Where to stay around Castries Quarter?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 177 holiday lettings near Castries Quarter. From 78 Villas to 21 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 Castries Quarter is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Marigot Bay: 521 holiday homes
  • St. Lucia National Library: 599 holiday homes
  • Saint Lucia National Archives: 597 holiday homes
  • Castries City: 480 holiday homes
  • The Embassy of France in Saint Lucia: 599 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Castries Quarter! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Castries Quarter?

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

  • Castries City: 480 holiday lettings
  • Charlotte: 480 holiday lettings
  • Choc: 478 holiday lettings
  • Ciceron: 512 holiday lettings
  • La Clery: 479 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Castries Quarter?

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

  • St. Lucia National Library: 599 holiday rentals
  • Saint Lucia National Archives: 597 holiday rentals
  • The Embassy of France in Saint Lucia: 599 holiday rentals
  • Marigot Harbour: 605 holiday rentals
  • St. Lucia Government House: 599 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Castries Quarter 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 accommodations.

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Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Castries, St Lucia your home away from home

Castries is the capital of St Lucia and is located on the northwest side of the island. It is a busy port of call for Caribbean cruise ships which use its deep harbour. Consequently there are plenty of duty-free shops and a bustling market. The town itself is quite newly built, having been destroyed by fire several times in its long history. A holiday villa in Castries provides the perfect base for exploring further afield by road or by boat.

Things to Do in Castries, St Lucia

Castries offers unrivalled shopping with its colourful daily market and tempting duty-free prices. Buy local crafts, fresh fruit and Indian spices from the local women in their traditional dress and cotton headdresses. Dining out in Castries is also excellent, particularly at some of the fish restaurants which overlook the busy waterfront. Views from the top of Morne Fortune make this walk well worth the effort. The area is within easy reach of your Castries holiday villa. The hill is the site of Government House and a tour of the exotic gardens is well worth doing. Visitors can also explore the military cemetery, the Old Battery and the Powder Museum, all relics of St Lucia’s colonial past. St Lucia has many fine sandy beaches which are ideal for swimming, sunbathing, snorkeling, diving, boat trips, watersports and even turtle-watching.

Places to Visit in Castries, St Lucia

Castries itself has very little history although the original sea defenses are worth seeing. The central point of the town is the Derek Walcott Square with the Cathedral which is beautifully decorated with candles and flowers. It is in the shade of a huge samaan tree which is thought to be 400 years old. To the south of the square are some of the older French buildings which date back to the 19th century. Just outside Castries is the Marquis Estate, one of the largest on the island. It offers tours of the working plantation, a visit to the old sugar mill and boat rides on the river. Other places to visit include the weekend street party at Gros Inlet and the beautiful beach at Marigot Bay.

Weather in Castries, St Lucia

St Lucia enjoys year-round tropical sunshine, and temperatures range between 29-31°C (84-88°F) making it a popular holiday destination at any time of year. The rainy season is from June to November, but it generally falls as short tropical afternoon showers.

Travel to Castries, St Lucia

Visitors to holiday rentals in Castries generally fly into the main Hewanorra (UVF) International Airport which is at Vieux Fort in the south of the island, about 2 hours drive away. Airlines from the USA, Canada and London all frequently use the airport for scheduled flights from all over the world.