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1 room, 2 adults

Velas al Mar

3-star3 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Children's pool
  • Elevator
  • Free self parking
  • Outdoor pool
Calle 20 # 3-06, Apto 805 Edif. Velas al Mar, Santa Marta (and vicinity), Magdalena, 470006, Colombia

Comfortable apartment with private pool, near Rodadero Beach
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Children's pool
    • Elevator
    • Free self parking
    • Outdoor pool
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

Velas al Mar

from NZ$111
  • Comfort Apartment
  • Comfort Apartment

What’s around Velas al Mar


  • In El Rodadero
  • Rodadero Beach - 10 min walk
  • Blanca Beach - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Rodadero Sea Aquarium and Museum - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Bello Horizonte Beach - 2.8 mi / 4.5 km
  • Parque de Los Novios - 4.3 mi / 6.9 km
  • Santa Marta Beach - 4.4 mi / 7 km
  • Taganga Beach - 6.9 mi / 11.1 km

Getting around

  • Santa Marta (SMR-Simon Bolivar) - 15 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 1 apartment


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-5:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
There is no front desk at this property. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email with check-in instructions and an access code prior to arrival. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child (1 year old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Parents must have child's birth certificate and photo ID*

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free onsite self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English, Spanish.

At the property

Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Elevator
  • Terrace
  • Doorbell/telephone notification
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the apartment

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Things to enjoy
  • Private pool
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
Be entertained
  • 55-inch plasma TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

Velas al Mar’s small print

Also known as

  • Velas al Mar Apartment
  • Velas al Mar Santa Marta
  • Velas al Mar Apartment Santa Marta


If you are traveling with a child, your property may require you to present the following documents: Parents traveling into Colombia with a child under 18 may be required to present the child's birth certificate and photo ID (passport for foreign visitors) upon check-in. If a relative or legal guardian is traveling into Colombia with the child, that relative or legal guardian may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by both parents and a copy of both parents' ID. If only one parent is traveling into Colombia with the child, that parent may be required to present a notarized consent of travel signed by the other parent. Visitors who plan to travel with children should consult with a Colombian consulate office prior to travel for further guidance.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Pool access available from 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

This property accepts cash.

This property is licensed under an applicable law.Property Registration Number Velas al Mar-1003,Velas al Mar-805

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • For stays on or after January 1, 2022, residents of Colombia and non-residents staying 60 consecutive days or more will be charged a 19% national sales tax by the property at the time of stay. Travelers on a tourist visa will not be required to pay this tax. The tax may be charged where a room is shared by a taxable and a non-taxable guest.
  • Cleaning fee: COP 85000 per accommodation, per stay
  • Administrative fee: COP 13832 per person, per stay
  • A damage deposit of COP 250000 will be collected before check-in.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Velas al Mar

  • Does Velas al Mar offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Velas al Mar does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Velas al Mar?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Velas al Mar?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Velas al Mar?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Guests have pool access from 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM.
  • Are pets allowed at Velas al Mar?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Velas al Mar?
    You can check in from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Velas al Mar?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include casa del ritmo veggie (5-min walk), Mundo Marino (14-min walk), and Akikomo Sushi (3.7 mi).
  • What is there to do at Velas al Mar and nearby?
    Velas al Mar has private pools.

Recent reviews

Good 6.0 From 2 reviews

Poor 2.0
No cambian sabanas. Estaban encerradas con candado. Quitaban el internet. Si llega visita hay que pagar para que entren. No me quede los 14 dias me fui temprano. El servicio es terrible no lo recomendo.
mx16 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
us3 night trip

Velas al Mar