|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
Villa di Sorrisi (Italian for House of Smiles) is aptly named as we want your stay to be a happy, smiling, peaceful stay.
This orange wooden cottage is located on the sandy beach of pristine Parlatuvier Bay on the Eastern side of Tobago. From the moment you arrive, you are readily immersed into the lush natural surroundings nd our large outdoor living spaces.
The cottage sleeps 4-6 persons and has been upgraded with modern appliances.
It is set on half acre of land with numerous flowering and fruit-bearing trees) on the sandy beach of the Parlatuvier Bay, next to a crystal, fresh-water stream of the nearby 3- tier waterfall.
Full of activities like Swimming, jogging to nearby bays, Kayaking, Peddle boating, Paddle Surfboarding, Snorkeling, Nature walks, waterfall, rainforest tours, island tours, boat rides, pier fishing - you experience Island living to the fullest!
Full exclusive access to entire property and amenities. such as - above ground pool, water sports equipment (paddle surfboard, tandem kayak, 5 seater peddle boat) and vehicle available for rental at very reasonable rates (Toyota Corolla)
1 large very breezy and open Master bedroom with king sized bed , 2 bunk beds and 1 sofa bed - no A/C
1 small bedroom with full sized bed - Air Conditioned
Maid service every 4th day of stay included in the price
Further maid, laundry and cooking services available upon request at an additional cost
Steps away from mini grocery, and local restaurant and now local cuisine available just 1 minute walk along the beach by the pier
It is a privately owned cottage so some storage areas will be locked for private owner's use.
As hosts, we interact with you as much as you need to ensure you get the most comfortable and enjoyable stay. We are happy to recommend activities to enhance your stay and put you in touch with those persons to do so.
We are a call or click away as we have complimentary local calls and Wi-Fi at Villa.
We can prearrange airport pick ups and drop offs, nature and fishing boat tours, etc.
Parlatuvier is a small close-knit fishing village and the people are generally kind, open and friendly people.
The aura of the area has a serene, calming, peaceful atmosphere - the perfect place to revitalise and rejuvenate.
The cottage is located next to a fishing jetty/pier where fresh fish are brought in everyday from the boats. Large Manta rays at times swim around the pie - especially evenings.
Parlatuvier bay is a large sheltered bay, divided in the middle by the long pier: one half with cool, calm waters for swimming, peddle boating or kayaking, and the other half with coral stone reefs - great for paddle surfboarding, snorkeling and catching lobsters! It is an experienced swimmers dream. Care must be taken when swimming as there are no lifeguards in the bay. There are avalable at the cottage, life jackets of all sizes - from toddler to xl for the safety of the guests at the house.
We have added a five seater, canopy top, peddle boat, a standing paddle surfboard and a 2 seater tandem kayak for the enjoyment of guests!
Or just relax:
you may chose to read or nap on the cotton Hammock slung between two coconut trees at the front of the villa, or lounge under the 50 foot lush mango trees covering our large seafront deck.
Some guidelines to follow are:
Although Pets are not permitted, you are encouraged to feed the many species of wild birds that frequent the Villa.
All sand must be washed out before entering the house. Outdoor full showers present.
No smoking inside the house or on the Patio Deck - (Cigarette butts and ashes can damage the hard wood floor and pose a fire hazard)
No Drug Use permitted
Guests of the cottage have private access to water sport equipment for peddle boating, paddle surfboarding, tandem kayaking (2 seater). A 10 minute walk will take you to a multi tiered waterfall - Top River Falls, with multiple deep swimming holes.
We have a vehicle on site for rental - Toyota Corrola Sedan at very reasonable prices
The cottage is ideally located on the cusp of the Tobago Main Ridge Forest reserve. A mere 15 minute drive will take you to this, the oldest protected Rainforest in the Western Hemisphere (protected for over 220 years).
The Main Ridge Forest Reserve was also voted the "World's Leading Eco-Tourism destination" by the World Travel Awards in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006
for UNESCO's listing of the Rainforest.
Rainforest tours, Birdwatching, island tours, scuba diving, snorkelling, glass bottom boat trips to the Nylon Pool can all be arranged for you through our licensed tour guide.
Parlatuvier Beach is a very quiet, unexploited natural beach that takes you aware from the normal tourist fare and gives you a very peaceful, unspoilt experience of Tobago.
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable Damage Deposit||C$267|
If the premises appear dirty or damaged upon Check-in, Guest shall inform Homeowner or Housekeeping immediately.
There is no daily housekeeping service. Linens, bath and beach towels are included in the cottage. Daily maid service is not included in the rental rate. For stays 5 days or more, linens and towels will be changed every 4th day. Beach towels and picnic items can be removed from the cottage for use in your visits to other sites on the island. We urge you to please ensure that they are returned to allow us to continue to offer this facility to future guests. Self-service laundry is allowed free of charge.
No refunds will be given for any natural disasters such as heavy rains, storms, hurricanes, etc. that occur during your stay.
The bay is an experienced swimmers paradise. Life vests are provided – use them at all times when doing water sport activities or if you are not an experienced swimmer. Please use a size that is best suited for you. Life guards are not on duty in the bay at any time.
The cottage is privately owned; the owners are not responsible for any accidents, injuries or illness that occurs while on the premises or its facilities. The Homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guest. By accepting this reservation, it is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from their use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premise.
Patio furniture cushions must not be left outside during rain, absence from house and overnight.
Absolutely no use of drugs anywhere on the premises
Keep a very careful eye on children. The patio decking has been designed for optimal view of the beach and bay. Stainless steel cable safety barriers have been installed. It does still pose a minimal risk for small children if they are left unattended
If any natural disasters occur prior to your stay and such events prevent your arrival for this stay, a 50% rebate towards a future stay WILL be applied, if such stay is
i. booked within 3 months of your cancelled stay and
ii. of the same duration as your cancelled stay and
iii. booked during a period not exceeding 1 year from your cancelled stay
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.