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Saint John, Canada
Reviewed 11 March 2015

My husband and I have recently returned from a holiday at Tambor Tropical Beach Resort. We had talked about visiting Costa Rica to see some new and exciting birds for many years. This is the place to go! WOW. I near had palpitations when the first day we seen almost 100. This of course was due to the guidance of...

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Toronto
Reviewed 5 March 2015

Just returned from 10 days at Tambor Tropical! A beauty of a resort with fanastic food and beautiful people! Juan Carlos was very helpful and accommodating and made our stay the best vacation ever! He is the kind of guy who is doing all he can to continually improve the community - and it shows ! Nick the "birdman" took...

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Thank Lori L
Canada
Reviewed 23 February 2015

We were at the Tambor Tropical for a birding trip and thoroughly enjoyed our stay! Good food, great staff, and an overwhelming array of bird species. We would definitely stay with Tambor Tropical again!

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 10 February 2015

This was my second visit to Tambor Tropical. Lucky me! Bruce from Seascape Kayak Tours introduced me to this gem of a resort. Tambor Tropical is a very unique lodging experience. Garden of Eden like beauty. Close and linked to the local community. It is a very accommodating resort where you feel a sense of connection to the area around...

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Saint John, Canada
Reviewed 10 February 2015

With only 12 rooms available this place has an exclusivity to it and a staff that get to know you on day one. They take great care of you.The rooms are in well appointed chalets with one up, one down. The rooms are huge by any standards and feature a bar and cooking facilities including a mini fridge. This hotel...

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1Thank Raymondocanuck
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Tambor Tropical does not accept children unless you reserve the entire resort, which I did between Christmas and New Year's. We had 28 family members of all ages from one to seventy, and it is hard to imagine a more perfect place for an active family to relax and enjoy each other. Each building is a bungalow beautifully crafted out...

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1Thank gailedie
amersfoort
Reviewed 30 December 2014

In November we stayed three nights in Tambor Tropical Resort. This was our fifth visit to Costa Rica. Allthough we have been in very luxurious resorts, we have never stayed in such beautiful bungalows. Juan Carlos is a very dedicated manager who gives personal attention to the guests.The food is of a high quality. You are the whole day surrounded...

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Reviewed 10 December 2014

My wife and I stayed at Tambor Tropical for 7 nights in late November/Early December 2014 and could not have been happier. We've been fortunate to travel quite a bit over the past few years and this trip was by far the most enjoyable trip we've had. We were looking for a small resort to get away and relax while...

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4Thank Mike A
Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 19 August 2014

My wife & I just returned from our stay at Tambor Tropical. After several very stressful years of schooling & work, we desperately needed a time of quiet and refreshing in a beautiful place. We had found Tambor Tropical on-line a number of years ago, and has always dreamed of going there because it looked so pretty. Honestly, we had...

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3Thank Martin_and_Debi_W
Brandywine, Maryland
Reviewed 1 July 2014

The resort was great. The room was adequate, and the landscaping was beautiful. I would recommend this resort to anyone looking to having the option of just relaxing, or having access to numerous fun activities, such as fishing, ATV riding, zip lining, water skiing, and scuba diving.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tambor Tropical is an intimate boutique beach resort on Costa Rica's beautiful Nicoya Peninsula. Nestled on the on the bay, our resort offers guests a private and luxurious vacation in the less traveled Playa Tambor. Relax in the comfort of one of our 12 spacious beachfront suites, swim in our gorgeous mosaic-tiled pool, indulge in massage treatments, enjoy the cuisine of our full-service restaurant or explore the nearby jungle via many guided adventures. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

Address: | 100m East and 75m North from local public school, on beachfront, Tambor 60111, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Tambor
Price Range: $223 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tambor Tropical Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Tambor Tropical Beach Hotel Playa Tambor
Tambor Tropical Playa
Tambor Tropical Hotel Playa
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“Ask for an upper floor room overlooking the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles HMCS10, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Second floor rooms have great views, but people with mobility issues will want a ground floor room.”
  • We arrived to a unicorn and some blossoms and towel animals.
  • We arrived to a unicorn and some blossoms and towel animals.
  • We arrived to a unicorn and some blossoms and towel animals.
 of 5 bubbles RuRuRoams, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for second story room.”
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“Stay at least 2 days or more. Very magical place”
 of 5 bubbles , 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Second Floor incredible view”
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