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Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

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Paynes Bay BB24023 Barbados See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really nice hotel, lovely staff who are always attentive, they even come round with an ice pop and fruit mid afternoon which is a lovely touch. food and drinks were pretty expensive though, akin to London (UK) prices. I found two issues which is why...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank JosieFlo
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

This was our second visit to the Tamarind and we enjoyed it just as much as the first time, if not more, and are already planning our 3rd visit. The hotel is just so relaxing, friendly and laid back but the staff never fail to...More

Date of stay: June 2018
9  Thank Dawnsteve638
Response from EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Tamarind by Elegant HotelsResponded 20 June 2018

Dear Dawnsteve638, We wish to express our gratitude for continually choosing to stay at Tamarind whilst in Barbados! We are all delighted to learn that you had another amazing holiday with us and that our friendly staff, delicious and plentiful breakfast, and beautiful accommodations were...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Deciding whether to return to one of two ER hotels for a celebrating birthday trip involved a difference of opinion. Thankfully we went with one with Tamarind losing. However whilst on the Island we visited to see if we’d chosen correctly. Tamarind is a shadow...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Alwaystravellinng
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been returning to the Tamarind for quite a few years and always been happy with the level of service and facilities - this year we noticed a definite decline in both - maybe it was our last visit The rooms (or at least...More

Date of stay: December 2018
2  Thank S906TPchrisw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here in October, despite the rain. Staff were excellent. There were a few things that would have made it better: a bit of music by the pool (no atmosphere); people not being allowed to reserve sunbeds (a pain when you...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Andonella T
Response from EHGSocialMedia, Manager at Tamarind by Elegant HotelsResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andonella T, We cannot thank you enough for making Tamarind your destination of choice recently. We are delighted to hear that you were pleased with our facilities, food and with the excellent service provided by our staff members. There were some other areas that...More

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About
Description
Tamarind rests on a 750-foot crescent of premium West Coast white sand beach and is as family-friendly along with adult only spaces. Tamarind features contemporary guest rooms, an intimate spa and relaxation space and More two restaurants. Contemporary sun loungers, day beds and decks, transform outdoor spaces into outdoor 'living rooms' providing flexible spaces for dining, drinking, relaxing and events. Complimentary features include: motorized and non-motorized watersports, daily buffet breakfast, WiFi in rooms and throughout property, fitness center and classes and water taxi to other Elegant Hotels' west coast properties. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
104
Price range
US$ 289 - US$ 1,140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tamarind By Elegant Hotel Paynes Bay
,
Tamarind Cove Saint James
,
Tamarind Cove Barbados
,
Hotel Tamarind Cove
,
Tamarind By Elegant Hotels Paynes Bay, Barbados - Saint James Parish
Location
Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Paynes Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
104
Price range
US$ 289 - US$ 1,140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tamarind By Elegant Hotel Paynes Bay
,
Tamarind Cove Saint James
,
Tamarind Cove Barbados
,
Hotel Tamarind Cove
,
Tamarind By Elegant Hotels Paynes Bay, Barbados - Saint James Parish
Location
Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Paynes Bay
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Room & Suite (198)
Dining (62)
Amenities (65)
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Experience528600
15 October 2018|
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Response from luvcoral | Reviewed this property |
It is soo expensive to eat at the hotel. Food is costly there and so is the drinks. If you venture out of the hotel it is cheaper. Two drinks cost 28 dollars and they weren't frozen. Our lunch there was more than most of our... More
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19 September 2018|
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Response from cliveEbabe | Reviewed this property |
Hi , No not when we were there in July/August.!
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ramonar160
18 September 2018|
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Response from luvcoral | Reviewed this property |
Hello! The sand is soft. There is not a big beach if that is what you are looking for. The water is rocky to the right of the resort great for snorkeling. However to the left of the resort the water is sandy and great for... More
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Room Tips
"avoid being over the kids pool if you aren't with kids but plenty of nice locations"
Andonella
1 week ago
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"Ask for Ocean View room"
Stay23018828591
2 Nov 2018
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"We have stayed in beach room suite before but this time we stayed in a pool room suite which still had..."
Escape35491148346
1 Nov 2018
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"Upper floor seaview rooms"
danp689
29 Oct 2018
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