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    Manicou River

    Tanetane, Portsmouth, Dominica
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    Reviewed 8 September 2014

    Though we visited during low season and the owners were taking their own short sabbatical, verbal and email communication with them was prompt, courteous and informative, and the long time staff they left to run the facility were very friendly, knowledgeable, and competent. Current owners...More

    Thank Mark P
    Response from Manicou_River, Owner at Manicou RiverResponded 10 September 2014

    Hi Mark, Thanks for the review! It's very gratifying to know that you can see our vision for Manicou River taking shape. So sorry we did not get to meet you guys. Please come back. Kind regards, Kate and Patrick

    Reviewed 3 September 2014

    Can't say enough good things about our trip! Kate was extremely amomadating from our first email communications on through till the time we left. She arranged transportation from the airport (recommended if you are arriving after dark), help arrange a rental car to be dropped...More

    Thank Sirtugsalot
    Response from Manicou_River, Manager at Manicou RiverResponded 4 September 2014

    Thanks for the review! We have been doing a lot of work down by the river. Conrad's riverside BBQs are really taking off. We are so glad you guys want to come back. You were great Manicou guests. Kind regards, Kate and Patrick

    Reviewed 16 August 2014

    We stayed here for three nights during a trip to Dominica and we really enjoyed our time here. The owners recommended to rent a four wheel drive car and this was really necessary since the road is steep. But it was also really fun to...More

    3  Thank s_la_reina
    Response from Manicou_River, Owner at Manicou RiverResponded 4 September 2014

    Thanks for this great review. It gives a really good idea of the Manicou experience to future guests. Hope you will come back soon. Kind regards, Kate and Patrick

    Reviewed 11 August 2014

    Manicou was recommended by my cousin and its as such a great recommendation. We loved our time here. We are a family of four and we spent a couple of nights here. Great cottages, love the design, little touches that make it special. A gorgeous...More

    1  Thank Shirley m
    Response from Manicou_River, Owner at Manicou RiverResponded 14 August 2014

    Hi Shirley, Thanks so much for the review. You guys were lovely guests. We can look forward to having you back soon. Kind regards, Kate and Patrick

    Reviewed 17 July 2014

    We loved our experience at Manicou River. I couldn't imagine a more tastefully finished treehouse, with a more perfect view. Our young children loved the lizards & hermit crabs, as well as the novelty of living in a treehouse. Paul & I loved the relaxation...More

    4  Thank Nancy B
    Response from Manicou_River, Owner at Manicou RiverResponded 20 July 2014

    Hi Nancy, Thanks so much for the review. We loved meeting you and your gorgeous girls. It's so much fun to see kids enjoying nature that way. Hope to see you again. Kate and Patrick

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$235 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Dominica >
    • Saint John Parish >
    • Portsmouth
    • Also Known As
    • Manicou River Eco Hotel Portsmouth ,
    • Manicou River Dominica/Portsmouth
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    Traveller (120)
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    AJDirt
    1 January 2017|
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    Response from Manicou_River | Property representative |
    Hi Angela, Actually NYC is one of the easiest start-points for getting to Dominica. Have you looked at Jet Blue via San Juan or St Lucia or AA via San Jan? Also check out Norwegian Airlines. They have very cheap fairs to... More
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    14 November 2016|
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    Response from Manicou_River | Property representative |
    Hi, thanks for the inquiry. Our cottages are all open-fronted, which means they have no closed wall on the side facing the view. So, no, none of them have air conditioning. Just cool mountain breeze.
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    "We preferred bottom 2 cottages because they are more open. Top cottage has lattice wall to separate main room..."
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    "Rent a car that can handle the dominican roads!"
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