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Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique

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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average9%
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“old city”(43 reviews)
“walled city”(25 reviews)
Free Wifi
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All reviewspresidential suiteold citywalled citywithin walking distancetourist sitessmall poolchorizooutdoor showerreception areabreakfast roombeds were very comfortablelocation is idealthe ground floorinner courtyardfirst floorquiet streetthe air conditioning
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Reviewed 7 May 2015

Bantu is the ideal boutique hotel in Cartagena due to its perfect location in San Diego, its friendly and dependable staff, and its very comfortable rooms. Breakfast can rival with any grand hotel's and the place is decorated with fine taste. Look out for the...More

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Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 11 August 2015

Good afternoon. Dear guest, We appreciate the fact that you took the time to review your stay at our Bantú Hotel and are even more pleased that everything went as planned. We hope to have you again very soon. Best regards, Arleth Avilez.

Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

This place is amazing, the service, the food, the rooms! The location is ideal.. It is in the old city center which is the place where you want to be! This is a boutique hotel which is not that big. The decoration is beautiful each...More

Thank Carolina M
Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 11 August 2015

Good afternoon. Dear guest, Thank you so much for your wonderful description of our Bantú Hotel, it fills our spirit of motivation to keep on giving our clients the best experience they could ever imagine. We hope to see you again very soon. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 20 April 2015

My husband and I stayed at Hotel Bantu in March 2015. We were there for a wedding. We absolutely loved the hotel. We stayed in one of the bigger rooms. We got an excellent rate, but breakfast was not included. I believe most of the...More

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Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 11 August 2015

Good afternoon. Dear guest, This types of reviews are always very helpful and somewhat informative. First, you are not only helping future clients, but are also giving us some advices for us to put into work. We gladly serve you as it is a pleasure...More

Reviewed 20 April 2015

This hotel is located within the walled old city and close to restaurants, shops, the wall and a supermarket. My room was huge with a cast iron tub that had its own rubber duckies. Wifi was free and in the room. There are two toucans...More

Thank Chech1965
Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 11 August 2015

Good afternoon. Dear guest, Always a pleasure to serve you here in our Bantú Hotel and it's even more gratifying when the review given by our client is only positive feedback. Hoping to see you again very soon. Best regards, Arleth Avilez.

Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

i have been to Cartagena several times now and have stayed in a couple different hotels. This is by far superior to any of the hotels I have stayed at. This last trip my reservation was canceled at another hotel a friend booked for me...More

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Response from Arleth , Gerente at Bantu Hotel By Faranda BoutiqueResponded 11 August 2015

Good afternoon. Dear guest, We are so pleased to know your stay in our Bantú Hotel was a fabulous experience. It's always a pleasure serving you and we are hoping to see you again very soon. Best regards, Arleth Avilez.

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Amenities
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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Hot Tub
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US$174 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#8 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#19 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$174 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#8 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#19 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#30 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pandora T
28 September 2017|
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Response from DonnaB0129 | Reviewed this property |
We booked one of these for 3 adults and it was fine.
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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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