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Cuffie River Nature Retreat and Eco-Lodge

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Moriah, Tobago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful property and the modern hotel located there are a great place for basing your Tobago birding adventure. The wonderful local food served is an added pleasure. Be aware that there is no air conditioning and no screens on the windows or doors. So you sleep under a fan with the French doors open to the balcony. Nature surrounds... More 

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Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

What an amazing experience!! Regina and Earl was a sent from Heaven to nourish their guest. The rooms are immaculate and the space is to die for. You truly go there for relaxing especial if you coming from a rat race big city. Regina is like Mother Earth she's feed you well and plentiful. I just adore her and husband.... More 

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Romsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

If you are looking for peace and quiet in beautiful surroundings this is the perfect spot. Food all home cooked is delicious with set meal times. Hummingbirds and motmots abound along with geckos in the evenings. Swimming pool lovely. If you want to explore further afield you will need a car or to take an organised trip.

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Silver City, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We spent 2 weeks in Guyana, Trinidad, and Tobago. Cuffie River was the last of 6 destinations, and it was a perfect way to wrap up a fascinating nature/discovery trip. Regina and her staff worked hard to create a warm, welcoming, no-stress atmosphere. The grounds are beautiful while remaining remote and natural. In the lodge and rooms they offer the... More 

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London England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Peace, quiet, tranquillity - pristine rainforest views from every balcony, hummingbirds, motmots, woodpeckers, tanagers, bananaquits all busy round the feeders - sometimes the only sound was the whirring of the hummingbirds' wings! Such a wonderful setting, surrounded by forest, river down below for walks to see rufous tailed jacamars, herons and cool your feet in the clear streams! Cool off... More 

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Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This is a gem! The location, the rooms, the service, the food! We went to Cuffie for the amazing birding and were treated to amazing views of such hard to spot birds as the Potoo and Nighthawks. Not to mention the array of daytime birds. The owner has created a peaceful world of comfort in the wild. Desmond, the lodge's... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This place does not have the huge number of birds that Asa Wright has, but I think I liked it even better. It was really quiet & peaceful. The lady that runs it is great & the food she cooks is quite good & traditional. We had a 2nd floor room that was plenty large & featured a private little... More 

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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40 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed our 3 nights at this lovely place. Food was super (thank you kitchen staff), rooms were spacious and hospitality was gracious. The Bird life was prolific, and the swimming pool very welcome. Regina was a perfect hostess. Thoroughly recommended.

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Cambridge-Narrows, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Just came back a week ago from this peaceful paradise in the rainforest. What a wonderful time we had. The best place to stay in Tobago if you want to see birds all around and get away from everything. For wildlife photographers and nature lovers, it's heaven on earth. You get up with orange-winged Parrots, blue-crowned Motmots, crested Oropendulas, (we... More 

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39 reviews 39 reviews
35 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Highly recommended. Unless you insist on being on the water, this is the place to stay in Tobago, particularly for birders. An out-of-the-way location surrounded by forest, with great birding from your balcony. Very comfortable rooms and excellent food. No mosquitos!

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