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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4 of 5 stars
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    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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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My review is not for the hotel's accommodation aspect but instead for its meetings facilities. We recently completed a three-day meeting at Kapok Hotel, utilising their Kayak and Samaan Rooms. The rooms were adequate for our needs and the view of POS was appreciated. Mark from hospitality/restaurant was assigned to us and delivered efficient and responsive service with a smile.... More

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Surrey, UK
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18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

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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18 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

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
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8 helpful votes 8 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
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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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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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*
Number of rooms: 94
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Also Known As:
Kapok Hotel Port Of Spain
Kapok Hotel Trinidad/Port Of Spain

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