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Casa El Carretero

Getsemani CL. 9 # 10B-18 | Calle del Carretero, Cartagena, Colombia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bogota, Colombia
1 review
5 of 5 stars NEW

Very nice and friendly stuff in a incredibly nice renovated building. The breakfast was delicious and the pool was simply perfect for the sunny Cartagena days. Also, you can play your own music while swimming!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, very friendly staff. The pool is small but good enough to cool off after a hot Cartagena-day. As there are not many other guests, the pool and entire rooftop feel almost as private. Rooms very clean and comfortable. We booked the rooms for € 71 but we also saw it offered for € 161. That last amount is... More 

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Carlos E, Manager at Casa El Carretero, responded to this review

Hello Martijn, we appreciate your feedback. The difference in pricing depends on the type of room that you book. We have standard rooms and suites. Also, our rates include breakfast and WIFI. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place in getsemani! Friendly staff ( even though only spanish speaking but super Nice people), only 3 rooms wich gives you à feeling of à B&B. Only problems With THE prepayment. The boss, residing in the U.S., overcharged my VISA. Truth is he paid iT back but not a comfortable feeling! He charged me 3 months in advance More... More 

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Carlos E, Manager at Casa El Carretero, responded to this review

Hello, our policy clearly states that we charge in advance. Since we are a three bedroom hotel, we need to have exact clarity of who is arriving each day and we are clear about that. We hope to be able to host you in the future. The service that we had contracted to pick you up failed us and we... More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We stayed in a confortable room with tv a modern clean bathroom. The place was very clean and the services were outstanding: wifi, swimming pool, terrace, view. The breakfast was superb and succulent. The staff was professional 100%

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Carlos E, Manager at Casa El Carretero, responded to this review

We are happy that you enjoyed the facilities. We hope to host you in the future. More 

Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Perfect place to enjoy with family and a group of friends. Maria and Isolina are awesome and take excellent care of customers. I would love to go back! There are only three rooms. I stayed at the smallest one, but I would recommend to stay in one of the bigger rooms.

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We are happy that you enjoyed the facilities and the staff. We hope to be able to host you in the future. Cheers More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Me and my girlfriend stayed for 3 days in two different rooms, they were both fantastic and the services provided before and during the stay was outstanding! I would most certainly recommend the nice and small but luxurious hotel to all my friends and family going to Cartagena! It's a very private and romantic hotel worth all the money! Absolutely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Very nice hotel. Old class. Polite and service minded staff. Nice breakfast. Clean room. We staid for two nights. The only drawback was the payment: One day prior to arrival I received an email requesting me to send my credit card details by email. Naturally I rejected this as it is not recommended by the credit card companies (using non-secure... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here. It is in a great location in gethsemani round the corner from a lively square and perfect for exploring the city on foot. That does mean it can be a little noisy at the weekend. The staff were very friendly and made a great breakfast each day. There is a nice little roof terrace... More 

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roma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This is more a charming B&B than a real hotel. It is an colonial house with 3 rooms only. All is well furnished in old style. The room and the bathroom were large and comfortable and on the roof there is a nice relaxing area with a very small but refreshing pool. The local staff is very friendy despite they... More 

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Wilton Manors, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Wonderful boutique in Getsemani very central to everything. Casa is beautiful on the inside, very good for a Colombian experience (if traveling from abroad). I stayed here two nights and was happy with my choice. I know only basic spanish and had no trouble communicating while traveling alone, the staff speaks limited english. There are only three rooms, small staff... More 

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Address: Getsemani CL. 9 # 10B-18 | Calle del Carretero, Cartagena, Colombia
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Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
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#17 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena

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