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La Ballena Azul Hotel

Carrera 1 - Calle 18 Esquina, Santa Marta, Colombia, 00000  show map
 3 stars
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La Ballena Azul Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Overview

La Ballena Azul Hotel provides guests with a charming accommodation in an entertainment area of Santa Marta. Behind the historic facade of La Ballena Azul Hotel lies colorful interior.

La Ballena Azul Hotel offers proximity to a train station enabling quick access to a cathedral and a museum as well as Santa Marta Marina, which is 4 km away. The property is located within a 10-minute walk to the center of Santa Marta.

The hotel boasts close proximity to discos, restaurants and a stadium.

La Ballena Azul Hotel is set a 25-minute drive from Simon Bolivar airport.

Rooms

La Ballena Azul Hotel offers 33 guestrooms appointed with a minibar, climate control, cable television, a personal safe and a balcony with all the sights of Santa Marta within easy access. Staying at La Ballena Azul Hotel guests can enjoy the sea. They provide bathrooms with a shower and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served every morning. The onsite restaurant specializes in Colombian cuisine. Offering a variety of dishes, Basilea Gourmet and A more - food & drink are about 200 meters away.

Services

The hotel offers a free car park, a storage room and a safety deposit box along with a meeting room and a photocopier for both business and leisure guests.

Relax

Guests will appreciate a solarium and a Jacuzzi provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   33.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Interior view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini-bar
  • Terrace

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel La Ballena Azul Hotel Santa Marta location
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Hotel Address:

Carrera 1 - Calle 18 Esquina, Santa Marta, Colombia, 00000

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City Centre
  • Santa Marta
    400 m
Airports
  • Simon Bolivar (SMR)
    16.9 km
  • E Cortissoz (BAQ)
    76.8 km
Restaurants
  • Los Baguettes de Maria (cuisine: Caribbean)
    130 m
  • Basilea Gourmet (cuisine: French, Mediterranean)
    160 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    33

Rooms and availability

Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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Room Description:

This spacious suite features a fully equipped kitchenette and sea views.

Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Features air conditioning, private bathroom, and safe.

Deluxe Double Room
Interior view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed and 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Spacious room with a king-size bed, safe, private bathroom, air conditioning and ceiling fan.

Imperial Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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La Ballena Azul Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center300 m

Places of interest

  • Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino4.3 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Santa Marta Cathedral3.3 km

Museums

  • Santa Marta Gold Museum3.3 km

Parks

  • Simon Bolivar Park3.3 km

Marina

  • Santa Marta Marina3.9 km

Local attractions

  • Nabusimake3.1 km
    calle 17 No. 8 14
  • Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino4.4 km
    Av. del Libertador, sin numero Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino
  • Ensenada de Chengue7.8 km
    Parque Tayrona, Santa Marta
  • Parque de Los Novios 3.6 km
  • Playa Blanca7.4 km
    Santa MartaColombia

Restaurants nearby

  • Los Baguettes de Maria130 m

    Address: Taganga

    83% likes this, based on 47 reviews
    Cuisine: Caribbean

  • Cafe Bonsai240 m

    Address: Calle 13 #1-07
    Phone: 0057 5 4219495

    74% likes this, based on 103 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary
    Price Range: EUR 1 - EUR 6

  • Lulo300 m

    Address: Cra 3 #16-34 Callejon del Correo

    83% likes this, based on 102 reviews
    Cuisine: Healthy, Caribbean, Latin
    Price Range: EUR 6 - EUR 14

  • Basilea Gourmet160 m

    Address: Cll.16 No. 2-58
    Phone: 5 4314138

    61% likes this, based on 60 reviews
    Cuisine: French, Mediterranean

  • La Canoa Cafe Cultural260 m

    Address: Cl 18 3-75

    79% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    33

La Ballena Azul Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at La Ballena Azul Hotel

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 255 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Adorable little hotel in Taganga. Though us tourists expecting the Hilton may be somewhat disappointed. I loved the hotel and the fishing village of Taganga.

    A brood of pigeons nested outside the bathroom window, cooed the entire stay. Room was a little dark with no outside lightening except the one window in bathroom. Since the view from the hotel was so lovely, it would have been great to see from the room.

  • Single
    10.0

    Good sized room, good bathroom. Rooftop bar/patio. Jacuzzis. Beach view. Good restaurant. Good breakfast choice. Comfortable lounge. Excellent value for money. Helpful staff - kept suitaces for a few days while we did Tayrona National Park. Hotel was an excellent end to the privations of that trip.

    Nothing wrong at all.

  • Single
    3.2

    When we arrived air conditioning was not working, the sheets on bed were not changed. Hotel located far from everything, not very good neighborhood around, scary

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was right on the beach, with great food and wonderful staff.

    Perhaps we made a mistake, but on your map of the hotel, we thought we were IN Santa Marta. It was a good mistake, but others might be upset.

  • Couple
    8.8

    The staff was very friendly and the facilities are always clean. They offer a good american breakfast that is included in the price.

How to reach hotel

hotel La Ballena Azul Hotel Santa Marta location
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Hotel Address:

Carrera 1 - Calle 18 Esquina, Santa Marta, Colombia, 00000

Get directions
City Centre
  • Santa Marta
    400 m
Airports
  • Simon Bolivar (SMR)
    16.9 km
  • E Cortissoz (BAQ)
    76.8 km
Restaurants
  • Los Baguettes de Maria (cuisine: Caribbean)
    130 m
  • Basilea Gourmet (cuisine: French, Mediterranean)
    160 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    33