Picoplat: Home Away From Home

Entire rental unit hosted by Rose Marie

  1. 3 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 2 beds
  4. 1 bath
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This is one of the few places in the area with a pool.


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Picoplat: a small tropical bird known for its joyful singing.
This charming , self contained apartment,nestled in hills of the historic capital ,with panoramic views is an Ode to Joy! Two options:self contained or added breakfast.
There is also private access to the Secret Garden and Plunge Pool and Decks if desired from 8 am to 6 pm.

The space
The apartment is part of the intimate and magical space of Picoplat Home:
Eclectic, thoughtfully designed two room apartment, with a boutique hotel feel, yet cozy and with attention to detail and guests' needs.
Features large bedroom with self contained bathroom, which is a 2 step down from an entrance room with kitchenette and light cooking facilities (tabletop stove,toaster oven, microwave and fridge).
There is also a lovely private patio at the entrance to the apartment
The room features a desk and storage areas for folding and hanging clothes, and a television fitted with working cable.
A fold over sofa bed ( which faces the television)seats or sleeps one, in addition to the full bed.
Two outdoor spaces are accessible: the Ashoka terrace at the entrance with its dais overlooking the Gulf of Paria and amazing lights at night, and the Secret Garden and Plunge pool and Samaan deck(8 am to 6 pm).
If breakfast option is desired, guests are treated to a Trinidad Creole breakfast at the cost of 15 USD per person.

'The Song of the Picoplat is the song of the soul of Trinidad, a melody of easy joy and spontaneous celebration. It is a song that encompasses all the colours and textures of humankind, a New World island tune that echoes with fragments of melodies and themes from all the ancestral continents.'
This quote is from Peter Minshall- renown Mas maker, and we sincerely hope that you experience this easy Joy with us!

Where you'll sleep

1 queen bed, 1 sofa bed

What this place offers

City skyline view
Courtyard view
Free parking on premises
Private pool
TV with standard cable
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Where you’ll be

St. Joseph, Tunapuna-Piarco, Trinidad & Tobago

Quiet, safe and well maintained area in a family oriented neighborhood in between the quaint, old capital and the very scenic Maracas Valley and 15 minutes drive to the present capital of Port of Spain.
Very close to the University of the West Indies and the Mount Hope teaching hospital.

Hosted by Rose Marie

  1. Joined in February 2014
  • 15 Reviews
  • Identity verified
Female professional who enjoys sharing her garden and passion for cooking and hospitality with others.
Conversant in Spanish and French and loves practicing them!
Loves design and is addicted to houzz!

During your stay

I love meeting and caring for people!
I am also conversant in basic French and Spanish.
I wish to show all our guests Trini hospitality and am willing to work with special dietary needs, including vegetarian if the breakfast option is preferred.
I would love to tell guests about our local culture and recommend places to visit
I love meeting and caring for people!
I am also conversant in basic French and Spanish.
I wish to show all our guests Trini hospitality and am willing to work with specia…
  • Languages: English, Français, Español
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a day
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Things to know

House rules

Checkout: 12:00 PM
No smoking
No pets

Health & safety

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Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $100

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