Chill and Nature



Located just 70 km from Santa Marta and not far from the Tayrona park entrance, The Dreamer on the beach in Palomino is a great stop-over for backpackers and travellers while discovering the colombian caribbean coast. The Dreamer offers a relaxed armosphere in beautiful
surrounding with unique ecological conditions. The hostel is on one of the coast´s more attractive beaches that also includes 2 swimmable rivers that flow from the Sierra Nevada, indigenous villages, and a clear view from the hostel of the snow capped Sierra Nevada mountains.

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Salón Social

Looking for a great adventure in the Colombian Jungle?

  • COP 48.000

    Tayrona Park

    Main attraction in Santa Marta. It has some of South America's best beaches.
  • COP 280.000

    Cabo de la Vela

    a land covered by the magic of the desert and cristal sea waters.
  • Sierra Nevada de S.Marta

    This unique mountain is the world's most irreplaceable nature reserve.

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Our Rooms

Our hostel boasts large hotel style rooms - all with ensuite and private terraces overlooking the pool and comfortable dorms
with excellent mattresses. Note: Prices can change during Peak Season.

Double Private

Double Private

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Mixed Dorm

Mixed Dorm

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Getting Here

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  • From the airport

    From the airport

    • From Santa Marta airport take a taxi or small bus to the Buenavista shopping center in Mamatoco (next to the Dreamer hostel - S.Marta) change bus and get one with the sign Tayrona - Palomino.
    • Alternatively you can fly directly to either Barranquilla International Airport or Cartagena International Airport and from there get a bus or door to door service to Santa Marta, from S.M bus station the taxi to the Buenavista shopping center will cost you around 2 dollars (4.000 pesos).
  • By Bus

    By Bus

    Take a bus with the sign Tayrona/Palomino, 72 km, aprox. 1.5 hours, from outside the Shopping Center Buenavista in Santa Marta (2 blocks from The Dreamer Hostel) Get off the bus at the "ferreteria" (tool store) and take the road in front of you (diagonal) that goes straight to the beach or take a Moto taxi (2.000 cop, day time) to Playa Donaire and you'll see us!
  • By Car

    By Car

    Take the highway Santa Marta/Riohacha and once in Palomino find the tool store, take the road in front of it, right next to the store called "Leopoldo" and follow the road to the end.

Our Facilities

  • Swimming pool
    Bar and pool table
    All you can eat breakfast
    BBQ outdoor kitchen
    Air Conditioning options
  • Shuttle bus to Tayrona park
    Afternoon and night activities
    Free wifi in all the hotel
    Happy hour every day
    Salsa Clases
    Book Exchange
    TV room
  • Free City Maps
    Free Internet Access
    Free Linen
    Free lockers
    Free luggage storage
    Tours travel desk
    Free Towels
  • Multi lingual
    Knowledgeable Staff
    Board games
    Shuttle bus to S.Marta
    Free tea and coffee
    Cable TV
    Super friendly