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Top Cartagena Historic Hotels

Alfiz Hotel Boutique
3 out of 5
Calle Cochera del Gobernador, 33-28, Centro Histórico, Cartagena, Bolivar
The price is ¥13,106 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (121 reviews)

"Excellent experience at this hotel. Staff is really nice, delicious breakfast and beautiful room. Location convenient."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Alfiz Hotel Boutique
Casa Pestagua Relais Châteaux
4.5 out of 5
Santo Domingo, 33-63, Cartagena, Bolivar
The price is ¥23,739 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (142 reviews)

"The decor is breathtaking. The food amazing, the staff couldn’t be any more friendly and helpful. I’m extremely picky and this place surpassed my expectations. Gracias casa pestagua. See you soon again"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Casa Pestagua Relais Châteaux
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
5 out of 5
Calle Del Torno, 39 - 29, Barrio San Diego, Cartagena, Bolivar
The price is ¥27,435 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (497 reviews)

"Very nice property grounds. Staff is exceptionally nice. Nice touches to detail. For the price that you pay you would think they would heat the pool and have longer hours for the use for the hot tub. Centrally located."…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
Casa del Arzobispado Hotel
4 out of 5
Calle del Arzobispado No. 34 - 52, Cartagena, Bolivar
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The price is ¥21,308 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (171 reviews)

"I like small Spanish colonial properties. This hotel met all of my expectations."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Casa del Arzobispado Hotel
Charleston Santa Teresa Cartagena
5 out of 5
Carrera 3 # 31-23, Centro Plaza de Santa Teresa, Cartagena, Bolivar
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4.6/5Wonderful! (436 reviews)

"Great location and very friendly and helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Charleston Santa Teresa Cartagena
Ananda Hotel Boutique
4.5 out of 5
Calle del Cuartel No. 36-77, Cartagena, Bolivar
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The price is ¥22,492 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (259 reviews)

"It's an incredibly beautiful boutique hotel in the very center of the walled Old city. What more could you ask for! The rooms overlook the lovely courtyard, and are comfortable (great air conditioning) and well-appointed. The pool is convenient, and if it's crowded there, the rooftop jacuzzi and ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Ananda Hotel Boutique
Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo
4.5 out of 5
Calle del Coliseo #35-23, Centro Historico, Cartagena, Bolivar
The price is ¥20,799 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (161 reviews)

"Our initial room on the 2nd floor was way too noisy from street noise and in the bathroom we could hear people talking from the next room. They quickly changed the room and then the 2nd night upgraded us to a fantastic room. The common areas for eating breakfast and relaxing were lovely and the breakfast ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo
Hotel Casa La Fe - Adults Only
3 out of 5
Calle 2 de Badillo #36-125, Centro, Cartagena, Bolivar
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4.5/5Wonderful! (216 reviews)
Amazing location, clean and upscale

"Amazing location, beautiful, elegant and lovely hotel."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Hotel Casa La Fe - Adults Only
Hotel Casa Pizarro
3 out of 5
Calle del pozo Número 25-56, Getsemaní, Cartagena, Bolívar
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The price is ¥8,385 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (148 reviews)

"It is embedded in a lively neighborhood. Very close to the convention center and the harbor. Nice pool, free delicious full-service breakfast. It is useful to be able to speak spanish at this hotel but you could manage I suppose without. Everyone was kind and helpful. I think this hotel is a good ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Hotel Casa Pizarro
San Lazaro Art Hotel
4 out of 5
Barrio El Espinal Cra 15 N 31-110, Cartagena, Bolivar
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The price is ¥11,406 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (371 reviews)

"Very good location for visiting the old city and town. Shopping Centre 100m from Hotel. Clean and very friendly and helpful staff"…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

San Lazaro Art Hotel
Allure Chocolat by Karisma Hotels & Resorts
4 out of 5
Barrio Getsemani Calle Arsenal No 8B-58, Cartagena, Bolivar
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4.5/5Wonderful! (587 reviews)

"This is our second time at this hotel and we love it! The rooms are a bit small, but other than that, Allure Chocolat is great. The staff is amazing and goes above and beyond to make you feel at home =) The gym is quite small but the pool has the best views and the weather is so enjoyable!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Allure Chocolat by Karisma Hotels & Resorts
Hotel Casa Lola Deluxe Gallery
4 out of 5
Calle del Guerrero No 29 - 108, Cartagena, Bolivar
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The price is ¥13,958 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (298 reviews)

"Histrionic architecture in the center of the walled city. Well within walking distance of ehrrr you want to be. Secure and very accommodating"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hotel Casa Lola Deluxe Gallery
Allure Bonbon by Karisma Hotels & Resorts
3.5 out of 5
Calle Del Arsenal 10-32, Getsemane, Cartagena, Bolivar
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4.3/5Excellent! (296 reviews)
Hotel Near Old Town Cartagena

"Pleasant hotel near to the old town, good range of bars and restaurants nearby. However my friend had a room facing the harbour and found it to be very noisy, especially at the weekend with two night clubs nearby open until 4am and the bars close to the hotel being one of the stops on the party ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Allure Bonbon by Karisma Hotels & Resorts
Casa India Catalina
3 out of 5
Calle Del Coliseo No 5-67, Cartagena, Bolivar
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The price is ¥6,240 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (190 reviews)

"I liked that the hotel is quiet even though is close to bars and clubs. The pool is not big, but it serves the purpose of refreshing. Breakfast is good and the scheduale is amazing!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2019

Casa India Catalina
Hotel Don Pedro de Heredia
3 out of 5
Calle Primera de Badillo No. 35-74, Centro, Cartagena, Bolivar
The price is ¥5,682 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (384 reviews)
Very nice!

"Lovely hotel with a beautiful courtyard and helpful staff. If you are a light sleeper, it is better to stay in the rooms located toward the back of the building as the street can be noisy at night."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hotel Don Pedro de Heredia
Delirio
3.5 out of 5
Calle de la Iglesia 35-27, Centro Histórico, Cartagena, Bolivar
The price is ¥11,415 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (314 reviews)

"Hotel is in a great location. Staff are lovely and very helpful. However, on our first night there was no water. Staff had to give us buckets of water to flush the toilet. For the rest of our stay, there was only cold water available."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Delirio
Centro Hotel
3 out of 5
Calle Del Arzobispado 34 -80, Centro Historico, Cartagena, Bolivar
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The price is ¥11,274 per night
3.7/5Good! (140 reviews)

"We liked the location and the staff were very helpful and friendly."…"

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019

Centro Hotel
Hotel Stil Cartagena
3 out of 5
Centro Calle 34 11-15, Cartagena, Bolivar
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The price is ¥3,150 per night
3.4/5 (552 reviews)

"Older hotel could use some TLC. Breakfast buffet would run out of items. Overall pleasant experience especially the great staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Hotel Stil Cartagena
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Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Cartagena?
Those who want a tour of the local history will not be disappointed in a trip to Cartagena. While you’re in town, you can check out the popular beaches and top-notch restaurants. You can also discover the live music during your vacation.
What's the best hotel in Cartagena to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Boutique Casa del Coliseo is a top 4.5-star B&B for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Clock Tower is a short walk away. Other choices to soak up the local history include Charleston Santa Teresa Cartagena and Ananda Hotel Boutique.
How many historical hotels are located in Cartagena?
Cartagena has 1764 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 253 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights to visit in Cartagena?
Cartagena is notable for landmarks like Puerta del Reloj, Cartagena Cathedral, and Plaza Santo Domingo. Cultural venues include Palace of the Inquisition Cartagena Historical Museum, Naval Museum Cartagena, and Colon Theater. Other popular sights include Clock Tower and Isla Grande Beach.
What is a historic hotel like in Cartagena?
Guests who choose historic hotels have an opportunity to stay in a building that has been recognized with an official historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world come in all forms like palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in Cartagena usually retain original elements like traditional architecture and period features in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The physical building and architecture of a historic hotel tends to be the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value along with how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Cartagena have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, but every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the normal amenities found in any hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Cartagena, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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