Destination guide

The beachside setting of Canouan Island is ready to explore

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Canouan Island. Revered for its golfing, boating and snorkelling, this city is both romantic and relaxing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Seasonal weather averages in Canouan Island

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, September, August, October and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Canouan Island

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Canouan Island is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mysore Bay Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Mount Royal (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Mahault Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • South Glossy Bay Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Tobago Cays (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Belmont Bay (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Canouan Island

The nearest airport is in Canouan Island (CIW), located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Argyle (SVD-Argyle Intl.), which is 33 mi (53.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Canouan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 57 holiday lettings around Canouan. From 4 Houses to 6 Flats, 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.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Canouan?

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

  • Grenada: 267 holiday homes
  • Bequia: 357 holiday homes
  • Carriacou: 38 holiday homes
  • Mustique: 310 holiday homes
  • Lower Bay: 128 holiday homes

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

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

  • Hillsborough: 38 holiday lettings
  • Port Elizabeth: 350 holiday lettings
  • Clifton: 41 holiday lettings
  • Ashton: 39 holiday lettings
  • Argyle: 38 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Canouan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Canouan are:

  • Mustique Airport (MQS): 374 self catering accommodations
  • Lauriston Airport (CRU): 38 self catering accommodations
  • Union Island International Airport (UNI): 58 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Canouan?

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

  • Princess Margaret Beach: 358 holiday rentals
  • Tobago Cays: 58 holiday rentals
  • Port of Port Elizabeth: 364 holiday rentals
  • Tyrell Bay Beach: 47 holiday rentals
  • Mahault beach: 192 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Canouan 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.