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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Checked in yesterday. This was a last minute booking as my usual spot for short stays in Tobago was fully booked. I was silly for not checking the reviews but for the rate i assumed that it would be of a certain minimal standard. Check in was delayed as my husband and i stood at an empty front desk for...

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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

I read the other reviews before I came, and honestly you always see good and bad reviews for all places with often very petty things bringing down the views. Looking at this place I expected some minor issues because let's face it your not paying top dollar. You do get some bonuses such as being 5 minutes walk from the...

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2Thank Mark S
Trinidad and Tobago
Reviewed 22 January 2016

WORST WORST WORST. This hotel... IS DISAPPOINTING!. A large group of friends and I along with 2 babies went to this hotel. The morning of the day we were supposed to arrive at the hotel, the receptionist called us reminding us about our booking. I said yes we will be there. We traveled by ferry from Trinidad to Tobago and...

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3Thank Keneisha T
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Visited this hotel with a friend in July and we just wasn't that impressed. We have to wait about 15-20 minutes for staff to come to the front desk and take us to our room. We decided that the room was okay but as soon as rain began falling heavily the following day it started leaking in the kitchen area.The...

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1Thank annalise g
Port of Spain, Trinidad
Reviewed 10 August 2015

This hotel fell far below my expectation. My flight was delayed and despite me confirming my arrival at the hotel earlier in the day the reception was closed upon my arrival which was after midnight. It took two hours to get onto someone to let me in a room. I would not recommend this hotel.

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5Thank marissa g
Trinidad
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Spent three days at this "so called" hotel. Pros: Great locations: walking distance to the airport, beaches and nightlife. Cons: The room was very dated. The bed was uncomfortable and the sheets were dirty and smelly. There was no warm water in the bathroom. There was no soap provided in the bathroom to wash hands. There was a small fridge...

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2Thank AdventuresofS
Port of Spain, Trinidad
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Paid a visit to the hotel with family in February 2015 and was rather disappointed. At one time this hotel was something to talk about. Now, maintenance has fallen down so that everywhere there are signs of deterioration if not dilapidation. A visit to the pool found it closed. Furniture and furnishings are somewhat decrepit. You better bring your own...

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1Thank neverdirty2
toronto
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights..sleeping on old spongy pillows made our eyes and face swollen the next morning. Used the stove and it blew up from behind burning my arm and leg.there was a hole in the door. Cold water in kitchen didn't work...bugs were in the room all over every night. Checking was suppose to be ready at 2pm but...

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2Thank veesha
Port of Spain, Trinidad
Reviewed 23 May 2015

The hotel was getting old and pool was closed, but Mark and Jeal was friendly and had good hospitality. Even I arrived early, they gave the room without extra fee. I enjoyed their parrot and humming birds and other birds. It was not so far from Store Bay, less than 10 minutes by walk.

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3Thank bonnemaman5656
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

Facilities aren't great granted, but I didn't personally travel 10 hours in a plane just to sit in a resort by the pool with a load of other English people - if you want that type of holiday, go to Spain or Greece IMO. The best feature is definitely the fantastic management. Michael is a lovely chap if you get...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Golden Thistle Hotel

Address: Store Bay Road, Crown Point, Tobago
Region: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Tobago > Crown Point
Price Range: $71 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Golden Thistle Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Thistle Scarborough
Scarborough Thistle
Golden Thistle Hotel Tobago/Crown Point
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“A peaceful scenic place”
 of 5 bubbles ElyciaPrice, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front to me are better as the pool is in the middle and may be noisier”
 of 5 bubbles kathycG960FX, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Only go to the this hotel if you are in dire need of a place to stay”
 of 5 bubbles keneishat2016, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else instead.”
 of 5 bubbles DKS2015A, 12 May 2015 | Read review
“Pool rooms may offer better darkness for sleeping at night.”
 of 5 bubbles rond774, 27 Mar 2015 | Read review
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