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Casa Marta Cartagena

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Calle San Antonio # 25-165 | Getsemani, Cartagena, Colombia
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Ranked #3 of 106 Cartagena B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The service at this hotel was honestly amazing. Marta and her family make the hotel seem like home and was always able to make us smile. She was always so nice. We were able to have great conversations with her, she helped us learn our way around the city, recommended the things we should do and see, got us an... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This was the best experience I have had staying at a hotel in Cartagena. The warm feeling that Marta brings is like no other and the service was that of the highest star hotels. However, the best part of staying here was getting to meet Mrs. Marta. She was not only a phenomenal host but also became a great friend... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I stayed in Casa Marta for 6 days.It was a experience i wil never forget.I was afraid to go alone to Colombia, but at the Marta's House i felt like my house. When i came, i was very hungry, so Miguel went with me a good restaurant next to the house. I felt very security and confortable.The location is great.There... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Location was fantastic. Air conditioning was a blessing. Marta went out of her way to help us with some stomach issues we experienced by accompanying us to the drugstore and giving us a personalized tour along the way. Definitely recommend.

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Huntington, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here and were well taken care of by Marta, Anna, Miguel and "Joe." We were looking for a comfortable place to stay and an introduction to the people of Columbia - we found both at Casa Marta. And ps - we loved Getsemani, too.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

It is true indeed: Marta's house is your house. Marta, Ana (niece), Miguel and Fully will do their utmost to make you feel at home. We stayed in both rooms (one even has a walk-in closet!), and had an excellent stay. The beds are big and comfy, the shower is just like home, excellent internet acces (able to watch streaming... More

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Eugene, Oregon
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

12 minute walk into the old city. On a dreary seeming street across from a police station. Small plaza 100 feet away looked bleak when we arrived but turned into a delightful area at 5:00 when the closed buildings turned into restaurants with outside dining and the plaza filled with kids, locals and backpacker types (lots of hostels in the... More

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Teaneck, New Jersey
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6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Everything we read about Casa Marta was true. Marta and her niece are lovely. We felt immeditately at home.....greeted with cold, delicious ice tea, They helped us with everything we needed from restaurants, tours, grocery stores, taxis, etc. They were super sweet to my children and gave them bracelets to remember Casa Marta. Someone was always at the house in... More

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68 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

This place is ideal if you're travelling alone, have a basic knowledge of Spanish and want to immerse yourself in Colombian culture. Remember that this is not your traditional hotel operation: it is a private home with two rooms that are rented out to travellers. That being said, Marta and her staff (Miguel, José and Anita) are all lovely and... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Casa Marta lived up to its reputation when we stayed for 5 days December 2013. The location was fantastic and despite our plans to go elsewhere we spent most evenings sitting in the square entertained by the friendly locals, eating good food, and watching the world go by.aThe rooms were comfortable , food and coffee always available and Marta and... More

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Address: Calle San Antonio # 25-165 | Getsemani, Cartagena, Colombia
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Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa Marta Cartagena 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Casa Marta is a colonial guesthouse situated in the city's historic district of Getsemani. The house has been carefully renovated to modern standards and has two bedrooms with a maximum capacity of 4 to 5 people each. Each bedroom has air conditioner, fan, fridge, Satellite TV, and a private bathroom. Internet service and breakfast are included free of charge. A nice plunge pool is also available to all guests. ... more   less 
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