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Tamarind by Elegant Hotels: A Contemporary Caribbean Oasis

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Marking accessible luxury in Barbados, Elegant Hotels place indulgence right at your fingertips, without stinging your wallet. Tamarind by Elegant Hotels moulds a quintessential escape for the savviest, leaving a lasting awe-inspiring impression; guaranteeing that those who check in won’t want to step away. Warm Bajan hospitality, activities and amenities geared towards discerning holidaymakers of all ages ensure quality time, and the opportunity to reset and recharge with loved ones.

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Barbados Diary #4: Sunsets and Snorkelling at Colony Club

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The second place we called home was Colony Club by Elegant Hotels. As soon as we arrived we were greeted with the obligatory rum punch and smiles that defined a typically Bajan greeting, and set about discovering the ins and outs of our new base of operations. Colony Club has a character all of its own, different from Tamarind but noticeably its sister in the crystalline attention to detail and organic elegance found in everything from the table arrangements to the passionate distribution of colour throughout the gardens. But where Tamarind seemed to relish the daylight, a certain majesty descended onto Colony Club with the setting of the sun.

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Barbados Diary #3: New Life and New Experiences

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They moved their limbs like they had no idea what they were, without method or coordination. They were graceless but charming, a trait that seems to be intrinsic to all newborns, slowly discovering their own shapes and how they fit in to the world around them. They were an unexpected, unprecedented highlight of an island that just seemed to keep on giving.

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Tamarind by Elegant Hotels

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Welcomed with palms and smiles, our first port of call in Barbados was Tamarind by Elegant Hotels. It was our first taste of Barbados, and we were cordially greeted with fresh, fruity rum punch complemented by the sea air that came in from the beach through the open foyer. The most rewarding element of our stay at Tamarind was it's ability to feel like not only a hotel, but a hub; a place that both allowed us to connect with each other, and find connections to the vivid local culture. It was our intention to gather as much information as possible about the best places from which you can enjoy this beautiful island, and Tamarind was the ideal starting point for such an endeavour. Here is why Tamarind is right for you.

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