Ananda Hotel Boutique
Cartagena Historic City, Cartagena, Colombia
At a Glance
Well located in Cartagena's picturesque cobblestone Old Town
Beautifully restored colonial town house - an oasis in the city
A great base for exploring Cartagena's cultural charms
Very personalized and friendly service
Great deck on the terrace
Best time to Visit
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A year-round destination however as Cartagena has a hot and humid tropical climate, it can rain at any time of the year. Typically ‘drier’ season is from December to March, while the most rainfall comes in October and November. The best time to visit Cartagena is the dry season.
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Ananda Hotel Boutique is a beautifully renovated boutique hotel situated in the heart of Colombia's colonial coastal town of Cartagena; with gorgeous guest rooms, and a superb location in the heart of the old town.
Ananda Hotel Boutique is located in the heart of the historic centre of Cartagena, just a few blocks away from Santo Domingo Square. The hotel is a newly renovated colonial house, which dates back to the early sixteenth century and is surrounded by fashionable boutiques, art galleries and gourmet restaurants. Just around the corner you will see the magnificent fort wall that once protected the city from pirates.
Ananda Hotel Boutique has 23 lovely suites in three different categories, luxury, deluxe and superior junior suite plus three patios, a pool with Jacuzzi, restaurant, bar-lounge, two terraces and a third with a Jacuzzi, day beds, gym and a Grand Salon. The restaurant offers a delicious combination of Caribbean and Mediterranean cuisine.
The hotel provides tours around the Walled City, la Popa Monastery, walks along the bay of Manga and boat trips to the Rosario Islands, famed for its beautiful coral reefs, sea flora and fauna, mangroves and lagoons. The concierge will also be happy to arrange watersports, scuba diving and other local activities.
Ananda Hotel Boutique has 23 suites in three different categories - luxury, deluxe and superior junior suite. Rooms feature Egyptian cotton sheets, a minibar, LCD TVs, air-conditioning, ceiling fans in both the room and bathroom, WiFi and a collection of exclusive toiletries made form natural organic ingredients.
Children are welcome at the hotel, and babysitting can be arranged upon request, but there are no specific facilities or interconnecting rooms.
Facilities at the hotel include a small pool, restaurant, bar-lounge and terrace with Jacuzzi.
Activities include cultural city tours, day trips such as a boat trip to the nearby Rosario Islands, cycling, watersports and motorboat and yacht rental.
Sonia Bungaroo (Staff)
A beautiful boutique option in the heart of the old town, with a fantastic roof terrace and gorgeous original feature - such as the wall that frames the courtyard pool on the first floor, the only thing that matches the prettiness of the property is the attentiveness of the staff. A warm and welcoming oasis in the buzzing heart of Cartagena, make sure to use one of the complimentary bikes to navigate the towns cobbled streets and fill your basket with souvenirs and treats to bring home!
Half day private guided tour of Cartagena
Explore colonial Cartagena, taking in the city's key sights as you learn about the history of this old walled city. Visit the main museums, the iconic Santo Domingo church and the Inquisition Palace, accompanied by a private guide.
Literary Tour of Cartagena
Enjoy a tour of the colourful city of old town Cartagena, through the eyes and palate of one of its greatest artists, Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Best known for his book 100 years of solitude, Gabriel was a winner of the Nobel prize for literature.
Private Helicopter Tour of the Lost City
Departing from Cartagena, enjoy a private helicopter experience, soaring over remote corners of Colombia and the beautiful ruins of 'The Lost City', or 'Ciudad Perdida', one of the most important urban centres of the ancient Tayrona culture.
Rosario Islands by Private Yacht
Island hop on a private yacht around the beautiful Rosario Islands located one hour from Cartagena. The natural landscapes, crystal clear water and coral reefs, home to diverse flora and fauna, are the main attraction, plus great snorkelling & kayaking.
Rum & Cacao Tasting
Spend a couple of hours learning about and sampling two of Colombia's finest exports: rum and cacao. This tasting experience is not only a delight for the senses but also offers an interesting insight into their history and production.
Bogota, Coffee Triangle, Medellín, Cartagena & Tayrona
from £3800 pp inc flights & transfers for 12 nights
- A buzzing and immersive trip taking you through the key highlights of Colombia. Submerge in unique cities and towns, indigenous culture and epic architecture along with delicious culinary delights
- Spend time exploring the vibrant capital of Bogotá before heading on to the sweeping vistas of the famous Coffee Triangle
- Awaken your senses and enjoy a taste of Colombia’s best coffee with stunning views to match in Pereira, nestled in the foothills of the Andes
Bogota & Cartagena
from £1900 pp inc flights & transfers for 7 nights
- Week-long itinerary taking in the absolute highlights of Colombia
- Explore the coastal city of Cartagena, a colonial gem with a distinctly Caribbean flavour
- Get under the skin of Bogota, surrounded by the Andes and made up of a patchwork of characterful neighbourhoods
Location & directions
Cartagena Historic City, Cartagena, Colombia
Ananda Hotel Boutique is located on Calle del Cuartel, in the heart of the historic centre of Cartagena.
How to get there
14-hour international flight to Bogota El Dorado International Airport, followed by a 1-hour 20-minute domestic flight to Rafael Núñez International Airport .
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