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Barcelo Tambor

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a week in Feb 2018. Was blatantly average. Staff was strong and do what they can - they are helpful and grounds are immaculate - but the food is OK at best (hard to feed so many people, but just not very good overall),...More

Thank TorontoCanuck55
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customer: In Barceló we strongly believe that there is always room for improvement and your comments will assist our team in their continuous efforts aimed at meeting our guests' expectations, therefore we greatly appreciate the time you took out of your day to share...More

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

3  Thank Robert Z
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue Manager at Barcelo TamborResponded 5 weeks ago

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 1 week ago via mobile

This was a good resort good food, loved the salsa and nachos. Large beach for long walks the room we got had a great jungle view staff was very nice and the vibe of the resort was calming lots of wildlife and amazing views Cons:...More

Thank brandonpanazzola
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 1 week ago

Dear Brandonpanazzola: Thank you very much for the time you spent to share your personal impressions of your stay at our Barceló Tambor.We always welcome feedback, as it allows us to continually improve the experience we create for our guests. We appreciate the time you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place and above average service Very expensive internet Beach and pool great Food average and great healthy options I recommend for family and friends Room as expected for price paid with old towelsMore

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1  Thank Roberto P
Response from Jonathan M, Revenue at Barcelo TamborResponded 1 week ago

Dear Roberto; Thank you for your insights following your recent visit. We always look for ways to improve and your comments are crucial to our future success. Moreover we are glad you enjoyed the beauty of our pool area as well as the beach. The...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where to start……..???????? - Reception is supposed to be the most important part for a hotel as it is the first contact with the client. Well when you are waiting 20/25 min to do the check in it's not a good start. The line for...More

1  Thank Thomas F
Response from Jonathan M, other at Barcelo TamborResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Thomas F; We are really sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the experience in our hotel to the fullest as we strive to make each stay with us an unforgettable one. Discussions involving the respective team members and management have taken place...More

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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
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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
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Air Conditioning
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Outdoor pool
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$143 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$143 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jessica M
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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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Joanne D
January 14, 2018|
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I can't say 100% that all rooms have safes, but ours did.
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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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"Ask near the pool and high floor"
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"Get an ocean room in the 200 or 300 building the 400 building opens to the kids playground."
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