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Overview of Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia

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4.1 / 5Very Good
776 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking

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What's nearby

Popular LocationBocagrande Beach2 min walk
Popular LocationCastillo Grande Beach9 min walk
Popular LocationHospital Naval de Cartagena8 min drive
AirportCartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.)22 min drive

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  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Junior Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • 32 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Executive Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Superior Room, 2 Double Beds, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 36 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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About this area

Cartagena

Located on the beach, Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia is in Bocagrande neighbourhood and is connected to a shopping centre. Clock Tower and Plaza Santo Domingo are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Bocagrande Beach and Castillo Grande Beach. Travelling with kids? Consider Cartagena Fishing Club, or check out an event or a game at Jaime Moron Stadium. Looking to get your feet wet? Scuba diving, snorkelling and waterskiing adventures can be found near the property.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Bocagrande Beach - 2 min walk
  • Castillo Grande Beach - 9 min walk
  • Naval Museum Cartagena - 6 min drive
  • Caribbean Naval Museum - 6 min drive
  • Hospital Naval de Cartagena - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • CAFETERIA LOS CORALES – Ocean-view buffet restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.
  • RESTAURANTE EL ALCATRAZ – Serves lunch and dinner. Reservations required.
  • RESTAURANTE PLAZA REAL – Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • PIZZERIA ALMIRANTE – Ocean-view theme restaurant. Serves lunch and dinner on selected days.

About this property

Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia

Beach spa retreat, walking distance from Bocagrande Beach
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. All 258 rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and pillow menus, while conveniences include fridges and coffee makers. Complimentary wireless Internet access and 24-hour room service are standard, as are LCD TVs with satellite channels.
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia offers 258 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a rainfall showerhead, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.
This Cartagena hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Valet parking: COP 14996 per night
24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Free buffet breakfast available daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
3 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Aerobics classes
Arcade/game room
Billiards/pool table
Children's pool
Fitness centre
Full-service spa
Motorised watercraft
Outdoor pool
Pilates classes
Playground
Sauna
Shopping
Steam room
Yoga classes

Family friendly

Arcade/game room
Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Children's club (surcharge)
Children's pool
Dry-cleaning service
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Playground
Fridge

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Banquet hall
Lift
Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Hair salon
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service
Water sports equipment
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English
Spanish

Business services

24-hour business centre
10 meeting rooms
Conference centre (11022 square feet of space)

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Beachfront location
Garden
Outdoor entertainment area
Outdoor furniture
Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas
Terrace

Spa

Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Facials
Hydrotherapy
Manicures and pedicures
Massages
Massage/treatment rooms
Sauna
Thalassotherapy

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Braille signage
Handrails in hallways
Handrails in stairwells
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Sign language-capable staff
Visual alarms in hallways
Wheelchair-accessible business centre
Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
Wheelchair-accessible lounge
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
Wheelchair-accessible pool
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
Wheelchair-accessible van parking
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
Wheelchairs available on site

More

7 casino gaming tables
104 casino slot machines
Beach towels
Casino (5425 square feet of space)
Casino VIP room
Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Linens
Pillow menu
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hairdryer
Rainfall showerhead
Shampoo
Shower/bathtub combination
Soap
Toilet paper
Towels

Entertainment

42-inch LCD TV
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Minibar
Fridge

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Electrical adapters/chargers
Free local calls
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Laptop-compatible safe
Laptop-friendly workspace
Local maps
Phone
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and noon
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information
24-hour airport shuttle service is available
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding; children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast

Payment types at the property

American Express
Diners Club
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

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

  • The national sales tax (19%) may be charged at check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of the 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 non-taxable 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.

Optional extras

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: COP 80000 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Valet parking fee: COP 14996 per night
  • Early check-in fee: 50 per cent of room rate (subject to availability)

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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.
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitiser.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.
  • For traveller safety, social distancing measures are in place and staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.

We should mention

If you are travelling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents travelling 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 travelling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is travelling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

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Guest reviews

4.1
Very Good
5 - Excellent
317
4 - Good
276
3 - Okay
122
2 - Mediocre
39
1 - Poor
22
4.3
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.1
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

    2/5

    • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    BECAUSE THE BEDS DELIVERED WERE NOT OF THE QUALITY OFFERED. LITTLE KINDNESS AT THE RECEPTION ON ARRIVAL. CHARGED ARRIVAL TAX

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Check in and check out process is extremely slow. Everything is paper. Otherwise great price for a great hotel, and close to all the best restaurants!

    Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

      This room had a great view of the ocean, even tho it was partial, it was amazing. And only on the 15th floor. The king size bed was perfect too. a few of the plug ins didn’t work, but small setback for the rest of this wonderful room.

      Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2020