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    Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique

    Calle de la Tablada 7-62 | Historic Center, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
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    • Excellent61%
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This hotel is ideally located just a few minutes from restaurants and historic sites. Rooms are large with quirky colonial decor, comfortable beds, great showers and reasonably quiet effective aircon. Staff are pleasant, helpful and friendly. Breakfast is average at best with not enough space...More

    Thank Richard42
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The Bantu is an original hotel in the middle of Centro built around 3 gardened patios. The location was perfect for walking to all the tourist attractions. Room 208 was sooo wonderfully quiet and cozy. Most important it had excellent AC. We enjoyed feeding Pepe...More

    Thank rtpana
    Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 1 week ago

    Dear guest First of all we want to thank you for telling us about your experience in our hotel and we are totally pleased that your stay has been pleasant. Our staff will always be willing to give you the best attention so that your...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Just spent 4 days and 3 nights in Cartagena, and super happy that we picked Bantu to host us. The facilities are lovely: an old colonial house, very well decorated, and with the right size to allow you as much privacy as you want. We...More

    Thank Marta B
    Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Mrs. Martha Thank you very much for your comment. It really is very satisfying to read that it is perceived that our rooms are equipped for your comfort with high quality products that are at the height of the hotel and the guests who...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The Bantu Hotel is a lovely restoration of 2 colonial mansions, incorporated into one hotel and creating a beautiful lobby and living area, enclosed by thick (and cooling) heavy stone walls. The location could not be better, as it is inside the walled portion of...More

    Thank SparkyTS
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Located in the heart of the old city, the Bantu Hotel is an experience in itself: you walk into an outdoor "lobby" that is really part of the lush inner courtyard, where a waterfall trickles through the greenery and three toucans wander, perfectly willing to...More

    Thank jamesrcarrolldc
    Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear James I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts about our Hotel and to have fully enjoyed Bantu Hotel during your stay. We are glad to know that you and your family enjoyed Cartagena de Indias and the...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$160 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
    • #8 Business Hotel in Cartagena
    • #30 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
    • #34 Family Hotel in Cartagena
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    • Bolivar Department >
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    • Also Known As
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    BeSSunny
    4 June 2017|
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    Response from cathyd | Reviewed this property |
    None of the rooms have balconies facing outside. The rooms all face an open atrium which is very light with lots of little niches to sit. Inside the rooms though, we felt it was very dark even with all the lights on.
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    Jem J
    30 May 2017|
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    Response from Arleth | Property representative |
    Dear Mrs. Jem, According to your request, we can offer to you our Premium Room, this room has two beds and is very comfortable for two persons. Cordially, Kerling Luna R. Bantú Hotel.
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    13 December 2015|
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    Response from Jane B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes rooms are air conditioned as well as the room where breakfast is served. The lobby is not air conditioned.
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    "Room on the ground floor if you do not like to take the stairs. No elevator. It is an old Colonial house..."
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