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Asa Wright Nature Centre and Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 4 nights here in a twin bedded room up the top of the hill. Positive sides are definitely the staff. Friendly and efficient and catered well for the large number of guests. Our room needed some maintenance: lock did not work and there was no hot water. Both were resoved quickly though so full credit to the staff....

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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Very well run nature lodge in the mountains of Trinidad. Access roads are quite bad but that's good to reduce traffic and development. Mainly a birders spot. Rooms clean and serviceable. Food basic and reasonable. Guides generally first rate. And staff tries hard to please. Grounds are great for birding and smaller reptiles. Quite a history there as well.

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Thank Kenneth W
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016

My wife and I stayed at Asa Wright for 4 nights in Oct. 2016. The weather was great while we were there, really hot, really very very hot and humid but no rain. I am a keen birder and my wife is not but does enjoying seeing birds. I absolutely loved this place and so did my wife. The accommodation...

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2Thank SibeBlue
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Pros-What a beautiful place. An excellent place to get away from the city and enjoy nature at its finest. The main house/mansion maybe old (100 yrs) but the place is very well maintained and fully operational. A definite if you're a bird watcher and/or nature lover. You are off the grid as there is no wifi or cell phone connectivity....

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Thank Peri A
Rush, NY
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We often plan vacations around adding to our life lists of birds, but we also wanted a break from our various volunteer projects. Asa Wright Nature Center was the perfect choice. We saw dozens of beautiful and interesting birds from the veranda, were provided with interesting and tasty local food which included tea at 4:00 Pm and rum punch at...

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2Thank Erma P
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We are from Trinidad and booked a Sunday Lunch for the whole family. We paid 230 TTD per person and children pay half. I was so disappointed. They offered a regular local lunch with no options. It was one starch, one vegetable option and one meat. I understand it is geared towards tourist but for that price I expect a...

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Thank Luise B
Trinidad
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Took my students here on their annual field trip, and despite the rain, we all had a great time! Our tour guide was patient and informative; we didn't get to see many birds due to the weather, but the view from the veranda is beautiful!

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The Asa Wright Nature Centre was an amazing place to go for birds. The centre itself and the staff were really friendly and helpful though the food was pretty basic and not really to our taste.The rooms were very comfortable and staff were helpful in moving us as my husband was not able to cope with all the steps to...

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1Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 13 May 2016

As a solo traveller I arranged my stay at Asa Wright for a week through Caligo. Every aspect of this holiday was beyond my expectations. I'm a photographer and the opportunities for great shots never ended. I literally got a shot of a Caracara at the airport. Mukesh was my guide and thanks to him I saw every bird I...

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1Thank Carolyn G
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

This lodge is fantastic for birders and naturalists. You will not find fancy 5-star accomadations, but the rooms are clean and comfortable. The dining room is open air to the gorgeous surroundings, and we enjoyed sitting with other guests - we made new friends here and met some fascinating people from around the world. We took the independent birders venture...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Asa Wright Nature Centre and Lodge

Address: Blanchissuese Rd, Arima, Trinidad
Region: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad > Arima
Price Range: RM445 - RM779 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Asa Wright Nature Centre and Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Asa Wright Nature Centre Hotel Trinidad
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“Access to most, perhaps all rooms involve a number of steps.”
  • Ceiling fan provided comfort.
 of 5 bubbles ErmaP, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Wi fi on veranda only, but you will spend a lot of time there.”
 of 5 bubbles baltimoremary_12, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 4 and 5 are very handy to the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles alusk77, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 11 and 12 had a few steps down but it was pretty close to the action. A bench outside gave a good view.”
 of 5 bubbles magictravelmoments, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1 & 2 are wheelchair accessible the others may require some serious stair climbing.”
  • Veranda View Point
 of 5 bubbles CMThomson, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
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