Stay in the heart of Santa Marta Excellent location - show map

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Offering a restaurant, Hostal Españolete is located 50 yards from the bay, behind of Plaza Simon Bolivar. Free WiFi access is available in all rooms. The property is set in a colonial building.

Each room here will provide you with a TV, air conditioning and a patio. Complete with a microwave, the dining area also has a coffee machine. Extras include a terrace and cable channels.

At Hostal Españolete you will find a 24-hour front desk, barbecue facilities and a terrace. Other facilities offered at the property include a tour desk, luggage storage and laundry facilities. Breakfast is served daily.

An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including fishing, diving and snorkelling.

The guest house is 2.2 miles from Playa Blanca. The nearest airport is Simón Bolivar Airport.

This is our guests' favourite part of Santa Marta, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Hostal Españolete has been welcoming guests since 14 Aug 2014.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Santa Marta, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.


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Closest beaches
  • Bahía de Santa Marta Beach

    7.4 Good beach
    200 yards from property
  • Lipe Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Playaca Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is it quiet at night?
    Our hostel is located in a quiet, central part of Santa Marta´s Historical District. We are not a party hostel and we understand how important is a go..
    Answered on 30 July 2019
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    Yes you need a lock in order to use lockers.
    Answered on 7 September 2019
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Yes, sheets , towels and soap is included.
    Answered on 7 September 2019
  • Does the room have lockers?
    yes, we have lockers.
    Answered on 8 July 2021
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Yes luggage storage is free of charge for the customers that stay with us on the way back from their destination. Otherwise it´s 4000 COP/day/backpack.
    Answered on 7 September 2019
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Facilities of Hostal Españolete
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Snorkelling Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • 24-hour security
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Japanese

House rules

Hostal Españolete takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 00:00


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 10 years are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 10 and older are allowed)


Pets are not allowed.

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.

The fine print

Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

License number: 98352

FAQs about Hostal Españolete

  • Hostal Españolete offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Beachfront
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Beach

  • The prices at Hostal Españolete may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Hostal Españolete is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hostal Españolete by:

    • Bus 20min

  • Hostal Españolete is 100 yards from the centre of Santa Marta.

  • The nearest beach is just 100 yards from Hostal Españolete.