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.
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
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.
When to visit
The film adaptation of Colombian Nobel prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s famous book ‘Love in the Time of Cholera’ was for the most part filmed in Cartagena’s historic quarter where Ananda Hotel Boutique is located. In fact, Garcia Marquez still has a house within the walled city.
Ananda Hotel Boutique is located on Calle del Cuartel, in the heart of the historic centre of Cartagena.
14-hour international flight to Bogota El Dorado International Airport, followed by a 1-hour 20-minute domestic flight to Rafael Núñez International Airport .
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.