George Town travel guide

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You're Going to Love George Town

With 29,370 inhabitants, George Town is the most populous city in the Cayman Islands. It is the most popular tourist destination in the country. We recommend you stay at least 5 days in order to fully appreciate everything George Town has to offer.

Where to Eat in George Town

If you’re looking for affordable options, Blue by Eric Ripert at The Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman (West Bay Road The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman) and Tillies (747 West Bay Road) are great picks.

When to visit George Town

George Town in September
Estimated package price
$864
2 travelers
Flight to George Town
3 nights at hotel
George Town in September
Estimated package price
$864
2 travelers
Flight to George Town
3 nights at hotel

How to Get to George Town

Plane

When flying to George Town, you’ll arrive at George Town Owen Roberts Intl (GCM), which is located 1 mile from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to George Town include American Airlines, Cayman Airways and United Airlines. The shortest flight to George Town from the United States departs from Miami and takes around 40m.

Plane

When flying to George Town, you’ll arrive at George Town Owen Roberts Intl (GCM), which is located 1 mile from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to George Town include American Airlines, Cayman Airways and United Airlines. The shortest flight to George Town from the United States departs from Miami and takes around 40m.

Airports near George Town

Airlines serving George Town

British Airways
Good (4,680 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,556 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,983 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,406 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,077 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,567 reviews)
Sun Country Air
Good (143 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,745 reviews)
WestJet
Good (1,984 reviews)
Cayman Airways
Excellent (19 reviews)
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Where to stay in George Town

Average rates range from around $1,773 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $846 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of George Town

Most booked hotels in George Town

Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa
5 stars
Excellent (9.4, 94 reviews)
$583+
The Locale Hotel Grand Cayman
3 stars
Excellent (9.1, 356 reviews)
$280+
The Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman
5 stars
Excellent (9.3, 50 reviews)
$627+
Hampton by Hilton Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, 213 reviews)
$284+
Seven Mile Beach Resort & Club
3 stars
Excellent (8.4, 154 reviews)
$308+
Sunshine Suites Resort
4 stars
Excellent (8.2, 175 reviews)
$238+

Renting a car in George Town

Renting a car in George Town costs $40 per day, on average, or $200 if you want to rent if for 5 days. Avis, Thrifty and Dollar are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in George Town is the Hertz branch at 250 Owens Robert Drive #10, which is 1 mile from the city center.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 2% more expensive than at George Town Owen Roberts Intl.

Expect to pay $5.72 per gallon in George Town (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $68.59 and $91.46. The most frequently booked car type in George Town is Full-size (Hyundai H-1 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Intermediate rental cars (Chevrolet Cruze or similar) are, on average, 71% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in George Town costs $40 per day, on average, or $200 if you want to rent if for 5 days. Avis, Thrifty and Dollar are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in George Town is the Hertz branch at 250 Owens Robert Drive #10, which is 1 mile from the city center.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 2% more expensive than at George Town Owen Roberts Intl.

Expect to pay $5.72 per gallon in George Town (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $68.59 and $91.46. The most frequently booked car type in George Town is Full-size (Hyundai H-1 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Intermediate rental cars (Chevrolet Cruze or similar) are, on average, 71% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.