Bask in the sun on the beach or by the pool at our beautiful Cartagena hotel

Make the most of your business trip to Colombia or your Caribbean vacation by choosing Radisson Cartagena Ocean Pavillion Hotel. Our location on beautiful La Boquilla Beach allows you to spend lazy days enjoying the sun, sea, and sand. The historic Walled City, about a 15-minute drive away, offers a number of fascinating museums, including the Palace of the Inquisition. Calle del Arsenal is a popular choice for lively evenings exploring its bars and nightclubs.

If you’re traveling for business, you’ll appreciate our extensive meeting facilities, and an on-site hair salon and laundry facilities help you look your best for presentations and interviews. When you’re ready to relax, you can step out onto our terrace level to enjoy an outdoor pool with an ocean view, a separate pool for children, and multiple hot tubs. There are also shaded daybeds and pool chairs with complimentary towels. Check out our fitness center and spa when you want a vigorous workout or a relaxing massage. When it’s time to head home, our concierge can arrange a taxi to take you to Rafael Núñez International Airport (CTG).

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Enjoy Caribbean style and amenities such as free Wi-Fi  

Our 233 modern rooms and suites reflect our Caribbean setting with floor-to-ceiling windows, bold graphic elements, and sleek furnishings. From 400-thread-count linens to an in-room minibar, your room will be a welcome oasis after a busy day of meetings or sightseeing.

2 Twin Beds

  •  32 m²
  • 2 twin
  • 2 adults
For a beach getaway with a friend, book this standard room with free Wi-Fi and a minibar.

2 Double Beds

  •  32 m²
  • 2 double
  • 4 adults
This standard room delivers value with 400-thread-count linens, an in-room safe, and free Wi-Fi.

Queen Bed

  •  32 m²
  • 1 queen
  • 2 adults
Located on floors three to 10, these rooms feature free Wi-Fi, an LCD TV, and a minibar for a comfortable stay.

2 Queen Beds

  •  32 m²
  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
Traveling with friends? These standard rooms include two plush queen beds, plus a bathrobe and turndown service.

Studio Suite-King Bed

  •  66 m²
  • 1 king
  • 4 adults
Choose one of our spacious studio suites to enjoy two bathrooms and a living room area with a sleeper sofa.

Studio Suite-2 King Beds

  • 2 king
  • 4 adults
This studio-style suite includes two king beds and free Wi-Fi, making it a great option for families.

Studio Suite-King Bed-2 Twin Beds

  • 1 king and 2 twin
  • 4 adults
Three beds and ample space make this suite a popular choice for families and friends traveling together. 

2 Bedroom Suite

  •  109 m²
  • 1 king and 1 queen
  • 6 adults
Upgrade to a two-bedroom suite and experience a 180-degree view of the beach and ocean from the terrace.
If you’re planning a wedding dinner for 311 guests or a multi-session conference for 1,000, our hotel offers seven indoor event venues and one flexible outdoor space to meet your needs. Reserve our high-tech audiovisual equipment and ask about custom catering options and meeting packages to set the stage for your next corporate or social gathering.


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Relish the bold flavors of the Caribbean for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Palenques Restaurant, which is popular for its fresh seafood and succulent steaks. When you want a beer, a glass of wine, or a Caribbean-themed cocktail served with light refreshments, Lobby Bar Tambora is the place to go.

You can sit beneath the umbrellas and sip a handcrafted cocktail by the ocean at Sal Marina Beach Bar. Don’t forget to stop by on Sundays for barbecue! If you’d like a refreshing drink with a view, visit Solarium Bar, located on the 10th-floor terrace, for fresh fruit juices as well as soft drinks, beers, and cocktails.

For an afternoon pick-me-up, head to Café Yaravi for a shot of espresso and a sweet pastry.

From the historic Walled City to 19 kilometers of beaches, Cartagena offers a wealth of options for travelers. Spend a day on La Boquilla Beach enjoying the Caribbean sun, or explore a hilltop fortress castle built during the colonial era.

Calle del Arsenal

4.17 mi / 6.72 km from the hotel
Partake in some of the area's best nightlife when you check out the clubs along Calle del Arsenal. Favorites include Donde Fidel, Cafe Havana, and Bazurto Social Club.

Heredia Theater

4.19 mi / 6.75 km from the hotel
Although the performing arts are the biggest draw at this attraction, the architecture is also noteworthy. Book a tour to see the beautiful wooden balconies, Italian marble statues, and fresco ceiling by painter Enrique Grau.

Castle of San Felipe de Barajas

3.79 mi / 6.11 km from the hotel
Originally constructed in the 16th century, this former Spanish fortress is located atop San Lázaro hill and provides the perfect spot for snapping a photo of the cityscape.

La Aduana Plaza

4.35 mi / 7 km from the hotel
Take a break at the largest and oldest plaza in the Walled City of Cartagena, where you can see City Hall and a statue of Christopher Columbus. This plaza once served as the royal offices for the Kingdom of Spain.

Palace of the Inquisition

4.36 mi / 7.02 km from the hotel
A trial site during the Spanish Inquisition, this 18th-century building now serves as a museum of Inquisition artifacts, such as old church bells, pre-Columbian artwork, maps, and torture devices.

San Pedro Claver Church and Monastery

4.39 mi / 7.07 km from the hotel
Named after a Spanish priest who dedicated his life to helping slaves in Cartagena in the 1700s, this gorgeous church is home to a museum of Afro-Caribbean art.
Carrera 9 #22-850, Cartagena 130002, Colombia

Our oceanfront hotel is located off Highway 90A, about 12 minutes from Rafael Núñez International Airport (CTG) via Cartagena-Barranquilla. Our concierge service can help arrange your transportation to and from the airport.