Barceló Tambor

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On the beach
On the beach
Outdoor pool, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, sun loungers

Overview of Barceló Tambor

Barceló Tambor

4 out of 5

3.6/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • All inclusive
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Playa Tambor, Nicoya, Paquera, Puntarenas, 60105

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLos Delfines Golf & Country Club2 min drive
  • AirportTambor (TMU)4 min drive
  • Popular LocationRomelia Wildlife Refuge11 min drive
  • Popular LocationPlaya Grande25 min drive

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About this area

Tambor

Located in Paquera, Barceló Tambor is connected to the convention center. While the natural beauty of Reserva Curu and Romelia Wildlife Refuge can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Los Delfines Golf & Country Club. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.

What's nearby

  • Los Delfines Golf & Country Club - 2 min drive
  • Curu National Wildlife Refuge - 11 min drive
  • Romelia Wildlife Refuge - 11 min drive
  • Playa Grande - 25 min drive
  • Piedra Colorada - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Tambor (TMU) - 4 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mar Y Sol Ecotel — 4 min drive
  • Vista Hermosa B&B — 11 min drive

About this property

Barceló Tambor

4-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Spend the day relaxing on the beach or pampering yourself at Barceló Tambor's full-service spa. All 402 rooms offer free WiFi, balconies or patios, and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service, and coffee makers.
Barceló Tambor offers 402 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies or patios. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Paquera hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Spa. Services include hot stone massages, facials, detox wraps, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

All inclusive details

This hotel is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

All buffet meals, snacks, and beverages included
Dining availability limited at one or more venues

Land activities

Fitness facilities
Soccer
Tennis
Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

Aerobics
Dancing

Kids' club

Supervised activities for children between 2 and 12 years old

Entertainment

Access to onsite nightclubs
Access to offsite nightclubs
Onsite live performances

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Basketball
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Mini golf
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Playground
  • Shopping
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Free children's club
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini golf
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body treatments
  • Detox wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 3:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and Diners Club; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Barcelo Tambor Beach
Barceló Tambor All-inclusive property Paquera
Tambor Beach Barcelo
Barcelo Hotel Puntarenas
Barcelo Hotel Tambor Beach
Barcelo Tambor Beach Costa Rica
Barcelo Tambor Beach Hotel Tambor
Barcelo Tambor Costa Rica
Hotel Barcelo Playa Tambor
Barceló Tambor Resort
Barceló Tambor Paquera
Barceló Tambor Hotel
Barceló Tambor Paquera
Barceló Tambor Hotel Paquera

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Overall score and ratings

3.6

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 76 out of 284 reviews
5 - Excellent 27%
Rating 4 - Good. 104 out of 284 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 48 out of 284 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 31 out of 284 reviews
2 - Poor 11%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 25 out of 284 reviews
1 - Terrible 9%

4.0/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

3.5/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The all inclusive aspect is very good
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wished the stuff spoke more English. Had hard time as an English speaking only. Due to the Covid long waiting to get inside the restaurant.
Stayed 7 nights in Jul 2021

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with family
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The food was not good, 0 social distancing. We were moved rooms 2 times. 1st room was 1queen bed for 4 people, 2nd room air conditioner was blowing water, phone was not working, toilet was broken, no lock on door. 3rd room was okay, room very outdated.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021