21 Best places to stay in Colombia

Are you asking yourself what are the best places to stay in Colombia? During our trip through Colombia we went looking for the best places to stay in Colombia. From a beautiful boutique hotel to a cute bungalow on the beach, as long as it has something special that makes your trip extra fun. Also in Colombia we found a number of unique addresses that we would like to share with you. In below overview you see our favorite hotels and hostels. We know that you will have a great time at these hostels and hotels. Many of these hostels and hotels are very popular, they receive high scores, so it is recommend to book on time. We therefore always link to Booking.com because you can often cancel your booking free of charge up to one day in advance. Very useful when your travel plans change! Our favorite best places to stay in Colombia are part of our Colombia itinerary.

The best places to stay in Colombia where
we have found our favorite places

Bogota
Salento
Medellin
Cartagena
Santa Marta / Taganga
Palomino
Minca
Tayrona Park
San Gil

Best places to stay in Colombia
Bogota

Selina La Candelaria Bogota

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Selina is a wonderful place to stay. The hotel is so beautifully designed that you will be amazed. Selina is ideal for meeting other travelers as you have many places to relax. You can choose from a standard to an extremely luxurious double room. For a small extra charge you can opt for breakfast. In addition, Selina has a restaurant and a bar, so you are not obliged to leave in the evening. It is located right in the La Candelaria neighborhood, one of the safest areas in Bogota Colombia.

Price per night from:
€ 45 double room

Saint Simon

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Saint Simon is an ideal place to relax after a long flight. The hotel has nice room with fantastic beds. It is not a place to meet other travelers, for that you better go to Selina. But for a good rest this hotel is best. It is located in the Zona Rosa district, this is a safe neighborhood and is also called the most beautiful neighborhood. It is near a large shopping center which is very convenient.

Price per night from:
€ 40 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
Salento

Hotel Salento Real Eje Cafetero

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If you are looking for a hotel with beautiful rooms with comfortable beds, then Hotel Salento Real Eje Cafetero is the right place. The rooms have a private bathroom with hot water. Breakfast is very good especially the coffee! The hotel is located in a quiet area of ​​Salento within walking distance of the center.

Price per night from:
€ 33 double room

Viajero Hostel Salento

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Do you want to stay in a hostel with a nice view of the valley? Do you like to stay in a hostel with a awesome atmosphere and where you can meet other travelers? If you searching for this kind of hostel, Viajero Hostel Salento is recommended for you. You can book a bed in a dormitory or choose a double room. Book in time because this hostel is very popular.

Price per night from:
€ 10 dorm | € 28 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
Medellin

Rango Hostel Boutique

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Rango Hostel Boutique is located in the middle of the El Poblado district, the best area to stay as a tourist. It is a nice hostel to meet easily other people. With a 9.4, this hostel is rated excellent. In the hostel you can play table tennis, swim and have a drink at the bar. Both the dorms and the double rooms are comfortable.

Price per night from:
€ 12 dorm | € 55 double room

Epic Boutique Hotel

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If you really want to relax in a busy city, Epic Boutique Hotel is for you. The building looks great from the outside, but from the inside it is even more beautiful. The interior of the rooms is great. You can book a room yourself with private hot tub. This hotel has everything to make your stay unique!

Price per night from:
€ 56 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
Cartagena

Casa BuGo

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Casa BuGo is a very beautiful colonial building in the middle of the old center. It has beautiful rooms. It has an incredibly beautiful courtyard with swimming pool where you can relax from all the hustle and bustle. In addition, it is less than 1 km from the beach, so you are close by here.

Price per night from:
€ 58 double room

República Hostel Cartagena

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República Hostel Cartagena is located in the heart of the center, so you can really do everything on foot. The hostel has a beautiful courtyard where you can relax, in addition, it scores very well with an 8.5 on Booking.

Price per night from:
€ 14 dorm | € 71 double room

OZ hotel Cartagena

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OZ hotel Cartagena is located outside the city center, close to the beach, restaurants and shops. The advantage of OZ hotel Cartagena is that you are closer to the good beaches compared to the center. For the center you can easily take a taxi for 3 euros.

Price per night from:
€ 49 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
Santa Marta / Taganga

Santa Marta has a number of super accommodations where you can completely relax. The best accommodation in our opinion is Del Mar Hotel, this hotel scores with an 9 excellent. The hotel has an excellent location, as it is a three-minute walk from the beach and other attractions. If you want to stay in the historic center, Hotel Boutique Maree is a must. The hotel has a beautiful swimming pool where you can relax. If you want to stay in Taganga then Casa Relax is a must, this is ideal for people looking for a stay where only adults can stay.

Del Mar

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Price per night from:
€ 36 double room

Boutique Maree

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Price per night from:
€ 44 double room

Casa Relax

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Price per night from:
€ 32 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
Palomino

If you want to stay right on the beach, Palomino is a suitable place for this, because it is still affordable compared to many other places. You can also choose to stay “simply” in the village itself, which is economically more advantageous. The advantage of Palomino Colombia is that you have a number of top locations for not too much money.

If you want to stay on the beach, we recommend Makao. Here you can stay in a beautiful luxury room right on the beach. If Makao is above your budget but you still want to stay close to the beach, Villa Eden is a must. If you want to stay in the village then Casa Colibri is a must. This is a top stay, because you stay in the middle of the village with all the restaurants nearby. In addition, the walk to the village is not super long. We stayed at Casa Colibri and we liked it! when we wanted to reserve something in Palomino, we unfortunately had few choices. It is therefore recommended to reserve your spot on time. The advantage of Booking.com is that you can adjust your reservation 24 hours in advance if your plans change during your trip.

Makao

Palomino v1

Price per night from:
€ 49 double room

Villa Eden

Palomino v3 2

Price per night from:
€ 24 double room

Casa Colibri

Palomino v2

Price per night from:
€ 23 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
Minca

Loma Nevada Minca Hotel

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This hotel is perfect for relaxing. Loma Nevada Minca stands out because it has the best view of Minca. The rooms are new and clean. The rooms have a hammock and fantastic views. If you want to enjoy the peace and the view, then this is for you.

Price per night from:
€ 23 double room

Minca Ecohabs

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Minca Ecohabs is a top stay. You can stay here in your own tree house, you have a large balcony where you can relax with a beautiful view. The advantage is that you have peace of mind but still have the opportunity to walk to the village of Minca so that you can eat at different restaurants.

Price per night from:
€ 48 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
Tayrona park

Viajero Hostel Yayrona & Ecohabs

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with a 9.0, Viajero Hostel Tayrona & Ecohabs scores very well. Many guests have visited this and are very positive. It is located directly on the beach. With a beautiful garden, beautiful houses and beautiful surroundings, you have the feeling that you are a Parisian.

Price per night from:
€ 10 dorm | € 65 double room

Playa Los Angeles

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Playa Los Angeles is a beautiful accommodation where you can sleep right on the beach in one of the cute tent huts. With your own hammock you can enjoy the surroundings to the fullest. Sleeping here is great, because you fall asleep with the sounds of the sea in the background. Do you want to stay in such a special place? Do not wait too long, because this property is fully booked quickly.

Price per night from:
€ 35 double room

Best places to stay in Colombia
San Gil

Hostel Trip Monkey

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With a 9.4 rating this is a top stay. Hostel Trip Monkey is known to have a very good price-quality ratio. The staff are super, if you read other reviews you notice that the service is really great. Do you want to stay in a nice attractive place? A good breakfast every morning? Want to meet other travelers during your trip? Then stay in this hostel.

Price per night from:
€ 7 dorm | € 17 double room

La Provincia Casa Hospedaje

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La Provincia Casa Hospedaje is a guesthouse that is very clean and comfortable. It scores very well with a 9.3. The guesthouse has a good location, because it is near the bus station. The staff does everything to make the stay of the guests a success. All in all a great place to use as a base in San Gil.

Price per night from:
€ 4 dorm | € 9 double room

Hi, we are Cynthia and Alexander! High school sweethearts from the South of the Netherlands. We travel around the world because we are crazy about it! We believe travel can be life changing. Our goal is to share our travel tips and to inspire you to travel & discover the world!

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