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Hotel Tamaca Beach Resort

Cra 2 #11A - 98, El Rodadero, Santa Marta 57, Colombia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ashland, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was so noisy, I had to check out after 2 hours. They still made me pay for 1 night. But I had to plead with them for the refund of the other 2 nights that I prepaid. It is close to the main road where you can hear the beeps from cars, (which is normal in Columbia) and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel with a group of 6 friends. They are dishonest. Charged us the 16% VAT and said we could get it back at the airport. They said they were required to do it. When we got to the airport, they said they did not reimburse for hotels. Tamaca was the only hotel of the four hotels... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
23 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

In Santa Marta in the Rodadero there is not to much to choose. So, this hotel is the place to stay for business bit out of the crowd with a very good service. Tamaca has tradition in Santa Marta it has two buildings, one on the beach and the other just next to it, more for business (north tower) The... More 

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Cartagena, Colombia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The price is just plain evil and immoral during early January for what they offer. I paid $270 for a room in the cheaper tower across the street and got very basic accommodations where we could hear a man in the room next door making snorting noises during the night. The food buffet included was mediocre. Internet was good. Otherwise... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Pretty much the only nice thing about this hotel is the pool and eaSy access to the beach. However we walked to the beach after paying to spend the day at the hotel and nobody outside had anything to do with the hotel so we had to pay again just to get beach chairs. We then decided to walk back... More 

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Cartagena, Colombia
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Had to stay in Santa Marta for the weekend and someone told me about the Tamacahotel. I think there are better boutique hotels in Santa Marta for the same price , or less . Lining was dirty and the service was rude . I do find very convenient the location .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I enjoy staying here and have stayed several times. Wifi is free and reliable. The beds are firm and the room is clean. The pool has recently been completely reconstructed and is less than a year old. I prefer to stay on the main site and don't stay in the tower.

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Houston, Texas
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Great location for a good prize. We stayed at the tower that is in the back for a better price but if you get the fifth floor you may get the ocean view. Breakfast is all you can eat and different local options every day. Service is good. You go to the beach by walking one block and you get... More 

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Lake Worth, Florida
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Pool best thing at hotel, nice room, food OK, too much attitude from employees, especially Breakfast server at Hotel Norte and Carp man in front of beach. Be insistent to not accept mediocrity, a lot of attitude here by breakfast server at Norte and beach carp man, they treat you badly, don't want to do their jobs, ask for food... More 

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