Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming West Bay

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in West Bay. Well known for its coral reefs, diving and boating, this romantic city won't disappoint. Boatswain's Beach and Rum Point are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around West Bay

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes West Bay a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dolphin Cove (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Dolphin Discovery (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Cayman Turtle Farm (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • North Sound Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Cayman Crazy Golfing Mini Golf (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in West Bay

Travelers enjoy West Bay for its diving. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of West Bay

West Bay is famous for its island views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, West Bay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boatswain's Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Rum Point (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Stingray City (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Barker's National Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cemetery Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Tiki Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)

How to get to and around West Bay

The nearest airport is in George Town (GCM-Owen Roberts Intl.), located 6.6 mi (10.7 km) from the city center.