribe awaited. I was...More

1  Thank semiquavers
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel CaribeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear semiquavers, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. I am very sorry that your first nigth was compromised with the inconvenience mentioned. Fortunately our great staff managed the situation and offer you a "Lovely" room were you passed the...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

We had a day pass to this hotel and had a fantastic day. It cost us 135,000 cop each and that included a welcome drink and a buffet lunch and sun loungers. It was just what we needed for a relaxing day without any hawkers!...More

1  Thank sue n n
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel CaribeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear sue n n Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. It is always heartwarming to hear great comments of our Day Pass. We are glad you share with the TripAdvisor community the fantastic day you passed. As well as...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Loved all the greatness of a luxury hotel 70 years old. Still looks luxurious but as if you'd go back in time. A grand hotel, indeed. Breakfast buffet is very good so is the swimming pool which is of almost 50 meters long. The rooms...More

1  Thank lupitafe
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel CaribeResponded 9 October 2018

Dear Lupitafe, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. It is always heartwarming to hear that you enjoyed the ambiance and characteristics of the Caribe Hotel, a hotel with more than 70 years of traditions and history. In the same...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

The staff was amazing and wonderful. The grounds are well maintained. The rooms were clean, comfortable,and spacious. They have everything a guest would need in order not to leave the hotel. The food was descent. However, they have friends living on the grounds that make...More

1  Thank connellw2016
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel CaribeResponded 9 October 2018

Dear Connell W, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property.You highligth the amazing and wonderful staff as well as the maintenance. We really appreciate your comments regarding the rooms: clean, comfortable and spacious. Once more, thank you for your recommendation....More

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Description
Set outside the old city on the beaches of Bocagrande, Hotel Caribe, a certified ¨National Monument¨, was built in 1941 and still maintains its original five-story, 99-room Colonial structure. The resort has More since added two modern buildings making it the largest hotel in Cartagena.It has 363 rooms with ocean or hotel garden-views (16 of which are wheel-chair-friendly), 4 restaurants, 10 conference rooms, a mini-zoo, tennis courts, a semi-Olympic – sized pool as well as one for the kids. The Caribe Hotel offers a first class service with lot facilities. The Caribe Hotel with three buildings and 363 rooms is considered one of the most traditional Hotel in the city, with an area of 35,000 m2 of exotic tropical trees and gardens, 5,000 being devoted to ample beaches and 30,000 to Hotel facilities. The majestic structure of the Hotel Caribe, surrounded by palms and exotic gardens, rises from the heart of Bocagrande. The Hotel has 363 rooms with different lodging options to make your stay an unforgettable experience, additional offers the finest recreational and sports facilities. We provide our guest an incredible variety of gastronomical possibilities, from the most sophisticated international cuisine to exquisite typical dishes and snacks. Our Guest may select the Catalina Restaurant, Oh Caribe bungalow, Punta Icacos garden and the pool area with a scenario for folklore reviews and theme parties. In regard to congresses, seminars, and conventions the Caribe possesses a magnificent infrastructure that includes ten meeting rooms. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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On the Beach
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Business
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Romantic
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
On the Beach
,
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
363
Price range
USD 111 - USD 248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Caribe Hotel Cartagena
Location
Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
On the Beach
,
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
363
Price range
USD 111 - USD 248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Caribe Hotel Cartagena
Location
Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
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Room & Suite (446)
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Dining (72)
Family and Play Areas (70)
Amenities (67)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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Browniesaddicd
14 September 2018|
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Response from Hugo P | Reviewed this property |
Weather is super hot, hazy, and humid all year long.
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305YOLO
21 August 2018|
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Response from Dpto_RRPublicas | Property representative |
Dear 305YOLO, for sure we have hair dryers in the room.Let us know if you have further inquiries.
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25 July 2018|
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Response from Stacy717 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there breakfast started at 6 am. The rooms have hairdryers and there is an ATM machine inside the hotel lobby which worked great for us. We booked tours on line with a couple of different companies and they... More
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"Ask for a room in the new wing to reduce chances of old plumbing problems."
semiquavers
4 weeks ago
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"Request Ocenfront view"
HugoP596
29 Aug. 2018
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"only accept a room in the original building"
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24 Jul. 2018
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"Suites could use modernizing, but they are large and sunny."
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30 May 2018
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