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    Barcelo Tambor

    Playa Tambor, Tambor 771-1150, Costa Rica
    011 506 2683 0303
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    1 - 5 of 218 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Prior to staying here we did read some negative reviews but then thought 'its a Barcelo, they're great'. Unfortunately the negative reviews proved to be correct 1) Check in is a shambles with huge crowds everwhere 2) It isn't really a hotel for those from...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We enjoyed very much our stay at this hotel. The facilities are very nice and widespread. The food is great and with a lot of variety. The rooms are nice, but they are already showing their age. Overall cleanliness could be a little better. Mini...More

    1  Thank rojicha07
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear rojicha07: We would like to thank you for your preference in selecting our Barceló Tambor hotel for your holidays, as well as for taking the time to tell us about your recent experience among us. Thorough cleaning is an absolute must for Barceló and...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had a great stay here, our room was large and spacious, the food was great and service was wonderful! we would highly recommend this resort! Resort is clean, a small section of the pool was shut down for cleaning during our visit but aside...More

    1  Thank Marly123
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Marly 123: We greatly appreciate the time you spent to share your recent holiday experience at our Barceló Tambor hotel and we thank you for your kind recommendation to Tripadvisor’s readers . We are also very pleased to read your complété satisfaction with the...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

    The best all included i’ve experienced in my own country, food was great, service was accurate, shows were really well performed and their staff members are all awesome people! Even learned to dance bachata with the best teacher Valeria 🏹👣👌🏽👻❤️I’ll be back soon 😊More

    1  Thank Mario A
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 9 November 2017

    Dear Mario A: Firstly we would like to thank you for the lovely review you shared following your recent visit to our Barceló hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations. We thank you for your very kind...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2017

    One more Family Vacation! Stayed there Sep 26 - Sep 28! Nice hotel and the most important part: The Staff. Edwin (Fernandez I think) Capitan de Saloneros. An amazing person! He knows what customer service is about and he is very professional!! Congrats Edwin, you...More

    3  Thank Jeisontorres
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 9 October 2017

    Dear Jaisontorres; Firstly we would like to thank you for the lovely review you shared following your recent visit to our Barceló hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations. I am grateful for your compliments towards our...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$174 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 402
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Tambor
    • Also Known As
    • Barcelo Tambor Beach Hotel Tambor ,
    • Barcelo Hotel Tambor Beach ,
    • Barcelo Hotel Puntarenas ,
    • Hotel Barcelo Playa Tambor ,
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    • Barcelo Tambor Beach Costa Rica
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    Joanne D
    30 October 2017|
    Response from Diego C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they have, but you need to pay for it, and honestly, didn't work for me at all, too slow connection.
    Joanne D
    30 October 2017|
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    Response from Ken S | Reviewed this property |
    There is but it is terrible. The system they use is an stupid username and password that you have to enter over an over every 10 steps you take and speed is not optimal to use internet as its full extend like streaming.
    26 September 2017|
    Response from Carolyn R | Reviewed this property |
    there is no question
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    "Taxi from Tambor airport is just around $3"
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    "Get an ocean room in the 200 or 300 building the 400 building opens to the kids playground."
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    "If you need internet, choose a room in the 100s section"
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