Castara Cottage is an open, natural style Caribbean house situated in Castara, Tobago. The split-level house offers flexible and comfortable, holiday rental accommodation in three private self-catering apartments which can sleep 10+ people. The cottage is just one minutes walk from two beautiful, unspoilt and peaceful beaches and is surrounded by rainforest covered hills.
The apartments offer spacious, light, airy, comfortable accommodation for individuals, couples, groups and families. Each of the private, self-catering apartments is completely self-contained, with its own well-equipped kitchen (including large fridge-freezer & full-size cooker), private bathroom, entrance, patio or balcony, lounge area and a secure lockable safe for your valuables.
Castara Cottage consists of three private, self-catering apartments spread over two floors. Each is completely self-contained, with its own well-equipped kitchen (including large fridge-freezer & full-size cooker), private bathroom, entrance, patio or balcony, lounge area and a secure lockable safe for your valuables.
Saffron Apartment ($70 per night) sleeps 2 people with the option for 2 additional children to be accommodated on the fold-out sofa bed.
A spacious, airy apartment, Saffron features large wooden shutter which open fully allowing you to take full advantage of the warm Caribbean breeze. Views of mango and banana trees provide endless opportunities to watch the colourful birdlife, which will gladly co
Cinnamon ($90 per night) is a 2 bedroom apartment situated on the lower level of the house. The apartment is able to accommodate 2 adult guests and 2 children. Slightly smaller than Tammarind, Cinnamon has a four-poster, double bed in the master bedroom and Tamarind apartment is one unit at Castara Cottage which is Just one minute's walk from two beautiful golden-sand beaches, Castara Cottage is an open, natural style wooden house which is surrounded by rain-forest covered hills. The house is divided into 3 self-catering, holiday rental apartments that can cater for 1 - 10 people.
Tamarind Apartment ($110 per night) is the most spacious, private self-contained, 2-bedroom apartment which can sleep up to 4 people. It has a large Queen-size bed in the main bedroom, plus sturdy bunk-beds (or two singles) in the second room. All beds are provided with mosquito nets and the apartment has a well-equipped kitchen & private bathroom. Tamarind is located on the upper/middle floor, with private entrance, large wooden shuttered windows and a spacious, private, decked outdoor area with views over both bays.
This accommodation is very flexible, as it can link to Saffron apartment through a connecting door - giving 3 bedrooms with 2 kitchens and 2 bathrooms.
All apartments have private entrances, patios and large wooden shuttered windows. A private shower/bathroom, outside (post-beach) shower and a well-equipped kitchen will make your stay comfortable.
Please note: The second bedroom Tamarind apartment is smaller and does not have a view. The bunk beds can be separated into two large singles, and they maybe more suitable for children / younger guests.
Saffron & Tamarind can be linked, to create a very spacious, six person apartment.
There is hot and cold water in all kitchens and bathrooms.
Castara Cottage is surrounded by a lush tropical garden containing plants, fruits and flowers including banana trees, cocoa trees, palms, bouganvilea, orleander and hibiscus. A wide variety of colourful tropical birds such as tanagers and bananaquits visit the bird feeders at the cottage all day long, and you will also see and hear flocks of green parrots, the spectacularly beautiful Mot Mot, and the Chacalaca or Cocorico, Tobago's national bird.
Castara is a working fishing village where visitors are both welcomed and encouraged to experience the local, Tobagonian way of life. By day, relax on one of the two picture-perfect Caribbean beaches to be found just 2 minutes walk from your apartment, or visit Castara’s beautiful waterfall for a cool dip. In the evening, visit one of the village’s local restaurants or enjoy fresh fish on your balcony, caught daily by Castara’s very own fisherfolk and sold right next to the beach! Add a loaf of warm bread, baked by the infamous ‘bread ladies’ in the historical clay oven, and a glass of local rum and you have the perfect accompaniment to one of Castara’s spectacular sunsets.
If you want to spend your holiday in a friendly, beautiful and unpretentious environment with an abundance of nature and natural sights to see and enjoy, Castara and Castara Cottage will be happy to welcome you for a comfortable, relaxed and friendly holiday.
Prices start at $70 per night - DISCOUNTS MAY BE AVAILABLE FOR LOW SEASON/LOW OCCUPANCY BOOKINGS - PLEASE ASK FOR DETAILS!!
Castara Cottage is in the vilage of Castara, Tobago. It is situated on the headland, between the two bays/beaches.
Castara is situated about about 20 kilometres north of Crown Point. Take the Claude Noel Highway from the airport to Scarborough, the capital city, from where you join the Northside Road. Drive through the villages of Concordia, Mason Hall, Moriah and Runnymede before arriving in Castara, a beautiful fishing village on the Caribbean coast.