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Get an overview of this hotelCartagena beachfront hotel with two outdoor pools


Caribbean Sea

Surrounded by palm trees and gardens, Hotel Caribe Cartagena stands along a Caribbean beach. Plaza de Bolivar is 2.9 km (1.8 mi) from the hotel; San Felipe de Barajas Castle is 3.5 km (2.2 mi) away.

Beachfront dining

The hotel features two outdoor pools, one for children. A variety of dining options are on site, including a beachfront restaurant and bar. Other highlights include a sea-view solarium, a gym, and a mini-zoo.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Air-conditioned guestrooms include complimentary wireless Internet access and cable TV with international channels. Bathrooms offer bathrobes and hair dryers. Rooms are smoke-free.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This beachfront hotel is designed in a grand Spanish Colonial style, with high ceilings and graceful archways. The outdoor pool and adjoining children's pool are framed by a sundeck with lounge chairs. A solarium faces the sunset and sea. Guests have direct access to the beach a short walk away.

Hotel Caribe Cartagena offers a number of places where guests can enjoy a cold drink or a delicious meal, including beachfront and poolside options. A sumptuous buffet breakfast is available every morning for a surcharge.

Other amenities include free parking for guests during their stay, a mini-zoo, game room, mini-golf course, fitness facilities, laundry facilities, and business center.

Hotel Caribe Cartagena has designated areas for smoking.

  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Beach towels 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Sauna 
  • Business center 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 363 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Hair salon 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Year Built 1945 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3444 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 320 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Free self parking 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

The hotel offers a daily breakfast (surcharge). 24-hour room service is available.

Jardin Punta Icacos - Covered, open-air steakhouse restaurant in garden setting. Lunch and dinner.

Pedro de Heredia - Air-conditioned restaurant serving regional and international cuisine poolside. Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Cafeteria Catalina - Poolside dining and refreshments. Breakfast, lunch, buffet dinner.

Oh! Caribe - Located on the beach. Seafood, local specialties, drinks. Lunch and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Miniature golf on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 1 PM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A 16 percent city/local tax will be charged
  • The national sales tax (16%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.
  • Resort fee: USD 4 per person, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

We should mention

If you are traveling with a child your hotel may require you to present the following documents: Parents traveling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is traveling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is traveling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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