A fusion of modern interior design and classical Caribbean Hospitality perfect for families and couples alike.

Tamarind is the perfect choice for anyone wanting a fusion of modern interior design and classical Caribbean hospitality. Situated on a 750-foot crescent of Barbados’ famous white sand Platinum West Coast, Tamarind is as family-friendly as it is an exclusive adult hideaway.

Located only 35 minutes from Grantley Adams International Airport and 20 minutes from Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados, Tamarind is an intoxicating blend of Mediterranean design and Caribbean charm. Tamarind features 104 rooms and suites, each with a private balcony or patio, 3 unique freshwater pools, one being an adults-only relaxation pool, a full-service spa, and of course Elegant’s Beach Ambassador Service.

There is also a daily kids club from 10.00-17.00 daily, and the Club Tamarind family lounge is open from 10.00 daily offering entertainment such as pool tables, air hockey, and big screen TVs for sports or movies. You can also make use of Tamarind’s complimentary tours and activities, or motorised water sports, including snorkelling, water-skiing, and banana boats.

For dining options, Tamarind has two restaurants and a bar: open until 10.00 daily The Sugar Cane is dedicated to breakfast, Rilaks Deck serves light snacks and drinks throughout the day, while the 246 Bar and Restaurant is an idyllic beach-backed dining experience. You will also have access to Daphne’s and other Elegant Hotel locations via the “Dine Around” programme.


  • Complimentary full breakfast daily
  • Three unique freshwater swimming pools including an adult-only relaxation pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Complimentary motorised water sports including snorkelling, sailing, boogie boards, kayaking, windsurfing, water-skiing, and banana boats
  • Complimentary WiFi available in rooms and public areas
  • Beach Ambassador Service
  • Water taxi transportation between select Elegant Hotels West Coast properties (weather permitting)
  • Complimentary Fitness Centre & classes
  • Beauty Salon
  • Business Centre/Guest Library with  complimentary computer and internet access
  • Complimentary Flying Fish Kids Club, open daily from 10am – 5pm and operated by fully trained, professional staff, offering a wide range of fun-filled activities
  • The contemporary Club Tamarind family lounge offers great entertainment including Wii games with large flat screen TVs, air hockey, pool table, computer stations and more.
  • Complimentary tours and activities.
  • Taste of Elegance dine-around programme with Elegant Hotels sister properties
  • Weekly Managers Cocktail Party
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Hotel shops

Barbados Need To Know

Weather information

With a sub-tropical climate and cooling winds, Barbados can be wonderful for much of the year. Temperatures range from the high 20s to the low 30s all year round making Barbados a popular choice for a considerable part of the year. The dry season is from December to June and the wet season from July to November. Barbados is subject to hurricanes from June to November so we would advise caution if you are thinking of travelling during this time.

Flight information

Direct flights from the UK to Barbados in 8 hours 50 minutes.

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1 Market Place Mews,
Henley-on-Thames, OXON RG9 2AH