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Barcelo Tambor

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with my family there a year ago and since I had cash with me, I decided to pay in full as soon as we arrived so I would not keep the money in the safe or on me. We had to sign the...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

I did spend several days at this resort in Tambor beach Costa Rica Barcelo, I did experience the most wonderful service but one of the waiters . He was wonderful he’s name is “NINO” we had him at the Rancho as well as the buffet...More

Thank Carlos L
Response from Katia B, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 30 September 2018

Dear Carlos L: Thank you for your wonderful comments on service which of course have been shared with the entire team. It is always a great source of motivation for our staff to hear that our guests appreciated their services and attention to detail. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

... or at least that is what your staff told my wife mere minutes ago, I've stayed at your hotel a couple of times in the past ... never a problem but this time my wife's family decided to take a mini vacation to recharge...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay the first night was very uncomfortable and disappointing after the correction of the mistakes and mishaps in our first room we then had a good second day. I do believe that there should not have been any issues with a Barcelo corporation which...More

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Response from Katia B, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Msmoreno49: Thank you very much for the time you spent to share your personal impressions of your stay at our Barceló Tambor.We always welcome feedback, as it allows us to continually improve the experience we create for our guests. We certaily look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a very convenient hotel, a beautiful and clean beach with great staff.There are activities for kids in the beach, in the pools and other areas.A lot of food with different restaurants where you have a great variety of options.

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Thank Alexander S
Response from Katia B, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Alexander: We are very grateful for your highlight on the quality of the entertainment program during your stay. Thank you for this heartwarming review of your stay with us, we look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Raúl Arranz General Manager Barceló Tambor Hotel

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23 July 2018|
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Response from X2308KDrobs | 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.
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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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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"If you are a local you might not be treated the same way as if you speak a foreign language ..."
2 weeks ago
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"A room far away from the amenities. Otherwise it will be too noisy."
13 Jul 2018
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"there are only a few "ocean" view rooms - but they are not close to the ocean and obscurred by..."
7 Jul 2018
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"Best rooms are the beach view or pool view, they’re right next to everything"
18 Jun 2018
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