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Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We stayed here the end of January and the start of Feb. It was a great week. Our goal was to simply unwind and relax. That is exactly what happened. JuanCarlos and his crew run a first rate business. Everyone was kind and helpful. We...More

1  Thank scottsJ5754ZU
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 7 March 2018

That's great!! We look forward to seeing you again!!! Thanks for your comments and accurate description. Gracias!!!

Reviewed 28 February 2018

i loved this place, the most beautiful hotel i have stayed in. very reasonably priced and a great romantic place. Priced very reasonably for the services provided and everyone is super friendly and helpful, specially the Manager Juan Carlos

Thank SamSalha
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 3 March 2018

Thanks!!! We look forward to a return visit soon!!

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Another great stay at Tambor Tropical Beach Resort. Although this was our 4th time staying at the resort it was our first time joining in on their 10 day Birding Tour and it was truly a wonderful experience. The first 6 days were based out...More

Thank Deborah H
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 3 March 2018

Muchas gracias!!! And thank you for joining the birding tour this year. Indeed we love hosting these tours and our guests are never disappointed by the wide variety of species our special area provides and the excellent guiding. Our resort and birding community are looking...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

Tambor Tropical was the perfect place for our honeymoon. A friendly and laid back vibe from the moment we arrived. We were blown away by the tidiness of all the facilities; the room was gorgeous with all the natural wood diligently maintained by staff. Our...More

1  Thank Amanda W
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 27 February 2018

Hola!!! And congratulations again!! Thanks for your review, we will welcome you back in a heartbeat also!! Thanks for capturing the essence of our resort, as of customer service, beauty of our suites, activities available and nature conservation efforts. Pura vida!!!

Reviewed 23 February 2018

Speaking of the outdoors, this place is great. It is next to a beach although the beach is not top notch because of volcanic sand and ashes. The grounds are well kept and the pool is warm and clean. A tiki bar is central with...More

Thank Peter-Goldwing
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 28 February 2018

We appreciate all input and we’ll look to every comment in detail. Although It’s best when our guests manifest any discomfort while staying with us, particularly over a multiple day stay, giving us a chance to do everything we can to make their visit a...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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
Non-Smoking Hotel
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$211 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$211 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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