Accommodation choices are aplenty in Santa Marta. Our database lists 86 short- and long-stay options within a 0.1-kilometre (0.06-mile) distance of Santa Marta's center.
The Hotel Boutique Don Pepe and Casa Verde Hotel are some of the most central lodgings in Santa Marta.
One of the most popular hotel neighborhoods, Historic Center, is 0.4 kilometres (0.2 miles) from downtown Santa Marta. Historic Center has 35 hotels. The Casa de Isabella, a Kali Hotel and La Casa del Farol Hotel Boutique by Xarm Hotels are some of the Expedia-listed accommodations in this area. El Rodadero another Santa Marta hotel area is 6 kilometres (3 miles) from downtown. El Rodadero's more well-known accommodations are the Hotel Tamacá Beach Resort by Sercotel and Hotel Tamacá Torre Norte by Sercotel.
Another option is Taganga. Taganga is where you'll find the La Ballena Azul Hotel and Bahía Taganga Hotel. Or, you could try Buritaca, where you'll find the Merecumbe Hotel and Playa Koralia. The Mendihuaca Caribbean Resort and Villa Maria Tayrona, a Kali Hotel can be found in Mata de Platano, while Hukumeizi Hotel and Playa Mandala are part of the Palomino area.
Budget-minded travelers will be delighted to discover that there is a good selection of cheaper lodgings in Santa Marta. The Estelar Santamar Hotel & Centro de Convenciones is 9 kilometres (5 miles) from the heart of Santa Marta, while the Santorini Hotel and Resort is 11 kilometres (7 miles) away. More options at the lower end of the spectrum in Santa Marta include the Santorini Hotel Boutique and the Tequendama Inn Santa Marta Hotel By Sercotel.
11 kilometres (7 miles) from the main part of Santa Marta, is the Irotama del Mar. Alternatively, the Irotama XXI is positioned 11 kilometres (7 miles) away. Alternative Expedia-registered hotels include the Irotama del Sol and the Santorini Villas Del Mar.
Looking to travel a little further afield? Costa Caribe has many options. Costa Caribe is marked by beaches, forests and jungle. Commonly visited Costa Caribe visitor attractions include ruins and traditional villages. Popular things to do in this part of Colombia include mountain climbing.
Spend a few hours discovering Iglesia de San Nicolás and Museo Romantico, in Sur Occidente, 75 kilometres (46 miles) to the southwest of Santa Marta. The Estelar Apartamentos Barranquilla and Hotel Barranquilla Plaza are just some of the Expedia-recommended hotel options in Sur Occidente. Alternatively, you could consider staying at El Rodadero, 6 kilometres (3 miles) to the south of Santa Marta, where you can choose from the Casa Etnia Hotel Boutique by Xarm Hotels and Hotel Arhuaco. The Nabusimake and Octopus Dive Center are popular places to see while in El Rodadero.
For those travelers planning on arriving or departing via Simon Bolivar Airport, you may plan to book a room at Decameron Galeon - All Inclusive, or Zuana Beach Resort, both of which are a short taxi ride away.