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Forty Winks Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Cincinnati
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful little hotel with a unique character and family-charm. The rooms are basic but well appointed and clean. The same can be said about the bathrooms. The most important aspect is the staff and the proprietor, Ms. Pam, who are simply wonderful, generous, friendly and want their guests to enjoy their visit from the sweltering heat outside....

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FortyWinksinn, Manager at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Indraneel, we appreciate the wonderful review. Was great being of service to you. You became one of us and we will be happy to welcome you back when next you are in town! Our 'basic' rooms have everything. Boutique styled modern decor, 45 " flatscreen TV, Cable and wireless, a flip-up laptop desk, adequate cupboard space; and our...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mrs Pam and her team are very flexible. We had a very detailed mail conversation about the rooms. We could check in late and check out later than normal. Without paying extra. The rooms are awesome! The colors are soooo beautiful. In a nutshell Forty Winks Inn s all about cuteness. When think about our stay there I see happiness...

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FortyWinksinn, Manager at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sharom, thank you so much for your wonderful review; we enjoyed being of service to all your group and look forward to your staying with us another time. We do trust that your Conference was a great success and that you generally had a good experience in Trinidad.

Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were in Trinidad for 2 nights recently. I wanted somewhere affordable to stay that was within walking distance of restaurants. Forty Winks is a very small hotel located a few blocks from "The Avenue", where one can find an abundance of good local food. The room at Forty Winks was pretty small. The air conditioning was...

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FortyWinksinn, Manager at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We appreciate your kind comments and are happy that you had a good experience with us. Our pricing reflects the size of our cozy Boutique Inn, where we provide for all our guests' basic needs and can arrange for any other services you may need. A Supermarket and a first...

Yellowknife, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is convenient, within walking distance to most everything you need. The room was small but comfortable and clean and the wifi is good. The breakfast is very good and the staff are very friendly. The rooftop patio is nice if you have some time kill. All and all this is a not the Hilton but a great place...

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FortyWinksinn, Manager at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

No we are not the Hilton and Yes, we are Forty Winks Inn; here to offer you a personalised, tropically infused experience that promotes 'in to sleep and out to have fun in the Caribbean sun'. We thank you for taking the time to write a review and are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Washington DC
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I stayed three nights at the Forty Winks Inn. The room was small, but very clean, and the shower had good pressure and hot water. Bring your own shampoo! Staff was friendly, and the breakfast was good. Big disadvantage is the parking situation, if you have a car. You park on the street (there was always a space in a...

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FortyWinksinn, Manager at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

We are in an old, architecturally interesting part of the city where blocks are long and narrow and cars were not the order of the day, so garages are in short supply. Unfortunately I would have to sell Forty Winks to buy a piece of land in the area for parking :-) No shampoo, but there was soap, towels, a...

Rockport, Maine
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night between flights.Nice rooms, close to good restaurants, the park and museum. lovely upstairs outside patio with beautiful flowers. Staff were friendly and helpful with our super early morning departure. We stayed in a room with two double beds, as we're traveling with kids, it was nicely decorated and bathroom clean and pleasant. A nice alternative to bigger...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We really enjoy our stay with Pam the owner at Forty Winks- she is a lovely person to converse with. She and her staff made you feel like you have been there before which it was our first time. Enjoyed the variety of breakfast meal- she even made me a fruit smoothie which I liked very much - Forty Winks...

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FortyWinksinn, Owner at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

And you were our inspiration Daria. Your energy and commitment to having the best experience possible made us rise to the occasion and we were absolutely pleased to be of service to you. Enjoyed your company too. We wish you and your hubby continued happiness as you pursue your goal of having the most active retirement possible. All the very...

Squrrox99
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Just a one night stop over at Forty Winks and a quick exploration of Port of Spain. Very comfortable room with excellent shower and a great breakfast, great value for money and Just round corner from Queens Park Oval.

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FortyWinksinn, Owner at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed your 1 night quick stop to the max. Glad we were part of that experience. We enjoyed being of service to you.

Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Two nights stay over in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Forty Winks Inn was ideal for us. Centrally located so close to sights, museum, botanical gardens, restaurants, etc. Very pleasant and helpful staff. Just before the carnival we saw costumes being made and steel bands practising. Great directions to these from the Forty Winks staff. All the facilities we needed. Felt...

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FortyWinksinn, Front desk at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Very much ! We love having you all with us!. We look forward to have you all soon again.We welcome you at any time. Best Regards.

London
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We wanted to stay somewhere that wasn't a big anonymous chain hotel but that wasn't grotty. I tried The Gingerbread House but that was full, this was my second choice, but in fact, we couldn't have been happier with Forty Winks. It's really charming. The people there could not be more cheerful, friendly, helpful. Owner Pam gave us precise instructions...

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FortyWinksinn, Manager at Forty Winks Inn, responded to this review

We loved having your very happy group. We appreciate when clients get that we are not trying to replicate a generic brand but have a brand of our own that focuses on giving the client the experience they came for, whatever that may be. I checked, and all our towel racks etc are firmly attached to the wall. There is...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Forty Winks Inn!If you’re a business traveller or casual vacationer in Port of Spain, Trinidad, and you’re looking for quality accommodation that offers you a Great Location, Good Value and Gracious Style, then search no more.With Complimentary Wireless Internet and Delicious Local Breakfast, Forty Winks provides a refreshing tropical experience full of warmth, comfort and personalised service.This is not just a place where people stay, but also where people meet in the cozy lobby, and where travellers find company and comfort in the intimacy of the space and the professional support of its caring, efficient staff. With over seven years of welcoming and serving guests from all over the world, we know what excellent service is about; that’s why so many of our clients return to us again and again. Make a reservation, and come join us at Forty Winks for an unforgettable stay in Trinidad. See you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forty Winks Inn

Address: Warner St 24 | Newtown, Port of Spain, Trinidad
Region: Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad > Port of Spain
Price Range: $132 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Forty Winks Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Forty Winks Hotel Port Of Spain
40 Winks Inn
Forty Winks Inn Trinidad/Port Of Spain
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“Book early since there are just a handful of rooms.”
232indraneels, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“We were in a downstairs room and it was quiet for the two nights we were there.”
HedleyLondon, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room at the front/street side”
annyuk, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I think all rooms have similar standards. Ours had all mod-cons needed.”
424sandrinef, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 is a nice double-double on the front. There are stairs, which might be a problem for some guests.”
JPCTally, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
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