Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Roatan

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Roatan. Travellers especially like the diving, snorkelling and dolphin watching in this relaxing and romantic city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Seasonal weather in Roatan

Travellers speak highly of Roatan for its diving. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, September, June, May and August are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Roatan

Travellers enjoy Roatan for its island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Roatan. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Harbor Tropical Arboretum (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Carambola Botanical Gardens (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Mahogany Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sandy Bay Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Half Moon Bay Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Marbella Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Roatan

Fly into Roatan (RTB-Juan Manuel Galvez Intl.), the closest airport, located 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Utila (UII), which is 26.9 mi (43.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Roatán?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 571 holiday lettings near Roatán. From 229 Houses to 97 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Roatán for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Roatán?

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

  • North America: 598,101 holiday homes
  • Coxen Hole: 530 holiday homes
  • Sandy Bay: 518 holiday homes
  • West Bay: 454 holiday homes
  • Lighthouse Estates: 132 holiday homes

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

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

  • Coxen Hole: 530 holiday lettings
  • Sandy Bay: 518 holiday lettings
  • West Bay: 454 holiday lettings
  • Utila Island: 40 holiday lettings
  • Dixon Cove: 544 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 Roatán?

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

  • Marbella Beach: 571 holiday rentals
  • Pristine Bay Golf Club: 571 holiday rentals
  • Mahogany Beach: 570 holiday rentals
  • Blue Harbor Tropical Arboretum: 570 holiday rentals
  • Gumbalimba Park: 558 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Roatán 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.