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    Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

    | 100m East and 75m North from local public school, on beachfront, Tambor 60111, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent87%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “juan carlos” (14 reviews)
    “scarlet macaws” (10 reviews)
    “shrimp tacos” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    From the moment we drove in we were overwhelmed. The private beach setting, the lush tropical gardens, and the architecturally designed wood buildings of this resort make it outstandingly beautiful! The staff were very friendly and the service is excellent. Also on site is the...More

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

    Thanks for your visit and this great review. Looking forward to welcoming you and family next year. Gracias!!!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed at Tambor Tropical on my way to santa Teresa and it was amazing. The attentions received cannot be put in words. This place is magical and mesmerizing. The venues, the service, the food, the pool, the fact that is minutes away from other...More

    Thank Sally C
    Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your kind review. Indeed Tambor Tropical is a great gateway to this beautiful Nicoya Peninsula. Look forward to welcoming you again!!! Pura Vida!!!!

    Reviewed 28 September 2017

    My husband and I decided to get married at Hotel Tambor Tropical in Puntarenas, Guanacaste. This was definitely the best choice we could ever take. Everything was more than perfect, and the staff from the hotel made it an even better experience. The place is...More

    Thank marcearayau
    Response from CruiserII, Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind review. All of our staff felt honored to be part of such important day. We wish you both the best in years to come and hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    Where to begin? The grounds, the service, the room, the food or the view? Tambor Tropical is absolutely beautiful. My wife and I ended up here as a result of booking another place that was a dump. Fortunately we were able to make lemonade out...More

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    Response from CruiserII, Director General at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 26 July 2017

    We didn't like you leaving either!! But you can always come back!!! Thank you very much for your thoughtful review, you have described our place better than I could! We look forward to a return visit. Gracias!

    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    We just got back from 6 nights at Tambor Tropical and had a fantastic experience. It is a beautifully landscaped property. One of our favorite things about the property was the fact that is it home to wild Scarlet Macaws. They are amazing, beautiful birds...More

    Thank tycur1
    Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 20 July 2017

    Hola! Thanks for your recent stay and your kind review. Tambor is indeed a great birding destination and we are glad you were able to experience it with us. We look forward to a return visit!! Pura Vida!!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$223 - US$253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Tambor
    • Also Known As
    • Tambor Tropical Beach Hotel Playa Tambor ,
    • Tambor Tropical Playa ,
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    • Tambor Tropical Beach Resort Costa Rica
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    Carmen O
    25 November 2017|
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    Response from CruiserII | Property representative |
    Hola. Thanks for booking with us. Yes please indicate all arrival information to Tambor airstrip and domestic airline name, for us to pick you up at no cost. Gracias!
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    Carmen O
    26 September 2017|
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    Response from CruiserII | Property representative |
    Hola. Thanks for choosing us. We do provide free transfer from Tambor local runway to our hotel . We just need to know the domestic airline and arrival time. We do have Pura Vida Expeditions tour operator right next to... More
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    9 September 2016|
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    Response from TamborTropical | Property representative |
    Hi! We have two domestic airlines that will get you to Tambor called Sansa Air and Nature Air. They are not direct flights however. That being said, if you need help booking travel for your stay, please do not hesitate to... More
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    "Our room was room 7, just in front of the pool and a spectacular view of the ocean!"
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    "Second floor rooms have better view but are more expensive."
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    "Upper level rooms have a skylight; lower level rooms are a bit dark"
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    "Tip floor is best for views"
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