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Golden Thistle Hotel

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Store Bay Road | Crown Point, Scarborough, Tobago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I needed a place to sleep while visiting nearby Pigeon Point to windsurf for a weekend, and with no rooms available at the Kariwak next door, chose the Golden Thistle, after reading various reviews. I arrived around 9.30pm to find the Reception closed and no instructions of what to do. The door I knocked on at random turned out to... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

In this hotel is thieves,from us stolen money and twice,and from our neighbors next door,too.Very bad taste from this hotel.They didnt clean our room for 5 days... Please keep an eye on your MONEY!!!!!

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Such a shame but this place has almost nothing going for it; - booked a pool room and was shown to a room that faced a wall down the side of the hotel. Ended up having to pay and extra $15 to get a pool room. I had no alternative as the surrounding hotels were full. Was told if I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

It was ok. Love the fact that it was very private and quiet. I loved my breakfast. Bathroom was way too small tho and water was way too slow. Pool was ok. Overall it was ok. AC was working descent enough and cable TV was good. I didn't get no wifi tho which was bad cause that's one amenity I... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

The hotel was nothing fancy but it was in a good location. However the towels were stained along with the sheets. Staff was good. But as I said it's nothing fancy if you looking for a quick night or 2 it's good.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I stayed here with my sister, my friend and her family and although I think Tobago is the most beautiful place in the world, this hotel made me want to end my vacation. The rooms were TERRIBLE! The worst I have ever seen. The beds were as hard as rock with dusty linens. The bathroom was the smallest thing with... More 

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Trinidad
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I booked this hotel for four nights for my 9 year old daughter and myself....... only ended up staying one night...was VERY disappointed with the place...the place was not cleaned properly....there were ants all over....dusty, no bed spreads and was told that because the cleaners hadn't come that day when we checked in, I would have to wait til the... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Very nice garden full of birds, quiet and cool. 5 minutes walk from the sea. Nice breakfast and restaurant under the threes. Standard rooms without charm but confortable enough. Materasses could be better and mosquito prevention as well. Highly recommended from two swiss tourists coming for resting after Carnival in Trinidad. The best place we have been in Tobago (10th... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

A convenient location very near the airport and Store Bay beach, but not for light sleepers! Noisy air conditioning plus music that is blasted from speakers facing out to the rooms from the kitchen every morning around 7am, means it is not a restful place. I paid 67 USD a night, which I do not think was great value considering... More 

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Trinidad
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This was my 2nd visit to this establishment, the 1st was over a year ago but I must say the standard of the place has dropped significantly since my last visit. The location is great! Less than 10mins walking from the airport! The beach is about 5mins away with resturants, hang out spots and just about everything close by. Very... More 

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