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Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena

4.5 stars
Avenue San MartínCalle 6 Esquina, Bocagrande, CartagenaBolivarColombia, 800-491-6126
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Good3.8 / 5
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Vibe
Vibe is not too good
Pool
Pool should be renewed
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  • Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.) 19-min drive; 5.7 miles/9.2 km
  • Free self parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena

Hotel Info: 866-539-8117

from $100
  • Standard One King Bed
  • Executive Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Run of House
  • Non-Smoking
  • Superior One Twin Bed
  • Standard Room, Partial Ocean View
  • Superior One King Bed
  • Superior Room
  • Standard One Twin Bed Ocean View
  • Junior Suite One King Bed
  • Standard Ocean View
  • Standard One Twin Bed

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 258 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 21 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children (10 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding, but may not be eligible for free breakfast

  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID *

  • Babysitting/childcare *

  • Children's club *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • All-inclusive rates available

Also known as

  • Almirante Hotel
  • Hotel Almirante
  • Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia

Policies

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.

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.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • 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 1.5 per person, per night

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 70000 per night

Children's club access is available for an extra charge

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 20 per vehicle (roundtrip)

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast daily
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Beach towels
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Health club
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Casino
  • Children's pool
  • Steam room
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Sauna
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 11022
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1024
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Year Built 1996
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Television in common areas
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Memory foam mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

All inclusive

All-inclusive room rates at Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Spa

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

Dining

CAFETERIA LOS CORALES - Overlooking the ocean, this buffet restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

RESTAURANTE EL ALCATRAZ - This fine-dining restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

RESTAURANTE PLAZA REAL - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

PIZZERIA ALMIRANTE - Overlooking the ocean, this theme restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.

Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena’s small print

Also known as

  • Almirante Hotel
  • Hotel Almirante
  • Hotel Almirante Cartagena Colombia

Policies

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.

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.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • 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 1.5 per person, per night

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 70000 per night

Children's club access is available for an extra charge

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 20 per vehicle (roundtrip)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Recent reviews

Good 3.8 /5 from 172 reviews

Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Just great
3 night trip
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena
Good3.0 / 5
Bad
Ic04 65 Not happy and not enough space here to tell all. Some staff seemed very happy but others seemed unfriendly. Upon entering my room I realized there was absolutely nothing of convenience in the room. No pen, paper, Minnie bar, coffee maker and it needed touching up with paint. Minutes later someone arrived to open my safe (I'm not sure why it was locked) 30 minutes later I'm standing there waiting while the man tries to still open my safe. He leaves and comes back and tries again and eventually tells me I must move rooms. Ok so I pack and move to a second room which takes 45m to get Someone to tell me what room. In the second room my safe does not work again. I call front desk and they send another person to look at this safe and he proceeds to work on it for 30m changing batteries and such. At this point I'm not happy and tell him that I have been here 2 hours and In 2 rooms and would like to talk to a supervisor. He says one second, leaves and then returns 15m later with yet another man who proceeds to dismantle and remove the safe ... At this point I am angry so I get a drink at the bar which there is no bartender. I wait 20m and one shows. Good drink! I return and the workmen are leaving. Safe works fine for 1 hour and at dinner the safe stops working again! I just hide my things and go to dinner. I was miserable here after this ... There are nicer hotels all over for just a few $ more. Stay at intercontinental or Hilton!
2 night trip
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena
Excellent4.0 / 5
Excellent choice of stay. Would definitely stay again.
4 night trip with friends
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Very nice hotel.
I recommend this hotel. Very good location Friendly employees that you feel like home Breakfast included and good service. Hotel location Cleanliness of room and very modern hotel.
3 night romance trip
Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Great for fitness freaks!
I LOVED this hotel! Being a gym rat, I was super impressed with their health club and gym. The restaurant food was also very good and the hotel is in a great location.
2 night trip

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Hotel Almirante Cartagena - Colombia, Cartagena

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