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Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
5 out of 5
Calle Del Torno, 39 - 29, Barrio San Diego, Cartagena, Bolivar
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$300
per night
Nov 16 - Nov 17
4.7/5Exceptional! (436 reviews)

"We loved everything about the Sofitel Santa Clara. The hotel itself is stunning, pool is to die for, rooms are spotless, food is delicious, air conditioning is strong (which is important in Cartagena's hot climate!) and most of all, the staff are phenomenal. From helping us book dinner reservations, ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
Luxury Villa in the old Town of Cartagena, The Majic City
4.8/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Nice weekend in Cartegena

"The house is very well located in Cartegena. The extra $ for the chef Katia is worth every penny! Cartegena is HOT but the bedroom A/Cs worked very well. The outdoor pool area is great to relax and have a drink. There are 2 bigger pools in the complex you can use as well. Ivan was very helpful and ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019

Luxury Villa in the old Town of Cartagena, The Majic City
Casablanca Belle & Boutique
4 out of 5
Calle del Tejadillo 38-71, Cartagena, Bolivar
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4.9/5Exceptional! (76 reviews)

"this place is amazing, the hotel, facilities, rooms and more importantly the staff. can't wait to go back."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2018

Casablanca Belle & Boutique
Ocean-front Luxury Apartment With Amazing Views
4.8/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)

"The view is great from the windows/balcony. Well situated within the walls but also easy to leave the old town. Safe and secure building. Apartment itself is modern and A/C was awesome. However some more houseware would’ve been helpful: laundry detergent, dish soap, pepper, coffee, some additional ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Ocean-front Luxury Apartment With Amazing Views
Casa La Cartujita
4 out of 5
Calle del Curato #38-53, Centro Historico, Barrio San Diego, Cartagena, Bolivar
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$131
per night
Oct 27 - Oct 28
4.8/5Exceptional! (80 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel , the property is centrally located it’s short walk to most of the historical landmarks. The hotel is very clean . The staff is very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

Casa La Cartujita
Hotel Casa del Curato
3 out of 5
Calle del Curato Cra.7 #38-89, Barrio de San Diego, Cartagena, Bolivar
$71
per night
Oct 21 - Oct 22
4.2/5Very Good! (93 reviews)
My stay at Casa Curato

"Location is perfect very close to points of interest. Staff is accomodating, they hold your luggae if needed. Also location us secure, no outsiders allowed. Very important rooms haveAC. Overall very good stay."…"

Reviewed on May 1, 2019

Hotel Casa del Curato
Bóvedas de Santa Clara Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
Carrera 8 No. 39-114, Cartagena, Bolivar
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$198
per night
Oct 21 - Oct 22
4.3/5Excellent! (139 reviews)

"Excelent very well located and great service, will be back for sure"…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2019

Bóvedas de Santa Clara Boutique Hotel
Hotel Puertas De Cartagena
3 out of 5
Centro Calle Sargento Mayor Calle 38 6-5, Cartagena, Bolivar
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$47
per night
Oct 21 - Oct 22
4/5Very Good! (94 reviews)

"Very celan, confortable bed, Great location, the breakfast was good"…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

Hotel Puertas De Cartagena
Hotel Casa Eden
3 out of 5
Calle Cochera De Hobo 38-71, Centro Histórico, Cartagena, Bolivar
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4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
Great staff

"Thoroughly enjoyed my stay"…"

Reviewed on May 8, 2014

Hotel Casa Eden
OLD City Oceanside - 3/3 Luxury IN SAN Diego With 360 Views, Pools & Parking
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Cartagena Wedding Trip

"Amazing trip. The property was beautiful, comfortable, and perfectly located. All of the staff were friendly and eager to help. I would definitely recommend."…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

OLD City Oceanside - 3/3 Luxury IN SAN Diego With 360 Views, Pools & Parking
Bastión Luxury Hotel
4.5 out of 5
Calle del Sargento No. 6-87, Cartagena, Bolivar
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$206
per night
Oct 23 - Oct 24
4.7/5Exceptional! (485 reviews)

"A charming hotel in a heritage building in the walled city. Excellent location, staff very helpful and the breakfast is excellent. The room was very spacious and comfortable - although the corridors outside a bit noisy. Pool area and sunset deck very nice and the spa is fabulous. We had a massage ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

Bastión Luxury Hotel
LUX Private Pool Penthouse Facing THE Caribbean IN OLD Historic Town!
4.7/5Exceptional! (42 reviews)
Beauitful place

"This penthouse was so beautiful, quiet in great location walking distance to all restaurants/bars. Alberto was a great host 24/7 available if there’s any issues. Ana the livein maid was amazing, cooks breakfast and lunch if you want. The pictures do not do justice how nice of a place this is, I would ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2019

LUX Private Pool Penthouse Facing THE Caribbean IN OLD Historic Town!
Hotel 3 Banderas
3 out of 5
Calle Cochera del Hobo #38-66, Cartagena, Bolivar
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$70
per night
Oct 24 - Oct 25
4.3/5Excellent! (162 reviews)

"The staff were nice and professional. The room was small and not well equipped. There was no dresser or storage space in the room."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019

Hotel 3 Banderas
Nautilus Plaza Hotel
3 out of 5
Centro Historico, Barrio San Diego, Calle 37 #10-86, Segundo Piso, Cartagena, Bolivar
$50
per night
Nov 1 - Nov 2
3.5/5Good! (42 reviews)

"Very nice property right at the edge of the old city.. Staff were wonderful, very accommodating and helpful with a variety of requests.. , included breakfast was fantastic in a lovely little dining room. Very reasonable rates!! Highly recommended"…"

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

Nautilus Plaza Hotel
Hotel Boutique Casa Serrezuela
3 out of 5
Carrera 10 No. 39-124, Calle de Jardin, Cartagena
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4.1/5Very Good! (48 reviews)

"This B&B is in walking distance of everything you want to see in the walled city. Within several blocks there are 3 plazas to relax ,eat and party. Our command of the Spanish language was limited but Rosario and Samir treated us like family and helped us as much as they could. The rooms were cleaned ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2018

Hotel Boutique Casa Serrezuela
Mansión Tcherassi
4 out of 5
Calle del Sargento Mayor 6-21, Cartagena, Bolivar
$265
per night
Nov 18 - Nov 19
4.2/5Excellent! (42 reviews)
Lively Cartagena

"A lovely hotel with nice amenities. Located well in the walled city. Room was street front but was quiet at night. Nice sitting areas on the balcony and outside the room. Small rooftop pool was great also for some down time."…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018

Mansión Tcherassi
El Claustro Hotel House
2.5 out of 5
Calle Estanco del Aguardiente No. 5-63, Centro Historico, Cartagena, Bolivar
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$48
per night
Oct 21 - Oct 22
3.4/5 (61 reviews)

"There is a school, gallery, coffeeshop, and chapel all within the courtyard or on the different levels of the El Claustro House which I found fun to explore. The hotel rooms are incredibly small and at the top level (3rd floor). I was traveling alone, but the room would have been too small for two ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2019

El Claustro Hotel House
Casa Boutique Reconquista
3 out of 5
Calle de las Bovedas No. 39 - 25, San Diego, Cartagena
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3.1/5 (28 reviews)
Terrible hotel, worse owner.

"Avoid this hotel! The owner gave our reservation to someone else and told us we had to go to a different hotel across town that was well outside of the old city."…"

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2017

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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in San Diego

Traveling can be more than just going somewhere different on your stay out of town, it can also be about experiencing the history and culture of an area. A fantastic way to get a sense of the region's culture is to absorb yourself in its history. Touring the area's landmarks or museums is a good beginning, but staying in a San Diego historic hotel can take you back in time. Get ready to pack your duffel (you won't need a time machine) as your San Diego landmark hotel awaits.

Grab Your Place in History

When you pass through your San Diego hotel's reception, you'll be transported to a previous era. With their unique architectures and addresses in the center of San Diego, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their modern counterparts. While these accommodations may be historic, they have most of the modern comforts that allow you to relax or keep in touch during your trip. You'll discover your room outfitted with a cozy bed, and just about everything you'll need for a wonderful visit.

After you've checked-in and had a look around the hotel property, you can tour the famous landmarks and museums to appreciate more of the region's culture. Undoubtedly, all this time traveling will stimulate your appetite. Be sure to speak with your hotel's front desk staff to suggest the popular places to grab a drink or breakfast in San Diego are. Feel free to check out our 1885 guest reviews for recommendations from like-minded travelers to help make your San Diego getaway that much better.

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San Diego has 1531 vintage hotels that maintain the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous hotels are where distinguished world leaders may have stayed. You're sure to land a hotel with all the amenities and the traits you desire. Take advantage of the great San Diego deals with Expedia, and make your visit one to remember with a stay in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

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