Cheap Affordable Rentals in the Cayman Islands

A range of accommodation is available on each of the three Cayman Islands, but “inexpensive” is a relative term. Our Top 10 “inexpensive accommodation” list describes hospitality a little off the beaten track or a little less pricey than the usual mainstream alternatives.

Treasure Island

On Seven Mile Beach, this hotel offers not only rooms and suites, but studio apartment rentals for as little as US$1,500 per month, including water, electricity, telephone, internet, cable TV, a fitness centre, three swimming pools and round-the-clock staff.

Kozy Kai

A small Cayman Kai resort on a sandy beach prefect for offshore breezes, walking, swimming and snorkeling, Kozy Kai is a beach-front apartment with a panoramic ocean view and only minutes to restaurants, beach bars, a watersports shop and grocery store.

Eldemire's Tropical Island Dive Inn

On Pebble Way in George Town, Eldemire's Tropical Island Dive Inn claims to be the most affordable hotel on Grand Cayman, and will match any lower-priced accommodation elsewhere. The inn provides “a nice, clean room on a budget … away from the crowds”, on-site certified dive instructor, large kitchens, air-conditioning, an outdoor pool and barbecue area.

Cayman Aggressor IV

Divers live on board, saving the price of separate accommodations, meals, transport and equipment. Everything is included: compressed air tanks, weights and belts, airport transfers on day of charter, all meals and snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, local beer and wine, warm post-dive towels, hot cookies, scooter rides and personalized dive guides

Compass Point Dive Resort

In unspoiled East End, Compass Point offers a secluded and tranquil setting, pristine reefs, wall diving, complimentary bicycles and kayaks, and kiteboarding and paddleboarding lessons, starting at $135 per night for a studio apartment.

The Retreat at Lookout

An eight-room guest house in Bodden Town, The five-acre Retreat at Lookout is set among landscaped gardens replete with wildlife, walking trails, bird watching, horseback riding and a hot tub. A new swimming pool, a sitting room and kitchen facilities in the main house complements a daily Caribbean breakfast. Each room comes with internet, television, A/C, fan, refrigerator, coffee facilities, blow dryer, iron and ironing board. A one-bedroom suite is $100 in the summer, $140 in winter.

Shangri-La Bed and Breakfast

Lakeside bed and breakfast, five minutes and one mile from Seven Mile Beach, Shangri-La Bed and Breakfast in West Bay has six bedrooms and all the amenities including internet access, satellite TV and a Jacuzzi , priced between US $119 per night and US$169 per night in the summer and US $139 per night and US$189 per night in the winter.

Walton's Mango Manor Bed and Breakfast

On Cayman Brac, this intimate three-unit B&B nestles among fruit trees and ponds, with a separate two-bedroom villa, a seaside gazebo and hammocks swinging between coconut trees. Rates run about $100 in the summer and $125 in the winter.

My Way Resort Cottages

On Little Cayman, this private beautiful resort cottage is surrounded by lush tropical gardens and offers all amenities. Tax, airport transfers, bicycles and maid service provided. Singles and couples only. Rates run at $150 in the summer, $180 in winter.

MAM’s Palace

Also on Little Cayman, this two-bedroom apartment boasts one bathroom, a full kitchen and living and dining areas.