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Spectacular Apartment in the Heart of Cartagena, Most Central Location Best View

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Last updated: 09/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-8 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This is the most central of any property for rent in the Historic center of cartagena. The 360 degree's views take in all the major attractions of the city and you are literally on top of the world.
Clubs and restaurants are right out side your door and within 2 minutes walk.

On the lower level there is the entrance foyer, master bedroom and bathroom, guest bedroom and bathrooms, the servants quarters and kitchen area.

The huge master bedroom, bathroom have 3 sets of double doors leading onto a 30 foot balcony overlooking the Calle San Pedro Claver. Imagine lying on the enormous King size bed looking at the beautifully lit dome of this spectacular church to the sound of horse carriages passing down in the street below.

There is a 58' LCD HD TV hooked up to cable, a home theater as well as wireless Internet.

The adjoining master Bathroom has double Murano glass sinks ample closet space a huge shower with 2 x 6 ' shower heads.
A set of 8 foot double doors leads out to the main 30 ft balcony overlooking the plaza San Pedro Claver and the main street.

Also on this level is the guest bedroom with its own bathroom, It can be set up as 1 dKing bed or 2 twin beds.
Please note. The second bedroom has no external windows, Its the quietest and darkest room in the house and its great for sleeping late but you have no external view.
Its accessed by a set of double mahogany doors from the main entrance.

On the top floor is the Captains bar which is a full wet bar with a nautical theme. It has a bar fridge and small ice maker.

The entertainment area has a large L shaped ratan sofa and coffee table facing a 55' television which has cable hookup, a home theater system great for watching movies or playing your favorite music, There is also an amplifier to pipe music to any section of the upper floor including the pool deck.

There is a dining table adjacent to double french doors leading out to the front patio with the best view of Cartagena. This is the place to enjoy cocktails as the sun goes down behind San Pedro Claver, its the best view in town.

Alternatively you could sit in the jacuzzi on the large back private deck and have views of San Pedro Claver, La Cathedral and 'Castillo de San Philippe' the largest fort ever built by the Spanish in the Americas. The Bay of Cartagena including Club de Pesca or the anchorage at the yacht club, and Boca Grande which is the newer highrise area of Cartagena.

On this floor there is another large full bathroom with toilet and show for before and after use of the pool. A large stock of fresh dry fluffy towels is always available.

The apartment is literally 2 minutes walk from the best of restaurants, discos and Salsa clubs.

There is a live in maintenance man who is at your service 24 hours and a cook house cleaner can be arranged at minimal cost.

Read the reviews, This is the absolute best place to stay in Cartagena if you want to pamper yourself.

Keywords: Two Story Apartment, spectacular views, central location, private pool, good security, spotlessly clean, well maintained, ocean breeze.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 4
  • 270 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Car Available
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    There are a lot of balconies and stairs and people should be aware of this when considering bringing children...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

  • Loft + Den

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  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    Can be a queen size bed or 2 twin size beds...moreless

  • Comfortable good size bedroom, very quiet and great for sleeping late after a night on the town....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2

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  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Huge luxury bathroom, double shower heads in monster shower....moreless

  • This is a gorgeous big bathroom lined with coralina a fossilized coral quarried in Colombia. It has a very large shower with 2 big 6 inch diameter shower heads, twin morano glass sinks and ratan closet fronts. 8 ft high double doors open onto a 30 foot balcony over looking the main street of Cartagena and San Pedro Claver Cathedral....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    from 2 of the balconies you can see the Caribbean or the bay of Cartagena....moreless

  • Downtown:

    We are in the very heart of the Historic Center. Cartagena is a Spanish colonial city surrounded by 11 kilometers of fortified walls and full of flower covered balconies....moreless

  • Monument View:

    San Pedro Claver Church is right in front of the apartment. The largest fort built in the Americas is seen over the jacuzzi deck and the main street of Cartagena is the street below the bedroom balcon...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Caribbean can be seen form the top Balcony...moreless

  • Water View:

    The harbor and yacht clubs of Cartagena...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    on the top floor with great views of the city...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Meals can be prepared upon request for an additional fee. A full time caretaker resides on the property....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
high season
Dec 20 - Jan 15, 2016
8 night min stay
$1,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$500
$3,500

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $500 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 09/03/2015
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
San Pedro Claver
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
20 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
San Pedro Claver, El Corral
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Boca Grande

Car: Not Necessary

If contact in Columbia is needed there is a direct line Spanish only. (57)315 707 5380

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2006

About: I am an Australian ships captain working on megayachts so I know what luxury is. I purchased this property and did a complete reconstruction to make this the nicest user friendly place for my home

Why Cartagena:
Its dead center of Cartagena. You can't get more central. It has absolutely the best views with stunning balconies overlooking all the major attractions of the city.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The best city views from 3 balconies, absolutly the most central location, private large rooftop jacuzzi. Great security. luxury, Luxury, luxury. There is not another apartment that offers its visitors a better experience. We are dedicated to helping you with your vacation from meeting you at the airport to helping you with tours and excursions. Its our goal to make your stay a memorable one.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • If you still have any doubts, check out this shot  taken from the pool.

    If you still have any doubts, check out this shot taken from the pool.

  • Pool deck has the best views of any property in Cartagena. 360deg over all the main attractions. The bay of Cartagena, San Pedro Claver, Castillo San Felipe, La Popa all from 1 spot.

    Pool deck has the best views of any property in Cartagena. 360deg over all the main attractions. The bay of Cartagena, San Pedro Claver, Castillo San Felipe, La Popa all from 1 spot.

  • Master Bathroom with huge shower having 2 cascade shower heads, twin Morano glass sinks. Big mirrors and plenty of closet space with rattan style doors.
Big double doors open onto the balcony overlooking the main street of Cartagena

    Master Bathroom with huge shower having 2 cascade shower heads, twin Morano glass sinks. Big mirrors and plenty of closet space with rattan style doors. Big double doors open onto the balcony overlooking the main street of Cartagena

  • Master Bedroom, 60' big screen TV if you would ever need it. Just walk out the doors and see horse drawn carriages trot past, dancers perform in the plaza to the left and the occasional wedding leaving San Pedro Claver Cathedral.

    Master Bedroom, 60' big screen TV if you would ever need it. Just walk out the doors and see horse drawn carriages trot past, dancers perform in the plaza to the left and the occasional wedding leaving San Pedro Claver Cathedral.

  • The view from inside the huge master bedroom, outside the doors a magnificent 30 foot balcony overlooks the main square and street of Cartagena and with San Pedro Claver cathedral across the street you are in the epicenter of all that happens in this incredible town.

    The view from inside the huge master bedroom, outside the doors a magnificent 30 foot balcony overlooks the main square and street of Cartagena and with San Pedro Claver cathedral across the street you are in the epicenter of all that happens in this incredible town.

  • An evening view from the Master bedroom balcony as the city lights begin to glow

    An evening view from the Master bedroom balcony as the city lights begin to glow

  • Inside Master Bedroom to Balcony Area

    Inside Master Bedroom to Balcony Area

  • View from back Patio & Pool Area just in front of the Big jacuzzi.
At least once a month fireworks are seen from here as someone celebrates their wedding in the San Pedro Claver Cathedral.

    View from back Patio & Pool Area just in front of the Big jacuzzi. At least once a month fireworks are seen from here as someone celebrates their wedding in the San Pedro Claver Cathedral.

  • Mariner's Bar, being a sailor I had to include something of the sea in my home so I built this little nautical bar. Solid bronce port holes backlit with blue light give this spot a great feel.

    Mariner's Bar, being a sailor I had to include something of the sea in my home so I built this little nautical bar. Solid bronce port holes backlit with blue light give this spot a great feel.

  • Top front balcony towards La Catedral.

    Top front balcony towards La Catedral.

  • views, views, and more views. This is the best spot in all of Cartagena for sunset drinks.

    views, views, and more views. This is the best spot in all of Cartagena for sunset drinks.

  • detail on the back deck.

    detail on the back deck.

  • From the pool deck looking towards San Pedro Claver Cathedral. look to the right you over look the rest of the Historic center. look behind, Castillo de San Felipe.

    From the pool deck looking towards San Pedro Claver Cathedral. look to the right you over look the rest of the Historic center. look behind, Castillo de San Felipe.

  • The entrance level where you leave all your cares behind.

    The entrance level where you leave all your cares behind.

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • And when you want to get away from it all close the huge doors and relax in the comfort of the king size bed. As described by one guest. 'This place is designed for a Sultan'.

    And when you want to get away from it all close the huge doors and relax in the comfort of the king size bed. As described by one guest. 'This place is designed for a Sultan'.

  • The huge master bedroom has 2 sets of double doors leading onto a 30 foot balcony overlooking the main street of Cartagena. This is luxury all the way.

    The huge master bedroom has 2 sets of double doors leading onto a 30 foot balcony overlooking the main street of Cartagena. This is luxury all the way.

  • THe view from the top front balcony. Absolutely the Best views in Cartagena

    THe view from the top front balcony. Absolutely the Best views in Cartagena

  • The guest bedroom is large and has a beautiful attached bathroom. It can be set up as 2 singles or a king sized bed.
And it is definitely not one of those uncomfortable fall into the crack in the middle type of beds.

    The guest bedroom is large and has a beautiful attached bathroom. It can be set up as 2 singles or a king sized bed. And it is definitely not one of those uncomfortable fall into the crack in the middle type of beds.

  • This is the upper Level Entertainment Area. There is a huge TV and sound system that can select front deck speakers, back deck speakers inside or all around speakers so you can listen to your favorite music in the jacuzzi or haveing cocktails on the front deck.

    This is the upper Level Entertainment Area. There is a huge TV and sound system that can select front deck speakers, back deck speakers inside or all around speakers so you can listen to your favorite music in the jacuzzi or haveing cocktails on the front deck.

  • Upper Level Loft / Futon in Entertainment Area. Also there is a big full bath on this level.

    Upper Level Loft / Futon in Entertainment Area. Also there is a big full bath on this level.

  • Do you want romance. The front deck at sunset is like being in Florence or Venice with its magnificent view.

    Do you want romance. The front deck at sunset is like being in Florence or Venice with its magnificent view.

  • Another view from top balcony at sunset. Best view in cartagena,

    Another view from top balcony at sunset. Best view in cartagena,

  • One of the beautiful Palenqueras or fruit ladies in Cartagena

    One of the beautiful Palenqueras or fruit ladies in Cartagena

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