Taxis around town cost $1.50 to almost anywhere, take your time choosing your place.
Calle Las Velas Hotel No. 1-60
This is the place we recommend, directly across the street from the main action, overlooking the beach…great ocean view from the balcony. Guests are fine, across the street from La Perla Casino and Las Dolce Vita.Tel: +57 56 650000 105 Quartos Rates: from $US 29.
Located on the tip of El Laguito Peninsula, surrounded by water on three sides, hotel grounds include 3.6 pools and Jacuzzis, and lavish tropical gardens. Avenida Almirante Brion Cartagena 57-5-6650666 1-800-774-1500 (www.hilton.com)
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Hotel Bocagrande del Mar
Bocagrande, Ave.San Martin #7-159, Cartagena, Colombia PBX:(5) 6654435 Prices $28 single low season,$35 high. (www.hotelesdelmar.com/english/hbocagrande.htm)
Direccion : Bocagrande, Av. San Martin
No. 4-110 Tel:(+57 5) 665 2675 Cel.: 315 750 1908
Direccion : Bocagrande Av. San Martin #4-87 Tel:(+57 5) 665 0552 – 665 0593 $25 + rooms
located in Boca Grande, stunning $50 suites.
Address: Avenida San Martin N° 7-126 Telephones: (+57 5) 665 9298
For more hotels: (www.cartagenainfo.com/english/index.html )
There are also plenty of apartments available at very reasonable prices overlooking the bay. Playa Mar and Torre Marina are great locations, from $35-60 a night depending on room size and quantity.