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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good32%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible16%
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“great location”(8 reviews)
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“old town”(5 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 February 2012

Second time there, stayed for almost a week in January. Night Security/Guest Services guy was named Jose, I believe, was very helpful, polite, and eager to assist. He also speaks a little english. =) Getmsemani is a very active, happening place, close to just about...More

2  Thank Miguel C
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 7 February 2012

The hotel is located close to the city center as well as bars, restaurants and clubs. The prices are affordable and you can buy cheap drinks directly at the hotel. There's a service/security person at the desk 24h a day and an internet connection is...More

1  Thank travelista2012
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 10 January 2012

We found this hotel very expensive for a room without window in a long corridor looking like prison. The breakfast is included but it is simply AWFUL. No one eat it when we were there. Services offered in the hotel are more expensive than in...More

Thank sevenvol
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 6 January 2012

In november 2011 I stayed at Marlin for eight nights. The leadership seemed unfriendly, always in a bad temper, too busy to pay attentiones to the guests questiones, and unkind to the staff. The bad atmosphere it caused could not be compensatet by acceptable price...More

Thank Ruth L
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 26 December 2011

cheapest we could find and did exactly what it said on the tin pretty inoffensively. they're not the most helpful and i won't disagree with the comments on prison cell aesthetics but that didn't bother usMore

1  Thank Tootdon
Response from hotelmarlincartagena, Director General at Hotel MarlinResponded 8 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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US$ 24 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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