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On the beach, black sand, beach towels
On the beach, black sand, beach towels
Outdoor pool, open 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Guest reviews

4.1/5 Very Good
777 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included
Air Conditioning
Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationBocagrande Beach2 min walk
Popular LocationRio Cartagena Casino2 min walk
Popular LocationCastillo Grande Beach9 min walk
AirportCartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.)25 min drive

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  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 387 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View
  • Junior Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 430 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • 344 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Executive Room, 2 Double Beds

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsExecutive Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Superior Room, 2 Double Beds, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • 388 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 2 Double Beds, Ocean View
  • Twin Room Superior

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Bed(s)
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  • Room Standard With View

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed(s)
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About this area

Cartagena

Located on the beach, Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia is in Bocagrande neighborhood and is connected to a shopping center. Clock Tower and Plaza Santo Domingo are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Bocagrande Beach and Castillo Grande Beach. Traveling with kids? Consider Cartagena Fishing Club, or check out an event or a game at Jaime Moron Stadium. Looking to get your feet wet? Scuba diving, snorkeling and water skiing adventures can be found near the property.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Bocagrande Beach - 2 min walk
  • Rio Cartagena Casino - 2 min walk
  • Castillo Grande Beach - 9 min walk
  • Cartagena de Indias Convention Center - 6 min drive
  • San Pedro Claver Church and Convent - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Rafael Nunez Intl. Airport (CTG) - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • CAFETERIA LOS CORALES — 1 min walk
  • RESTAURANTE EL ALCATRAZ — 1 min walk

About this property

Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia

Beach spa retreat walking distance from Bocagrande Beach
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. All 258 rooms feature comforts like premium bedding and pillow menus, while conveniences include refrigerators and coffee makers. Free WiFi and 24-hour room service are standard, as are LCD TVs with satellite channels.
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia offers 258 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Cartagena hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

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

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and thalassotherapy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Valet parking: COP 14996 per night
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 3 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Motorized watercraft
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pilates classes
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Steam room
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Water sports equipment
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 10 meeting rooms
  • Conference center (11022 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Thalassotherapy

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Sign language-capable staff
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • 7 casino gaming tables
  • 104 casino slot machines
  • Beach towels
  • Casino (5425 square feet of space)
  • Casino VIP room
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - noon
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from March 21 2020 to August 31 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding; children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • For stays on or after January 1, 2021, citizens of Colombia and foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Foreigners on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.

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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: COP 80000 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Valet parking fee: COP 14996 per night
  • Early check-in fee: 50 percent of room rate (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service

We should mention

If you are traveling with a child your property 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 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Almirante Hotel
Hotel Almirante
Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia
Hotel Almirante Colombia
Almirante Cartagena Colombia
Almirante Colombia
Almirante Cartagena Colombia
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia Hotel
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia Cartagena
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia Hotel Cartagena

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Pool access is from 8:00 AM–8:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–noon. A 50% fee applies for early check-in (subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia?
Check-out is at noon.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of COP 80000 per vehicle applies.
Where is this property located?
Located in Bocagrande, this beachfront hotel is connected to the convention center and within a 10-minute walk of Bocagrande Beach and Castillo Grande Beach. Plaza de San Pedro Claver and Clock Tower are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia

4.1
Very Good
5 - Excellent
317
4 - Good
276
3 - Okay
122
2 - Mediocre
39
1 - Poor
23
4.3
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.1
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

    2/5

    • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    BECAUSE THE BEDS DELIVERED WERE NOT OF THE QUALITY OFFERED. LITTLE KINDNESS AT THE RECEPTION ON ARRIVAL. CHARGED ARRIVAL TAX

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Check in and check out process is extremely slow. Everything is paper. Otherwise great price for a great hotel, and close to all the best restaurants!

    Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

      This room had a great view of the ocean, even tho it was partial, it was amazing. And only on the 15th floor. The king size bed was perfect too. a few of the plug ins didn’t work, but small setback for the rest of this wonderful room.

      Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2020