Sleeps 2/4 in 2 bedrooms. From US$100.00 per day.

This holiday home nestles into the peaceful hillside at Craigston, less than a mile to the north of the main town of Hillsborough. Built by a commercial crab fisherman from Virginia, USA he has gradually developing a sea faring theme, hence the name “Backfin”. Relax on the west facing veranda and soak up the fabulous view across the bay or watch the sun setting. (See location 6 on the map of Carriacou. )

Dining area on veranda
Master bedroom
View from Backfin vernada
Dining area on covered veranda
View from Backfin
Guestbedroom with twin beds

Accommodation: The accommodation comprises some 1,100 sq ft. 2 double bedrooms each with its own bathroom and double doors opening onto the veranda. Master bedroom has a 5′ (1.4 m) four poster bed, the other has a pair of 3′ (0.9 m) single beds. Open plan kitchen/living area opens onto a covered veranda directly overlooking the bay. Attractive cane furniture and locally built beds. Ceramic tiled floors throughout.


  • Well equipped kitchen with stove, fridge freezer, everything you need to cater for 4 persons.
  • Ceiling fans in all rooms.
  • Fully screened windows & mosquito nets over the beds.
  • Linens and towels provided but bring your own beach towels.
  • Telephone and WiFi.
  • Includes 1 morning per week maid service – more by arrangement.
  • 1 minute walk to daytime bus service to town, stores, restaurants.
  • 10 minute walk to a choice of beaches.

Contact us for availability or more information

Phone: (473) 443-8182
Fax: (473) 443-8290
For 2 persons in US$
Dec 16 ’17 – Apr 15 ’18
Apr 16 ’17 – Dec 15 ’17
Extra persons $20 per day
Children 2 – 12 $10 per day
Rates subject to 10% service charge
Minimum booking of 6 nights during the high season