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Occidental Tamarindo

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“smaller resort”(20 reviews)
“costa rica”(298 reviews)
AMENITIES
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Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

The hotel had a lot to offer, the food and facilities were excellent and there was even an a la carte restaurant which was free to use. The hotel had a big pool and was right on the beach. The live dancing every night was...More

Thank Claire P
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed 15 May 2018

When you travel to the tropics for the first time from northern areas, you really don't know what to expect. You certainly come with fears of bugs and critters, anticipate weird situations and strange food, worry about safety and unfamiliar challenges. Staying at this resort...More

3  Thank Tina Z
Response from Alvaro_Fontenla, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 19 May 2018

Dear Tina Z: Nice to read this review, we certainly keep working on this "Oasis" so we can offer an extreme 5 star experience in Costa Rica. We are sure this year we'll be the yaer we will known as one of the best All...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

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

2  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived at Hotel on Wednesday 8, when entered the rooms, the pestilence was schocking, everything was humid, with a terrible musty smell, my daughters room was full of mould under the vanity and the matress was BLACK!! Yes black of mold. Of course we went...More

1  Thank mfontaine1
Response from Martin_Guerrero, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest; We are really sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the experience in our hotel to the fullest as we strive to make each stay with us an unforgettable one. Discussions involving the respective team members and management have taken place to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I stayed here with my tween and teen for a week over spring holiday. It is a standard tropical hotel set up, with a center building for reception and main restaurant and then various apartment villas strung out along paths, a pool in the center,...More

2  Thank KRHobo
Response from Martin_Guerrero, Director General at Occidental TamarindoResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Although we sincerely regret reading that your stay at our Occidental Tamarindo fell short of your expectations, we are grateful for the time you spent to share this feedback of your overall holiday experience among us as we certainly believe that there is...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$143 - US$424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (1925)
Pool & Beach (501)
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Dining (107)
Amenities (48)
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bluebell1999
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
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Baby_Doll63
2 March 2018|
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Response from Aycer | Reviewed this property |
Never had an issue with this. Make sure you document what is missing. Also make sure that this did not happen at the airport. I have heard about people taking items they see when screened at airports
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eveline_4u
23 February 2018|
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Response from vald3 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i went In December and the beach is really nice. There is a beach with waves and about 20 yards away from the entrance to the beach is a natural spring that feeds Into the ocean that has no waves. Overall a very nice... More
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Room Tips
"Higher rooms on the beach side are best. You may even see monkeys in the trees on this side."
Y9448VXclairep
2 million years ago
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"Choose second floor. Some guests reported having extra company - crabs and lizards - in their first floor..."
888travelert
2 million years ago
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"Rooms to the right side of the pool are close to the outdoor bar,snack area and beach."
ITSLINC
2 million years ago
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"try to get a room facing the ocean"
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