Accommodations on Tobago

While smaller than Trinidad, many tourist feel Tobago is the place to stay

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Though Tobago is smaller than its sister island of Trinidad, there are still plenty of places for vacationers to stay. Scarborough is home to the largest concentration of attractions, restaurants, shopping, and accommodations. Canaan is a great second, followed by Charlotteville. You will also find plenty of smaller hotels along the coast.


Bacolet Beach Club

Guests will find multiple accommodation types to choose from on the island, including lots of hotels and several resorts. Travelers looking to enjoy an entertaining late-night scene will find just that at quite a few hotels around Tobago. Click on the links to read additional details.

One of the best locations on Tobago to enjoy convenient dining is Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club. First-rate service and first-class amenities make Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club an ideal getaway for the discerning traveler. Situated along the Caribbean on a 17th century sugar and coconut plantation, this resort is one-of-a-kind. Visitors can call them at (868) 639-8871.

A place on the water's edge worth mentioning is Blue Haven Hotel. The facilities at the Blue Haven Hotel offer a variety of lodging accommodations. Guests may choose from superior rooms, deluxe rooms, junior rooms or villa suites. If you're looking to call ahead of time, do so at (868) 660-7400.

Another good option available is Kariwak Village Hotel. Twenty-four rooms are available to guests at Kariwak, each featuring a private patio and bathroom. There are 18 cabana style rooms, and the remainder are stuck quietly away in the gardens. You will find them on Store Bay Local Road.

These examples are only some of the available options. For more in formation concerning the standard hotels available, use this link.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Villas At Stonehaven

There are non-standard hotel accommodations on the island, which include a condominium building and a nice variety of villa complexes. Avid beach-goers can generally expect to enjoy easy access to the beach, as a lot of the lodgings are located on the coast.

Sandy Point Beach is one property Crown Point, in western Tobago. Located at Crown Point, on the south western coast of beautiful Tobago, fondly called Paradise, Sandy Point Beach Club has been in operation since 1977 and is the only timeshare resort on the twin island state of Trinidad and Tobago. Come experience an atmosphere of tranquility, warm sunshine and smiles and pleasing accommodation - that allows you to seamlessly melt into the tropical delight that is Sandy Point Beach Club. You will find them at 70 Store Bay Local Road.

One destination positioned on the water's edge to consider is Johnston's Apartments. There are 27 one bedroom apartments at Johnston's each with enough space to accommodate five, plus one with three bedrooms that has room for 10. Amenities include a full kitchen, cable television, free WiFi Internet, and a private balcony. You will be able to find them on Store Bay.

Anybody looking to find an accommodation with excellent swimming facilities, one spot to consider is Villas At Stonehaven. There are 14 three-bedroom villas at the Villas at Stonehaven, all designed and set in the elegance of 1700s French Colonial style. The villas offer a private pool, huge veranda, air conditioning, and private bathrooms. Each has a full kitchen adorned with granite counter tops. They're located on Stonehaven Bay.

Tobago has additional choices. To get more information on on the island, visit this page.

Camping and Eco-Tourism

Travelers who love the great outdoors might want to take a look at the selection of eco-tourist options offered to them on Tobago.

Cuffie River Retreat is one property of this type found in central Tobago. Each of the 10 guest rooms is spacious, with private balconies and views of the rainforest. The property is situated on Runnemede Local Road.

Castara Retreats is a property of this type, which is on Tobago. Overlooking the Bay of Castara, this eco-resort has been recognized as one of the best in the Caribbean. Guests looking to enjoy a different kind of getaway will find that immersing themselves in the local rainforest will bring them a sense of calm unlike anything they've ever experienced before. If you're looking for something specific, call them at (784) 164-5238.

Nature entusiasts will be able to find a variety of different local eco-lodges on the island, including Footprints Eco Resort. Each unit on site has been designed to blend in with the surroundings so that it doesn't overshadow the beauty that already exists. All woods used in the building process come from regional sources, and inside each cabin are all the comforts of home with the added bonus of a breathtaking view of the sea. They are located on Culloden Bay Road.

Luckily, you'll find many other choices too. Click to see our extended discussion of these types of properties.

Individual Villas

There's only one individual villa on the island, The Beach House Castara.

Individual Villas On Tobago
Name Phone Number Bedrooms Bathrooms Location Island
The Beach House Castara -- -- -- Castara, Central Tobago Tobago

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Coco Reef Resort and Spa

Some travelers like the reassurance of all-inclusive pricing. There are multiple explanations why this pricing method is popular. For example, they provide an easy way to predict the full cost of your vacation with considerable accuracy.

Avid tennis players often enjoy staying at Magdalena Grand Beach Resort, as they offer some excellent tennis facilities. Before it was called Tobago, this island was named Magdelena, and that is where the Magdalena Grand Beach Resort gets its name. This 750-acre property promotes the quiet and natural side of the island, giving guests the chance to relax and rejuvenate in a true tropical paradise. You can call them at (868) 660-8500.

One destination on the waterfront that you could consider is Le Grand Courlan Spa Resort. There are a total of 79 rooms on property consisting of two Deluxe Twin Garden View Rooms, 10 Deluxe King Garden View Rooms, two Deluxe Twin Ocean View Rooms, 46 Deluxe King Ocean View Rooms, 10 Deluxe King Garden Plunge Rooms, and nine one-bedroom King Suites. There is a maximum of two adults and one child 15 and under per room. The property can be found on Shirvan Road.

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