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“Great property, great staff”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Hacienda Tamarindo

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Hacienda Tamarindo
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Isla de Vieques
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Harrisburg, PA
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Great property, great staff”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2013

This is a charming property with a laid-back vibe, terrific staff, and lots of character. The pool is beautiful (not heated, despite what others have said, but not necessary). The décor is generally attractive although occasionally dissonant (Caribbean prints next to Americana wall signs). We stayed in Casita Linda which had a nice view of the horses and the ocean, and a wonderful kitchen and veranda. Unfortunately the second bedroom's windows were covered by plastic (no screens) so it was A/C or nothing. And the exhaust fan in the bathroom was noisy and inadequate, which made it impossible to remove the dampness in the room. I did report the fan to the staff as we were leaving and they promised to address it. The ambience and location more than outweighed the minor issues, and I'd be happy to return here.

  • Stayed May 2013, travelled with family
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LWVQS, Owner at Hacienda Tamarindo, responded to this review, 21 May 2013
Thank you so much for choosing Hacienda Tamarindo for your visit to Vieques Island. We value our customers, and are happy to hear when they have a good experience. We know that the staff plays a big part in that experience. Always glad to know when we have done our job.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2013

My husband and I stayed here for two nights a couple of weeks ago. It's a beautiful, well-maintained bed and breakfast. We almost stayed at the W, and I am so very happy that we changed our minds. The rooms are well-appointed and have everything you need for a comfortable stay. There is an honor bar with snacks and drinks. This was very convenient for us since we were only staying two nights and didn't want to have to go shopping for those things. The pool is beautiful with the ocean in the distance. Be aware that you are not beachfront - I think I thought we would be, but I'm sure that's my fault and that I didn't read the website closely enough. Still, it's probably just a half mile off and the view is unobstructed. The breakfast is lovely. It's not just pastries or toast and fruit like you might expect. They have a full-service kitchen with a daily breakfast special, and they can make you about anything you would want. Wonderful fresh fruit and fruit juices, coffee, and tea included. We had to leave early both mornings - the first day to go scuba diving and the second to catch a flight - and the staff was so accommodating and willing to serve us earlier than the regular breakfast time (8-10am). The location is ideal - you are just around the bend from Esperanza and the street full of bars and restaurants there. Blackbeard may operate a scuba shop out of the W (another reason we almost stayed there), but when it was time to dive and we told them where we were staying, they had us meet them at the dock in Esperanza where some of the best diving is. If we go back to Vieques (and I sure hope we get the chance), we will absolutely stay here again.

Room Tip: We had a room with a view of the ocean, but honestly, we didn't spend much time in our room at a...
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  • Stayed May 2013, travelled as a couple
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LWVQS, Owner at Hacienda Tamarindo, responded to this review, 26 May 2013
Thank you for choosing Hacienda Tamarindo on your recent visit to Vieques. And, thank you for your great review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope we may see you again on a future stay.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2013 via mobile

One of the best places I'ved stay at. Super clean, super decoration. Excellent location. Heated pool. Outstading view of the ocean. Excellent service. Front desk clerk an A+++++, breakfast delicious. Surrounding beautiful. I will must definetly return.

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LWVQS, Owner at Hacienda Tamarindo, responded to this review, 17 May 2013
Wow! What can I say, except thank you for that great review. One always hears about the problems someone has, but it takes a greater effort to write about a good experience. Thanks so much, and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

Let me start with how great those people are who take care of this house with lots of awesome rooms (Calling this hotel would not be nice). The ladies at the front desk gave us tour of the location which was mind blowing. One best thing is everything works on courtesy basis. You have beer, drinks, chips and things like snorkel gears, beach chairs to buy or rent totally based on your courtesy to right down in a note book and they will add to your bill. You do not have to go back to your room to get the keys or IDs like other hotels. For us the breakfast was included... ..U cannot miss the house special in the breakfast ... French toast stuffed with Mango Jam with cream cheese .. damn!!! cannot beat that !!! Awesome.... The room that we got was upgraded for free :) thanks to the lady at front desk and it had a small balcony for 2 to get the sea view. I would like everyone to go and try to stay at this place when they visit Vie ques. Pics coming soon!!!

Room Tip: If available they upgrade the room without asking!! Get a room which is facing the sea, you will th...
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  • Stayed May 2013, travelled as a couple
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LWVQS, Owner at Hacienda Tamarindo, responded to this review, 17 May 2013
Thank you for your great review. Our staff works very hard at making every guest's experience the best it can be. It's really nice to hear it when people appreciate all the hard work that goes into it. We really appreciate your taking the time to write this review.
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Miami, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013 via mobile

Great staff. Great breakfast included. Five minutes by car from the Malecon where the restaurants are. If you need anything they have in the premises from medicine, snorkel equipment to a full bar. No TV and the wireless does not work in the rooms

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LWVQS, Owner at Hacienda Tamarindo, responded to this review, 9 May 2013
We really appreciate your taking the time to write a review of Hacienda Tamarindo. We, of course, really enjoy hearing that your experience was all good. It's great that you took the time to write about it.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013 via mobile

Very very cool tropical home. Excellent service. Excellent view of the carribean from room patio.
Cheap rental and honor system.
Staffs are very friendly and go the extra mile and then few to keep you happy.
Cant wait to visit again.

  • Stayed May 2013
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LWVQS, Owner at Hacienda Tamarindo, responded to this review, 9 May 2013
Thank you for the raves. We love it when everything comes together for our guests and they have a great experience. We look forward to seeing you on a future trip.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2013

The staff helped made the stay. Made sure you were happy. The manager and the girls at the desk were helpful with good information about the island. It was nice not worrying about where to go for breakfast. The breakfasts were good not necessarily the best ever. Definitely not the normal caribean we were used to but nice. And you could go to a different beach every day and they were awesome.

  • Stayed May 2013
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LWVQS, Owner at Hacienda Tamarindo, responded to this review, 7 May 2013
Thank you for staying at Hacienda Tamarindo while visiting Vieques Island. We appreciate your taking the time to write and give us feedback. We hope you let us know if there is something in particular we can do to improve the quality of your stay.
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Additional Information about Hacienda Tamarindo

Property: Hacienda Tamarindo
Address: Box 1569 | Rte. 996, Km. 4.5, 00765-1569, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Isla de Vieques
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Isla de Vieques
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Hacienda Tamarindo 3*
Number of rooms: 17
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Vieques’ Hacienda Tamarindo offers 17 very special rooms, each lovingly and creatively designed and decorated by owner, Linda Vail -- her swan song after over 20 years as a commercial interior designer. Each guest room and public space is unique; imaginatively spiced with a lifetime’s accumulation of art, antiques, and collectibles. An ancient Tamarind tree in the lobby atrium majestically rises three stories through the center of the building. Terraces, courtyards, and sitting rooms offer ample space for relaxation and conversation. The Hacienda is perched on a hilltop with spectacular 180 degree views of the Caribbean -- from sunrise to sunset; looking down on the bedazzling, ever-changing myriad of blue, emerald and turquoise waters. Caribbean trade winds and lazy paddle fans keep you cool and comfortable. Here, you can fall asleep to a tree frog serenade and awake to the smell of jasmine on the gentle sea breeze. ... more   less 
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