Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Birdsong Tobago - Paradise on Earth

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Birdsong Tobago is your home away from home. A graciously decorated villa filled with every amenity for the perfect vacation. Our panoramic balcony view is unrivalled and offers a relaxing spot in which to sink into the island lifestyle. For more variety the gardens and both balconies provide bird viewing areas. There is a private pool with a sunset deck, an expansive garden with many fruit trees and friendly staff. For your browsing pleasure there is a wide selection of books, puzzles and games at your fingertips.

The property has a 3 night minimum for rental. We look forward to hosting you.

The 1/2 acre garden around the house is a visual treat. Bougainvillea abounds, there are mango trees, a breadfruit tree, orange/grapefruit and lime trees so choose your season and there will be something available. There are at least 20 easy-to-watch species of birds including our own resident Mot-Mots, bananquits and a variety of tanagers that live on the property and come to feed from the bird trays that we have available. And see if you can spot the squirrels lunching on the coconuts hanging on the trees.

Our guests say it repeatedly - the biggest disadvantage of Birdsong is that it is so difficult to leave. Sightseeing trips seem unnecessary with the on-site offerings. But if you are in search of diversions within 5 minutes you can be on 3 of the best beaches in Tobago - including Grafton Beach and Mt. Irvine beach. Several restaurants are within a 10 minute drive and you can even find a bank machine and two supermarkets only 15 minutes away.

Our recent guests have described complete satisfaction with their visit. Take a look at the comments section.

Please feel free to ask us any questions about Tobago or about the villa. We are truly looking forward to your visit.

Keywords: Villa

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, danish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

Amenities

Black Rock Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1) Available if needed in the queen bedroom, Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Lushly landscaped 1/2 acre, bird feeders throughout property.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

85% Complete
15% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Birdsong Tobago - Paradise on Earth
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews
5

So quaint, peaceful and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

This villa is bang for your buck!. Very spacious for my party of 4. There is nothing to fault, lots of character as an older furnished villa, but absolutely everything you need.From a well stocked kitchen, comfy beds, and I'm not sure which was better between the beautiful verandah for early morning cuppa or evening dinners, or the Devine pool!!!which was deceptively simple, yet something about being in it made you want to just pass the day,night and even weekend away,lol.. The garden is well kept and contains a large variety of mature fruit trees and tropical plants which attract loads of birds.. every morning the mot mots come and say hello to you in the porch :)

I would recommend having a vehicle, which would put everything from beaches,resturants and even the golf course within a 5-10 min drive

.. As everyone has already mentioned, it is very very hard to leave this little piece of serenity!.. I would love to return soon, and recommend Birdsong to anyone looking for a relaxing stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

JUST AMAZING !!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Birdsong Villa was just AMAZING! The llocation was perfect. It was a quck healthy walk to the beach and near restaurants and stores. The villa provides all of the privacy in the world. The villa had more than enough room with its big spacious rooms wich each its own bathroom. Several seathing areas with plenty if seating for entertaining and nice size kitchen with everything you will need. Guillian the owner was available and ready to handle any issues or concerns at anytime. She showed us that she really cared. The house keeper was pleasant and super sweet. Its location was a quick walk to the beach. And the pool was everything. Dont miss out on the string lghts wich provides great ambiance in the evening. Having Guilians father on premises gave us a sense of security and he also was delightful. He was quiet and stayed to himself but was there if we needed anything he was too available. We definitely would recommend this property!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

A beautiful home with character, beautiful views and all amenities...a memorable stay!

  • 5 of 5

First, the place is very well located - near a few beautiful beaches, and a short ride from both Crown Point and Scarborough. Fish market is next door too :) It is a quiet and safe area, gated and secluded.

The house has everything you will need, and is very well equipped. Rooms are spacious, comfortably furnished and functional. The terrace is fantastic and we enjoyed it from morning breakfast with visiting birds to beautiful sunset views for evening cocktails...

The swimming pool is very nice too, perfect for refreshing and play with the kids.

I also have to say that the highlight of this trio has been the great communication with Gillian and the warm welcome and attention from Joe, her father. Joe has been providing recommendations, great advice and he's a very interesting person. Gillian has been fantastic, flexible and even sent us back a few items left behind. Thank you so much Gillian and our warmest regards to your father.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We (family of four) spent a week in T&T and are so glad we found Birdsong!

Here is a (long) list of things that are great about Birdsong:

Value for money;

Location (close to everything but still feels secluded);

Complete privacy;

Gorgeous pool;

Beautiful gardens;

Great views;

Lovely patio;

Outdoor veranda;

Fully equipped kitchen;

Lots of great books to read:

Board games (we enjoyed monopoly nights with our kids)

Loads of dishes, towels, linens;

Spacious bedrooms;

Comfy beds and bed linens;

Huge closets;

Air conditioning that worked like a dream;

Ceiling fans in every bedroom;

Well thought out indoor and outdoor seating areas;

Roomy furniture;

Outdoor dining areas;

Outdoor shower;

Beautiful beaches nearby;

Stores nearby (vegetable/fruit stall and grocery store in Pleasant Point);

Restaurants a short drive away (Fish Pot, Quench juice/smoothie shop, La Tortaruga);

Chris (who took us out on a memorable guided tour of the island);

Chris's mum (who saved the day by washing a huge pile of dishes);

Gillian (who is easily reachable and very responsive); and last but not least...

Bird song (from our lovely feathered friends)!

A short list of things that could be improved about this property:

- One toilet did not flush. We used the other two which worked just fine.

- Dishwasher was broken. We mostly ate out, so this did not bother us.

- Hand rail at the pool entrance came off. We don't have small kids, so it was fine.

The above were not deal breakers for us, so we did not insist upon getting them fixed during our short stay. They are quick fixes and will make Birdsong more desirable than it already is!

We felt like we were staying in a beloved, gracious, well cared for family home. Which made us want to care of it even more, and leave it in a good condition for others to enjoy.

Where you stay can make or break your vacation. Birdsong truly made our trip memorable. It became our home away from home, and we would love to come back some day and stay again.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
St Augustine
4

Gorgeous villa

  • 4 of 5

The place is absolutely beautiful the view from the porch is so relaxing. Overall experience was lovely the owner was on hand for any assistance.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0
Nottingham, UK
5

Wonderful place!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Birdsong for a week in February and absolutely loved it! Very spacious for just two of us but we used all of the sitting areas during our stay and our favourite spot for a sundowner was the large open-sided room draped with bougainvillea and with views out to the sea. The pool is lovely and, again, plenty of space for sunbathing and relaxing. We did manage to drag ourselves away to explore the island but, fortunately, it is so small you can see it all and still take advantage of this beautiful place! Owner, Joe wasn’t around for most of our stay only arriving the evening before we left – he is delightful and it is a pity we didn’t have more time to talk to him. However, his friendly and efficient ‘man of business’ Chris, introduced us into the villa and quickly resolved the couple of minor things we needed sorting out while we were there. Finally, just to reassure potential renters, although the ‘house’ is the top story of a large property, the orientation of the building and gardens is such that you will have complete privacy. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0

Map

Nearby beach for surfing, kite surfing available on island

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional reduced rates for couples or longer stays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.