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Reviewed 14 January 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Tamarind for 5 days in January of 2014. We had never been to Barbados before so did not know what to expect. As soon as we arrived at the hotel the team there were friendly, could not help enough and went out of their way to make our stay comfortable, unlike a lot of hotels this...

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London
Reviewed 13 January 2014

It’s always difficult booking a holiday because with the internet, trip advisor, hotel sites, holiday companies and others you can find yourself slowly disappearing into a dark hole of “Too much information!” and quickly find yourself back to the same point you started at with only an idea of what you really want from your holiday! I wanted very little...

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7Thank Ian R
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 January 2014

I just spent a little over a week with my family at Tamarind. In short, if you are looking for a relaxing, quiet resort, this is Not for you. Though the beach is beautiful and the water is amazing, this is a noisy, busy hotel. Our rooms were clean and sizable but our air conditioner leaked and there was a...

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6Thank lauren a
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Having trawled the various web-sites to check out the best hotels in which to stay in Barbados, considering Location, Style, Value and Positive Reviews; we are returning to the Tamarind again, end-February/ begin January 2014 !!! Every aspect of our previous stay was so good that when deciding to re-visit Barbados again this year, we heckled other hotels and booked...

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2Thank Richard S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Have just returned after spending Xmas at Tamarind. Have nothing but praise for the place. Obviously it's Barbados and you don't get the glitz and glamour of Dubai but that's why we choose to go there. Agreed there are parts of hotel that are a little tired but its not a major problem. The service from every single member of...

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2Thank 963Amanda
Beaconsfield, UK
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We've just returned from 7 nights at the Tamarind with our two grown-up daughters and, although we've had an enjoyable holiday in Barbados, we all felt a little disappointed with the hotel. On the positive side, it is situated in a good location, most of the staff were very polite and friendly and it is obviously an ideal place to...

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9Thank RSB_9
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2014

WHAT AN INCREDIBLE, UNBELIEVABLE PLACE TO STAY. The way the staff treat you. the hotel it's self everything. I've been on a lot of vacations 4 per year, this place was great. FREE fruit and frozen eucalyptis towels in the afternoon by pool side, Nice touch. I love this place and will be going back every year. Christian, Toronto, Canada

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2Thank Christian E
London
Reviewed 2 January 2014

My wife and I went to the Tamarind Cove a couple of years ago, we stayed on a half board basis and the whole experience was first class. The service was excellent and the Menus at the various restaurants extremely delicious. I would not hesitate to go here again and probably will do in the future. The evening entertainment and...

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London
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Christmas at the Tamarind with our family was really excellent as the staff looked after us with genuine friendly service and there was something for all ages. The kids club was very well managed and our 2 grandsons 7 & 4 1/2 loved Akeshia and all the helpers. The older members had water skiing, catamaran sailing, snorkeling and body boarding,...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

For the most wonderful relaxing!! stress free week of the year !!! Tamarind had it all for us.. From the moment we were meeted and greeted on arrival to the wonderful send off at the end !! All credit goes to all Kim and all the staff for making our stay as relaxing as possible .. Stunning beach walks right...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tamarind rests on a 750-foot crescent of premium West Coast white sand beach and is as family-friendly as it is an exclusive adult hideaway. Tamarind features contemporary guestrooms, an intimate spa and relaxation space and 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

Address: PO Box 429, Paynes Bay, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Paynes Bay
Price Range: ₹ 18,173 - ₹ 65,137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tamarind by Elegant Hotels 4*
Number of rooms: 104
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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
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“Ask for a room not on the ground floor as this will afford better sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles adamlh58, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book room overlooking the sea .”
 of 5 bubbles stevev85, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You can still see the sea from most Pool view and garden view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles CorrinJ, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sea view room are best”
 of 5 bubbles radiosutch, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are best though most of the other rooms have a pleasant view over one of the pools. No high-rise, just 3 floors”
 of 5 bubbles 227janm, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
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