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Decameron Baru

2.7 km from Isla Baru centre
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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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Baru Km 7 | Sector Portonaito, Isla Baru 130017, Colombia
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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Notice: the following is a subjective review!! Enjoy.. Hotel: 🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴 Service: 🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴 Staff: 🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴 Amenities: 🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴 Activities: 🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴🇨🇴 Food: 🇨🇴🇨🇴 First off, the hotel description and pictures are rightful. The hotel: very clean, spacious, nicely designed 3 stories buildings, a mix of stairs and ramps all around, beautiful sceneries including a variety of beautiful birds and colorful iguanas!! One thing...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent hotel with competent front desk staff. Carlos is great at helping you and make you comfortable in this resort. Very good animation team with a lot of energy and fantastic dancing skills. I wish I had simply a third of the fire they have. Please, please take the little boat which is located just by the canoes, paddle boards...

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3Thank philipperoptus
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After 4 great days in Decameron Cartagena, we moved for Decameron Baru for 4 others days. The transportation between the both hotels was arranged by Decameron Hotels. It was on time ,well organized and it takes 1.15 min between the both places. The check in was fast and our room ready. The room was pretty large with nice balcony facing...

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CANDELARIO M, General Manager at Decameron Baru, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA General Manager

Oshawa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 weeks starting on January 20th 2017. The bus ride from the airport was good you got to see a bit of old and new Cartegena with some history along the way. Check-in was quick you got your arm bands on the bus, to speed things up have your passports and hotel voucher ready when you...

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CANDELARIO M, General Manager at Decameron Baru, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA General Manager

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Is beautiful, the food is excellent, the service very good. All the facilities are good. The sea and the beach awesome. You must visit this place, you will be very happy. The sea is blue and clear you can enjoy some aquatic sports free.

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2Thank Ley G
CANDELARIO M, General Manager at Decameron Baru, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had wanted to visit Cartagena for a holiday as I had been there as a small child. I love the sea and the beach and had heard fabulous things about the Decameron Baru. Honestly I was so pleased with the customer service, the hotel and location. The front reception staff were so lovely always helpful when I needed something...

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2Thank Samantha G
CANDELARIO M, General Manager at Decameron Baru, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA General Manager

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Much more than you imagined, this place is the best mix of relaxation and stress-relief through activity out there. I've been to every location in the Caribbean, and many are hit and miss. The Baru Decameron hits all the right notes. The food is as good as you'll find in Colombia, which isn't saying too much, but among the somewhat...

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6Thank JamesSPC
Beamsville, ON
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the Decameron Baru in Columbia. The weather was fantastic - sun and a nice breeze everyday. We enjoy a quiet vacation poolside and this is exactly what we got. Stayed in building 5 with a view to Pool 2 and the ocean. Stayed poolside all day at Pool 2. Never had to worry about a chair, the pool...

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CANDELARIO M, General Manager at Decameron Baru, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA General Manager

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decameron team do a great job from the moment you arrive at the Cartagena airport. Great luggage and check-in system. It's about a 75 minutes ride to the resort (and that's an adventure by itself). Thank you Emeria. A beautiful resort with a very efficient and caring staff. Thank you to Winner at the lobby bar, Samir at Asian restaurant,...

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CANDELARIO M, General Manager at Decameron Baru, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA General Manager

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Greetings to General Manager CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA This review is for an all-inclusive Air Transat trip from Toronto, Canada. This is a scenic resort with friendly staff and great service. Great value for the money, high praise over all and no complaints. This resort was not built 2 weeks ago in your native country and your mother is not in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at the paradisiac Baru peninsula, 75 minutes from Cartagena and member of the TripAdvisor ‘Hall of Fame’ for its certified excellence during 5 consecutive years, the Decameron Baru allows guests to enter a magical experience that will disconnect them from the outside world. The resort is located amidst a tropical forest and its architectural design intermingles with an ecological environment surrounded by many beaches, among which is the popular ‘Playa Blanca’, considered one of the best beaches of the Colombian Caribbean, and the luxurious ‘Playa Puntilla’ beach, where our travellers may enjoy a private club and several sports such as kayaking, rowing, scuba and snorkeling. Partying and enjoyment are guaranteed, enlivened with the rhythms from the countries of the great Caribbean basin such as ‘champeta’, a genre that mixes African and Colombian Indigenous sounds and that introduces travellers to the local culture. As a complement to pleasure, you may sharpen your senses with the delicacies of typical and renowned Colombian Caribbean cuisine. From this destination you may explore Cartagena’s colonial history and visit other important cities from Colombia’s northern territory such as Barranquilla, a commercial, river and sea port and seat of the multitudinous Carnival, as well as historic Santa Marta, considered the most beautiful bay in America. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Decameron Baru

Address: Baru Km 7 | Sector Portonaito, Isla Baru 130017, Colombia
Region: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Isla Baru
Price Range: $365 - $666 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Decameron Baru 3.5*
Number of rooms: 366
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Also Known As:
Royal Decameron Baru Hotel Isla Baru
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