Boutique Hotel in Cartagena

We like to think of the Amarla Boutique Hotel in Cartagena as a family house rather than a hotel. From the moment you step inside, you will discover why. Our warmth and attentive service are the foundations of what make us one of the best hotels in Cartagena. Throughout your stay your personal concierge will be on hand to offer assistance and ensure your experience is tailor made to your requirements. At the Amarla, we hope you enjoy your stay so much, that you return not just as a guest but as a friend. This is why we take care to remember the little details, including your preferences and requests. Ensuring that when you return, you will feel as if you’re returning home. Come and live the Cartagena life in our house of natural happiness.

Woman in blue floral dress on balcony of room at Amarla Boutique Hotel in Cartagena


Each of our seven suites and guest rooms symbolizes a different native bird, reflecting the color and beauty of Colombia. Every room has its own unique character and is decorated using original art, ornaments and furniture created by local artisans.

Speed boat on green lagoon near Isla Rosario on day trip from Amarla hotel in Cartagena


Our hand-picked collection of experiences and in-house activities are designed to ignite your passion. Embrace your inner South American spirit when you journey with us to explore our natural wonders and wildlife around Cartagena, Colombia.

Romantic weddings and corporate events on the rooftop of Amarla Boutique Hotel in Cartagena


Where better to celebrate your wedding or host a yoga retreat than in one of the best hotels in Cartagena Colombia. Our events coordinator will work with you to create a unique experience and memory that will last a lifetime.

Boutique Hotels in Cartagena

Amarla has been voted as one of the best boutique hotels in Cartagena and it is not hard to see why. Our hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of the old town of Cartagena de Indias. It is in close walking distance to several noted attractions, including Bolivar Park and Palace of the Inquisition. Stepped in history and full of charm, the Amarla has 7 en-suite guest rooms, a gorgeous rooftop pool and a stunning view. Each of our rooms is named after a native Colombian bird and decorated with select pieces from local craftsmen and artisans. Meet the people that make our house a happy home. Stay with us to experience true Cartagena hospitality. Let us share our vision with you and tell you the story of how this gorgeous colonial home became a beautiful luxury hotel.

Hotels Cartagena Walled City

Amarla has gracefully restored a beautiful historic colonial home, transforming it into one of the chicest hotels Cartagena walled city has. Surrounded by history, the Amarla Boutique Hotel is conveniently located in the center of the old town of Cartagena de India, just a short stroll from the bastion of Santo Domingo. This area is one of the best-preserved and finest examples of a colonial-era hotels in a walled city, within South America. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage site. The narrow streets are lined with elegant European-style architecture from a bygone era, painted in the vibrant Caribbean hues. It’s a stunning combination. Watch the sun set over Cartagena from our rooftop pool. After which you can venture out at night, to witness the streets of Cartagena come alive.