Beach House rental Little Cayman
welcome to Little Cayman

Local time:

The Cayman Islands time is EST (Eastern Standard Time) without daylight savings

Electricity:

The household current is 110V/60Hz and wall electricity outlets are the same as in North America

Currency:

The Cayman Islands Dollar (KYD) has a fixed banking rate of US$0.82. but is commonly used in stores at a $US0.80 rate. US dollars are generally accepted at the 0.80 rate everywhere you go. Change will normally be returned in Cayman dollars. In Little Cayman - Cayman National Bank is open Mondays and Thursdays.

Taxes:

Generally the islands are tax-free. There is no income or property tax. There is an import duty on almost all goods that is paid by the importer. Consumers do not pay additional sales tax at time of purchase. 10% Hotel tax will be added to the rental rate for overseas guests.

Language:

The official and main language is English.

Driving:

We drive on the left side of the road – usually slowly. The speed limit is 25MPH island wide.

Liquor Law - Drinking Age:

The legal age for drinking alcoholic beverages on the Cayman Islands is 18 years.

Telephone:

Cayman uses the same country code (1) like anywhere in North America. Our area code is 345. Local providers are: Cable and Wireless and Digicel

Internet:

We have it. Wireless and Free.

Drinking water:

Our water is collected rain water that we store in large cisterns under the house. In dry season or after exceptionally heavy water usage we convert salt water in to fresh by reverse osmosis. Excellent quality drinking water is available in our house at no charge. It is filtered through six stages including U/V and reverse Osmosis. Bottled water is also available at the store.

Little Cayman Baptist Church:

Sunday Worship services are at 11:00 am and 7:30 pm

Village Square Market:

The Supermarket is in Blossom Village. Hours are Monday through Saturday 8:30 am to 6:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Little Cayman Clinic:

A Doctor is at the Clinic on Wednesdays. A Registered Nurse is on call at all times and at the Clinic at the following times: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 to 1:00, Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00 to 5:00.