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Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“old city”(44 reviews)
“walled city”(26 reviews)
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All reviewspresidential suiteold citywalled citywithin walking distancesmall pooltourist sitesrooftop pooloutdoor showercomfortable bedsplenty of hot waterbreakfast roominner courtyardreception arealocation is idealthe ground floorfirst floorbeautiful hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Before booking a hotel in Cartagena you need to be aware that there are really two Cartagenas. The first, and the one where 99% of the people would want to stay is inside the walls of the colonial city. However, across the water from old...More

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Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest Thank you very much for your important comments, which undoubtedly helps us show our guests the true experience that happens at Bantu Hotel. I want to thank you for taking the time to share your appreciation about our Hotel and having fully enjoyed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our one night stay so much, we came back again three days later. Hotel has integrated historical stone and brick walls into the rooms and common area. Every sitting area is enchanting. Large tree and rope swing in the central atrium. Pet toucan...More

1  Thank Greg T
Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest Thank you very much for your important comments, which undoubtedly helps us show our guests the true experience that happens at Bantu Hotel. We appreciate your opinion, this motivates us to continue working to be better every day for you. We hope you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was like being transported back in time, giving you an authentic experience in a colonial setting. At the same time, it has a very luxurious, high-end feel, loaded with amenities and any service you can ask for at your fingertips. This is the...More

1  Thank Kelly M
Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kelly I want to thank you for taking the time to share your appreciation about our Hotel and having fully enjoyed the room during your stay. We thank you for your valuable comments. Bantú Hotel has a colonial atmosphere, basing its decoration on the...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Spent four nights at this hotel and although all the staff were very helpful we felt that there were probably better hotels for the same money in the area.The room we had [a suite] was very dark and needed much better lighting.More

1  Thank Madaboutphoto
Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 7 March 2018

Dear guest I want to thank you for taking the time to share your appreciation about our Hotel. You can be sure that your valuable suggestions about the rooms have been taken into account and we inform you that our reception can offer you an...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

Lovely little boutique hotel with charming inner courtyard. Thin walls, damp and noisy, both inside and outside of hotel. Not good for a peaceful night's sleep. Great location, though. Sweet little breakfast.More

3  Thank bijou12
Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 5 March 2018

Dear guest I want to thank you for taking the time to share your appreciation about our Hotel.   You can be sure that your valuable suggestions have been taken into account and we will work convinced that good service goes beyond the expectations of...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$145 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#10 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#19 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$145 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#10 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#19 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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BeSSunny
3 June 2017|
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Response from cathyd | Reviewed this property |
None of the rooms have balconies facing outside. The rooms all face an open atrium which is very light with lots of little niches to sit. Inside the rooms though, we felt it was very dark even with all the lights on.
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Jem J
30 May 2017|
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Response from Arleth | Property representative |
Dear Mrs. Jem, According to your request, we can offer to you our Premium Room, this room has two beds and is very comfortable for two persons. Cordially, Kerling Luna R. Bantú Hotel.
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"Rooms with balcony can get noisy, you will sleep better in an interior room."
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"Would only recommend if booking a suite. The "superior room" is luck of the draw"
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"Stay away from the street and the courtyard to limit noise"
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"Ask for a room with a closet or dresser drawers"
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