- 18.5 km from Barbados airport
- Located directly on the beach
- Payne's Bay Beach
- 1.2 km from Sandy Lane Country Club
- 8.1 km from Bridgetown
Tamarind blends Mediterranean influences with casual, contemporary Caribbean style, making this crescent of white sand beach on the island's luminous West Coast the ideal setting for couples, families, reunions and retreats.
Meal and beverage plans
All Inclusive Plan
- Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Domestic alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
- Dinner at Positano's located at the sister resort The House by Elegant Hotels
- Tamarind Teens Den
- Kid's Club for ages 3-12 years
- Select motorized and non-motorized water sports
- WiFi throughout the property
- Stay at 1, Play at More!
- Beach ambassador service
- Complimentary water taxi transportation between west Coast Elegant Hotel properties. (Daytime service only, weather permitting, excludes Turtle Beach by Elegant Resorts)
Wedding & honeymoons
Positano's Restaurant is located at the sister resort The House by Elegant Hotels.
All guests staying at Tamarind on an All-Inclusive basis will be entitled to have dinner at Positano on a Tamarind/Inclusive special dinner menu with specified cocktails and wine by the glass. Dinner will be available nightly from 6:30 pm through 9:30 pm except on Mondays when it is closed. Positano’s dinner menu for all Inclusive guests will consist of a selection of appetizers, main courses and desserts options; along with tea, coffee plus a cocktail and wine by the glass. Alternative selections from Positano's regular menu plus fine wines and champagne will be available at a supplement charge.
Tamarind all inclusive guests are required to visit Tamarind’s Front Desk or Concierge’s Desk to make their dinner reservation. There are no restrictions on the number of times guests can dine at Positano’s but please note that reservations can only be confirmed 48 hours in advance and are subject to availability. For Dinner, no flip flops, head wear, sleeveless shirts, beach wear or cargo shorts are to be worn.
Festive Season: All guests staying at Tamarind, that wish to dine over the Festive period at Positano, will receive a US$90 credit (adult) US$45 (child) credit towards the price of Christmas Day and New Year's Eve Gala Dinners. Prices for the dinners will be made available upon arrival of the guest and all additional charges will be paid locally at the Front Desk by the guest.
Check-in: Any child under the age of 16 years must occupy a room with a parent or guardian.
Smoking policy: Smoking is not allowed in any guest room and should be restricted to the allocated area only. Should the client choose to smoke in the guest room, a cleaning charge of US $200.00 will be applied to their bill.
Water sports: The hotel has no affiliation with any watersports activities that are not offered in the complimentary watersports package (the “Watersports Package”). The hotel shall not be held liable if a guest purchases or uses any watersports activity other than those included in the Watersports Package, such purchase or usage is strictly between the guest and the vendor and will be at the sole risk of the guest.
There is a Barbados Room Levy of USD $9.63 per bedroom, per night. These fees will be charged and collected locally at checkout by cash or credit card. Please make special note that the levy is on a per bedroom rate. For example, if guests stay in a 2-bedroom suite for 1 night, the room levy will be $US19.26.
The hotel will close for renovations from April 1, 2024 - April 15, 2025 and will reopen in Spring 2025 as an Autograph Collection hotel.
All guests staying at Tamarind will have access to restaurants at Crystal Cove and Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels.