Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Gros Islet

Enjoy the live music and other features of Gros Islet. Well known for its beaches, cafés and bars, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Marigot Bay and Reduit Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Gros Islet

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Gros Islet has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Splash Island Water Park Saint Lucia (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Rodney Bay Aquatic Centre (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • St. Lucia Golf & Country Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Treetop Adventure Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Gros Islet

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, October, September, August and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 82°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Gros Islet

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gros Islet is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marigot Bay (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Reduit Beach (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Pigeon Island National Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Anse Chastanet Beach (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Soufriere Volcano (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Sulphur Springs (17.4 mi / 28 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Gros Islet

The nearest airport is in Castries (SLU-George F. L. Charles), located 4.9 mi (7.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Vieux Fort (UVF-Hewanorra Intl.), which is 23 mi (37 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Gros Islet?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 563 house rentals around Gros Islet. From 250 Villas to 96 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Gros Islet is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gros Islet:

  • Cas En Bas: 64 vacation rentals
  • Mount Hardy: 55 vacation rentals
  • Calabash Cove: 118 vacation rentals
  • Sea Breeze Heights: 17 vacation rentals
  • Bonne Terre: 156 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Gros Islet?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Gros Islet. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Reduit Beach: 657 home rentals
  • Rodney Bay Marina: 654 home rentals
  • Rodney Bay Aquatic Centre: 649 home rentals
  • Cas en Bas Beach: 638 home rentals
  • Splash Island Water Park Saint Lucia: 652 home rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Gros Islet?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 250 Villas in Gros Islet. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gros Islet include:

  • Houses: 96 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 150 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 14 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gros Islet?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 341 vacation homes with pool available in Gros Islet.