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Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa

Cartagena, Colombia

94 Excellent 378 Reviews
Historic hotel in the heart of the Old Town with gastronomic dining experiences, rooftop pool and restaurant, spa with an array of treatments, and event spaces steps from the walled city's top attractions and sites.
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  • Breakfast Daily
  • $100 Credit
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  • VIP Status
  • Early Check-in
  • Late Check-out

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Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa
Amidst the historic walled town, Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa is a luxury hotel within a 16th century colonial convent and a 19th century Republican tower. Transformed into an upscale property ideal for exploring Cartagena's Old Town, the property combines colonial and republican architecture with colorful details and a plant-filled interior courtyard. Grand interiors and public spaces are reminiscent of bygone eras in Cartagena, and the rooftop pool offers panoramic views.

The hotel's guest rooms and suites are set within two connected buildings, blending colonial Cartagena and Republican architecture with modern sophistication and luxury. The 86 rooms and suites have flat-screen TVs with international satellite channels, work desks, Nespresso coffee machines, and iPads for guests to use while at the hotel.

For dining, Plaza Santa Teresa offers an open-air setting amidst the ancient city charms with a Cartagenera gastronomic experiences for dinner or evening cocktails. Located in the Republican courtyard, Harry's Bar by renowned Columbian chef Harry Sasson serves a an elegant blend of culinary local traditions with international cuisine. Exclusively for guests, La Terraza offers rooftop dining overlooking the city.

Offering an oasis of tranquility, Santa Teresa Spa combines modern and oriental techniques for one-of-a-kind body treatments, massages, and essential rituals. Located on the second floor of the Republican Building, the spa offers relaxation facilities, wet areas, beauty services, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The rooftop pool and solarium features 360-degree views over the red roofs of the ancient city as well as the modern skyscrapers. The exclusive setting has views of the Caribbean Sea and the port, providing a unique venue for experiencing the magic of Cartagena.

Exclusive Perks at Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa

Breakfast, $100 & More in Cartagena

SAVE $205+

This historic hotel retains original features from Cartagena's colonial and republican eras with its arcades, balconies, halls and courtyards, preserving the traditional architectural style complemented by modern facilities including rooftop pool and solarium, 3 restaurants with international and Colombian food and spa,

Guests making reservations through Five Star Alliance will also receive the following amenities:

  • Breakfast Daily
  • $100 Credit
  • Upgrade at Booking
  • VIP Status
  • Early Check-in
  • Late Check-out
  • WiFi
Terms and Conditions
Reservations must be made through Five Star Alliance. A 100 USD lunch, dinner, or spa treatment credit is provided once per room, per stay. Upgrade is subject to availability at time of booking. Early check-in and late check-out are subject to availability at time of check-in and departure.

Hotel Address:
  • Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa
  • Carrera 3 No 31-23 Centro
  • Cartagena, 130000
  • Colombia

Location Summary
Set within a former convent in the heart of Cartagena, the property reflects the tradition of Cartagena de Indias from the city's origins as a Caribbean port to becoming a top tourism destination. Guests of the hotel can connect with the history surrounding the walled city from the internal and external spaces of the hotel, and it is within walking distance of the Parque de La Marina, Baluarte de San Francisco Javier, Baluarte de San Ignacio, Plaza San Pedro Claver, and the Museo De Arte Moderno Cartagena (Modern Art Museum).

Directions to Hotel
By car from Rafael Nunes International Airport (CTG), 6.9 km/4.28 miles: Take Cl. 70a to Cl. 70. Continue to Av. Santander. Continue on Av. Santander. Take Cra. 2 and CL. 32 to Cra. 3 in Cartagena to the Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa.
Banquets & Meetings
4 rooms and 4 open spaces including the Colonial areas of the hotel with capacity for 10 to 300 guests, as well as meeting venues for up to 200 attendees.
Fine Dining On Site
Harry's Bar by renowned Columbian chef Harry Sasson serves a an elegant blend of culinary local traditions with international cuisine.
Fitness Center
24-hour fitness facility.
Pool Outdoor
Rooftop pool and solarium features 360-degree views over the red roofs of the ancient city as well as the modern skyscrapers.
Spa Facility
Santa Teresa Spa combines modern and oriental techniques for one-of-a-kind body treatments, massages, and essential rituals. Located on the second floor of the Republican Building, the spa has relaxation facilities, wet areas, beauty services, and a 24-hour fitness center.
Theatre Museums
Within walking distance of Parque de La Marina, Baluarte de San Francisco Javier, Baluarte de San Ignacio, Plaza San Pedro Claver, and the Museo De Arte Moderno Cartagena (Modern Art Museum).
Recommended Rooms
Colonial Suites are located in the Colonial Convent of the XVII Century with preserved historic details combined with modern additions and amenities, as well as views of the colonial streets and facades.


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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Beach
    - Biking Touring
    - Boating
    - Casino Gambling
    - Dining
    - Fishing Ocean
    - Golfing
    - Jogging Running
    - Sailing
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums
    - Water Skiing