With over 200sq.mts, the apartment has an incredible view of the sea. It has three rooms (and a smaller one with a bathroom) and is beautifully decorated. Props to my mum. The lovely building is right next to the 5 star hotel Irotama (great for walks) and the beach is a stone-throw away. We have a tent to hang out right by the shore (all day) and the building has a private pool right on the beach. There's wifi, cable and AC. As said in the comments, the place IS much better than the pictures.
Santa Marta's main hotels are located in Bello Horizonte, which is the neighbourhood where the apartment is. You'll have to move by cab in Santa Marta; this is the beach / hotel area and it is less th…
Getting around: Cab. And bus, for the more adventurous.