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Asa Wright Nature Centre and Lodge

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  • Excellent49%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Internet
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Breakfast Buffet
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Blanchissuese Rd, Arima, Trinidad
9.2 km to Piarco Airport
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Reviewed yesterday

Personally I am not a "birder" (none of us in my group are) but I was there primarily for one reason and that was to try to see the Channel Billed Toucan. The rest was just gravy. One of us stayed in the lodge... that...More

Thank Samantha P
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

They’ve taken a scrap of paradise and hidden it in the mountains of northern Trinidad. It’s called the Asa Wright Nature Centre. Hummingbirds patrol the verandah. Bellbirds honk in the woods. Tegu lizards and agouti lounge in the shrubbery. Don’t tell anyone!

Thank D_Farrell
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I recently spent 5 days there as part of a Caligo Ventures birding tour. I had never been to Trinidad before and really did not know what to expect. In summary, the trip was fantastic. Except for the waffle station that was in operation every...More

Thank calumet22
Reviewed 21 April 2018

The people of Asa Wright are some of the most knowledgeable and friendly people I've met. As such, the people who go there to bird are the same. I saw more birds off the balcony on my first morning there than I thought I would...More

Thank Molson2015
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Asa Wright centre wonderful place to see Carribean birds and wildlife. Hummingbirds feeding in front of you on the balcony. Food excellent. International visitors. Wonderful meeting of several UK visitors. Accommodation practical but not luxurious. Clean, well managed. Very good guides, knowledgeable on all aspects...More

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US$ 100 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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caroleshaw
3 January 2017|
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Response from Kenneth W | Reviewed this property |
Also, there are no cruise ship guests. AWNC is located in the northern range off a windy mountain road a little over an hour from the airport. it is a great place for hummers year round as well as birds like honey creepers... More
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"Try to get a room outside the Lodge as the Lodge rooms are near the veranda where people congregate."
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"23 has good views and AC and is close to the lodge."
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"The cabins are very quiet."
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"Some rooms are near the verandah so if you want quiet, request not to be near verandah as people are there..."
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