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 an excellent spot for guests hoping for something to do in the evening. Among other opportunities, you'll be able to relax at their very own bar, which is located right on the property.

Located on the western edge of the island of Puerto Rico, Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn happily welcomes tourists who are interested in staying on this beautiful island. It is north of the center of Rincón.


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 grand total of 9 units, so it is a really small property. Since it's a rather cozy place to stay, it's a nice choice for guests who enjoy a unique and quiet atmosphere. For its overall merit, we've given this hotel a 3 star rating.

Below, you can see this location's in-room amenities.

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

If you want a room with a certain amenity, 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.

To view general amenities at the location, check out the list below:

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

Since the specifics tend to change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you're looking forward to something in particular. To find out more information about the activities that Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn has to offer, click here.


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.

In addition to on-location dining, vacationers hoping to find extra culinary variety can also check out some of the region's other nearby dining establishments. Guests here will find a small handful of restaurants within traveling distance. It may be helpful to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Tamboo does have dining on-site. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

This property's guest services, including the one named below, can help you stay prepared during your time in Puerto Rico.

  • Tour Desk


Guests will find numerous attractions located within a short distance of Tamboo. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Tres Palmas Marine Reserve and Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Considering this hotel is located on Sandy Beach, this property is the perfect spot for sun-worshippers who can't wait to hit the sand.

One of the closest areas of interest to the hotel is Rincón. For even more adventure, take a side trip to a nearby town and see what they're all about.

If you're still curious about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Puerto Rico Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 823-8550

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


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