We liked everything about our stay at the Isabella . . . the rooms, the well equipped bathrooms, the pool, the shaded lounge area and the breakfasts (try the pancakes!). Every space was tastefully furnished and thoughtfully organized. The first night we stayed in a regular room and found it very comfortable while the second night we were upgraded to a suite, which was luxurious. It had a sitting room/living room complete with iPad and Apple TV, it's own private terrace and a jacuzzi on the roof. Both rooms were beautifully decorated and designed, basically the only difference was the spaciousness of the suite and the extras in it as mentioned above. The staffs' efforts to ensure that we enjoyed both the hotel and our entire experience in Santa Marta, were much appreciated. They helped us plan our activities, suggested restaurants and arranged taxis. A wonderful way to start our visit to Colombia.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Casa de Isabella pays homage to the charm and history of Santa Marta's colonial era while ushering in a future rich in culture and beauty. Founded in 1525, Santa Marta is Colombia's oldest city. Its natural port provided a refuge from long journeys on Spanish galleons, and its position on the north coast allowed explorers to use it as a base camp for trips to the interior. Casa de Isabella sits in the Centro Historico, the Old City of Santa Marta. This area, first developed after the Manzanares river receded in 1850, holds buildings that reflect traditional Mudejar architecture. The building's original owners inhabited the house for four generations and contributed significantly to the city's growth in the 19th and 20th centuries. In renovating the hotel for the modern era, we consistently chose classic style, maintaining the original integrity of the building and its surrounding neighborhood. Our guests feel the simplicity of Santa Marta's natural charm while enjoying modern comforts. From the greenery of the courtyard to the intimacy of a personal rooftop pool, Casa de Isabella fuses the tranquility of Colombian culture with top quality hotel conveniences. With lighting fast Wi-Fi, complimentary I-Pads, and Apple TV, as well as restored furniture and handmade adornments, this hotel stays anchored in tradition while looking ahead toward a bright future. We have proudly renovated the most beautiful boutique hotel in the Colombian Caribbean. ... more less
- Reservation Options:
- TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Odigeo and Priceline so you can book your Casa de Isabella - a Kali Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.