Finca BarloventoAddress: Playa los Naranjos, Santa Marta view map
This beach is conterminous to the sector Los Naranjos of the Tayrona Park, and is separated by the estuary mouth of the River Piedra. You can reach the main entrance of the Tayrona Park in three minutes by car. You can also go on a tour to the Canyon of Valencia and Buritaca!
There are two differents cabins with views of the sea and the forests. Barlovento cabin is the main building just in a rock over the beach. It offers 3 rooms that shares two bathrooms. An spectacular view of the sea and the river. It counts with terrace, resting area, garden and a restaurant.
Maloka cabin offers 6 rooms with private bathroom, three of them with views of the sea and the other ones views of the mountains. There is also a living room and a terrace.
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The eco-tourist cottage "Barlovento" has been awarded with the National Award of Architecture of Natural Integration.
Its natural integration is complete as it is built of natural elements such as wood and materials of the surrounding areas. The house rests on a big rock between the river and the Caribbean Sea.
Daniel García, the owner, has committed himself to the natural environment. He grows flowers, cleans the beaches and pathways adjacent to the Finca.
The meals offered by the Finca consist of fresh fish and fruits of this wonderful place.
- United States
on 25 Apr 2010