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Barcelo Tambor

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Playa Tambor, Tambor 771-1150 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On Sept 3-5 I stayed at this resort, my bathroom smelled like a trucker stop, they charge $12/day for Wi-Fi use that is terrible, avoid the steak house 1 hour of wait for bad food, dirty beach, cheaply drinks, no shuttle service from ferry to...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

After researching several all-inclusive properties in Costa Rica, I am so pleased that I chose the Barcelo - Tambor for our family vacation. The property is adjacent to Playa Tambor which is one of the most scenic beaches in Costa Rica. You will encounter all...More

5  Thank Ciel-de-la-vigne
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 19 April 2018

Dear Ciel-de-la-vigne: We are thrilled that you have enjoyed your stay. The entire team works very hard to ensure that we deliver a high standard of service and a warm, memorable experience. Our staff welcomes each guest with the Barceló spirit and strives to assist...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Barcelo Tambor is a world class facility with fabulous rooms, a top-notch golf facility, a very nice pool, and a beautiful, secluded beach. The wildlife was spectacular. There were many large iguanas, a flock of scarlet macaws, a flock of parakeets, and numerous other...More

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Response from Katia B, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JW2159 Thank you for your insights regarding our buffets, although we lament reading that we weren't able to meet your culinary wishes on this occasion, please rest assured that your comments will be shared with our Chefs to enhance our future guests' dining expériences....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're looking for an intimate, low key all-inclusive resort, this is a good option. It's on secluded Tambor Beach, with easy access from SJO via the convenient car ferry from Puntarenas. A majority, but not all of the rooms, face the ocean or have...More

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Response from Katia B, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ChrisDenise108: 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. We're glad your family enjoyed the horseback tour....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall a pretty good stay for a few nights, but I wouldn't want to stay longer.The information about daytime entertainment could be better, they could start on time, let people know when they are about to start etc. The pool is nice, the pool bar...More

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Response from Katia B, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Shaggy67Traveller: Thank you for your insights following your recent visit. We always look for ways to improve and your comments are crucial to our future success About the wifi internet service is free of charge by booking through our website. We will take your...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
402
Price range
US$176 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Barcelo Tambor Beach Hotel Tambor
,
Barcelo Hotel Tambor Beach
,
Barcelo Hotel Puntarenas
,
Hotel Barcelo Playa Tambor
,
Barcelo Tambor Costa Rica
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Barcelo Tambor Beach Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Tambor
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
402
Price range
US$176 - US$450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Barcelo Tambor Beach Hotel Tambor
,
Barcelo Hotel Tambor Beach
,
Barcelo Hotel Puntarenas
,
Hotel Barcelo Playa Tambor
,
Barcelo Tambor Costa Rica
,
Barcelo Tambor Beach Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Tambor
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Traveller (836)
Room & Suite (294)
Pool & Beach (216)
Dining (125)
Amenities (78)
Family and Play Areas (21)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (7)
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 attractions in Tambor
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Questions & Answers
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carlosmartinezhe2018
23 July 2018|
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Response from Rob S | Reviewed this property |
No había cocodrilos en el océano en Tambor, estaban en la laguna de agua dulce debajo de las villas Laguna Vista cerca de Corcovado.
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gengolden
21 April 2018|
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Response from Kevin P | Reviewed this property |
Like weather anywhere, it varies from day to day, but in CR the weather is very consistent. June is rainy season, but the rain is warm, don't let it stop you from doing things. Usually a little rain every day but you will... More
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Christine W
12 April 2018|
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Response from Kevin P | Reviewed this property |
Contact Sansa airlines. They are the company that would fly into Tambor.
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"A room far away from the amenities. Otherwise it will be too noisy."
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"there are only a few "ocean" view rooms - but they are not close to the ocean and obscurred by..."
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"Best rooms are the beach view or pool view, they’re right next to everything"
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"Recommend pay extra for an ocean view room."
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