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Hostal El Rintintin

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

El Rintintin is a great hostal/casa/ located in the historic UNESCO zone near the Plaza de Armas. This hostal is within walking distance of many restaurants, museums, and markets making them a great place to experience the best of Trinidad. We found the hostal online...More

Thank FindingAwesome
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Friendly staff, simple room, quite small, but adequate. No room for suitcases, basic bathroom. Great rooftop patio/ bar / restaurant. Simple but location good. Not what we are used to here in North America, but they are trying and we enjoyed the staff and Trinidad...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is a extremely overrated restaurant. We order fish and meat and none of both dishes were tasty. Not recommended! Extremely expensive for what they are offering. The good thing is the terrace but I wouldn't eat here. Just a drink!

Thank Lucía R
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The Hostel is nearby the city center and the staff is amazing. I think it is the best choice in Trinidad. The hostel has a Terrace with a wonderful view of the plaza mayor. There is also free wifi for all guests. Last but not...More

Thank Gamona
Reviewed 4 May 2016

We stayed at Hostal Elrintintin for 3 nights in March 2016 and it was a terrific stay. Mariela, the owner is very friendly and accommodating and all the staff and really nice. The building itself is right near the main square so very well located....More

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US$28 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$28 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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The trip advisor map is correct. The hostal is on the corner and one block from the center square. Very convenient for walking to the center of town. The rooms are very basic, and food in the restaurant not great, but... More
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"In the 2nd casa, ask for the room on the top floor. It has rooftop terrace, too!"
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"All rooms are good, but the ones on the second floor are a bit more comfortable and brighter"
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"The left room upstairs is a bit quieter. The right room gets a bit street noise."
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"If there's more than 3 of you make sure you get one of the larger rooms upstairs."
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