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Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed May 26, 2012

If you are looking for a beautiful, quiet paradise, the Tambor Tropical is the place to stay. The native woods that were used in the rooms were a great touch. It was possible to watch the sunrise from the bed or completely close yourself off from the world. We didn't use the kitchen facilities, but what a surprise to see...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed May 6, 2012

My boyfriend and I have been to other parts of Costa Rica but wanted to try another part of the country. Tambor isn't a touristy location but a great relaxing escape! We could have done more activities but all we did was hang out at the pool, chill on our porch and drink mango daqueries. The only thing to know...

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1Thank Stephanie D
Portland, OR
Reviewed April 13, 2012

A more relaxing place I cannot imagine. It is scenic and tranquil, yet centrally located for day trips to beaches and wildlife areas. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly. The food is great and very reasonable. The cabins are simply beautiful. They're spacious and comfortable. What else do you need?

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1Thank MarkMPDX
Duxbury, Massachusetts
Reviewed March 26, 2012

If you want night life....this is not the spot. If you want a beautiful resort....lots of room, great pool (sometimes there were 4 people in it), good inexpensive food, peace and quiet....yet having many tours available close by.....horseback riding, snorkeling, kayaking in Curu or even zip lining.....this is the place for you. The beach was a little disappointing because of...

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2Thank Ronald B
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed January 24, 2012

This place was an oasis! The grounds are beautiful and it's 100 yards from the beach. The food and service was excellent. And the rooms are to die for. A little rustic in beautifully built and maintained solid wood structures. Ours has a great balcony overlooking the pool and beach. Beds were comfortable and it felt like we were in...

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1Thank cbpeck2000
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed December 26, 2011

Tambor Tropical was heaven on earth. The rooms are big, clean, comfortable and fully equipped with kitchens and living space. The restaurant was exellent and the staff incredible. It was peaceful, serene and authentic. Quiet, clean and beautiful. We highly recommend it.

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2Thank Margaret H
Port Alberni, Canada
Reviewed November 29, 2011

My husband and I travelled to Costa Rica with no plan and no reservation, we rented a car in San Jose and started driving , we ended up taking the Ferry to the Nicola Penninsula and started driving later that night we drove in the dark and ended up spotting a sign that said Tambor Tropical , as we drove...

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2Thank kaely b
Ottawa Canada
Reviewed October 30, 2011

I thought of this trip as one of the most exciting adventures I have ever had. My girlfriend and I went there for a week,and were so impressed,I had to write a review. When you land in Costa Rica,you then get on a small plane for a 20 min ride, then land at a private air strip.What a ride. Costa...

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2Thank RichandKim
Salem, Oregon, USA
Reviewed July 28, 2011

I just got back from 5 days at Tambor Tropical and I will never forget the great experience I had. You wake in the morning to a beautiful sunrise, enjoy poolside breakfast. Every day I was out and about, around Tambor, there is so much to do! If you’re into adventures the resort staff will point you in the right...

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed May 29, 2011

My husband and I took the ferry over from Jaco after staying a week in a timeshare & stayed at Tambor Tropical for just the weekend. Wonderful service while checking in--even met the Manager of the property. Since we didn't have a lot of time, we wanted to book activites as soon as we got there & they accommodated us...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tambor Tropical is an intimate boutique beach resort on Costa Rica's beautiful Nicoya Peninsula. Nestled on the on the bay, our resort offers guests a private and luxurious vacation in the less traveled Playa Tambor. Relax in the comfort of one of our 12 spacious beachfront suites, swim in our gorgeous mosaic-tiled pool, indulge in massage treatments, enjoy the cuisine of our full-service restaurant or explore the nearby jungle via many guided adventures. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

Address: | 100m East and 75m North from local public school, on beachfront, Tambor 60111, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Tambor
Price Range: $170 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tambor Tropical Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Tambor Tropical Beach Hotel Playa Tambor
Tambor Tropical Playa
Tambor Tropical Hotel Playa
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“Our room was room 7, just in front of the pool and a spectacular view of the ocean!”
southpaw8, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Second floor rooms have better view but are more expensive.”
847oresteg, Apr 7, 2017 | Read review
“Upper level rooms have a skylight; lower level rooms are a bit dark”
nancycU5637KK, Mar 5, 2017 | Read review
“Tip floor is best for views”
trishh781, Mar 4, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an upper floor room overlooking the pool.”
HMCS10, Feb 13, 2017 | Read review
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