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Barcelo Tambor

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  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Up to 45% summer discount
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This all inclusive hotel is amazing for friends, family, couples and even business trips. The friendly environment created by the cordial staff made my stay even more pleasant. I’d like to acknowledge Smerlyn Mendez, for his generous and attentive service, Gustavo Fernandez for his enthusiasm,...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

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

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Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded April 19, 2018

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 3 days ago

I’m always happy going to this hotel that’s all inclusive. This hotel is a very good place to go relax with family, friends or alone. Everyone is very kind and the customer service is great. There are shows each night that both children and adults...More

Thank Carolina V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Im not the kind of person who gives a bad review generally. You have to be really bad to get a bad review from me. Barceló Tambor earned it. First the good. Lots of cool wildlife on the grounds, awesome beach, and a super professional...More

1  Thank Rob S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Edwin Fernańdez was AMAZING at the Japanese restaurant!! His service was the best since we have been here. We had a bad experience with a different staff memeber from being extremely rude. However, he made it all better and is the only reason that I...More

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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
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$146 - $355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$146 - $355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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April 21, 2018|
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Response from Kevin P | Reviewed this property |
Like weather anywhere, it varies from day to day, but in CR the weather is very consistent. June is rainy season, but the rain is warm, don't let it stop you from doing things. Usually a little rain every day but you will... More
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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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"Best rooms are the beach view or pool view, they’re right next to everything"
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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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