If you're a first time visitor to Santa Marta, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller hotel could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about hotels in Santa Marta.
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Santa Marta locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Santa Marta.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.