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Rock View Lodge

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2.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Annai, Guyana
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights on a bird watching holiday. What to say in addition to the great bird watching particularly the Burrowing Owl. It truly is an oasis in the outback. Beautifully layed out, great accomodation, tasty food (much grown on site) and drink, especially the rum punches/ caiparinia with home roasted cashew nuts. Everybody was charming and helpful and... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Stayed two nights at Rock View and enjoyed the entire stay. The owner, Colin Edwards, lives on the property and goes out of his way to be a gracious host. All the meals are included and the food was excellent. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. The grounds are well kept. They grow most of their vegetables and have... More 

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Friday Harbor, Washington
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157 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Unfortunately, we only stayed here one night. It really deserves two or three nights - either during the middle and/or at the end of any tour of the Rupununi. Collin Edwards the proprietor has carved out a wonderful spot in the northern Rupununi. It is adjacent to the Anai airfield which makes it very convenient. This is a small airfield... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Rock view is a little bit if luxury in the Rupununi. The pool was just right for a nice dip. The food was excellent and all the staff were very efficient. The setting is great and very conveniently situated if you fly in or out of Annai. There's plenty to see if you stay for a day or two.

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Rock View lodge was the worst place we stayed in Guyana. Yes it may have good food and more comfort than some of the other lodges but the attitude of the owner Colin (he is English), to his staff was disgusting. He treats them like dirt. He also condones the idea that having wild animals as pets is OK (he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

What a 24 hours at this great place. Wish I had more. From the time I arrived to the time I departed I felt I was a part of an ongoing mission by Colin and the people of Rock View. Dinner was an event and not a meal. Great food and wonderful conversations that took me back in time and... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Colin his staff and family couldn't have made us more welcome. Paradise is the word I would use to describe Rock View. The food was excellent and the setting perfect. Would love to return one day. My wife wanted to bring Hendricks back to the UK.

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Perth, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Owner Colin and his family made us very welcome and looked after us extremely well. Travelling in the interior of Guyana can be a little hard going at times and Rock View provided some much needed comfort and a lovely swimming pool to cool off in! The bedrooms are comfortable and nicely decorated. The lodge grounds are a green oasis,... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
29 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We stayed at this establishment as part of a Birdwatching holiday. The welcome that we received from the charming Colin and his family and staff was quite a surprise, a very English affair with pre-dinner drinks and super cuisine at dinner. Many preserves and hot sauces made locally available. Good breakfast with homemade preserves, lovely. The rooms were comfortable but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Hendricks drove us around and was a nice chap, but we found Rock View (after Karanambu Loodge and Atta Rainforest Lodge) a little disappointing. Good for seeing humming birds but lacked the real adventure feeling of other places. The bathroom smelt a bit funny too. Otherwise the room was very pleasant with a lovely verandah.

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Address: Annai, Guyana
Location: Guyana > Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo > Annai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rock View Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Rock View Lodge Guyana/Annai

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