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 good choice for vacationers looking for something to do in the evening. Among other possibilities, you can hang out at their very own bar, which is located conveniently on-site.

Set on the western coast of the island of Puerto Rico, Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is a great choice for vacationers 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, which explains why we classify it as a very small property. Guests who prefer personalized service over an abundance of space will fall in love with the uncrowded atmosphere of these accommodations. This hotel has been given a 3 star rating, for its service, amenities, and overall quality.

A list of the in-room conveniences offered by Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is provided below.

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

Be sure to call ahead to ensure you'll have their amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

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

To view other general amenties at this location, check out the list below:

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

Since the specifics tend to change, it's always best to call with questions if you have your heart set on a particular activity. Visit this page to read our complete article about the specific activities and recreation opportunities offered 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.

Outside of the dining options on-site, guests hoping to find extra culinary variety might also think about some of the area's other local restaurants. Vacationers who stay at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn will find a small handful of restaurants in the vicinity. It can be helpful to know the area's restaurant options, even though Tamboo does have on-site dining. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services here at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn, including the one named below, can help you stay prepared during your time in Puerto Rico.

  • Tour Desk


There are many attractions near Tamboo. Some of the closest attractions include Tres Palmas Marine Reserve and Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Considering this hotel is directly on Sandy Beach, this property is particularly attractive to travelers who prefer to stay on the coast.

Among the closest notable areas to the hotel is Rincón. If your itinerary allows, have a little side trip to a neighboring city and some important attractions along the way.

For our comprehensive article on what's near Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 823-8550

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


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