We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Playa Koralia

    Km. 47 Troncal del Caribe, Buritaca, Colombia
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    US$224
    US$225
    US$224
    Traveller (289)
    Room & Suite (69)
    Pool & Beach (62)
    Merecumbe Hotel
    286 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Buritaca
     
    Villa Maria Tayrona - a Kali Hotel
    543 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Tayrona National Park
     
    Gitana del Mar Boutique Beach Resort
    221 reviews
    #1 of 10 Speciality lodging in Buritaca
     
    Aite Hotel Resort
    273 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Palomino
     
    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good21%
    • Average6%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible9%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Spa
    Laundry Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Merecumbe Hotel
    286 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Buritaca
     
    Villa Maria Tayrona - a Kali Hotel
    543 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Tayrona National Park
     
    Gitana del Mar Boutique Beach Resort
    221 reviews
    #1 of 10 Speciality lodging in Buritaca
     
    Aite Hotel Resort
    273 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Palomino
     
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    30 Jul31 Jul
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from US$224.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Buritaca hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "3504787fbe6a4a52b5ec6af5714ea6a7", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":953917,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78683289],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":224,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"3504787fbe6a4a52b5ec6af5714ea6a7","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":225,"lowestMetaPrice":224,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":225,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":225,"lowestMetaPrice":224,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":225,"hotelName":"Playa Koralia","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjM1MDQ3ODdmYmU2YTRhNTJiNWVjNmFmNTcxNGVhNmE3IiwiQUlLIjoiYmE0NTQ1MDRjZTMxNGYyYTlmMDE2NTk0M2FmYmY3ZmYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "30/07/2017", "checkOut": "31/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$224", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"110842511":"HotelsCom2IB","100076113":"OrbitzEWS","61371056":"BookingCom","78683289":"Expedia","78684155":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (278)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Playa Koralia
    See the most recent reviews

    121 - 125 of 132 reviews

    Reviewed 17 February 2010

    Honestly, I'm shocked by all the bad reviews of Playa Koralia since we had such a wonderful time. I mean, Brits complaining about the food? Really? Yeah, paying for your stay is a bit odd since they really only take cash and sort of paypal,...More

    2  Thank djeremy
    Reviewed 16 February 2010

    Playa koralia is not for everyone. If you are squemish about nature and insects and want AC and hot water get a hotel room. Read no further. Playa Koralia is the most naturally beautiful, tranquil and romantic resort we have stayed at. I went here...More

    2  Thank Duba52
    Reviewed 11 February 2010

    I agree with most of the negative reviews. The owners are from Bogota, they think to be hippies, though they just care about the money. The guy, as soon as we arrived he wanted us to pay our full stay. First bad impression. They under...More

    7  Thank Naturemyway
    Reviewed 17 January 2010

    I would have loved this place..when in was 22 in 1995! Not now that we are forunate enough to afford $300 a night places. And it obviously has not been refurbed since 1995 either. Our 'suite' overlooked the campsite - great if you want to...More

    5  Thank milandmouse
    Response from koralia, Guest Relations Manager at Playa KoraliaResponded 13 August 2012

    Hola milandmouse :) Starting in March 2010, we embarked on a major renewal of Playa Koralia. Many of your issues have been addressed. We now have a new more exciting menues with a more elegant dining atmosphere, renovated rooms, a new spa, reception upgrades, etc...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2010

    Please don't go to this place, it is a scam!! Horrible, ugly, dirty, there is no ac, food sukcs, service is terrible... My husband and I went and we were suck there, we had the worst 5 days of our life. We went last week......More

    6  Thank Polines
    Response from koralia, Guest Relations Manager at Playa KoraliaResponded 26 November 2012

    We're so sorry that Koralia was incompatible with your needs. Though I am a bit confused as to why you stayed 5 days then? You could have checked out early and then had the rest of your time to go someplace more your style. Next...More

    Merecumbe Hotel
    286 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Buritaca
     
    Villa Maria Tayrona - a Kali Hotel
    543 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Tayrona National Park
     
    Gitana del Mar Boutique Beach Resort
    221 reviews
    #1 of 10 Speciality lodging in Buritaca
     
    Aite Hotel Resort
    273 reviews
    #1 of 4 hotels in Palomino
     
    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$98 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotels.com and Priceline so you can book your Playa Koralia reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Colombia >
    • Magdalena Department >
    • Santa Marta District >
    • Buritaca
    • Also Known As
    • Playa Koralia Hotel Buritaca
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (289)
    Room & Suite (69)
    Pool & Beach (62)
    Dining (25)
    Hotel & Grounds (153)
    Bathroom (8)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Nearby
    Merecumbe Hotel
    286 reviews
    .38 km away
     
    Tayrona Tented Lodge
    112 reviews
    6.82 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    La Frontera Restaurante Pizzeria
    103 reviews
    24.40 km away
    Lazy cat
    224 reviews
    38.56 km away
    Sua Palomino
    147 reviews
    24.22 km away
    El Bistro de La Victoria
    69 reviews
    37.05 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Jungle Joe Minca Adventures
    347 reviews
    38.60 km away
    Tubing in Palomino River
    281 reviews
    42.14 km away
    Palomino
    130 reviews
    24.72 km away
    Playas de Palomino
    74 reviews
    24.97 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    OSUAlum
    25 March 2015|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from Playa_Koralia | Property representative |
    You are probably right ... I think you would be better off at a Marriott :)
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Standard room i think I have"
    Read review
    "newer thatched rooms are better"
    Read review
    "Bring a head lamp as it gets pretty dark at night."
    Read review
    "The cabins are the best rooms"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing