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Tambor Tropical Beach Resort

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’ve traveled to a number of tropical destinations in my time, and find this resort constitutes the best of what I’ve experienced to date. Set mere yards from a wonderful beach, Tambor Tropical does all the things you’d hope for from such a place in...More

Thank nino001
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 5 days ago

Wow! Thanks for this very kind review that captures the essence of this wonderful bay and place. We hope you do come back! GRACIAS!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place to stay in Tambor! Had an amazing stay at Tambor Tropical! Beach is literally a stones throw away, perfectly located in between 2 national Parks Cabo Blanco and Curu each well worth a visit. Food was delicious. Room was incredible, sea views, absolutely...More

Thank Tristan A
Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Hola and thanks for this nice review that well captures the essence of Tambor Tropical. We are blessed to be located in such a beautiful bay full of amazing nature and spectacular views. Again thanks for sharing your experience and we look forward to a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I spent four days at Tambor Tropical. The octagonal tropical wood suites were roomy, functional and works of art. The balconies, especially on the upper floors, made a delightful place to watch the ocean, exotic birds and howler monkeys. Juan Carlos, the...More

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Response from CruiserII, General Manager at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your very nice review. Indeed we are surrounded by amazing nature and great birding. We look forward to hosting you again. Pura vida!!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in dire need of some rest and relaxation. Our two weeks at the Tambor Tropical fitted the bill superbly. We arrived by road and ferry transfer after spending a few days in San José. We were shown to our room on the upper...More

2  Thank GJgetaway
Response from TamborTropical, Owner at Tambor Tropical Beach ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, thank you. Your review is very thoughtful and reflects why the resort was built. It was to be all about two people together. Your review tells that story. Mark Nelson Owner, Tambor Tropical

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We ended a ten-day tour around Costa Rica with four nights at Tambor Tropical. It was a perfect way to unwind. The scenery is superb; the grounds and accommodations are extraordinary; the food and service are excellent; and the staff are uniformly pleasant, personable, and...More

2  Thank brucejudyb
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
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Outdoor pool
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US$222 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$222 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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mmarra32018
18 March 2018|
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Hola, you can rent our paddle boards for $15 per board for two hours. Kayaks are available through amazing guided tours ($85). This bay is perfect for both activities. Hope to welcome you soon!!
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its_angie_here
10 January 2018|
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Hello, We are located 7 minutes away from Tambor runway and we provide complementary transfer to the resort for our guests. There are 2 domestic airlines that fly into Tambor airstrip (Sansa and Nature Air). We can help you... More
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nancynj2017
9 January 2018|
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Response from CruiserII | Property representative |
You're welcome! Here some prices: Salads $7,Club Sandwich $7, Burritos $8, Citrus fish $13, Tenderloin $22, Bombay Chicken $13.5 and our Famous' Shrimp Nachos $12. Beer $2.75, Wine glass $5 (Taxes and 10% gratuity... More
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"top floors have best views"
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"Go for a second floor unit!"
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"Stay on second floor or the noise will keep you up"
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"I was happy downstairs but I suspect upstairs rooms have a broader vista of the beach and sunrise."
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