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La Ballena Azul Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
  • 13 May 2018
    “Enjoyed our Lunch by the beach”
  • 15 Jan 2018
    “UNSANITARY NIGHTMARE”
Carrera 1 Calle 18, Taganga 00000 Colombia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here during a day trip to Tananga. The service was fast (even though we were relaxing and in no hurry to go anywhere) and friendly. It is an outdoor restaurant with a fantastic view of the beach. Our 14...More

Thank Carrie N
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Arnold Travel sold me this hotel with a pool. The place is horrible. There is no pool at this place. It was a rip off. The beach is in front of the hotel but it is not safe get get in that water due to...More

2  Thank vicky c
Response from Miguel Andrés C, Director Comercial at La Ballena Azul HotelResponded 16 January 2018
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Muy buen dia sra Vicky, es una lastima que su estadía en tan paradisíaco lugar como lo es la Bahía...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We found the photos pretty misleading. The hotel needs an upgrade. Our room was beat up for the price we paid around us 50. We left with mysterious bug bites. Its not worth being near the dirty beach strewn with what looked like sewage. Go...More

Thank Melinda P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

As a colombian citizen, it's very sad for me to say that the visit to our caribean Cities, like Cartagena, Barranquilla and Santa Marta it was terrible. I can't recommend a dirty city and beach, without any care, from the goberment and their people. Taganga...More

3  Thank jorgealvarez11
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay here but we tried their restaurant and is fantastic. We ordered Pargo with patacones and coconut rice. Delicious food and great atmosphere with music all in front of the bay. Servers are nice and helpful and the place itself is just great.

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$35 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Taganga
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
31
Price range
US$35 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Taganga
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Traveller (147)
Room & Suite (58)
Dining (19)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (16)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Room Tips
"Please don't go it is horrible"
vickycL2852OZ
15 Jan 2018
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"rooms with a beach view are very loud. Taganga's beach has people 24 hours a day so you will hear the..."
Expat_in_BA
18 Aug 2016
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"seaside is a dream!!!"
brunolu
28 Jul 2016
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"Pay a little extra and take a room with aircondition!"
KarlSouthSweden
23 Aug 2015
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