Find the best place to stay — Gros Islet

Where to stay around Gros Islet?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 461 holiday lettings near Gros Islet. From 197 villas to 104 apartments, 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 Gros Islet is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gros Islet?

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 Gros Islet:

  • Cap Estate: 162 holiday homes
  • Villas on the Green: 95 holiday homes
  • Sea Breeze Hills: 15 holiday homes
  • Bonne Terre: 48 holiday homes
  • Saline Point: 64 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 Gros Islet?

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

  • Cas en Bas Beach: 528 holiday lettings
  • St. Joseph the Worker Parish: 538 holiday lettings
  • Smugglers Cove: 527 holiday lettings
  • Beausejour Stadium: 541 holiday lettings
  • Splash Island Water Park Saint Lucia: 539 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gros Islet 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 villas in Gros Islet?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 197 villas in Gros Islet. Our other popular types of Gros Islet holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 78 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 30 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 Gros Islet?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 281 holiday homes with pool available in Gros Islet. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Gros Islet also enquired about villas in Cap Estate, villas in Rodney Bay and apartments in Soufriere

    Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in Gros Islet, St Lucia your home away from home

    The town of Gros Islet lies in the far north of the Caribbean island St Lucia. The Rodney Bay Area of the small town caters to the tourists visiting the island with exclusive beachfront properties, hotels and apartments. The crystal clear Caribbean water, overwhelmingly beautiful island scenery, as well as the party vibe of the town, make Gros Islet holidays a popular choice for those visiting St Lucia.

    Things to do in Gros Islet, St Lucia

    The main attraction in Gros Islet is the Friday Night Street Party, otherwise know as the “Jump Up”. This weekly party features sidewalk barbecues and vendors, and revelers can dance in the streets to the reggae, calypso and zouk music until the wee hours of the morning. During the other nights of the week you can visit some of the many clubs in the area. Renting one of the holiday apartments in Gros Islet is a must if you enjoy a good party.

    If you are looking for a quieter Gros Islet holiday experience then you can visit the peaceful Pigeon Island National Park, where you can hike up signal hill. The view from the top is truly breathtaking. There are also military ruins from Colonial times as well as from World War 2. Pigeon Island is also home to the world famous St Lucia Jazz Festival each May. The island was artificially joined to the mainland at the Rodney Bay Marina.

    At the Marina you can hire a boat and go sailing in the spectacular blue water. Other water activities include snorkeling, scuba diving, windsurfing and kayaking. If you prefer to keep your feet on dry land you can sunbathe on one of the sandy beaches (Reduit, Windjammer, or Vigie) or relax in your Gros Islet villa.

    Places to visit on holiday in Gros Islet, St Lucia

    No trip to St Lucia would be complete without taking a trip to the world’s only drive-in volcano at Sulphur Springs Park near Soufrière on the southwest coast of the island. The small town is also home to the Diamond Botanical Gardens with its picturesque Diamond Falls and mineral baths. It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the natural beauty the island has to offer.

    If you are renting a Gros Islet villa and can pull yourself away from the stunning beaches, a great way to explore the island is to go on a plantation tour. Various sugar, cocoa and fruit plantations offer tours where you can watch how the products are processed and enjoy some of the local cuisine.

    Weather in Gros Islet, St Lucia

    Temperatures remain between 20°C and 30°C throughout the year. The steady trade winds bring cool reprieve from the high temperatures, which means that any time is a good time to take a last minute rental villa on a Gros Islet holiday.

    Flights to Gros Islet, St Lucia

    There are two airports on the island of St Lucia. The first is George F Charles airport in the capital Castries, which is a 20-minute drive from Gros Islet. The other is Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) at Vieux Fort, which is on the southern tip of island and is a 90-minute drive to your Gros Islet accommodation. Airlines that offer flights to St Lucia include BMI, British Airways, First Choice Airways and Ryanair.

    Attractions in and around Gros Islet

    First time in Gros Islet and looking for things to do? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Marquis Plantation, Zaka Art Cafe or Morne Coubaril Estate. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Reduit Beach and Cas en Bas Beach. You could easily spend a day shopping at Baywalk Shopping Mall and Friday Night Street Party. Rodney Bay Marina and Marigot Harbour are just a couple of activities around the area. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Marigot Bay, Pigeon Island National Park or Anse Chastanet Beach to your agenda.