Castara Retreats

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.

Vacationers looking to eat on-site will not be left unsatisfied at Castara Retreats, which has some pleasant on-location dining opportunities. Also, the lodge is home to its very own on-location restaurant. If you're hoping to plan for some special occasion, or if you're traveling with a group, this group-friendly property makes the organizing process a bit less troublesome.

Located toward the southwestern outskirts of Castara, Castara Retreats is a great choice for customers who are interested in basing their vacation in the area around this hamlet. The center of Scarborough is seven miles (11 kilometers) to the south-southwest.


Castara Retreats is a really small property with just 9 units. Since it's a fairly intimate place, it's a good choice for visitors who like a calm, quaint atmosphere. In terms of overall merit, we have rated this lodge a rating of two and a half stars.

Look below for the in-room amenities provided by Castara Retreats.

  • Shower
  • Room Service
  • Toilet
  • Kitchenette
  • Sitting Area
  • Private Bath
  • Double Bed
  • King Bed
  • Queen Bed
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

Call the property if your party will require their amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

The property is set on a hill of gardens 75 yards from the road, and birding is a great way to explore the grounds. The staff will help get you started and show you how to look for pelicans, osprey, frigates, and more.

The list below displays some other amenities on-site:

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

Just in case, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. To learn more about the activities and recreation opportunities available at Castara Retreats, click here.


The cafe and restaurant is set under a terraced pavilion overlooking the beach. They serve up light fare, organic juices, and coffee as well as fine dining for dinner after 6:00 p.m.

Besides what's available on-location, travelers looking for more culinary variety might also check out some of the region's other nearby mealtime selections. Hungry guests will find at least one restaurant nearby. It might save you time to check out the nearby restaurant, though Castara Retreats does have dining on-site. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Castara Retreats offers guest services, including those in the list below, helping you stay on track while enjoying your time in this area.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Currency Exchange

Also provided are some business amenities, so it's a safe bet for any stay, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Group Friendly


There are plenty of attractions located within a short distance of Castara Retreats. Some nearby places of interest are Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail, Twin Rivers Waterfall, and Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail. If you hope to do a lot of relaxing, like many tourists who visit Trinidad and Tobago's coast, your itinerary would be incomplete without a trip to the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Castara Bay just a short distance off from the lodge.

One closeby area of interest from the lodge is Scarborough. If you want to see even more culture, food, and fun, take a day to travel to a neighboring city to see what else the country has to offer.

To learn more about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Castara, Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago

Phone: (784) 164-5238



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