Staying at one of the Hotels Bogota Chico means being in one of the most cosmopolitas areas of the city. Some of the new accomodation proposals by different hotel chains are getting a space on this area of the city.
Chico is defined as the area delineated on the east by the Carreara 7 (7th Street), on the west by the "Autopista", on the south by the Calle 87 (87nd Street) and on the north by the Calle 100 (100th street)
Hotels in Bogota Chico area are very desired by travelers. The immediate area offers a variety of services that travelers appreciate very much. This area is very close to the "Zona Rosa" or Pink Zone, where some of the most important Commercial centers in the city are located.
If you choose to stay at one of these Hotels Bogota Chico,
you will have no time to get bored.
Just crossing the street where your Hotel is located or on a small walking distance you will have plenty of opportunities to eat, drink, entertain, or shop. You will be in the middle of almost everything that the city can offer.
Around "Parque 93" (93th Street Park) there are bookshops and stationers, a design center, travel agencies, shops, cafes, hotels, and a boutique cinema.
"Parque 93" Restaurants offer menus and innovative spaces, bars with clever and unique proposals, and a distinctive colombian festive atmosphere that we call "rumba".
On a 30 minute walk distance, to the south you will be in the "Zona Rosa" or Pink Zone, where you can find important shopping centers as "Andino", "El Retiro" and "Atlantis" Commercial Centers, that offer a varied opportunity for shopping in some of the best stores in the city with renowned national and international brands. besides entertainment and dinning.
The area is well served by some major roads of the city:
"Carrera Septima" (7th street) that connects this area with downtown going to the south, and with the north countryside going north. Some of the new routes of SITP, public transportation buses, follow this route going south and north. Keep in mind that on sundays and holidays the north-south lane will be used as a "ciclovía" or bike route. Ciclovia map, click here.
"Carrera 15" (15th Street) only travels in a south to north direction. This streets holds a heavy traffic mixed of public and private cars. Keep in mind that on sundays and holidays the whole street will be used as a "ciclovía" or bike route, from the 72th street to 127th street.
"Calle 100" (100th Street) connects the city from south to north passing by the west side of the city. This is a wide road, with also heavy traffic. This is one of the routes you can take to go to the airport.
"Autopista" o Avenida Caracas is a major road of the city, it also connects it from south to north and south to north. The main characteristic of this road is that holds the "Trasmilenio" service. A public transportation within an exclusive lane for the service.
It is a fast way of transportation but it is heavily congested on peak hours, so be prepared in advance if you want to use it, and of course visit our page on tips for visiting Bogota and Succeding in the Attempt.
In the area surrounding Hotels Bogota Chico there is public spaces well visited by citizens and visitors as "Parque 93" (93th Street Park) or "Parque El Virrey" (El Virrey Park) which are visited daily by people who work or live in the surrounding area.
"Parque 93" (93th Street Park) is surrounded mostly by restaurants and bars in the middle of a business area of the city, this area has become a gastronomic epicenter in the city. The park is a meeting place for the arts, culture, shopping and trends.
Around "Parque 93" (93th Street Park) there are bookshops and stationers, a design center, travel agencies, bars, cafes, hotels, a boutiqque cinema, and restaurants of a wide variety of cuisines.
"Parque El Virrey" (El Virrey Park) is specially a green area to enjoy nature and the opportunity it provides for exercise, either walking, jogging or doing some yoga. This park is surrounded by residential buildings along a green space that borders a funneled creek.
Other interesting sites beside these parks surrounding Hotels Bogota Chico are:
The "World Trade Center" is an area of the city that makes part of the Chico, where many international and national important business firms are located. Here you can find Hotels, shops and restaurants too.
"Museo del Chico", primarily known as Hacienda El Chico, was donated to the city by Mercedes Sierra de Perez. It is a very good example of the elegant colonial architecture. It keeps an international collection of art, porcelain and objects. The house is surrounded by 11 acres of gardens and woodlands specially dedicated to the kids entertainment and family realxation.
If you want to experience a busy, modern and cosmopolita district at your stay, choose one of the Hotels at the Hotels Bogota Chico area: