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Decameron Galeon

Km 17 via a Cienaga, Santa Marta Colombia
This complete resort is located on the shores of one of the most tranquil beaches bordering the majestic Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, with more than 200 meters of coastal property, villas, a convention center and an enormous tower with privileged views of the Caribbean Sea. The property is located 20 minutes from Santa Marta, one of the oldest cities of America, known as the ‘Most beautiful bay of the continent’, as a result of the exuberant post card that combines a coastal area and a mountain range 5,775 meters above sea level, making it the tallest mountainous littoral formation in the world. From our resort you will be able to visit this tourism area’s main attractions, such as the historic and cultural center of Santa Marta, the ‘Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino’, final resting place of Simon Bolivar, and the Aquarium and Sea Museum that house diverse marine fauna specimens and host dolphin shows.
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Tennis Court
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Paid Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Simon Bolivar Airport2 mi
E Cortissoz Airport40 mi
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We've been to this hotel 5 times already, love Santa Marta and go there every other year, usually book a few night in an apartment in Rodadero so we can go and do tours and then a couple of night here to relax before going back home. The service is very good, staff is very friend
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The hotel is clean, good service and friendly staff. The beach is not as good as used to be but still very nice. This was the third time I visited but sadly the last.
Our issue was with the booking/cancellation and first day.
I booked through the Decameron website,(with free can
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My impression is that it is a place best suited for families. You might enjoyed it as a young person but I have my doubts. It has several bars and restaurants. You have to make reservations for dinner. It is an easy process but personally I'd have preferred having a default optio
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I took my mum for Mother's day to this hotel 2 nights 3 days. I was shocked to see the horrible dark, carbon sea they have. I am Colombian, and Santamarta has the best beaches in the country, but this particular one was disgusting due to the carbon in the sea.

I discovered whil
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Response from Servicio al Hue... D, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Decameron Galeon
Responded Jun 13, 2018
Dear Karol L Our Decameron Galeon teamwork thank you very much for choosing our hotel to enjoy such a special occasion with your mother; we also thank you for sharing your opinión about the expericence with us which was attendend opptunely by our local teamwork here at Decameron Galeon; in the same way we reiterate the clarification that was offered to you at the moment you expressed your doubts and concerns about the touristic plan acquired in order to enjoy in our hotel; which in turn obtained an available and current rate by the date you took the plan; that is why, we clarify again that it is true there are promotional rates; but they also have a current and an expiration time within the days they are published. Our team is committed to provide excellent service and our every day goal is to provide the best service and dedication to all our visitors who had chosen us to spend their vacations; however, we are investigating the issue that concerns the bad image transmitted by the collaborators who had the opportunity to attend you and be sure we will correct whatever misunderstandind happened. Sincerely Guest Service Manager / Decameron Galeon Santa Marta
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It’s the first time I stayed at a Decameron so I didn’t know what to expect.
Let’s start by saying the hotel needs a little bit of work (an update) everywhere from general building to the rooms.
The service in general and the staff is very nice and they care about the guests wh
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The Standard Room at the Decameron Galeon
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The Standard Room at the Decameron Galeon
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The Standard Room at the Decameron Galeon
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It says all inclusive, but do you have all meals and drinks included? I am confused because it also says free breakfast.
Do you have nightly entertainment?
Ahi transporte del hotel de el aeropuerto hasta Decameron Galeon?
Hi, I would like to know if this hotel offer transfer to the Santa Marta city
Hola, estoy tratando de comunicarme con la senora Lilibeth Martinez, desde alemania, pero no me contestan en ninguno de los nùmeros teléfonicos, ni en en el celular de la sra Martinez. Yo viajo pronto desde alemania con mi familia y como siempre queremos pasar unod días en nuestro hotel favorito en colombia,antes me gustaría contactar con la senora Martinez.Será posible tener un número teléfonico donde pueda llamar? MUCHAS GRACIAS!! Quedo pendiente de una respuesta
"Try to get a room with a balcony in the villas."
"Our was really close to the beach and spa area."
"the room near of the beach"
"Coloquen un gorro de bano, una toallita para la cara,"
"Dont go to the Decameron"
$173 - $403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ColombiaMagdalena DepartmentSanta Marta DistrictSanta Marta
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