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Tequendama Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kilometro 8 via Pozos Colorados, Santa Marta, Colombia
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Ranked #11 of 52 hotels in Santa Marta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014
CA_taveleer Modesto, CA
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Modesto, CA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

A large group of Americans and Canadians stayed here for two weeks while we worked in a nearby town. Secure internet, good food and great access to the beach. It's a taxi ride to the larger town of Santa Marta or Crepes and Waffles.

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MariamFLT, Community Manager at Tequendama Inn, responded to this review

"Dear CA_taveleer: Receive a cordial greeting in the name of Tequendama Inn Santa Marta and in my own name. Let me thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is really nice for us to read such good comments about our Hotel. The opinion of all our guests is very important for us. We look forward to... More

2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

I came here with my wife and kid looking for a relaxed and peaceful vacation, I had some doubts when making the reservations but once we came everything started to change. The service is great, very kind people always trying to help you in the best possible mood, the rooms are clean and since the hotel is small you won't... More

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"Dear Borrato: Receive a cordial greeting in the name of Tequendama Inn Santa Marta and in my own name. Let me thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is really nice for us to read such good comments about our Hotel. The opinion of all our guests is very important for us. We look forward to... More

Barranquilla, Colombia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

This was the only hotel available by the time my husband and I were going. So even thought was not a 5 stars hotel, we went for it. The first room they gave us had the toilet broken, so they had to move us to another one. The rooms are really small, really small beds, not very clean, you can... More

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MariamFLT, Community Manager at Tequendama Inn, responded to this review

"Dear Mrs. Gina T: Receive a cordial greeting in the name Tequendama Inn Santa Marta and in my own name. Let me thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are very sorry you were not comfortable with your stay. Currently, we are working on those issues you are saying. We look forward to you visiting us... More

Redondo Beach, California, United States
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Very clean rooms with AC, wonderful breakfast, friendly and accommodating staff and the outdoor area is lovely and right on the beach, but for the location and for Santa Marta we felt that it was a bit overpriced. There isn't that much to do around the hotel so you are pretty much relegated to spending all your time at there.... More

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MariamFLT, Community Manager at Tequendama Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Samantha R: Receive a cordial greeting in the name of Sociedad Hotelera Tequendama Hotel and in my own name. Let me thank you for taking the time to review our property. As per your kind suggestions, we recommend you to check for the special offers we have for this month. We are featuring new special plans, since in... More

Cali, Colombia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The rooms at Rodadero Tequendama Inn are very large and modern. They are clean, and exceeded my expectations. The staff was friendly, and the sunsets on the beach patio were a ritual for us during our 5 nights 6 days stay. The hotel pool was modern, refreshing, and well kept. My two complaints are the location of the hotel, it... More

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MariamFLT, Community Manager at Tequendama Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. hereandthere40: Receive a cordial greeting in the name of Tequendama Inn Santa Marta and in my own name. Let me thank you for giving us your very valid remarks in our services. We are pleased to receive your good comments, the hotel’s location allows us offer an excellent service in terms of it`s close to the sea and... More

Frederick, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed at the Tequendama Inn a few weeks ago for four nights and we enjoyed ourselves a great deal. The hotel is situated directly on the beach with a 15 minute taxi ride to the airport in one direction and downtown Santa Marta the other direction (average of $7-8 US dollars). The deck overlooking the beach... More

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MariamFLT, Community Manager at Tequendama Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. AboveTheClouds85: Receive a cordial greeting in the name of Tequendama Inn Santa Marta Hotel and in my own name. Let me thank you for giving us your very valid remarks in our services. . We are pleased to know that your stay was delightful; and we appreciate your suggestions about some recommendations to get to our hotel. We... More

Bogota, Colombia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

ten minutes from Rodadero, ten mins from the airport, 25mins from Taganga, located in peaceful environment; cleaning service very efficient; rooms are spacious and well designed; brilliant breakfast; kind of small swimming pool but next to a beach; who likes swimming like I do, will love this beach, which is more like 150m pool with extremely calm water.

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MariamFLT, Community Manager at Tequendama Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. jakub h: Receive a cordial greeting in the name of Tequendama Inn Santa Marta Hotel and in my own name. Let me thank you for giving us your very valid remarks in our services. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay in our hotel; we have a complete cleaning staff to keep in the best conditions our... More

Tampere, Finland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

We stayed here for one week when arriving to Colombia. The hotel is pretty close to the airport, but faraway from everything else. We took a cab to El Rodadero and Santa Marta every night since there's nothing to do or see around the hotel. If you want to hang on the beach every day and go to bed early... More

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LuisJorgeJimenez, Community Manager at Tequendama Inn, responded to this review

Dear Susanna H: In advance we thank you for the confidence placed in us by choosing to enjoy their holiday in Hotel Tequendama Inn Santa Marta Hotel Tequendama Society, chain of tradition and excellence in service for 59 years in Colombia. We regret any inconvenience you may have had during your stay. Likewise, we tell you that we are making... More

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Additional Information about Tequendama Inn

Address: Kilometro 8 via Pozos Colorados, Santa Marta, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 52 hotels in Santa Marta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Tequendama Inn 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the exclusive zone of “Pozos Colorados” between” the airport Simón Boliva and the historical center of Santa marta, the hotel Tequendama Inn Santa Marta is the ideal place to rest peacefully.In this place, the charms of the caribbean join to the magic of Sierra Nevada to create a Paradise environment with beatifull beaches and specially quiet sea. Only five minutes from the touristic zone of “El rodadero”, the place is characterized by security and cleanlinnes of its beaches.36 guest roms, estándar, superior and ocean view with capacity to 160 people in single, double or multiple accommodation. ... more   less 
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