Where to stay around Kingston?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 263 holiday lettings near Kingston. From 132 apartments to 81 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Kingston is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Kingston?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kingston:

  • Barbican: 60 holiday homes
  • Liguanea: 41 holiday homes
  • Beverly Hills: 45 holiday homes
  • Kencot: 51 holiday homes
  • Jack's Hill: 51 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kingston?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kingston. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Jamaica Conference Center: 257 holiday lettings
  • Kingston and St. Andrew Parish Library: 259 holiday lettings
  • Devon House: 259 holiday lettings
  • University of the West Indies: 256 holiday lettings
  • Mico Teachers College: 259 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kingston listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Kingston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 132 apartments in Kingston. Our other popular types of Kingston holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 81 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kingston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 59 holiday homes with pool available in Kingston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental House in Kingston, Jamaica Your Home Away From Home

    Situated in the Caribbean Sea close to the island of Cuba is the small but perfectly formed island of Jamaica. Renowned for its laid-back lifestyle, beautiful beaches and vibrant nightlife, a Kingston holiday is the ideal choice for those travellers looking for a fantastic beach getaway with a smidgen of culture thrown in for good measure. A Kingston holiday rental house will come with all of the amenities you need to truly have a laid-back time as well as some of the most spectacular views of the busy capital city and the crystal clear sea. Whilst Jamaica makes for the perfect couples and family holidays, it is not recommended for single-sex couples.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Kingston, Jamaica

    As Kingston is located on the southern coastline of Jamaica, there is an abundance of activities, particularly water-sports, for visitors to get their teeth into. Water activities such as water skiing, swimming, diving, sailing, snorkelling and fishing are widely available in the city. Other activities available on a Kingston holiday include walking, cycling, tennis, quad biking and canopy touring. Attractions that are worth visiting whilst on a Kingston holiday include the Bob Marley Museum. The renowned singer who brought Reggae music to the Western world is celebrated in this museum dedicated to his life and music. Naturalists will be thrilled to find the Hope Botanical Gardens within the boundaries of the city, 50 acres of tranquil gardens containing many species of flora including cacti and orchids.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Kingston, Jamaica

    If you can tear yourself away from your fabulous Kingston holiday rental house for the day then it is recommended that you take yourself off to the town of Port Maria which is approximately 40 miles away from the capital. One of the most notable attractions to be found in Port Maria is Firefly, the holiday home of the famous playwright Noel Coward. The house is now a museum and the final resting place of the noteworthy playwright.

    Weather in Kingston, Jamaica

    If the weather is a determining factor in whether you book a Kingston holiday rental house or not then you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to enjoy hot summers and very warm winters! No matter what time of year you choose to have a Kingston holiday, you will be able to bask in temperatures as high as 32°C. The annual rainfall amount for the city is 33 inches with October tending to be the wettest month. This coincides with the peak in the annual hurricane season, which does affect this island.

    Travel to Kingston, Jamaica

    Travellers on a Kingston holiday can begin their trip by arriving at Norman Manley International Airport (KIN) which is approximately half an hour away from the heart of the city. Airlines that offer cheap, frequent flights to the island include Flybe, British Airways, Air Jamaica, American Airlines and Virgin Atlantic. Passengers can leave the UK from various UK airports such as Southampton(SOU), Glasgow (GLA), Newcastle(NCL), Leeds (LBA) and London Heathrow (LHR).

    Attractions in and around Kingston

    Looking for things to do while you're in Kingston? Don't miss cultural highlights such as National Gallery of Jamaica, Natural History Museum of Jamaica and African-Caribbean Heritage Centre. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Saint William Grant Park, National Heroes Park and Emancipation Park. You could easily spend a day shopping at Tropical Plaza and Manor Park Plaza. During your stay, you may want to visit Museum of Coins and Notes, Trench Town Culture Yard or Little Theater. Other places to visit in town include Centre Stage Theatre, Mandela Park and Bob Marley Museum.