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Charming Townhouse in the Old City with Oceanview

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights


About the property

Townhome, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This spacious 3 level Townhouse is located in one of the best and most secure areas of the city inside the old city walls. One block from the oldest church in the Colonial City which is Iglesia Santo Domingo. Most of historic attractions are walking distance. It has a private 700 square footage private terrace on the top floor with panoramic ocean views. It has 3 bedrooms. The master bedroom has a King size bed, second bedroom has 2 single beds and the remaining 3rd one, has 2 double beds. Each bedroom has air conditioner. Also there are 2 full bathrooms. The Townhouse totally equipped , including washer machine ,the kitchen is totally equipped. The roof top has BBQ and is totally furnished, internet service is available in the entire building. Please be advise the rate depending on number of persons and season.

Restaurants, plazas, shopping, churches, supermarkets, museums and the harbor to take the boat to Islas del Rosario are walking distance. Taxis are available 24/7 in from of the condominium, and the airport is just 15 minutes drive.

The condominium complex has a 24 / 7 security and only authorized persons are able to enter it.

Keywords: townhome

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About The Owner

I have worked in a 5 star Hotel and hospitality industry for over 15 years. My gold is to make sure my guests will have the best experience in my beautiful city Cartagena de Indias and great stay in my townhouse

The Owner purchased this townhome in 2005

Why The Owner chose Cartagena

Cartagena was always my dream.

When we where little, my father frequently took us for vacation to this beautiful city. Finally my dreams came true and I had an opportunity to buy my house in this magical city and now I can enjoy it with family and friends

What makes this townhome unique

This spacious Townhouse is located to the back of the famous Santo Domingo Church. It has beautiful sunset, ocean views and facing the old colonial walls of the old city. The Building is in one of the primary locations within the Historic District of Cartagena.

The property has 3 levels, a large balcony on the first floor and a big terrace with many tropical plants on the top floor, where you can enjoy the beautiful sunsets.

The apartment is fully equipped and has air conditioning systems.


El Centro Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • In the matter bedroom is a full bathroom. There is second large full bathroom on the second level There is a half bathroom on the rooftop terrace
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • The matter bedroom has King size Bed The second bedroom has 2 Double Beds The third bedroom has 2 Single Beds
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
I can recommend a great private bout tour to the islands, car service and city tour service.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

Charming Townhouse in the Old City with Oceanview
average rating of 4.68 based on 25 reviews
Plymouth, MI

Beautiful townhouse and great location in walled city

  • 3 of 5

Great town house but the supplies were lacking. For 6 people there were only 6 bath towels and 3 hand towels in the whole condo. No towels for the sink. Only 3 rolls of toilet paper for 6 people for 5 days. Ran out by Saturday. That was totally unacceptable. The bottled water dispenser was almost out of water when we arrived. I assumed it would be replaced. Not so. You must arrange to have more delivered and pay for it..We were not advised that was the case. This really is a nice property in the walled city but not managed properly. I would stay again but be advised to stay on top of the amenities that are promised in the write up.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy you and you family had a great time at my home. As you are mentioning the location is great,is clean, spacious, comfortable and you would like to stay again, this is great! Thank you for your helpful comments, Issues are already arranged! Thank you Sandra
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Centric with a perfect view

  • 5 of 5

Spectacular location within the Old City! The townhouse is a few steps away of the Santo Domingo Church, just across the street from the Café del Mar and the wall, and close to all the restaurants, boutiques and historic landmarks Cartagena offers. Although not fully renovated, the house is very clean, well kept and tastefully decorated; the kitchen is totally furnished and the beds are really confortable. Sandra was very helpful with answering all our questions and her housekeeper, Rosa, was very cooperative too. In addition, the area is nice and safe and the condominium security is excellent. 10/10, would recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful location-nice spot for a small group!

  • 5 of 5

We were a goup of 6 spending four nights in this lovely apartment. We found the apartment to be spacious, clean and comfortable. It is a bit older than the photos suggested to me, but I found it to be charming and perfect for a group where everyone can have their privacy as well as lovely communal spaces. Each guest receives one towel and there is a hair dryer available. The location could not be better and the security is very good. You can walk anywhere from the apartment, but if you choose, taxis are readily available right outside the gate. The only confusion we had was getting water for the water cooler, and perhaps this was due to a language barrier. The bedrooms are all nicely air conditioned. The rest of the apartment has both ceiling and free standing fans. Sandra, the owner, was wonderful to deal with and she even contacted us during our stay to make sure all was well. There is a housekeeper available who is very sweet. Some knowledge of Spanish is helpful in speaking with her as well as security. I would recommend this apartment to anyone who would love to have a safe, pleasant stay in this colorful city.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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excelente estadia

  • 5 of 5

Excelente lugar para pasar unas vacaciones, lastima que estuvimos tan poco tiempo, pero es seguro que la proxima vez que viajemos a Cartagena estaremos en contacto para rentar de Nuevo tu propiedad

se lo recomiendo a todo el que quiera ir de vacaciones a Cartagena

muy Buena localizacion, cerca al aeropuerto

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vancouver, Canada

Great Spot

  • 5 of 5

Great location within the city walls with spectacular view of the sea and within walking distance of all locations within the Old City. No need to go to Cafe del Mar, as this apartment has a better view! All in all, the apartment is as described and is tastefully furnished with all necessary appliances and beds. Be aware there is a winding 3 level staircase. Arrival went seamlessly with guard knowing our names and giving key, along with introduction to housekeeper. Payment via wire was somewhat of a hassle due to cross-border banking hiccups, but was no fault of the owner. Great location and spot!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Morristown, NJ

Spacious, comfortable and welcoming place for a week in Cartagena.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spend a wonderful week at this very comfortable home in January and would have happily stayed longer. The location and view were wonderful- we unexpectedly enjoyed the view from the balcony of the park just in front of the city wall even more than the Caribbean view from the roof terrace because of the people-watching. Fascinating! Margelis, the housekeeper, checked in on us regularly and despite the fact that we do not speak Spanish, managed to make sure all was going well. We hired her to cook us dinner in the apartment one night, and while we had an overwhelming variety of excellent meals in the old city, that was one of the most memorable. The AC, beds and linens were ideal and the kitchen had everything we could possibly need and more. We enjoyed the city and apartment very much and will be back for sure.

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Rafael Nunez Cartagena
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Cafe del Mar
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Plaza Santo Domingo
Nearest Beach
500 Metres

The apartment is located to the Back of the Santo Domingo Church / Plaza Santo Domingo in the heart of the old city. It has the best Sunsetviews in the Old City overlooking the old walls and the ocean in front of the Baluarte Santo Domingo. My place is close to parks, art and culture, great ocean views, restaurants and dining, the beach, shopping, plazas, churches,museums . You’ll love my place because of the outdoors space, panoramic views from the private terrace, the safest neighborhood, the light, the comfy beds, the kitchen, is walking distance to the best touristic attractions in the old city of Cartagena de Indias.. My place is good for couples, business travelers, and families (with kids)! Please advise the rates depends on number of persons and season.


Rates & Availability

El Centro Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Standard Retes
Jan 9 2017 - Dec 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
High Season
Dec 25 2017 - Jan 8 2018
6 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $200

Rates are subject to number of persons and season

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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