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Smart Suites Royal

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle 80 No. 51 B-25, Barranquilla, Colombia
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Ranked #3 of 43 hotels in Barranquilla
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Pros: great neighborhood, nice staff, modern and clean rooms, soft bed, firm pillows, nice small bar, fast internet, automatic blackout curtains, rooftop pool. Cons: no power plugs for desk, lobby is hot, black out curtains not dark enough, single rain shower head (not flexible), no washcloths.

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First off all we want to thank you for your comments, for us it’s really important to have a feedback. We truly hope that your stay was pleasant and that our accommodations and services were acceptable to you since you are the reason for this Teamwork to exist. We hope to have you back soon to this your... More

Quito, Ecuador
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cozy and functional hotel and nice and efficient staff. I need not look for any other hotel the next time I go to Barranquilla. My only recommendation to make it even better would be to have cleaner windows in the room (on the outside), although I know this can be tough at a hotel close to the sea, with... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, in behalf of all the SmartSuites Royal Family we want to thank you for taking the time to share your opinion and experience to us. Also, for choosing us as your best option for your accommodation at Barranquilla. We would like you to know that we are always willing to offer an excellent service as... More

Bogota, Colombia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Certainly not a 5 star hotel! We booked a suite for three nights and chose to stay at the Smart Suites because of its location and because of the new look it had so we thought it would be worth the extra money (about 130 $ per night) On arrival we were taken to our suite on the second room;... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director General at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First off all we want to thank you for your comments, for us it’s really important to have a feedback so we can improve our service with your recommendations. We also want to apologize about the Wi-Fi problems, we are working on it in that floor, unfortunately we were full that night and we only have 1 room... More

Coral Springs
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Third stay at this hotel. Front desk staff all spoke English, though restaurant and bar staff had limited non-Spanish skills. All were friendly & helpful. Room was very clean and comfortable. As others say, close to many good restaurants. Felt safe when walking in area. Breakfast was great - try the fresh fruit juices they change daily, as these were... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking a few minutes to express your opinion about us. For the SmartSuites Royal family is a pleasure to know that you had an excellent experience in our hotel. We always try to give our best and it seems to be working. We also want you to know that we will assist you with whatever you... More

Dallas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Extremely friendly/helpful staff. In a good part of Barra with lots of good restaurants within a block, down Carrerra 51-B. This chain offers two free drinks at their bar during happy hour. Had a business center. Big place. Room very quiet. Only complaint about the room was that it overlooked the inside of another building. But whatever. I'm sure they... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments. We would like to thank you for considering us an excellent hotel in Barranquilla. For us is very important to know that we are doing a good job. We hope you can come back to this your home at Barranquilla. Sincerely, Cindy Escorcia Rocha Front Desk Manager More

Medellin, Colombia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The hotel is located in front of McDonald's for fast food eaters. If you want to eat at a better restaurant, try walking down the 51b street to Calle 82 and Calle 84, it is safe to do it. There you will also find Farmatodo, a nice 24/7 drugstore to buy groceries and snacks. The hotel is modern and has... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking a few minutes to express your opinion about us. For the SmartSuites Royal family is a pleasure to know that you had an excellent experience in our hotel. We always try to give our best and it seems to be working. We also want you to know that we will assist you with whatever you... More

New Orleans, Louisiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

It is the second time for me to stay this hotel. I really enjoyed staying this hotel. Surrounding was nice and safe. McDonald was just next door, too. There are a lot of good restaurants around this hotels. Free happy hour was great too. I wish they could have Sunday as well. I will stay there again next time. People... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for taking a few minutes to express your opinion about us. For the SmartSuites Royal family is a pleasure to know that you had an excellent experience in our hotel. We always try to give our best and it seems to be working. We also want you to know that we will assist you with whatever you... More

Fort Worth, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This was my second stay at this property, during both trips I experienced consistent cleanliness and courtesy. My suite with a living area (worthwhile upgrade) was comfortable and the AC works great (I've found this is not always the case in Colombia). The gym had received some new equipment and the restaurant had been repainted and the ceilings cleaned so... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Miss Aldridge, First of all, in behalf of all the SmartSuites Royal Family we want to thank you for taking the time to share your opinion and experience to us. Also, for choosing us as your best option for your accommodation at Barranquilla. We would like you to know that we are always willing to offer an excellent service... More

Bogota, Colombia
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Very nice, modern and comfortable rooms with a great look. Perfect choice for a business trip. Breakfast is great, they even have a waffle maker for you. The roof terrace has a lovely view, even though is very small and there is practically no pool, just a big hot tub. Staff is very friendly.

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First off all we want to thank you for your comments, for us it’s really important to have a feedback. We truly hope that your stay was pleasant and that our accommodations and services were acceptable to you since you are the reason for this Teamwork to exist. We hope to have you back soon to this your... More

Gold Coast
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed during Carnaval 2014 for one night and really enjoyed our stay. The room was excellent and the bed was very comfortable. We arrived before check in time and the staff were very helpful about storing our baggage while our room was prepared. They even let us check in early. WiFi works well in the rooms. Breakfast was included... More

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SmartSuitesRoyal, Director de Recepción at Smart Suites Royal, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, in behalf of all the SmartSuites Royal Family we want to thank you for taking the time to share your opinion and experience to us. Also, for choosing us as your best option for your accommodation at Barranquilla. We would like you to know that we are always willing to offer an excellent service as... More

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Address: Calle 80 No. 51 B-25, Barranquilla, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Atlantico Department > Barranquilla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Smart Suites Royal 4*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Barranquilla #3 Business Hotel in Barranquilla
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Smart Suites Royal Hotel is the best located hotel in Barranquilla, at the exclusive Alto Prado neighbor. It is located in front of Mc Donald’s of the 80th street and its proximity to the best restaurants, bars, malls and well-known private hospitals of the city make it a wonderful place to stay for business or pleasure. This modern hotel has a terrace with a great view of the city, and swimming pool, Jacuzzi, gym, massage and game room. It counts with the best technology on its 4 kind of rooms, 3 meeting rooms and 3 event rooms. Its Bocas de Ceniza restaurant and the Puerto Colombia bar have a nice and Caribbean environment to enjoy. ... more   less 
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