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    Occidental Cartagena

    Anillo Vial Via Manzanillo del mar Km. 4 | No. 9-85, Cartagena 985, Colombia
    011 34 971 92 80 21
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good37%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “quiet pool” (36 reviews)
    “free shuttle” (35 reviews)
    “main bar” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 343 reviews

    Reviewed today

    Nice enough all inclusive hotel - the pools are nice, as are the grounds - all well kept. Most staff speaks poor english (or not at all) - one waiter in the bar did not understand the word "beer" !! Wifi is horrible - disconnects...More

    Thank Tom H
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Staff amazing - resort at its worst I’ve stayed. Food not much choice. Breakfast if you got there past 9am you got crumbs and they were pretty much done for the day. Servi-Bar not serviced in 3 days had to keep asking. Need tons of...More

    Thank Che T
    Response from Alonso G, General Manager at Occidental CartagenaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear guest, From the general management and all the employees who Works at Hotel Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo we would like to say thanks for your comments, they are valuable for us. We also want to be grateful for you taking some time to let...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    If you only speak English, then don’t stay at this resort because the staff does not speak any English which could pose problems for English-speakers. There are other reasons to not stay at this resort. Although the grounds are beautiful, it takes way too long...More

    1  Thank Jacqueline P
    Management response:Responded 29 September 2017

    Dear Jacqueline Pavlik, From the general management and all the employees who Works at Hotel Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo we would like to say thanks for taking some time to lets us know how was your experience with us. Those give us the chance to...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    We stayed at this resort for two nights. The pools and beach were beautiful, warm, and relaxing. A great place to relax and read. The rooms were fine but needed some updating. We couldn't get wifi signal in the room (which would have been a...More

    Thank Chloe C
    Management response:Responded 28 August 2017

    Dear chloe, From the general management and all the employees who Works at Hotel Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo we would like to say thanks for your comments, they are valuable for us. We also want to be grateful for you taking some time to let...More

    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    The resort was all-inclusive. The grounds of the resort were spectacular. However, although the rooms were clean, it resort could use some updating. Food was great, but could have used more variety, especially at breakfast. All around though, it was a great resort. The provided...More

    Thank Sara R
    Management response:Responded 24 August 2017

    Dear Sara, From the general management and all the employees who Works at Hotel Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo we would like to say thanks for your comments, they are valuable for us. We also want to be grateful for you taking some time to let...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$161 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
    • #17 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
    • #21 Family Hotel in Cartagena
    • #37 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 190
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    • Location
    • Colombia >
    • Bolivar Department >
    • Cartagena District >
    • Cartagena
    • Also Known As
    • Occidental Grand Cartagena Hotel Cartagena
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    Traveller (1412)
    Pool & Beach (370)
    Room & Suite (304)
    Dining (94)
    Hotel & Grounds (778)
    Family and Play Areas (36)
    Bathroom (24)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    Pat P
    8 October 2017|
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    Response from alainrichard | Property representative |
    20 minutes (10 miles)
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    8 October 2017|
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    Response from kezdolly | Reviewed this property |
    Depends on time of day but maximum 20 minutes I would say....
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    26 June 2017|
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    Response from ATLTraveler60898 | Reviewed this property |
    I saw tank tops, shorts and flip flops/sandals everywhere except for the indoor restaurant that offers the Columbian themed food. I would recommend nicer clothes for that one.
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    "Choose a 1 bedroom suite. Worth the extra space and nice balcony."
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    "Rooms close to pool have Jacuzzi"
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