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Hotel Pueblito Playa

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#55 of 149 Hotels in Cartagena
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 7 January 2017

The rooms were very clean, but nothing special. However, the owner, Brian, and the staff were amazing. Brian printed out a guide to Cartagena they had made, complete with restaurant recommendations, and everyone was very friendly. The location is one block from the beach and a reasonable walk (20-30 minutes) from the walled city. The breakfast was two delicious courses...

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loulouperra, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

What more could I ask from a review. It´s true we are not a ´boutique´or luxury hotel, but we try to offer great value for money and we do pride ourselves on our breakfast. Glad you appreciated it. However we are continually up grading our facilities to provide an even better service. When you are next in Cartagena, please pay...

Curitiba, PR
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The location is very good, silent and close to the beach, just 2 min walking. The best part of the hotel is that the owner is also the cook and his breakfast was the best ever. Mr Brian he's the best.

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loulouperra, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

What more could I ask for , such a compliment ! I cook with love and it´s great that you enjoyed my food. I thank you so much. Please come back anytime soon..

Uxbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend (mid-twenties), stayed here for 3 nights recently after finding it on hostelworld. Perfect for a short stay in Cartagena, located a 5-10 min taxi ride down the road from the historic centre in the upmarket Bocagrande area. The staff are outstanding; probably the most helpful and knowledgable we've come across after travelling around Colombia for a...

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loulouperra, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

Thank you, Matt, for your great review. Very much appreciated and I am so glad your enjoyed your stay with us. It makes our work worthwhile and I have passed on your comments to our staff. Please return to Colombia and come and see us.

Reviewed 8 October 2016

The hotel is very nice. The staff is extraordinary friendly and the breakfast is outstanding. The couple who runs the place is very kind. The hotel is colorful and has a caribbean vibe. To get to the beach you only have to cross the street. We loved staying here. Thank you very much for everything. Martin & Lisa

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loulouperra, Manager at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

Thank you, Martin. I´m glad you enjoyed your stay with us. It was a pleasure for us too ! If you pass this way again, please come and see us.

Reviewed 30 September 2016

The place is very close to the beach, which is a big +. Breakfast is much beyond expectation! All is good in it - quality of food, quality of service and atmospere. Rooms are simple and clean. Cleaned every day with no questions or delays. The price is very good. Thank you, Alejandro and Brian!

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loulouperra, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments. It was a pleasure for us to have you stay, so please return the next time you are in Cartagena.

Park City, Utah
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I was planning to stay in Cartagena for 2 months. Upon landing I wanted to have a safe, clean, well located, budget friendly hotel, while I looked for an apartment. My expectations were exceeded by Hotel Pueblito Playa. In addition to my needs, the manager Alejandro and the owner Mister Brian speak excellent English. As an added bonus, the room...

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loulouperra, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

Dave, thank you so much for your kind comments. You know, we Brits have a great sense of humour - gets you through the difficult moment of life. We are waiting for you to get fed up with making your own breakfast in your apartment ! We expect to see you soon.

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I was staying in Cartagena at the hotel pueblito playa for one week. Since it was recommended by a friend I already knew what to expect and didn't got disappointed, in fact the mere opposite. I had a single room, which had the appropriate size, and which was a welcomed change to the dorms in the month before. Most important...

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loulouperra, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

Thank you, Sebastion, for your very kind comments and I am pleased we lived up to your expectations, especially our staff and our breakfasts. Please come back and see us sometime in the future.

Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Thank you to the staff at púeblito Playa. Everyone was excellent. Thank you Bryan the owner you generosity, friendlyness makes the place a great place to stay. I was there with all my family and Bryan and his staff made our stay spectacular. Affordable, clean and very friendly. I would recommend it anytime. Bryan you are awesome.

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loulouperra, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

What can I say ! We try our very best to make our clients welcome and your very kind comments make our efforts worthwhile. Thank you so much. Please return !

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We couldn't love this place any more. We originally booked for two nights then ended up extending it to five nights because we loved it so much. The location is perfect, smack bang between two beaches with one of them only 30m away and the other 500m away, the rooms are so nice and always cleaned so well, and the...

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777brian, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

Cynthia, I could not ask for more - what a glowing review ! So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again in the next few weeks. Thank you so very much. Enjoy your time in Colombia.

Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We absolutely loved our stay here. Our room was spacious, comfortable and quiet. The air conditioner and wifi worked very well. The breakfast was incredible- the best we have found in South America and different each day which was amazing. The hotel was easy to find, very close to the beach and less than 5 minutes in a taxi to...

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777brian, Owner at Hotel Pueblito Playa, responded to this review

What more could I ask of a review. Thank you so very much and it´s great for us to know that you enjoyed your time with us. Yes, please return ! Safe travel.

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Additional Information about Hotel Pueblito Playa

Address: Bocagrande, Avenida San Martin con calle 5 | Centro Comercial El Pueblito, Tercer Piso, Cartagena, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Cartagena
Price Range: $46 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Pueblito Playa 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Cartagena
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