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Kapok Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16-18 Cotton Hill | St. Clair, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Ranked #5 of 21 hotels in Port of Spain
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Surrey, UK
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Kapok is close to the Savannah park, across 9 floors, with a small outdoor pool and two good restaurants. The staff were all very helpful and the rooms clean and well-equipped. Breakfast in the Tiki restaurant on the 9th floor is ok but there isn't a lot of choice - the fruit and juices in particular have room for... More

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Trinidad and Tobago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been having dinner at Tiki Village restuarant over 20 years now. Food is always of a high standard and accomodation is very comfortable. From our seated table we are able to take in all the fireworks display in the Queen's Park Savannah on August 31st year after year

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the title of this review states... This hotel exceeded my expectations. The lobby is modern, clean and open. When we went up to the second floor, the atmosphere changed. The hallway was drab and looked old. At that moment, I started to reconsider the hotel choice. However, when I got into my room, I was pleasantly surprised to see... More

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Tortola, British Virgin Islands
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will start off by saying that the Kapok Hotel was not my first choice of hotel when I knew that I would be visiting Trinidad for a wedding. I wanted to stay at the Hyatt. But, this hotel was the hotel of choice of the bride for her overseas guests and it was conveniently located close to where the... More

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Stayed for two nights. Check-in was good - friendly, professional and courteous. Everything else - room, restaurant, overall service was "meh". I especially didn't appreciate the hostile service from the waitress in the restaurant. Check-out was bad (e.g, was double charged and had to spend hours with credit card company trying to fix the mess, and wasn't even thanked for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My family and I stayed at the Kapok hotel while we vacationed in Trinidad and the experience was amazing. The staff was so friendly and professional. The room, gym, and pool area were clean. The food at the Kava restaurant was absolutely delicious and the service was prompt. I recommend anyone to visit the Kapok hotel and I will definitely... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My stay here was wonderful, excellent customer service and delicious food on the 8th floor, beautiful views, and yummy pizza from room service. The pool was also lovely (small but nice). Very modern, great location.

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Great location. Friendly staff. The restaurant at the top of the hotel is one of the finest I have ever been to in terms of great quality of food and drinks.the bedroom is nice comfortable bed clean toilet. Comes with a mini fridge that you can purchase drinks and store there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

Very helpful staff, bar and restaurant were hugely welcoming and the owner is both warm and keen to have feedback. Everyone from the room cleaners to reception and serving staff were unfailingly polite, cheerful and engaging. Nothing was too much trouble. A marvellous two week business stay - I would return without hesitation.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I decided to just relax and choose this hotel to do so. I called and made a reservation upon reaching the hotel i realized that the reservation was not in the system even after the person who i made the reservation with called to confirm. The situation was rectified but we got a very small room and was informed that... More

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Address: 16-18 Cotton Hill | St. Clair, Port of Spain, Trinidad
Location: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad > Port of Spain
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Kapok Hotel 3*
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