Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn

Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn offers a laid-back, informal stay with friendly, helpful staff and an outstanding restaurant and beach bar. With miles of idyllic beaches with perfect snorkeling, surfing, and other activities, the inn is located on a perfect stretch of tropical beach for a Caribbean vacation. Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn has received numerous accolades and articles including from Esquire, Conde Nast, Travel + Leisure, CNN GO, and Frommer's.

Tamboo can also be a great spot for vacationers looking for something to do in the evening. In addition to other possibilities, you can hang out at their very own bar, which is located right on the property.

Set on the western coast of the island of Puerto Rico, Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn happily welcomes tourists who are interested in staying on this beautiful island. If you're curious, the center of Rincón is to the south.


For guests at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn, the guestrooms are typically just a stopping point, a place to lay their heads at night. Nevertheless, the rooms are cool and comfortable with tropical décor, private bathrooms, air conditioning, cable television, refrigerators, and coffeemakers. Six of the guestrooms are Beach Level units that lead directly to the Tamboo oceanfront deck over the beach. The other three units are Ocean View Level units and share a sundeck terrace with furniture and stunning views of the beach.

Tamboo has a total of just 9 units. Hence, it's a nice choice for guests who like a calm, quaint atmosphere. This hotel has earned a rating of 3 stars, when considering its features on-site, amenities, and more.

A check list of the in-room features and amenities awaiting visitors at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Private Bath
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Bath Tub
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

If you have a certain requirement for your vacation, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

The inn has a boutique gift shop that features everything from clothing, swimwear, ceramics, fine jewelry, and local art.

The list below gives some other amenities at this property:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Sailing
  • Parasailing
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Snorkeling
  • Horseback Riding

Since the specifics tend to change, don't hesitate to call with questions if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. Visit this page to see an in-depth article about the specific activities available at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn.


The Tamboo Seaside Grill serves up Caribbean/ Puerto Rican and American fare with an evolving menu that changes according to what's market-fresh and the catch of the day for lunch and dinner. The Tamboo Seaside Grill can also handle catering for a variety of special events including weddings. Also included is the Tamboo Tavern, a beach bar and new beach deck that serves a variety of tropical drinks to all demographics and has been featured in Travel + Leisure and Esquire magazines.

Besides the on-location dining, travelers looking to find further culinary variety should also consider some of the area's other local dining selections. Hungry guests will encounter a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It's helpful to learn which choices are available nearby, even though Tamboo does have some tempting choices of their own. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

This property's guest services, including the one named below, may be useful during your trip.

  • Tour Desk


You will find lots of attractions close to Tamboo. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Tres Palmas Marine Reserve and Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Considering this hotel is right on Sandy Beach, it is particularly attractive to guests who just can't get enough sand and surf.

One of the closest areas to the hotel is Rincón. When you seek to broaden your horizons, escape for a day trip to some of the nearest towns and perhaps some famous points of interest.

To see more about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 823-8550

Website: http://www.besidethepointe.com/


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