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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beds are comfortable. The hotel offers great rates. There is no pool. The hotel is small but homey with modern amenities. Staff are attentive and friendly. It is centrally located in the capital city. This hotel is equipped with a restaurant and bar.

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here with my wife for 6 nights while in G'town on business. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We had a late flight out of Guyana on a Saturday and they let us stay in the room until 6:00 pm which was great as we were able to rest before heading to the airport. The food was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Our family came down for the Golden Jubilee. The staff was friendly and accommodating to our needs. The food was great - they serve all of the great traditional Guyanese dishes. The rooms all have air conditioning and fans and small refrigerators. The WiFi is solid, although you have to ask for multiple WiFi passwords if multiple devices need access... More 

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Dcs50, Owner at Cara Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the positive review - we would love to have you back! More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

My Husband and I stayed at Cara Lodge hotel for Guyana Jubilee celebration. We had booked to stay 2 nights and the remaining vacation booked to stay at the Marriott. After checking in and was very pleased with the staff and accommodation also food was great. We cancelled our reservation at the Marriott hotel. The staff Mage our stay comfortable... More 

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Dcs50, Owner at Cara Lodge, responded to this review

We will ensure that your positive comments are shared with the staff you mentioned! Thank you for staying on at Cara More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Second time staying at Cara Lodge and once again very happy I chose it. A very comfortable room, and the staff are all very helpful and friendly. I arrived late in the evening, very tired and not having eaten - when I got there the hotel not only checked me in exceptionally quickly but they had also set out a... More 

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Dcs50, Owner at Cara Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you and we look forward to your next visit! All our staff always have our guests best interests at heart and we are glad that you were well looked after! It is the little touches that count! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

Good enough. Colonial Charm. Friendly Staff. The food is quite good, despite a bit of a wait. Bed was comfortable, as was the room, despite the little tiny ants, which I guess, 'comes with the territory'. Place has a nice feel to it though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

I just loved the way it has been designed for it to be so naturally breezy... i enjoyed my lunch date with mouthwatering snapper and amazing chicken crepe...!!! staff is very courteous and takes care of their customer... My baby enjoyed moving around the place with lovely landscaping and plants all around... Feels like go green concept...!!

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Manchester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We were very happy with the service. When I didn't feel well they went to the pharmacy for me. Air conditioned rooms were comfortable, with very nice pillows! The bar was below our room, you could hear the blender at night and ice arrival in the morning, but if it wasn't that it was the neighbors dog. We were up... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

We had a very comfortable stay in this lovely hotel. The restaurant was excellent with very friendly staff, the mango tree bar was the heart of the hotel with great cocktails and superb rum. I can highly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Georgetown

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Dcs50, Owner at Cara Lodge, responded to this review

We too love our wonderful Mango Tree and glad that you enjoyed the lovely Guyanese rum! Thank you for your recommendation More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Spent a week here on a business trip. Above Basic hotel with AC in your bed room. This is key in this country. Felt safe and secure while in facility. No problem with water or electricity. You don't need a converter if your from America. Breakfast in their restaurant was very good and dinner was as well. Ate most of... More 

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Dcs50, Owner at Cara Lodge, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Cara Lodge and that you enjoyed our food More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The history aficionado will appreciate a stay at Cara Lodge, Guyana. It is one of the oldest and grandest structures in Georgetown, and is the best known and most popular hotel in Guyana. Cara Lodge was built in the 1840s and originally consisted of two houses. It has a long and romantic history and was the home of the first Lord Mayor of Georgetown. Over the years, the property has been visited by many dignitaries including King Edward VII who stayed at the house in 1923. He was of course later to abdicate and marry the American Wallis Simpson. Other dignitaries have included President Jimmy Carter in 1996, HRH Prince Charles in April 2000, HRH Prince Andrew in 2004 and Mick Jagger in 2005. This magnificent home turned hotel offers the tradition and nostalgia of a bygone era, complete with service and comfort of the most luxurious of hotels, all in a most congenial family atmosphere. Our signature dining establishment, the Bottle Restaurant, has been hailed as the best restaurant in the capital. It is open for lunch and dinner everyday, except Sundays. At Cara Lodge, we have worked hard to create a setting that is the perfect marriage of old world charm and contemporary comfort – ideal for the traveller wishing to experience a taste of Guyana’s past, and the business person wishing modern-day amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cara Lodge

Address: 294 Quamina St, Georgetown, Guyana
Location: Guyana > Demerara-Mahaica > Georgetown
Price Range: $132 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cara Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Cara Hotel Georgetown
Cara Lodge Guyana/Georgetown
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