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La Casa del Farol Hotel Boutique

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

The location of this hotel is fantastic. It's close to the main square where a lot of the nightly action takes place. 20 minute ride to Tagonga as well. The hotel staff are friendly and willing to help. The hotel gets dinged because it's rough around the edges. Hot water runs out quick, towels are worn, and the beds are... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

I stayed at Casa Del Farol together with my boyfriend and my parents and the hotel was well over our expectations considering the fairly low price. The rooms were spacious and clean, my parents even had a small patio in their room (not suite). Upon arrival, we received welcome drinks and one member of the staff sat down with us... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel. It is very conveniently located in the center of St. Marta but still not too noisy during the night. The room we had was spacious and well equipped. Staff is very friendly, however the service could still improve (replacing all towels, be clear how happy hour works). We liked the breakfast options and... More 

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watertown ct
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

We stumbled upon this place by accident, and were soo happy we did! After traveling in a bus for 5 hours from Cartagena, we just wanted to relax. This was the first time that someone had been able to speak english since we landed which was awesome for us who are not too familiar with the language. The staff was... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

We had the Barcelona Suite which was beautiful with its ultra modern Barcelona style design- very well done. The suite comprised a large living room with sofa, coffee table, arm chair, desk & chair, television and minibar containing Pepsi and beer as well as snacks. There were 2 Juliette balconies and 1 full balcony ( in the bedroom) which had... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

I stayed at Casa Del Farol in March 2016 for one night only. I wish I hadn't. They had one last vacancy for the night. The owner of this hotel has 3-4 other properties nearby. I was told they were full too. So I thought I got lucky. My troubles started after midnight. I had some tacos for dinner in... More 

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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed there for one night in the Junior Suite Paris. Really big room, but windows to the street and therefore a bit loud. Nevertheless recommended as the staff is really nice and helpful, breakfast is good and location is beautiful.

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Washington, DC
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

We stayed at the Barcelona suite for two nights. Perfect place to relax, comfortable king size bed and spacious bathroom. Views from the roof deck are amazing! The only thing I don't like about this place is that I was not allowed to bring my guests to my room, which I found it annoying. What is the point of having... More 

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Just two blocks from beautiful Parque de los Novios plaza and a block from the cathedral in the heart of historic Santa Marta. Quant colonial building with a gorgeous internal patio and a lovely terrace with a nice view. Suite Barcelona was very spacious featuring three balconies, huge living area, and a quiet atmosphere. The minus of the place: no... More 

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Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I loved this place as soon as I walked in. All the rooms have character and are individually appointed. The staff were lovely and breakfast was a great choice- I had fried eggs cooked to perfection. There are little extras like a free hand massage and welcome drink, and the rooftop pool and jacuzzi were great. And our lovely room... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique Hotel located in the historical center of Santa Marta, Colombia. It has 6 rooms each dedicated to a world city and decorated for this purpose. Three categories of rooms: 3 Deluxe (30 m2), 2 Junior Suite (40 m2) and a suite (65m2). It has 2 terraces, a colonial courtyard and a rooftop terrace with pool. You can find laundry facilities available, room service, health and beauty services and excursionsEscucharLeer fonéticamenteDiccionario - Ver diccionario detalladoHotel Boutique situado en el centro histórico de Santa Marta, Colombia. Dispone de 6 habitaciones cada una dedicada a una ciudad del mundo y decorada a tal efecto. Tres categorías de habitaciones: 3 deluxe (30 m2), 2 Junior SUite (40 m2) y una suite (65m2). Dispone de 2 terrazas, un patio colonial y una terraza superior con piscina. Podrá encontrar a su disposición servicios de lavandería, room service, servicios de salud y belleza y excursiones ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Casa del Farol Hotel Boutique

Address: Calle 18, 3-115, Santa Marta, Santa Marta 472, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Magdalena Department > Santa Marta District > Santa Marta
Price Range: $81 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Casa del Farol Hotel Boutique 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Would choose the second floor - more quiet.”
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“Probably better to choose a room to the back of the small street that goes by the hotel, but the hotel is near a corner so this could be difficult. Always ask if there is any construction near by and if the windows are noise proof.”
 of 5 bubbles Rodrigo1119, 17 Jan 2015 | Read review
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