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Carpe Diem Villa 2x Studios with sea views even from the beds. Free sunsets!

Carpe Diem
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
23 reviews
Carpe Diem
The view at sunset from the balcony.
The view from the bed! Sometimes the banana get in the way a bit?
Studio 1. Both studios identical.
Queensize bed with nets ( if needed!)
Main beach Castara. 2 minute stroll?
Little Bay Castara. Or 2 minutes to this beach?
View of house from the sea
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Castara, Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago
Carpe Diem Villa has 2x STUDIO apartments downstairs which are both rent-able separately & are mirror images of each other & share the same view across Castara bay-even from the bed!
SPECIAL OFFER 1st April-30th November 2017- $75USD per night per studio subject to availability.
Please note 5x night minimum stay.
Taken on a self catering bases only.
Please check with us direct as to availability for all of our apartments as our full calendar it not shown on this site.
Check us out on Facebook or read the 112 reviews on Trip Advisor.
"OUR PLACE" upstairs is a 2 bedroomed apartment of wooden construction using locally sourced timber & it can be rented out whe...
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About the Owner, Christopher & Yvonne R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 5 properties
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Listing #FKN4304160 by: FlipKey
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 23 reviews
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Sue F
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

Let me begin by saying the only reason I gave 4 stars (I wouldve given 4.5 if it was an option) instead of 5 is because of the pillows. I like fat, fluffy bed pillows and because these were on the flatter side, I had a few sleep deprived nights. So if you prefer to be propped up in bed, bring your own pillows. Otherwise, I think this must be the best lodging in all...

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Management response:

We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us & may return in the future- Castara is addictive..but we do wish that you had mentioned the problem with the pillows to us at the time-as we have a whole store of them & could have easily swapped or given you extra ones! Some guests prefer different types &...

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pridswww
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

A great vacation can only happen if the location, accommodation and people are great too. Although I had not spoken or met Yvonne or Chris the information and helpfulness was fantastic, especially when my airline decided to change the date of my flight. I know when I first thought about rental, I thought "what if this" and "what if that" well please rest assured you have found the right village and certainly reading the reviews...

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So glad that you really enjoyed your holiday & stay with us. Only sorry that we were not able to be there to meet you -maybe next time? Chris & Yvonne

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Dick W
Windham, Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

We were graced to have found the owners and our pad. There were times in our stay when, even though we are constant explorers, that we did not want to leave the front deck. Birds and lizards all over the place....as well as lovely owners and other guests. This is truly one of the places we have visited that feels as though there is a convergence of great spirit. Thank you for "finding" us.

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It was really lovely to have you both stay....hope to see you both in the future Chris & Yvonne

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Yard
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    Ask
  • Kid Friendly:
    Ask
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 5 nights
$95
$95
$665
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The studios are $95USD per a night (based on 2 people sharing) - minimum stay of 5x nights
'Our Place' the 2 bedroomed apartment upstairs is $250USD per night (based on 4x sharing)
or the Green room upstairs is $150USD per night (based on 2x sharing) - minimum stay of 7x nights.
Studios- we can offer a 10% Low season discount -1st April-30thNov-on bookings of 5x nights or more so please call or email to check.
'Our Place'- for Low season prices please enquire
We accept PayPal ( we add on their charges of 3.5% ), bank transfers, UK cheques and even cash!
We ask for a 50% deposit with the balance due 30days prior to arrival.
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Crown Point: 19.9 mi
Ferry: Scarborough: 19.9 mi
British Airways, Virgin and Monarch/Thomas Cook fly from the UK. Apollo flies from Stockholm and Copenhagen and Condor from Frankfurt.
Port of Spain, Trinidad ( a 20minute shuttle flight away )has daily flights from the USA as well as BA from England.
There is also a really good service from Toronto on Westjet!
For the more intrepid adventurer there is a regular daily ferry service between Port of Spain and Scarborough.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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