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Know Before You Go...®

Planning a villa rental on Nevis? Everything you need to know about this Caribbean island can be found under these tabs, including information about transportation to the island and local weather conditions. Whether you're going to relax on the beach or explore quiet Charlestown, there are lots to entertain you away from your villa on Nevis.

Why Nevis?

  • Golf at the Four Seasons Resort
  • The Botanical Garden of Nevis
  • Nevis plantation tours
  • Hike to the top of Mt. Nevis peak
  • Green Vervet Monkeys in the rain forest
  • Caribbean Cove family entertainment center
  • Museum of Nevis History
  • Lord Nelson Museum and Eden Brown Estate

Nevis Weather/Climate

Average Temperatures

Highs Lows
January 84.4 ° F 68.0 ° F
February 85.1 ° F 67.2 ° F
March 86.9 ° F 68.0 ° F
April 88.1 ° F 69.1 ° F
May 89.8 ° F 71.0 ° F
June 89.9 ° F 72.6 ° F
July 89.1 ° F 72.2 ° F
August 89.1 ° F 72.9 ° F
September 89.8 ° F 72.9 ° F
October 88.9 ° F 72.0 ° F
November 87.1 ° F 70.9 ° F
December 85.9 ° F 69.1 ° F

Average Rainfall

January 1.19
February 0.96
March 0.79
April 1.07
May 1.46
June 1.09
July 1.13
August 1.46
September 1.71
October 1.7
November 1.85
December 1.22

Transportation on Nevis

Getting to Nevis and getting around. Our transportation tips will help make your trip smoother. More good sand advice.

Entry Documents

Proof of citizenship (passport) and an on-going ticket are required for entry. U.S. and Canadian citizens can enter with a birth certificate or voter's registration card with a photo ID.

Airport

The Newcastle Airport runway is short. A new runway is under construction to accommodate larger planes.

Departure Tax

US$15 for adults over 12, plus a $1.50 environmental levy

Driving

On the left - a temporary driver's license is required costing around US$12.

Nevis Weddings and Honeymoons

Vacationers don't just stay in Nevis villas - they come to paradise to get married and celebrate their honeymoons! Proper documents must be presented for marriage approvalCost: Around US$80Documents Required: Passports or birth certificates; For couples wishing to be married by a minister on Nevis, a letter from the couples stateside minister must be presented verif

Know Before You Go...® - Nevis Travel Tips

Before making their way to Nevis villas, vacationers like to know a little bit of helpful information to make them feel more at home during their stay. Take a look at our travel tips to make your time in villas in Nevis even more relaxing.

Capital: Charlestown
Population: 10,080
Size: 8 miles long and 6 miles wide; 36 square miles.
Electric Current: 220
Time: 18:08 pm zone:-4 (GMT/UTC -4)
Official Language: English and Creolese
Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC); U.S. dollars widely accepted.
Telephone: Local area code is 869