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    Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

    PO Box 429, Paynes Bay, Barbados
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 475*
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          USD 475*
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          Overview
          • Excellent66%
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          2 days ago
          “A home from home”
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          “Wonderful holiday”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Kids Club
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 11 September 2014

          A warm welcome on arrival and friendly helpful staff (Neil, Crystal and Antonia). We have stayed here many times now. There are lots of different rooms available giving a variation of experiences. If you take young children the girls at Tamarind club are outstanding. The...More

          2  Thank Jelouse
          Reviewed 9 September 2014

          The staff is very friendly and pleasant. We enjoyed speaking with all the staff members but especially Patrick, Crystal and Tiffany. Although we ate at nearby restaurants the food here was very good too. Anything we wanted , the staff accommodated.

          1  Thank PittCJO
          Reviewed 8 September 2014

          We had an incredible time at Tamarind. The staff was friendly, helpful, and genuinely interested in your experience in Barbados. We barely left the resort. Specifically, I would like to thank Chrystal and Patrick. Chrystal had excellent advice on local dining spots, and was a...More

          2  Thank Steven T
          Reviewed 7 September 2014

          Excellent resort. Accommodation very clean. Lovely pools, really only two where used. If you didn't have children you might have found it a bit noisy at times. But there is a lively beach to relax by. Patrick at the pool was very helpful, always smiling...More

          2  Thank Outnumbered_ohYeah
          Reviewed 3 September 2014

          we stayed at the Tamarind from 4th to 18th Aug and had a wonderful holiday. This is the first time that we have not gone all inclusive to Barbados and it was a pleasant change. The welcome we got was first class, cold towels and...More

          1  Thank MrsJockey
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 257 - USD 852 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 104
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          • Location
          • Caribbean >
          • Barbados >
          • Saint James Parish >
          • Paynes Bay
          • Also Known As
          • Tamarind By Elegant Hotel Paynes Bay ,
          • Tamarind Cove Saint James ,
          • Tamarind Cove Barbados ,
          • Hotel Tamarind Cove ,
          • Tamarind By Elegant Hotels Barbados/Paynes Bay
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          webster000
          We have stayed a couple of times at the Waves was lovely but thought to have a change and try the Tamarind we did take the water bus to have a look its not as modern as the Waves and they were having some improvement done to the dining area. We are a little worried about a recent very negative feedback but others seem fine and we were told that if we were unhappy that if possible the Waves would try and fit us back in. Question is are there any visitors who have been both to the Waves and the Tamarind? just trying to put our minds at rest as we love Barbados.
          3 June 2017|
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          Response from Francis S | Reviewed this property |
          We have spent the last 6 of our winter breaks at Tamarind, and are making a reservation for our seventh for next March. The Tamarind is a really excellent resort - beautiful beach and pools, excellent food and wonderful... More
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          JoJo199099
          Hey we are staying here in October, our honeymoon combined with our friends getting married in Barbados. We will have lots of friends staying locally. Can we upgrade to allinclusive when there? Or do we need to do it before? We are bringing our 4 year old son. Has anyways experience with the children's club? How much is recommended for spending money if not allinclusive ? Just bed and breakfast. 10days Thanks
          22 April 2017|
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          Response from EssieCG | Reviewed this property |
          Probably too late to answer but all inclusive probably best with children. We stayed 10 days and eating out can be expensive. Also, booking restaurants in the evening during half term dates can also cause some problems... More
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          95Meg3
          We usually stay at The Fairmont but have decided on a change. The sun bed situation concerns me I am not willing to get up @06:30 hrs for a sun bed can you assure me if we stay at your hotel this will not be a problem
          15 April 2017|
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          Response from EssieCG | Reviewed this property |
          Absolutely not - it was a nightmare at Tamarind especially during school break as the children block the beds as well and their seems moo restriction. At the Tamarind the children took over both large pools leaving a very... More
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          "Room 235. Large room and both pool and sea view"
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          "High floor, ocean view"
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          "Suggest ocean front rooms. Large and quiet. Front row views of sunsets."
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          "Stayed in Rm 218 with a great view, a large balcony and away from the pools and any nightly music."
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