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El Momo Cottages

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Charlotte, NC
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My wife and I stayed one night in a cottage at El Momo's. We took the first flight over from St. Martin on a Tuesday and took the last flight out Wednesday. Our two days on Saba was the highlight of our 10 day trip which included a week stay in St. Martin and 3 days in Anguilla. These are...

Thank IslandJackCharlotte
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed three nights in the Lizard Cottage at El Momo. The room was very nice and the mosquito nets were much appreciated. Andries is a lovely host and the breakfast each morning was good. Definitely the best choice for those not looking to break the bank; shared bathroom cottages are the best deal. A few notes of caution which...

Thank Grant P
Reviewed 5 December 2016

You have to work for your view. its up the stairs. but its worth it. nice swimming pool. I guess the only thing that made my rating "avergage" and not "very good" was the shower and toilets, which in my case was not so comfertable.

Thank koshersaltcayennepep
Cold Lake, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is the perfect place to stay if you want a peaceful, scenic stay in the beautiful nature of Saba. Also great for traveling solo. This is not the place to stay if you want the services and amenities of a fancy hotel or resort. Be prepared to hike up a flight of stairs to get here. Rest assured that...

Thank LA K
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights in one of the budget cottages with a shared bathroom. The cottage was really nice with two beds, mosquito net, towels and a shelf to put your clothes and other stuff on. Very well maintained, really quiet, a very nice pool with an amazing view!! The owner of the place is absolutely fantastic, and...

Thank Inger P
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

It's hard to describe the most picturesque place I've ever been. My girlfriend and I stayed in the Cottage in the Sky and it felt like living in a cloud at the top of the world. Magical. If the setting wasn't perfect enough, the owners were incredibly friendly and accommodating. One of the best parts was being served a home-cooked...

1Thank Jacob M
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

El Momo is amazing. At almost the top of Saba island, you'll find tranquility, peace, clouds and clouds. Yes, the steps (60!) to the office seem daunting, and if you choose to stay at cottage in the sky (60 more) you might need a beer break at the honor bar, but what this place lacks in horizontal consistency it makes...

1Thank Kait M
Kingston, New York
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Wonderful, rustic, romantic accommodation. Andreis is a good host with charming stories and great recommendations. Cottage in the Sky was romantic and secluded, although be aware of the stairs! Highly advise you use a backpack rather than traditional luggage while visiting Saba, but particularly at this hotel. The pool was terrific and the views are better here than any other...

1Thank melanie w
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I totally agree with other reviewers, it's like camping but better. Yes there are insects, but you are in nature, it's to be expected; I had not one mosquito bite, which is more than I can say for some other nicer places I've stayed. We had a shower issue our first night, but it was corrected immediately by Andries. It's...

Thank Stacy M
Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 February 2016

When choosing our facility for the nights on Saba we stumbled upon El Momo. We were in for simple, charming, close to the shops and far away enough from the shops at the same time! We came from St Maarten, we were in for peace! We also wanted a warm shower and electricity. So.. El Momo! When we booked we...

Thank McLad22

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Peace - Nature - Silence. Nature lovers who enjoy priceless amenities of tropical flowers, palm trees and hammocks overlooking a deep blue sea and warm hospitality will find El Momo to be the perfect retreat. It's small, quiet, charming and a little "Robinson Crusoe like"; A little piece of paradise where time moves slowly and attention is paid to details. We have breathtaking sea views and fantastic ocean sunsets from October to March. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Momo Cottages

Address: Booby Hill | Box 542, Windwardside, Saba
Region: Caribbean > Saba > Windwardside
Price Range: €68 - €94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Momo Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“If you want to experience nature on your doorstep in plenty of comfort then it's for you.”
scoot99, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some cottages have private bathrooms. Be sure to ask when making reservations.”
IslandJackCharlotte, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You might want to have your own (eco) toilet! Paper is collected in the bin.”
  • breakfast with ocean view
McLad22, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I'd try the highest or Sunshine Cottage”
R1710XBchrisb, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“I would opt for a moderate room - the higher the room, the better the view.”
  • View from my bathroom!!
  • Bathroom frog
  • Sunshine cottage - excuse the mess on the bed!
  • Sunshine cottage
  • Visiting giant iguana
  • My terrace area
849lesliw, 31 Dec 2015 | Read review
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US$79* /night
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