Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Castries is ready to explore

Enjoy the culture and other features of Castries. This city's island views, beaches and local tours attract many visitors, as does its romantic and relaxing location. Marigot Bay and Reduit Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Castries

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Castries a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Splash Island Water Park Saint Lucia (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Rodney Bay Aquatic Centre (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • St. Lucia Golf & Country Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Treetop Adventure Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Castries

Travellers enjoy Castries for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, October, August and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Castries

Travellers enjoy Castries for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Castries is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Marigot Bay (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Reduit Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Pigeon Island National Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Anse Chastanet Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Soufriere Volcano (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Sulphur Springs (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Castries

Fly into Castries (SLU-George F. L. Charles), the closest airport, located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Vieux Fort (UVF-Hewanorra Intl.), which is 18.4 mi (29.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Castries City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 682 holiday rentals near Castries City. From 126 Houses to 175 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Castries City is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Castries City?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Castries City. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Marigot Bay: 423 holiday rentals
  • Vigie: 52 holiday rentals
  • Marigot Harbour: 679 holiday rentals
  • Fort Charlotte: 666 holiday rentals
  • Mont Fortune Historic Area: 686 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Castries City! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Castries City?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Castries City with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Choc: 534 holiday homes
  • Anse La Raye: 490 holiday homes
  • Vieux Fort: 290 holiday homes
  • Gros Islet: 535 holiday homes
  • Rodney Bay: 530 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Castries City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Castries City. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Marigot Harbour: 679 holiday rentals
  • Fort Charlotte: 666 holiday rentals
  • Mont Fortune Historic Area: 686 holiday rentals
  • Castries Central Market: 680 holiday rentals
  • St. Omer Artmagic: 686 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Castries City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.