Tobago Accomodation Options

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

There are multiple types of accommodations to choose from on the island, including lots of hotels and a selection of resorts. Guests looking to enjoy an entertaining bar scene will encounter precisely that at a handful hotels around Tobago. Read further information regarding each one by using the links.

One of the best locations on Tobago to enjoy convenient on-site 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. If you have questions and want to call ahead, do so at (868) 639-8871.

One destination on the waterfront that merits consideration 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 have questions, call them at (868) 660-7400.

Kariwak Village Hotel: This charming small hotel has won several awards and was recently taken over and expanded by its present owners. Kariwak ups the accommodations ante by creating a holistic approach to vacationing so people can recharge and refresh. They're on Store Bay Local Road.

These examples are merely a few of the available choices. Click here to check out our guide to hotels on Tobago.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Villas At Stonehaven

There are non-hotel booking possibilities on the island, including a condominium building and a nice variety of villa complexes. Avid beach-goers can generally expect to find easy access to the beach, as a lot of the properties are situated right on the shore.

Sandy Point Beach is one property of this type 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. They can be found at 70 Store Bay Local Road.

A property located on the coast worth mentioning is Johnston's Apartments. Beloved for its location near the airport and the beach, Johnston's Apartments is a collection of apartment homes set on the property of the Crowne Point Beach Hotel. They're located on Store Bay.

Anybody wanting to find a place to stay with good swimming facilities, one destination 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 are situated on Stonehaven Bay.

Tobago is home to some other villa complexes. If you're interested, find out more concerning villa complexes on the island by clicking on this link.

Camping and Eco-Tourism

Those who love the outdoors should think about the availability of eco-tourist options offered to them on the island.

Cuffie River Retreat is one property of this type located within central Tobago. For perhaps the most unique experience you will ever have in the tropics, you must book a stay at Cuffie River Nature Retreat and Eco-lodge. The lodge is located on Tobago at the rainforest's edge in the Runnymede Valley on the Cuffie River, surrounded by old-growth rainforests and bamboo gardens. They are located on Runnemede Local Road.

Castara Retreats is a popular choice 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 want to know more, call them at (784) 164-5238.

Nature enthusiasts can find a selection of different local eco-lodges on the island, including Footprints Eco Resort. Balancing the comfort of their guest with the preservation of the environment, this eco-friendly property maximizes all that Mother Nature has created to enhance their property by using recycled materials and renewable energy. If you don't mind a rustic getaway as long as it means leaving less of a carbon footprint, this is the spot for you. You'll find them on Culloden Bay Road.

Luckily, you can find many other options too. Follow this link to visit our discussion of these types of properties.

Individual Villas

There will be 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

Le Grand Courlan Spa Resort

Some people prefer the reassurance of an all-inclusive package. There are several explanations why these plans are successful. For instance, they allow you to predict the full cost of your vacation with considerable accuracy.

Tennis enthusiasts and their families often like the idea of staying at Magdalena Grand Beach Resort, as they have 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. Reach them at (868) 660-8500.

A place along the coast you should 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. Visitors can find them on Shirvan Road.

You can find out more about all-inclusive properties here.


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