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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 22 January 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 6 couples. The service and staff were exceptional as was the food and accommodations. They not only helped us plan day trips but took care of our every need while lounging at the pool. Takes a bit to get there...More

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Response from CruiserII, Director General at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. What a wonderful group of people. We look forward to your return. Gracias!!!!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

My husband and I came here for 4 nights over new years, and we loved every minute! The rooms were amazing, so spacious, comfortable and beautiful. Everyone on the staff is so friendly and does such a great job every day. There were a couple...More

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Response from CruiserII, Director General at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you. Hope you are having a wonderful 2018. This is indeed a very special place and a wonderful gateway to other nearby destinations. Hope to see again soon. Pura vida!!!

Reviewed 17 January 2018

I added at least 3 new species to my bird photo collection and likewise found a place easy to relax in. And the wonderful serendipities were getting to release 12 baby Olive Ridley Turtles into the sea and have the most delicious pecan pie since...More

Thank Charlie D
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 19 January 2018

Hola and thank you so much for your kind review! Indeed we are surrounded by amazing nature and we do our best to preserve it and to share it with our customers. Thanks to the cooperation of some amazing volunteers, Tambor Bay Turtles rescue program...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017 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

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Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 27 November 2017

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

Reviewed 15 November 2017 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

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Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 17 November 2017

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!!!!

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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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Traveller (186)
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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149marciw
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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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