Barceló Tambor

4.0 star rating

Quality accommodation with a variety of facilities and services.

  • Beach escape
  • All-inclusive
Hotel reviews summary


The Barceló Tambor offers you the chance to savour local and international cuisine and take part in all types of water sports while entertaining all ages of the family. The Barceló Tambor was renovated in December of 2012.

Your WestJet Vacations package includes round-trip transfers from San Jose to Barceló Tambor Beach via ground transportation and ferry. Transfer duration is approximately 4 hours each way. 

*An upgrade by small commuter aircraft for the return trip to San Jose is available locally for an additional charge. Please visit the Barceló Vacaciones desk at the hotel for all pertaining details. Cost is approximately $100.00 USD each way. Unused ferry transfer cost is taken into consideration for the air upgrade and therefore non-refundable.
**Baggage allowance: 1 piece with maximum weight of 30 lbs./14 kgs and up to 45 linear inches/114 cm. (length + height + width).
Carry-on baggage: You are permitted to carry one piece with a maximum weight of 10 lbs/4.5 kg. and up to 20 linear inches/50 cm (length + height + width).


All rooms include:

    Select a room type:

    Superior Room includes:

    Room includes:

    • 1 king bed, or 2 double beds
    • Garden view
    • Minimum 1 adult, maximum 4 adults
    • Maximum 2 children
    • No more than 4 guests in the room
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    Superior room king bed

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    Superior room double beds

    Amenities & activities

    • Public areas wheelchair accessible

    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 ($)
    • Playground

    Barcy Club

    A perfect area for children to enjoy their holiday with an entertainment program designed espcially for them.

    Age range: 4 to 12

    Teen House

    Offers teenagers their own space to have fun with the latest new games, great music, a climbing wall, a fantastic trampoline, computers and video games.

    Age range: 13 to 17

    Type Amenities


    • Bar
    • Lobby bar

    Ron Pool Bar

    • Bar
    • Pool bar


    • Nightclub
    • Live DJs

    Check-in time: 3 p.m.

    Check-out time: 12 p.m.


    • Lobby ($)
    • Room ($)
    Type of restaurant Type of cuisine Open for Additional information

    Miyako Japanese Restaurant

    • À la carte
    • Asian
    • Dinner
    • Dress code
    • Reservations required

    El Rancho Steak House & Seafood

    • À la carte
    • Grill/steak house
    • Dinner
    • Dress code
    • Reservations required
    • This venue may be closed or have reduced days of service during low season

    Buffet El Tucan

    • Buffet
    • International
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
    • Lunch

    El Palenque

    • Snack bar
    • American
    • All day dining
    • Snacks
    • Rooms: 402
    • Fitness centre: On site
    • Salon: On site ($)
    • Spa: On site ($)


    Costa Rica

    +506 2683 03 03

    141 km from SJO

    • Beach front
    • All-inclusive: Included
      • 3 à la carte per 7 night stay
      • Unlimited domestic drinks


    • Kids' pools: 1
    • Outdoor pools: 3
    • Waterpark: Included


    • Mini golf: On site

    Water sports

    • Non-motorized watersports: On site
    • Snorkeling: On site

    Other sports

    • Climbing wall: On site
    • Tennis courts: On site

    Other activities

    • Beach activities: On site
    • Daily activities: On site
    • Games room: On site ($)
    • Kayaks
    • Giant Chess Board
    • Currency exchange
    • Gift shop ($)
    • Medical services available ($)