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Calle 24 Nro. 3-65
Santa Marta, Colombia 470007


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Hotel Overview

The Best Western Plus reaches the Colombian Caribbean with the opening of its new hotel in the city of Santa Marta, the Best Western Plus Santa Marta Hotel. In an imposing tower located in the business and commercial development area of the city, 126 rooms are available from which you can enjoy a view of the marina and the unbeatable panoramic city. Infinity pool on the top floor, four meeting rooms, fitness center and a business center complement this new option of accommodation in the city.

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The city of Santa Marta is located on the shore of the Bay of Santa Marta on the Caribbean Sea on the foothills of the Sierra Nevada whose peaks can be seen on clear days from the beach. The capital of the department of Magdalena, which was founded in 1525, is one of the oldest cities in South America.

Tax Exemption Law:

According to the 2646 decree of the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit of Colombia, are exempted from payment of tax those foreign residents who purchase a plan or vacation package (accommodation + meals or any transfer) and present your passport at the hotel with corresponding migratory seals custom Colombia evidencing income due. This process is valid provided that the entrance to the hotel is in a period not exceeding 30 days of entering the country.

According to Colombian law, they are only exempt from paying tourists that have VISA or permit TP-11 PIP-5 / PTP-5.

Optional Hotel insurance fee of $3 USD per person per stay is not included.

This property is following all international standards of the We Care Clean® - AHLA program, which guarantees guests a safe stay.

For more detailed information ask the front desk or the website of Bestwestern.


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Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant onsite
  • Full Service Hotel
  • Cocktail lounge, located on the 16th floor
  • Outdoor pool
  • Poolside services
  • Exercise facility 24 Hour
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge, at the Reception Desk
  • Multilingual staff, English, Spanish, French
  • Porterage/bell services
  • Baggage hold, complimentary, 24-hours, in the lobby
  • Guest laundry
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Late check out, subject to availability
  • Safe deposit box
  • Solarium
  • Shoe shine
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; free in-room wireless Internet access; free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center, 24-hours, complimentary
  • Printer available
  • Fax services
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Photocopy machine
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Video conferencing
  • Wedding services
  • Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Catering
  • Equipment rental
  • Air-conditioning
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Cold weather hook-ups
  • Ice/vending machines, available thru Room Service until 10:00 p.m.
  • Airport car upon request, 15 USD one way
  • Free parking
  • Garage parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
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  • Cable or satellite television, CNN® or other 24-hour news station
  • In-room movies
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Refrigerator Minibar available in all rooms.
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board available, upon request
  • Desk/work area
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Bathrobe available, upon request
  • Room service from 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Complimentary newspaper available upon request
  • In-room safe
  • Wake-up calls
  • Crib, available, complimentary
  • Ocean view available
  • City view rooms available

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 1

  • Physically challenged rooms/facilities available
  • Wheelchair accessible available
  • Closed-caption TV available
  • Raised toilet with grab bars available
  • Visual alarm available
  • Knock lights available
  • Safety bar in shower available
  • Walk-in shower available
  • Emergency alerting lighting
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Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from Club Nautico Marina Internacional, facility for catering
  • 1.3 kilometer(s) from Sociedad Portuaria, cruise ship port
  • 0.45 kilometer(s) from Clinica El Prado, health care
  • 0.8 kilometer(s) from Banco de la Republica, library in Santa Marta
  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from Edificio de la DIAN®
  • 0.4 kilometer(s) from Edificio Ejecutivo, Republic Executive Building in Santa Marta
  • 0.1 kilometer(s) from Banco de Bogota, bank in Santa Marta
  • 0.4 kilometer(s) from Policia Nacional de Colombia, Police Station in Santa Marta


  • 0.65 kilometer(s) from Catedral Basilica de Santa Marta, oldest church in South America
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Museo del Oro, art history of gold
  • 0.3 kilometer(s) from Casco Antiguo, old city
  • 6.5 kilometer(s) from Museo de Arte, Art Exposition
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Alcaldia de Santa Marta, cultural district in Santa Marta


  • Restaurante Blue Ribbon by Lemaitre, on premises, full service, International, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily
  • Across the street from Arsurdo Grill Criollo, full service, Mediterranean, open for: lunch, dinner, moderately priced with bar service, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily
  • Across the street from Cepa Y Olivo, full service, International, open for: lunch, dinner, moderately priced, also serving Spanish Cuisine, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily
  • Across the street from Donde Chucho, full service, Seafood, open for: lunch, dinner, moderately priced, 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily
  • Across the street from La Gran Estacion, full service, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner, also serving Arabe Cuisine, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily
  • 0.1 kilometer(s) from Juan Valdez® Cafe, cafe, International, open for: lunch, dinner, moderately priced coffee and snacks, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily
  • 0.1 kilometer(s) from Subway®, fast food, American, open for: lunch, dinner, moderately priced, 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. daily
  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from Radio Burger, fast food, American, open for: dinner, moderately priced, 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily
  • 0.4 kilometer(s) from Brisa Loca, bar/lounge, American, open for: dinner, moderately priced drinks and snacks, 5:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. daily
  • 0.3 kilometer(s) from La Carbonera, bar/lounge, American, open for: dinner, moderately priced drinks and snacks, 6:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. daily
  • 0.3 kilometer(s) from Deluchi® Pizza Por Metro, full service, Italian, open for: dinner, moderately priced, 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily
  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from Presto®, fast food, American, open for: dinner, moderately priced, 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • 0.6 kilometer(s) from Cafe del Parque, coffee shop, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, moderately priced coffee and snacks, 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


  • 0.7 kilometer(s) from Universidad del Norte, Post Graduate Degrees
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Alianza ColomoFrancesca, courses, art gallery and cultural activities

Nearby Cities

  • 104 kilometer(s) from Barranquilla, Atlantico
  • 236 kilometer(s) from Cartagena, Bolivar
  • 256 kilometer(s) from Valledupar, Cesar
  • 36 kilometer(s) from Cienaga
  • 171 kilometer(s) from Riohacha, Guajira


  • 0.5 kilometer(s) from Bahia de Santa Maria, beautiful beach
  • 0.95 kilometer(s) from Parque de Bolivar, bike and walking paths
  • 0.70 kilometer(s) from Parque de los Novios, bike and walking paths


  • 16 kilometer(s) from Simon Bolivar International Airport
  • 123 kilometer(s) from Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport
  • 7 kilometer(s) from Terminal de Transportes de Santa Marta
  • 0.2 kilometer(s) from Centro Historico de Santa Maria