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Carpe Diem Villa. Sunset 2. Studio + sea views even from the beds. Free sunsets!

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Carpe Diem-seize the day!
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23 reviews
Carpe Diem-seize the day!
Carpe Diem first view
45ft Balcony with a separate access to each studio
View of Castara main bay from the house
The balcony is perfect for Al fresco dining, sunsets & bird watching
View along the 45ft balcony
Main beach Castara. 2 minute stroll?
Little or Heavenly Bay as it is know locally. Great for snorkeling
View of house in between the palms from the sea
Carpe Diem nestled between the palm tress
Swimming in the pool at Castara waterfall
Picking & eating mangoes on Castara main beach
The view at sunset from the balcony.
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 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- £58 per night per studio subject to availability.
Please note 5x night minimum stay. Taken on a self catering bases only.
Check us out on Facebook or read the 112 reviews on Trip Advisor.
We are traditionally built and completed in 2007 & are located just a short walk off the Northside Road in the friendly fishing village of Castara on the Caribbean side of Tobago which is a perfect place to relax .
The two STUDIOS are block built, they are light &a...
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About the Owner, Christopher & Yvonne R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 89 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 29 reviews and 6 properties
Interaction with guests
The apartment will have been cleaned to a high standard ready for your occupancy with fresh bed linen & towels but general cleaning during & at the end of your stay is down to yourselves as no maid service is provided.
A change of linen, including fresh towels will be provided every 3-4 days in order for you to make-up your own beds.
Please provide your own beach towels.
Please read the Welcome folder upon arrival as it gives the Wi-fi code etc
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Sue F
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
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,...

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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
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
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"...

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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
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...

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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
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 5 nights
$76
£58
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$529
£406
Jun 1, 2017 -
Nov 30, 2017
Special summer rate
5 nights
$76
£58
--
$529
£406
Dec 1, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2018
Studio-High season rate
5 nights
$98
£75
$98
£75
$684
£525
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The studios rates are based on 2 people sharing - minimum stay of 5x nights
We can offer a 10% discount -1st April-30th Nov-on bookings of 5x nights or more so please email us to check.
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About the neighborhood
The house is set just off the Northside Road overlooking the whole of the bay at Castara which is a small friendly fishing village on the Caribbean side of Tobago. Its a 2 minute walk down to the 2 sandy beaches, there are sunloungers available
The main beach has lifeguards on duty and a beach facility
The small village has stores which sell everything from bread, fresh fruit &; vegetables to plumbing parts!. There are bars and restaurants/cafes, a small waterfall a short stroll along the Castara River for a cold dip on a hot day!.
The bay is good for snorkeling, bathing and fishing. Local fishermen offer days out to fish or local tour operators can take you out for a day trip including a beach bbq, snorkeling, the best way to see the island is from the sea.
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Getting around
There is car hire available in the village -please ask us for details
or you can book a driver to take you sight seeing for the day or to a particular event such as Sunday school, festivals & football matches.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: A. N. R. Robinson International Airport, Crown Point, Tobago: 19.9 mi
Ferry: Scarborough, Tobago: 19.9 mi
British Airways, Virgin and Thomas Cook fly from the UK.
Apollo flies from Stockholm and Copenhagen, Condor from Frankfurt.
There are daily flights from the USA as well as BA from England.
There is also a really good service from Toronto on Westjet!
Caribbean airlines runs a regular shuttle service between the 2 islands--do book this leg of your journey when you buy your international ticket.
For the more intrepid adventurer there is a regular daily ferry service between Port of Spain Trinidad and Scarborough, Tobago.
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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