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    Playa Koralia

    Km. 47 Troncal del Caribe, Buritaca, Colombia
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$268
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          Overview
          • Excellent59%
          • Very good21%
          • Average6%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible9%
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          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          1 - 5 of 271 reviews

          Reviewed 2 March 2017

          We were part of a tour group and some of us got older, not as nice rooms without ensuite bathrooms - we had to go out of the room in public view to access the washroom. There was no air-con so we had to keep...More

          Thank StChris
          Response from Playa_Koralia, Guest Relations Manager at Playa KoraliaResponded 6 days ago

          I'm not sure how big your tour group was, but we have 19 rooms total. They fall into 3 categories: Suite, Jr. Suite and Standard. Each one being of a different size, decor and shape. Please see https://www.koralia.com/rooms for details on rooms. Super happy you...More

          Reviewed 11 January 2017

          We spent 4 nights at koralia in January 2017. In general the experience was good: bungalow perfect even if not hot water... Location was superb, incredible garden near the sea. You can walk kilometers on the beach without seeing anybody, really nice. The staff was...More

          3  Thank Hervé S
          Response from Playa_Koralia, Public Relations Manager at Playa KoraliaResponded 6 days ago

          Thank you for all the kind words. Reading this post, it seems this stay at Playa Koralia was actually really enjoyed. They loved the beaches, bungalows, grounds, solitude, menu and our staff. Great ! The 2 main issues I see are cultural and ones of...More

          Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

          This is an amazing place. People are always trying to make your stay great. The rooms are amazing (we did not like the cold water for the shower...but it is part of the experience I guess) Food is amazing!!! every plate is a surprise ......More

          1  Thank Tricito14
          Response from Playa_Koralia, Public Relations Manager at Playa KoraliaResponded 6 days ago

          Thank you! Yes - and agreed the ambient temp water is part of the experience; might be a little brisk in the AM; but that hotness of natural heat under the sun-drenched sand in the afternoons is just bliss !!! :) ~PK

          Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

          I was pleasantly surprised to discover Koralia with its retro 60s theme including The Beatles and Buddhism. A different sort of B&B I suppose. Conditions are somewhat primitive but enjoyable all the same. I slept in a private bungalow in a hammock with mosquito netting...More

          2  Thank Steve C
          Response from Playa_Koralia, Public Relations Manager at Playa KoraliaResponded 17 February 2017

          Thanks Steve, Yes the Kogi are a pretty amazing people. The short version is that they are the Big Brothers and we all the Little Brothers. Their entire purpose in existence was to watch the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta for signs of an environmental...More

          Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

          Perfect throughout. Unbelievable romantic spot. Very wide and very few guests. I have rarely seen such a long and beautiful beach with such few people. You can find unlimited privacy. Perfectly friendly staff. Food was surprisingly at very high standard. The couple running the bar...More

          Thank Stephan H
          Response from Playa_Koralia, Guest Relations Manager at Playa KoraliaResponded 17 February 2017

          Wow - can't ask for a better review then this! Thanks Stephan :)

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$57 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 18
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          • Location
          • Colombia >
          • Magdalena Department >
          • Santa Marta District >
          • Buritaca
          • Also Known As
          • Playa Koralia Hotel Buritaca ,
          • Playa Koralia Colombia/Buritaca
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          Traveller (289)
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          Hotel & Grounds (153)
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          OSUAlum
          I would like to know how this would be for a family of 5 traveling with small children. Looking at the pictures and reading reviews I have my doubts that 3 small children will stay entertained and enjoy the food.
          25 March 2015|
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          Response from Playa_Koralia | Property representative |
          You are probably right ... I think you would be better off at a Marriott :)
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