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Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique

3.5-star3.5 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Calle De La Tablada 7-62, Centro Histórico, Cartagena, Bolivar, 13001, Colombia

Historic hotel with outdoor pool, near Puerta del Reloj
  • Free WiFi
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From 747 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Fantastic service
Awesome vibe
Value for money could be better

Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique

from A$243
  • Superior Room
  • Junior Suite

What’s around Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique


  • In Cartagena Walled City
  • Puerta del Reloj - 7 min walk
  • San Pedro Claver Church and Convent - 9 min walk
  • San Felipe de Barajas Castle - 21 min walk
  • Clock Tower - 8 min walk
  • Cartagena de Indias Convention Center - 11 min walk
  • Bocagrande Beach - 22 min walk
  • Simon Bolivar House and Museum - 2 min walk

Getting around

  • Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.) - 9 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 28 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 1 PM

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID *


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Sauna
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 2006
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Library
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


El Cabildo - This restaurant specializes in Caribbean cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique’s small print

Also known as

  • Bantu Hotel Cartagena
  • Bantu By Faranda Cartagena
  • Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique Hotel
  • Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique Cartagena
  • Bantu Hotel By Faranda Boutique Hotel Cartagena
  • Bantu Hotel
  • Bantu Cartagena
  • Bantu Hotel Lifestyle
  • Bantu Hotel And Lifestyle


If you are traveling with a child your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents traveling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is traveling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is traveling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property is licensed under an applicable law.
Property Registration Number
RNT 13652

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • The national sales tax (19%) is charged upon check-out to citizens of Colombia regardless of length of stay and to foreigners staying 60 consecutive days or more. Foreigners on a tourist visa are exempt from this tax. Furthermore, the tax may apply per room when the room is shared by a taxable and a nontaxable guest.
  • Resort fee: COP 4000.00 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of COP 50000 for adults and COP 50000 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 38 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Do not miss this gem if you visit Cartagena
Wonderful room, amazing building, superb staff and great location. Enjoy Cartagena from this oasis of architectural beauty, confort and quietness.
leonardo, usFamily trip
Exceptional 10.0
Will stay again
Very nice boutique hotel in a great location, walking distance to everything in the old walled town, with small pools on the 3rd level. AC & wifi worked perfectly, and while I didn’t speak much Spanish the staff was able to communicate with me (despite their limited English).
Nathan, us7 night trip
Very good 8.0
Great stay
My stay at Bantu was great. The facility is amazing . The location is great! The staff is he best
leslie, usRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Loved it
Loved this place. Low key but luxurious enough. Great little rooftop pool. Good rooms, decent food, very kind and attentive staff. Got me a doctor for free when I got sick. Stayed for 2 extra nights.
caOther trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great stay at the Bantu Hotel
We stayed at Bantu Hotel when we arrived into Cartagena for a few nights, and then returned after heading to Santa Marta and Tayrona National Park. The property is beautiful, and the rooms were clean, nicely decorated and well kept - not a lot of natural light, but there were quite a few room lights to try and compensate. The property feels like a little oasis in the city, with a rooftop pool and terrace, and a lot of greenery everywhere. The location within the walled city is perfect walking distance to everything you want to see. The service was prompt and friendly. Would definitely stay here again!
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