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Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 February 2015

We've been staying at Tamarind, on and off over the past 19 years and it gets better and better. Adrian and his excellent team have created a warm and friendly atmosphere whilst delivering understated but high-quality service. Don't expect a palace but it's spotlessly clean,...More

2  Thank DB-CB15
Reviewed 10 February 2015

We had a ground floor room opening onto the pool area - very good The bathroom was a bit dated and in all was a 3 star hotel There were other rooms on the complex in quieter areas that may have better rooms Food V...More

2  Thank ken b
Reviewed 7 February 2015

I can't say enough how much we loved this hotel. Food was nice, staff were extremely attentive and helpful, the hotel was immaculately clean and I most definitely intend to return as soon as possible. Small touches such as the cold towels and fresh fruit...More

3  Thank Clanranald
Reviewed 5 February 2015

The Tamarind is three star decor and rooms but four star service. The beach is good (some of the West Coast hotels have very narrow beaches). The beach service (especially Chauntelle) and water sports (especially Pompidou) were good as were the breakfast staff. We were...More

2  Thank Kate45
Reviewed 5 February 2015

This was our first trip to Barbados (and hopefully not our last) for 10 nights. On arrival we were greeted with a welcome and rum punch (had many over the next 10 days) and our cases taken up to the room. The room was an...More

5  Thank Steve H
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$269 - US$1,242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$269 - US$1,242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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17 January 2018|
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Response from Bluejaydawn | Reviewed this property |
Have stayed here 4 times. Hotel dinner meals are quite dear, but it all depends on your lifestyle . £100 plus for 4 depending on drinks. Plenty of local restaurants with walking or short bus ride. Local busses are frequent... More
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75sw
10 January 2018|
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Response from Scarlett39 | Reviewed this property |
Hi We have only been to the Tamarind. The pool has a nice shallow end that descends. With supervision youngsters can paddle / swim in the shallows of the sea too. My youngest is 10 and he swims out to the pontoon. There... More
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KentAdmiral
22 October 2017|
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Response from Parish56 | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid this was happening every day when we went in August and seems to have slipped in as bad behaviour since our last stay there, and before, as it was never a problem. I complained and was told they have rules to... More
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"Ocean view, ground floor suited us."
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"We liked the first floor ocean view junior suites"
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"Definitely over the sea. I think higher is better but then again with children fun to be int he ground floor..."
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"Sea view rooms are good as are garden rooms"
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