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Hotel Puertas de Cartagena

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Sargento Mayor 6 -05 | centro historico, Cartagena 57, Colombia
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Ranked #34 of 113 Cartagena B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karla J Tampa, Florida
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 3 days at this hotel. I wanted to emphasize that A/C worked because I read before we went that that has been the issue for other guests. The breakfast included fresh fruit, freshly made juice, coffee, banana bread and your choice of main dish (omelette, eggs, arepas, etc.) Really good! The hotel is in a very good location... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I stayed for 3 nights at the Puertas de Cartagena. It is in the old city so I guess one can not expect much. This hotel got 2 stars from me for the fact it was clean. That is it. Air con is bad, the breakfast and mutual area is tiny and HOT. The breakfast it self was to me... More 

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New York, New York, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We spent two nights here during our honeymoon in August 2014 and experienced some awful customer service. While I would agree that it is a fairly clean hotel with a decent (albeit small) breakfast in a central location, we were treated poorly by the night manager to the point that it completely ruined our stay. On the second night we... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We stayed 5 nights and really enjoyed our stay here as it was in a great central location and our room was spacious, clean and quiet. The breakfast was good with banana bread, fresh fruit and juice, eggs, arepa etc. The hotel was very secure as guests must be buzzed in for entry and there is a safe in the... More 

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Cambridge
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Fantastic location, in the walled city. We had room 12 which had its own spiral stair case leading up to it. The room was really big with a comfy bed. The room and bathroom were clean. The shower was hot and powerful. The service was friendly. Great value. Would definitely recommend this hotel.

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Melbourne, Australia
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47 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights before heading to Santa Marta and then back again the night before our flight. The staff are friendly, particularly Mike who is on during the morning. They organised our transport to Santa Marta without any hassle, and let us book the final night and stay in the same room (though sitting in the room... More 

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Gainesville, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is located right next to one of the top 3 hotels in cartagena giving you an idea of the quality of the location. The service was friendly and the breakfast was wonderful. I can't wait to go back

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is charming. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. Best breakfast I've had in Colombia. Air conditioning thay actually works. Quiet yet in the hub of things. You can walk everywhere you need to from here.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Simple rooms, with air conditioning, clean and friendly. Nice breakfast in Caribbean style. Good wifi included in the price. Very close to the Sofitel and the entrance to the fortified city. Overall a good choice, for a good price and no bad experiences.

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San Francisco, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Arriving in Cartagena after sailing from Panama, we wanted a little bit of lux while we regained our land legs. The trip proved more stressful than anticipated (you can read about our high seas hijinks at pasturebraised.com/san_blas_panama/), and Hotel Puertas de Cartagena definitely helped bring us back from the bring with some much needed calm. Colorful on the outside, Hotel... More 

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Address: Sargento Mayor 6 -05 | centro historico, Cartagena 57, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Puertas de Cartagena 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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