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Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   PO Box 429, Paynes Bay, Barbados
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Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Paynes Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were staying at Crystal Cove as usual and chose to transfer lunch at the Tamarind. Lunch was excellent; very generous portions of superb food, served promptly with style. If we return to Barbados we shall eat here again if we can.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I came here for a babymoon for some rest and relaxation prior to having our first child, and we definitely recommend the resort. We initially wanted to stay at "the house" in Barbados but it was fully booked, and this was a sister hotel option we were offered. It is almost next door to the house, with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This may have been the best hotel stay we have ever had! My Husband and I traveled to Barbados for my Birthday, and we were not disappointed. This hotel makes your stay easy, relaxing and special. First, the 3 pools and beach loungers are really great. They supply clean towels that are placed on the chairs each morning. It was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I mean yes some of the critical reviews may have some merit - but come on ! It's clean the staff are ace and the beach is brilliant Some rooms may need a 'lick of paint' but that's it really The bar is reasonably priced which can be a real issue at some places in BB Thanks all see you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband & I visited the Tamarind to celebrate our First Wedding Anniversary in September/ October this year (So this was our first holiday following our Honeymoon to The Four Seasons,Maui last year, a hard act to follow!!!!!) The hotel itself is clean and up to date, the staff are extremely friendly and they always seem to go out of... More

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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at the Tamarind a number of times now, and each time it has been excellent. All the staff, and I mean all the staff, are so friendly, helpful and cannot do enough for you. We started off at the Coloney Club, as the Tamarind was originally fully booked; but after a visit on the water taxi, we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited last month for my Husbands birthday staying in a ocean view junior suite I think the hotel sits in the best beach on the island - hence our third stay here Staff are lovely - breakfast great Although I think we have now outgrown this hotel for some reason Our room needed updating especially the bathroom and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights at the Tamarind in October. The location of the resort is very convenient - Holetown had a duty free shop for shopping and places to eat. The resort grounds were well groomed, the third floor Ocean view room was spacious, well decorated and spotlessly clean. There was not an elevator. A tasty full breakast buffet was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my now wife decided to stay here for the week from Sun 28th September to October 5th whilst having our wedding at The Cliff, just down the road from the hotel. I can't fault the staff at the hotel whether it be the bellboys, front desk, pool bar etc. Everyone was fantastic and made our stay all the... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from here and it was all in all pretty comfortable. Air con good, rooms a good size (get a beach facing one) and service good. Restaurant had probably the best food I've eaten on the island but didn't blow me away. My advice is to take 2 key cards out as they have a rubbish system and... More

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Address: PO Box 429, Paynes Bay, Barbados
Location: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Paynes Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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 Barbados/Saint James Parish

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