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Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo

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#32 of 192 hotels in Cartagena
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Casa del Coliseo Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo, a romantic colonial sanctuary, the perfect refuge amid the magical setting of the beautiful city of Cartagena de Indias. Ideally situated in the historical center within the walls, walking distance to the best restaurants, shops and sightseeing. A 17th century house restored to perfection offering 11 rooms and 1 suite, breakfast included. Rooftop pool where you can enjoy the magical sunsets.
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Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
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Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Air conditioning
Minibar
Refrigerator in room
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Boutique
Historic Hotel
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As soon as my husband and I entered this charming hotel we were smitten. The lovely and accommodating staff, greeted us with a treat of refreshing fresh fruit juice, and got us settled in right away. On the way to our room we were pleased with the classic, rustic decor. It was tranquil and serene, though right outside the doors the streets of Cartagena bustled. If we hadn’t planned to do so much on our quick stay, we would have easily lounged the days away after breakfast (which was included and wonderful!) by the poolside or in our very comfortable bedroom. We walked just about everywhere. Restaurants, shops, bars all were very close. I would stay here again in a heartbeat! If I may double back... I want to emphasize just how amazing the staff was, once more. Thanks to you all for making our stay so enjoyable!
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Response from CasaColiseo, Concierge at Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for your amazing review. We are delighted that your stay was so memorable. The best way to receive thanks from our clients is through reviews, like your own, as that lets others know about us through the words of our guests. Finally, Casa del Coliseo appreciate the time you took to leave feedback and are very grateful for it. We would love to have you in the future! Hope all is well back home. Cristian Bedoya S. Front desk and Concietge team
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Beautiful place in the heart of the casco viejo. Awesome staff and great food for breakfast. You can’t ask for a better location. I would definitely recommend el Coliseo and my wife and I will be back soon!
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Response from CasaColiseo, Concierge at Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much Mr. Mattia :) We hope that you can recommend our hotel to your family and friends. Our staff work very hard for offer you a better service. Thank you so much and we hope that you can back here with us!!! Best Regards, Martin Reyes Concierge
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OH this place! i have no words! It is beautiful, the rooms are amazing and super comfortable beds. The bathroom amenities are luxurious! The service is immaculate from checking in, to breakfast service! everything! Breakfast was so good and so fresh and tasty! The pool is great too and was really nice on a hot day! the decor is stunning and you feel so at home! i would stay in a boutique hotel like this over any 5 star big hotel! The location of this place is perfect! in the middle of the walled city with walking distance to everything. I can not fault this place i would stay here again in a heartbeat !!
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Response from CasaColiseo, Director de Recepción at Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo
Responded May 15, 2019
It has been a real pleasure to be able to serve you. We are very pleased by your great comment. We hope you can recommend us with your family and friends. We will continue improving to offer a better service.
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We stayed here for three nights on a weekend escape. I’ve been to Cartagena many times but this was our first stay here. We stayed in their nicest suite. Hotel has a restoration hardware decor aesthetic- a lovely open air 2nd floor common lounge with a breeze and comfortable seating - nice to grab a gelato at Tramonti and sit there to enjoy it. Wish the wifi were better. There is also a small rooftop plunge pool which can’t compare to the pools of some of the other bigger old town hotels, but it’s something at least (quite hot and sunny up there, so not very refreshing). The old town is not really about swimming anyway. Our room was very nice, however, I didn’t like the housekeeping: my feet got dirty from the floors, the maid moved our stuff constantly (unplugging charging cables and putting things we left on nightstands in drawers, moving my shoes across the room into my husbands’ closet, putting my makeup bag under the sink- I honestly felt she was hoping we would not realize some of this stuff and leave things behind). Also they would congregate at the service closet right outside our room and talk - once waking us from an afternoon nap and definitely leaving us feeling we had no privacy. There was a pretty balcony but KFC and a nightclub across from it so we preferred the common lounge. I have a lot of minor complaints but really the room was lovely in every other way. Nice design, nice decor, functional, comfortable. We had breakfast the first day at the hotel but the coffee was awful and it was slow/awkward service so the next two days we went out to a great coffee bar with excellent food called Epoca a two second walk away. Honestly if they just had a nespresso machine at the hotel they could solve that problem. Café colado is unacceptable. Overall a good experience and I would consider going back but it would not be my first choice in the old town as there were many quirks.
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Response from CasaColiseo, Propietario at Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo
Responded Apr 23, 2019
Dear Madam, Thank you so much for your constructive criticism. We valueyour criticism as it helps us improve our service. We are very sorry you had some minor issues during your stay. Cleanliness in our rooms is of paramount importance importance and we wish you would have let us know during your stay so that we could have addressed the matter inmediately. As to the arranging of your belongings it has always been the policy of our establishment to organize the room when being cleaned and again, we wish you would have let us know of your preference during our stay so that we could have honored it. Congegrating by employees in any common area is forbidden and you may have noticed ,there are signs requesting silence. Obviously we have brought your complaint to the employees as this is unacceptable and we hereby offer our apologies. We look forward to welcoming you in the near future and hope to have addressed your concerns so as to provide you with an excellent stay.
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Unbeatable location, impeccable service, care in all details of architecture and decoration, although it is a small hotel, nothing is missing, the room is spacious and all its facilities cozy, breakfast very complete and a la carte, the pool area very good too , just missing a jacuzzi. We take this opportunity to thank the attention of Ali and Adrian. Without a doubt, we will be back!
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Response from CasaColiseo, Propietario at Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo
Responded Apr 23, 2019
Dear Madam, Thank you so much for your review. We are very happy we were able to provide you with an unforgettable experience. Our staff works very hard to do so and we will let them know how much their efforts have been appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you very soon at Hotel Casa del Coliseo!
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PRICE RANGE
$188 - $368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ColombiaBolivar DepartmentCartagena DistrictCartagena
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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