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Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique

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Calle de la Tablada 7-62 Historic Center, Cartagena 130001 Colombia See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews old city walled city exposed brick within walking distance small pool inner courtyard main level rooftop pool historic sites beds were very comfortable plenty of hot water breakfast room reception area location is ideal the ground floor first floor beautiful hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Bantu hotel is an oasis of calm and luxury in the heart of the old walled city of Cartegna. The rooms are beautifully decorated and the staff very attentive and helpful. The hotel is very centrally situated to explore the old town but in...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Dear Guest, Received a warm regard from Bantú Hotel by Farand Boutique, We were so pleased to receive your coments. Thank you for visiting at Bantú Hotel By Faranda Boutique! We are glad you found what your were looking for. Our goal is to always...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, beautiful courtyard but very hot and humid. Nicely appointed rooms with good beds and linen, but very dark (only small window facing courtyard and very few and weak light fixtures).Reception staff speaks only a bit of English and is not very helpful or...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Rose_Inger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is in a great location and very clean, everything you would expect at this price range. I will only summarize the issues that weren't up to par given the price, hence lower stars for the review. * Our room wasn't ready at check-in time...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bantu is a very nice hotel with a lot of history in its walls. The rooms are super lovely equipped and decorated. The only thing: the staff at reception could be a bit more friendly and welcoming. Also fresh prepared coffee for breakfast would be...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arrival everything appeared fine, the staff checked us in and gave us a glass of juice. We found the room to be interestingly decorated with hard wood furniture and an excellent bathroom which was open to the elements, and had a huge tiled bath...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Description
Bantu invites you to discover a charming boutique hotel in the historic center of Cartagena de Indias, colonial city of Colombia, and one of the most amazing places in the Caribbean, full of warmth and More authenticity. Distinguished with the category of 5 stars, Bantu Hotel offers an inside-edge design, colonial architecture and unique services: XVIII colonial infrastructure, chill out terrace, solarium, pool area, spa, bar, restaurant ... a bespoke luxury. Meet one of the most charming hotels in Colombia for couple getaways and business travel. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$153 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bantu Hotel And Lifestyle
,
Bantu Hotel Cartagena
,
Bantu Hotel Lifestyle
Location
Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Spa
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
28
Price range
US$153 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bantu Hotel And Lifestyle
,
Bantu Hotel Cartagena
,
Bantu Hotel Lifestyle
Location
Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
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Traveller (600)
Room & Suite (183)
Pool & Beach (83)
Dining (48)
Amenities (46)
Family and Play Areas (34)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
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Questions & Answers
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LuisaFernanda M
28 July 2018|
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Response from Leslie M | Reviewed this property |
The Taxi stand is situated right outside the customs exit and they give you a ticket with the price. So there is no need worrying about overpricing. The fare is about 12000 COP which is about $4.50
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Danielle M
13 May 2018|
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Response from Greg T | Reviewed this property |
Our two rooms were brighter than Thecatsmum4 described. There are windows beside many of the doors which open into the courtyard, and other rooms with windows and balconies onto the street. I don't think you want windows... More
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Pandora T
28 September 2017|
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Response from DonnaB0129 | Reviewed this property |
We booked one of these for 3 adults and it was fine.
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Room Tips
"Many different types of rooms. Rooms with the K size bed on the first floor seems to be better"
Rose_Inger
1 week ago
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"Rooms on 2nd floor or higher."
MSARACER
3 weeks ago
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"Our room 105 was noisy."
TeresaSeattle
09 Sep 2018
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"Ask for a room with a claw foot tub! There are 5 that have them "
lch3pa
07 Aug 2018
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