Hacienda El Salitre is a charming colonial hotel located in the beautiful city of Paipa, in Colombia. This historic hacienda was built in the 17th century and has been carefully restored to maintain its heritage value and original charm. One of the main attractions of the hotel is its natural thermal pool service, fed by natural hot springs that flow directly from the nearby mountains. In addition, the hotel offers a complete spa, where guests can enjoy beauty treatments and relaxing massages. The hotel has spacious and comfortable rooms, equipped with all the comforts such as Smart TV, heating, private bathroom, mini-bar service, safe and Wi-Fi. The rooms also have views of the beautiful gardens and mountains that surround the property. Simón Bolívar himself stayed in one of them. For lovers of gastronomy, the hotel has a cozy restaurant that preserves the colonial style with characteristic dishes of the region. The hotel also offers a coffee bar service with a select variety of wines, cocktails and liquors. The Hotel Hacienda El Salitre is an ideal place for those looking to relax and enjoy nature, since the hotel is surrounded by beautiful gardens and mountains. In addition, the hotel offers a wide variety of outdoor activities, such as hiking, biking and water sports on the nearby lake. The Hotel Hacienda del Salitre is located 15 minutes by car from the monument of "Los Lanceros" being the epicenter to visit the charming towns of the region.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, American

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
Number of guests
1 full bed
1 twin bed
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
1 king bed
1 twin bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews


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  • Maria
    United States of America United States of America
    The property is historic and beautiful. It was serene. The staff are attentive and courteous. It was my sons birthday and the went above and beyond to decorate the table. The hacienda is gorgeous, rich in history. My favorite was the onsite...
  • Francisco
    Colombia Colombia
    The Hotel is a very very well kept hacienda with more than 300 years. Room was very well equipped, even with a heat radiator excellent for the cooler nights. The Hot Springs pool excellent. My wife used the Spa and was very satisfied. Food...
  • Alex
    United States of America United States of America
    Everything is top notch, including the food. The hotel is charming, the service is great. . One of my favorites hotels in Colombia.

Hotel area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurante #1
    • Cuisine

Amenities of Hotel Hacienda El Salitre
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Live music/Performance
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Darts
  • Ping-pong
  • Game room
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Wifi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Packed lunches
  • Chapel/Shrine
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot spring bath
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Spanish

House rules
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From 15:00 to 00:00
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
Available 24 hours
Cancellation/ prepayment
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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Pets are not allowed.
Accepted payment methods
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The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please note the swimming pool is cleaned 2 times per week, during which time it remains closed to guest use.

Please note that the thermal pool is cleaned on Mondays and Thursdays after 6:00 p.m.

Please inform Hotel Hacienda El Salitre of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

License number: 52804

FAQs about Hotel Hacienda El Salitre

  • Hotel Hacienda El Salitre is 2.7 miles from the center of Paipa. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Hacienda El Salitre can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • American
    • À la carte

  • Hotel Hacienda El Salitre has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurante #1

  • Yes, Hotel Hacienda El Salitre is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Hotel Hacienda El Salitre offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Fishing
    • Darts
    • Bike tours
    • Public Bath
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Hot spring bath
    • Horseback riding
    • Open-air bath
    • Fitness
    • Live music/Performance
    • Spa facilities
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Walking tours

  • Check-in at Hotel Hacienda El Salitre is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 1:00 PM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Hotel Hacienda El Salitre include:

    • Double
    • Triple
    • Quad
    • Suite
    • Single

  • The prices at Hotel Hacienda El Salitre may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.