Set atop a small hill and boasting a terrace with panoramic views of the sea, Hotel Cactus has air-conditioned rooms in Taganga. The beach is a 2-minute walk away.

Hotel Cactus Taganga has wooden bungalows with views of the sea and private bathrooms.

Santa Marta’s historic district and cathedral is 2.5 mi away.

Simón Bolívar International Airport is 31 mi away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Taganga, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Cactus Taganga has been welcoming guests since Sep 19, 2013

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Taganga, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.9

Breakfast Info



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Closest beaches
  • Taganga Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    300 feet from property
  • Playa de Taganga

    7.7 Good beach
    350 feet from property
  • Playaca Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    2,550 feet from property
  • Playa Grande

    7.9 Good beach
    3,150 feet from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few hours
  • Do the rooms have private bathrooms?
    Hi good day Welcome to Hostal Cactus Taganga. All our rooms have a private bathroom
    Answered on February 1, 2021
  • Do the showers have hot water?
    Buenas tardes, al estar ubicados en la costa el agua de las duchas es tibia
    Answered on January 11, 2022
Hotel area info *
Amenities of Hotel Cactus Taganga
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • City view
  • Mountain view
  • Ocean view
  • View
  • Beachfront
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Beach
Living Area
  • Dining area
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Packed lunches
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

Hotel Cactus Taganga takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 12:00 AM


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

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

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Hotel Cactus Taganga accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note the hotel does not have a 24-hour reception, check-in must be made until 21:00 hr.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform Hotel Cactus Taganga 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: 19803

FAQs about Hotel Cactus Taganga

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Cactus Taganga by:

    • Taxi 30min

  • Room options at Hotel Cactus Taganga include:

    • Bungalow
    • Twin/Double
    • Twin

  • Check-in at Hotel Cactus Taganga is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

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

  • Hotel Cactus Taganga is 1,650 feet from the center of Taganga.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Cactus Taganga can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Hotel Cactus Taganga.

  • Hotel Cactus Taganga offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Beachfront
    • Beach