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Hotel Caribe By Faranda

Overview
Carrera 1 No. 2 - 87 Bocagrande, Cartagena 130010 Colombia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

This hotel was an extremely pleasant surprise. I loved that the property sat on an entire city block. It felt like we were far away but we were across from the ocean and a stones throw from the old city and airport. The deer &...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank TravelSoFlaGirl
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe By FarandaResponded today

We really appreciate to take your time to let us know how pleasant was your experience in our property, making satisfied guests is our main goal, thats why receiving these kind of comments make us feel very happy. hoping to have you here again to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful historic hotel that was just great. The service, the breakfast buffet, the proximity to the beach etc were all simply fabulous. I felt very safe and welcomed by the staff. Would highly recommend it.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Sylvia S
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe By FarandaResponded yesterday

We appreciate your valuable comments about our services and staff, thank you so much for recommending us highly and we hope to attend you again in the near future in our Hotel Caribe.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic hotel right by the ocean,, tons of place to eat outside, 10 min ride to old town, (or 30 min walk), excellent facilities. The best in town: with a mix of colonial style and modern amenities.

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe By FarandaResponded 3 days ago

We appreciate your comments left after your experience in our Hotel, your opinion is very important and this encourages us to continue working to be excellent evvery days. Hoping you visit us once again in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Location, beautiful colonial hotel, amazing rooms , very comfortable. lovely garden and swimming pool. Very comfortable beds. I would definitely go back to stay in this lovely hotel. Very friendly staff.

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Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank Elvis M
Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe By FarandaResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your valuable time to let us know your positive comments regarding our infrastructure and services received during your stay, we look forward to attend you again in the future at the Hotel Caribe.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, the service at this hotel was just lacking. I was interrupted in my room 3 times in one hour during the afternoon. Two of those time the staff just did a quick knock and walked right in. None of these interruptions were for my...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Dpto_RRPublicas, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Caribe By FarandaResponded 1 week ago

we want to thank you for your comments left after your expirience lived in our hotel. We apologize for the inconvenience we may cause you during your stay. We will take note of your suggestions to improve our services.

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About
Description
Set outside the old city on the beaches of Bocagrande, Hotel Caribe, a certified ¨National Monument¨, was built in 1941 and still maintains its original five-story, 99-room Colonial structure. The resort has More since added two modern buildings making it the largest hotel in Cartagena.It has 363 rooms with ocean or hotel garden-views (16 of which are wheel-chair-friendly), 4 restaurants, 10 conference rooms, a mini-zoo, tennis courts, a semi-Olympic – sized pool as well as one for the kids. The Caribe Hotel offers a first class service with lot facilities. The Caribe Hotel with three buildings and 363 rooms is considered one of the most traditional Hotel in the city, with an area of 35,000 m2 of exotic tropical trees and gardens, 5,000 being devoted to ample beaches and 30,000 to Hotel facilities. The majestic structure of the Hotel Caribe, surrounded by palms and exotic gardens, rises from the heart of Bocagrande. The Hotel has 363 rooms with different lodging options to make your stay an unforgettable experience, additional offers the finest recreational and sports facilities. We provide our guest an incredible variety of gastronomical possibilities, from the most sophisticated international cuisine to exquisite typical dishes and snacks. Our Guest may select the Catalina Restaurant, Oh Caribe bungalow, Punta Icacos garden and the pool area with a scenario for folklore reviews and theme parties. In regard to congresses, seminars, and conventions the Caribe possesses a magnificent infrastructure that includes ten meeting rooms. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
On the Beach
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Business
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Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
On the Beach
,
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
363
Price range
$96 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Caribe Hotel Cartagena
Location
Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
On the Beach
,
Business
,
Romantic
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
363
Price range
$96 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Caribe Hotel Cartagena
Location
Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
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Room & Suite (446)
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Dining (72)
Family and Play Areas (70)
Amenities (67)
Business Center & Event Rooms (5)
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Browniesaddicd
September 13, 2018|
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Response from HugoP596 | Reviewed this property |
Weather is super hot, hazy, and humid all year long.
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August 20, 2018|
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Response from Dpto_RRPublicas | Property representative |
Dear 305YOLO, for sure we have hair dryers in the room.Let us know if you have further inquiries.
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Response from Stacy717 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there breakfast started at 6 am. The rooms have hairdryers and there is an ATM machine inside the hotel lobby which worked great for us. We booked tours on line with a couple of different companies and they... More
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"You have to keep the AC on in the room to avoid condensation in the room and some of the ocean facing rooms..."
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"Upgrade to ocean view, totally worth it. At the airport, take uber (50% cheaper than hotel “shuttle “)"
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"Ask for a room in the new wing to reduce chances of old plumbing problems."
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Oct 14, 2018
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