Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Castries is ready to explore

Enjoy the culture and other features of Castries. This city's island views, beaches and local tours attract many visitors, as does its romantic and relaxing location. Marigot Bay and Reduit Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Castries

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Castries a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Splash Island Water Park Saint Lucia (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Rodney Bay Aquatic Centre (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • St. Lucia Golf & Country Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Treetop Adventure Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Castries

Travellers enjoy Castries for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, October, August and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Castries

Travellers enjoy Castries for its island views and seaside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Castries is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Marigot Bay (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Reduit Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Pigeon Island National Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Anse Chastanet Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Soufriere Volcano (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Sulphur Springs (11.8 mi / 19 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Castries

Fly into Castries (SLU-George F. L. Charles), the closest airport, located 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Vieux Fort (UVF-Hewanorra Intl.), which is 18.4 mi (29.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Castries City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 634 holiday lettings near Castries City. From 113 Houses to 168 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 Castries City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Castries City?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Castries City:

  • Vigie: 50 holiday homes
  • Cap Estate: 153 holiday homes
  • Saline Point: 79 holiday homes
  • Calabash Cove: 100 holiday homes
  • Mount Hardy: 61 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Castries City?

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

  • La Place Carenage Duty Free Mall: 650 holiday lettings
  • The Embassy of France in Saint Lucia: 629 holiday lettings
  • La Toc Battery: 629 holiday lettings
  • Saint Lucia National Archives: 629 holiday lettings
  • Vigie Beach: 629 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Castries City 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 Castries City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 113 Houses in Castries City. Our other popular types of Castries City holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 168 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 270 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Castries City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 362 holiday homes with pool available in Castries City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.