We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
07/05/2017 07/06/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Occidental Tamarindo

    Playa Langosta, Tamarindo 26519, Costa Rica
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    07/05/2017 07/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          $297
          $244
          Great Deal
          $276
          $276
          Traveler (1584)
          Pool & Beach (432)
          Room & Suite (355)
          JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa
          2,415 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Avellanas
           
          Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa
          2,023 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Playa Flamingo
           
          The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal
          4,001 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Playa Conchal
           
          Hotel Riu Guanacaste
          6,174 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Matapalo
           
          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good30%
          • Average14%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible4%
          Travelers talk about
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness center
          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
          Wheelchair access
          Business Center
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Occidental Tamarindo
          Hotel deals
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa
          2,415 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Avellanas
           
          Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa
          2,023 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Playa Flamingo
           
          The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal
          4,001 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Playa Conchal
           
          Hotel Riu Guanacaste
          6,174 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Matapalo
           
          Rooms
          Jul 5Jul 6
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from $243.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Playa Langosta hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "83438ba95322457e8e5bb6b681001399", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":296478,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"83438ba95322457e8e5bb6b681001399","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":297,"lowestMetaPrice":243,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":297,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":297,"lowestMetaPrice":243,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":297,"hotelName":"Occidental Tamarindo","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjgzNDM4YmE5NTMyMjQ1N2U4ZTViYjZiNjgxMDAxMzk5IiwiQUlLIjoiNDk3YTk1OTRkNmI3NGRlMjgxNjZhOTVmYWQ3N2YxZDgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/05/2017", "checkOut": "07/06/2017", "lowestPrice": "$243", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"78878007":"OrbitzEWS","109289334":"HotelsCom2IB","32621479":"Expedia","65689955":"Hotwire","79430438":"CheapTicketsEWS","53930541":"TravelocityEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (2,293)
          Traveler rating
          Traveler type
          Time of year
          Language
          • More languages

          1 - 5 of 2,293 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We had a group of 12 that went end of May. Transport and check in were flawless. We checked in on a Saturday, so the reviews that say that this is a "staycation" for locals is very much true. Very crowded during the weekend, however,...More

          1  Thank Osterland
          Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded yesterday

          Dear Osterland: It was great reading your review! I appreciate your time writing it, it make us feel so proud. Let me apologize for the all inconveniences, I would like to have the opportunity to welcome you again and provide you with the best holidays...More

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Very clean and beautiful hotel. Service was hospitable, attentive, responsive and helpful. We needed help to reserve a shuttle and the front desk was very helpful. We asked for bottled water daily and the food servers did not hesitate to bring us water. The food...More

          Review collected in partnership with Barcelo Hotels & Resorts
          Thank 670maritza
          Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 2 days ago

          Dear 670maritza: Thank you so much for these lovely words. Certainly I will forward them to all my team, who will be excited to hear this comment. We work really hard in order to provide the best relaxing and wonderful days to our guest, and...More

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Our family had the Best experience with the resort. We were there for a total of 7 nights and 8 days. We enjoyed the food and the hospitality. We would definitely return in the future. Everyone from the property was kind and always had a...More

          Review collected in partnership with Barcelo Hotels & Resorts
          Thank Janice E
          Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 3 days ago

          Dear Janice E: Nice to read this review, we certainly keep working on this "Oasis" so we can offer an extreme 5 star experience in Costa Rica. We are sure this year we'll be the yaer we will known as one of the best All...More

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Overall we had a great time at this hotel. It was worth the money. The only problem was that their Wi-Fi never worked :( so we ended up using our own data. Other than that, the food and entertainment were great.More

          Review collected in partnership with Barcelo Hotels & Resorts
          Thank leez779
          Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 3 days ago

          Dear leez779: It was great reading your review! I appreciate your time writing it, it make us feel so proud. From all the crew of Occidental Tamarindo, it was great to welcome you and we to that you for all the good moments shared. Do...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          A 2 day getaway. Awesome beach but lots of big rocks in front of the resort. Surfers nearby where a river enters the ocean. Pool is nice. Employees friendly. All-inclusive - i was there midweek so the sit down restaurant was not available so buffet...More

          Thank dr917
          Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 1 week ago

          Dear dr917: It was great reading your review! I appreciate your time writing it, it make us feel so proud. From all the crew of Occidental Tamarindo, it was great to welcome you and we to that you for all the good moments shared. Do...More

          JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa
          2,415 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Avellanas
           
          Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa
          2,023 reviews
          #1 of 7 hotels in Playa Flamingo
           
          The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal
          4,001 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Playa Conchal
           
          Hotel Riu Guanacaste
          6,174 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Playa Matapalo
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • $179 - $492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 198
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Barcelo, Travelocity, BookIt.com, Hotwire, Priceline, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Cheap Tickets, Hotel.de, HotelsforEveryone, HotelQuickly and getaroom.com so you can book your Occidental Tamarindo reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Guanacaste >
          • Tamarindo >
          • Playa Langosta
          • Also Known As
          • Barcelo Langosta Beach Hotel Tamarindo ,
          • Barcelo Hotel Tamarindo ,
          • Barcelo Hotel Langosta Beach ,
          • Hotel Barcelo Playa Langosta ,
          • Barcelo Playa Langosta
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveler (1584)
          Pool & Beach (432)
          Room & Suite (355)
          Dining (103)
          Hotel & Grounds (1000)
          Bathroom (32)
          Family and Play Areas (24)
          Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
          Nearby
          Sponsored by:
          El Mono Loco
          106 reviews
          .69 miles away
           
          Ocho Artisan Bungalows
          124 reviews
          .80 miles away
           
          Cala Luna Luxury Boutique Hotel & Villas
          1,068 reviews
          .38 miles away
           
          Hotel Capitan Suizo
          1,208 reviews
          .50 miles away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          El Sapo Ristopizza Cocktail Bar
          281 reviews
          .02 miles away
          walters fish and cheeses
          83 reviews
          .31 miles away
          Matty's DeliCafe
          111 reviews
          .01 miles away
          La Bodega
          538 reviews
          .96 miles away
          Nearby Attractions
          Kingpin Sportfishing
          128 reviews
          .99 miles away
          Tamarindo Farmers Market
          83 reviews
          .90 miles away
          Action Tours
          260 reviews
          .96 miles away
          SER Om Shanti Yoga Studio
          196 reviews
          1.00 miles away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Julio_Michelle
          Does the resort have surf boards for rent?
          June 18, 2017|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from drm1909 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, the hotel (or a private entrepreneur) has surf-boards for rent at the entrance to the beach adjacent to the hotel´s pool deck.
          0
          Votes
          Svetlana L
          How long is a drive from Juan Santamaría International Airport to the hotel? And how much is the taxi/cab? Thank you!
          May 2, 2017|
          Answer Show all 7 answers
          Response from trishistravelling | Reviewed this property |
          Apologies for not returning your query sooner - we went with Luis A Torres Quiros who can - telephone contact is 506-8898-4260. Luis speaks excellent English, very lovely man - believe it cost us $80 American, but only... More
          1
          Vote
          itsalyagain
          Would anyone recommend renting a car during our stay? I would like to explore outside the resort, thoughts? Also, if we rent a car, can we park it at the hotel while we stay? Thank you in advance!
          March 23, 2017|
          Answer Show all 5 answers
          Response from pufferfishOttawa | Reviewed this property |
          We had a entail car and parked it at the hotel. We drove all over Costa Rica (from the Liberia airport to Arenal, Arenal to Monteverde, Monteverde Manuel Antonio and Manuel Antonio to Tambor.) Tamarindo was our last stop and... More
          1
          Vote
          Room Tips
          "Rooms in building 4 too loud if you want to go to sleep early. Small refrigerator provided in room along with..."
          Read review
          "Choose high floor rooms facing the ocean."
          Read review
          "Quieter rooms are near the pool side"
          Read review
          "room 4406-awesome view. 2 levels, balconies on both floors."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing