We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

El Momo Cottages

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
El Momo Cottages
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

248 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 204: English reviews
Start your review of El Momo Cottages
 Click to rate
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous! Couldn't have asked for a more beautiful and welcoming place to stay. If you want the perfect island getaway with breathtaking views, a cozy cottage, and a friendly host then El Momo is the spot for you on Saba.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Colleen K
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Although the accommodation is very simple, which I was expecting, the relaxing atmosphere and views are great. Breakfast on the terrace with the fantastic view was always a great start to the day. Andries is a mine of information about the island.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Julie P
Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I had the pleasure of staying for two nights at Cricket Cottage in El Momo's, the least pricey of the cottages, in that you have a shared bathroom with another cottage. The steps to the top were a bit daunting at first, but the numbers counting you down and friendly hand painted signs helped ease the struggle! Andries, the owner,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Rosie D
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Hotel is located in good location, but the place is a disaster. We rented a room and the door literally would not shut all the way. (See attached pic) There were parts of window panel on the door missing, so someone could have easily reached in and unlocked the door. The window latch was also broken on the window next...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank KLAI777
andries b, Owner at El Momo Cottages, responded to this review

On the photo you will see a DOOR KNOB. If you pull the door, turn the knob.... guess what... the door will close. Yes, there's a hook and an eye also, but that's not the only device. Door knobs are quite common devices used around the world. Please, do excuse my sarcasm... The missing glass panel will be replaced asap....

Reviewed 4 January 2017

For those seeking the simple life and peace and quiet this place is heaven. Breakfast was simple and lovely and the view was possibly the best view I have ever had for breakfast. Easy walk into Windwardside for plenty of dinner time options.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Anne G
Charlotte, NC
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My wife and I stayed one night in a cottage at El Momo's. We took the first flight over from St. Martin on a Tuesday and took the last flight out Wednesday. Our two days on Saba was the highlight of our 10 day trip which included a week stay in St. Martin and 3 days in Anguilla. These are...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank IslandJackCharlotte
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed three nights in the Lizard Cottage at El Momo. The room was very nice and the mosquito nets were much appreciated. Andries is a lovely host and the breakfast each morning was good. Definitely the best choice for those not looking to break the bank; shared bathroom cottages are the best deal. A few notes of caution which...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Grant P
Reviewed 6 December 2016

You have to work for your view. its up the stairs. but its worth it. nice swimming pool. I guess the only thing that made my rating "avergage" and not "very good" was the shower and toilets, which in my case was not so comfertable.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank koshersaltcayennepep
Cold Lake, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is the perfect place to stay if you want a peaceful, scenic stay in the beautiful nature of Saba. Also great for traveling solo. This is not the place to stay if you want the services and amenities of a fancy hotel or resort. Be prepared to hike up a flight of stairs to get here. Rest assured that...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LA_1515
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights in one of the budget cottages with a shared bathroom. The cottage was really nice with two beds, mosquito net, towels and a shelf to put your clothes and other stuff on. Very well maintained, really quiet, a very nice pool with an amazing view!! The owner of the place is absolutely fantastic, and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Inger P

223 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (223)
Viewed
Room/Suite (66)
Viewed
Bathroom (11)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (16)
Viewed
Dining (29)
Viewed
View from Room (23)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (26)
Viewed
Other (52)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Windwardside
30.1 km away
The Old Gin House
The Old Gin House
#1 of 4 in St. Eustatius
115 reviews
30.4 km away
Golden Era Hotel
Golden Era Hotel
#4 of 4 in St. Eustatius
33 reviews
2.0 km away
Hampshire Hotel - Queen's Garden Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 km away
Scout's Place Hotel
Scout's Place Hotel
#4 of 4 in Windwardside
180 reviews
0.3 km away
Selera Dunia Boutique Hotel
Selera Dunia Boutique Hotel
#2 of 4 in Windwardside
42 reviews
0.6 km away
The Cottage Club
The Cottage Club
#3 of 4 in Windwardside
111 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
Things to do
  • Pool
Internet
  • Free Internet
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peace - Nature - Silence. Nature lovers who enjoy priceless amenities of tropical flowers, palm trees and hammocks overlooking a deep blue sea and warm hospitality will find El Momo to be the perfect retreat. It's small, quiet, charming and a little "Robinson Crusoe like"; A little piece of paradise where time moves slowly and attention is paid to details. We have breathtaking sea views and fantastic ocean sunsets from October to March. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Momo Cottages

Address: Booby Hill | Box 542, Windwardside, Saba
Region: Caribbean > Saba > Windwardside
Price Range: ₹ 4,978 - ₹ 6,616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Momo Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld, Hotels.com, Agoda, Travelocity, Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your El Momo Cottages reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
El Momo Cottages Hotel Windwardside
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from El Momo Cottages staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from El Momo Cottages staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Some cottages have private bathrooms. Be sure to ask when making reservations.”
 of 5 bubbles IslandJackCharlotte, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You might want to have your own (eco) toilet! Paper is collected in the bin.”
  • breakfast with ocean view
 of 5 bubbles McLad22, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I'd try the highest or Sunshine Cottage”
 of 5 bubbles R1710XBchrisb, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“I would opt for a moderate room - the higher the room, the better the view.”
  • View from my bathroom!!
  • Bathroom frog
  • Sunshine cottage - excuse the mess on the bed!
  • Sunshine cottage
  • Visiting giant iguana
  • My terrace area
 of 5 bubbles 849lesliw, 31 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The higher you go, the more private you are.”
 of 5 bubbles LnaG_12, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
5 of 5