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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 28 March 2018 via mobile

We were in dire need of some rest and relaxation. Our two weeks at the Tambor Tropical fitted the bill superbly. We arrived by road and ferry transfer after spending a few days in San José. We were shown to our room on the upper...More

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Response from TamborTropical, Owner at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you, thank you. Your review is very thoughtful and reflects why the resort was built. It was to be all about two people together. Your review tells that story. Mark Nelson Owner, Tambor Tropical

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We ended a ten-day tour around Costa Rica with four nights at Tambor Tropical. It was a perfect way to unwind. The scenery is superb; the grounds and accommodations are extraordinary; the food and service are excellent; and the staff are uniformly pleasant, personable, and...More

2  Thank brucejudyb
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We found this hotel on TripAdvisor, & it seemed to check all our boxes. Hotel management was quick to respond to any inquiries we had, and all staff were exceptional. Our entire vacation/delayed honeymoon was wonderful. Pura Vida Expeditions runs out of the hotel as...More

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

Hola and thanks for this thoughtful review. You captured the essence of this small beautiful town and beach. We look forward to a return visit. Pura Vida!!!

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!!

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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
Banquet Room
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$227 - 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$227 - 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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Room & Suite (125)
Pool & Beach (85)
Dining (26)
Amenities (44)
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tucanfeliz
14 October 2018|
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Response from CruiserII | Property representative |
Tambor Tropical includes continental breakfast and has a full service bar and restaurant open from 6 am to 9:30 pm, but has purposely stayed away from the all inclusive concept.
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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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Room Tips
"top floors have best views"
CarmenOak16
5 Mar 2018
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"Go for a second floor unit!"
AmandaW4746
23 Feb 2018
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"Stay on second floor or the noise will keep you up"
Peter-Goldwing
23 Feb 2018
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"I was happy downstairs but I suspect upstairs rooms have a broader vista of the beach and sunrise."
29charlied
17 Jan 2018
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