You're eligible for a Genius discount at Selina Cartagena! To save at this property, all you have to do is sign in.

With its great view of the Cartagena de Indias Bay, Selina Cartagena offers comfortable rooms. It features a rooftop swimming pool and a sun terrace. Free WiFi is available.

All rooms are air-conditioned.

Located in the heart of Cartagena, within a 5- minute drive from the touristic area Bocagrande and 15 minutes from the Rafael Núñez Airport.

This is our guests' favorite part of Cartagena de Indias, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Selina Cartagena has been welcoming guests since Oct 18, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: Selina Hotels

Missing some information?

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Cartagena de Indias, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.0


When would you like to stay at Selina Cartagena?

Check-in date
Check-out date
Approximate prices in USD for a 1-night stay
Loading dates...
Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 2
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Standard Room
  • 1 queen bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Deluxe Room
  • 1 king bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
  • 1 king bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 4. Max children: 3
Family Room
  • 2 bunk beds and
  • 1 queen bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Max adults: 4
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Lock in a great price for your upcoming stay

Get instant confirmation with FREE cancellation on most rooms!

4 reasons to choose Selina Cartagena

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English

Property questions and answers

Looking for more info? Send a question to the property to find out more.

Thanks! You'll receive an email as soon as the property answers your question.

Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

Tropical breezes waft through Cartagena's pastel-hued colonial buildings, just steps from the sparkling waters of the Caribbean.

What's nearby
  • San Francisco Church
    0 miles
  • Cartagena's Pegasos's Wharf
    0.1 miles
  • Centenary Park
    0.2 miles
  • Trinidad Square
    0.2 miles
  • Santisima Trinidad Church
    0.2 miles
  • Cartagena's city hall
    0.2 miles
  • Cartagena's Modern Art Museum
    0.2 miles
  • Custom's Square
    0.2 miles
  • Plaza de la Aduana
    0.2 miles
  • Cartagena's Clock Tower
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant La Casa de Socorro
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Mister Babilla
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant La Cocina de Pepina
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar El Arsenal: The Rum Box
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar La Caponera / Quiebra Canto
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant Di Silvio Trattoria
    0.5 miles
Top attractions
  • San Pedro Claver Square
    0.2 miles
  • Cartagena's Gold Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Bolivar Park
    0.3 miles
  • Palace of the Inquisition
    0.3 miles
  • San Felipe de Barajas Castle
    0.6 miles
  • Cartagena's Walls
    0.7 miles
  • Rafael Nunez House
    0.8 miles
  • Cartagena's Port
    1.4 miles
  • Steps of La Popa Mount
    1.5 miles
  • Softball Stadium
    3.5 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Bocagrande Beach
    3,100 feet
  • Marbella Beach
    4,350 feet
  • Castillogrande Beach
    1.8 miles
  • Laguito Beach
    1.9 miles
  • Crespo Beach
    2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Rafael Núñez International Airport
    2.8 miles
  • Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport
    61.5 miles
How to get to Selina Cartagena from Rafael Núñez International Airport
Are you missing any information about this area?
2 Restaurants On Site

    Magnetic Burger

    Food: American

    Lucky Loco Taco

    Food: Mexican

Amenities of Selina Cartagena
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Evening entertainment Additional charge
  • Entertainment staff
  • Library
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – outdoor Free!
Pool 2 – outdoor
  • Yoga classes
  • Massage chair
  • Bathhouse
  • Open-air bath
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
Missing some info?

House rules
Selina Cartagena takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Selina Cartagena accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests must be 18 years or older to stay in a shared dormitory. Guests under 18 years of age
must be accompanied by a family member or a legal guardian (18 years or older) in a private

FAQs about Selina Cartagena

  • Selina Cartagena has 2 restaurants:

    • Magnetic Burger
    • Lucky Loco Taco

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Selina Cartagena by:

    • Taxi 15min

  • The prices at Selina Cartagena may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Selina Cartagena is 1,800 feet from the center of Cartagena de Indias.

  • Selina Cartagena offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Library
    • Evening entertainment
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Yoga classes
    • Walking tours
    • Massage chair
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Bathhouse
    • Movie nights
    • Entertainment staff
    • Live music/Performance
    • Happy hour
    • Open-air bath

  • Check-in at Selina Cartagena is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Selina Cartagena can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • À la carte

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Selina Cartagena include:

    • Double
    • Bed in Dorm
    • Suite
    • Family
    • Twin