Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Grand Cayman

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Grand Cayman. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the snorkeling, diving and boating. Rum Point and Boatswain's Beach are just a couple of the must-sees. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Grand Cayman

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Travelers enjoy Grand Cayman for its snorkeling, scuba diving and boating. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Grand Cayman has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • North Sound Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Cayman Crazy Golfing Mini Golf (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Dolphin Cove (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Dolphin Discovery (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Cayman Turtle Farm (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Grand Cayman

Travelers speak highly of Grand Cayman for its snorkeling. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Grand Cayman

Travelers enjoy Grand Cayman for its island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Grand Cayman is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rum Point (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Boatswain's Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Stingray City (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Star Fish Point (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Starfish Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • North Sound (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Grand Cayman

The nearest airport is in George Town (GCM-Owen Roberts Intl.), located 7.4 mi (12 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Grand Cayman?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 871 house rentals around Grand Cayman. From 206 Houses to 86 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Grand Cayman is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Grand Cayman?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Grand Cayman. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Seven Mile Beach: 464 vacation rentals
  • Rum Point: 182 vacation rentals
  • West Bay: 542 vacation rentals
  • Cayman Reef Resort: 24 vacation rentals
  • Camana Bay: 872 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Grand Cayman! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Grand Cayman?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Grand Cayman:

  • Rum Point: 182 rentals
  • West Bay: 542 rentals
  • East End: 290 rentals
  • George Town: 782 rentals
  • North Side: 873 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Grand Cayman?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Grand Cayman. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rum Point: 182 vacation homes
  • Camana Bay: 872 vacation homes
  • Bonnie's Arch (Dive Site): 814 vacation homes
  • Port of Georgetown: 833 vacation homes
  • Cayman Islands National Museum: 833 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Grand Cayman listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.