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Hotel Dorado Plaza Bocagrande

Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. 4.05 km from downtown
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Accommodation amenities

Air conditioning in common areasPoolFree Wi-Fi in common areas

About Hotel Dorado Plaza Bocagrande

In the tourist sector of Bocagrande, facing the beaches of Cartagena de Indias, the Hotel Dorado Plaza Bocagrande offers an outdoor pool and restaurant both buffet and a la carte. Located 8 km from Rafael Nunez International Airport, offers All Inclusive stays regime and breakfast only.

The hotel has tents on the beach and provides complimentary chairs and towels. The Wi-Fi is free in public areas and there are safe deposit box at the front desk. You will find a children's entertainment area and live shows for adults. A 5 minute walk along the beach, you can go kayaking and surfing, while the sauna is extra charge.

Rooms at the Dorado Plaza are equipped with cable TV, air conditioning, minibar and private bathroom with shower. There are wider, with partial ocean view units.

The hotel has a pool bar where you can sample spirits and cocktails. In restaurants you will find many options of regional and international food. Breakfast includes fruit, cereal, cold cuts and eggs, plus baked sweets like hot cakes.

El Hotel Dorado Plaza Bocagrande is located 4 km from the Walls of Cartagena and 10 minutes drive from the historic center of the city, home to the Castle of San Felipe, the Clock Tower and Plaza de la Aduana.

Rooms in Hotel Dorado Plaza Bocagrande

Room Standard

Flat-screen TVFree Wi-FiAir conditioningMinibar
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Room Superior

Flat-screen TVFree Wi-FiAir conditioningMinibar
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Superior Room, Partial Ocean View

Flat-screen TVFree Wi-FiAir conditioning
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Standard Room, City View

Flat-screen TVFree Wi-FiAir conditioning
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About the area

Tourist attractions

San Pedro Claver Sanctuary2.72 km
Memorial Clock Tower2.93 km
Santo Domingo Square2.95 km
Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas3.46 km


Club de Pesca2.41 km
Donde Fidel2.84 km
Café del Mar2.91 km
Bazurto Social Club3.00 km


Bocagrande Beach529 m
Plaza Playa Castillo Grande909 m
Isla Barú27.63 km


Casino Rio Cartagena de Indias2.04 km
Teatro Heredia Adolfo Mejía3.24 km
Chiva Rumbera3.61 km
Estadio Olímpico Jaime Morón León - Real Cartagena6.78 km


Dock Bodeguita2.62 km
Rafael Nunez Airport7.03 km


Portal de San Felipe Mall3.42 km
Paseo de la Castellana4.98 km

Reviews of Hotel Dorado Plaza Bocagrande

6.7 out of 10


everyone rating of Hotel Dorado Plaza Bocagrande. Based on 56 reviews

  • Services 6.1
  • Accommodation staff 7
  • Location 8.2
  • Cleanliness 7.1
  • Price/quality 6.8
  • Wi-Fi 5.8
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El mal servicio, la entrega de la habitación, la mala atención del personal en si todo View less

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Travelled with the family-
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El recibimiento de la habitación fue a las 4:00pm, fue muy confusa. no guardan equipaje después del check out. ya que el vuelo era despues del medio día, uno queda volteando con el equipaje. View less

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Travelled with the family-
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No brindan informacion de todos los servicios, muy malo un checkout al medio dia y no brindan la posibilidad de guardar ni las maletas ni permiten estar mas en las instalaciones, tiene un hotel en tierra bomba y no lo ofrecen View less

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Accommodation amenities

  • Free luggage storage
  • Free Wi-Fi in common areas
  • Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Elevator
  • Air conditioning in common areas
  • 24h front desk
More services
  • Concierge
  • No pets allowed
  • Computers for guests use
  • Laundry service with additional cost
Fun and leisure
  • Solarium
  • Themed events and shows
  • Children´s entertainment program
  • Meeting room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Access and facilities for people with reduced mobility

Accommodation conditions

  • Check-in: from 15:00 to 00:00
  • Check-out: from 00:00 to 12:00
  • From 07:00 to 10:00
Keep in mind

Additional fees to be paid upon check-in:

  • Turism fee: $ 6,240 (Peso colombiano) Per person per day.

Hygiene and security

  • Web check-in/check-out
  • Temperature control
  • Certified under goverment sanitization guidelines
  • Masks available to guests
  • Free hand sanitizer in common areas
  • Protective clothing available to guests
  • Staff uses masks
  • Gap period between guest stays
  • Common areas cleaned with disinfectant

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