Where to stay around Îles des Saintes?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 115 holiday lettings near Îles des Saintes. From 41 Studios to 25 Flats, 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 Îles des Saintes is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Îles des Saintes?

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

  • Caribbean: 32,367 holiday homes
  • Dominica: 58 holiday homes
  • Basse-Terre: 1,034 holiday homes
  • Marie-Galante: 45 holiday homes
  • Le Marigot: 102 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Îles des Saintes! 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 Îles des Saintes?

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

  • Vieux Fort: 186 holiday lettings
  • Portsmouth: 25 holiday lettings
  • Grand Anse: 97 holiday lettings
  • Capesterre Belle Eau: 848 holiday lettings
  • Basse Terre: 635 holiday lettings

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

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental on Les Saintes, Guadaloupe your home away from home

Les Saintes is one of the smallest and quietest of the islands which make up the archipelago of Guadaloupe. Charming villages of pretty cottages are scattered throughout the interior of this tranquil tropical island paradise. The white sand beaches are perfect for sunbathing, snorkeling and other water-based activities or visitors can watch the local fishermen in their open boats called “saintoises” catching fish as they have for centuries. With delicious Creole cuisine and year-round sunshine, a holiday villa in Les Saintes is the perfect way to enjoy a relaxing vacation in the Caribbean.

Things to Do on Les Saintes, Guadaloupe

The beautiful beaches such as Grande Anse offer soft sands for sunbathing and strolling, and clear warm waters for snorkeling and scuba diving. Dining out around your holiday home on Les Saintes is a wonderful experience for gourmets with the tasty Creole cuisine based upon the fresh local seafood. Surprisingly, Guadeloupeans drink even more champagne than their french counterparts as well as creating some delicious cocktails from the locally produced rum, which are all waiting to be sampled as part of your Guadaloupe vacation experience. Other activities around your vacation villa on Les Saintes include canoeing, 4x4 treks, horseback riding, ox-drawn cart rides and hiking in the tropical rainforest. Cruising, game fishing, kite sailing and windsurfing are also available on these crystal clear seas.

Places to Visit on Les Saintes, Guadaloupe

Pointe-a-Pitre is in the centre of the “butterfly” between the Grande-Terre and Haut Terre islands. This commercial capital has been rebuilt several times and offers museums, markets, an interesting port and some lovely island architecture. Terre-de-Haut is a popular spot for visitors as its gorgeous bay of clear aquamarine waters and sugarloaf mountain backdrop make it very scenic. Visit the Napoleon Fort and Museum which tells the surprisingly turbulent history of Les Saintes. Walk down to Terre-de-Bas and the site of the former pottery or explore the tiny village of Petite-Anse. Another popular day trip is a visit to the Aquarium de la Guadeloupe to see the amazing array of marine life which inhabits these clear warm waters.

Weather on Les Saintes, Guadaloupe

Holiday villas in Les Saintes generally enjoy warm weather all year round with temperatures ranging from 28-31°C (82-88°F). The islands have a rainy season from June to October although showers can occur at any time of year.

Travel to Les Saintes, Guadaloupe

Visitors to Guadaloupe generally arrive by air into the main Pointe-à-Pitre (PTP) International Airport which is located on the west side of Grande-Terre. Flights take 12 hours 40 minutes from London with stopover time while New York is 6 hours away from your Les Saintes holiday villa. The Pointe-à-Pitre Airport is a major hub and the second busiest airport in the Lesser Antilles, making it very easy to obtain a flight to this idyllic island paradise.