CARTAGENA IN THE OLD CITY ELEGANCE WITH MAGNIFICENT OCEAN VIEWS AND SUNSETS

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Osiris Alviz-McCarney

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights
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CARTAGENA IN THE OLD CITY ELEGANCE WITH MAGNIFICENT OCEAN VIEWS AND SUNSETS

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2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, Convertible bed(s), Sleeps 6

Enjoy a newly built apartment and your own private rooftop terrace with beautiful ocean views fanned by the Caribbean breeze. Ideally located in the heart of the historic old city within the walls that once surrounded a Viceroy's compound. You will be enchanted by the splendor of the sea and the charm of the colonial streets full of magic and color. The owners have 20 years experience in the hospitality industry and know how to provide the comfort you deserve.

Within walking distance of historic sites, fine dining, lively nightlife, the convention center, Pegasus pier, the Heredia theater, shopping malls, five star hotels and just 10 minutes from the airport, Bocagrande and the beaches.

Perfect for honeymooners, couples and families seeking to spend a memorable vacation or executives attending an international convention.

The complex has two swimming pools, one just for adults and another for the children, a fitness room, two indoor Saunas and three Jacuzzis with one located on a shared terrace with sea and sunset views. The tropical gardens are cool and relaxing with the peaceful sound of falling water.

The apartment is located in the most exclusive area of Cartagena, providing peace, tranquility and relaxation. The complex has a full security system with closed circuit cameras and a receptionist 24 hours a day.

La Casa del Virrey Eslava is one of Cartagena?s most significant historical sites and has retained it?s 17th century colonial facade. Renovated in 2009, the complex is completely modernized inside without breaking the harmony of its historical value. This was the residence of Viceroy Sebastian de Eslava who commanded Spanish colonies from here as the king?s appointed Viceroy of New Granada from April 24, 1740 until November 6, 1749 .

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Osiris Alviz-McCarney

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Born in Cartagena, Osi's is still deeply rooted in this enchanting city. She owned and operated the Bridge Water Inn (Florida) for 12 years and knows how to treat guests to a comfortable and memorable stay. Osi's team of support staff are all from Cartagena including some family members. Presently she is living in France with husband Steve, a solar energy pioneer and team leader for a project fashioning the future of vaccination delivery.

Osiris Alviz-McCarney purchased this apartment in 2010

If you have ever known the charm of the old city of Cartagena you will know that this is one of the world's special places. Someday we plan to live here amid the enchanting and lively, colonial city, enjoying our private ocean view and breezes. We welcome you to our future home!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights
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Reviews

Property Reviews

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Cartagena in the Old City Elegance with Magnificent Ocean Views and Sunsets
average rating of 4.923077 based on 16 reviews
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Cartagena in the Old City Elegance with Magnificent Ocean Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330025
+1 2398291996
Centro Cartagena
5

very nice

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
would stay here again
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing us, we will be happy to have you back.
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Cartagena in the Old City Elegance with Magnificent Ocean Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330025
+1 2398291996
Centro Cartagena
Fremont, California
5

quiet oasis in an intense city

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
I confirm everything nice written about this townhouse. Me and my husbamd came to Cartagena for international convention, and stayed initially at an older apartment in the colpnial building at Plaza de Bolivar. After the convention we wanted to stay a couple days to enjoy the city, qnd booked another an apartment in Boca Grande. After inspecting it we decided it's too far from the Walled City, and on the spur of the moment I called the contact number for La Casa del Virrey Eslava, not realizing it's almost midnight local time. Not only was my call taken by a nice lady speaking perfect English, but I was invited to see the apartment next morning.
We moved in the next day, and enjoyed very much the location, top quality appliances, and wonderful sunset views. Warning: the townhouse has 4 levels, with bedrooms located on 2 and 3rd level, terrace and washing machine on the 4th, there is no elevator, just internal staircase.
Thank you, Oziris !
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Mirka and Marek,

I want to thank you for calling us no matter if was midnight! Zoraya my manager and I are very please with your visit and will invite you to come back.
Best wishes.
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Cartagena in the Old City Elegance with Magnificent Ocean Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330025
+1 2398291996
Centro Cartagena
Vienna, Austria
5

Cartagena - La perla de caribe

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
This place exceeded my expectations. A lovely apartment with a great view of the ocean. The rooms were well appointed and very clean. The sunsets were amazing and the views were breathtaking. The staff were friendly and helpful and wanted to make my stay as happy as possible. The facilities were excellent with a roof terrace which was private, a sauna, jacuzzi (roof and indoor) and a fitness center. The location is just perfect, in the heart of the historic town 'El Centro' of Cartagena. Its possible to walk everywhere from it, there are very nice restaurants close to the apartment, which is just perfect e.g. 'La Cevicheria' (known from Anthony Bourdains - No Reservations on the Travel Channel) nice ambiance and excellent seafood. I highly recommend this apartment!
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Cartagena in the Old City Elegance with Magnificent Ocean Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330025
+1 2398291996
Centro Cartagena
Cranford, New Jersey
5

Business and Pleasure

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
Good location.quiet setting, good facilities, good service.We would recommend this property to a friend. We recommend the Santismo restaurant, inquisition museum, Catedral <peter Claver.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for such a great review.

You will be always welcome to stay with us, please come back.

Osiris
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Cartagena in the Old City Elegance with Magnificent Ocean Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330025
+1 2398291996
Centro Cartagena
NEW YORK
5

BEAUTIFUL EXPERIENCE IN CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: May 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Apr 2011
Very luxury and well located property in Cartagena,;close to all the interesting and touristic places of the old city.

The property was very clean and very well maintained. the socail areas are perfect for the climate and the management very friendly and proffesional. The security of the place was wonderful

The apartment is very well furnished and big and fullfil all the needs of the tourists

Many places to visit during the day and at night. Wonderful to take night walks and visit nice restaurants, plazas, narrow streets, bars on the walls and take also the a nice and romantic horse carriage drive.

The most beautiful part of this apartment is the private terrace located in the 3rd level on the apartment from where you can observe all the roofs and the ocean of this very beautiful and romantic old city.

I certanly highly recommend this place and cartagena to everybody including my own friends.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much to you and your family for staying with us.

You are always welcome to come back. Your review is very helpful to other people
that may have any question about location, etc, etc. Thanks a lot.

Osiris.
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Map

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Aereopuerto Rafael Antonio Nunez
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Marbella and Bocagrande
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Hotel Santa clara
Car: not necessary

Heart of Old City, 10 Min to Beaches, Convention Center & Airport

Other Activities: boating, health/beauty spa

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Availability & Rates

Centro Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Low Season
Mar 22 2014 - Nov 5 2014
$245
$1,600
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Miss Colombia Pegeant
Nov 6 2014 - Nov 12 2014
$325
$2,200
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Dec 16 2014 - Jan 11 2015
$400
$400
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,800
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Middle Season
Jan 12 2015 - Mar 21 2015
$325
$2,200
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
$245
$1,600
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300.00
Cleaning $200.00
At the reservation time we requiry 30% of the total amount and balance due at arrival time.
Payment can be done by wire transfer, cash.
Notes From $500,000 COP low season, $350 Middle and $600 in high season. Rate are base in 2 people.
Low Season............ $500,000 COP /night;
Intermediate Season .. $600,000 COP/night;
High Season .......... $800,000 COP/night;
Contact us for weekly and monthly specials!
Dates Available: Year Round
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Amenities

Centro Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Broadband Access
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Grill
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Kitchen ...
  • Stove ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Full 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Half 1 - toilet
  • Bathrooms are modern and new.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The bedrooms are locate in the second and third floor, each bedroom has a queen bed and a sofa sleeper. Both bedrooms have a balcony facing the garden and waterfall.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Music Library
  • Video Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Wood Deck
  • Beach Towels
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Deck / Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Steam Shower
  • Sauna
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • volcano
  • marina
  • museums
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • gambling casinos
  • antiquing
  • shelling
  • boating
  • beachcombing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • jet skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • wind-surfing
  • sailing
  • deepsea fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • tennis
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • hiking
  • snorkeling
Notes:
Catering Available Gazebo

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