The perfect location for a no stress FAMILY vacation! We recently renovated the kitchen cabinets and countertops and have added a large capacity dishwasher.
Note that we are considering selling and are only opening the calendar 3 months in advance. Please contact us if you are interested in dates beyond May 2019 and we will contact you if the apartment is available.
PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE DESCRIPTION: INFORMATION REQUIREMENTS, RENTAL AGREEMENT AND CHECK-IN CHECK-OUT TIMES BEFORE BOOKING. WE WILL NOT REFUND IF YOU FAILED TO READ.
Large Corner Beachfront family apartment in the Zona Norte section of Cartagena. A short walk to the Hotel Las Americas, Radisson, and Sonesta hotels. 205 square meters of lovely stone floor and whitewashed cement walls. Very private apartment only three apartments on the level. The apartment is located on the fifth floor, two floors from the rooftop pool. And the building has direct beach access.
The terrace is spacious with two sections, two double hammocks and a large 8 top table for al fresco dining.
The open kitchen and living/room dining area is breezy and bright.
Three large comfortable bedrooms offer the privacy of their own full bathroom. There is also a guest half bath off of the living room.
There is an enclosed t.v. room/home office with a smart tv, we have enhanced wifi and basic cable. However, if you need the internet for work, you should bring a backup source such as an international data plan for your phone or tablet.
Our building is ubiquitous in the area and is well known for its unique feng shui design.
It is very private and extremely exclusive (please understand that is why we have such strict security procedures). There are 24-hour security guards at both the main entrance and garage and at the beach access entrance. Common areas have SECURITY CAMERAS. For example in both entrances, the parking lot and the upstairs pool and social areas. We do not control the cameras or their content.
Beach access is direct from the building and has outdoor showers and a bathroom available.
There is a small playground for young children on the second-floor mezzanine.
The rooftop common area has lots of open space for yoga and fitness and you are welcome to use our fitness items (including TRX) in the apartment.
Rental includes daily cleaning service mornings on Monday through Friday, except Colombian holidays.
Please respect Check-in 2pm (after 5pm using coded lock) /check-out time 12pm.
WE CAN ONLY RENT TO FAMILIES AND REQUIRE PROOF.
MAXIMUM 8 PERSONS INCLUDES BABIES.
BUILDING DOES NOT ALLOW DAY GUESTS OR PETS. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Quiet hours: 10pm to 8am
The building is 5 minutes from the airport, 10 minutes from the walled city and 15-20 minutes from Bocagrande.
We welcome all families of all colors, backgrounds, religious beliefs and gender identities. LGBTQ FRIENDLY!
All reservations are TENTATIVE and subject to receipt of documentation and a separate signed rental agreement. You must cancel a requested reservation if you do not agree to the terms. Please contact us with questions.
This is a LEGAL rental. We are licensed and comply with all requirements including the newly enacted sustainable tourism code. Thus we will require you to sign a rental agreement that complies with Colombian law and acknowledge our SUSTAINABLE TOURISM policies to support the environment, non-discrimination, support for local communities, protection of local flora and Fauna, respect for local customs and cultural heritage and rejection of all forms of inappropriate tourism and mistreatment of children and adolescents. You can check our status with the Ministry of Commerce Industry and Tourism. Our license number is RNT # 24166. Our policies and supporting information will be provided to you upon booking and physical copies are available for inspection on the premises.
POLITICA DE SOSTENIBILIDAD
CLAYTON CARTER STEELE APARTAMENTO 605ª CONDOMINIO MAR ABIERTO CON RNT # 24166 un acogedor y confortable apartamento turistico, dedicado primordialmente al servicio de nuestros huéspedes. Queremos manifestar nuestro compromiso con la sostenibilidad, por medio de:
• Siendo responsables con los programas socioculturales, ambientales y económicos, concientizando a nuestro personal y visitantes el deber que tenemos con la sostenibilidad.
• Garantizamos y velamos porque se cumplan los derechos y deberes de nuestros proveedores, colaboradores y clientes.
• Nosotros promovemos lo local. Por lo tanto, estamos comprometidos con el patrimonio cultural de la ciudad nuestra cultura y gastronomía.
• De la misma manera es importante que nuestra región crezca y mejore, razón por la cual apoyamos nuestra comunidad comprando sus productos y apoyándolos donde sea necesario.
• Por ultimo manifestamos que estamos en contra de la explotación sexual comercial de niños, niñas y adolescentes (ESCNNA).
Nosotros somos conscientes de los impactos que genera nuestra prestación de servicios turísticos, y nuestro equipo se compromete a desarrollar actividades para la conservación ambiental y promoción del patrimonio cultural y económico de la región. Con el fin de prevenir y reducir los impactos negativos, y maximizar los positivos promoveremos la participación de clientes y huéspedes, informaremos a nuestros proveedores y capacitaremos a nuestros colaboradores para que participen en el desarrollo de las acciones de sostenibilidad integradas a la prestación de los servicios del apartamento y satisfacer las necesidades de nuestros clientes, así como elegir a proveedores de acuerdo a los criterios de sostenibilidad y ofrecer a nuestros colaboradores un ambiente adecuado de trabajo, cumpliendo a su vez con la normatividad vigente y rechazando cualquier actividad de explotación sexual comercial de niños, niñas y adolescentes.
CLAYTON CARTER STEELE APARTAMENTO 605ª CONDOMINIO MAR ABIERTO WITH RNT # 24166 a cozy and comfortable tourist apartment, dedicated primarily to the service of our guests. We want to express our commitment to sustainability, through:
• Being responsible with the socio-cultural, environmental and economic programs, making our staff and visitors aware of our duty to sustainability.
• We guarantee and ensure that the rights and duties of our suppliers, employees, and customers are fulfilled.
• We promote local businesses, products, and employees. Therefore, we are committed to the cultural heritage of the city our culture and gastronomy.
• We are committed to the importance of our region’s growth and improvement, which is why we support our community by buying their products and supporting them whenever necessary.
• Finally, we declare that we are against the commercial sexual exploitation of children and adolescents (CSEC).
We are aware of the impacts generated by our provision of tourism services, and our team is committed to developing activities for environmental conservation and promotion of the cultural and economic heritage of the region. In order to prevent and reduce negative impacts, and to maximize positive ones, we will promote the participation of clients and guests, inform our suppliers and train our employees to participate in the development of sustainability actions integrated to the provision of services of our apartment hotel and meet the needs of our clients, as well as choose suppliers according to sustainability criteria and offer our employees an adequate work environment, in compliance with current regulations and rejecting any commercial sexual exploitation of children and adolescents.
Please note that in addition to the nightly rate there are additional charges that may be calculated at check-out. This includes additional charges per person after 4 people with a firm maximum of 8. Please review the detailed quote before requesting a booking. First, the VRBO service fee is paid to and received by VRBO/Homeaway not us. We cannot return it to you if you cancel. That is entirely at Vrbo/HomeAway's discretion.
The Security Deposit is received and held by VRBO/HomeAway and is released to you directly by them at the end of your stay. We do not see, hold or otherwise control it. And if you choose to cancel within our cancellation policy period we cannot process a refund of those amounts. That must be done by you through vrbo.com directly.
The building charges a penalty per person for short-term rentals for anyone that enters and therefore anyone accessing the building requires our written express written permission at least ONE WEEK in advance. NO DAY GUEST/VISITORS ARE PERMITTED.
Therefore all guests must be registered at the time of booking with copies of passports provided with the rental agreement. We reserve the right to refuse entry if the identity of any guest is changed.
You must provide proof of parentage for children and children not accompanied by both parents will require a notarized permission.
We are proud to say that we are in the process of certification as a Sustainable Tourism Establishment and we will ask you to agree to adhere to guidelines on Protection of the Environment, Respect for local Patrimony and vulnerable communities, Rejection of trafficking of local flora and fauna, Sexual Tourism, Child Labor and discrimination of any kind. If you are not willing to sign a contract indicating your agreement with the above, please book elsewhere.
Please be sure to read the VRBO/HomeAway terms of service before booking. In particular: "9. Service Fee Payable by Travelers. We [VRBO] charge a service fee payable by travelers who book a property on the Site."