Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Grand Cayman

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Grand Cayman. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the snorkelling, diving and boating. Rum Point and Boatswain's Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Grand Cayman

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy Grand Cayman for its snorkelling, scuba diving and boating. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Grand Cayman has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • North Sound Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Cayman Crazy Golfing Mini Golf (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Dolphin Cove (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Dolphin Discovery (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Cayman Turtle Farm (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Grand Cayman

Travellers speak highly of Grand Cayman for its snorkelling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Grand Cayman

Travellers enjoy Grand Cayman for its island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Grand Cayman is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rum Point (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Boatswain's Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Stingray City (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Star Fish Point (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Starfish Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • North Sound (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Grand Cayman

The nearest airport is in George Town (GCM-Owen Roberts Intl.), located 7.4 mi (12 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Grand Cayman?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 891 holiday lettings around Grand Cayman. From 88 villas to 211 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a beachfront property near Grand Cayman?

Nothing comes close to sand between your toes and a salty breeze on your skin. It's time to muster your squad for some serious beach action. There are 497 beachside rental homes to select from. Searching for a different holiday vibe? See if any of our other properties steal your heart. Our options here include:

  • 441 oceanfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 428 beach-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 419 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo near Grand Cayman?

Sharing is great. But sharing bunks and bathrooms with strangers can be a bit tiring. Make the most of the time you have with your loved ones in a condo. The space and convenience guarantees a comfortable stay. In this destination, HomeAway has 482 to pick from. Book now and you could spend as little as £61 a night. If that doesn't match your family's style, we've got a number of other self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • House: 221 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £46 per night.
  • Villa: 87 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £127 per night.
  • Apartment: 50 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £88 per night.

Can I stay near Grand Cayman in a large group?

There's nothing better than being reunited with your old friends or spending a week or so with your beloved relatives in a marvellous new place. What's best, HomeAway has options to suit you. The top option for large groups here are condo holiday rentals, and you'll find 198 available. If you are hoping to stay in a large group, the property options that will serve you well include:

  • On the hunt for places that can hold 6 holiday makers? We have 340 that will fit the bill. Prices start from £77 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your group, you'll be happy to find out that there are 105 holiday rentals that are suitable. Prices begin at just £127 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 5? We've got 83 accommodation for rent that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £127 a night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring along your dad, your cousin and all your besties to Grand Cayman.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals near Grand Cayman?

Show the door to samey chain-hotel rooms! Cherish the flexibility of staying like a local in a budget-friendly holiday rental instead. Feast your eyes on the fabulous options available now on HomeAway. The Shores is an awesome area to investigate if you want to keep a handle on your budget. HomeAway has 17 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very affordable £234 per night. You'll find another 49 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around Northwest Point. The average price in this area is £267 per night.