Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ABC) (Rodney Bay Marina) — The ARC, held annually toward the end of the year, is a ‘must do’ for many sailors, and attracts over 200 boats and 1200 people every year to sail 2800 NM across the Atlantic from Gran Canaria to Saint Lucia. The boats take off from Grand […]
Anse Chastanet (near Soufriere)– this beach, which has a resort of the same name within the same area, is located just west of Soufriere, and is popular for its view of the Gros and Petit Piton mountains. Scuba divers will be especially pleased to note that the area surrounding Anse Chastanet is a marine reserve. […]
The Marina Village (Marigot Bay) — Next door to the Marigot Bay hotel is The Marina Village. This picturesque little Caribbean style shopping centre has a full range of facilities including banking, up-market boutiques and duty free outlets, an art gallery, a bakery and ice cream parlour and a café bar with views over the […]
Rodney Bay Villlage — Rodney Bay Village is located in northwest St Lucia. With numerous restaurants, beautiful resorts, thrilling activities and a historically notorious marina (a bay treasured by pirates in the early 1700s and 1800s), it is the area with the most tourist activity. During the day, the gorgeous beach of Rodney Bay makes […]
Pointe Seraphine (Castries) — is a duty-free shopping complex on the north side of the harbor, about a 20-minute walk or two-minute cab ride from the city center; a launch ferries passengers across the harbor when cruise ships are in port. Pointe Seraphine’s attractive Spanish-style architecture houses more than 20 upscale duty-free shops, a tourist […]
La Place Carenage (Jeremie Street, Castries) — on the south side of Castries harbor near the pier and markets, is this duty-free shopping complex with a dozen or more shops, a (coffee) café, and an Internet café (Netcom). Jewelers like Harry Edwards Jewelers, and Diamonds International have a large presence here. In order for visitors […]
J.Q. Rodney Bay Mall (Rodney Bay) – this shopping center has 54 shops and souvenirs ranging from jam to jewelry. There is also a supermarket, an Ace Hardware store, and fast food eateries such as Burger King, KFC, and Subway. There are also banking (including ATMS), a local post office, and WiFi throughout the mall […]
Upper Level (Rodney Bay) – this is a popular disco within the Rodney Bay area (located on the second level above The Lime Restaurant). Music played there ranges from Top 40 pop to Reggae, Dancehall, House music and even some Latin.
Rumours Nightclub (Rodney Bay Marina) — popular with mixed crowd of visitors, locals and expats, very lively. There is a different theme each night of the week (Tuesday is retro night, Wednesday is salsa night, Thursday is karaoke, etc.). Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights are reserved for dancing and nothing else. There is even an […]
Rehab Bar (Rodney Bay) — Great outdoor chill bar on the main drag in Rodney Bay. It was opened in the honor of late soul singer Amy Winehouse (who passed away in 2011). Rehab serves up specialty cocktails and Motown music.