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Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a mission to complete the check in; I had to wait 45 mins because they didn't have any clean rooms; although they gave me. a complimentary free drink at the bar, I was already mad and tired.Besides that everything was pretty much okay. Not too much variety in the buffet for the breakfast. Staff were very kind.

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

Good morning! We are very sorry to hear your visit didn't start well. Thank you for telling us and we are going to keep working for giving you a better experience next time. More 

Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole experience was excellent, but what stood out the most was the staff. They were very friendly, and went out of their ways to grant our every request. Maura in the dining room, saw to it personally that everything was to our satisfaction, and chatted with us when things slowed down a bit, and telling us a bit about... More 

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

It makes us so happy to know you had a great experience. Thank you for visiting us and we hope to see you around again. More 

Los Angeles, CA USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here's what I liked: GREAT ocean views, great location, nice lobby and bar, nice staff! I didn't like: WiFi in room was not stable at all, and only ONE English channel on TV (BBC). Not that I go on vacation to watch TV, but at the end of the day, I like to relax in bed and fall asleep to... More 

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

Good morning! Thank you for telling us about your experience, we are going to have in count your opinion in order to give you a better vacation next time. We hope to see you soon again! More 

Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is very pretty. The ambiance is great. It has a great look. There isn't much else I can say about it, other than it's pretty and the beds are rock solid and not quite big enough. It's definitely nothing to write home about. I would say Average.

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

Good morning! thank you for telling us about your opinion, it means a lot to us. Hope to see you soon again! More 

Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Hotel Almirante for two nights. The hotel is very well located , the beach is across the street, the pool is on an upper floor and has a great view, but the best is the excellent service.

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

Good morning Jaime! We are happy to know about your good with us. We hope to see you again with your wife around here :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel on the beach. Very friendly staff. Good steak house on the corner near the hotel and good price. Definitely stay there again. There are taxis at the hotel to take you where you want to go and taxis are very cheap in cartagena

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

Hey Rick, thank you for telling us about your good experience at Almirante. We hope to see you soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Recent stay for 4 nights at Hotel Almirante in Cartagena, Colombia ☺☺☺☺☺, with extraordinary service and a great location!!!!! Beach is a minute walk. Pool with a great view! Breakfast is one of the kind!

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

We are so happy to know you had a really good time with us. See you soon again Miguel! :) More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

The hotel is located in the boring Bocagrande neighborhood which has an even more boring beach. You must come from terrible countries in order to find the Cartagena's downtown beaches beautiful...The hotel goes along with the beaches: there's no sand service; the breakfast is horrible and limited; the hotel decor is not refined; too much security guards around which annoys... More 

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

Thank your for letting us know your opinion, we are sorry to hear you didn't get what you were expecting and we are going to work hard to give you a better experiencie in your next visit. More 

Lakeland
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I travel to Cartagena quite often on Business and always stay at the Almirante, it is an older Hotel and showing it's age a bit but it is always clean and the Staff is fantastic. They will go out of their way to help you and not being a fluent Spanish speaker they have always made every effort to make... More 

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Ana María V, Director Comercial at Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment. We are pleased that your experience at the hotel was positive and we hope you visit us again soon. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful on the outside. The superior room is big and has a big view of the beach and an abandoned construction site. The air conditioning in our room is not capable of keeping the room cool in the day and there are no fans. The breakfast consists of only bread and (tasteless) eggs which isn't sufficient so we had to... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to a five star hotel in historical Cartagena. Front beach located in the Bocagrande neighborhood,Almirante Cartagena Hotel is a modern hotel with elegant rooms and common areas to enjoy, an excellent place in the Caribbean for business and leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia

Address: Avenida San Martin (Carrera 2) - Calle 6 # 5-125 (Esquina), Cartagena 130001, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range: $109 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia 4.5*
Number of rooms: 258
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Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
#14 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#18 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#19 Luxury Hotel in Cartagena
#33 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#44 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
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