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Barcelo Tambor

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Last time I wrote a good review of this hotel on behalf of my parents. Now, I went with my girlfriend and we were terribly disappointed. As a My Barcelo Unique member,I have been to all Barcelo hotels here in Costa Rica and couldn't believe...More

1  Thank rojicha07
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed January 17, 2018

My Girlfriend and I spent 4 days and 3 night at Barcelo Tambor. I have been there Many times but her first time. Every thing was great. Food, Drink, Golf Course next Door really run by Resort was fine, Lots of wildlife on course Deer,...More

7  Thank Robert Z
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded January 18, 2018

Dear Robert Z: Thank you very much for leaving these wonderful comments on Tripadvisor, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay among us. Your enthusiasm for our staff is very much appreciated and will be a great source of motivation, we will certainly not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After researching several all-inclusive properties in Costa Rica, I am so pleased that I chose the Barcelo - Tambor for our family vacation. The property is adjacent to Playa Tambor which is one of the most scenic beaches in Costa Rica. You will encounter all...More

1  Thank Ciel-de-la-vigne
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 2 days ago

Dear Ciel-de-la-vigne: We are thrilled that you have enjoyed your stay. The entire team works very hard to ensure that we deliver a high standard of service and a warm, memorable experience. Our staff welcomes each guest with the Barceló spirit and strives to assist...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’m little bite sad aboutmy visit at Barcelo Tambor. A rude welcome from Heberth. Never explain how restaurant working for speciality orbuffet opening hour. He wants my credit card :( we had good welcome at the snack restaurant and the lobby bar. The room wast...More

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Thank Andreanne4447
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 2 days ago

Dear Andreanne4447; Thank you for the time you took out of your day to share your comments regarding your recent stay in our Barceló Tambor hotel. We have taken good note of your comments and are truly sorry you did not feel attended enough, the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, what can I say? When we arrived, nobody helped us getting our luggage. We were assigned a room which according to what we booked had ocean view. But the view wasn't the best. The The food? What can I say? what is variety? We...More

Thank David C
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 2 days ago

Dear David; Although we sincerely regret reading that your stay at our Barceló Tambor fell short of your expectations, we are grateful for the time you spent to share this feedback of your overall holiday experience among us as we certainly believe that there is...More

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Business Center with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$118 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$118 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Christine W
April 12, 2018|
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Response from Robert Z | Reviewed this property |
I think You can, Now drive is 1.5 Hours from San Jose Airport and 1.5 hours plus on Car Ferry, How I normally go. But small airport that handles like 6 person flights flies into airport right next to Resort. Not sure of... More
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Jessica M
January 30, 2018|
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Response from Robert Z | Reviewed this property |
both are a ways to go. More than likely easier fly and get there SJO. Time no matter what.
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"Recommend pay extra for an ocean view room."
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"The rooms in section 600 are in the rear of the property with beach views and access, a very short walk to..."
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"Close to Pool and Restaurants"
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"Taxi from Tambor airport is just around $3"
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