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Poui Place - a luxurious 4BR villa in a quiet and private gated development

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Poui Place is a spacious and luxurious 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath villa in the private Samaan Grove gated development. The villa is finished, furnished and equipped to an exceptional standard. The Great Room's multiple double French doors open up the living space onto a huge teak deck which borders the large swimming pool, outdoor pavilion and the large back yard. The deck is a great space for outdoor cooking, dining, entertaining, sunning, or simply relaxing.

The upstairs of this 2 story villa balconies off two of the bedrooms, offering great views of the surrounding development and the area. It has a striking modern design with traditional elements incorporating timber-clad upper walls, a large timber louver-roofed pavilion which appears to float in the swimming pool, and a large teak deck. The different water levels in the large swimming pool (32' and 10' shallow end) make it ideal for young children of all ages. Adult non-swimmers can stand in the deep end, as the depth is only 52'. Travertine marble flooring throughout add to the sense of luxury, and the extensive use of large glass side lites and french doors make all the spaces bright and airy.

European style touches are everywhere - from the bathrooms which have walk in showers with rain shower heads and frameless glass panels, to the high grade European vanities and sanitary ware, to the European style kitchen.

*Regular Season

Samaan Grove Development: The Samaan Grove Development is a gated development. With 24/7 access security, Poui Place's guests can rest assured that they will enjoy quiet, peaceful, private and secure surroundings in which to relax. The development is ideally centrally located, with the most popular beaches such as Store Bay & Pigeon Point to the south-west, and Grange Bay, Mt Irvine Bay & Stonehaven Bay to the north-east are all within 4-8 km and less than 10 minutes drive away. It is located off Milford Road and is close to the Crown Point area, where there is a wide range of eating choices - from ultra casual to fine dining.

KINDLY NOTE : No Man's Land is currently inaccessible until further notice.

More Details

Property Manager
Assistant Property Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Definitely a home away from home. Poui Place was/is a beautiful back drop for my wedding prep pictures and a magnificent place to host our after wedding brunch. I didn't get to visit No Man's Land with all of the wedding prep but some of my guests did and they siad that it is beautiful. We will definitely be back. Hopefully before our anniversary.
Mar 2014
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Amenities

Canaan Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • ✔European style walk in showers with frame-less glass enclosures and rain-shower heads ✔ Soap and toilet paper provided
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Opens to upstairs balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double , Opens to upstairs balcony
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Opens to deck
  • ✔Bedrooms are air-conditioned and equipped with ceiling fans. ✔Bedrooms 1 and 4 have en-suite bathrooms.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Gated Community
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Bed and Bath linen provided. Towels are to be use on premises only Check-in : 2 PM | Check-out : 11 AM

Reviews

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Poui Place - a luxurious 4BR villa in a quiet and private gated development
average rating of 4.642857 based on 24 reviews
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There were no surprises. It was everything it advertised with excellent hospitality and service.

  • 4 of 5

The property was just what we needed for our vacation. Major upsides: it has all of your basic and practical amenities, good villa layout, centrally located, excellent, accomadating and responsive customer service from management and housekeeping/ground/security staff. Things to note: no televisions in bedroom (but you are not staying there to watch television), you need a car or taxi service if you want to go anywhere and it is in a gated community of other villas.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely BUT Needs Upkeep

  • 3 of 5

This villa is really lovely but we had a number of issues that clearly show that the property is not being upkept/maintained properly. The villa itself is in the perfection location, has a perfect pool, grounds are very well maintained. However, these issues were pre-communicated to us, nonetheless, they existed... AC in the master bathroom wasn't working (fixed next day), toilet seats were wobbly and falling off, in the master bedroom the toothbrush holder was rusted completely, the handles/mixers in the showers were all old and need to be changed, one completely came off on the first night, we turned on the fan in the master bedroom and dust was blowing everywhere off the fan, the cable on the tv is not working so we weren't able to use the tv, the microwave needs to be cleaned on the inside. The villa could be perfect but it really needs to be upkept a lot better for the price.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Krystal, thank you for your feedback as it is valued. As accurately stated, in advance of your stay we communicated that the A/C was not working, and as an interim solution, we offered 2 portable AC units to be used for one night, as the technician would have fixed it the next day, which he did. The toilet clips had been ordered in advance but did not arrive in time for your stay, of which we also communicated. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.Regarding your other issues, we have already taken the necessary steps to replace the shower handles, toothbrush holder and have instructed our cleaning staff about the dust and microwave concerns. We do wish we had been contacted about the cable not working, as we would have sent someone to fix this issue. We agree that Poui Place is in the perfect location on maintained grounds with a gorgeous pool and as such we will work to make it as an enjoyable experience for our incoming guests. Thank you again for your insights.
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5

My home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This was my 3rd stay at Poui, this is a special place to my husband and I. Our friends even calls it our home lol. We stayed at Poui the year we got married in Tobago and it has been my go to place since.

Management makes the process extremely easy. From the gatekeeper to the clean staff they are all familiar and friendly.

I like that the community is away from the central tourist area, but it's still conveniently located with a car or a quick call to a taxi.

Poui is definitely the place for a wonderful escape.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is indeed our pleasure to have Poui Place be your home away from home Natasha. We appreciate your kind words as we aim to make the booking to staying transition a smooth one. We are happy that the location of the villa has made your stay secluded enough yet easily accessible to the beaches and eateries. We can't wait for your 4th stay with us :)
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5

Fantastic!!

  • 5 of 5

I never usually leave reviews but my stay at Poui was just fantastic, it would be unjust not to. The description and pic is exactly as shown on the website, this house is beautiful. The garden area at the back is lovely and very relaxing. The property was clean and well stocked with kitchen essentials. The customer service received from both Crystal and Theresa was exceptional and i would like to thank them for making the process so hassle free. I would definitely recommend this property to my family and friends!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are are honoured that your stay at Poui Place inspired you to write a review :). We are happy to be of service and look forward to booking your next stay with us.
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4

TRANQUIL, FANTASTIC, CONVENIENT & AFFORDABLE FAMILY GETAWAY

  • 4 of 5

I fell absolutely in love with Pouis place. It is really now my go to place just to get some RnR. However as an Attorney at Law there are just a few little suggestions I will wish to make to protect you form any exposure to litigation.

As an owner of a rental you can be liable under occupiers liability for harm /injury sustained during a persons stay at the place despite having a contact which may appear to protect you from litigation. I respectfully suggest the following based on my observations;

1. The steps are wooden and persons from the pool can slip easily and fall, I suggest a big rubber mat of some sort so persons can wipe off before using the steps.

2. The patio on the pool as you exit the kitchen area , should also be reviewed. The tiles there when wet can result in injury to especially children. My son for example did slip and fell head first into one of the narrow water ways luckily we were there and he did not incur any injury. I suggest you look into that.

3. There are exposed electrical plugs too close to the pool , these should be covered immediately, as to avoid any unfortunate occurence.

And this is about it for now.

Notwithstanding the above I will go to POUIS place agin because it really is a home away from home and my kids and family loved it. The self contained house makes a vacation convenient and hassel free. I only made those suggestions because I am a lawyer with a lot of cooperate clients, so jus to protect you I respectfully made these suggestions.

Thanks again, the owners are really welcoming and this added to the great time we all had! Cheers!!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing your thoughts on ways to improve one's stay at Poui Place :). We have taken note of your insightful suggestions and are currently putting things in place to ensure a safer environment for our guests. See you soon !
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Beautiful Property

  • 5 of 5

Description and layout is exactly as seen on the web site. The property is clean and well maintained, spacious, close to airport, beaches, takeout places, retaurants and supermarkets. Kudos to Crystal, Theresa and Tricia for the excellent customer service in the booking process. We visited Pigeon point and dined at the Seahorse Inn Restaurant,excellent food ...overall we felt at home.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Kilometres
ANR Robinson Airport
Nearest Ferry
9 Kilometres
Port of Scarborough
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Store Bay
Car: necessary

Address:

104 Samaan Grove, Golden Grove Road, Canaan, Tobago

Poui Place villa is located in Samaan Grove, which is centrally located off Golden Grove Road in the Canaan area of Tobago.

Samaan Grove is in the heart of the main south-western area of Tobago, and within 5-10 minutes to everything that would be desired in a holiday such as the airport, popular beaches (Store Bay, Pigeon Point, Canoe Bay, Grange Bay, Mt. Irvine Bay).

Travel Directions: From the ANR Airport, proceed east approx 3 Km along Milford Road. Turn left onto Golden Grove Road and drive approx 1 Km until you arrive at the Samaan Grove entrance and guard booth. After gaining admittance from the security guard, drive into the development. Drive time from the airport is approximately 7-9 minutes.

From the Port at Scarborough head west along Claude Noel Hwy towards Crown Point, turn right onto Golden Grove Road after passing Shirvan Road. Drive time from the port approximately 15 minutes.

Leisure activities available nearby range from bicycle rentals, swimming, snorkeling, surfing, windsurfing, kite surfing, jet skiing, reef tours, deep sea and on-shore fishing, and sailing.

Less than 8 minutes drive away, golfers have a choice of the Mt Irvine Golf Course or the Tobago Plantations Golf Course.

Popular supermarkets Pennysavers and RT Morshead are just a few minutes drive away, while Canaan Food Basket is just around the corner on Milford Road, making it ideal for a quick run to stock up on fruit, vegetables and beverages.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $15 per person per night

The rates shown are based on a group size up to 6 persons . For international guests, the cost for additional guest(s) is $15 USD per person up to a total of 10 guests.
Rates are shown in USD. Children under 3 years are no charge. We cannot take credit card payments. Local T&T residents pay by direct deposit to a bank account, overseas residents pay in USD via wire transfer. Kindly note that with wire transfers both the sending and receiving banks deduct service charges from the amount sent, and are borne by the guest.

A Reservation Payment of one (1) night’s rental of is required at the time of booking. This deposit automatically becomes the Security Deposit upon arrival and check-in.
The deposit is NOT applied toward the full rental amount, and will be refunded within seven (7) days of departure less any applicable damage deductions

Check-in : 2 PM | Check-out : 11 AM

ATTENTION :
Effective May 1, 2017, please note the following:
REGULAR
US $400 | TT $2,700 1 to 6 persons
HIGH
US $500 | TT $3,375 1 to 6 persons
PEAK
US $600 | TT 4,050 1 to 6 persons

The cost for additional guest(s) is $15 USD | $101.25 per person up to a total of 10 guests.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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