The luxurious Sofitel Barú Calablanca Beach Resort is a first-of-its-kind beach resort in Colombia. Here, guests can experience the essence of French heritage along with all that the Caribbean has to offer. The resort has been selected as the recipient of an International Sustainable Award in recognition of their commitment and drive toward delivering a more sustainable future.
Sofitel Barú Calablanca Beach Resort offers guests the unique opportunity to experience 60 species of coral, and there is also an on-site nursery dedicated to cultivating native plants and species. It takes pride in being a model for environmental sustainability, expertly balancing architectural design with nature.
The Sofitel Barú Calablanca Beach Resort is the perfect example of how resorts can operate in a sustainable and eco-friendly way. It’s the only resort in Colombia’s Caribbean region with LEED certification, which consistently meets energy and water efficiency standards. The buildings use local materials to build their minimalist design, with many components being raw or recycled. Moreover, nearly all plants on its premises are endemic to the island, as well as cultivars from the area being fostered in its nursery.
The Sofitel Barú Calablanca Beach Resort is proud to offer visitors a sustainable, luxury experience in beautiful Barú. Barú has incredible biodiversity, stunning natural landscapes, and an exciting cultural identity.