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Tamarindo Diria

Tamarindo Beach, Tamarindo 50309 Costa Rica
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#17 of 26 hotels in Tamarindo
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The Hotel Tamarindo Diria is the iconic beach hotel located in Tamarindo Beach, Guanacaste, Costa Rica, with its own personality perfect for an authentic Costa Rica vacation. Features direct access to the most famous costa rican white sand beach, front ocean view accommodations, 4 swimming pools, 5 restaurants, 5 bars, and much more!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Airport transportation
Pool / beach towels
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Kid-friendly buffet
Swimup bar
Poolside bar
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Couples massage
Full body massage
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Non-smoking hotel
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private beach
Private balcony
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Ocean View
Great View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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Marc P wrote a review Nov 2020
Long Beach, New York1 contribution
Started with Davit bringing my things to my beautiful room. Great view, clean and comfortable. Because of going during Covid it could have been a terrible trip but the hospitality from everyone was perfect. Met Charlie the bartender the first day and had more than a few drinks with him. Mornings started with Alicia and her partner serving a nice breakfast. Then a few more cups of coffee on the ocean deck. Pool and beach were picture perfect. Can't wait to return when they can be fully open.
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Date of stay: November 2020
Bug Bitten Couple wrote a review Nov 2020
Sarnia, Canada45 contributions5 helpful votes
Tamarindo Diria is beautifully decorated with a very bright entrance. Lobby is spacious and walks right out to the 2 oceanview pools. The grounds are nicely manicured and offer direct beach access. There is a beachfront restaurant on the grounds along with a few more along Central Ave. out front. We had the double queen oceanview room on the second floor. The room was spacious and didn't feel cramped. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom/ shower area were quite large. The breakfast was very good and so was the service. They do offer excursions, which seemed fairly priced but we did not get the chance due to heavy rain during our stay. Tamarindo Diria is a beautiful 4 star beach resort, which almost resembles a mega resort with a smaller feel.
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Date of stay: November 2020
Room Tip: Two parts to the property, Sunset rooms are mostly oceanview, the rest are across Central Ave.
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John B wrote a review Apr 2020
Indiana30 contributions4 helpful votes
We stayed in the section of the property that was across the street from the beach. This was not a problem for us. The hotel had a person to stop traffic every time we went to the beach. The property is beautiful and it is a great location. The room was great.
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Date of stay: March 2020
martygood wrote a review Mar 2020
San Diego, California339 contributions122 helpful votes
We were very disappointed in our stay. The grounds and setting are beautiful and the location is perfect. We just found the service lacking and the food below average. It wasn’t horrible but i was expecting a more upscale experience and this definitely was not. If your from the US the best I can compare it to is to say this is more of a middle of the road Holiday in and no where near a Four Seasons. The rooms are TINY and has much more of a motel than a hotel feel.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Response from María Rodríguez, Atención al huésped/Recepción at Tamarindo Diria
Responded Mar 30, 2020
Dear Guest, We much regret to hear we did not meet your expectations after your stay with us. We strive to offer the best accommodation option in Tamarindo and we often receive great praise regarding our hotel staff and food quality. We are sad that we fell short in your case. Shall you give us annother opportunity, we would be more than happy to welcome you in the future and regain your trust. Kind regards.
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Trendster wrote a review Mar 2020
New York, NY57 contributions131 helpful votes
As the corona virus is about to decimate the Costa Rican tourist industry, this property chooses to treat its guests like garbage. The property is at best at 50% capacity as is most of Tamarindo at this point. So let me share my sad little tale. As a paying guest, I invited some friends who are also staying in Tamarindo over for drinks and lunch at the property. In summary, my guests were rudely treated by the management and the security guards because they were not staying at the property and were aggressively asked to leave. My group would have spent hundreds of dollars on drinks and food over the course of the day, but we were forced to leave the property to spend our money at another resort. When management was confronted, they simply replied, “These are the rules.” I have stayed at luxury properties around the world, and NEVER have I seen or had guests treated in such a horrific manner. I then proceeded to inform the manager that in about two weeks when there is not a single guest or tourist at their property due to the fact that the country is on lockdown from all foreign visitors, they will most sorely regret turning away my group. In addition, my group will spend our money elsewhere throughout the remainder of our holiday, as we refuse to spend any more money than necessary at this sad little property. Finally, I will make it a point to share my experience with all who will listen as to the shabby way in which the Diria treats its guests. I have many friends back in NYC that travel frequently to Costa Rica. I will be sure to let all of them know to avoid this hotel at all costs. YOU HAVE ALL BEEN WARNED!!!!!
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Response from María Rodríguez, Atención al huésped/Recepción at Tamarindo Diria
Responded Mar 30, 2020
First of all, under none circumstance we treat our guests like garbage. Your review does not reflect the true level of service we so much pride to offer to each and every of our guests. Our staff never asked your guests to leave in a aggresively way and instead, our Guest Service reprensentive was very kind to offer you the option to purchase a day pass for your friends for only $40 per person (your guests were allowed to use the $40 as a credit for food and drinks). For someone stating that you were going to spend hundreds of dollars on drinks and food, we were surprised that you were complaining about paying $40 per person. In this time of the COVID-19 we have supported our guests in every possible way, therefore it is regretful that you write such negative and false statements.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tamarindo Diria
Which popular attractions are close to Tamarindo Diria?
Nearby attractions include Lydia Beech Art Boutique (0.2 miles), Papaya Con Leche (0.2 miles), and Beach & Pool Crawl (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Tamarindo Diria?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a swimup bar, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at Tamarindo Diria?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Tamarindo Diria?
Guests can enjoy a swimup bar, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Tamarindo Diria?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Tamarindo Diria?
Conveniently located restaurants include Breaking Bread, Antichi Sapori Sicilian Cuisine, and Waffle Monkey.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Tamarindo Diria?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Does Tamarindo Diria have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Tamarindo Diria offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Tamarindo Diria located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of Tamarindo.
Does Tamarindo Diria offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Tamarindo Diria?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.