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Aura Hotel Barú features a restaurant, bar, a shared lounge and garden in Barú. With a private beach area, the 3-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The property provides room service, a concierge service and organizing tours for guests.

At the hotel, every room comes with a closet. At Aura Hotel Barú each room is equipped with bed linen and towels.

A continental breakfast is available daily at the accommodation.

Aura Hotel Barú has a sun terrace. You can play ping pong at the hotel.

Cholon Bay is a few steps from Aura Hotel Barú, while Agua Azul Beach is a 18-minute walk away. The nearest airport is Rafael Núñez International, 31 miles from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

Aura Hotel Barú has been welcoming guests since Mar 2, 2011

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.3)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American, Buffet


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 full bed
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Closest beaches
  • Cholon Bay

    7.1 Good beach
    1,900 feet from property
  • Agua Azul Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    5,050 feet from property
Property questions and answers
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  • When is the best time to visit your property for the perfect beach holiday?
    The best time is May.
    Answered on September 17, 2019
  • Are there TVs and ACs on the rooms? Is the bungalow overlooking the beach?
    Dear mr or mrs, Our rooms don't have TVs, because we want you have a connection with the nature and disconnection with the city.
    Answered on September 17, 2019
  • Es posible llegar en auto privado y parquear? tiene que ser un 4x4 o algún carro en particular?
    Gracias por su interés en Aura Hotel Barú. Es posible llegar en todo tipo de vehículo a nuestro hotel. En caso de parqueo, es importante informar ya q..
    Answered on November 21, 2020
  • Do you provide shuttle from the airport?
    Dear sir o mrs, We offer a shuttle service. If you want to know more infromation about it,, pleas send us a email. All the best.
    Answered on November 18, 2019
  • Is your private beach next to the property or do I need to use a means of transportation to go there?
    Our private beach are in our property. Kind regards.
    Answered on September 17, 2019
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: Seafood, Local, Latin American

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of Aura Hotel Barú
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Guest bathroom
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Private beach area
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Public Bath
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Aura Hotel Barú takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


11:30 AM - 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

9+ years
Extra bed upon request
COP 170,000 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Aura Hotel Barú accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Boats leave at 8:00 and return to Cartagena at 15:30, depending on the weather. The boat transfer service is not included, it can be purchased for an additional fee, contact the hotel for coordination.

Guests arriving by vehicle should use an all-terrain vehicle since the road is bumpy and deteriorated. The property reserves the right to transport pregnant women on board. The hotel transfer fee is not included in the rate. 1. The access to the Hotel has uncovered sections which in the rainy season can deteriorate a little, therefore special care must be taken with low vehicles, however all our vehicles are SUV type. 2. On the way to the hotel, if you come in your car, local vendors who offer services to go to Playa Blanca may approach and follow you, keep in mind that these people, not having training to deal with tourism, can generate an image of siege, not There is no reason to worry if they approach your vehicle, they just want to offer their services. 3. The Cholón cove which is in front of our hotel has become a very visited place by people from different parts of the world, sometimes the noise of the music can be heard in the hotel, it happens occasionally but we want be up to date 4. To learn about our transfer alternatives, please contact us.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform Aura Hotel Barú of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

License number: 13053

FAQs about Aura Hotel Barú

  • Guests staying at Aura Hotel Barú can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Aura Hotel Barú by:

    • Taxi 1h 50min

  • Check-in at Aura Hotel Barú is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The prices at Aura Hotel Barú may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, Aura Hotel Barú is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The nearest beach is 2,600 feet from Aura Hotel Barú.

  • Aura Hotel Barú has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Aura Hotel Barú offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Massage
    • Snorkeling
    • Ping-pong
    • Beachfront
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Public Bath
    • Private beach area
    • Walking tours
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Beach
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • Room options at Aura Hotel Barú include:

    • Double
    • Bungalow
    • Triple

  • Aura Hotel Barú is 1.6 miles from the center of Barú.