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Occidental Tamarindo

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Playa Langosta, Tamarindo 26519 Costa Rica See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Average stay. Front desk staff was good, bartender at the lobby bar could care less. Wasn’t friendly. All inclusive is limited. Don’t expect premium drinks to be included however, I was fine with what was available. Rooms need serious improvement along with the food. All...More

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Thank J B
Response from Martin_Guerrero, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest Good Morning J B! You can be sure that your comments will be taken into consideration and that they will help us improve our services. Once again, thank you for your time and despite the problems that have arisen during your stay, we...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Just arrived home from a two week stay with the family and kids. This is a fantastic hotel. The food is really good with lots of variety to suit any taste with different themes each night such as Mexican, Italian, Chinese etc. In addition there...More

6  Thank Richard P
Response from Martin_Guerrero, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 16 August 2018

Dear Richard; Thank you very much for sharing this great review of your recent stay at Occdental Tamarindo. We are thrilled that you have enjoyed your stay and certainly agree that our dedicated staff plays a key role to our guests' overall experience. The entire...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic all inclusive! Grounds are kept up very well. Excellent staff. We would have rated the food 4 out of 5. Excellent fresh fruit with every meal. Just the main courses could have been better. But overall the food was good. The stay was excellent...More

1  Thank scottjenniferH
Response from Martin_Guerrero, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for making us your choice hotel and for your constructive critics, we certaily look forward to serving you again and to have the opportunity to exceed you expectations in a not too distant future. Kind regards, Martin Guerrero Director General Occidental...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dirty, disorganized, unfriendly, not helpful...did I mention dirty? Visited for anniversary but felt I was at summer camp. Everything in our room was broken. Shower, phone, toilet, dirty bedding. Never again.More

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Response from Martin_Guerrero, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, We sincerely lament reading that your stay was not as pleasant as it should have been and we would be very pleased to welcome you again in the future ensuring you in advance of our utmost commitment to make your next Barceló holiday...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, it is an all inclusive! Service was very good, location is nice, food was okay, liquor is not good quality. Spa and Gym are very good. Rooms are standard but good. They make sure everything works properly, I mean from shower, to toilette, a/c,...More

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Response from Martin_Guerrero, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for making us your choice hotel and for your constructive critics, we certaily look forward to serving you again and to have the opportunity to exceed you expectations in a not too distant future. Kind regards, Martin Guerrero General Manager Occidental...More

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5 stars All Inclusive, with private access to Langosta beach, within the Las Baulas National Park. Boutique Hotel of 198 rooms with exclusive Premium Service. Less
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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USD 174 - USD 629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Hotel Barcelo Langosta Beach
Also Known As
Barcelo Langosta Beach Hotel Tamarindo
Barcelo Hotel Tamarindo
Barcelo Hotel Langosta Beach
Hotel Barcelo Playa Langosta
Barcelo Playa Langosta
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo > Playa Langosta
Traveller (2,023)
Pool & Beach (519)
Room & Suite (450)
Dining (120)
Amenities (48)
Family and Play Areas (31)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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21 October 2018|
Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know anything about First Club. We were never told about it. I know you can pay extra per day for the premium liquor.
Alyssa V
4 October 2018|
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Response from Pavel N | Reviewed this property |
Buffet offers 2 (two) types of wines, red and white, as well as beers upon your request. It's free of charge. Don't forget to thank waiters. The kitchen and service stuffs are very busy and hard working.
22 March 2018|
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Response from Gina R | Reviewed this property |
I booked the Occidental with my time share and then booked my own flight, just made a mistake booking the flight flying into San Jose which is about a 5 hour drive from the resort, fly into the other airport for Costa Rica... More
Room Tips
"Get another hotel"
30 Aug. 2018
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"Our room faced the mangrove forest, we saw monkeys each morning swinging on the trees!"
17 Aug. 2018
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"Higher rooms on the beach side are best. You may even see monkeys in the trees on this side."
14 Aug. 2018
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"Choose second floor. Some guests reported having extra company - crabs and lizards - in their first floor..."
31 May 2018
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