Hotel Playa

Bocagrande Avenida San Martin No. 4-87, Cartagena, AA 1139, Colombia | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $106.00

Travel Blogs from Cartagena

One of the most beautiful cities in the world

A travel blog entry by ashhigh


... filthy, dirty, covered with rubbish, overcrowded and over developed with nasty shacks that serve poor food right on the middle of the beach. The locals have no problem with throwing their just finished beer can onto the sand before going into the sea... We walked 20 minutes away from the crowds and did find a nicer area of the beach, nearby were cabanas offering hammocks and camping areas for reasonable prices, but unfortunately we couldn't get away from our first impression. ...

Cartagena by the Sea

A travel blog entry by dinojay2


... building on a hectic street lined with restaurants and tiendas, taxis and boat tour touts, honking buses and roving sellers of sunglasses. On the back side of the building was a narrow strip of beach looking out onto Cartagena Bay and Isla de Tierrabomba (Land Mine Island - sounds awesome). Following three full months on the move we decided we needed to change up our routine a bit and rented an apartment for a few weeks in a city that is not only one of South ...

Day 38

A travel blog entry by tsundy

... I enjoyed it so much!! And we are it on the beach. Which was actually pretty creepy in the shaded place with slightly damp sand beneath your feet and what looked kind of clean but was a polluted beach. After our meal we headed back to the hotel where our rooms still weren't ready. So we sat around for a while getting advice from the owner. Finally we could check in - and our rooms were very nice! I at first thought the lounge was a shared area but turns out it was exclusively ...

Mariquita to Salento

A travel blog entry by robdelmar


... We ate, drank and then bought something sweet from the bakery to take back to the hostel. Unfortunately earlier on in the day i had felt my throat becoming sore and knew i'd have to take an early night. The hostel is built in a traditional style, it's kind of ramshackle with latches on doors and open grills above every door. Hence the rooms have a kind of outdoor indoor kind of feeling. Right now the room felt damp because of the mist. Temperatures are a lot cooler ...


A travel blog entry by ccchrissie

... materials/furniture across I don’t know!

We eventually ended up in the clouds before descending to Armenia.

The sun was setting on the way to Salento so wasn’t too picky about hostel choice, though Hostel La Casona got the boot as all rooms off the noisy communal area – went to Colibries which was cheaper & quieter though not as early as I had hoped – people still cooking & eating in the kitchen next door at ...

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This 3 star hotel is located on Bocagrande Avenida San Martin No. 4-87, Cartagena.
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