Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Port of Spain

The area's entertainment and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Port of Spain. This city's restaurants, zoo and shopping draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Port of Spain

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Port of Spain a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Emperor Valley Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Chaguaramas Boardwalk (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Chaguaramas Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Millenium Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Port of Spain

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, September, August, April and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Port of Spain

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port of Spain is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Woodford Square (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Queen's Park Savanah (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Royal Botanical Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Caroni Lagoon National Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Maracas Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Macqueripe Bay (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Port of Spain

Fly into Port of Spain (POS-Piarco Intl.), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Port of Spain?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 74 vacation rentals near Port of Spain. From 23 Houses to 29 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Port of Spain for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Port of Spain?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Port of Spain. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Blanchisseuse Beach: 57 vacation rentals
  • Maracas Beach: 71 vacation rentals
  • Las Cuevas Beach: 71 vacation rentals
  • Queen's Park Savanah: 73 vacation rentals
  • Queen's Park Oval: 73 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port of Spain 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 Houses in Port of Spain?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Port of Spain. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Port of Spain include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Port of Spain?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Port of Spain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.