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Kapok Hotel

3.0 of 5 16-18 Cotton Hill | St. Clair, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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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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Medellin, Colombia
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158 reviews 158 reviews
52 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My bedroom was at best tatty and in need of renovation. The corridors outside looked as if some attempt had been made to make them look more contemporary by the addition of some wall lights but the overall result was drab. There on a weekend much seemed closed. No bar for example, no (outside) laundry service. If your suit needed... More 

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Lecheria, Venezuela
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56 reviews 56 reviews
51 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Kapok 1 night during carnival season when we were unable to get a room at one of the hotel chains we normall prefer. Felt the room was extremely poor value for the cost. Our room was like an airport hotel room, claustrophobia-inducing small and with no window! We squeezed one suitcase in the closet and the other on... More 

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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently returned from my 6 day stay at the Kapok. Some of the rooms are in need of an upgrade and bathroom maintenance. Aside from a few broken items in the room that I stayed in, it was comfortable. The daily buffet breakfast had a wide variety to choose from. I would suggest reviewing how the food is being... More 

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Vaughan, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel in Jan 2015 and found it to be very clean and convenient located near the Savannah. The staff was really friendly and help with organizing cabs. We had booked 2 rooms and unfortunately they were not next to each other. The breakfast was good but more variety would have been nice. The WiFi was included... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Good location and nice view of Port of Spain from the breakfast restaurant on the 8th floor. The room was very basic and could be cleaner. For me the bed wasn't very comfortable either. Reception staff weren't friendly nor very helpful. The breakfast was good but it lack a bit of variety.

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New York
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The location is very good for accessing all parts of Port of Spain. The lobby, café, 8th floor restaurant, and pool area are nicely appointed and meet the standard. The hallways, elevators, and other residential common elements, are disappointing, and ruin what would otherwise be a refreshingly nice hotel. The room is basic with nice bedding and minimal styling. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I stayed at the Kapok for a week on business in November. I was very pleased with my stay. I found all of the employees I encountered to be professional and friendly. I had the opportunity to dine at Tiki Village (8th floor) and Kava (ground floor) and both had a nice atmosphere, large selection, and most importantly tasty food.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Arrived at 2pm, checked in and went up to the room only to realize housekeeping was still there, the room was dirty. Front desk said they were going to try and switch the room only to reach downstairs and be told there are no available rooms with double beds and we had to wait another 30mins in addition to 45mins... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

While some of the rooms are quite simple, they are functional, very clean, comfortable, have great views from the Savannah side and essentially are perfect for those on the move. You can of course upgrade. The hotel is perfectly positioned to either get into or out of POS. The staff are outstanding at all levels, very friendly, caring and all... More 

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Kingston, Saint Andrew, Jamaica
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

i stayed in a single room, it was comfortable , a bit basic. the front desk staff are very caring and want to make sure you are confortable the breakfast included in the rate is very basic, needs some improvement

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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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