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Hotel Caribe

4.0 of 5 Carrera 1 No. 2 - 87 | Bocagrande, Cartagena 1330, Colombia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful hotel. The lobby is grand and the staff welcoming, there is a feeling of another age of elegant living. The grounds are fabulous, with luscious tropical walkways and hidden bars and quiet areas to relax. There is a tiny chapel, and strangely this just fitted in perfectly with the overall ambiance of the hotel. The hotel... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments we are pleased that you had a pleasant stay with us enjoying our facilities and the warmth of our service. We have a strict continuous maintenance program that ensures good facilities and avoid any inconvenience to our guests however we will review what happened in your room. Concerning the swiming pool noise it could had... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colonial charm, beautifully maintained landscaping in the inner courtyards, direct access to Bocagrande, old section and newer section, good for business meetings and smaller conventions, wild toucans getting drunk on swimmers' drinks by the pool. Ask for an upper room in the new section. They were replacing all the mattresses in the place the two days we were there, but... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments to eachother is a real glad you have enjoyed our facilities and the warmth of our service , the latter which has characterized us for years. Indeed the Hotel offers a wonderful green area, with an exuberant nature surrounded by animals that live with the guests, and in the middle of all this wonderful semi-Olympic... More 

Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am hoping to write a fair review. Traveled enough to be accurate in may rating i think Hotel Caribe is beautiful, no doubt: Old colonial hotel with gorgeous lobby, nice pool, sloths and toucans roaming the grounds. Unfortunately, it is old. We booked a sea view room in the colonial tower, but when checked it, the room we were... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and feedback, immediately check to see what happened to her room, really have three buildings with different types of rooms in each, all have different rooms give a panoramic oceanfront other our inner gardens and other to laguito , Although we always try to assign the ocean view often our high occupancy no no permits... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I booked into hotel caribe for a week of relaxation and it was just that. The bustling hotel is busy with its multiple restaurants and its three (?) separate buildings. The photos don't seem to show how many structures are actually on the property so we were a little taken aback when we were walked through the... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment we like you've been enjoying a peaceful environment in several areas of the Hotel. Three buildings make up the property each with different types of rooms that feature large advantage over hotels like ours because the guest can choose the type of room that resonates with their age and personality .. This year we changed our... More 

London, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed from Feb. 4 to 11. The elegant, old fashioned Caribe offers a quiet, nature-oriented environment, as well as ample space for conventions (not much used when we were there). The clientele is polite and very well-dressed. This hotel seems way the best of the 3 Cartagena options now offered by Sunwing Canada. Aside from the shallow childrens' pool, it... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments , especially for its positive rate for our staff , we are pleased that you had a pleasant stay with us difrutando of facilities and the warmth of our service. Our facilities surrounded by trees and different environments provide a perfect place to relax, close to the old town and the airport makes it a... More 

Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel. Building, services, food, swimming pool, people, ...everything was just gorgeous. Best location: on the beach, but close to old town. Taxi is just $ 3. Oh, and the good WiFi Convenient for older people and couples with small kids. Not too many young people. I will definitely come back.

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment is pleasing for us may have had a good stay with us enjoying the facilities and the warmth of our service. Even though we were the first hotel we continue renewing Cratagena permanently adapting to new standares in hotel industry. We hope to return soon to Cartagena and join us for an upcoming opportunity for family... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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207 reviews 207 reviews
39 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel Caribe grounds are beautiful. It is a large compound with several buildings. We started our stay with a long wait in the lobby. We waited about 15 minutes on line to check in. Once we started check-in, the clerks are slow & the process even slower. It took over 30 minutes to check in. The lobby is quite... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment , we understand that all suggestions or recommendations help us correct and improve the experience of our guests in the hotel. We regret and offer our sincere apologies for any inconvenience you have had throughout your stay , constantly working with our staff in continuous improvement programs to motivate attitude , shorten waiting times and improve... More 

Ardsley, New York
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167 reviews 167 reviews
33 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed at this property. Our room, though in the older section was fine. The grounds are jungle like and one can see caged Monkeys and Parrots in the back of the property. The pool is very large, deep and quite pleasant. WE had some problems with getting on WiFi which was resolved once we alerted the front desk.... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment , we like you've been enjoying our insrtalaciones and the warmth of our service , the latter which we always characterized and which are constantly working to ensure a pleasant stay for all our guests. Our extensive parkland with mature trees where animals roam freely mingling with guests is one of our greatest strengths as well... More 

Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

One would think that a resort in the heart of Cartagena would be full of ambiance. This is why we booked this trip. The hotel is divided in two sections. The new buildings and the old hotel. After seeing the old rooms, we asked to be moved to a new room. We had to pay extra but it was worth... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment thank each of your comments and we regret that we had not been commensurate with expectations .When we would like to make several comments: you do not always find the pool area as unoccupied our average occupancy permits for most of the year our areas are completely filled but no dates as surely was where you... More 

Port Townsend, Washington
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220 reviews 220 reviews
45 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Of course the best rooms are water view rooms. The in was as usual crazy. Groups are in total chaaos. Colombia needs to speed up this process for tour groups. It is nuts. The hotel has a lovely location and grounds. The rooms are nice. Ours however had the view of a tree and huge lights shined into the window.... More 

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Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment. Indeed the Hotel has rooms with sea view and also overlooking spacious, cozy and different in each of its three buildings interior gardens. As discussed in the note and the large influx of people Cartagena season is characterized by its large tourist groups or individual movement flock to this paradise in the Caribbean, Our enviable location... More 

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Address: Carrera 1 No. 2 - 87 | Bocagrande, Cartagena 1330, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Caribe 4*
Number of rooms: 363
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Also Known As:
Caribe Hotel Cartagena
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
#14 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#21 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#22 Luxury Hotel in Cartagena
#31 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena

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