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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 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Tamarind is a fabulous hotel, caters for everything that you need. The location is excellent and many fab restaurants a short cab ride away. The pool and beach is great with a selection of watersports to choose from. The hotel is immaculate and breakfast, lunch or dinner can be had in beautiful settings. The hotel has a fab bar... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from 2 weeks staying at Tamarind Cove. We went B&B only as do not like all inclusive. We ended up eating at the hotel 6 nights because the food was so good and the staff were fantastic, both efficient and friendly. The hotels position was perfect right on the beach and we used the free water... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we arrived at the tamarind hotel my wife said it was beautiful as we entered we were greeted with a serious rum punch made by arden i was told tasted good the rooms are nice no fault in service breakfast was ok but my most memorable moment the romance dinner my wife n i had for my birthday big big... More

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for our honeymoon after getting married on the south coast. After waiting for over an hour in reception for our room we found it to be amazing. Rooms were perfect. Food was delicious although the birds at breakfast were so annoying. They ruined the experience. They had some good events and there was enough entertainment. I definitely preferred... More

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Saint James Parish, Barbados
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The greeting on arrival, Rum punch and cold towels, both very welcome. We were upgraded on arrival and the room is lovely. All the staff are friendly and nothing is too much trouble. We had planned going out to local restaurants but he hotel chef exceeds all expectations so we have eaten mostly at the hotel. The beach is beautiful... More

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Channel Islands GB
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25 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely hotel with big bedrooms and brilliant staff. Thank you for a great stay everyone. Bedrooms are older but of a high quality. The sea is wonderful for swimming and our children spent all day in the sea with us enjoying their half term break. Excellently prepared evening meals each evening of a very high quality. However, hotel should... More

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First impressions were that the hotel was a bit tired and needed an update and clearly not the four seasons in terms of quality. However over time the hotel relaxed charm warmed to us and we felt the hotel simply mirrored the slightly chaotic charm of the Caribbean. The breakfast food was good and plenty of choice and quality. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’m very late in posting this review as we visited Tamarind in late July 2014. We are a couple with a 16 year old son. Having had a great time the previous year at one of the Tamarind’s sister hotels, Turtle Beach, we were a little anxious as to whether Tamarind would match up, particularly for our son who had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Tamarind for the first time and were both pleased with our choice of hotel. Service was excellent on arrival with drinks, cold towels and cases taken straight to our room. We were also upgraded which was a pleasant surprise. The room was a very good size as were the bathroom and balcony. Our room was serviced... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just want to write a quick review to say thank you to all the staff at the Tamarind Hotel, our ten days here were fantastic and unforgettable! If we return to Barbados any time soon, I can't see us staying anywhere else... Fantastic holiday, emulated by this great hotel.

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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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