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Reserva Natural El Matuy

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Riohacha Airport46 mi
Simon Bolivar Airport47 mi
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Loved the place. We had the whole beach to ourselves.
There is no light but you don't need it.
Went there with my girlfriend and we had the time of our lives.
Staff is good. Maybe they need to check you out more often and ask what do you need but that's all.
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El Matuy truly is PARADISE!! Stayed here for several nights in June with my 5 year old and left feeling invigorated and relaxed (which is saying a lot, since I was traveling with an energetic 5 year old). This is the perfect place to unplug and unwind, thanks to sounds of the oc
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El matuy is an excellent ecolodge located 1.5 hours by car from the airport at Santa Marta, Colombia. It's technically in the region known as La Guajira, but the climate and vegetation is dense, verdant and tropical, unlike the drier desert conditions of central and northern La G
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We stayed in the hotel for 5 days and it was very relaxing. The staff was very friendly and helpful. It was also very romantic because there was no light but there were many candles. The sea isn't really nice to take a bath, but the colors are very nice.
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Best hideout in Palomino! Stunning location between the dense tropical dry forest and the beautiful Caribbean sea. Great service and yummy food. Loved the “eco” concept and the magical candlelights at night.
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Los carros no entran a la zona de cabañas, pero con mi Land Rover hicieron una excepción.
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is scuba diving an option in this location?
Hi, No, unfortunately there is no scuba in Palomino or around the region. The closest place would be Taganga, one hour away from Palomino and 15 minutes away from Santa Marta. Best, Simon
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Hello, Can you tell e what kind of activities are available from El Matuy? Day trips, etc. Although I'm sure we will be happy spending many hours lounging in hammocks, we'd like to see and do a little bit more as well. Thanks!
Hi Melisadc, There are many things to do around El Matuy. An absolute favorite is to float down the Palomino river on an inner tube. You walk through the forrest for approximately 30 minutes and then float down for almost two hours. It's very relaxing and a great way to sunbathe! You can also visit Quebrada Valencia (25 minutes by bus going to Santa Marta) or Parque Tayrona (35 minutes by bus going to Santa Marta) to hike and spend the day at the waterfall. Another option is to go to the Flamingos National Park (45 minutes by bus going to Riohacha) to watch the birds while you are on a small boat. The flamingos are migratory and so the number of birds you get to see depends on when you go. You can easily go to the park and then spend some time in Rioacha and check out the city—it's a good place to shop for handcrafts. Those are the three main and closets activities to El Matuy but there are more. We will be happy to give you further advice if you need it! Best, Simon
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¿Tiene zona de Camping?
Buenas días, No, en El Matuy no tenemos servicio de camping. Saludos
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buenas tardes, quisiera conocer precio para pasadia para la primera semana de enero, muchas gracias
Hola lauforero, Gracias por comunicarse con nosotros. Le pido el favor que se comunique con nosotros por correo (info@elmatuy[punto]com) o por teléfono (315-751-8456) para poder darle toda la información. Muchas gracias. Simon
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buenas noches quiero saber si cuentan con el servicio de camping y q costo tiene ..
Buenas tardes, No, en El Matuy no tenemos servicio de camping. Saludos, Simon
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"room nr. 1"
"all rooms face the beach and are super quiet."
"do it with enought time so you can get the cabian #1 infrint of the sea"
"closed to the ocean"
"Best view to the ocean"
$105 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ColombiaLa Guajira DepartmentPalomino
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