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Tamarind by Elegant Hotels, Highway 1, Holders Hill, Saint James, Barbados

Approx 45 minutes

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About Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

Visit the stunning platinum west coast of Barbados and Tamarind by Elegant Hotels – a perfect refuge for couples and families alike. Located on a superb stretch of sandy white beach, Tamarind offers two restaurants, three pools, complimentary watersports and a range of other amenities and facilities.

Tamarind also offers complimentary water taxi transport between other Elegant Hotels’ properties on the west coast of Barbados.

More About Tamarind

The pure white sands of the beach are absolutely beautiful. Relax and enjoy the beach ambassador service which provides cool scented towels and drinks to guests to keep them comfortable under the Barbados sun. You might prefer to get out on the inviting warm waters of the ocean so take advantage of the complimentary watersports on offer – waterskiing, banana boat and tube rides, snorkelling, hobiecaats and kayaking.

There are three glorious pools back at the hotel – one designated for adults only. You can stay active at the spacious fitness centre which has Cybex cardio and weight equipment plus a range of outdoor activities.

Treat yourself to a spot of pampering at the Tamarind Spa with a deep tissue, hot stone or Swedish massage. Treatments can also be taken in your room and you can participate in complimentary fitness classes in pilates of aqua aerobics if you wish. The Yin Yang Beauty Spa offers a range of beauty services.

Children will be well cared for at the complimentary Flying Fish Kids Club which provides fun activities for kids between the ages of 3 and 12. The family lounge has modern video game consoles, large screen TVs and games so it’s a ideal place for everyone to hang out.

A complimentary water taxi is provided during the day time (weather permitting) for guests to visit selected Elegant Hotels on the West Coast. Reservations can be made to dine at the other resorts too although guests will need to arrange their own transport for the evening time.

Facilities & Amenities

Rooms & Suites

Tamarind has 104 rooms and suites decorated in a modern style. Each has an oversized balcony, flat screen TV, mini-fridge, complimentary Wi-Fi and bathroom with shower/bath combo.


A range of light and airy rooms are available which have a king-sized bed. Room types:

- Pool/Garden View: Suitable for two adults plus one child on a fold-out sleeper chair.
- Ocean Front: Ocean view. Suitable for two adults.
- Ocean Front with Sleeper Chair: Ocean View. Suitable for two adults plus one child on a fold-out sleeper chair.

Junior Suites

Junior Suites are available with a pool/garden view or ocean view and have a sitting area, king size bed or two twin beds. Max Occupancy: three adults or two adults and two children.

One Bedroom Suites

Lovely accommodation for larger parties, One Bedroom Suites are available with a Pool/Garden view or Ocean view. Each has a separate living room, king size bed and sofa bed. Max Occupancy: four adults or two adults and three children.


Sugar Cane Room: The best way to start your day is at this delightful open-air restaurant which serves delicious and plentiful breakfast buffets.

246 Bar & Restaurant: Take in the West Coast views at this all-day dining venue. Serves à la carte international cuisine made from the freshest ingredients.

Rilaks Deck: A laid-back outdoor poolside lounge where you can enjoy a light snack and cocktail.

Room Service is available plus you can book a romantic dining experience for two on the beach.

The hotel has regular live entertainment so you can take in the Caribbean vibe and dance the night away.