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    Occidental Tamarindo

    Playa Langosta, Tamarindo 26519, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good30%
    • Average14%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    “costa rica” (288 reviews)
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    Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Traveling to Costa Rica, I was most enthused about seeing the world renowned natural environment. I left being reinvigorated by the people of Costa Rica as much as their part of the world. The Occidental was an excellent base from which to tour around Guanacaste....More

    1  Thank PrfDCT
    Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 5 days ago

    Dear PrfDCT: We are so happy after reading this fantastic review, certainly it encourages us to keep working very hard to provide you with the best holidays in Costa Rica. Thank you again, it means a lot for us our clients share their incredible experience...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    food was the same everyday no big var. at bar entertaiment very average,tour was ok biches not great yuo can not sweem in ocean,send is black and mix with lava,restorant was closed on satarday and sundayMore

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    1  Thank Victor D
    Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Victor D: Thank you very much for using part of your valued time to post this interesant and detailed comment about your vacations in Occidental Tamarindo. It`s, without a single doubt, the best way to keep improving everyday and thereby offer the best experience...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Occidental Tamarindo is an old hotel but it has a good location, ( close to town) very clean, great service (staff is very friendly) and good food ( fresh food and menu changes every day for dinner). We recommended if you are traveling with kids...More

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    Thank Gabriel Z
    Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Gabriel Z: I really appreciate this comment, it encourages us to keep working on this line to offer the best experience possible in Costa Rica. Please contact us for anything you need, we'll be awaiting for your next visit. Thank you very much for...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Don't Go! In the past I have taken the reviews on Trip Advisor as informative but have always thought myself a open easy going person who doesn't always think the things that bother other people will bother me. Until this time that is. We read...More

    2  Thank Hammerheadandbubbles
    Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Hammerhead_Bubbles: First of all, we would like to thank you for giving us your remarks about your recent stay at the Occidental Tamarindo. Please accept our sincerest apologizes if we did not meet your expectations. We are aware that we can improve our product....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    In the first instance the delivery of the rooms was late, first at 3pm then 3:30 pm and they were delivering almost at 4:30 pm, second the snack area had nothing available because they were in "inspection" which I think is a Mockery to the...More

    2  Thank Deyler F
    Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Deyler F: With great regret, we have read your review regarding your days with here, and I must apologize in behalf of all my crew for not being able to fullfil your expectations about the Hotel. We have analysed the comment to apply measures...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room Service
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
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    • $162 - $502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 198
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo >
    • Playa Langosta
    • Also Known As
    • Barcelo Langosta Beach Hotel Tamarindo ,
    • Barcelo Hotel Tamarindo ,
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    Response from Saskabeach | Reviewed this property |
    We were there in December. No mosquitoes that we saw !
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    June 18, 2017|
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    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.
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    "Rooms away from the pool are quieter when the dance music is playing."
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    "Rooms 4000 are kind of noisy. Rooms 2000 or 3000 could be a better location."
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    "For quieter rooms, request to be away from the Amphitheater and discoteca."
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    "Rooms in building 4 too loud if you want to go to sleep early. Small refrigerator provided in room along with..."
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