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Hotel Bahia

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bocagrande Carrera 4 - Calle 4, Cartagena, Colombia
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Ranked #77 of 117 Hotels in Cartagena
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nomadicnic London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just stayed at this hotel for 3 nights as a chill out after 3 long jungle weeks. I was greeted with enthusiasm when I arrived, my room was lovely and just what I needed to relax. The pool area is spotless and the staff in the restaurant/ bar were fabulous. I ate at the hotel once and it was... More

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Cali, Colombia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

If you are travelling by car and want to visit the historic area this is the hotel for you! Good parking faciliites and only eight minutes from the historic centre by taxi. A very comfortable hotel in Bocagrande. Close to the beach, the main street and close to the historic centre (by taxi). Our room was very comfortable,ample, great bed,... More

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Santa Marta, null, Colombia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This place is well located at the end of Bocagrande, near the beach and the main avenue of shops and restaurants. It is a bit of a kick back to the 60's but I loved it, especially the multicoloured tiled floor. The pool is nice and big and you can use it until 8pm. The rooms are ok, the beds... More

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Barranquilla
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

For those seeking a quiet,relaxing,well located place with a great pool area and family ambience,Thalía Hotel Bahía is the place. A stone's throw from the beaches and restaurantes,a taxi will take you to the old city of Cartagena for 3.50. Dollars. Great service, friendly personnel. Decor and furmishings Art. Deco style,since the place opened in 1958....remodelled, excellent price, kids loved... More

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Bennekom, Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

The hotel is clean and the rooms are OK. The distance to the beach is a few minutes walk and the beach of Bocagrande is extensive. The distance to the old town is about 5 km, which can be covered with a public bus. The service was very good. Small but good swimming pool. Restaurants around the corner.

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New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

The only reason this is 3 star is the pool. The rooms had hair, mop strands and brown crud on the floor and the cleaning solution smells nasty. For $116 a night in a developing country I'd expect better. Breakfast was tasty and well cooked. Staff and cleaning people mostly eager to help. Bus tour of the city was a... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

I decided to go to Cartagena in a four days break. I went to this hotel where I had been about three times years ago. I prefer this hotel for three main reasons: 1. Its location; it is in Bocagrande, the tourists place in the city. The major hotels are there, as well as good restaurants, some cafés, supermarkets, and... More

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Miami, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013 via mobile

My second stay here was not as good as first. Very dated rooms. Beds very close to floor and not very comfortable. The A/C not very good and had to change rooms and the new room was only slightly better. Hot water was hard to adjust. Over all was not a bad place just not worth what they charge. Not... More

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Los Angeles
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63 reviews 63 reviews
56 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013 via mobile

This place is as bare bones as you get. We probably paid a premium because of timing when we booked and it was over New Year's. The front desk staff was really friendly. Check in was a breeze. Then we got to our room. Beds were low to the floor, bathroom was tiny. The place just had a feel of... More

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Sydney
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

I loved this hotel. 1958 high style in the lobby and public areas and what is great nothing has changed since. The rooms are again typical 50's which could do with a tidy up, but again the style was fantastic. Great staff and great facilities. Pool fantastic. In terms of price again slightly more expensive that the rooms dictated but... More

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Address: Bocagrande Carrera 4 - Calle 4, Cartagena, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Bahia 3*
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