Boutique Hotel Casa del Coliseo is a XVIIth century colonial building that has been restored to perfection, combining historical charm with XXIth century comfort and an exquisite décor. This stunning colonial building offers 5 prime commercial spaces on the first floor; 12 hotel rooms on the mezzanine, and 2 grand salons on the second floor; on the third floor rooftop, a beautiful terrace with a delightful pool for the enjoyment of our guests. In accordance with the hotel’s philosophy, the entrance on Calle del Coliseo is discreet; once you enter through the door you will discover a romantic colonial sanctuary. Traces of the original architecture are evidenced in the hallway where a marvelous staircase leads to our magical hotel. On this second floor a stunning sculptural spiral staircase will transport you to the swimming pool and terrace. Here you can enjoy the glorious views and the Colonial architecture of the buildings in the heart of Cartagena. This space is also equipped with a BBQ area, chaise lounges and a magnificent pergola, creating a perfect setting to enjoy the balmy temperatures of Cartagena de Indias, and the leisurely tropical afternoons of this beautiful city.

At Boutique Hotel Casa del Coliseo, our guests can reserve individual room or the whole house.

The 12 individual Rooms are: 1 Coliseo Suite, 1 Deluxe suite, 7 Superior rooms and 3 Standard rooms.

Boutique Hotel Casa del Coliseo‘s handsome décor bears the distinctive stamp of Juan Carlos Arcila-Duque, the internationally renowned Colombian born interior designer (www.arcila-duque.com). All the rooms have their own personality with the same Latin touch, American practicality and European allure that the designer brings to all his projects.

With a privileged location in the heart of the historic center of Cartagena de Indias, Boutique Hotel Casa del Coliseo is only 10 minutes away from the International Airport Rafael Nuñez, 5 minutes away from Bocagrande (the newer part of town outside the fort walls) and within walking distance of the main monuments,museums, churches, plazas, shopping, restaurants and bars.

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Without a doubt, Boutique Hotel Casa del Coliseo is the perfect refuge amid the magical setting of Cartagena, combining the active life of the historic center with the tranquil and exquisite interiors designed with the enjoyment of our guests in mind.

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