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    Barcelo Tambor

    Playa Tambor, Tambor 771-1150, Costa Rica
    +1 855-236-8913
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good26%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Tennis Court
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    Private Balcony
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    11 - 15 of 217 reviews

    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    The hotel is located in the fantastic beach of Tambor, Costa Rica. One can easily get to this place by car (highway), plane (the hotel is very close to a small airport at Tambor) or a combination between highway and ferry, the latter being the...More

    Thank Esteban L
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Esteban: We greatly appreciate the time you spent to review your recent experience in our hotel, at Barceló we always strive to exceed guests' expectations and your comments will help our teams reaching that goal. We thank you for pointing out the cleanliness of...More

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    The hotel is 'everything included' so bar service and food are paid in the room price. beautiful grounds with flowers and the occasional iguana, good food with a lot of choices for special diets. The buffet tables had salads, main courses and a fresh fruit...More

    Thank Carolyn R
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Carolyn R: We always find it nice to read that our guests went home with great holiday memories and we are very grateful for the time and effort you spent to share your personal experience at our Barceló Tambor hotel with us and Tripadvisor...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    Hotel service is low. I had several issue while I was staying and front desk response and responsiveness made me want to never come back. Food is not special and sometimes it tasted like old fridge and refried. Drinks are prepared with the only interest...More

    Thank Ken S
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 18 July 2017

    Dear Ken S: We first would like to thank you for choosing our Barceló Tambor for your holidays and for letting us know your concerns relating to your time in our hotel as it gives us an opportunity to look at areas which may have...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    Located close to the Tambor airport, make this hotel easy to reach, unfortunately the hotel do not have a pick-up service, so you need to talk with the people outside of the airport to find transportation to the hotel, the distance is short but the...More

    Thank Diego C
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 31 May 2017

    Dear Diego C: In Barceló we strongly believe that there is always room for improvement and your comments will assist our team in their continuous efforts aimed at meeting our guests' expectations, therefore we greatly appreciate the time you took out of your day to...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    If you are looking for a holiday retreat that still embodies the unspoiled beauty of Costa Rica, as well as low-key luxury and comfort with good service, try the Barcelo on Tambor Beach in Costa Rica on the Nicoya Peninsula. In comparison with mega-resorts that...More

    Thank dianelorraineb
    Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Dianelorraineb: Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent holiday experience among us, our main goal being to ensure we keep on delivering unforgettable holiday experiences to our guests, your comments are crucial in this process therefore we highly value your time and...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$174 - US$485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 402
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Tambor
    • Also Known As
    • Barcelo Tambor Beach Hotel Tambor ,
    • Barcelo Hotel Tambor Beach ,
    • Barcelo Hotel Puntarenas ,
    • Hotel Barcelo Playa Tambor ,
    • Barcelo Tambor Costa Rica ,
    • Barcelo Tambor Beach Costa Rica
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    Traveller (697)
    Room & Suite (266)
    Pool & Beach (199)
    Dining (122)
    Hotel & Grounds (569)
    Family and Play Areas (19)
    Bathroom (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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    Joanne D
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    Response from Diego C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they have, but you need to pay for it, and honestly, didn't work for me at all, too slow connection.
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    Joanne D
    29 October 2017|
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    Response from Ken S | Reviewed this property |
    There is but it is terrible. The system they use is an stupid username and password that you have to enter over an over every 10 steps you take and speed is not optimal to use internet as its full extend like streaming.
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    26 September 2017|
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    Response from Carolyn R | Reviewed this property |
    there is no question
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    "Taxi from Tambor airport is just around $3"
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    "Ask near the pool and high floor"
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    "Get an ocean room in the 200 or 300 building the 400 building opens to the kids playground."
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    "If you need internet, choose a room in the 100s section"
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