Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

St James • Barbados

Tamarind resort offers relaxation and gentle adventure on an expansive stretch of gorgeous beachfront.

Ideally situated on the stunning Platinum West Coast, the soft sand and calm seas make this seaside retreat a great location for your all inclusive holiday in Barbados. Discover a stylish blend of barefoot Caribbean and elegant Mediterranean design at Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, one of the island's premier family-friendly properties. The wonderful team serve with gracious Bajan hospitality in all they do - from arrival to departure, they welcome you with warm smiles.

The resort features premium rooms and suites, boasting stunning garden, pool or ocean views, each with their own private balcony or patio and excellent facilities.

Enjoy an assortment of premium all-inclusive cuisine including a great selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages by the glass and also access to the fabulous Elegant Hotels dine around programme. Enjoy the exciting variety of fine dining options and restaurants, bars and amenities of the Elegant Hotels collection in Barbados. A complimentary water taxi will transport you to explore other Elegant properties along the Platinum West Coast.

Your all inclusive plan allows you to enjoy bespoke tours and activities, fitness classes, an exciting range of motorized and non-motorized water sports and the services of the Beach & Pool Ambassadors, who will tend to your every whim with the simple lift of a finger! Make a splash with the family at the outdoor pool or relax in an intimate enclave surrounded by a soothing waterfall at the peaceful adults-only Spa pool, outfitted with plush sun loungers.

There is truly something for everyone at Tamarind.

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Tamarind is a paradise playground with an exceptional selection of water sports, activities and excursions for everyone to enjoy during their Barbados vacation.

Take a waterskiing or snorkeling lesson. Enjoy tube rides, fast action banana boat rides and a grand assortment of entertaining tours and excursions including the popular Rum Shop Crawl and the Scenic Island Tour. They even have a complimentary water taxi so you can enjoy the amenities of Tamarind's sister hotels.

Tamarind is great for family adventures and kids love the Flying Fish Kids Club and Club Tamarind, a teen lounge with Wii, foosball, ping pong, air hockey, pool, flat-screen TVs and computers so parents can enjoy some quality time alone.

Spa & Wellness

Yin Yang is Tamarind's on-site spa. It includes an extensive schedule of relaxing treatments to soothe your body and enliven your soul.

Treatments include couple's massages, special kids and teen packages, traditional facials, Swedish, bamboo and Thai herbal ball massages, invigorating sugar body scrubs, mud wraps and more. Request a poolside massage service for an added fee. The spa also provides salon services including manicures, pedicures and waxing services.

Restaurants & Bars

Dining Options

Tamarind is home to open air dining spaces on the beachfront with gorgeous Caribbean and pool views. Meal Plans available

  • Sugar Cane Room - Open air restaurant serving a full breakfast buffet from 7 am - 10 am
  • Rilaks Deck & Bar - South Beach style lounge. Light snacks and Casual dining from 10:30 - 18:30
  • 246 Deck - Oceanfront. Open for Lunch and Dinner, with a la carte and Theme Nights
Bars & Lounges

Bars and relaxing spaces with twice daily happy hours

  • Rilaks Deck & Bar - Relaxed beach side location perfect for cocktails
  • 246 Deck - A relaxing ambiance for savouring your favourite drink in a gorgeous seaside setting

Rooms & Suites

Tamarind's 104 vibrant and spacious hotel rooms and suites entertain the senses with cheerful decor designed with tropical touches. Each room features a balcony or patio with spectacular views of the lushly landscaped gardens or a breathtaking stretch of oceanfront. Premium amenities are included to enhance your comfort. All rooms and suites are non-smoking.

Hotel At A Glance

  • Beach Hotel
  • 104 Rooms
  • 3 Restaurants
  • 2 Bars & Lounges
  • Family Friendly
  • Spa On Site
  • 3 Swimming Pools

Hotel Perfect For..

  • Couples
  • Beach Relaxation
  • Solo Travellers
  • Groups

Average Weather

January26° C66 mm
February26° C28 mm
March26° C33 mm
April27° C36 mm
May27° C58 mm
June27° C112 mm
July27° C147 mm
August27° C147 mm
September27° C170 mm
October27° C178 mm
November27° C206 mm
December26° C97 mm

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