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Royal Decameron Baru

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am guilty of not exploring the resorts of my country more often, I chose Royal Decameron Isla Baru as a recommendation by theTrip Advisor site. My sister and I were not disappointed. Our accommodations were spacious, comfortable and most important everything was neat and clean in the room and common areas. The Spa areas, very similar to the ones... More 

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CANDELARIO M, Manager at Royal 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 More 

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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Paradise, luxury resort. All is perfect... The place, the infrastructure, the food, the people, the spa, shops, beach, restaurants, rooms, transportation, everything are gorgeous! Omg the design!!! The best hotel ever!! I travel around the world and anything can compare with this resort and place. The lovely kind professional treatment from the Colombian staff I never see before or after... More 

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CANDELARIO M, Manager at Royal 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 More 

Stafa, Switzerland
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92 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Royal Decameron is an excellent place to spend a couple of days in the beautiful peninsula of Baru. Excellent entertainment program for all different kind of age, beautiful beach, lovely setting and very friendly staff. Room was very specious, clean, proper WiFI and a beautiful balcony view. Food and drinks are o.k. Royal Decameron Baru is arguably the best Royal... More 

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CANDELARIO M, General Manager at Royal 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 More 

Virginia
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cruise-like experience. Abundant food and drinks all day, shows and entertainment, ever flowing alcohol. The pools are immaculate. Beach is amazing, plenty of huts and chairs. Crystal blue water, on white sand steps away. Breakfast quality us an A++, the main restaurant offers lunch ( never had it) and dinner. Eating once there for dinner was plenty.... More 

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Lima, Peru
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked the beach, very calm. Room with garden view and air coinditioning, ok. We did not like the check in process, slow and messy, they forgot to give us towel cards. Fruit was tasty, but I did not enjoy so much the rest of the buffet food... I think the cost-benefit ratio is not good enough, the hotel is... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel again.. Now we are working hard to improve our check in, due we have a rush hour between 11:00am to 4:00pm.. About our food we have changed our standar a menu. Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had been to Baru 2 years ago on a family vacation, my husband and I decided to go back on a two night getaway before going to Cartagena. We arrived at around 11:30 am, registered and proceeded to have lunch at noon, we were ready to wait until 3pm for our room and had taken a bag with bathing suit... More 

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CANDELARIO M, Manager at Royal 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 Manager More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 4 nights at this hotel on the regular suites, ocean front though, this property is beautiful. Stunning ocean blue views, white sand beaches making the water crystal blue. There are corals around and where the barriers are you'll spot a lot of colorful fishes that will eat bread from your hand. You can snorkel right from the beach... More 

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CANDELARIO M, Manager at Royal 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 Manager More 

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The resort grounds were amazing, the room could have been updated a little. The night shows were great, even though they were in Spanish. The staff was great and very friendly, the food was good, I just wished they offered more than one enclosed restaurant. The weather was too hot to sit outside. The biggest down fall here is the... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel very soon! Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA Gerente General More 

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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just came back from a week-long trip to Baru. We were a group of 16 women and we stayed at Decameron the whole week. I really enjoyed the place, the beach was very pretty, the hotel landscapes taken care of and everyone was nice to us. We went to all three restaurants and they were all good, except the... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

This place is amazing. There is a combination between natura and comfort. There are 3 pools, spa, 4 restaurants, big chess for kids, shows' place and private beach. Excellent service, big space to walk, tasty food and transport from the airport.

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CANDELARIO M, Manager at Royal 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 More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the Baru Island, the hotel Royal Decameron Baru is characterized by its beautiful white-sand beaches and crystal-clear waters surrounded by lagoons, exotic mangroves and the most spectacular multicolored coral reef. All these factors make the Royal Decameron Baru an exquisite location to rest, enjoy yourself, sunbathe, practice water sports and much more. The Hotel design is modern tropical style, blending in with the natural environment of the zone. This resort is located on Baru Island and only 90 minutes from Cartagena City International Airport. With 4 restaurants, 5 bars, 3 swimming pools, State-of-the-art Convention Center with capacity for 700 people and a business center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Decameron Baru

Address: Km7 Via Portonaito, Isla Baru 130017, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bolivar Department > Cartagena District > Isla Baru
Price Range: $257 - $431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Royal Decameron Baru 3.5*
Number of rooms: 366
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