Hotel Caribe by Faranda Grand

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Carrera 1a No 2-87, Cartagena, 130001, Colombia
4.1 out of 5 rating 1000 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Hotel Caribe by Faranda Grand in Cartagena (Bocagrande), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Clock Tower and Bocagrande Beach. This 4-star hotel is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Cartagena de Indias Convention Center and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from San Felipe de Barajas Castle.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 363 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including a health club and an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this Colonial hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy international cuisine at Pedro Heredia Restaurant, one of the hotel's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Need to unwind? Take a break at the bar/lounge, the beach bar, or the poolside bar for a tasty beverage. Full breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Cartagena? This hotel has facilities measuring 3444 square feet (320 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Bocagrande Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Rio Cartagena Casino - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
El Laguito Beach - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Castillo Grande Beach - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Castillo Grande Beach Plaza - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Plaza Bocagrande Commercial Center - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Hospital Naval de Cartagena - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Naval Museum Cartagena - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Alcaldia (City Hall) Cartagena - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Caribbean Naval Museum - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Los Pegasos Dock - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
San Pedro - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Parque de La Marina - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Puerta del Reloj - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
San Pedro Claver Church and Convent - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Caribe by Faranda Grand is Rafael Nunez Intl. Airport (CTG) - 8.6 km / 5.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 1pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • If you are traveling with a child your property 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.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Pool access available from 8 AM to 9 PM.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • For stays on or after January 1, 2021, citizens of Colombia and foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Foreigners on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.

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


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 19 for adults and USD 14 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 1 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 25 per person (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 45.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Luggage storage
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Children's pool
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Health club
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • -Swim-up bar
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Turkish bath/Hammam
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Beach towels
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Beach sun loungers
  • -Beach umbrellas
  • -Number of restaurants - 4
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 9
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 3444
  • -Proposal/romance packages available
  • -Elevator
  • -Beach bar
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 320
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • -Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • -Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • -Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • -Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • -Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking