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Karmairi Hotel Spa

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ny
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2012

We had a great stay in this hotel and all in all, it was a good and relaxing vacation for the both of us. Pluses - Service : The service is really good - everyone is smiley, helpful and polite. We like that their staff is always cleaning whenever nothing is going on. And they seemed to multi-task too..the waiter... More 

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3 Thank toastedbread
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, We are glad you took time on your review. We are analyzing every item you named and we will find a solution for everything. For Karmairi Hotel Spa is very important every detail so all our guests can spend a quality time in Karmairi Hotel Spa. We hope to have you here frecuently and we will very glad if... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2012

This hotel was the perfect end to our vacation to Cartagena. A little slice of heaven. Staff: The front desk staff were friendly.The wait staff by the pool and in the restaurant were very friendly and seemed to always be there at the right times-to fill your glass up or give you bug spray. Room: If you want privacy, this... More 

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1 Thank Ashley U
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi Ahsley, We really appreciate your great review. For us is very important to understand your needs and know how was your stay at Karmairi Hotel Spa. The staff really appreciate your comments, as we want to give a better service day after day, and we are commited to that. We apologize if you did not have privacy at your... More 

Miami, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2012

We stayed at this Hotel at the beginning of October for 5 days. The staff at this hotel are charming, nothing is too much trouble. Particular mention must be made of Franz who is exceptional. It is a very relaxing hotel on the beach with delicious food. Although not that close to Cartagena the shuttle is efficient and nice to... More 

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1 Thank Carol281
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, First of all, we would like to thank you for your review. We are really happy about hearing from you and your stay at Karmairi Hotel Spa. We will congratulate Frank for his excelence service. We also give special thanks to all our staff as they are improving avery day in order to give the best service in Cartagena.... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2012

I loved ny stay at the karmairi hotel,when we arrived we got upgraded to the presidential suite which was out of this world just amazing i initially paid for the junior suite which still looked amazing but the view was priceless,rooms were cleaned everyday,this hotel is perfect if you looking to relax and just sip cocktails by the pool,pool area... More 

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2 Thank Angelicaaaa
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, We noticed you spent and enjoy every area of our hotel, and we feel very happy you enjoyed. As you said, Karmairi Hotel Spa is perfect for couples. Altough we offer free transfer to/from Cartagena, so you feel very close to our city. We hope to have you here soon. Have a nice day. Sincerely Andres Lesmes Online Marketing... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 September 2012

I stayed here for two weeks at the beginning of September and I had a wonderful time. The staff at this hotel are wonderful. They were really friendly and helpful and ensured that I was safe and comfortable, and they always made sure that I had plenty to eat and drink. So a big thank you and hello to Frank,... More 

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1 Thank D S
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, We are extremely happy you spent a great time at Karmairi Hotel Spa. It means a lot to us. I already sent your greetings to the staff and we hope to have you here soon. With your review we are also glad we are improving our services and we are looking forward to improve even more in order to... More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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174 reviews
72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2012

I and my wife been there about 10 days ago, sep'2012. Firts when we arrived they gave a room on the back, and tha´s probably one of the worst hotel room I ever stayed, so small that I had no room to open my luggage, open to the aisle (only with mosquito net), but we could hear everything and the... More 

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6 Thank jdneves
Karmairi, Gerente at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, First of all we would like to apologize about all the inconveniences you had. We already took all your recommendations and we are making strong changes in every single detail. We hope we can have you here again soon and see that we take all reviews in a very serious way so we can improve our service. Sincerely General... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 September 2012

Many great things about Karmairi but the ones that are more enjoyable are its restaurant with hands down the best food in Cartagena. Believe me, I went to several well recommended restaurants: Plaza de Armas, Cevichería, Salou and Karmairi was the best. Besides food, service is fantastic. This is a small hotel so people are going to call you by... More 

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Thank Francisco B
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, The restaurant is one of the best places to be in Karmairi and we are glad you enjoyed the food. Our service is one of the main topics to be careful and we improve every time according with our guests. Although we are located 15 minutes away from Cartagena by car, we offer free transfer 3 times a day... More 

Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2012

We stayed for 5 nights and the hotel is lovely! It's private and cozy. Just what you need to have a peaceful and relaxing vacation. It's away from the old city but they offer transportation in three different hours. If you want to go in a different time you have to pay extra. The menu is focused on healthy food... More 

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Thank Natalia B
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your visit and your review. We are glad you had a great time here and enjoy every area of Karmairi Hotel Spa. Our food is one of the bests in Cartagena and we are happy you liked it. Hope to have you here very soon and enjoy again our hotel. Sincerely Andres Lesmes Online Marketing Director More 

Winnipeg, Canada
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2012

We stayed at the hotel for three days and enjoyed the sun, the beach, massage service and meals. The hotel is considered expensive. Rooms are excellent and comfortable and the service is spectacular, catering to anyone wanting a relaxing weekend in Cartagena. I would not recommend children here. Meals are gourmet style with Colombian flavours so at times you get... More 

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Thank CafeCarlos
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, We really appreciate your review and we are very happy we made your stay very pleasant. About your recommendation of not bring children here, we only allow people over 15 as you know our concept is relaxation. We also are glad you enjoyed our food as we are very committed to give the best dishes to all our guests.... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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64 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2012

I spent 2 nights at this hotel in August 2012 and was very happy with my stay and experience. The hotel is beautiful with lovely decor in the main lobby, lounge, restaurant and pool area. My room was clean, spacious and located in the front with a private balcony on the 2nd floor. I had a great view of the... More 

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1 Thank vacaciones71
Karmairi, Online Marketing Director at Karmairi Hotel Spa, responded to this review

Hi, We really appreciate your review and let other people see the benefits of our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed the spectacular view from your room and also you liked every single detail in Karmairi Hotel Spa. We are improving all the time our service and we are implementing new technologies and new standards in order to give the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Using our main resource, water, Karmairi Spa show a comfortable space full of relaxation and healthiness, where our guests can find themselves and enjoy Cartagena. Come and enjoy our private beach and all the spaces that Karmairi Hotel Spa has for you. Enjoy the Caribbean in Colombia with us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karmairi Hotel Spa

Address: Km 3 Via Manzanillo Del Mar, Cartagena, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Hotel Class:5 star — Karmairi Hotel Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Karmairi Hotel Cartagena
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
#11 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
#13 Luxury Hotel in Cartagena
#16 Business Hotel in Cartagena
#16 Family Hotel in Cartagena
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