Merecumbe Hotel, Buritaca
|Troncal del Caribe, km 48, Buritaca, Magdalena, Caribbean, COLOMBIA.|
Description: Merecumbe HotelLocated beachfront on the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Merecumbe Hotel is a magical boutique hotel in the heart of the tropics, a few kilometers away from Parque Tayrona and 3 kilometers from Quebrada Valencia in Colombia. With secluded beaches and a high green ecological ethos, Merecumbe Hotel has integrated the lush forest landscape into both the bedrooms and in the public areas. Experience the unique peace and harmony of being surrounded by nature.
Located just 50 kilometers from Santa Marta and 13 kilometers from Tayrona Park, Merecumbe Boutique Hotel is the ideal beach hotel to relax, unwind and forget civilization. With no hot water or television, enjoy cool nights lulled by songs of crickets, frogs and cicadas. Take a relaxing massage, sunbathe, read or enjoy a delicious cocktail gazing at the Caribbean and the beautiful mountains of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
Type of rooms: Merecumbe HotelThe comfortable cabins are charmingly integrated into the surrounding environment. Each Ecohabitat has a wooden outdoor deck terrace with chairs and refreshing showers. For environmental reasons, there is no hot water or television. All rooms have a double bed. Twin beds are possible and extra beds may be added upon request.
Double Room (two per room)
Triple Room (three people per room)
Quad Room (four people per room)
There are two family rooms with the following features:
Tortuga: This is our only two-level room. The lower level has a double bed (with possibility of one or two additional Japanese style single beds), private covered exterior bathroom and closet. A wooden staircase communicates with the attic where there are two single beds. An ideal place for those who want to share a family space.
Nutria: This is a suite of two separate atmospheres, with palm roof and ocean views. Each environment has covered outdoor bathroom, closet, a double and a single bed Japanese style. It is located on the beach and has a large terrace which makes it a unique space designed for families and groups of friends.
Additional information: Merecumbe Hotel
Dining: There's always something on the menu for every taste and time even vegetarian or vegan travelers. All meals (breakfast, lunch and supper) are included at this secluded hotel.
Activities: Try a relaxing and invigorating massage on the beach or read in the comfortable seating area with hammocks and sun loungers overlooking the sea. Book the massage in advance.
Wake up early and take a walk along the beach to the mouth of one of the rivers springing from the Sierra Nevada and ending at the stunning Caribbean:
Buritaca River, just 1 km away or Guachaca River, 4 kilometers away.
Swim in the salty sea and then take a dip in freshwater. Rent an inflated inner tube from a local place to float down the river and watch the wildlife.
Visit the nearby national parks and reserves: Flamingos, Tayrona and Quebrada Valencia for hiking and bird watching.
Visit beaches like Cinto, Neguanje and Playa Cristal.
Note: there is no hot water or TV.
Safety: Merecumbe Hotel is not responsible for any personal property of guests, for this reason the hotel provides a safe for each room. Merecumbe Hotel is not responsible for any accidents that occur during your stay. Located in a secluded natural area, caution is synonymous of safety.
Children: People under three (3) years old stay for free.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations or changes between 10 and 5 days before the plan starting will have a charge of 1 night of lodging.
From bookings from 2 days or more:
- If cancellation is done 4 days before of the arrival day will have a charge of 50% of the total.
- If cancellation is done 3 days before of the arrival day will have a charge of 75% of the total.
- If cancellation is done 2 days before of the arrival day will have a charge of 85% of the total.
- If cancellation is done 1 days before of the arrival day will have a charge of 100% of the total.
Once the guest arrives and takes the plan in the hotel, the services included will not be combined or redeemable.
If cancellation is done with no penalty, the hotel will charge an amount of $100.000 pesos (Colombian pesos) by administrative expenses.
Number of rooms: 11
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2011.
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, some basic French.Smoking policy: No smoking in the bedrooms or in the dining area. Smoking is allowed in the public areas axcept for the dining area.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners.
Nearest airport: Simon Bolivar in Santa Marta - 1 hr.