Sofitel Santa Clara Hotel

Location: Cartagena, Caribbean Coast and Islands | Colombia

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

Originally built as a monastery in 1621, the Sofitel Santa Clara building is a 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


Sofitel Santa Clara Hotel is located in the heart of Cartagena.

Rooms at Sofitel Santa Clara Hotel

The Sofitel has 119 beautiful bedrooms, including 17 suites, tastefully decorated in two distinct styles – elegant and contemporary, or opulent and colonial. Rooms have a view over the ancient city, the Caribbean ocean or the hotel's tropical gardens. All feature Wi-Fi, satellite TVs and stylish bathrooms.

Food and facilities

The hotel’s two restaurants, the Refectorio and El Claustro, match the magnificence of their setting with a gourmet international menu. The El Coro bar was a favourite of celebrated writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez. The hotel spa has a Turkish bath, a massive swimming pool and a range of pampering treatments as well as a gym.

Activities at Sofitel Santa Clara Hotel

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 snorkeling, sailing or diving.

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