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Manta Lodge

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Windward Road, Speyside, Tobago
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Ranked #1 of 4 Speyside B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
sls1124 Los Angeles, California
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ten divers spent a week at the Manta Lodge in June and had a fantastic time! Although the resort itself is a little run down, it's charming and cozy. The staff is the best ever, especially Julia and Caressa in the restaurant/bar. They were so lively and fun, not to mention attentive! If you are looking for action this is... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best place ever! The hotel is located at the end of the calm village of Speyside, right by the ocean. I´t is clean and cosy with a nice pool and chilling area and a restaurant. Free wifi. Nice rooms with view over the Atlantic. At first we were staying at another hotel up the hill where I found it a... More

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Bedford, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

My experience with the Manta Lodge was like meeting old friends. A most relaxing and simple experience with stellar vistas of the Carribean and the craggy outcrops. This birds are singing in this tropical hamlet and the island charm takes over. The diving with Sean, who is the proprietor ,and his crew was spellbinding as the condition of the reefs... More

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Pocklington, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

As on previous trips the friendly staff at the Manta Lodge were as helpful and charming as ever, a must go place to go for diving in the Carribean. Hope to be able to get there in the near future, a great alround experience. Well done!

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New Haven, Connecticut
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

A fabulous experience. Great hotel in a quiet beachside community. Right on the beach, walking distance to the few small shops and restaurants in town. Impeccably clean and comfortable. But what really sets it apart is the people. Kathleen and Sean and all the rest of the Manta staff are amazing. They are always willing to go out of their... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

To get a real feel for the beauty and attitude of Tobago head to Speyside and Manta Lodge. If you're a diver its a must but its also a great launching point for anyone who wants to explore the undeveloped eastern end of the island. Pristine empty beaches, rainforest, and amazing views overlooking Speyside beach. I especially enjoyed the sunrises... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We arrived to the Manta Lodge in the evening so had no idea of how beautiful it would be when we woke up in the morning. The lodge sent a driver to retrieve us from the airport and they were very kind to get us so late. It took almost an hour at the customs line so be prepared for... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Manta Lodge Speyside is not a hotel. it's an attitude! If you choose to spend some time there, you'll get a chance to do great diving, meet friendly people and dogs, eat tasty local food and find a little bit of paradise. It's a place with heart and once you're part of it, you never want to go back home!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The Manta Lodge on Tobago was a great get away. Sean Robinson and Kathleen along with their staff and 3 lovable dogs made all 6 in our party feel right at home. Stunning ocean views of Goat Island and the town of Seyspray was very warming. I can not express enough how fabulous all the dives were. Tuli and the... More

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Santa Rosa
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

My Husband and I stayed here to celebrate a milestone birthday, we had the best time. Sean, Kathleen, Clyde, Tooley, Octiva ,Julia and the rest of the family made us feel like family. Our diving experience was the best we have had anywhere, the reefs and fish are the most abundant in all the carribean we are more advanced divers... More

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Address: Windward Road, Speyside, Tobago
Location: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Tobago > Speyside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Manta Lodge 3*
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Also Known As:
Manta Hotel Speyside
Manta Lodge Tobago/Speyside

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The cozy 22 room property may be small, but it still features a number of 'big' amenities - the Green Moray Bar & Restaurant, soft sand beach, full service dive shop, freshwater swimming pool, reading nook with a multi-lingual lending library, endless hiking trails and plenty of room to relax! ... more   less 
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