Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

St. James, Barbados

42 reviews
Excellent hotel. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Lounge
    • Fridge
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Kids Club
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Half Board
    • Full Board
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Sun terrace
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Water Skiing
    • Number of Pools
    • Windsurfing
    • Banana Boat
    • Massage
    • Sailing
    • Swimming Pool
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Golf
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
Paynes Bay 24023 St. James


The hotel is located on the famous Platinum (west) Coast of Barbados, 35 minutes from Grantley Adams International Airport and 20 minutes from Barbados' capital, Bridgetown.


Travellers are welcomed at the hotel, which has a total of 110 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to guests. Amenities include a safe. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Additional services include room service and a hairdresser.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Most of the accommodation units offer a sea view. The rooms have a king-size bed or a sofabed. Separate bedrooms are also available. A safe and a minibar are also available. A fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, an alarm clock and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Amenities in the bathrooms include a shower. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


A pool and an outdoor pool are available to guests. The sun loungers and parasols on the sun terrace offer a great place to unwind. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. With water skiing, windsurfing, banana boat rides, sailing, kayaking and snorkelling, fans of water sports will have plenty to choose from. The accommodation offers indoor sporting opportunities in the form of a gym. After a long day, travellers can recharge their batteries in the wellness area, which offers a spa, or for a fee, a beauty salon and massage treatments. An entertainment programme is offered for children.


Catering options available at the hotel include bed and breakfast, half board and full board. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Gardens well maintained. Nicely laid out facility. Great facilities.

    "Nice building."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Nice breakfast.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff at front desk helpful. Friendly staff. Activities included.

    "Friendly service."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Snorkelling opportunities very close. Free boat trips. Near by shops.

    "Great location near lots of shopping."

  • Cleanliness


  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Fabulous ocean view. New tv. Bathroom dated.

    "Big enough rooms with awesome views."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Activities included. Free boat trips. Including liquor.

    "Fairly good value for money."

  • Comfort

    Private coral reef. Comfy bed. Spacious room.

    "Rooms are big and moderately comfortable."