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Top Rated Hotels for your Santa Marta Vacation

Irotama Torres
Irotama Torres
3.5 out of 5.0 Km 14 Via Cienaga, Santa Marta, Magdalena
Free Cancellation
5.0/5 (2 reviews)

They don’t have amenities they need more entertainment

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2019
Nestled on the beach, this Santa Marta resort is just steps from Magdalena River and Bello Horizonte Beach. Zazue is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) away.
Hotel Boutique Casa Carolina
Hotel Boutique Casa Carolina
4.0 out of 5.0 Calle 12 # 3-40, Centro Histórico, Santa Marta, Magdalena
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (4 reviews)

The staff was outstanding and breakfast was plentiful. The hotel could improve by installing grab bars in the shower and providing better quality towels.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2019
This family-friendly Santa Marta hotel is located by the sea, within a 5-minute walk of Tairona Gold Museum and Simon Bolivar Park. Parque de Los Novios and ...
Irotama Resort
Irotama Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 Km 14 Via Cienaga, Santa Marta, Magdalena
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (12 reviews)

Our 4th stay in Irotama complex and every time is better and better!! Outstanding customer service, excellent food quality, crystal clean and spacious bedrooms! One of the best stay on beach resort! We will come back very soon! Thanks so much Irotama to make us a memorably stay!!

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2019
Located in Santa Marta, this beachfront resort is connected to the convention center, just steps from Magdalena River and Bello Horizonte Beach. Zazue is 0.4 ...
Mercure Santa Marta Emile
Mercure Santa Marta Emile
3.5 out of 5.0 Calle 115 No 2 39, Bello Horizonte, Santa Marta
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (5 reviews)

Close to the airport. Was on a business trip so not worried that is was no next to beach. Good Breakfast . Room was great . on the the best I have stayed in santa marta.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019
Situated in Santa Marta, this beach hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Zazue and within 9 mi (15 km) of Rodadero Beach and Blanca Beach. Santa Marta Beach is 8.4 ...

Things To Do during your Santa Marta Vacation

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Tips for planning your Santa Marta vacation

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Santa Marta Travel Guide

Where is Santa Marta?

Wondering just where exactly Santa Marta sits on the map?

It's situated 450 miles north of Bogota, the national capital, and 17 miles north of Ciénaga.

430,000 friendly locals live in this corner of Magdalena.

Places to Visit in Santa Marta

Discover a captivating underwater world at Rodadero Sea Aquarium and Museum. Displaying colorful and curious creatures, it's the perfect place to let your imagination run wild. Need some more options? Explore the lovingly maintained rooms and imagine how the former residents of Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino used to live. This place provides its guests with a unique historical insight. But that's not all! Delve back in time and take a stroll through Simon Bolivar Park, a pleasant spot to hang out and catch up with friends.

Car Rentals in Santa Marta

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Pick up your car from Avis at Simon Bolivar Airport and you'll quickly go from the tarmac to wherever you please.

Rent a vehicle in the heart of the city and you'll be out on the bustling streets before you know it. A reliable outlet here is Avis at Calle 14 No 4 25 Local 2a.

Where to stay in Santa Marta – Hotel Accommodation

Don't miss out. Organize one of 87 hotels in Santa Marta and begin organizing all your activities.

If you love luxury, the Hotel Boutique Don Pepe is a brilliant option. Alternatively, check out the Hotel Boutique Casa Carolina. On the other hand, the Hotel Miami SM (Calle 17 #3 - 96) and the Hotel Tayromar (Calle 20 #1C - 71) are suitable options if you're traveling on a shoestring budget.

Nearest Airports to Santa Marta

After being stuck in a cramped seat for hours, you'll be glad to hop off the plane and stretch out at Simon Bolivar Airport (SMR). Located 9 miles south of the downtown area, this is the main arrival point for those traveling by air.

Popular Places to Visit Near Santa Marta

Explored all of Santa Marta already? Don't panic! Guachaca is just 25 miles from here and has plenty of activities on offer. Start diving into the story of this destination at Buritaca Beach. If you're keen to learn more, stop by Koralia Beach and Parque Isla Salamanca too. Fundación is another neighbouring destination situated just 50 miles away. This place offers Aracataca Park, Gabriel Garcia Marquez House Museum and Aracataca Church.

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