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Occidental Cartagena

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  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“quiet pool”(36 reviews)
“main bar”(28 reviews)
“free shuttle”(37 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 March 2012

My husband and I just returned from the Occidental Grand ,we stayed from March 12 to the 19. In our opinion this was a excellent place to stay. We were fortunate to have a room on the 5 floor in building 2. It was a...More

3  Thank Chris555579
Reviewed 22 March 2012

Our group of 11 stayed at the Occidental from March 5 through March 12, 2012 (a week prior to March Break) and would highly recommend this resort to everyone. We were there to celebrate my mom’s (Issabelle) 80th birthday. The staff at the resort as...More

4  Thank I_am_Nance
Response from Hoteles_Estelar, E-Commerce at Occidental CartagenaResponded 29 March 2012

Good Morning Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience from your recent stay at Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo Hotel. We are very pleased to read your review and learn that you enjoyed your time with us. We appreciate your comments which are very important...More

Reviewed 20 March 2012

We stayed at the Occidental Grand from February 27 to March 12. This was our first 2 week winter vacation, travelling previously to Cuba, Cabo, and Huatulco. Honestly if we didn't have the old city to visit, we would have been bored out of our...More

2  Thank FuninsunGuelph
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Hola, We stayed at this resort between March 8-15th. After travelling to places like Dominican 3x, a change was much needed and we have no regrets for travelling to Colombia. We choose to stay at the Occidental Grand as it was close to the Old...More

6  Thank Live4VacationsBarrie
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Stayed at the Occidental Grande for 1 week in March. The hotel is nice, everyone was friendly, food was good. If you want music and entertainment, you can hang around the main pool. If you are looking for a quieter day, you can go to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 157 - US$ 356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#13 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
#17 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#37 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 157 - US$ 356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
#17 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#37 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1454)
Pool & Beach (370)
Room & Suite (304)
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Bathroom (24)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Response from Chris R | Reviewed this property |
The hotel offers free shuttle serve downtown throughout the day, but you need to book it in advance. We took a taxi to the hotel and then arranged for the hotel to take us back to airport. There are also tour options... More
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MTBDance
26 December 2017|
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Response from stacymedina1 | Reviewed this property |
This hotel includes breakfast lunch and dinner soda and very low level choice alcohol. There are no snacks and room service is extra. It's basic bare minimum food. Breakfast was leftover food from the night before. We ate... More
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Pat P
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"Choose a 1 bedroom suite. Worth the extra space and nice balcony."
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