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Maracas Bay Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Maracas Bay, Trinidad
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Ranked #62 of 82 Trinidad B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Maracas bay is a great place to relax. Nice beach, good swimming. All sorts of Bake and Shark restaurants. This hotel is well situated and was probably really nice when it was opened. Whoever owns it now doesn't really seem interested. The restaurant is usually empty, so is the bar, the grounds were well kept but it's hard to find... More

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Trincity
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

i stayed there on the 22nd March 2014. this property is so horrible nothing works, no service bathroom horrible. this property needs very much to be upgraded. for the price you pay. no one around to assist you. the locks do not work properly. breakfast is terrible. bathroom need lots of work. no tv

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

This place is located in the best side of town overlooking the Caribbean Sea. The beds are the most comfortable beds I had slept in during my entire stay in Trinidad and Tobago. The only two issues were that the place is outrageously overpriced and not good value. The nasty nasty attitude of the Indian woman who I believe was... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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76 reviews 76 reviews
18 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Firstly it costs 60USD one way from the airport to get here which takes about an hour 15minutes. The receptionist that "greeted" us never once smiled and said of course there is wifi although there wasn't. For 550 TT a night, this place could offer a lot more. The beach is alright; good access to the local Bake & Shark... More

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Kingston, Saint Andrew, Jamaica
1 review
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Please BEWARE MY FRIENDS, DON'T BE THEIR NEXT VICTIM !!!!!!! Permit me to share my story so that this would not happen to you. I was staying at the above hotel to attend a nearby party, and the biggest mistake that I ever made was to carry along my expensive electronic device. On the evening of my arrival, I did... More

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New York City, New York
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

A Room was booked at this Maracas Hotel since we were attending a Fete in the area.On leaving the Hotel one of my friends discovered that his new Prada shoes that he bought for US$400.00 was missing.A report to the Manager on duty advised that we should have reported that the Room door was not locking properly. . I AM... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

Location is great, but expect rough seas from November to April. The hotel was almost empty, and still we have been charged the maximum fare. Rooms are not that new, but they are clean. We were told breakfast is included, but eventually had to pay for it. Much better can be found for half the price.

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Lexington, Virginia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

At my dream hotel, you can lie in bed & hear the waves crashing on the beach. Maracas Bay Hotel fits the bill. Every room has a private balcony & there's a small screened window that lets in the soothing sound of waves crashing. The beds were firm and comfortable, the AC unit was new. The only item I would... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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15 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Since it is pretty much the only game in town I can understand how they get away charging so much. However, the staff was rude and acted as if they would prefer we were not there. The room was adequate, but poorly maintained. The included breakfast was bacon, eggs, toast, coffee or tea. If you wanted juice it was extra.... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

After spending the day at Maracas bay we decided to spend 2 more days. We booked in at Maracas Bay Resort and the expereince was very good. We walked to the beach and felt safe. The breakfast was great and the hotel staff was very pleasant and helpful.. I will go back there anytime.

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Address: Maracas Bay, Trinidad
Location: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Maracas Bay Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Maracas Bay Trinidad
Maracas Bay Hotel Trinidad, Trinidad And Tobago
Hotel Maracas Bay

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