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    The Sweet Retreat

    Beach Rd, Lower Bay, Bequia
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    • Excellent78%
    • Very good18%
    • Average2%
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    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 87 reviews

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    Dear Robert and Shelby (the owners): My time in Bequia at The Sweet Retreat was unforgettable and created beautiful memories I will carry with me for the rest of my life. Your generous, thoughtful and incredible kindness and hospitality, coupled with your wonderful retreat, nourished...More

    Thank lisaprichardson
    Response from thebeachBequia, Owner at The Sweet RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Lisa, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. We really enjoyed having you to stay ad hope that we get the chance to welcome you back

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    Staying at sweet retreat is like staying with your aunt and uncle Robert and Shelby , the kind of aunt and uncle that spoils you with good hospitality,great conversation, amazing food...its a good thing there are stairs and a beach to work off the amazing...More

    Thank Graphics S
    Response from thebeachBequia, Owner at The Sweet RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed it as much as you did and hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you back

    Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the Sweet Retreat for a week in late July/early August. It's an open air B&B with spectacular views that has Lower Bay beach at the bottom of the driveway. If this is your first time here (in Bequia), don't forget the sunscreen...More

    Thank Claytron0
    Response from thebeachBequia, Owner at The Sweet RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Clayton, Thank you for your great review We really enjoyed having you to stay and hope that you and Erin come back and visit us again

    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    When visiting Bequia, this is one of our favorite places due to its location, the price and of course the gracious hosts Shelby and Robert. Recently we visited over Easter and Carnival weekend. PLEASE NOTE: during public holidays and certain weekends, Lower Bay, which is...More

    Thank Ivona B
    Response from thebeachBequia, Owner at The Sweet RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Ivona, Thank you for your lovely review It was great to welcome you back and we glad that you enjoyed it as much as you did. When you came it was carnival so yes the beach was pretty lively but this is the exception...More

    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    We thoroughly enjoyed our four nights/days at The Sweet Retreat and would definitely recommend this place. One of the factors in its favour is the proximity to the beach, at the end of their driveway and across the road. We had some of our best...More

    Thank Barbara O
    Response from thebeachBequia, Manager at The Sweet RetreatResponded 21 July 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay as much as you did. As you mention it says on the room information sheets are changed weekly and towels twice weekly and that we are happy to change them...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$59 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Lower Bay
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    matilda2007
    18 June 2017|
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    Response from KathyH320 | Reviewed this property |
    The B&B is in Lower Bay, it is about a 10 minute taxi ride to Port Elizabeth. You can walk there along the beach, up over a hill and the Belmont walkway which I imagine will take a bit but probably not longer than 30... More
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    18 June 2017|
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    Response from Julian R | Reviewed this property |
    The Retreat is really about 10 minutes away from the marina. The local taxi drivers make it an interesting trip.
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