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Habitation Tendacayou

Matouba, Deshaies 97126, Guadeloupe
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Habitation Tendacayou
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bergen, Norway
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Tendacayou We stayed three nights in Cabine de Dimitri, super charming and very cosy jungle style tree house. The house is composed of four wooden sheds; one of them constructed round a large mango-tree, this particular shed has a rooftop veranda under treetop, with two sun-chairs and a Japanese style bathtub. The other sheds contain kitchen, bedroom and bathroom/entrance.The decoration... More

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Tendacayou971, Responsable relations publiques at Habitation Tendacayou, responded to this review

Dear customers, Thank you for sharing your feelings. Our cottages are open to nature so her noises are indeed present on the night . As you mentioned the cottages are works of art and also the work of a lifetime, which amply justifies the price of a 4 stars hostel that we do not practice elsewhere. The restaurant offers upscale... More

St. Thomas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

My husband and I just finished our 4 night stay at this sweet and charming hotel. The hotel is located up in the hills of Basse Terre, a short drive from Deshaies (Dee-Ay), and offers several unique cottages, or bungalows (as they call them). We stayed in La Mamoune, which provided for a beautiful view of the sunset over the... More

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Tendacayou971, Responsable commercial at Habitation Tendacayou, responded to this review

Dear customers, We thank you for sharing your experience Tendacayou. We are so glad you enjoyed your holidays in Tendacayou and we look forward to welcoming you again, More

Santa Barbara, California
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

It had been several years since our last stay at Tendacayou and we were delighted to find that it's still a magical place to spend a few days. The open-air bungalows are gorgeous (some are in the trees...our favorite, Mamoune, is not...the gardens are amazing, the restaurant remains excellent, and the spa, added since our last visit, is beautiful. Very... More

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Tendacayou971, Responsable commercial at Habitation Tendacayou, responded to this review

Dear Customer We are so glad to have you delighted when you were back at Tendacayou We strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank you for taking the time to share your Tendacayou experience, We will make sure to seduce you again on your next stay ! We hope to welcome you again soon, More

Aspen, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

MY wife and stayed here two nights after our sailing tip and it was a great way to wind down before heading back to Miami. The spa is amazing and the restaurant was a nice bonus. For those that need A/C to sleep--this place is NOT for you. Open air bungalows with mosquito nets. The owners have spend years collecting... More

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Tendacayou971, Responsable commercial at Habitation Tendacayou, responded to this review

Dear customers, We thank you for sharing your experience Tendacayou. Indeed our Spa is the ideal one last note to a sea voyage. We are glad you enjoyed this trip with us. we look forward to welcoming you again, More

Santa Barbara, California
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

My husband and I have stayed at Tendacayou twice and can't wait to return in May '13. The bungalows are amazingly created and crafted, the views are spectacular, and the restaurant is excellent. Everything is open-air, and there's no air conditioning in the bungalows, but the altitude and breezes make it very comfortable. Nobody speaks English there, but if you... More

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Tendacayou971, Responsable commercial at Habitation Tendacayou, responded to this review
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Chers clients, Merci d'avoir partagé votre expérience Tendacayou. Il est dommage que vous n'ayez pas profité du spa car il... More

St Barthelemy, FWI
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

A beautiful tropical setting, with adorable doll houses, some up in the trees, some bright and colorfull on the ground. The decoration is ecclectic and suprising but it all comes together beautifully. U have to love nature to sleep there, because it feels as if you were sleeping with the birds. We felt like kids again, having to cross a... More

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Knokke-Heist, België
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

We did not stay in the hotel Tendacayou, but had dinner twice in the restaurant La Poisson Rouge, and me and my wife both enjoyed a spa treatment. We had dinner there twice in a row, on friday and saturday (pitty they were not open every day, but that's a choice we respect)... It was very good, one of the... More

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Toulouse, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2012

Tendacayou is one of the very-few very-special spots, in Guadeloupe and elsewhere in the world. Their website shows very well the incredible creativity and fun the owners must have had in building a place full of vibrant colors, hidden corners and surprising decorations. It seems like they spent years on the sea bottom recovering an stunning mix of fishing gear,... More

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Hong Kong, China
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2009

Beautiful view; very sweet cabin ('yes papa'). Fantastic dinner on Saturday night (only evening they serve dinner => book well in advance). The room is basically open to the nature and we spent all day on the balcony when we were in the hotel... strictly speaking it' s not a hotel but much more a holiday apartment (small kitchen). No... More

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Additional Information about Habitation Tendacayou

Also Known As:
Habitation Tendacayou Deshaies
Habitation Tendacayou Guadeloupe/Deshaies
Address: Matouba, Deshaies 97126, Guadeloupe
Location: Caribbean > Guadeloupe > Basse-Terre Island > Deshaies
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 20 Specialty lodging in Deshaies
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Cabanes dans les arbres et spa dans la forêt tropicale...Tendacayou offre un retour aux sources dans la pure nature,un séjour dans l'élégance, la simplicité et la convivialité.Tout un art de vivre ses vacances au coeur et aux couleurs de l'île de la Guadeloupe. ... more   less 

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