in Arrondissement de Port-au-Prince of Département de l'Ouest, Haiti

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.513 and -72.285 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 30' 45" and W -72° 17' 7"
Currency and Currency Code:
Gourde - HTG
Spoken languages:
Haitian, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:10 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:21 am and 7:29 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bundera Bundera
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Current travel safety evaluation for Haiti in Caribbean

Safety Score: 4,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Haiti.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Haiti. Last Update: 2024-07-13 08:19:15

Delve into Pétionville

Pétionville in Arrondissement de Port-au-Prince (Département de l'Ouest) with it's 283,052 habitants is a town located in Haiti a little south-east of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital town.

Time in Pétionville is now 01:10 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Pétionville. The closest airport in Haiti is Toussaint Louverture International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in a distance of 81 mi (or 130 km), North-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Port-au-Prince, Jacmel, Jimani, Comendador and Hinche. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 51%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 96% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 14th of July 2024

32°C (89 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Monday, 15th of July 2024

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

28°C (83 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,2 mi
HT6110 Petion-Ville

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

NH Haiti el Rancho

0,7 mi
Rue José Marti, 5 Port-au-Prince
6140 Port-au-Prince

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Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel

2,9 mi
147, Avenue Jean Paul II, Turgeau
HT 6113 Cap Haïtien

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Ideal Villa Hotel

1,7 mi
Delmas 53 # 6

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Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Pavillon des Receptions & Hotel

1,8 mi
Terminus Frere 29

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


3,8 mi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


4,4 mi
6110 Port-AU-PRINCE

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


1,3 mi

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 13:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Market Walk in Petionville, Haiti. April, 2011.

Published: May 07, 2011
Length: 24:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: GloryWorks Org

"Where do you shop in Haiti?" my friends ask me. Take a walk one block down a market street in Petionville, Haiti, and you will get an idea.

Ban Ki-Moon visits Petionville idp camp in Haiti

Published: March 16, 2010
Length: 39:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jeffreynasty

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon tours a camp that is home to tens of thousands of internally displaced persons (IDPs) on a one-day visit to Haiti ahead of an international donors' conference.

Energy Health Club Haiti Badminton.AVI

Published: September 07, 2011
Length: 57:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: EnergyClubHaiti

A Virtual tour of the Badminton Court at Energy Health Club, indoor & outdoor gym in PetionVille , Haiti.

Ordination de 8 Prêtres 2012

Published: May 03, 2012
Length: 27:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brunel Lapointe

Ordination de Révérend Père Marc-Henry Siméon et de 7 autres.

Vacances en Haïti

Published: December 03, 2011
Length: 20:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jacques Sendra

Vacances en Haïti du 9 au 20 Octobre 2011. Réalisé par Jacques Sendra. Une bonne approche des montagnes de Furcy, des plages de Carrefour, de Léogane et de Saint Marc. Site: https://sites.goog.

Saxo Gentlemen's Club Haiti - on Flashhaiti.com

Published: June 03, 2012
Length: 58:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: flashhaiticom

Click the LINK BELOW to get more details on Saxo Gentemen's Club - http://www.flashhaiti.com/flash/businessdetail/id/61 Saxo's is a modest strip club located at 30, Rigaud, Petion-Ville.

Street in Petion-ville (Haiti)

Published: January 31, 2010
Length: 27:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: George McQueen

Average day, bustling with people, one week before the earthquake. Watch girl in yellow at 0:16 sec. Yikes!

Love Me Haiti - trailer

Published: August 08, 2013
Length: 54:33 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Yugy Pictures Entertainment

Haiti's Academy Award' winner for best fictional short film! Directed by Hugues Gentillon, featuring Aurelia Khazan and Pierre-louis Dieufaite MFA thesis @ the Academy of Art University (CA,...

Sikile tèt poze - Haiti

Published: May 13, 2009
Length: 03:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jwetPouOu

Un nouveau pont est construit à Pétion Ville pour faciliter le déplacement des habitants.


Published: March 17, 2015
Length: 40:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: casimir kindly

istwa laria ki dire 3.46minit ki ekri par kindly ki baze apropo de vi laria de tout sak negatif e pozitif groupe- SEXION-BLACK,,,,,,,artiste KINDLY..SMALLY-JAY...MISS KATY.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Pétion-Ville is a commune and a suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in the hills east and separate of the city itself on the northern hills of the Massif de la Selle. It was named after Alexandre Sabès Pétion (1770–1818), the Haitian general and president later recognized as one of the country's four founding fathers. The district is primarily a residential and tourist area. It held a population of 283,052 at the 2003 Census, which was officially estimated to have reached 342,694 in 2009.

Located at 18.5167, -72.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Port-au-Prince, Ouest Department, Populated places in Haiti, Communes of Haiti

2008 Pétionville school collapse

The Pétionville school collapse occurred on November 7, 2008, in Pétionville, a suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, when the church-operated Collège La Promesse Évangélique ("The Evangelical Promise School") collapsed at around 10:00 a.m. local time . About 700 students from kindergarten through high school attended the school; however, it is unclear how many were in the three-story building when it collapsed. At least 93 people, mostly children, were confirmed killed, and over 150 injured.

Located at 18.516, -72.283 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2008 disasters, 2008 in Haiti, Disasters in Haiti, Disasters in schools, Collapsed buildings

Collège Canado-Haïtien

Collège Canado-Haïtien is a school in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Located at 18.5322, -72.325 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1969, Roman Catholic schools in Haiti

Hôtel Montana

The Hôtel Montana was a hotel in the Pétionville suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Built in 1946, the hotel was a popular four star tourist resort until the main building collapsed along with most buildings in the city during the 2010 Haiti earthquake. An estimated 200 of 300 guests were reported missing the day after the collapse.

Located at 18.5272, -72.2978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Companies of Haiti, Hotels in Haiti, Hotel buildings completed in 1946, Buildings and structures in Port-au-Prince, Hotels established in 1946

Christopher Hotel

The Christopher Hotel (also called Hotel Christopher) was a hotel in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, destroyed in the 2010 Haiti earthquake on 12 January 2010. Prior to its destruction, it was a 3-star, 74-key, 5-story hotel built into the hillside, overlooking the capital of Haiti, Port-au-Prince. The hotel housed the headquarters for the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH).

Located at 18.5391, -72.3121 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Companies of Haiti, Hotels in Haiti, Buildings and structures in Port-au-Prince

1751 Port-au-Prince earthquake

The 1751 Port-au-Prince earthquake occurred at 12:50 UTC on 21 November in French Haiti, followed by a sea wave. Another earthquake was reported at the same location on 15 September of the same year and it is uncertain whether the two reports refer to the same event.

Located at 18.5, -72.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Earthquakes in Haiti, 1751 earthquakes, 1751 in the Caribbean

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Pétionville.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Pétionville.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ville de Pétion-Ville, Pétionville, Petyon-Vil