Sport Baru Hotel

This Sporty Number Wins the Race

A relaxed cabaña retreat away from the crowds packed with water sport action.

  • This is What We Love

    • Living the jungle life with all the luxury toppings
    • Feeling away from the tourist crowd and part of the Cartagena in-crowd
    • Beautiful island views no matter what room you’re in
    • Starting your day with a homemade lemonade under the shade of your thatched roof
    • plitting your beach days between lying horizontal on the sand and cruising the sea in jet ski and kayak
  • What you Need to Know

    • You don't come here for the private beaches – which are small and underwhelming. But the resort does daily runs to the more superior playa Agua Azul that is definitely worth the visit.
    • The hotel has recently built a new section to their resort which is has more of a Miami beach feel
    • There are three different room types to choose from. Standard, suite and deluxe suite, making it perfect for couples and small groups
    • Transport to and from the resort is not included in the price of room. Additional $45USD Round trip + dock taxes (USD$5)
    • Breakfast is included
    • There are no TV's in rooms
  • The Details

    Address: Rosario Islands, Cholon, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

    Rating: This is Cartagena

    Neighbourhood: Baru

    Rating: Trip Advisor

WHY THIS IS CARTAGENA

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    Concierge Services

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    Quality Assurance

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    Insider Intel

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  • Concierge Services

    Arriving in a new country can be daunting. To make you feel right at home we’ll send out a member of our Cartagena travel team to check you in and get you plugged into the Caribbean groove

  • Quality Assurance

    We’ve slept in every bed in town and have hand-picked a blissful collection of Cartagena’s top pads that will make you yawn with yearning. We even up the specs at most places with complimentary airport transfers and a breakfast of champions served fresh every day on all of our vacation rentals

  • Insider Intel

    We really do know Cartagena better than anyone. Our talented team of local insiders has cherry-picked the very best the city has to offer so you can experience Cartagena like a local. We’re on-the-ground, all-year-round so we can share with you all of our favourite things to do and places to eat, drink and relax


ROOMS & AVAILABILITY

Choose Your Room

23 September 2017 - 25 September 2017, 2 Nights, 1 Room, 0 Adults, 0 Children.

TYPE OF ROOM
 
MAX
OPTIONS
PRICE FOR 2 NIGHTS
RESERVATION
Standard Double

Choose between 1 double bed + 1 single bed, 3 single beds or 1 double bed. Room comes equipped with mini bar, hair dryer, air conditioning and hot water. Breakfast Included

Suite

A honeymooners dream. Smooch on a dreamy double bed or on your own hammock and enjoy breakfast on your private terrace. Room also comes equipped with mini bar, hair dryer, air conditioning and hot water. All Included.

  • THE LOWDOWN

     

    Amenities

    • Air Conditioning
    • Dry cleaning
    • Restaurant
    • Family rooms
    • Spa
    • Pets Allowed
  • FULL LISTING

    There is a marvellous selection of water sports at Sport Baru's luxury 16 room beach resort.

    Despite its athletic name, we highly doubt you’ll be lacing up your Nike Airs to do rounds around the beach. 

    Instead, Sport Baru will inject a more tropical spin to your dry gym workout with jetski and kayak options to dip your wet feet into. 

    There are 16 rooms of the posh cabaña variety, and a new attractive modern section where the rooms have a cleaner feel. 

    Plopped in the middle of nowhere, Sport Baru gives you that off-the-tourist-route feel, yet enough atmosphere to keep A.D.D holiday sorts occupied. Follow our suit, head to the beach bar; order a Coco Loco and spark up a conversation with fellow island hoppers.

    The raised wooden cabins sit above the beach nestled amongst the palm trees. You’ve got your picture perfect Caribbean cliché exteriors: bamboo-thatched roofs, expansive wooden balconies and sweeping views. Inside is a posher affair, which means comfortable beds and walls thin enough to permit the hypnotic sounds of the waves, but thick enough to drown out the white noise.

    Rise with the sunshine on your face and a glass of freshly squeezed OJ in your bronzed hand before picking at the groaning breakfast buffet table, full to gills with Colombia’s finest produce. That should set you up nicely for a day of beach massages, boat excursions or mangrove hopping.

    Simple, stylish and slow-paced. What more could you want from a beach retreat?

LOCATION

  • Baru

    With the exception of Playa Blanca, the most prized and expansive of Baru's beaches, the beaches on Cartagena's biggest island other are small, intimate and often lined with mangroves. 

    If you're slightly disappointed with the urban beaches, Baru will exceed your beach expectations. Located a short 45-minute speedboat ride away you have more than enough powdery stretches of sand to keep you happy. Unlike the Rosario Islands, Baru is also accessible by land. 

    The island's biggest meeting point is the protected cove of Cholon, where beach revellers let rip with some water bound tail-gating on private boats equipped with blaring sound systems and party as if they were auditioning for a hip hop video. 

    If you're craving something a little more laid-back, there's some lovely beach front properties and beach clubs springing up on Baru for Colombia's moneyed classes that provide all the modern comforts for luxury beach combers.



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