What's Close to Castara Retreats

Nearby Beaches

Castara Bay

It's been said that the best attractions in all of Trinidad and Tobago are found along the coast. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

All of the beaches adorning the coast of Tobago are different; even subtle characteristics could affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. To see those available near Castara Retreats, see the following table. Click on the following names to see more information:

Beaches Near Castara Retreats
Beach Distance Direction Location
Castara Bay 0.2 N Castara
Englishman's Bay 1.9 ENE 8.4 mi. Northeast of Scarborough
Monah North 2.4 SW 5.0 mi. North of Scarborough
King Peter's Bay Beach 2.8 SW 4.7 mi. North of Scarborough
Parlatuvier Beach 3.4 ENE 9.7 mi. Northeast of Scarborough

The most convenient one to visit is Castara Bay. Since this beach is located a few hundred yards from the lodge, you really won't have to journey far to see it. In the quaint fishing village of Castara is the well-liked beach known as Castara Bay. Although the beach is not entirely isolated, the small crowds that appear on the beach regularly are laid back and add to the scene rather than take away from it.

If you're interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Englishman's Bay might be a good choice. Called Tobago's jewel, Englishman's Bay is often called the best beach on the island, yet it is not considered to be a well-known beach. The waters are perfect for swimming and snorkeling and the virtually-deserted beach is great for bathing in the sun.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are interested in finding out more about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Castara Retreats is located in the southwestern part of Castara, a hamlet on Tobago; it's seven miles (11 kilometers) to the north-northeast of Scarborough.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Castara Retreats.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Moriah 2.4 SW
Golden Lake 3.7 SW
Mason Hall 4.2 S
Bloody Bay 4.8 ENE
Coopers Town 4.8 SW
Plymouth 6.6 SW
Goodwood 6.6 SE
Scarborough 6.9 SSW
Belle Garden 7.1 ESE
downtown Scarborough 7.2 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Tobago Forest Reserve

Castara Retreats makes for a wonderful place to stay for active vacationers. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. In fact, this particular part of Tobago claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail, Twin Rivers Waterfall, and Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Castara Retreats
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 6.7 mi. Northeast of Scarborough
Twin Rivers Waterfall Waterfall 4.4 SE 7.0 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 4.6 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Tobago Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.1 E 8.7 mi. Northeast of Scarborough
Green Hill Waterfall Waterfall 5.0 SSE 4.6 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Rainbow Waterfall Waterfall 5.5 SE 7.0 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Highland Waterfall Waterfall 3.8 SSW 3.2 mi. North-Northeast of Scarborough
Craig Hall Waterfall Waterfall 4.8 S Mason Hall
Argyle Waterfall Waterfall 7.3 E 10.9 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Fort King George Historical Site 7.2 S Scarborough
Fort George Lighthouse 7.3 S Scarborough
Fort Bennett Historical Site -- -- Black Rock
Crown Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.5 SW Crown Point

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Twin Rivers Waterfall might be worth a visit. One of the favored waterfall hikes on the island of Tobago is Twin Rivers because it is beautiful and rewarding without being dangerous or strenuous. The falls were so named because the rive that the falls rain into join with another large tributary shortly after the falls, and it is a magnificent sight to behold.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding on a place to stay, it can sometimes be helpful to learn more about nearby accommodations in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Although you might only find a handful of other places to stay in this part of Tobago, the quiet surroundings here make it a perfect option for travelers looking for a peaceful vacation spot. On the other hand, you'll still be able to encounter other accommodations by going out a little farther. If you'd like to find additional details about booking options available in the area, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Castara Retreats
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Naturalist Beach Resort 0.3 N Castara, Tobago
Cuffie River Retreat 2.3 S 4.9 mi. Northeast of Scarborough, Tobago
Footprints Eco Resort 4.3 SW 4.1 mi. North of Scarborough, Tobago
Cocrico Inn 6.8 SW Plymouth, Tobago
Rex Resorts Turtle Beach 7.0 SW 3.4 mi. Northwest of Scarborough, Tobago
Half Moon Blue Hotel 7.5 S Bacolet, Tobago
Mirage Tobago 7.5 SW Black Rock, Tobago
Blue Haven Hotel 7.6 S Bacolet, Tobago
Bacolet Beach Club 7.6 S Bacolet, Tobago
Grafton Beach Resort 8.0 SW 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Scarborough, Tobago

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