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7 French St | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Ranked #14 of 34 Port of Spain B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

If you don't want to spend a lot of money this is a great place to stay. Helpful staff, nice restaurants close by. I'd come again. You can get to wherever you want to go in Port of Spain from here without too much difficulty and the rent cars as well.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

These are the positive reasons of this ON BUDGET HOTEL. 1. Room is very clean. 2. T.V. has more than 150 channels. 3. staff is amazingly helpful with Info about the area or some good tips. 4.This place is a good Hotel for a short stay or if you are on budget because all other Hotels are very expensive and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013 via mobile

Stayed there one night. The room was simple but sufficient to meet all your needs. A/C being the most important. It was quaint and satisfying. The room was pretty clean and everything else was good for the cheap price in its location. $65 us is what we paid. At night they locked the front gate and had a security guard.... More

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Seattle
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

I'm giving the Melbourne Inn a five-star rating because it is a great place to stay if you're looking for something in the budget range. I wouldn't give it five stars if I were stacking it against some of the other hotels in Port of Spain, however, I found it to be one of the better budget places I've ever... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

the Melbourne inn was a very lovely place to stay i speed one night with my husband an it was sweet . the place was very very clean an the staff was helpful the night is very came i will like to go back as soon as i can love it

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New York City, New York
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10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

When I first arrived at Melbourne Inn, I wanted to check out and relocate to another hotel. I was given a room that would not really lock and felt like I was living in whack accommodations - however, this was only because I arrived at 1:00 am or so and I was provided the only room the late night security... More

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
39 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

HOW I found this hotel :- I am a world traveler and am always staying in hotels in my travels. For this particular visit, I was staying overnite in Trindad before catching a onward flight to my main destination. This meant a stay of about 12-13 hours. I clearly did not want to spend too much money for 12-13 hours.... More

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Castries, St. Lucia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

If you are on a budget, this is the perfect Guest House for you. Clean, comfortable and smells very fresh - even the washrooms. You meet Cornel, a very businesslike person - but very informative and helpful. Bunny on the night shift - will ensure you have all the connections you need for a barber, a taxi, nite life, food... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

i've stopped here a couple of times. it is basic but good. in a good part of town. near to cricket and lots of bars and restaurants. reasonably priced, clean and helpful staff. i WILL return!

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Houston, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2010

The Melbourne [--] is only ½ block from Ariapita Street, has a more welcoming feel than nearby La Calypso, with an open, visible reception area, a gate but no massive locks, lots of tourist info, breakfast served for a 25TT charge, about $4, and seems friendly. Prices are comparable, maybe $5 higher, about $55 single with AC and bath. It... More

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Address: 7 French St | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
Location: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad > Port of Spain
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Also Known As:
Melbourne Hotel Port Of Spain
Melbourne Inn Trinidad/Port Of Spain

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