Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Port-of-Spain

The area's entertainment and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Port-of-Spain. This city's restaurants, zoo and shopping draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Port-of-Spain

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Port-of-Spain a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Emperor Valley Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Chaguaramas Boardwalk (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Chaguaramas Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Millenium Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Port-of-Spain

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, April and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Port-of-Spain

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port-of-Spain is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Woodford Square (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Queen's Park Savanah (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Royal Botanical Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Caroni Lagoon National Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Maracas Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Macqueripe Bay (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Port-of-Spain

Fly into Port of Spain (POS-Piarco Intl.), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Port-of-Spain?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 72 holiday lettings near Port-of-Spain. From 22 Houses to 28 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 Port-of-Spain is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Port-of-Spain?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Port-of-Spain. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Queen's Park Savanah: 72 holiday lettings
  • University of the West Indies: 73 holiday lettings
  • Mohammed Ali Jinnah Memorial Mosque: 73 holiday lettings
  • Maracas Beach: 69 holiday lettings
  • Brian Lara Promenade: 73 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Port-of-Spain listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Port-of-Spain?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 22 Houses in Port-of-Spain. Our other popular types of Port-of-Spain holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port-of-Spain?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Port-of-Spain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.