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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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Bowling, Scotland
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My partner and I stayed here from 6th to 18th September 2014 and really, how I wish we were still there! We had an Ocean Front room on the third floor, which afforded us the most spectacular view over this Caribbean paradise, watching the sunsets thru the gently swaying palm trees from our balcony over the beautiful beach. It was... More

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What an awesome experience from beginning to end. The staff excels in Customer Service ,from Anthony at the front door to the concierge, Christianna, the Managers, Andrea, Akeshia and Annette, our wait staff, room attendants all made our trip a slice of heaven! The hotel has some of the most breathtaking views of the island and you can't beat the... More

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Prescott, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our 14th trip to Barbados, always on the Platinum coast and as we have come to expect...money well spent. Our first return to Tamarind since their management change some years ago. The facilities, Front of house & Back of house staff were extremely polite, efficient and attentive to detail at all times. Dining and entertainment left nothing to want. On... More

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

we stayed at The Tamarind in May 2014 and absolutely loved our 10 nights there. The staff are mostly friendly and courteous and eager to please in an understaded and much appreciated way; they are not gushing but genuine. The ambience is laid back and relaxing; perfect for unwinding after a hectic stay in New York or a busy work... More

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

Having visited the Tamarind for 20 years with my family me and my wife brought our 1 year old daughter for her first visit to Barbados. I can say without hesitation this was the best experience we have had at the Tamarind and I really couldn't fault anything - which trust me I normally can. The levels of customer service... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a hotel with a beautiful setting and where you receive five star treatment from the start to finish of your holiday then the Tamarind is the hotel for you. From the moment you arrive and welcomed with a famous Tamarind Rum Punch you are made to feel part of this very special "family". We are... More

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

I have been visiting Barbados for over 50 years but had never stayed at the Tamarind; I only wish that I had tried it before! It was a quite exceptional experience. The staff could not be faulted, courteous, friendly and genuinely interested in ensuring that you were have a great time and that you wanted for nothing! Please thank them... More

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations Manager at Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Mike S., After 50 years of exploring Barbados, we are thrilled you finally made it to our resort, and we are even more thrilled that it exceeded your expectations so greatly. We will be sure to let the staff know their efforts were immensely appreciated and that your stay was truly special. Thank you also for your compliments regarding... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I had an amazing time at Tamarind. Our room was overlooking the ocean which made for a breath taking view to wake up to every morning. The beach was just steps away from our room and was extremely well-kept, clean and relaxing. The staff was also very accommodating and kind! Special shout-outs to Crystal and Patrick who... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one of the most beautiful settings in the world. The white sandy beach was yards from our beautiful room. The staff are excellent, we had five star service and our stay was made all the more special by the great personalities of Yvette and Alvin. What hotel serves you a Rum Punch while you are checking... More

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Faro, Portugal
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the small attention to detail that sets this hotel above the rest. Nothing was overlooked and they always went the extra mile to please their guests. They even set up a special breakfast table in the bar so I could watch an early morning match. I really didn't expect that. Unlike so many corporate hotels the staff appear GENUINELY... More

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations Manager at Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Houndog200, Thank you so very much for your compliments regarding our service and staff at Tamarind. We are so pleased that your trip was special and you were well taken care of. I can assure you that Alvin and our restaurant staff enjoyed you as much as you did them. It was absolutely our pleasure. We hope to see... More

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Additional Information about Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

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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