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Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre

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| Richmond Vale, Chateaubelair, P3E 2L9, St. Vincent
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Skien, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very special place, a hidden gem. It is a academy connected to the NGO Humana people to people. Besides studies they also run the hiking center. They have very simple, but clean, rooms. The "luxury" rooms have bathroom en suite. You can make your own food, but it is better to pay a very small fee to... More 

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Hello Jeanette, thanks so much for your very positive review. We were glad to host you again and enjoy the pleasure of your company. We look forward to your stay again next time. More 

Cologne, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay there over the chrismas day and enjoy hiking on the vulcano, the stunning view over the bay, the fantastic sunset, the quiteness and the chrismas dinner. We stay in a private double room with bath. The accomodation were simple, but very clean, beds are comfortable and bathroom was complet new and the rooms were fresh renovated. This is... More 

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Hi Angelika and Maren, thanks for your review. It was nice having you here during Christmas and that you liked the new rooms and enjoyed the volcano hike. We're happy you will come here again. All the best! More 

Trelleborg, Sweden
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It´s a very nice place to stay at, wonderful surroundings, nice and engaged people at the Academy and nice local food served. An excellent hike to the volcano with a good guide. A beautiful beach close by for swim, snorkeling, diving.

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Thank 51492016
Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Hello Sven and Lotta, thanks for a nice review and coming to staying here with us again. We enjoyed your company and we're also happy you enjoyed your stay. See you next year! More 

Bequia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed staying at Richmond Vale. Good value for money, meals were tasty and all locally sourced. We took a boat trip to the Falls of Baleine and swam in the waterfall pool which we had all to ourselves. Our daughter loved to see the pigs and we all loved the nature and to see all the fresh fruit... More 

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Great value for your money, stayed in a private double with bathroom. Sitting area in front of room with views to the ocean. Meals are tasty and very affordable with great hosts. A bit of a drive from the airport so plan to stay a few days and hike the local trails including La Soufrière or scuba dive. Free wifi.

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Quiet, amazing view. A goog place to spend the night before hikink la soufriere or falls of baleine. Clean room with fan. Good food, more then enough and tasty. Nice place to discover local cultures, fruit trees and plant. 5minutes walk to the beach.

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your kind review. We're happy to have you and your family staying here and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. Joyeux Noël! More 

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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

You come here for some nature time. It's literally at the end of the road! If you go by public transportation, do tell them that you go to the richmond academy, we ended up walking more than an our under the rain because we stopped at the last village… The place is very simple, no extra but the rooms have... More 

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review, Ketsia. We're glad to have you stay here and that you enjoyed the surroundings and the diving. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Looking for an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Your search ends here! Nestled in the verdant foothills of the Soufriere Volcano in Richmond, just past the sleepy village of Chateaubelair, (no you're not in Virginia, USA anymore) the Richmond Vale Academy is utopia as you like it. Organised activities such as horseback riding, diving and hiking... More 

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, Wendy. It was such a pleasure to host you here and we're glad you had a great time. See you again soon! More 

East Haddam, Connecticut
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

We've just arrived in St. Vincent a couple of days ago, and our first night was spent here. Oh the trek to get here from the airport... It was quite a distance but completely worth it. We were greeted by David who so graciously saved us a delicious dinner. He joined us for dinner and had a wonderful conversation with... More 

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Thank you Heather and Charles for your wonderful review. We're glad you enjoyed your time here and we look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

Vancouver, Canada
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79 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

I spent three days here, doing hiking and swimming and greatly enjoyed it. The setting on the flanks of Mt. Soufriere is stunning with the jungle all around. I hiked the volcano with Franklin and went into the crater. Although I almost always go on solo hikes I would not have found this trail without a guide. The trail is... More 

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Jesper F, Manager at Richmond Vale Diving & Hiking Centre, responded to this review

Hi Lesly, thanks for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and to host you here. We also appreciate your suggestions, which are always welcome. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. More 

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