Sofitel Legend Santa Clara

Location: Cartagena, Caribbean Coast and Islands | Colombia

Price guide: £££££ £350-£500 per person per night

Originally built as a monastery in 1621, the Sofitel Legend Santa Clara is a regal landmark in the heart of Cartagena, an architectural gem that’s now home to a magnificent luxury hotel.
Perfect forHoneymooners or those looking for an amazingly romantic experience, or anyone interested in architecture, culture or history.
In the knowFirst thing in the morning, the streets of Cartagena are cooler and quieter, so get up early to explore the city, then return to the hotel for breakfast and a dip in the pool.

Recommended for...

  • City Hotel
  • Cultural Immersion
  • Family-friendly
  • History & Heritage

Hotel Overview

Sense of Place

Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Hotel has a central location in Cartagena, not far from the sea.  

Rooms at Sofitel Legend Santa Clara

The Sofitel has beautiful bedrooms and suites, tastefully decorated in two distinct styles – elegant and contemporary, or opulent and colonial, with stylish bathrooms. They have lovely views over the ancient city, the Caribbean Sea or the hotel's tropical gardens.

Food & drink

The hotel’s Jardin Santa Clara restaurant is a green oasis in the centre of the city, and offers delicious, fresh dishes, made with local organic produce and fresh fish. The Boticario bar, looking out over the sea, offers innovative cocktails, while you can also sip refreshing drinks by the pool in the sunshine.


The blissful spa has a Turkish bath, a massive swimming pool and a range of pampering treatments, and there’s also a gym.

Activities at Sofitel Legend Santa Clara

As well as guided walking or horse-drawn carriage tours of the historic city centre, the hotel can organise trips to their private beach on an offshore island for snorkelling, sailing or diving.

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Hotel location

The Sofitel Legend Santa Clara is just a 10-minute drive from Rafael Nunez International Airport in Cartagena.

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