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Leatherback Lodge

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Room & Suite (21)
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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good5%
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“fruit trees”(4 reviews)
“lovely hosts”(2 reviews)
“tropical birds”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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Upper Rio Grande Trace # 70, Matura, Trinidad
19.4 miles to Piarco Airport
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

If you are looking for somewhere a little off the beaten track, close to nature, with great food and fabulous hosts you need look no further. You will get all of the above at The Leatherback Lodge. Situated on a quite side road (or Trace...More

Thank Michael J
Response from Neville B, Owner at Leatherback LodgeResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Mike and Sherilee Many thanks for your very kind words. We have indeed improved our internet access since we last saw you and our guests now have unlimited free access. Thanks for the many beautiful bird pictures and permission to use thereof, much appreciated....More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

We had the pleasure of spending two night at the Leatherback Lodge in Matura, however, we wish we could have had more time to stay in this lovely, peaceful, and extremely friendly place. Our little family (my husband, our 14-months old daughter, and I) definitely...More

Thank Stella-Stenella
Response from Neville B, Owner at Leatherback LodgeResponded 7 April 2018

Dear Suzanna Thank you so much for your kind words, and remember it take two to Tango, as they say. We enjoyed your company very much and it was our honor and pleasure to be of service to you. We only have one regret, and...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Just came back from spending a night at the Leatherback Lodge with my wife and two kids. The lodge was clean and well kept. After checking in and having a delicious meal prepared by Nella, we went to watch the leatherback turtles on Matura Beach....More

1  Thank SweetSweetTNT
Response from Neville B, Owner at Leatherback LodgeResponded 30 March 2018

Hello SweetSweet Thank you for your kind words, it was our pleasure to have you and your family, we hope to see you next year on your annual visit, right? If you will, can you take time to write to the EMA (environmental management Authority)...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

I have never reviewed a hotel before but i was compelled to sing the praises of the Leatherback Lodge in Matura. I had the pleasure of spending two lovely nights at the lodge recently for my birthday and was so well taken care of by...More

Thank Sasha_Pisces
Response from Neville B, Owner at Leatherback LodgeResponded 23 March 2018

Hi Sasha and Walt Likewise we enjoyed your stay with us immensely and are looking forward to seeing you again to go river rafting at the Matura river. Thank you for your very kind words, we appreciate them more than you could know. You express...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Neville and Nella are the best! They helped us out on so many levels and recommended to us the best places to visit. The rooms are lovely and Nella‘s home-made local dinner is delicious. Their slogan “arrive as guests and leave as friends” is so...More

Thank eva_feichtinger
Response from Neville B, Owner at Leatherback LodgeResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you Eva for the kind and wonderful words. It was great getting to know you both. Enjoy the rest of your time in the Caribbean. :)

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Price range
US$125 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Caribbean > Trinidad and Tobago > Trinidad > Matura
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