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Maidenhead
Reviewed 19 May 2014

My hubby and I and another couple have just returned from our first stay at the Tamarind... We were not disappointed!! Great location and wonderful restaurants eg Daphne's next door, The Lone Star and Sin Sin to name just a few all definitely well worth trying. We had two lovely rooms on the ground floor 123 and 124 both with...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 19 May 2014

I have spent one week in end of April in Tamarind, it is really good, our room had a perfect view to the see and the sunset, the beach in front of the hotel is very good and the non motorized water sport is included in the rate. Also there is good snorkeling are in front o the hotel. The...

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Reviewed 16 May 2014 via mobile

My partner and I have stayed at Tamarind 8 times, as a couple and with friends but this was our first trip with our 14 week old daughter and I have to say the best yet!! With fabulous restaurants on the island our holiday usually consists of visiting as many as we can, however with our new baby we were...

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Chelsea, Michigan
Reviewed 16 May 2014

We stayed for a week at Tamarind, a very nice hotel with obvious attention to friendliness and service. Some of the highlights for us included the watersports, where we were able to ski, sail, SUP, kayak, and snorkel with the help of the friendly waterfront staff. We also loved the breakfast each morning which was enough quantity and variety to...

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durham
Reviewed 14 May 2014

We have been to this hotel four years running and each time it gets better. The staff somehow amongst all the hundreds of other guests they have through their doors recognise us and give us 5 star treatment. Everything about this resort is superb.

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2014

This is our third year at the Tamarind, and we've included our daughters wedding this year on our recommendation. We arrived and was greeted by a number of the staff as though we were long lost friends, which was really nice. The accommodation is outstanding, as is the whole hotel. The breakfast offers everything you could possibly want, and too...

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Home counties
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Having visited Barbados most years in the last twenty, this was our first trip to Tamarind. On the West Coast at Paynes Bay, the unassuming exterior hides a wonderful holiday hotel, beach and gardens. The unique selling point of the hotel is the superlative quality, friendliness and helpful nature of all the staff. Each and every one of the staff...

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Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 May 2014

I cannot understate how wonderful this hotel is, it provided the most beautiful setting for the first part of our honeymoon for 8 nights before heading off to New York. Located on a beautiful beach where you can also use the free water sports provided by the hotel, this place is paradise. With 3 swimming pools also located on site,...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding service, extremely friendly staff. Went for a family holiday, stayed for two weeks. Top notch food, would recommend to families and couples alike. Two lovely pools, private beach and some free water sports. Special mentions must go to Alicia, Cheanne and Tio, lovely new friends and poolside+beach bar tenders and waiters. P.S. make sure you get a braid...

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Just been back for my fourth stay at the Tamarind (and going back again in August!) The hotel staff were outstanding and nothing was too much trouble. We had a fabulous room overlooking the sea. It was a special trip and the General Manager, Kim looked after us really well. The beach is fantastic. Every time I visit, further thoughtful...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tamarind rests on a 750-foot crescent of premium West Coast white sand beach and is as family-friendly as it is an exclusive adult hideaway. Tamarind features contemporary guestrooms, 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

Address: PO Box 429, Paynes Bay, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Paynes Bay
Price Range: €247 - €892 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tamarind by Elegant Hotels 4*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Tamarind By Elegant Hotel Paynes Bay
Tamarind Cove Saint James
Tamarind Cove Barbados
Hotel Tamarind Cove
Tamarind By Elegant Hotels Barbados/Paynes Bay
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“Choose an ocean view room to look at the beautiful surroundings every day”
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“Ask for a room not on the ground floor as this will afford better sea views.”
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“Book room overlooking the sea .”
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“You can still see the sea from most Pool view and garden view rooms”
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“Sea view room are best”
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