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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

Casa Abril is the cheapest place I found in the worthwhile San Diego area. Cartagena can give off a sketchy vibe at night, but the walk to this B&B always felt safe. Great air conditioning, good wifi, warm staff. The walls are thin, but we stayed during the off season. The included breakfast is nothing to write home about.

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Reviewed 27 December 2013 via mobile

- Great location - Room smells nice - Basic breakfast - tERRIBLY noisy in the morning as the room is at the breakfast area and 2 m away from the reception - taxi airport to hotel is 10000 cop - can get in and out 24 hours a day

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Reviewed 12 February 2013

pro: nice position friendly staff clean rooms good price negative: small rooms bad wi-fi internet average breakfast (arepas-zumo-fruta-leche-cafe-tostadas marmelada cereals) definetely the right place to stay a couple of days!

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 26 November 2012

I stayed with a friend in a small room on the garden area, this rooms have A/C and are very quiet, allowing you to comfortably sleep. The first time I intended to have a shower, there was no hot water but after asking the staff, they explained to me that there was a switch in the superior part of the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 29 May 2012

This place seemed pretty good at first. We liked the service from the people that worked there, we liked the room, price was alright. However, we encountered a huge problem there. We had one of the first floor rooms along the garden area. The third night we were there, it rained in the middle of the night. I got out... More 

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Amsterdam
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Reviewed 19 April 2012

My partner and I did NOT like this B&B AT ALL! The service was really bad (from having to wait at the front desk for 15 minutes, while the receptionist was working on her finances just in front of me to not wanting to give a discount on the room rate for not having any hot water in our room... More 

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Aberdeen, New Jersey
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Reviewed 3 March 2012

My husband and I just spent a week in Cartagena and stayed at Hotel Casa Abril on Calle Quero. There are two locations, the other one is next to the Hotel Santa Clara. The hotel itself is in a perfect location in the San Diego district right next to El Centro. The walled city is such a small place that... More 

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california
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Reviewed 2 February 2012

The rooms are on the small size and the breakfast is nothing to write home about, but the location is fantastic, place is very clean, and people who run it are very friendly.

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Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 16 November 2011

I booked this place based on very good reviews on one booking site and was very satisfied with my choice. The place is small (5-6 rooms) and is located on a quiet street near to San Diego Sq. in the historical center of Cartagena. The location is very good, easy to get everywhere on foot and the street feels less... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
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Additional Information about Hotel Casa Abril

Address: Calle Quero No 9-120 | Centro San Diego, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range: $55 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Casa Abril 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All the rooms are small.........”
 of 5 bubbles denmik1273, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“It is a very small hotel and all rooms are similar.”
 of 5 bubbles mariasD4060NL, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“My room was closer to reception... can't guarantee wifi for rooms further from reception...”
 of 5 bubbles JessicaDally, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
“take the room from nr 103 (or specify rooms far from reception 102 and 103 are too noisy) if u need better wifi connection look for casa abril II (a bit more expensive)”
 of 5 bubbles thepivels, 12 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Breakfast is served in the garden area, so if you wake up late you may have some morning noise in the rooms in the garden area. I think all rooms have A/C”
 of 5 bubbles PaolaL758, 26 Nov 2012 | Read review
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