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Occidental Cartagena

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“quiet pool”(36 reviews)
“main bar”(28 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food is ok and abundant but between breakfast and the snack bar there's one and a half hour when you can't find anything to eat, the same happens between the closing of the snack bar and the dinner. Open bar is good. It was kind...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The experience was amazing, food was incredible, the staff always willing to help. They have an area for kids and another one for adults so you can choose. We had 4 rooms and had not issues at all. Also the WI-Fi is pretty good, you...More

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Response from Alonso G, General Manager at Occidental CartagenaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest From the general management and all the employees who Works at Hotel Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo we would like to say thanks for your comments, they are valuable for us. We also want to be grateful for you taking some time to let...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort is fine as long as you know what you're in for: quite isolated, it takes a half hour shuttle bus ride - that must be booked a day in advance - to get to the city and the action. It features tired, damaged...More

Thank missmuxx
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

As you read my review know that all my recent experience all-inclusive resort experiences have been with 5-Star Secrets and Excellence resorts. What to like: laid back, no pressure and no selling. The staff appears happy and genuinely helpful. Very clean. The beach is private...More

Thank Chris R
Response from Alonso G, General Manager at Occidental CartagenaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chris From the general management and all the employees who Works at Hotel Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo we would like to say thanks for your comments, they are valuable for us. We also want to be grateful for you taking some time to let...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

For the price you receive more than you deserve. The best amenities in the Hotel are: - Friendly staff. - The 3 restaurants prepare delicious food, I was surprised with the difference of buffet , HUGE DIFFERENCE. - There are 2 pools, one for everyone...More

Thank Jorge R
Response from Alonso G, General Manager at Occidental CartagenaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest From the general management and all the employees who Works at Hotel Estelar Grand Playa Manzanillo we would like to say thanks for your comments, they are valuable for us. We also want to be grateful for you taking some time to let...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
#17 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#37 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Family Hotel in Cartagena
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Cartagena
#17 Spa Hotel in Cartagena
#37 Romantic Hotel in Cartagena
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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humanwavetheresa
25 January 2018|
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Response from Alonso G | Property representative |
Dear Guest, You will find a coffee maker in every of each room, that service have an extra cost.
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humanwavetheresa
25 January 2018|
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Response from Tricito14 | Reviewed this property |
There are no coffee machines in the rooms. Coffee is served at breakfast and they is a machine close to the restaurants where you can make it
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Room Tips
"Choose a 1 bedroom suite. Worth the extra space and nice balcony."
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"Try to avoid a room by the elevator if you can"
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"Stay somewhere else or book a suite."
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"Rooms close to pool have Jacuzzi"
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