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Offering direct access to the beach, this Peninsulas de Santiago resort is next to a golf course and within 1 mi (2 km) of Las Hadas Golf Course and Playa La Audiencia. Playa Olas Altas and Playa Miramar are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Resort Features

Catch some rays on Barceló Karmina All Inclusive's private sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 324 rooms feature thoughtful touches like free minibar items and pillow menus, along with conveniences such as sofa beds and sitting areas. Furnished balconies or patios and 24-hour room service are standard, as are TVs with satellite channels.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and local beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball


  • Aerobics
  • Dancing
  • Yoga

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 5 and 12 years old


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Tennis lessons
  • Premium food items
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Bottled wine
  • Bottled liquor
  • Room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

Barceló Karmina All Inclusive is an all-inclusive resort. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Unwind on the resort's private sand beach. At Barceló Karmina All Inclusive you can cool off in one of the 6 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa.

A complimentary breakfast is offered. Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 5 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This all-inclusive resort also offers a complimentary children's club, a children's pool, and outdoor tennis courts. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Children's pool 
  • Steam room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 324 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Waterslide 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 6 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Sauna 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Concierge services 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Year Built 1999 
  • Direct access to private beach 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach towels 
  • Private beach nearby 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Nightclub 
  • Garden 
  • Beach bar 
  • Conference center 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 12 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 12 per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( USD 7 per hour )


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Television 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Phone 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Bugambilias - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Capri Italian a la Carte - This poolside restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Kyoto Japanese a la Carte - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Agave Mexican a la Carte - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

6 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts, a waterslide, a spa tub, and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours on site 

Spa Services

U Spa has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and sports massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 11 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Number of treatment rooms 4 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 11 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages on beach 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 7 per hour (rates may vary)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 6 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Barcelo Karmina
  • Barcelo Karmina Deluxe Palace
  • Barcelo Karmina Palace
  • Barcelo Karmina Palace Deluxe
  • Barcelo Karmina Palace Deluxe All Inclusive
  • Barcelo Karmina Palace Deluxe All Inclusive Manzanillo
  • Barcelo Karmina Palace Deluxe Manzanillo
  • Karmina Barcelo
  • Karmina Palace Barcelo
  • Karmina Palace Deluxe

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Kids Deal

Book a qualifying stay at this property and 2 children stay for the price of 1, and receive a surprise gift on arrival.

Discount is reflected at time of booking. Valid for all room and rate categories, anytime, subject to availability. Applies for children aged 12 and under. Other restrictions may apply.

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