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Casa Castel

Av. De La Asamblea Calle 25A #21A 72 | Manga, Cartagena, Colombia
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Ranked #37 of 127 Cartagena B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for a couple of days and was great, i recommend it for short stays, service is not the best but is fine enough. Swimming pool is really nice! Rooms are big and comfortable, so as the bathrooms. The rooftop is great and the food is delicious

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Brit in Ankara
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

We knew the place would be nice, as a result of tripadvisor reviews, but this place is great. Quirky yet stylish decoration, excellent breakfasts, very welcoming hosts and a great pool to cool off in-what more do you need. Set a short distance from the old city and as a result more peaceful this hotel is one we will definitely... More 

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Girona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Although the Castel is located away from the Walled City and Bocagrande, it is a welcoming B&B with a nice swiming pool to relax, a welcoming staff and tasteful decoration. The staff are really helpful and will try to cater for all your needs. Only WiFi was out of order the two times I was there. And, although I had... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Alexandra and Peter were very kind and helpful hosts. When our plane was five hours late they came to collect us late at night for which we were very grateful. They also gave us good advice as to places to visit and to eat. Valentina their daughter was also exceptionally helpful. The hotel is in a quiet location in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013 via mobile

Having got off a sailboat with my motorcycle from Panama to Colombia...not having any clue of which hotel I,was going to stay at...I looked for lodgings on my GPS. This hotel came up. I arrived tired and dirty. Peter the owner, was absolutely friendly and helpful. I got a room and then I said I need to wash the salt... More 

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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I stayed here for 4 nights in September, and I loved it. I was upgraded to a lovely room with a king size bed and a huge bathroom. Alexandra and Peter were lovely, very helpful, and were happy to direct me to places to eat, and whatever else I asked them. The lady that does the beautiful breakfast and cleans... More 

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2011

I read the reviews on this hotel before booking it and it had been highly rated for good reason. I am a female and was traveling alone and I felt so comfortable here. The owners and staff are warm, professional, and helpful. They gave me many tips for how to negotiate the city, for example what to pay taxi drivers.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2011

Hotel Castel was a home away from home. The owners Alexandra and Peter are so gracious and giving of their time. Breakfast every morning was typical american, it was nice to have coffee and juice after a long night of drinking anejo rum. The pool was a must every morning before the walk into the centro historico, which only takes... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2011

My husband and I stayed at Casa Castel for 3 nights in December. The owners Peter and Alex were very welcoming and hospitable. The property is newly renovated, very clean, and tastefully decorated. Common areas are comfortable and relaxing. The B&B is located in Manga, which is more local and not very touristy. That being said, you have to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2010

This boutique hotel is owned and run by an Italian couple. They make you feel right at home here. They keep the place very clean and are just great people at heart. The hotel and room designs are pretty cool. I'd like to have a home like this someday. Also, you are only a 20-25 minute walk from the Old... More 

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