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The Islander

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsholiday islememory foam mattressgrilling areafree beachbeach spotlaundry roomthe resort offersshort walk to the beachtennis courtsbeach servicethese condosheated poolgreat poolsrelaxing vacationgreat place to stayliving roomstaff was very friendly and helpful
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

We stayed in condo #516. The condo was neat and clean & it has a unique deco that is really neat. The condo is very spacious and enjoyable. There's not much of a view from the balcony as another condo stands between the west wing...More

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Response from Islander C, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 13 August 2017

Thank you for staying at the Islander we hope you will come back again.

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a condo with a couple other ladies for 4 glorious days. It was clean, comfortable beds, and just a short walk across the resort to the private beach. Will definitely stay here again! Owner was great to work with, easy check in, well...More

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Response from Islander C, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 8 June 2017

Thanks for your very kind review, I am delighted that you had a lovely stay and that you will come and see us again.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Roaches and 3 spiders!! TV's not working, bathroom light not working, freezer making loud noises and a snake on the patio! Unit was not ready on time, closet floors full of sand, no toilet paper and had a bad odor. Didn't want to complain about...More

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Response from Islander C, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 8 June 2017

When you cannot change a circumstance, that is, smoking in the unit, and the resultant answer doesn't agree with the way the guest sees it you have a problem . The fact is that the unit the complainant occupied, reeked of smoke and this is...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is the 3rd time I have stayed at the Islander in unit 305. Once with girlfriends, once with hubby, and once with the whole family. The owners have updated and remodeled the condo. This unit embodies the essence of the beach. It overlooks the...More

1  Thank Sue Z
Response from Islander C, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 8 June 2017

Thanks for repeating in Unit 305 we are glad you enjoyed the improvements our owner has made to his unit. Thanks very much for the kind review, we hope you come back and see us soon.

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Recently stayed in unit 517 and was very impressed. Condo was very well done and also included a washer and dryer. Everything about this property was very well maintained. Pools and grilling area were perfect and clean. Even the beach attendant who manages the chairs...More

1  Thank Jinxera17
Response from Islander C, General Manager at The IslanderResponded 8 June 2017

We are delighted you enjoyed your stay in Unit 517 it is one of the two units that have installed a washer dryer. It was re-modeled in 2016 to a very high standard and has become one of our most popular units. Thanks very much...More

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Traveller (121)
Pool & Beach (25)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (2)
Hotel & Grounds (104)
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
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Price range
US$157 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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