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Reviewed October 4, 2016

If your looking for and affordable place to stay in Port of Spain, Trinidad, that is clean basic and has a friendly staff, then this is the place for you, Booking was easy and painless, got to the place to a warm welcome and was shown around, then got into my room which was basic but clean and the A/C...

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Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Had the Annex appartment with 2 rooms and separate living area and kitchen. Stayed 3 nights with a group to attend a conference at Hyatt. Floor was dirty, my white socks went brown. Kitchen gear was wear out, didn't even considered to cook with it. AC in rooms worked well and the fan was handy. The building and furniture show...

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 3, 2015

As the owner said "nothing fancy, just clean". Trinidad isn't especially cheap anyway, so this place is budget but not fantastically good value. We paid $75 per night for three person private room with private bathroom and AC. Location is near some restaurants and bars. Breakfast not included.

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2Thank Jo W
Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

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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5Thank EverythingIsBroken
Orlando, Florida
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...

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7Thank Blake W
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....

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3Thank PathsAbroad
Seattle
Reviewed April 22, 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...

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4Thank Laura_Zera
Trinidad
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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1Thank loveme_13
New York City, New York
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...

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2Thank wavypearl
London, United Kingdom
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....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Trinidad. The Melbourne Inn is a well maintained guesthouse with attractions nearby. Close to all of downtown The Melbourne Inn is your destination when you want to relax in Trinidad. Just minutes from scenic parks and The Hasley Crawford Stadium. Privately owned property with friendly staff and all the amenities you could need. Let our friendly staff make sure your visit is the best it can be. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melbourne Inn

Address: French St 7 | Woodbrook, Port of Spain, Trinidad
Location: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad > Port of Spain
Price Range: $50 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Melbourne Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Melbourne Hotel Port Of Spain
Melbourne Inn Trinidad/Port Of Spain
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“A room down stairs is Nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles K5964JFstuarts, Oct 4, 2016 | Read review
“lower floors have a faster way outside and is safer because at night up stairs you will have to come down a staircase but if you will not leave at night you are fine! Enjoy Your Stay!”
 of 5 bubbles 98blakew, Apr 7, 2014 | Read review
“the room are grate”
 of 5 bubbles loveme_13, Apr 17, 2013 | Read review
“Hmm..all rooms look ok to me. I believe their are some rooms with common bathrooms. Ask for rooms with attached bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 983AS983, Dec 30, 2012 | Read review
“I like rooms 11 and 26. But all the rooms are well appointed.”
 of 5 bubbles HewleyS, Nov 19, 2012 | Read review
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