Movich Cartagena de Indias

Cartagena Historic City, Cartagena, Colombia

At a Glance

  • Contrasting colonial architecture with contemporary interiors

  • Just 32 rooms and suites creating an intimate atmosphere

  • Enjoy fantastic views of the old town from your balcony or the hotel's fantastic terrace

  • Located in Cartagena's old town within walking distance of the famous clock tower and the city's main plazas

  • A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World

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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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Located within the beautiful walled city of Cartagena in the heart of the city's old town, Movich Cartagena is a beautiful boutique property which blends colonial architecture with contemporary design and boasts fantastic views from its rooftop terrace.

Set within the old district of the colourful city of Cartagena, Movich Hotel is a perfect base for exploring this charming Colombian treasure. Regularly heralded as one of Latin America's most beautiful cities, Cartagena de Indias sits on the edge of the sparkling Caribbean Sea, a colonial gem which is steeped in history and prides itself on its welcoming atmosphere. The hotel itself is ideally placed within the walled city, walking distance from a number of the main attractions and boasting stunning views over the rainbow of buildings and the azure waters beyond.

Housed inside a traditional colonial building, the hotel's contemporary interiors contrast perfectly with the city outside and create a sophisticated retreat in which to rest weary limbs after strolling the city's walls and cobbled streets. Each of the 32 rooms and suites blends sleek modern lines, neutral colours and exposed stonework with splashes of vibrant colours which reflect the Caribbean influence. A number of the rooms benefit from a balcony and views of the city below.

Facilities at the Movich Hotel Cartagena include a restaurant and bar which serves up delicious Mediterranean and Asian cuisine and a range of refreshing cocktails. The absolute highlight is the hotel's terrace which enjoys a 360 degree panoramic view, taking in the city's key sights and the bright blue Caribbean waters as a backdrop. The terrace bar offers specially crafted drinks for guests wishing to simply lounge in this idyllic spot or make use of the Jacuzzi.

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There are 32 rooms and suites which are spread over 6 floors. A number of the rooms benefit from a balcony which enjoys views over the old town or the Caribbean. All rooms feature king-size beds, windows, air conditioning, safe, cable TV, sofa, ensuite bathroom and access to the internet. Five of the 19 Superior rooms can be made into twins, accommodating families.


No specific child care services are available but a handful of rooms can be made into twin rooms to accommodate families.


Facilities include a restaurant and bar which serves up Mediterranean and Asian cuisine, a rooftop terrace with bar and Jacuzzi.


Nearby activities include cultural city tours, day trips such as a boat trip to the nearby Rosario Islands, cycling, watersports and motorboat and yacht rental.


  • 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.

Location & directions

Cartagena Historic City, Cartagena, Colombia

Located in the old town of Cartagena, Hotel Movich Cartagena is just two blocks from the Santo Domingo Plaza and the clock tower.

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. Movich CVartagena is located approx. a 10-minute drive from the airport.

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