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Domaine Resort

New Boutique Hotel Breaks Ground in St Lucia

 A new boutique hotel project is now underway in St Lucia. The $6 million Domaine Resort Development Project held its sod turning ceremony this week, with plans for a total of 20 villas. The Domaine project is located in the …

Reduit Beach

VIDEO: Flying Over Reduit Beach, St Lucia

 It just might be the best beach in St Lucia: Reduit Beach, that superb stretch of golden sand near Rodney Bay. It’s home to several great resorts, lively nightlife and some delicious eateries. This is what it looks like from …

Best Eco-Resort

The Best Eco-Resort in St Lucia: Fond Doux Plantation

 It’s a unique place, tucked in the rainforest in the hills above Soufriere, Saint Lucia. This is Fond Doux Plantation, a 250-year-old cacao plantation that is one of the best-kept secrets in the Caribbean. This is an eco-resort, a place …

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Rooftop Terraces

 It’s one of the coolest perks at any Caribbean hotel: the rooftop sun terraces at St Lucia’s Windjammer Landing resort. They come in the hotel’s Premium Ocean View rooms, offering a spectacular view and the comfort of total, sun-drenched privacy. …

Soufriere

 The southern part of St Lucia is a raw, lush natural wonderland, from the peaks of the pitons to the heart of the rainforest. But there are beaches, too, tranquil stretches of sand like the one in the town of …

Limoncello

 One of the Caribbean’s more creative hotels has a special creation: house made limoncello. The brainchild of Cap Maison’s executive assistant manager for food and beverage Jasper Kok, the limoncello isn’t like any you’ve ever tasted – that’s because it’s …

Sugar Beach

 Hotels in the region have announced creative new positions in all kinds of fields in recent years, from wellness concierges to rum sommeliers. Now, Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort has announced its newest hire: a vibe manager. The St Lucia …

Pearl of the Caribbean

 A major new hotel project is coming to the island of St Lucia. In a landmark agreement, the country’s government led by Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has signed a deal with a Chinese developer on the southern portion of the …

St Lucia

 The Saint Lucia Tourist Board has announced a new board of directors. The 12-member board has been appointed to oversee the organization’s operations for the 2016-2018 term. New St Lucia Tourism Minister Dominic Fedee recently met with the new board …

St Lucia Development

 St Lucia has its eye on a new development push, this time focused on the southern portion of the island. The announcement was made by St Lucia Governor General Dame Pearlette Louisy during her recent Throne Speech. “Government has already …

 Heading to the Helen of the West Indies? One of St Lucia’s top hotels has you covered. The Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort on Labrelotte Bay has announced a new “Sizzling Summer Sale” that’s offering rates as low as 40 …

 NFL veteran Randy Moss is partnering with BodyHoliday resort to lead the health and wellness destination’s “WellFit Families” program. From Sunday, July 31 to Friday, August 5, the record-breaking wide receiver will be on property at the St. Lucia resort …

St Lucia Martinique

 New St Lucia Prime Minister Allen Chastanet is looking to improve transportation between St Lucia and Martinique. The Prime Minister said he was “not happy” with the standard of existing ferry service between the two islands in the Eastern Caribbean. …

St Lucia

 In St Lucia, it’s all about the mango this summer. Two of St. Lucia’s top luxury resorts, Anse Chastanet and Jade Mountain, are celebrating the mango throughout the months of June and July. Guests can partake in a variety of …

St Lucia Carnival

 This July, St. Lucia hotels are offering travelers a variety of ways to celebrate Lucian Carnival, the premier cultural event of the year celebrating the island’s African and Catholic heritage, with promotional deals up to 50 percent off standard rates. …

St Lucia Cabinet

 After the opposition United Workers’ Party’s victory in St Lucia’s recent general election, new Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has named his Cabinet. The most anticipated appointment in the new St Lucia cabinet? Tourism, where Dominic Fedee will take the reins …

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 By the Caribbean Journal staff The island of St Lucia is reporting strong growth from its largest source market, according to the country’s tourism board. Overall travel from the United States was up 4.9 percent between January and April, compared …

 By the Caribbean Journal staff The Caribbean tide of opposition election victories has extended to St Lucia. The Opposition United Workers Party won the country’s election this week, ousting the ruling St Lucia Labour Party, which had been in power …