We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 109 Cartagena B&Bs / inns

Hotel Boutique las Carretas

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Calle de Las Carretas | Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Hotel Boutique las Carretas to your Saves list
Hotel Boutique las Carretas
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
91%
Ranked #5 of 109 Cartagena B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
winehouse26 Miami Beach, Florida
Write a Review

72 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    40
    26
    2
    3
    1
See reviews for
8
40
3
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (13)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Miami Beach, Florida
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent breakfast, nice staff - thank you to Karen & Diana. Great location. To the person who wrote 'you enter thru a dirty old door', maybe have a look at the door and see its history and beauty, its not a glass revolving Las Vegas style door, and its located on one of the main though fares where the horse... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We went for my son's wedding and family and friends rented 9 rooms and spent 7 days at Las Carretas. We could not have stayed at a nicer hotel. The staff were wonderful---in short order we were treated like family. The staff went out or their way to make our stay and our time in Cartagena an experience to be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Guatemala City, Guatemala
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

My boyfriend and I had a wonderful experience at this hotel. It is a small hotel but offers great service and staff. The staff were very friendly, gave suggestions for places to eat and were welcoming. The location couldn't get any better. It's in the middle of the center and close to everything. I highly recommend this hotel!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I found this hotel through an online search while looking for an affordable hotel in the old city for a block of 10 rooms during my wedding week- not an easy task when you are also looking for location, high quality and service!! I contacted the hotel directly and for 4 months went back and forth with them while deciding... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I got my parents a trip to Cartagena de Indias for their 60th birthday. I booked this hotel online and told the manager that it was a present for my parents. She asked the date of their birthday so she could prepare a surprise for them. When they arrived, there was a cake and birthday decoration in their room. They... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 3 nights during a week-long stay in Colombia. This hotel is absolutely adorable, and a great deal considering you get a free breakfast, a beautiful courtyard and great rooftop deck/pool. The staff was lovely, and very helpful (even considering my broken spanglish). They helped us book a reservation with a guide to the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rehoboth Beach, DE
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

First, forget the person that wrote the review below... I was here during the same time and I am still here. The absolute only thing that this person got right is that there was a young child here, and did cry at breakfast. But not long at all, and the staff quickly came and occupied the child so everyone else... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We stayed here as part of a holiday to Colombia organised by a UK tour operator. having read the trip advisor reviews that hotel les carretas was a "boutique, family run hotel full of charm" I felt reassured it wouldn't be a disaster. Sadly this was the case. The hotel is on a dark passage near the beginning of the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Calgary
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We chose this location for proximity to the convention centre and within the walls of the old city. The choice was perfect - friendly staff, clean, comfortable and quiet. A five minute walk to the Convention centre and felt very safe at any time of the day or night. My wife took a tour of the city on her own... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Viera, Florida, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We recently stayed at the Boutique las Carretas and we had a fantastic time. Adriana and Yarlenis are fantastic. They took care of everything we needed. They were very kind and professional. This hotel is so clean, you could lick off the floor. They have WiFi in the hotel, its pretty good, depends on your location though so sometimes you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Hotel Boutique las Carretas, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Boutique las Carretas? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel Boutique las Carretas

Address: Calle de Las Carretas | Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Boutique las Carretas 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, Expedia, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Tingo, Odigeo and Venere so you can book your Hotel Boutique las Carretas reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

26 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (27)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (15)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Cartagena with
any amenities