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Overview of Hotel Estelar Playa Manzanillo

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On the beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
3 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Hotel Estelar Playa Manzanillo

4 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • All-inclusive
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPlaya Manzanillo3 min walk
    Popular LocationLa Boquilla Beach13 min drive
    Popular LocationMarbella Beach21 min drive
    AirportCartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.)30 min drive

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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 68 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Large Single Sofa Bed

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double Beds

About this area

Cartagena

Located in Cartagena, Hotel Estelar Playa Manzanillo is on the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Playa Manzanillo and La Boquilla Beach. Travelling with kids? Consider Naval Museum Cartagena, or check out an event or a game at Jaime Moron Stadium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Playa Manzanillo - 3 min walk
  • La Boquilla Beach - 13 min drive
  • Marbella Beach - 21 min drive
  • Rafael Nunez Museum and House - 24 min drive
  • Popa Convent - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Cartagena (CTG-Rafael Nunez Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Buffet La Palapa — 1 min walk
  • La Trattoria — 1 min walk
  • Archies - 6 min drive
  • Bar Cazeta - 12 min drive
  • Antiguo Restaurante Don Concho - 13 min drive

About this property

Hotel Estelar Playa Manzanillo

Upscale hotel on the beach, with 3 outdoor swimming pools
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Hotel Estelar Playa Manzanillo's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants. All 192 rooms offer free WiFi, balconies and LCD TVs with cable channels. 24-hour room service, premium bedding and safes are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hotel Estelar Playa Manzanillo offers 192 forms of accommodation with a safe and free toiletries. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily.

All-inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at Hotel Estelar Playa Manzanillo are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Awards and affiliations

This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQ) guests.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free shopping centre shuttle

Food and drink

  • 4 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 beach bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Basketball
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Volleyball
  • Waterskiing

Family friendly

  • 3 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Golf lessons
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre (1819 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms 3

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per child: COP 235000 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: COP 335000 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • For stays on or after 1 January 2022, residents of Colombia and non-residents staying 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Travellers on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: COP 80000 per person (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a security system

We should mention

If you are travelling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents travelling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is travelling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is travelling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarised consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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Frequently asked questions

4.2
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 309 out of 684 reviews
5 - Excellent 45%
Rating 4 - Good. 256 out of 684 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 79 out of 684 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 25 out of 684 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 15 out of 684 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice hotel for family, couples or even single vacation. Excellent food, drinks and entertainment. Excellent personnel and staff customer service. Thank you to Rodolfo, Davison and Rafael, they always were very helpful.
Stayed 5 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great setup with an activity pool area with music and fun and also a tranquility pool area for relaxation. Easy access to beach with very controlled spacing for COVID guidelines. Staff excellent and fun evenings. Only thing that could be better is ice access closer to rooms and better gym facilities plus add some Pickleblall on tennis courts.
Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great customer service overall. The staff were very accommodating and attentive to their guest’s needs. The food was delicious as well.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excelente hotel su comida sus instalaciones sus playas. Su servicio
Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2021