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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible15%
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“great location”(8 reviews)
“double room”(3 reviews)
“old town”(5 reviews)
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What's included
Multilingual Staff
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
The Marlin is a colonial style hotel; with comfortable rooms have air conditioning, cable TV and Wi-Fi. It is located in the walled historic center of Cartagena, the hotel's excellent location allows our guests to visit only three blocks, the most attractive places in Cartagena, as the...
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Location and contact
Calle De La Media Luna 10-35, Cartagena, Colombia
4.6 km to Rafael Nunez Airport
167 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.6 km from Walled City of Cartagena
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Reviewed 19 November 2012 via mobile

We stayed in a private room with air conditioning and a fan for 70,000 the first night and then 60,000 for the rest of the week...included scrambled egg breakfast. Rooms at the back of the hostel offer a quiet place to sleep. The private rooms...More

Thank Girlwithasmile
Response from hotelmarlincartagena, Director General at Hotel MarlinResponded 7 May 2014
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Estimado Huesped, mi nombre es Lorcy Florez Anaya administradora del HOTEL MARLIN primero que todo me gustaria agradecerle por quedarse...More

Reviewed 28 September 2012

We arrived after dark to hotel marlin. The service at check in was not very good. No one spoke English, and there seemed to be a lot of confusion at the front desk. Our room was very dark, the a/c stopped working after a few...More

Thank Jennazee
Response from hotelmarlincartagena, Director General at Hotel MarlinResponded 7 May 2014
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Estimado Huésped, mi nombre es Lorcy Florez Anaya administradora del HOTEL MARLIN primero que todo quiero agradecerle por quedarse con...More

Reviewed 23 September 2012

I stayed here for 2 nights (separated by 2 nights on Playa Blanca) and loved it! Me and my girlfriend took a double room with A/C and ensuite bathroom for 55,000COP (sorry, guy below!). The room number was 108 and I highly recommend you ask...More

Thank Hector R
Response from hotelmarlincartagena, Director General at Hotel MarlinResponded 7 May 2014
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Estimado Huesped, mi nombre es Lorcy Florez Anaya administradora del HOTEL MARLIN primero que todo me gustaria agradecerle por quedarse...More

Reviewed 18 September 2012

is one of the cheapest hotels with aircon in Cartagena and believe me...you will need the aircon. the room we had was not too small and has a tiny window conecting the room with the patio so zero wind...anyway there was not wind outside...we had...More

Thank lityfog
Response from hotelmarlincartagena, Director General at Hotel MarlinResponded 7 May 2014
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Estimado Huésped, mi nombre es Lorcy Florez Anaya administradora del HOTEL MARLIN primero que todo quiero agradecerle por quedarse con...More

Reviewed 31 August 2012

We stayed at the Marlin Hotel for two nights in July 2012. We were two couples travelling together and a few days before we arrived we made a reservation for two double rooms. But when we arrived late at night they only had one double...More

2  Thank Janine B
Response from hotelmarlincartagena, Director General at Hotel MarlinResponded 7 May 2014
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Estimado Huésped, mi nombre es Lorcy Florez Anaya administradora del HOTEL MARLIN primero que todo quiero agradecerle por quedarse con...More

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The Marlin is a colonial style hotel; with comfortable rooms have air conditioning, cable TV and Wi-Fi. It is located in the walled historic center of Cartagena, the hotel's excellent location allows our guests to ...More visit only three blocks, the most attractive places in Cartagena, as the clock tower, Castillo San Felipe Castle Historical Center, convention center, the Zona Rosa, and five minutes from the beach. Less
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Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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"some have AC, some have fans only."
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"Make sure you get a room with air-conditioning"
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"one of those nights were really noisy! but thats all about backpacking!!! right???"
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"Wifi is only accessible on the first floor"
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