Fodor's Expert Review Hotel Boutique Casa Carolina

Cra. 12 #3–40, Santa Marta, Magdalena, 470004, Colombia

A sleek, modern boutique hotel, Casa Carolina combines a whitewashed interior with wood and exposed brick details and a plant-fringed pool in the central courtyard. A professional, bilingual staff can be relied on for excellent advice on restaurants, tours, and travel. Clean, contemporary rooms come equipped with all the modern conveniences, including fantastic showers that make you feel like you're outside with accents of stone and greenery. The rooftop terrace, with lounge, dining area, and daybeds is a highlight, providing a perfect spot to take in a balmy tropical sunset while enjoying the view of the town and the sea in the distance.

PROS

  • high-end comfort and service
  • views from the terrace
  • excellent in-house restaurant

CONS

  • lacking in colonial charm
  • the common areas can feel somewhat crowded

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Service
Sophisticated
Central
Casual Chic
$$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 5-423–3354

HOTEL DETAILS

10 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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