Where to stay around Saint John?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 16 holiday lettings near Saint John. From 6 apartments to 5 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 Saint John is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Saint John?

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

  • Church View: 1,599 holiday homes
  • Oughterson: 720 holiday homes
  • Bath: 320 holiday homes
  • Small Hope: 2,219 holiday homes
  • Saint Margarets: 2,017 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Saint John! 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 Saint John?

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

  • Church View: 1,599 holiday lettings
  • Oughterson: 720 holiday lettings
  • Bath: 320 holiday lettings
  • Small Hope: 2,219 holiday lettings
  • Saint Margarets: 2,017 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 Saint John?

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

  • Andromeda Botanic Gardens: 2,701 holiday rentals
  • Ocean Echo Stables: 2,692 holiday rentals
  • Bath Beach: 2,693 holiday rentals
  • St John Parish Church: 2,693 holiday rentals
  • St. John's Church: 2,691 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saint John 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.

Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in St. John also enquired about villas in Long Bay, villas in Bottom Bay and villas in Ragged Point

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in St. John, Barbados your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for a beautiful place to stay in the West Indies with wonderful views need look no further than St. John in Barbados. This beautiful parish is located on the eastern side of the island and is a great location for many interesting attractions. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, holiday homes and condos.

Things to do on holiday to St. John, Barbados

The parish of St. John has some great sandy beaches to relax and enjoy the sun such as Bath Beach and Conset Bay. The gentle waters at Bath Beach in particular are ideal for swimming with an offshore reef great for divers. Plenty of other watersports are available in the area including surfing, kayaking, windsurfing, water skiing and sailing.

The Barbados coastline provides some great fishing, where holidaymakers can catch barracuda, tuna and marlin amongst other species. Golf is popular sport here and there are several courses mainly to the west of the island including the 18-hole Apes Hill Golf Course. There are some wonderful places for hikers, horse riders and cyclists to explore with organised walking trips arranged free of charge.

Numerous bars and restaurants can be found in the parish with lots of fresh seafood offered in the coastal towns. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks from the supermarkets and grocery stores. The main shopping area is in the capital, Bridgetown but craft and gift shops can be found elsewhere in St. John.

Places to visit on holiday to St. John, Barbados

There are a number of interesting places to visit in and around St John including St. John Parish Church and Codrington College. The latter sits on a hill and provides great views of the east coast. The lighthouse at Ragged Point, which is the most easterly part of the island, also provides spectacular views. Nature lovers may like to visit Ashford Bird Park in St John or in the parish of St Joseph is the beautiful Andromeda Botanical Gardens with over 600 species of plants. A short trip to the capital Bridgetown offers plenty of history and interesting sites such as the Parliament Buildings. Visitors will also find a few museums and historic buildings on the island such as the Barbados Museum and Sunbury Plantation House.

Weather in St. John, Barbados

The temperature on the island remains fairly constant throughout the year with an average daytime high of 75-85 degrees Fahrenheit. The dry season is January to June with tropical rainstorms sometimes in the hurricane season between June and October. However, the rain normally quickly passes to be followed by sunny weather again. Hurricanes normally avoid Barbados as well. Between January and March holidaymakers can expect approximately 10 hours of sunshine per day, but the rest of the year will not be much lower than this.

Travel to St. John, Barbados

Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI) is approximately 25 minutes drive from St. John and is served by many regional and international carriers. Flights go to and from airports such as Frankfurt (FRA), London-Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst other international cities. LIAT and Caribbean Airlines run daily inter-Caribbean flights to most of the neighbouring islands. Taxis are available from outside the airport building and car hire companies offer pick up services from the airport including Car Trawler, Courtesy Rent a Car, Drive a Matic, Elite Rent-a-Car and Stoutes Car Rental.

Sightseeing in and around St. John

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes St. John a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ocean Echo Stables (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Kendal Sporting (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Barbados Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Green Monkey Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Caribbean International Riding Centre (8 mi / 12.9 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of St. John

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in St. John. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bathsheba Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Huntes Gardens (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Bottom Bay Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Crane Beach (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Brownes Beach (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Animal Flower Cave (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)