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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Tamarind is on an excellent beach location., it provides a free water taxi to 3 of its sister hotels, which we found to be a good service and very good time keeping. We had an ocean front room 131 and we loved the location to the beach and one of the lovely swimming pools, the security staff where present...

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear csouttar, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of Tamarind by Elegant Hotels. It's great to know that you had a wonderful stay with us and enjoyed the attentiveness & friendliness of our staff, as well as our well-appointed rooms and excellent beachfront location. We are proud to offer our guests a host of complimentary amenities...

Stevenage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel and location were great . There were 3 pools , all different and all of them more or less on the beach . The staff at the hotel were so friendly this includes the very happy lady that cooked the eggs for breakfast , nothing was too much trouble. Water sports were free and readily available . the...

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Castletown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to treat myself to some winter sun, great last minute choice. The hotel is a real gem, great helpful staff and the food and wine excellent. May stay another week and chill by the pool with a chilled wine whist topping up my tan Captain Medley

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Captain M M, A warm thank you for sharing this brief but glowing review of Tamarind by Elegant Hotels. At Tamarind we strive to provide our guests with an exceptional holiday experience and from your lovely comments it seems as though we hit the mark. We look forward to hosting you again for what is sure to be another...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the staff are so friendly and willing to please. Nothing too much trouble. Great people. Great beach sport guys too. Room very clean but in real need of updating. I hate having to join the throng of early to the beach otherwise no bed - but what else can one do? Great photos of all beds taken with books...

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EHGSocialMedia, Social Media/Guest Relations at Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, responded to this review

Dear Judy F, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on your holiday experience at Tamarind Hotel. We're delighted to know that you found our staff to be very friendly and appreciated the cleanliness of our rooms. We sincerely apologize for any inconveniences you experienced during your stay with us. Your feedback is invaluable as it helps...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start - staff are lovely and very friendly but I have litttle else good to say about our stay here. Sunbeds are all booked whilst everyone goes for breakfast!!! Very few bodies, if any on the beds at 9 a.m. But no beds available!!!! Our restaurant bookings were messed up. Agent for Trailfinders (St. James') did not...

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Dear EssieCG, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of Tamarind by Elegant Hotels. We are disappointed to read that you did not thoroughly enjoy your stay with us as we strive to provide a memorable and enjoyable experience to all of our guests. We apologize for any inconveniences you experienced during your stay with us. At...

Lewes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tamarind is clearly a popular hotel. During a ten day stay we were constantly meeting people who had been before – some many times. One can see why; it’s very comfortable, the food is generally excellent though service can be on the slow side, and the staff mostly efficient, helpful and above all charming: perfectly able to be polite and...

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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first experience of The Elegant Hotel group but will not be our last. The Tamarind has everything you could want. The staff are very friendly and helpful, the food and its presentation is superb, the rooms are spacious and well equipped. We wanted for nothing , very very good.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely location and generally a very good hotel. Could be better with a few amends. We stayed 5/2 to 19/2. We booked an ocean view junior suite and whilst we were initially put on the third floor, with a young baby who needs a buggy, we were offered an alternative as soon as a room was available. This room 101...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit to Tamarind and enjoyed even more than last time Not a flashy hotel , but fabulously comfortable and clean rooms, courteous ,helpful staff and views to die for . A special thanks to Patrick in water sports who managed to get us both paddle boarding ! Already planning to come back next year Thank you everyone - see...

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Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my third visit to Tamarind Cove and will return again next year. Everything about this property adds up to a first class vacation in every way. I cannot say enough about the gracious, helpful staff who make the hotel such a pleasure from the moment you arrive with cool towels and a welcome rum punch. The front desk...

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Dear TiaM17, Many thanks for sharing this lovely review of your third visit to Tamarind by Elegant Hotels. It was such a pleasure to welcome you back to your home away from home and we are truly delighted to know that you once again had an amazing stay here with us. At Tamarind we continuously strive to provide a wonderful holiday experience from...

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Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • 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
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: $364 - $1,305 (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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“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
“1st floor Ocean view rooms have great balconies and fab views.”
 of 5 bubbles julieday808, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view top floor but not too close to what can be quite noisy crashing waves.”
 of 5 bubbles luxurygap, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
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