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Playa del Este Resort

13 3/4 Mile Post | Toco Main Road, Salybia, Trinidad
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Trinidad and Tobago
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff at this resort were so helpful and warm. My cousin had special needs and they went out of their way to accommodate her. They did it in such a manner that we did not even feel like we were imposing. The facilities are nice. Not luxurious ....but everything you need for a lovely weekend at the beach. Everything... More 

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trinidad
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The drive to Playa was relaxing & smooth except for sum bumpy roads by the quarry.The check in time was at 2pm.The checking in process was quick & efficient.the staff personnel showed the directions to the room and provided a tour of the room.The room had standard key access, something you dont see in modern facilities.The room had 3 beds... More 

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Trinidad
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on the most recent reviews, i was skeptical about visiting this hotel, even though we had booked our room about a month in advance, and i wanted to cancel. But when we arrived, we were greeted by a pleasant lady in the reception area, and, even though we arrived 2 hours before check-in, we were invited to stay and... More 

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Trinidad
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first heard about this place on radio during Carnival 2015 when they were advertising for their Fete. I looked them up on Facebook and liked the pics I saw. Couple months later I messaged them on FB for prices and then was told to contact them on their website or call to make a booking. I submitted a request... More 

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Trinidad
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Firstly, let me start off by saying that I paid for two nights, but was so disappointed that I only stayed five hours, from 2pm to 7pm. When I arrived at the gate, the security didn't even look up, but opened the gate. I could've been Jack the Ripper for all she knew. I got to reception; and for the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Do not visit this terrible "resort". I have nothing good or even acceptable to report about this hotel and genuinely don't believe the good reviews. (for example the hammocks being a good idea...there are around 20 rammed in next to each other and you can't see the sea because of the horrible plastic cover over the area). We arrived around... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Great food, friendly and courteous staff. The ocean view room was well appointed although the bathroom was on the small side, but, then again, the idea is to be out of the room for the most part. Two of the three pools were operational ( the third being under repairs ) and the sprawling estate was beautiful to walk and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Food was great, staff was friendly. However, the rooms could have been more modern. We stayed in an Ocean view that was obstructed by the front of the hotel. This is the most expensive room there, but I don't think it was worth it. The hotel could be much better with some minor repairs. The room didn't impress me.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Stayed at the playa del este for 2 nights, went for a retreat with my church. Let me start of by saying that my wife and I had a great time, the food was good as well. Customer service great. However, the place needs serious updating. Though the room was clean, it was very low on quality. Would I go... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

A group of friends got together for a relaxing weekend of fellowship at this hotel, spa, restaurant. It's a couple of hours from Port of Spain along the typical narrow winding Trinidad road. Definitely was worth it to hire a driver and van for the trip for part of the group. The price for our rooms included three meals a... More 

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