Casa del Arzobispado Hotel
What We Love
- Daily American breakfast is included in the Jetsetter rate
- A private outdoor pool secluded from the city’s hustle and bustle
- You can take one of the loaner bikes for a spin around Cartagena
- High-ceilinged rooms filled with antiques, but with all the modern comforts
What To Know
- Children 17 and under are not permitted
- Some rooms are on the first floor looking onto the pool
- Pets are not permitted
- Adults Only
- Free WiFi
- Parking On Site
Built in the 17th century and later the home of Antonio José de Ayos, a hero of Colombia’s war of independence, the 10-room boutique Casa del Arzobispado takes inspiration from the colonial era, filling its many nooks and crannies with religious art. The same Spanish Colonial style extends to the rooms and suites, which are well furnished with antique pieces as well as modern luxuries such as flat-screen TVs, rainfall showers and L’Occitane bath products. Spa services are available upon request, and daily breakfast is included. Go for a dip in the courtyard pool or catch a glimpse of the historic Cartagena de Indias (the Walled City) from second floor rooms or the rooftop terrace.
In the Area
While Cartagena’s historic vibe is certainly a big part of its charm, the city’s restaurants and shopping are decidedly 21st century. Prep for a night on the town with some local threads; hit Ketty Tinoco for whimsical pieces accented with feminine lace, or go for an edgier look (as well as bold printed purses) at Gabi Arenas. Then treat your taste buds to fruit-based cocktails and spot-on ceviche at La Perla, try Caribbean-influenced bites made with fresh-caught seafood at Donjuán, and indulge in a Mediterranean feast with a side of local artwork at FM Restaurante.
How to Get There
Highly recommend this hotel. The staff was very friendly and helpful and you couldn't get a better location. The room was a bit dark, but the pool area was perfect for hanging out and again, the staff was great.
It is a nice hotel at a quite location in the walled city.Staff is friendly. The courtyard has a swimming pool and is quite relaxing to sit .My room is on the first floor with no windows so it is a bit dark. There are not many electrical outlets. Overall we like it and would comeback.
Looking for a hotel in Cartagena, came across Casa del Arzobispado and booked it not expecting much. Was fantastic. Great location, the coffee shop is great for drinks and meal if needed. The breakfast upstairs was perfect. The room was very comfortable, the pool so relaxing and the massage services were icing on the cake.
The hotel is a colonial restaured house, incredible decorated taking care of every detail. The personnel so kind and helpful. The location is so convenient ( inside wall city center). Definitely, a great choice that helps enjoying the best of Cartagena
We spend 5 nights in this hotel and were so impressed with the beauty of the place the most amicable staff to make your stay perfect and also included in the price and excellent breakfast! You can walk from this hotel all over the city.