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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 30 September 2014

What an awesome experience from beginning to end. The staff excels in Customer Service ,from Anthony at the front door to the concierge, Christianna, the Managers, Andrea, Akeshia and Annette, our wait staff, room attendants all made our trip a slice of heaven! The hotel has some of the most breathtaking views of the island and you can't beat the...

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2Thank Sharon W
Prescott, Arizona
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Our 14th trip to Barbados, always on the Platinum coast and as we have come to expect...money well spent. Our first return to Tamarind since their management change some years ago. The facilities, Front of house & Back of house staff were extremely polite, efficient and attentive to detail at all times. Dining and entertainment left nothing to want. On...

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4Thank Doug D
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2014

we stayed at The Tamarind in May 2014 and absolutely loved our 10 nights there. The staff are mostly friendly and courteous and eager to please in an understaded and much appreciated way; they are not gushing but genuine. The ambience is laid back and relaxing; perfect for unwinding after a hectic stay in New York or a busy work...

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Having visited the Tamarind for 20 years with my family me and my wife brought our 1 year old daughter for her first visit to Barbados. I can say without hesitation this was the best experience we have had at the Tamarind and I really couldn't fault anything - which trust me I normally can. The levels of customer service...

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2Thank AlexWadey
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2014

If you are looking for a hotel with a beautiful setting and where you receive five star treatment from the start to finish of your holiday then the Tamarind is the hotel for you. From the moment you arrive and welcomed with a famous Tamarind Rum Punch you are made to feel part of this very special "family". We are...

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2Thank Eleanor G
Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2014

I have been visiting Barbados for over 50 years but had never stayed at the Tamarind; I only wish that I had tried it before! It was a quite exceptional experience. The staff could not be faulted, courteous, friendly and genuinely interested in ensuring that you were have a great time and that you wanted for nothing! Please thank them...

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2Thank Mike S
Reviewed 17 September 2014

My boyfriend and I had an amazing time at Tamarind. Our room was overlooking the ocean which made for a breath taking view to wake up to every morning. The beach was just steps away from our room and was extremely well-kept, clean and relaxing. The staff was also very accommodating and kind! Special shout-outs to Crystal and Patrick who...

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1Thank Nadia T
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2014

This has to be one of the most beautiful settings in the world. The white sandy beach was yards from our beautiful room. The staff are excellent, we had five star service and our stay was made all the more special by the great personalities of Yvette and Alvin. What hotel serves you a Rum Punch while you are checking...

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Faro, Portugal
Reviewed 16 September 2014

It's the small attention to detail that sets this hotel above the rest. Nothing was overlooked and they always went the extra mile to please their guests. They even set up a special breakfast table in the bar so I could watch an early morning match. I really didn't expect that. Unlike so many corporate hotels the staff appear GENUINELY...

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1Thank Houndog200
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Just returned from the Tamarind and we had the most fabulous stay and welcome we have ever experienced. Staff very friendly, welcoming and always pleasant. We ate mainly at the hotel which was superb whether at the Poolside Bar or Restaurant. Thoroughly enjoyed the amazing amount of water sports on offer and the cocktail happy hours ! Looking forward to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tamarind rests on a 750-foot crescent of premium West Coast white sand beach and is as family-friendly as it is an exclusive adult hideaway. Tamarind features contemporary guestrooms, an intimate spa and relaxation space and two restaurants. Contemporary sun loungers, day beds and decks, transform outdoor spaces into outdoor 'living rooms' providing flexible spaces for dining, drinking, relaxing and events. Complimentary features include: motorized and non-motorized watersports, daily buffet breakfast, WiFi in rooms and throughout property, fitness center and classes and water taxi to other Elegant Hotels' west coast properties. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

Address: PO Box 429, Paynes Bay, Barbados
Region: Caribbean > Barbados > Saint James Parish > Paynes Bay
Price Range: RM1,156 - RM3,770 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tamarind by Elegant Hotels 4*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Tamarind By Elegant Hotel Paynes Bay
Tamarind Cove Saint James
Tamarind Cove Barbados
Hotel Tamarind Cove
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“Ocean-view or ocean-front rooms are a must. The west coast sunsets are just breathtaking.”
 of 5 bubbles Serbarolif, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As ever, standing on a balcony watching the sun set over the water, is very pleasant - as long as it doesn't cost too much extra!”
 of 5 bubbles Dynevorman, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pool or sea view essential”
 of 5 bubbles Parrottuk, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Front line beach view”
 of 5 bubbles imsellers, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 204 which was located on the second floor, and smack dab in the center of all the action, which was both its Pro and Con.”
  • View from room 204. Views of pool, ocean, and all the action.
 of 5 bubbles Suze-Toronto, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
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