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Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

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Overview
100m East and 75m North from local public school, on beachfront, Tambor 60111 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked 5 days at this place to relax in a very natural setting, Since we were traveling with our children, we could not stay at the hotel and stayed at the villa. The pictures promised a beautiful setting and the villa is indeed very...More

2  Thank TJCK1
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Always consistently committed to our guests, it became apparent from the beginning that this person wanted to explore other parts of the country. This review is about financial real-time reimbursement. Facts: The guest was offered a room at the resort and turned it down. There...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We had the upper rather than the lower unit and it was wonderful. We had a huge balcony and ocean view. Saw macaws flying by daily. The room was gigantic with high ceilings, wrap around windows with shutters, and wood everywhere. I came to find...More

2  Thank OnTheRoadEverywhere
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 9 August 2018

Thanks for your kind comments. We look forward to a return visit in the near future. Pura vida!

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

There’s is no way I can possibly explain how wonderful this resort and staff truly are, but I will do my best! My fiancée used to live in Tambor and was very familiar with this gorgeous resort. From the moment I saw pictures of the...More

1  Thank cnslone90
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you, thank you. What a beautiful, heartfelt review!. We are honored that got to participate on such important / amazing day. We look forward to your visits, send our warmest regards to your entire family. Gracias!!

Reviewed 15 May 2018

We discovered this place two years when we stopped in twice for lunch. When deciding to go back to the Nicoya Peninsula, I knew this would be the place we would stay and we were NOT disappointed. We didn't want to leave. The rooms are...More

2  Thank kalabundy
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 16 May 2018

Muchas gracias! Thanks for coming back and we hope for another visit. You've captured the essence of this wonderful place. We appreciate your kind review and wish you the best.

Reviewed 30 April 2018

I recently spent a week at this resort. If you want a very nice relaxing place, look no further. The rooms are very nice and the grounds are gorgeous. The beach is very nice and the waves were great. We walked over 50 miles during...More

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Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 1 May 2018

Thanks for your recent visit. It's great that you enjoyed the multiple hiking trails available. We look forward to your return. Gracias!!!

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About
Description
Tambor Tropical is an intimate boutique beach resort on Costa Rica's beautiful Nicoya Peninsula. Nestled on the on the bay, our resort offers guests a private and luxurious vacation in the less traveled Playa Tambor. ...More Relax in the comfort of one of our 12 spacious beachfront suites, swim in our gorgeous mosaic-tiled pool, indulge in massage treatments, enjoy the cuisine of our full-service restaurant or explore the nearby jungle via many guided adventures. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Golf course
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$212 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tambor Tropical Beach Hotel Playa Tambor
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Tambor Tropical Playa
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Tambor Tropical Hotel Playa
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Tambor Tropical Beach Resort Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Tambor
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$212 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tambor Tropical Beach Hotel Playa Tambor
,
Tambor Tropical Playa
,
Tambor Tropical Hotel Playa
,
Tambor Tropical Beach Resort Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Tambor
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Traveller (182)
Room & Suite (124)
Pool & Beach (83)
Dining (26)
Amenities (44)
Nearby
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Nearby RestaurantsSee all 9 restaurants in Tambor
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Mar y Sol
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.27 km away
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.35 km away
H&B Lodge and Restaurant
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1.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4 attractions in Tambor
Pura Vida Expeditions
82 reviews
.08 km away
Parque Nacional Curu
170 reviews
12.45 km away
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1,208 reviews
9.64 km away
Tortuga Island
878 reviews
14.87 km away
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Julie G
11 August 2018|
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Response from OnTheRoadEverywhere | Reviewed this property |
We flew into San Jose. There you can rent a car or take a bus. Both include crossing on ferry. We did the car and first went to uvita, which I loved. Jungle and swim able beaches. After tambor we went next door to montezuma... More
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Marci W
26 June 2018|
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Response from CruiserII | Property representative |
Correct. Above 16
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Douglas S
17 May 2018|
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Response from kalabundy | Reviewed this property |
If you are staying at Tambor Beach Resort, talk to Javier. His company Pura Vida Expeditions would love to help you out. You can arrange pretty much anything with them.
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"top floors have best views"
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"Go for a second floor unit!"
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"Stay on second floor or the noise will keep you up"
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"I was happy downstairs but I suspect upstairs rooms have a broader vista of the beach and sunrise."
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