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“Experience Cartagena outside tourist zone”
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Villa -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Cartagena, Cartagena District, Bolivar Department

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482jkaise...
New Canaan, Connecticut
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“Experience Cartagena outside tourist zone”
Reviewed 2 January 2013 for a stay in December 2012
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Spent Xmas with wife and 3 young adult kids in Cartagena. Weather was perfect. City is still not discovered by the average North American tourist so not overwhelmed with that crowd. Casa's location is in Gethsemani, just outside the 'old walls' which allowed for experiencing local culture yet still a 5-10 minute walk to the old city. Villa is nice but a little disconcerting with its' location next to a police station. Lot's of noise outside which took some getting used to. Great local restaurants and bars that are more reasonable than the old city. Would recommend Cartagena and the "casa" to those interested in a little different experience than going to 'another Caribbean island'.

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Liked least: noise and activity outside
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
2 Jan 2013
Thank you!

A point of clarification - Casa Sofia is located in one of the oldest and most historic neighborhoods within the Walled City - Getsemani. Many confuse the more touristy San Diego as being the Walled City but the walls surround Getsemani as well. Also, thankfully, next door is simply a police dormitory rather than a police station.

I'm so glad you enjoyed the charm and convenience of the neighborhood.
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Alejandra...
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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24 Jul 2017
Gracias, Alejandra!
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