If you don’t fancy the resorts with all the activities which can be practice and the hefty prices, you can stay in one of the hotels. The facilities and locations are great but the prices are lower than in the resorts.
Climate and tourist season
The climate of the islands is tropical, with little variation in temperature from season to season. The wet season lasts between June and November and the dry season between December and April, which also coincides with the high tourist season.
Villa Breezeville Lodge Hotel Kingstown
Villa Breezeville Lodge Hotel is a 2-star (superior) hotel which offers rooms with ocean view and patio. The complex also comprises a bar, a pool and a restaurant.
The winter rates (Jan 1 – Apr 30) range between US$150 per night for a deluxe apartment suite and US$195 per night for a 2 bedroom suite (sleeps 4). The rates do not include taxes or breakfast, which costs US$9 per person. The hotel books up pretty quickly so make sure to book well in advance.
Tropic Breeze Hotel Kingstown
The hotel is located right by the beach, which offers the possibility to go swimming, snorkeling and diving whenever the tourist wants. There’s also a swimming pool on site. There are only 12 rooms, with phone and TV. Rates start at US$65 per night.
Tranquillity Beach Apartment Hotel, Kingstown
By far the most affordable beach hotel on the islands, Tranquillity offers rooms with AC, fridge, stove and wireless internet. Located right on Indian Bay beach, the guests can dive, swim, snorkel, sail and hike just near the hotel. Special rates are available off season. The daily high season rates are US$70 per night base on double occupancy and do not include the taxes.