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Maryland
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23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was not impressed at all. Average food in the 2 restaurant. One night I ordered something simple a Chinese Seafood Fried Rice... TERRIBLE... it was topped with POP CORN... There are NOT enough signs to point where to go. For beach towels: you have to get a ticket at the front desk, then walk to Pool #2 (there are... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful hotel and spa! Staff friendly and helpful, specially Amalia at the front desk, food was good at the buffet, the italian restaurant was great. I recommend the tour to Islas de Rosario and the spa.

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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 

Tromso, Norway
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184 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 4 days at the Decameron Baru, 2 adults and my 7 years old daughter, and the experience was delightful! The hotel is very modern. The outdoor areas are very well planned, the beach is beautiful, our time here was a blast. Let's start with the transport provided by the hotel. We were picked up punctually at the CTG... More 

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Bologna, Italy
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41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did not choose this hotel, the Colombian Travel Agency did that and I would not have ever chosen a place like this where as soon as you arrive you receive a paper bracelet to be recognized as a guest, where the music is loud, where you have to walk great distances from the buffet to the rooms or from... 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. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent in this case that we fell short. If you give us a chance to earn... More 

San Francisco, California
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place!! Amazing sea, great rooms, great service!! I stayed here with my wife & two our daughters and we LOVED it! A huge highlight, we travelled around the world at different similar resorts and the Entertainment Team here they had by far was the best, had a blast :) Only one thing tho: They didn't have any premium brand... 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. In consideration we will find improved premium line in our hotel, including the line that we have available for sale in our boutique Sincerely, CANDELARIO MORENO NORIEGA Manager General More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well organised, friendly staff and good food. Buffets showed good variety and diversity. Pools and beach hugh quality. Rooms very comfortable. Cost (high) and quality (poor in peak hours) of wifi is not as to be expected in 2016.

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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 General Manager More 

New York
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

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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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 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 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

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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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

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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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
Things to do
  • 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: $291 - $556 (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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