Trinidad Carnival is arguably the largest party on earth. 2023 will be one for the books as Trinidadians, and Carnival goers have been anticipating celebrating since 2020. If you haven’t booked a hotel for this year’s Carnival celebrations, you may be out of luck, as most properties are fully booked. 

However, if you’re planning on visiting Trinidad for Carnival in 2024, or any other time, we’ve got you covered. 

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Here are our top 6 Port of Spain hotels:

Kapok Hotel


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This locally-owned boutique hotel is within walking distance from Queen’s Park Savannah, where Carnival is held. What was once a family restaurant dating back to 1964 is now a hotel boasting 94 rooms, seven event spaces, and two restaurants. Head to the hotel’s Tiki Village restaurant for panoramic views of the city paired with Asian cuisine. 

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With a mix of Caribbean charm and contemporary elegance, this hotel is perfect for the Carnival goer seeking a luxury experience. Enjoy local cuisine and the restaurant on the property, as well as panoramic views of the city from Sugar High Rooftop Bar. With a fitness center, outdoor pool, bar, and restaurant, what’s not to love?

Hyatt Regency Trinidad

Enjoy this waterfront hotel with a view of the Gulf of Paria, alfresco dining, a spa, an on-site restaurant, a fitness center, and more. Hyatt Regency Trinidad is the perfect place to stay to enjoy Carnival and experience the rich history of the island. 

Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre

Located less than ten minutes from the National Museum & Art Gallery, this property is great for travelers wanting to experience art amid Carnival activities. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Emperor Valley Zoo, and of course, Queen’s Park Savannah are nearby attractions. We love that each room on this property features a private balcony. There are also on-site spa services, an outdoor pool, and tennis courts. 

Courtyard by Marriott Port of Spain


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If you’ve never been to Carnival, be prepared not to sleep. However, you can get rest while staying at this Port of Spain hotel. The property offers an on-site restaurant, The Centro; a convenience store, The Market; a 24-hour fitness center, and more. It’s also near the Emperor Valley Zoo, Nelson Mandela Park, and Queen’s Park Oval. 

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