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Sea Shells Vacation Villas

3.5 of 5 Villa   |   P.O. Box 498 | Scarborough, Tobago
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Sea Shells Vacation Villas
Ranked #45 of 88 Specialty lodging in Tobago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I highly recommend the Seashell Villas. We stayed after Carnival for 3 nights in 130. We were 2 couples and 2 singles. The house was super cute and clean with enough space for all of us. The upstairs balcony was the perfect place for breakfast and dinner and the kitchen was equipped with plenty of dishes and cooking utensils that... More

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

May family stayed at villa 178 from 25 June to 6 July 2013. There are many villas that look the same but just in different lovely tropical colors. The neighborhood is okay with the exception of one area walking distance to these villas. The location of these villas are perfect as it is close to fast food eating places as... More

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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

Looks charming from the outside but this is very misleading. Layout does not flow as the kitchen is located upstairs along with 2 bedrooms and the living room and 1 more bedroom are downstairs. The surrounding swamp causes huge mosquito infestations in the evening so you are forced to stay indoor. The only positive was the cook that came every... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

This property was rented on my behalf by my University friend who was getting married in Tobago in November 2011. I was a bridesmaid and I travelled all the way from the UK to Tobago for the wedding. From the onset on arriving at the place, I realised that it was smaller than was advertised- actually quite congested and claustrophobic.... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

We stayed at Sea shell villa #126 early in 2012 with friends for the most amazing week long vacation! The villa was absolutely gorgeous with all of the amenities of home surrounded by the lush tropical landscaping, beautiful wildlife, and clean ocean air!! The neighborhood itself is well maintained and clean, and the villa is perfect for families to enjoy... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

We stayed at Sea Shells in villa 126 in January 2012 for a week. The house was beautiful, the backyard garden was idyllic with a mangrove forrest behind the property. We especially enjoyed the private pool and full kitchen. The beach was very close and we twice bought fresh seafoood (shark and lobster), and loved cooking it at the house... More

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10 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

Our group booked with the Villas of Tobago and we were assigned villa # 133. Upon arrival the superficial surroundings were decent but as we examined more closely this was not really the case. The downstairs bathroom hadn't been cleaned, the shower stall was moldy and the sink had mildew. We actually had to call the housekeeper back to clean... More

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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2011

We (party of 4) stayed at villa 178 and i must say it was wonderful! Our housekeeper Jennifer was pleasant, very friendly and accommodating. The rooms were clean, the downstairs bar needed a little updating...otherwise everything was great. It was very close to the beach and other eating places. Has everything you need, plates, glasses, washer, dryer etc. The only... More

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Portland, Oregon
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2011

We rented the Seashell villa 130; but we had a last minute medical emergency that prevented us from going on our trip. We contacted the Caribbean Estates Land & Villas rental agency and told them about our situation. At first they were sympathetic but in the end they ended up not giving us any refund and we had paid the... More

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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2009

We stayed at this villa for 3 days as a 'chill out' after carnival which was well needed. The grounds and pool were beautiful and well maintained. The villa itself was a little dated, with small rooms, which would have been an issue if we were staying for a longer period of time. The location was perfect with both Pigeon... More

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Additional Information about Sea Shells Vacation Villas

Address: P.O. Box 498 | Scarborough, Tobago
Location: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Tobago
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sea Shells Vacation Villas 3.5*
Also Known As:
Sea Shells Vacation Villas Hotel Tobago
Sea Shells Vacation Villas Tobago, Trinidad And Tobago

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