Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Basseterre is ready to explore

The area's churches and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Basseterre. This romantic city is known for its island views, seaside and beaches. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Seasonal weather in Basseterre

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Basseterre

Travellers enjoy Basseterre for its island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Basseterre is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frigate Bay Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Timothy Hill (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • St. Kitts (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • South Friar's Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Sandy Bank Beach (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Major's Bay Beach (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Basseterre

Fly into Basseterre (SKB-Robert L. Bradshaw Intl.), the closest airport, located 1.3 mi (2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Newcastle (NEV-Vance W. Amory Intl.), which is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Basseterre?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 78 holiday lettings around Basseterre. From 23 villas to 7 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Basseterre? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Basseterre. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Banana Bay Beach: 198 holiday lettings
  • Sandy Bank Beach: 198 holiday lettings
  • Basseterre Cruise Port: 198 holiday lettings
  • Berkeley Memorial: 198 holiday lettings
  • Independance Square: 198 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Basseterre listed on 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 Villas in Basseterre?

Yes, of course. offers 23 Villas in Basseterre. Our other popular types of Basseterre holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Basseterre?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 46 holiday homes with pool available in Basseterre. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.