Piarco International Hotel Limited, conveniently located a stone's throw away (less than five minutes) from the spanking new Piarco International Airport in East Trinidad, has 40 elegantly designed and furnished rooms. Standard Rooms, Superior Suites, Executive Suites are available, as well as a luxurious Penthouse. All rooms are air-conditioned and are complete with private facilities. There is also the convenience of built in security boxes, telephones and cable television. Guests are greeted every day by a breathtaking scenic mountain view. It's proximity to the airport makes this ideal for travelers who need to make quick flight transfers.
The Crowne Plaza Hotel, formerly the Holiday Inn, stays true to the concept of Crowne Plaza Hotels worldwide, namely simplified elegance combined with the latest features and amenities. The hotel, which is located in the heart of Port of Spain, boasts 14 floors that include 223 guest rooms and 11 suites, a cocktail lounge, conference rooms, two restaurants and many personal services. The recently renovated rooms, which carry locally designed mahogany furniture, offer views of either the Gulf of Paria or the scenic Northern Range.
This guesthouse has twenty rooms, ten with kitchenettes and ten without. One of these rooms is designed for handicapped guests. Rooms are air-conditioned and contain private baths, hot/cold water, cable TV and telephone. There is international dialling from the rooms and for those travelling with computers the rooms are equipped to provide Internet access. Computers are also available at the front desk. Daily housekeeping is provided and laundry facilities are available upon request. At Monique's, airport transfers, car rentals and island tours can be arranged.
This modern hotel is located in Port of Spain, next to Queen’s Park and the Botanical Gardens. It offers an outdoor pool, tennis courts and a fitness centre, set among 25 acres of gardens. The rooms at the Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre feature elegant décor, private balcony and views. Each one comes with a flat-screen satellite TV and a coffee maker. Wi-Fi is available at an extra cost. The hotel’s bright restaurant serves a variety of Caribbean and international cuisine, while the stylish Luce lounge serves wine and sushi. There is also a coffee shop, lobby bar, and poolside bar. Emperor Valley Zoo is just 1 km from the Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre, and Long Circular Mall is 3 km away. Maracas Beach is 15 km from the hotel, and you can drive to the airport in around 40 minutes.
This is Trinidad's only beach hotel to command a view of the island's premier beach on the north coast. Maracas Bay is a sheltered white sand crescent that is a popular weekend playground for residents. The Bay is 35 minutes from Port-of-Spain-the scenic mountain route takes you through tropical rain forests and offer breathtaking views of the ocean. At Maracas Bay Hotel, you'll enjoy the best of both worlds, the sea on your doorstep and the forest at your back. Meals are simple but hearty Caribbean fare. A fishing village nearby supplies fresh fish daily. Each room opens to the ocean with a private balcony, two queen-sized beds, remote controlled air-conditioning, private shower and bath with hot and cold water. There are 32 rooms on two floors, which are set in a landscaped tropical garden.
Located in the scenic and beautiful St Ann's Valley just five minutes away from the city of Port of Spain, the Queen's Park Savannah and some of the nation's premier night spots. The Normandie Hotel suits the needs of corporate and leisure visitors. The fully air-conditioned rooms are of three types: standard, superior and loft apartments, each having single and double occupancy as options. Other facilities include modern conference and meeting facilities, a music school, two full service restaurants, 14 in-house shops, an art gallery, an amazing two tiered outdoor pool, a night club, and an open air entertainment centre set in a tropical garden, "Under the Trees".
The Chaconia Hotel is located just outside the capitol city in the busy neighborhood of Maraval, located just 10-miles from the ever popular Maracas Beach. The fresh new re-design has incorporated elements of the Mediterranean in its choice of colors and furnishing. This is reflected in the rooms which are tastefully decorated with tropical colors that are cooled by the refreshing air-conditioning. For something tasty to eat, head to the Rooftop Restaurant which is located; you guessed it on the roof! They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner with a menu of international and Caribbean cuisine and stunning views across the tropics.
The Chateau Guillaumme is located close to the airport in the town of Arima. This cozy accommodation is run by a lovely couple, Joan and Matthew, who encourage guests to pick mangoes and other fruits from the surrounding garden. The two-story accommodation features four guest bedrooms which are all air conditioned, comfortable and spacious. Breakfast is served daily and complimentary airport transport is also included in the price. It’s a great location for hiking trails and leatherback turtle watching in the East, and for business trips it’s just a 45-minute drive to Port of Spain. -Nadia Ali
The Sadila House is located far from the capital city of Port of Spain but is only a 10-minute drive to the airport. This bed and breakfast is ideal for budget-conscious travelers who are looking for a nice place to rest their heads at night. The rooms are clean, air conditioned and comfortable. All guests are treated to a complimentary breakfast to get their day off to a great start. The host, Mr. Chaitram, is very accommodating and will assist his guests to the point of waiting at the airport to collect them, so don’t be shy about requesting his services. -Nadia Ali
The Blanchisseuse Laguna Mar Beach Resort is an oceanfront holiday retreat for lovers of nature and the environment. The resort is located on Trinidad's breathtaking North Coast, on the outskirts of a popular fishing village called Blanchisseuse. The property extends from the golden sandy beach of Blanchisseuse Bay up into the rain forest of the Northern Range. Rates may vary daily due to fluctuating exchange rates.
Offering an extensive garden, a lounge area with a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and a sun terrace with a swimming pool, Holiday Inn Express Trincity is 3 km from Piarco International Airport. The rooms and suites feature elegant décor, air conditioning, cable or satellite TV and a private bathroom with bath or shower. Guests will enjoy complimentary breakfast, free airport shuttle and free shuttle to the mall. They can use as well the on-site gym, business centre and a fax/copying machine. Holiday Inn Express Trincity is 10 minutes’ drive from the famous Trincity Shopping Mall and 20 minutes’ drive from Port of Spain Capital City.