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Casa El Carretero

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Casa EL Carretero is a colonial boutique hotel located in the historical neighborhood of El Getsemani in the city of Cartagena, Colombia. The vision was to create an Indonesian oasis in a century old Spanish colonial home with all the comforts of XXI century living.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
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All reviews rooftop pool bose sound system old city colombian breakfast getsemani neighborhood plaza trinidad walled city every morning food vendors house is beautiful other guests cartagena experience cool off rooms are beautiful hotel is located casa carlos
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

The best option if you want to experience an unparalleled trip.You will love all the details of this hotel, the service is great, and has a privilege location, walking distance to all the historical places of cartagena, surrounded of small shops, restaurants and amazing night...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank victoriaho2018
Response from Carlos E, General Manager at Casa El CarreteroResponded November 3, 2018

Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

I booked this place thru HomeAway I text with the owner multiple times the house is exactly like the pictures I gave the home a review on homeaway I gave the overall review a 5 start and then I told the truth that the workers...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Carlos E, Manager at Casa El CarreteroResponded October 11, 2018

Hello Robert, thank you for your candid review. Cheers

Reviewed July 23, 2018

We spent 1 week in paradise in Cartagena. Our host was Carlos and his staff Isalena, Maria and Kevin in Casa El Carretero. Great location right at La plaza de la Trinidad surrounded by restaurants, bars and all sorts of stores and food vendors. Nightly...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Rrosa323
Response from Carlos E, Manager at Casa El CarreteroResponded July 23, 2018

It was a pleasure having you with us. We hope to have you back soon.

Reviewed April 22, 2018

Quaint and well maintained room, spacious and luxurious bathroom and beautiful rooftop pool. Also good breakfast and fantastic service. This hotel is located in the Getsemani neighborhood outside of the walled city, which was a plus for me.

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Yiru Z
Response from Carlos E, Manager at Casa El CarreteroResponded April 27, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. However, Getsemani is part of the Walled city. The Walled city consists of three neighborhoods, Getsemani, El Centro and San Diego. We hope to have you back soon.

Reviewed April 2, 2018

My friends and I stayed in Casa El Carretero for 7 days while in Cartagena. From the first moment we entered this beautiful house to the minute we departed, we felt welcome and appreciated by the entire staff. The service here is that of a...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank KiroIv
Response from Carlos E, Manager at Casa El CarreteroResponded April 7, 2018

Thank you so much for your warm words. We really appreciate your stay at our property and hope to have you back in Casa El Carretero very soon. Cheers

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Room Tips
"If you want a quiet stay this may not be the place for you, center of the action in Getsemani"
Rrosa323
Jul 23, 2018
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"Junior suite"
208wimw
Nov 30, 2016
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"The Bali suite has an incredible shower."
santiagow686
Nov 12, 2016
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"None of the rooms are quiet"
teejayn2014
Oct 12, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
$89 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
ColombiaBolivar DepartmentCartagena DistrictCartagena
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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