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The Fort Cottage

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Very good
18 reviews
Street View of the Fort Cottage
Bedroom 2 - with queen sized bed and en suite bathroom
Living Room
Bedroom 1 - 2 full sized beds
Beautiful blooms
Fully equipped kitchen
Hammocks
Breakfast nook
Cozy reading nook
View of Scarborough from the back porch.
Sunset view from historic Fort King George - just a short stroll away...
Holiday lights
View of side deck
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Scarborough, Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago
Welcome to the Fort Cottage. We hope you enjoy your time here in our historic home in this old Tobago neighbourhood. This house and yard once hosted a tobacco processing operation and a chicken farm. It has survived generations of children, the devastating hurricane Flora in 1962, and several earthquakes. The property was recently renovated and all modern conveniences were installed but it maintains all the charm of its 150 year history from its vaulted ceilings to its creaking floors.
Its night-time view over the port of Scarborough may be brighter but it’s not hard to get lost in time looking at the brood of resident chickens foraging for fare in the large backyard or cooling down under the old fashioned outdoor rain-head shower. Fruit trees abound; there’s always something in season at the Fort Cottage – mango, sapodilla, cashew, avoca...
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Listing #FKN6815251
About the Owner
Glenn G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fort Cottage is an impressively located home engaging the senses of a unique and authentic Caribbean residence of former times. If you are a visitor who grew up in the Caribbean, this house will remind you of past times visiting your grandmother. There is a...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed November 18, 2017

This beautiful and cosy house has been owned by the Goddard family for generations. It is full of charm of the past with all modern conveniences, such as TV and Wifi, hot water showers, aircondition, washer and dryer, and of course a fully equipped kitchen,...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2017

My fiance and I often run away to tobago and Fort Cottage was a beautiful contrast to the excessively modern & reputed places we have stayed. The home away from home feel was beautiful, the fruit trees, the breeze, the peace and quiet is very...More

Thank RyGrecia
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Secure Parking
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Please see additional Health, Safety, Security and Environment rules provided.
Bathrooms
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    1 Queen
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C$78
US$60
C$392
US$300
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How to get there
Airport: ANR Robinson Airport (TAB) : 10.0 km
Ferry: Scarborough Port : 1.0 km
A few international flights fly directly to Tobago but most connections are made through Trinidad. Connections to Tobago are frequent on Caribbean Airlines with several 20 min flights daily but they get booked quickly. US$45.

The ferry from Trinidad is about UD$10 and takes 2.5 hours. Motion sickness tablets are recommended.

From the airport in Tobago, take Claude Noel Hwy and make a right on Calderhall Rd South, which is two exits past the main Scarborough exit. If you past Dwight Yorke Stadium you've gone to far. Follow Calderhall Road toward Fort George. Make sure you stay on Calderhall Rd. The house is on the right 3 buildings from the end of Calderhall Rd. between a THA office and an empty lot.
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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