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Mata de Platano hotels and places to stay

Yachay Tayrona Ecohotel
2.5 out of 5
Parque Tayrona Santa Marta-Magadalena, Finca Nueva Esperanza Lote 4, Santa Marta, Santa Marta
The price is $48 per night
2.29 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (22 reviews)


Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Yachay Tayrona Ecohotel
Hotel Mendihuaca By Lewe
3 out of 5
Kilometro 35 Via Santa Marta - Riohacha, Santa Marta, Magdalena
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The price is $34 per night
0.44 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (76 reviews)

"Beautiful setting. Excellent pool. Spacious accomodation Only downside was no hot water"…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Hotel Mendihuaca By Lewe
Kantawa Hotel & Spa
3.5 out of 5
Km 23 Via Riohacha, Santa Marta, Magdalena
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6.81 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)

"The place is magical, the restaurant outstanding, and the staff could not have been nicer. It was the perfect place to end our stay in Colombia. It is also a bargain from every standpoint. 5 stars!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Kantawa Hotel & Spa
Casa Tayrona los Naranjos
2.5 out of 5
Km 33 Carretera Santa Marta, Via Rioacha, Santa Marta
The price is $120 per night
1.4 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)

"An amazing secluded cozy small hotel with unorecedented views of the sea and practically private beach. Great food and great service. Set in a secure secluded ranch with several other mini-hotels. Though we did have a huge issue with certain package pricing agreemebt that we made and after we changed ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Casa Tayrona los Naranjos
Blue Mango Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
Km 36 via Riohacha Guachaca, Santa Marta, Santa Marta
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The price is $21 per night
2.79 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (10 reviews)
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"Our stay at Blue Mango was just what we needed. The food was excellent, the grounds were amazing, the clientele were enjoyable and the relaxation offered was sublime. Really really great place and if I'm ever in the area again, I'll be staying here."…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Blue Mango Beach Hotel
La Mar de Bien
3.5 out of 5
Km 46 400mts, Carretera Santa Marta a Riohacha, Santa Marta, Magdalena
The price is $94 per night
7.49 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)

"The property is a piece of heaven from location to setting. We loved every moment of it and found wonderful people running the hotel. We cannot thank everyone enough for making this a memorable and well worth it experience. Highly recommended if you are looking for piece and quiet in a beautiful ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

La Mar de Bien
Villa Maria Tayrona, a Kali Hotel
3 out of 5
Troncal del Caribe Km 34, Via Parque Tayrona, Santa Marta, Magdalena
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The price is $88 per night
0.27 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (101 reviews)
Jungle Paradise- Must Stay!!!

"The room was incredibly beautiful and the service excellent. Good, inexpensive food, excellent tour options, fun, local feeling experiences outside of the property and within an absolutely magical jungle paradise. My boyfriend and I highly recommend Villa Maria and will 100% return in the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Villa Maria Tayrona, a Kali Hotel
3 out of 5
Km 27, Via al Parque Tayrona, Santa Marta, Magdalena
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4.43 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Beautiful place with nice people"…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2019

Hotel Villa Cata
2.5 out of 5
Mingueo-Santa Marta, Santa Marta
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4.67 mi from city center
3/5 (1 review)
Etape proche du parc Tayrona

"Etape technique après la visite du parc Tayrona, pas de fenêtre vitrée, douche sans eau chaude avec un seul jet cascade, aboiements intempestifs et passages de poids lourds pendant toute la nuit. Un plus pour la gentillesse de l’accueil."…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2019

Hotel Villa Cata
El Dorado Nature Reserve
3.5 out of 5
Sta. Marta - Cerro Kenedy, Santa Marta, Magdalena
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The price is $192 per night
18.11 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"one of the greatest places I have ever stayed. Amazing trails, beautiful accommodations and super helpful staff!!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2020

El Dorado Nature Reserve
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Visiting Mata de Platano

Nature enthusiasts will enjoy exploring Mata de Platano, and many visitors are sure to appreciate the beaches and restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its relaxing and tucked away setting.

  • There are 2 hotels and other accommodations in Mata de Platano
  • The closest major airport is in Santa Marta (SMR-Simon Bolivar), 26.6 mi (42.8 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Mata de Platano

Places to visit in the larger region include Mareygua Beach, Quebrada Valencia Waterfall, and Koralia Beach. In the area, you'll also find Pueblito and Buritaca Beach.

This is a top rated place to stay based on Expedia user reviews:

Dressing for Mata de Platano

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 90°F during the day and 74°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 91°F, while the average at night is 77°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 90°F with nighttime averages of 75°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 89°F and nighttime averages of 74°F
  • Mata de Platano gets about 2.40 inches of rain per year
  • Usually May and April are the hottest months with an average of 91°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 74°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Mata de Platano?
Villa Maria Tayrona, a Kali Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This 3-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. It is located a short 1-minute walk from Tayrona National Natural Park. Other good choices for your stay include Hotel Mendihuaca By Lewe and Tayrona Juancho House Hostel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Mata de Platano, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view top deals in Mata de Platano.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Mata de Platano?
For more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Mata de Platano, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best accommodation for a couple going to Mata de Platano?
Villa Maria Tayrona, a Kali Hotel is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and private balconies.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Mata de Platano?
Villa Maria Tayrona, a Kali Hotel is a top pick for your beach vacation. Hotel Mendihuaca By Lewe is another good choice for your beach trip. Head to Cristal Beach or Cabo San Juan del Guia for some quality time by the water.
What are some accommodations with pools in Mata de Platano?
Villa Maria Tayrona, a Kali Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a full-service spa, and a restaurant. Hotel Mendihuaca By Lewe is an additional hotel that offers an onsite pool.

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