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Lima, Peru
Reviewed 2 May 2009

Hotel was almost empty (low season). I liked the food at restaurants, many things to choose from, and everthing is fresh. Lots variety of fruits for breakfast. If you order something else from the fixed menu you have to pay extra. Alcoholic drinks are not that good, and very expensive, only wine is included for dinner. Best if you take...

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UK
Reviewed 5 November 2008

This December (2008) will be the 4th time that my wife have stayed there, therefore I cannot give a negative review. The resort is a medium priced resort so you cannot expect 5* service, but the all inclusive rate for food and some drinks is excellent value. There are a choice of restaurants to suit most tastes, however the predominant...

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London, UK
Reviewed 24 October 2008

Stayed in the Irotama for 2 nights on a recent trip to Colombia. We rented a beachfront villa which were pleasant and clean (with a great hard bed), but nothing to get hugely excited about. Irotama is a large spread out resort consisting of a couple of towers and bungalows with direct beach access as well as a large pool...

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Maryland
Reviewed 29 August 2008

Problems started when one of the recreation team members decided to sink my 9 yr. old face into her birthday cake while she was blowing the candles. She was gasping for air as her nostrils and mouth filled with icing and had to be aided. The person who did this just ran away from the site....... At checkout be careful!!!...

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Sydney
Reviewed 21 October 2007

This Hotel is a good economical choice for a getaway in Santa Marta. The Hotel is a resort style over a large area with the centrepiece being a very large pool. The rates here usually include all your food and drink as well. I was in a standalone cabin between the pool and the beach (which is nothing spectacular). Room...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 November 2006

A huge soulless resort hotel with a large clean beach and good sporting facilities. Disappointing buffet food for both dinner and breakfast. Entertainment is provided in the evening, but is pretty poor! Bars close at midnight. However it is good enough for a base to visit the lost city or the national parks close by.

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Medellin
Reviewed 20 September 2006

They gave me the worst service I ever had in Colombia. In the early morning, 5 AM, we had a man walking in hour room, thinking they had a problem with the door. They just went in the wrong room. Then, they didn't stop to call at the phone for saying we are sorry. We had four calls, waking us...

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Yuma, Arizona
Reviewed 5 July 2006

We spent two nights at this hotel in July and do not recommend it to others. First, it was pretty hot and mosquitos were everywhere. Also, the condition of our cabin was kind of run down or old. The cabin consisted of three rooms; a living room, a bedroom with a full size bed and second bedroom with two twin...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the Pozos Colorados area, 20 minutes from Santa Marta, Irotama captures all the magic and enchantment of a luxurious Caribbean hotel. This breathtaking resort is surrounded by nature and has tennis courts, a golf draving range and a kilometer long beach. Come discover it! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Irotama Resort

Address: Km 14 Via a Cienaga, Santa Marta, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Price Range: €115 - €443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Irotama Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 356
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Also Known As:
Irotama Hotel Santa Marta
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Marta
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Marta
#4 Spa Hotel in Santa Marta
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Marta
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“make lots of questions, call ahead if you can, I specifically requested wheelchair assistance and did not get it.”
 of 5 bubbles jungleeyes, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The Bohios or bungalows on the North side of the property are a bit quieter and less congested.”
  • Patio from bungalow
  • Sitting room in bungalow
  • Primary pool (1-1.5M) looking North towards tower and Mercure Hotel
 of 5 bubbles Joepure, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bungalow- nice vegetation. Ocean view in the buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles 78gabrielal, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles BobJames, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“bungalows are a very good options for families”
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 of 5 bubbles chuckyg2014, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
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