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.

Guests hoping to eat on-site will be particularly pleased with Castara Retreats, as they have some nice on-location dining options. Moreover, the lodge hosts its very own on-site restaurant. If you're hoping to plan a conference or if you're traveling as part of a group, this hospitable lodging might be exactly what you're looking for.

Located on the southwestern edge of Castara, Castara Retreats is a great choice for vacationers who want to stay in or near this hamlet. It is 6.9 miles north-northeast of the center of Scarborough.


Castara Retreats has just 9 units. Travelers who shy away from large crowds will relish the intimate atmosphere at this location.

With respect to overall style, amenities, and ambience, Caribya! has awarded this lodge a two and a half star rating. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A listing of the guest room amenities available at Castara Retreats is provided below.

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

Call the property if you require particular 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 following list identifies other general amenties at this location:

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

If you're still not sure exactly what to expect, it's a good idea to call ahead of time just in case some of the amenities vary. Visit this page to view an in-depth description about the types of recreation and activities that Castara Retreats offers.


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.

Outside of what is available on-site, vacationers looking to find extra culinary diversity may also want to consider some of the region's other local eateries. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will encounter at least one restaurant within reach of these accommodations. It's helpful to get familiar with the nearby food, though Castara Retreats does have dining of its own. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Castara Retreats provides guest services, including the ones that are listed below, so you won't be entirely on your own during your time on property, and off.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Currency Exchange

This lodging also has a couple of business amenities, doubly great for professionals who might be conducting business during their stays.

  • Group Friendly


You will find many attractions located near Castara Retreats. Some of the closest attractions are Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail, Twin Rivers Waterfall, and Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail. If you and your family are like many travelers who visit this area, your itinerary will surely include ample time at the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Castara Bay located a few hundred yards to the north of this lodge.

The lodge is in the vicinity of Scarborough, a particularly enjoyable area for travelers to learn about and explore Trinidad and Tobago.

For more about what else is near Castara Retreats, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Castara, Tobago

Phone: (784) 164-5238



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