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Hotel Monterrey

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#57 of 149 Hotels in Cartagena
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Wow, we just loved this hotel. We stayed 5 nights and had a great time. Pros: - Great location - just in front of the Plaza Del Reloj, so one block from the door to enter the Old Town, in a great neighborhood called Getsemani. The location can't be better. You have the best of both worlds: easy to go...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The Monterrey is a lovely old fashioned hotel. It's in a beautiful historical building which is well maintained with pool and bar on the rooftop. We spent many an hour sunbathing up there, watching the world go by below over a (very well priced) cocktail. The rooms are of a good size, air conditioned and with English speaking TV channels!...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel Monterrey was a lovely clean hotel and it is pretty central to everything. Breakfast is included and it was pretty yummy. Staff was friendly. We ate at the restaurant one night and it wasn't very good. don't get the chicken cordon bleu. it was gross. The roof top pool was good. It had a great view of the city....

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed three weeks. I love cartegena! Hotel comfortable great location!! Roof top pool ok, view spectacular! Boca grande close ! Be careful mosquitoes closet infested! Sprayed !!! Will I return yes but not as long! Great restaurant in area red knife go

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Springfield, Illinois
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Great location in front of the Reloj which is the main entrance to the old city. Rooms in front of the buildings are great and with wonderful views and they also come with a balcony but are very noisy on weekends due to a dance club/bar next door. If you do not like the noise, then ask for a room...

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Thank Clevlander
USA
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This is the perfect hotel if you want to be in the center of Cartagena and want the basics, but nothing else. There was some mysterious hair in the shower that it was not mine... Yuk!!! I left it for a day to see of house keeping would clean it but nothing! Will be staying elsewhere when I go back...

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Thank TTravel7
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We got lucky and had a room with a balcony on the square with an excellent view of the old city. Cheaper than staying IN the old city but located conveniently close! Good breakfast included and lovely rooftop terrace. Comfortable bed. Great service.

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Barcelona
Reviewed 1 June 2016

After not really finding the hostel we wanted to stay in in Cartagena, we decided to look for a good deal hotel. Monterrey seemed perfectly fine for that. The location is great, just outside the city walls, and Getsemani around the corner. Rooms are big, but ours smelled pretty humid each time we entered. The rooftop bar and terrace have...

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Cape Elizabeth
Reviewed 27 May 2016

The staff was friendly and very helpful, amenities fine, rooms had everything you need. The location couldn't have been better. The only criticism we had was that the pool water was too warm --- but that's Cartagena weather.

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Silver Spring, MD
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Firstly, this is a great location for a hotel, facing the clock tower just outside of the walled city of Cartagena. Now, I stayed here in 2010, and paid a bit more at that time than I did just last month, which seemed like a great bargain. The hotel is quaint and the rooms are very nicely appointed. Breakfast was...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Housed in a magnificent building designed by the french architect Gaston Lelarge at the end of the 19th century, the Hotel Monterrey reflects Cartagena's colonial and original atmosphere combined with european finest style. The Monterrey Hotel is located next to Cartagena's convention Center and only ten minutes away from Rafael Nunez Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Monterrey

Address: Centro Historico | Carrera 8 B No. 25-103, Cartagena 1425, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range: €90 - €129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Monterrey 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Monterrey Hotel Cartagena
Hotel Style:
#27 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#28 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#41 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
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“Take ear plugs”
Backbeat70, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the interior are quieter. I doubt the view is much so take an interior room if quiet is your goal.”
spanishb2015, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for The clock tower room view”
edisona990, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the inside have a small balcony and a garden”
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“Third floor overlooking the front of the building”
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