Fact Sheet


The hotel is located in Anillo Vial - Zona Norte, a new neighborhood in the northern zone of Cartagena, close to the historic downtown. This is a tropical city with blends contemporary style with Old World with a spectacular view of the white sandy beaches. Located north of Colombia, in the Caribbean Sea, the town is 56 miles from Barranquilla and a 1 hour flight from Bogota. The city enjoys a temperature of 30 degrees with refreshing sea breezes and plenty of shaded places for your comfort.


118 rooms and suites offer cable TV, individual climate control, direct dial telephone for domestic and international calls, mini bar, internet and hair dryer.

Services and Facilities

The hotel offers first class amenities, business center, restaurant, lounge, 24-hour room service, 24-hour concierge service, Internet Café in the lobby, and a pool.

Meetings Facilities 

The hotel provides 300 square meters of space accommodating up to 100 people. Service and support, online conferencing, and audio visual equipment are available.

Dining and Entertainment

The hotel offers a full service restaurant, lounge and an extensive menu. The city offers a rich gastronomic variety with a fusion of Caribbean, European, African and Asian cuisine and an entertaining nightlife. The music includes merengue, salsa and Cuban rhythms with live music in the streets, blocks, restaurants and nightclubs.

Recreation & Fitness

The hotel has three swimming pools and a tennis court.

Points of interest

The historic walled city of Cartagena is a UNESCO World Heritage Site showing 300-year-old Spanish colonial buildings and colonial streets enclosed by two miles of stone walls. San Felipe Castle is a 17th century fort. The Museum of Modern Art, the Gold Museum and the Palace of the Inquisition are located in the Plaza Bolivar. The Church of San Pedro Claver is the magnificent 16th century cathedral in the city. Boquilla is the most popular beach offering sun beds and a spectacular view of the Caribbean.


Calle Santo Domingo and Calle San Juan de Dios offers local shops to explore.

Additional Information

Check-in: 3:00 p.m. Check-out: 12PM Taxes and Gratuities: All customers pay 10% for service charge; Non-residents are exempt from 19% VAT Credit cards: All major cards. Languages: Spanish and English. Currency: Colombian Peso US Dollar. Electricity: 220/110 volts. Our hotel does not allow pets


Sonesta Hotel Cartagena


Carrera 9 # 35-104 Anillo Vial, Zona Norte
Cartagena Colombia
Telephone fax:
Email: reservas.sonestacartagena@ghlhoteles.com
Website: www.sonesta.com/cartagena