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    Merecumbe Hotel

    | Km 48, via Santa Marta - Riohacha, Buritaca 470009, Colombia
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    Traveller (270)
    Pool & Beach (58)
    Room & Suite (46)
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good19%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “santa marta” (24 reviews)
    “tayrona park” (15 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (10 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    91 - 95 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 6 January 2013

    This place is truly special. My husband and I traveled all over Colombia for 3 weeks and this was our favorite place by far. It is beautiful, they serve the best food in Colombia, you basically get to sleep in luxury in the rainforest, and...More

    1  Thank honeymooners2007_08
    Reviewed 2 January 2013

    While the setting is pretty, there are two huge drawbacks. First, there is absolutely nothing to do - the ocean is far too rough to swim, there is no pool (or hot water), no bicycles or excursions. Only a deck of cards and old board...More

    3  Thank Lisa S
    Reviewed 25 December 2012

    A truly BEAUTIFUL, very special place, lovingly created and cared for personally by the family who own and run it. most things are hand made by staff employed by the family, everything is in as new condition. Beautiful gardens, truly lovely, exotic location. The food...More

    1  Thank ColombianDream
    Reviewed 23 December 2012

    We stayed at the Merecumbe for 2 nights initially, and decided to change our return flight in order to stay an extra day at this place. It's such an amazing resort, with excellent food (breakfast, lunch and dinner included). The cabañas are very private but...More

    Thank uncrase
    Reviewed 15 December 2012

    I’ve just returned from a perfect winter retreat at Merecumbe Hotel, one of the nicest places I’ve ever visited. (I’ve traveled a lot.) The family that owns and runs it is delightful, the independent lodgings inviting, the food delicious and varied, the wines tasty, and...More

    2  Thank PeterH99999
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    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$171 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Colombia >
    • Magdalena Department >
    • Santa Marta District >
    • Buritaca
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    Traveller (270)
    Pool & Beach (58)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Dining (39)
    Hotel & Grounds (158)
    Bathroom (12)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Hotel Boutique Casa Carolina
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    47.24 km away
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    24 April 2017|
    Response from jawtravels | Reviewed this property |
    Best to email the hotel and ask them. I was on a Backroads trip, so all the meals were included, but my guess is, due to it's location and the lack of other restaurants nearby, it's probably included. I did notice that other... More
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    "all rooms have similar location, no seaview"
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    "Best wifi reception is in cabins close to restaurant which also have outdoor lounges."
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    "I think all rooms are of equal value"
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    "My room was close to the beach, so I could hear the waves crashing all night."
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