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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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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

While we were only able to be at Cuffie River Nature Retreat for a day, it stands in our memory as a truly wonderful experience. On a typically warm and sunny Tobago day, we were treated to a gourmet meal that was among the very best in our lives -- and we have traveled to many fine places. The owner... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We had a wonderful stay in march. Regina and her staff made us feel very welcome and comfortable. Fantastic stay in the rain forest with hummingbirds everywhere. Great food, service and stay. Thanks Regina! 😊

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We didn't stay though would have liked to. We took a morning birding tour, swam in the pool and enjoyed excellent lunch. This isn't just a place for birds it is a quiet retreat in the midst of Tobago. If you are not keen on beach resorts stay here and use as a base to explore Tobago. It is tranquil;... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

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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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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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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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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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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