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Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

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Tamarind rests on a 750-foot crescent of premium West Coast white sand beach and is as family-friendly along with adult only spaces. Tamarind features contemporary guest rooms, an intimate spa and relaxation space and two restaurants. Contemporary sun loungers, day beds and decks, transform outdoor spaces into outdoor 'living rooms' providing flexible spaces for dining, drinking, relaxing and events. Complimentary features include: motorized and non-motorized watersports, daily buffet breakfast, WiFi in rooms and throughout property, fitness center and classes and water taxi to other Elegant Hotels' west coast properties.
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did not originally book this hotel but we were bumped out of the Hilton because they had overbooked we had even paid for the room months in advance through Expedia TD still had no room. Expedia TD did however fix the issue after 3...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

This was our second visit to the Tamarind and we enjoyed it just as much as the first time, if not more, and are already planning our 3rd visit. The hotel is just so relaxing, friendly and laid back but the staff never fail to...More

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Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Tamarind by Elegant HotelsResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Dawnsteve638, We wish to express our gratitude for continually choosing to stay at Tamarind whilst in Barbados! We are all delighted to learn that you had another amazing holiday with us and that our friendly staff, delicious and plentiful breakfast, and beautiful accommodations were...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We just came back from Barbados with a 4 day 3 night stay at the Tamarind. After much debating back and forth on which hotel to stay and where to stay, we landed at the Tamarind because of location and budget. The location of the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Perfect place as a young family to stay. Its safe, well positioned, good beach with watersports included. The pool has a shallow area and the hotel has a kids club (not that our 3 & 5 year old went to it). The staff are very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a perfect hotel for those who want a little luxury without losing the sense of where they are. The hotel is immaculately clean and the staff cannot do enough for you while avoiding being over-intrusive. The free water-sports are "entry-level", but an absolute...More

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Experience528600
15 October 2018|
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Response from luvcoral | Reviewed this property |
It is soo expensive to eat at the hotel. Food is costly there and so is the drinks. If you venture out of the hotel it is cheaper. Two drinks cost 28 dollars and they weren't frozen. Our lunch there was more than most of our... More
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19 September 2018|
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Hi , No not when we were there in July/August.!
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Response from luvcoral | Reviewed this property |
Hello! The sand is soft. There is not a big beach if that is what you are looking for. The water is rocky to the right of the resort great for snorkeling. However to the left of the resort the water is sandy and great for... More
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"Ask for Ocean View room"
Stay23018828591
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"We have stayed in beach room suite before but this time we stayed in a pool room suite which still had..."
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"Upper floor seaview rooms"
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"Oceanfront rooms are great and it was close to two of the pools"
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PRICE RANGE
US$311 - US$1,064 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
CaribbeanBarbadosSaint James ParishPaynes Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
104
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