About this listing
Bouganvillea is the largest room in our lovely holiday apartment in a seaside village. There are 2 double beds and it is spacious so it is a great family room or can accomodate a group of up to 4 friends sharing a room.
Welcome to a tropical hideaway, in a seaside village in the North Coast of Trinidad, West Indies. The private apartment for rent is located about 8 minutes walk from Maracas Beach. Come and relax, de-stress and rejuvenate in a quiet country setting near the seaside. We offer a fully furnished apartment which can sleep an entire family or group of friends. It is a self-catering flat with a fully equipped kitchen and all amenities. We can arrange transport to and from the airport for our international guests, simply give us your flight details for a quote. We can even help plan your stay and arrange sightseeing adventures.
Bouganvillea is a large bedroom which contains 2 double beds
fully furnished kitchen - pots, pans, dishes, glassware, all appliances (stove, oven, full refrigerator/freezer, microwave)
dining room - dining room furniture
secured parking on premises which are fenced for your safety and comfort
USD 100 per couple/ 2 sharers for Bouganvillea room (off-peak)
USD 130 per couple/ 2 sharers for Peak Season (Carnival, Christmas, New Year's etc)
USD 40 per extra person, max 4 persons per room. Please note that while children under the age of 3 are free, older children will pay a rate of $25 per night.
Prices quoted are per bedroom, there are 2 bedrooms for rent in this apartment so please view separate listing if this room is not available for your stay. Please note that cleaning fees will be charged in accordance with the duration of your stay- USD 50 per week. If you wish to book the entire apartment please inquire in writing.
If you would like us to pre-stock the kitchen with food, please send us a list and we can organize this for your arrival.
Wondering what set's Maracas Hideaway apart from the rest? Let us count the ways!
- Prepare to be blown away by our Trini warmth, love and hospitality! We will cook you a hot local meal to welcome you when you check in. We can take you to the supermarket to get your groceries, currency exchange, and show you around the area to get you settled in.
- Less than 10 min walk to Maracas Beach, the most popular beach in Trinidad on the North Coast. Many shops and amenities for tourists. Sample our local cuisine, buy some souvenirs or local craft. Buy some fresh fish from the fishermen and cook it yourself for dinner!
- Lovely tropical weather all year around so you can enjoy sand, sea and sun, with some showers in between
- Experience our multicultural society and festivals- Divali, Eid, Christmas, Easter - each with their own traditions and traditional food
- You can sleep under the stars in the comfort of our porch if you like
- Bedrooms are air conditioned and windows keep out insects but you can enjoy the cool breeze if you like
- Take a nature adventure: enjoy a cool morning or afternoon stroll in our garden, nestled by the lush green hills. Be sure to take photos of the splendid yellow poui and rich orange blossoms of the immortelle, local fruits and vegetables grown specially for our kitchen. You can taste some of the local produce in season. See lots of butterflies and let the singing birds wake you instead of the alarm clock!
- Experience our local multicultural cuisine - a culinary feast to die for, homecooking at its best. Orders will be taken by our sweethand cook for local dishes for example dhalpourie and curried chichken, curried duck, doubles, shark and bake, breadfruit pie, oil down with saltfish, callalloo and coocoo, sada roti and choka, buss up shut, pastelle, Trini black (rum) cake and lots more.
- Book a cooking lesson with our chef to learn how to make your favourite local cuisine when you reluctantly leave
- Sample our local homemade fruit drinks, wines, varieties of ice cream, jams, Trini pepper sauce, anchar or kutchelar.
- Enjoy breakfast on Maracas beach when it is unspoilt and you have it all to yourself - truly an amazing experience to be treasured
-See the fish playfully flying out of the water or feel them swimming around you, tickling your feet
-Book island tours or transport to and from the airport, beaches, shopping areas with King David Tours
-Meet the locals in the neighbourhood, get a real feel of life in Trinidad
-Dine under the moonlight and stars
- Relax under the coconut trees and pick your own coconuts to enjoy the refreshing coconut water and jelly
- Barbeque your own meat or freshly caught fish
-Laundry service available US 25 per load (wash & dry)
bedroom, kitchen, dining area, balcony, garden with local produce
Interaction with Guests
While we do not live on the premises, we are there on weekends and will be present when we have guests to check you in and ensure you feel welcome. We are happy to assist with travel arrangements, sightseeing, local cuisine.
Maracas is a humble seaside village but our neighbours are very friendly and welcoming to our visitors. They will look out for you and if you give a friendly hello they will be happy to chat. Some of the villagers own local minimarts, shops or stalls along the beach.
There is a short cut through the village to the beach in less than 10 min. You are welcome to rent a car if you wish, otherwise, we can arrange for taxi to take you around. There are local taxis/minibuses on the main road which go into Port of Spain. You can park securely on our premises as it is fenced for your safety and comfort. We can arrange transportation to and from the airport if you require this.
Other Things to Note
Please note that internet reception is patchy in the North Coast due to the hills. We would advise our foreign guests to add a local package to their mobile phone to facilitate improved internet access.
Please note that smoking is not permitted in the apartment. Cleaning fees will be deducted if this rule is broken.
Cleaning fees of $50 per room per week are charged
No pets are allowed
Please note that only guests booked via Airbnb are allowed, extra guests are not permitted.
Damages will be deducted from security deposit.