HEP 2017 Accommodations

The Hotel Caribe is the official hotel
and host site of HEP 2018.
Its address is:
Carrera 1 # 2-87, Bocagrande
Cartagena, Colombia
Booking information coming soon.

Airport Information

The nearest airport is the Rafael Núñez International Airport, located about 20 minutes from Hotel Caribe following Carretera 1/ Avenida Santander.


Join us in Cartagena, a beautiful colonial city on the caribbean coast, with centuries-old architecture, colorful cobblestone streets, and pristine beaches. Cartagena’s old town, founded in the 16th century, is an UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the tranquil islands, Islas del Rosario, are just across the bay. We encourage you to take time to explore the museums, monuments, and plazas of this beautiful historic city on the bay!

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Traveling to Colombia from Abroad

If you are not a Colombian citizen or permanent resident you may require a visa to enter the country. Please review the visa requirements for travel to Colombia.

Visa Requirements for
travel to Colombia
information on getting a
Visitors Visa to Colombia
If you are required to obtain a visa, please contact your nearest Colombian Consulate.

Please Note: Colombian immigration rules change regularly. The information provided here comes from the Colombian Immigration Service. Please check with a Colombian Consulate to be sure of your own entry requirements. We are committed to providing accurate information but are not responsible for mistakes in this document.