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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In our opinion, you would be hard pressed to find another hotel on the island which provides such quality of service and friendliness. From the cleanliness of the rooms and all public areas to the wonderful beach area. We would just like to congratulate and thank all of the staff - Beach area: Chauntelle, Melissa, Troy, Tito, Patrick amongst others.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Once again we had a fantastic holiday at the Tamarind Hotel Barbados, we were given the same room as we had the year before great, it was like coming home. As usual all the staff were very attentive nothing was too much trouble, from Etha who started our day with lively chats while she cooked our eggs any way we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel was fabulous in every was the service was fantastic. It was quite pricey to eat and drink but we expected that it was Barbados after all. Would happily go back. We had a beautiful room with a great view.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great hotel with attentive staff and excellent management. Our first two nights proved challenging when we found ourselves next to noisy and inconsiderate neighbours who were vent on being as disruptive as possible. We explained our concerns to the management who instantly took the view that this was unacceptable and promptly moved us to a lovely quiet room so our... More 

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

Dear sisters201465, Thank you for sharing this lovely review of your Tamarind Hotel holiday experience! Guest satisfaction is of the utmost importance to us, and we are pleased to know you truly appreciated that upon sharing your concerns with us, our staff was able to assist you in an efficient manner to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Your glowing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was excellent, staff were very polite and helpful, rooms were very comfortable and clean and the food was fantastic, especially Chef Ether's delicious omelette. There was a gym facility, a Spa and Beauty Salon which we didn't use because we only had a short 7 nights break. However, we managed to squeeze in a couple of sessions at the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having booked this hotel at the beginning of the year you can imagine our surprise when we are told the hotel has oversold on our arrival with 2 tired children. We've been given a room for 2 nights and then then tomorrow we have to move to the south of the island as St. James is fully booked over the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location of the hotel. Excellent staff and very good service. Very good restaurant in the hotel and next door (Daphne´s) Snorkelling directly from the beach. All equipment available from the water sport location. We will be back soon.

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

Dear Stig G, A warm thank you for sharing this brief but lovely review! In just a few short lines you have highlighted some of the unique qualities and characteristics that together create the memorable and enjoyable Tamarind experience, such as our excellent location, quality food and dining facilities, and stellar service from our commendable team. We look forward to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 6 nights. The Beach is nice, there is a small reef and you have to be careful not to stand on it. We saw a Lady with long bloody stripes. There is happy Hour die lunch time and in the early evening. We went there and had 2 Glases of Prosecco which was not Part of happy... More 

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

Dear Anschwae, Thank you for taking the time to share this review. At Tamarind we are truly dedicated to providing our guests with excellent service and an enjoyable & memorable holiday experience, and we are grateful for your feedback as it helps us to identify areas for improvement to ensure the highest level of guest satisfaction. We are truly disappointed... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall a nice hotel in a good, quiet location on the beach as advertised. Staff friendly - checkout rather slow - not enough staff during our checkout (we were the only ones checking out) so had to multi task and answer phone etc which diluted the personal touch. Bar service slow on occasion. Good happy hour drinks selection if that's... More 

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

Dear Poppett, Thank you for taking the time to share this review. We are very pleased to know that you had an enjoyable stay with us and we thank you for your comments, as we are always eager to receive feedback from our guests on what they enjoyed and what areas can be improved upon. We look forward to welcoming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a relaxing 10 days, clear snorkelling seas and fine cream sand and an experience to get us through the winter. Having rung Trailfinders and discussed our requirement we finally settled on the Tamarind. The reviews were outstanding and it had everything we were looking for. On arrival we left a slightly run down road and found... More 

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

Dear David F, Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely, detailed review of your stay here with us. It is truly a pleasure to know that you had such a wonderful holiday experience, as we strive to provide this to all of our guests. We thank you for your kind remarks regarding your warm welcome, excellent dining... 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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