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  • Excellent89%
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Free Wifi
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Special Price: 20% off room rate
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Special Price: 20% off room rate
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

We stayed at Castara Retreats (Firefly) for 9 nights and loved it! The room, the wiew and the little terrace was perfect for us. Porridge, Jeanell and the rest of the team are very friendly and helpful. We had our best meals in their restaurant...More

Thank heja61
Reviewed 21 March 2016

* All the reviews are accurate. * The Castara team are almost as special as the place. * Castara bay is the best bay on the island. * Do hire a car and explore. Activities that made our stay more special; massage on our first...More

Thank Timmsoclock
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Great accommodation, good bedroom and open air kitchen with a terrace with sea views and plenty of bird life right from your own private terrace.10 minutes walk and you're in the rainforest, and another 10 minutes walk to a very pleasant waterfall where you will...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

After hectic few days of carnival in Trinidad, a visit to Castara Retreats was just what we needed. The property was clean, well maintained and staff friendly. The ocean views are spectacular and the short hike to the waterfall was fun and memorable (be sure...More

2  Thank Vaughn J
Reviewed 5 March 2016

My wife and I have just finished a 10 day stay at Castara Retreats, after really enjoying our time there in 2015. Once again this was an excellent stay on all counts. We again stayed in Hummingbird 1, which is a self-catering hut that has...More

4  Thank Squicker531
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$132 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$132 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hilary S
21 February 2018|
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Response from JoniG | Reviewed this property |
Email Porridge and he will tell you the cost. I know it is more expensive than renting at the airport.
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juliet8182017
12 September 2017|
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Response from Ruby H | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they do - but you may have to pay for the apartment/room full price? This is a super friendly retreat, as is the village, so if you want people to chat to, I don't think Castara or Castara Retreats will disappoint... More
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Pamandjoss
19 April 2016|
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Response from Tuftyhead | Reviewed this property |
Late answer but Thomas Cook have started direct flights from Manchester to Tobago now- brilliant service better than BA we thought, we used it this month-. They return via Barbados so on the homebound flight because the... More
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"Beachscape is excellent and nearest to beach so less steps"
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"Coasthanger has great views and is handy for reception; no air con but good fans. Rainforest has lots of..."
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"Birdsong has a view to the whole bay and fireflies during the night. Shady Mango has a bay view too, but has..."
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