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    Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

    | 100m East and 75m North from local public school, on beachfront, Tambor 60111, Costa Rica
    011 506 2683 0011
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    Traveler (128)
    Room & Suite (95)
    Pool & Beach (68)
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “juan carlos” (14 reviews)
    “scarlet macaws” (10 reviews)
    “shrimp tacos” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 120 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I decided to get married at Hotel Tambor Tropical in Puntarenas, Guanacaste. This was definitely the best choice we could ever take. Everything was more than perfect, and the staff from the hotel made it an even better experience. The place is...More

    Thank marcearayau
    Response from CruiserII, Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your kind review. All of our staff felt honored to be part of such important day. We wish you both the best in years to come and hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed July 21, 2017

    Where to begin? The grounds, the service, the room, the food or the view? Tambor Tropical is absolutely beautiful. My wife and I ended up here as a result of booking another place that was a dump. Fortunately we were able to make lemonade out...More

    1  Thank ptooze
    Response from CruiserII, Director General at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded July 26, 2017

    We didn't like you leaving either!! But you can always come back!!! Thank you very much for your thoughtful review, you have described our place better than I could! We look forward to a return visit. Gracias!

    Reviewed July 18, 2017

    We just got back from 6 nights at Tambor Tropical and had a fantastic experience. It is a beautifully landscaped property. One of our favorite things about the property was the fact that is it home to wild Scarlet Macaws. They are amazing, beautiful birds...More

    Thank tycur1
    Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded July 20, 2017

    Hola! Thanks for your recent stay and your kind review. Tambor is indeed a great birding destination and we are glad you were able to experience it with us. We look forward to a return visit!! Pura Vida!!

    Reviewed May 4, 2017

    We were only at Tambor Tropical for one night...wish we could've stayed longer! The wood bungalows are so inviting and the interior is perfect! We loved having the pool just outside our door (room 7) and spent most of our time at the pool, or...More

    Thank southpaw8
    Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded May 8, 2017

    Thanks for your review! Hope that next time you do stay longer. Thanks for your kind comments to our staff also. We will take your observations in consideration. Best regards!

    Reviewed April 7, 2017

    Spacey beautifully furnished and ample rooms, all wood with a kitchenette/bar, quality kitchen equipment, ample bathroom Nice gardens, lots of birds and squirrels. Monkeys in the nearby woods with birding trails. Excellent service and restaurant. Included breakfast is not american style nor buffet, but plenty...More

    1  Thank Oreste G
    Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded April 10, 2017

    Thank you so much for your review, it's wonderful to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to a return visit in the near future. Pura Vida!!!

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Tambor
    • Also Known As
    • Tambor Tropical Beach Hotel Playa Tambor ,
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    Carmen O
    September 25, 2017|
    Response from CruiserII | Property representative |
    Hola. Thanks for choosing us. We do provide free transfer from Tambor local runway to our hotel . We just need to know the domestic airline and arrival time. We do have Pura Vida Expeditions tour operator right next to... More
    Trish H
    September 9, 2016|
    Response from TamborTropical | Property representative |
    Hi! We have two domestic airlines that will get you to Tambor called Sansa Air and Nature Air. They are not direct flights however. That being said, if you need help booking travel for your stay, please do not hesitate to... More
    Julie G
    August 2, 2015|
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    Response from CruiserII | Property representative |
    Thanks for contacting us. I suggest that you fly into San José Santamaría Int.l Airport, and then take one of the domestic airlines flights to Tambor (25 min. flight). These airlines are SANSA and NATURE AIR. You can... More
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    "Our room was room 7, just in front of the pool and a spectacular view of the ocean!"
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    "Second floor rooms have better view but are more expensive."
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    "Upper level rooms have a skylight; lower level rooms are a bit dark"
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    "Tip floor is best for views"
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