Manta Lodge

Manta Lodge

Manta Lodge sits on the hillside across from a small beach near the village of Speyside at the East End of Tobago. Tucked into the base of the oldest tropical rain forest preserve in the western hemisphere, Manta Lodge offers guests rooms which all face the ocean, have private bathrooms, and a porch or veranda, allowing the guest vistas across the sea to Little Tobago, the sun rise, and the assortment of birds and butterflies that inhabit the area. The property features an exclusive 22 bedrooms, but also has great amenities like an on-site bar and restaurant, beach, dive shop, swimming pool, and plenty of hiking trails.

Vacationers looking to eat on-site will be especially pleased with Manta, since they have some pleasant on-site dining options. In addition, the hotel has its very own on-site restaurant.

Located on the island of Tobago, 0.3 miles north-northeast of Speyside, Manta Lodge offers a warm welcome to vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation on this beautiful island. It is 16.0 miles northeast of the center of Scarborough.


Manta Lodge has both Superior and Loft Rooms for guests. All rooms have a view of the ocean from their private porch or balcony. All rooms are air-conditioned, and feature a private bath and shower. The two lofts open up to a rooftop deck with ocean view. There is hot water in each room for tea or coffee. Room voltage is 110V. Guests are encouraged to interact with each other and the environment, therefore no telephones or televisions are provided. Wireless internet access is available however. Guests must bring their own toiletries including a hair dryer, and their own coffee or tea, or it can be bought on-site.

Manta has 20 total rooms. Travelers who are trying to avoid big, commercial resorts will relish the personal touch at these accommodations.

This hotel has received a 2 star rating from Caribya! on the basis of features, style, and ambience. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A list of the in-room features and amenities available at Manta Lodge include:

  • Coffee Maker
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • 120 AC
  • Internet Access Port
  • Balcony

If you have a certain requirement for your vacation, you can contact the hotel by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to their room amenities, this hotel also offers several other amenities.

  • Live Entertainment
  • Scuba Diving
  • PC/Printer Available
  • Snorkeling
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

Just in case, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. To find out more about the types of recreation and activities that Manta Lodge offers, click here.


The focal point of the Manta Lodge is its dining facility. They serve three meals daily, and focus their attention on purely local foods and produce, creating an interesting and unusual menu not found often in resorts.

In addition to the on-location dining, guests hoping to find more culinary diversity might also look into the area's other local restaurant choices. Visitors staying at Manta Lodge will encounter a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It can be a time-saver to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Manta has dining of its own. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Remember to ask about the property's guest services -- including the ones shown below -- are offered to help you maximize your enjoyment during your time on Trinidad and Tobago.

  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Tour Desk

This property also has a few business amenities, great for those visitors who are traveling to this area for business reasons.

  • PC/Printer Available


Guests will find a good selection of attractions located near Manta. Some of the closest are Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail and Twin Rivers Waterfall. Considering this hotel is located on Speyside North, this property is particularly appealing to travelers who look forward to frequent trips to the water. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby Man-O-War.

The hotel is located near Scarborough, a nice area for travelers to learn about and explore Trinidad and Tobago.

For more info on what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Windward Road, Tobago

Phone: (868) 660-5268

Secondary Phone: (866) 486-2246



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