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Spacious And Stylish Oceanfront Apartment

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

El Laguito Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

Located on the 24th floor with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea, The Laguito lagoon and Cartagena's Colonial city center, this condo offers the most trendy and chic space in El Laguito in the heart of Bocagrande, Cartagena's exclusive tourist area. The condo offers the best views of the city and the warm Caribbean breeze. The apartment is composed of two bedrooms with on-suite bathrooms, both offering espectacular vies of the ocean. The living room is very spacious and has a very large window that offers a calm and stunning view of the ocean. The living room leads to the terrace where the ocean breeze can be enjoyed at all times of the day and which offers the most spectacular view of Cartagena's Bay.

The neighborhood offers huge selection of excellent restaurants with a wide variety of music and food for all tastes. There are also bars, casinos and designer shops only a few steps away. The building offers a pool overlooking the lagoon. Hair salons, convenience stores and rent a car are also available within walking distance.

The walled city or 'centro' as locals called it, is only 5 minutes away by taxi

The apartment features:

Luxury king-size bed

Modern furniture

Granite counter tops

Large showers with hot water in all showers

Large windows to enjoy the ocean and bay views

Air conditioning units in all bedrooms

High quality bedding for all beds

Extra large fluffy towels

Daily maid service* (additional fee)

Mood lighting

24 hour security and concierge

Safe box

iPod-Ready stereos

Huge Smart HD 3D televisions with access to Internet, Netflix, etc)

Super fast wire and wireless Internet.

For those who love the beach, the apartment is the perfect place, as it is located right next to one of the most emblematic and diverse beaches in Cartagena: Playa Hollywood, which attracts some of the most beautiful men and women from all over the world.

The living room area is very breezy as the apartment is located high up on the 24th floor. We recommend keeping terrace door and windows open to enjoy the breeze.

* Daily cleaning service is available at the front desk. Please inquire at the time of reservation.

Guest Access

Guest have access to the beach across the street and the building swimming pool. Guest also have access to the shops inside the building, as well at the travel agent and the building restaurants.

Interaction with Guests

All queries and concern will be addressed by the owner and the onsite management team.

The Neighborhood

The neighborhood is vibrant, with many restaurants and and shops. Some of the restaurants have live music and are featured in the Michelin guide. The ocean views are spectacular and there are many beaches within walking distance. There is also an island 10 minutes away by boat.

Getting around

Taxi are always available and this is one of the most popular and exclusive areas in Cartagena. Taxis in general are very cheap (US$3). Buses are also accessible for the daring types. The cost about (US$0.75) which you pay to a conductor.

Other Things to Note

The management team can arrange trips to Islas del Rosario and Baru. You can visit Hotel San Agustin, La Isla del Enconto, Bary Sport and many others. There many options and price ranges to chose front. We will be happy to guide and suggest alternatives and past experiences.

Calendar of activities:

January

Cartagena Classical Music Festival

Hay Festival

Summerland

February

Contemporary Art Biennale

March

International Film Festival

Cartagena Boat Show

October

Cartagena Jazz Festival

November

Floating Miss Colombia/Reinado Nacional de Belleza

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Santiago Afanador
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, italian, dutch, swedish, danish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2016

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Spacious And Stylish Oceanfront Apartment
average rating of 4.375 based on 8 reviews
3

Average

  • 3 of 5

PROS -Taxis are accessible.

-Walking distance to restaurants and bars in bocagrande.

-Nice views

-Modern equipment

CONS -Apartment was not very well kept.

-The security are not very polite.

-Building is old.

-Elevators are small and slow.

I am not saying I would not recommend this place to certain demographics, however I would look elsewhere if you are a younger crew just trying to enjoy Cartagena.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad that you enjoyed the location. Indeed, taxis are very accessible and the apartment is walking distance to restaurants and bars in Bocagrande. Nothing beats the view form the apartment and the apartment is fully furnished with modern furniture and appliances. The apartment undergoes a quality assurance test after every check-out, we ensure that all appliances are in working order and that the inventory is complete and ready for the next guest. We would be most grateful if you can specify the issues that you encountered during your visit. The building is old, but it has a lot of charm and it is one of the most emblematic buildings in Cartagena.
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3

Esperaba mejor.

  • 3 of 5

Mi experiencia en Cartagena fue buena pero pensamos que iba a ser mejor. El apartamento tal cual en las fotografías por dentro pero le falta MUCHO mantenimiento. El edificio por fuera muy feo y viejo, de hecho nuestra primera impresión fue de susto. El señor Edgar fue muy gentil con nosotros y atendió nuestras necesidades siempre, muy agradecidos con él.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nos agrada que su experiencia en Cartagena haya sido buena y que Edgar haya podido atender todas sus necesidades. Agradecemos nos indique que áreas necesitan mantenimiento.
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4

Spacious, clean, and close to the beach

  • 4 of 5

Our group of 5 stayed at this condo for 5 days. Overall we felt it to be a good place to stay.

The Condo:

Beautiful and enough space for 5 easily. The beds are comfortable enough and the furniture is great. Comes equipped with web tv that is perfect for those times where it's raining. Unfortunately it rained hard one night and almost all windows leaked, the whole floor was soaked but it might be a freak occurence as it was raining very hard. Overall condo score 5/5

Facilities:

I was honestly disappointed with the pool. It was under construction while we were there with equipment all over the place. Also there are no chairs to relax in, just some benches against the wall. Not sure if this is because of the construction. We spent most of the time at the beach anyway but there were times where we wanted to take a swim in the pool so I'm deducting a point from the total score.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in the apartment and its amazing view. We are happy to report that the pool renovation is completed and it turned up really well. I did hear that the storm was very strong, but I am glad you were able to cozy up in the apartment and enjoy the many amenities it offers for those rare rainy days.
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5

Great Ocean Views! Very Well Equipped!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is very large and offers great ocean views from two balconies. It is very well-equipped and we enjoyed the Smart TV and built-in speakers in the living room. Just a short walk to the beach

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazin!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing! I will definitely consider this apartment in the future. The apartment is tastefully decorated and very well quipped. The furniture is very nice and of very good quality. The rooms have smart TVs and alarm clocks with iPod docks. The beds are very comfortable. The beddings are of really good quality. There are two balconies in the apartment with breathtaking views. Watching the sunset from the master bedroom balcony is quite a nice experience, as well as watching the sun rise from the living room in the balcony. The cool breeze from the two balconies provides a great vacation feeling. Perfect location, only minutes away from the walled city and close to restaurants and shops. This apartment is totally a 5 star and the service is excellent. We were very happy with the communication. Overall a great vacation and a great experience

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Spectacular Experience

  • 5 of 5

Our trip wouldn't be same if we didn't stay in this place for sure. It was very clean, and spacious, it also has a very modern look with big paintings and colorful kitchen. The location is also just perfect; the beach is within steps away also bunch of nice places to dine and wine.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

Rates & Availability

El Laguito Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High
Dec 21 2016 - Jan 11 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

El Laguito Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 24
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Downtown
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming

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