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Tango Mar
Tango Mar

Carretera Cobabo, Tambor 11260

4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Tambor, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course and within 16 mi (25 km) of Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve, E …

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Casitas Sollevante
Casitas Sollevante

Calle Cobano - Montezuma, Montezuma 60111

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in a rural location, this resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Montezuma Gardens and Montezuma Falls. Cabo Blanco Natur …

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Latitude 10 Exclusive Beach Resort
Latitude 10 Exclusive Beach Resort

Santa Teresa de Cobano, Santa Teresa

4.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Santa Teresa hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Santa Teresa Beach, Cocal Beach, and El Carmen Beach …

£218
avg/night
Hotel Casa Chameleon Mal Pais
Hotel Casa Chameleon Mal Pais

From the ICE tower 500 mts South, Mal Pais 51-1017

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated by the ocean, this boutique hotel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from El Carmen Beach and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Santa Teresa Beach. …

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Pranamar Villas & Yoga Retreat
Pranamar Villas & Yoga Retreat

Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa

4.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Santa Teresa hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Cocal Beach, Hermosa Beach, and Santa Teresa Beach. El …

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Hotel Oasis
Hotel Oasis

250 Metros Sur del Cruce de Playa Carmen, Mal Pais 60111

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Carmen, this aparthotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from El Carmen Beach and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Santa Teresa Beach. Cocal …

£72
avg/night
Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant
Otro Lado Lodge and Restaurant

300M north from the soccer field, Santa Teresa

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this inn is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Santa Teresa Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Cocal Beach and El …

£62
avg/night
Hotel Moana
Hotel Moana

1.5 km al sur del cruce de mal país, Mal Pais

3.5 out of 5.0

Situated by the ocean, this hotel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from El Carmen Beach and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Santa Teresa Beach. Hermos …

£68
avg/night
Mar y Sol Ecotel
Mar y Sol Ecotel

100 m Norte de Restaurante Costal Coral, Tambor

2.5 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 9.3 mi (15 km) from Curu National Wildlife Refuge and 11.5 mi (18.5 km) from Tortuga …

£53
avg/night
Hotel Tropico Latino
Hotel Tropico Latino

25 north supermarket Trebol Maya, Santa Teresa

3.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Carmen resort is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from El Carmen Beach and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Santa Teresa Beach. …

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Pocket Guide: Tambor

Your Hotel Stay in Tambor

Book a hotel in Tambor in the southern Nicoya Peninsula and pack your case for idyllic beaches, mangrove swamps, rivers and rainforests. There is plenty to see and do in the popular tourist destination, so you’ll have a good choice of three-star hotels and B&Bs in Tambor and in its neighbouring town of Montezuma.

Tambor and Bahia Ballena

The resort town of Tambor lies in a horseshoe shaped bay on the Nicoya Peninsula, on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast. The bay, Bahia Ballena, is named after the whales which used to stop by these waters in the dry season. Now, the shallow, calm water promises excellent swimming even for the more-timid bather, especially at low tide. Tambor nestles among lush forest hills which make up part of the Nicoya Peninsula’s protected Biological Corridor, and offer excellent opportunities for guided hiking and wildlife-spotting – a wide choice of tours can be booked through your hotel or in Tambor.

Things to Do around Tambor

Just along the coast from Tambor lies the Curu National Wildlife Refuge, an area of protected beaches, mangrove estuaries and forest that is home to hundreds of species of birds including parrots, parakeets, ospreys and scarlet macaws. Hawksbill and Green Sea Turtles come to the beach to lay their eggs, and if you keep your eyes open, you might also spy anteaters, peccaries, ocelots and coyotes. Tortuga Island lies off the coast, a little paradise of white sand beaches and something of a haven for snorkellers and divers staying on the Nicoya Peninsula. You can book a boat trip to Tortuga which includes a guided tour of the island, snorkelling and a tasty lunch.

The Southern Nicoya Peninsula

Venturing a little further south along the coast brings you to the Cabo Blanco Absolute Natural Reserve. There are two walking routes, the gentle Danes Trail, which loops through the forest, and the challenging Sueco Trail, which leads you over mountains to a pristine white sand beach. Playa Quesera lies to Tambor’s north, a beautiful tropic beach-dream-come-true with clear water, gentle waves and a shallow incline making it a great place for all the family to swim and snorkel.

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