All inclusive

Occidental Tamarindo

Liberia 3.5

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Overview

On the Pacific coast, province of Guanacaste, with endless natural beaches of exceptional beauty and great diversity of flora and fauna, Occidental Tamarindo offers you a wide range of services, exquisite gastronomy and a great variety of entertainment options. Located in front of one of the most beautiful beaches in Guanacaste, it is ideal for surf and nature lovers, family vacations or honeymoons in paradise.

This property offers the option of round-trip airport transfers or vehicle rental. Please see additional details in Vehicle Rental Information under Amenities & activities below.

Check in

2 p.m.

Check out

12 p.m.

Rooms

193

Rooms

Superior
  • 1 king bed, or 2 double beds
  • View of the river of Las Baulas, National Park
Superior
Featured amenities
Included in all rooms
  • Housekeeping

Amenities

  • Elevators.
  • Public areas wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms

Accessibility features are based on request and availability, and are not guaranteed. Please contact WestJet Vacations at 1-877-737-7001 for further information.

  • Child care services available ($)
  • Playground
  • Kids park and daily programs
  • Giant chess

mini-club

mini-club

The age range below will determine the quantity of children during booking.
  • Children ages: 2 to 12
Type Amenities
La Tortuga Bar Bar, Lobby bar
Las Baulas Snack Bar Bar
Disco Bar Waves Bar
Check-in time: 2 p.m.

Check-out time: 12 p.m.

Wi-Fi

  • Lobby
  • Room
  • Throughout the property

Internet

  • Business centre available ($)
Type of restaurant Type of cuisine Open for Additional Information
Langosta Restaurant Buffet International Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Océano Restaurant(required a minimum stay of 3 nights) À la carte International Dinner Reservations required
  • Rooms: 193
  • Fitness centre: on site
  • Fitness classes: on site
  • Spa: on site ($)
  • Spa treatments: on site ($)
Guanacaste, El Robledal
La Urraca
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
506-26-530363
69 km from LIR
  • All-inclusive: Included
    • All meals plus snacks
    • Dinner can be à la carte (reservations required, dress code in effect)
    • Unlimited international and domestic drinks

Pools

  • Jetted pools: 1
  • Kids pools: 1

Water sports

  • Dive shop: on site ($)
  • Non-motorized watersports: on site ($)
  • Scuba diving: on site ($)

Other sports

  • Aerobics: on site
  • Tennis courts: on site

Other activities

  • Beach activities: on site
  • Daily activities: on site
  • Nightly entertainment: on site
  • Business centre available ($)
  • Currency exchange
  • Giftshop available ($)
  • Laundry facilities available ($)
  • Laundry services available ($)
  • Medical services onsite available ($)
  • Tour desk available ($)
  • car rentals available onsite available ($)
  • entertainment programs
  • towels for beach and pool
  • foreign liqueurs available ($)
  • hairdresser's available ($)
  • communications service available ($)
  • If you have chosen a room that includes a vehicle rental it will be provided by Adobe Rent a Car.
  • A valid passport and driver’s license are required for all vehicle rentals. Passports must be valid for 90 days or more and driver’s license must have been issued a minimum of two years prior to the rental agreement date.
  • A mandatory $750 USD deposit will be required locally upon check-in and must be provided by a major credit card (Visa, MasterCard or American Express) issued under the name of the primary driver in the booking. Cash deposits will not be accepted. Deposit will be fully refunded if no damage has occurred to the vehicle.
  • One driver is included with each booking and must be between the ages of 21 and 80.
  • All vehicles are equipped with automatic transmission and include unlimited mileage.
  • Insurance deductible is $1,000 USD for all vehicle damages.
  • SPP (Total Protection) with no deductible is available locally at a cost of $18 USD per day and must be paid for the entire duration of the rental agreement. Rates are subject to change.
  • Vehicles are not allowed to be driven or taken outside of Costa Rica. Crossing the Panama and / or Nicaragua border is not permitted.
  • Road side assistance, baby seats, alternate pick up and drop off locations and on the road Wi-Fi are available locally at an extra cost. Please visit adobecar.com for full details.

Effective May 1, 2019 your package price will include Liability Protection Insurance, Loss Damage Waiver, GPS and a secondary driver.

Location

Address
Guanacaste, El Robledal, La Urraca, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
69 km from LIR airport

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.0 Very Good

  • Cleanliness 4.0
  • Location 4.0
  • Rooms 4.0
  • Service 4.0
  • Value 4.0
TripAdvisor users rated this property 5 out of 5

We had the best experience.

Lisa B (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) on Sep 13, 2021

We had a wonderful stay for our 10 days in Costa Rica. We were there for 10 days and every person we met was friendly and helpful. Our room was adequate... not over the top but clean, cool, and maintained. Perfect? No. I would guess that due to covid they are a little short staffed but every person we saw was busy and working hard to meet the guests needs and I could never ask for more than that. The buffet was standard Costa Rican fair, which suited us just fine, and it was always good, hot, and fresh with friendly servers. This was our first time to Costa Rica and we don't speak Español so I wasn't sure what to expect, but we had no trouble communicating our needs or getting help. We also weren't sure what to expect as far as tipping in an all inclusive resort. We took money expressly for that purpose, and spent it accordingly, but there was never one single time that we felt it was expected or that it had an affect on our level of service. I don't want to write a novel but suffice it to say we will go back and have no regrets.

TripAdvisor users rated this property 4 out of 5

Value exceeded by warm and welcoming staff.

robertbQ7717VE on Sep 11, 2021

This was the first international trip my wife of 32 years had ever taken. She did exhaustive research to find a facility that would provide the comprehensive package at a reasonable price point. Transport from Liberia Airport was pleasant and educating. Upon arrival, we were pleasantly greeted in English and Spanish. Check-in was a breeze and addressed any concerns we may have had at the moment. Our bellman, Claudio, was friendly and engaging. We felt at ease almost immediately. The grounds were clean and in good repair. Visually everything was exactly as you would expect for a beachfront resort. Having travelled to Hawaii on numerous occasions we found many pleasant similarities. On entering our room we found a pre-cooled fairly stylish and functional layout. A comfortable king bed with linens in good repair. Occasional chairs and side table, desk and stocked mini-fridge. Beer, soda and bottled water. Floors were clean, drapes for the balcony were in good condition and function properly. The bathroom was a shower, sink and vanity and toilet. All surfaces were clean and all condiments and supplies were new and sanitary. There were minor issues that can easily be attributed to the environment. We arrived late afternoon in between meal periods at the restaurant. We were able to get a cheeseburger and fries and adult beverages at the poolside snack bar. All the servers were polite and responsive, most addressing our requests in basic English. This fact was something we were profoundly grateful for as we are visitors to a Spanish speaking country. Our very basic ability to converse in Spanish was fostered by the willingness of all the staff to offer tutelage in order to improve communication. The evening meal was pleasant although we were not quite acclimated to the humidity. The food offering consisted of local Costa Rican fare along with established standards most Americans would be accustomed to. Fresh fruits and loaves of bread, a variety of salad choices and the ever-changing dessert options made for enjoyable meals. All the servers were again pleasant and responsive. The restaurant manager, Alberto, is a superbly nice man. He runs a very smooth operation and all guests received the best of service. Our stay was 10 days. During this time we were able to take advantage of almost every offering at the resort. The Kyoto Japanese restaurant was a very nice indulgence and reservations were a breeze. The activities staff were some of the most energetic employees I have ever seen. These people love their jobs. All in all it was a refreshing and enjoyable stay. I would recommend this for families of all sizes. there is something for everyone. DO NOT BE CONFUSED. IF YOU WANT THE RITZ-CARLTON THEN PAY THAT PRICE AND GO THERE. This is a solid facility doing what I feel is their level best to provide the best guest experience in this new normal we live in.

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