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Kapok Hotel

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8.0

Good (1,144 ratings)

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago - 

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210 m Queen's Park Savanah

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840 m Queen's Park Oval

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1.4 km Ariapita Avenue

Hotel Overview

Kapok Hotel is a well-regarded accommodation option among guests for its location in Port of Spain. Reviews commonly highlight both its strengths and areas for improvement, providing a diverse perspective on the guest experience.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Situated close to various attractions and amenities, making it a convenient choice for visitors.
  2. Helpful Staff: Often praised for their friendly and accommodating nature towards guests.
  3. Comfortable Rooms: Many find the rooms to be well-appointed and comfortable, contributing to a pleasant stay.
  4. Onsite Dining: Guests appreciate the quality and variety of food options available within the hotel.
  5. Scenic Views: The hotel provides some stunning views of the surrounding area, adding to the allure of the property.
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Area for improvement

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests have reported issues with noise, both from within the hotel and the surrounding area.
  2. Room Updates Needed: There are mentions of the rooms needing updates or maintenance to keep up with modern standards.
  3. Inconsistent WiFi: Issues with the reliability and speed of the WiFi network have been a concern for some guests.
  4. Parking Challenges: Limited or inconvenient parking can be a drawback for those traveling with their own vehicles.
  5. Price Concerns: A few guests feel that the pricing, considering the room quality and amenities, may not always represent good value.

Amenities

Microwave

Breakfast included

Pool

Spa

Spa

Parking included

Parking included

Free WiFi

Gym

Gym

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

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RateScore

Total 1,144 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.0

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8.0

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booking

364 Reviews

8.0 / 10

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expedia

780 Reviews

8.0 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

Dec, 2023Now

General Info

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Total number of rooms 94

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Number of floors 9

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1970

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

5

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73

Upload

51

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Queen's Park Savanah

210 m

Queen's Park Oval

840 m

Ariapita Avenue

1.4 km

Long Circular Mall

1 km

Movietowne

2.5 km

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Airports Nearby

Piarco Intl. Airport (POS)

12 km

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Restaurants

Big Rolph in "Town

1.12 km

Starbucks

350 m

All Out Sports Bar & Gourmet Grill

1.19 km

Circa

1.05 km

Meena House

1.12 km

Street View

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Daytime safety

44 out of 100

Risky

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Nighttime safety

10 out of 100

Very Unsafe

Port of Spain safety index

Safety

Crime

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Overall Safety Index

Risky

An average rating of the six safety categories

52 out of 100

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Women safety

Risky

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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44

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Physical safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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33

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Property safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of theft.

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40

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Political safety

Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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64

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LGBTQ safety

Unsafe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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33

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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76

Overall Crime index

High

An average rating of the crime categories

76 out of 100

Property crime severity

High

78

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Mugging or robbery  77/100

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Car theft  69/100

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Car break-ins  74/100

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Home break-ins  71/100

Violent crime severity

Extreme

87

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Physical attacks  69/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  36/100

Other crime severity

Extreme

89

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Insult or harassment in public  65/100

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Corruption or bribery  92/100

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Drug problem  79/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.7 - $1.6

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Coffee

$1.4 - $5.4

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Beer 0.5L

$1.4 - $2.5

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$4.8 - $17

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$0.7 - $1.8

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.6 - $1.4

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$47.5 - $135.8

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$13.6 - $21.7

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McMeal at McDonalds

$6.1 - $8.1

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$0.8 - $1.1

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Public transport, monthly pass

$16.3 - $163

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.8 - $1.1

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$32.6 - $54.3

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$27.2 - $54.3

Weather In Port of Spain

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Precipitation In Port of Spain

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Traffic around property

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Heavy

Potential slowdowns and congestion, expect delays during peak travel times.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets or service animals

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