The best honeymoon resorts in St Lucia
St Lucia is one of the most beautiful, exotic and romantic of all the Caribbean islands and the perfect destination for an unforgettable honeymoon. We’ve hand-picked some of the best honeymoon resorts in St Lucia from the Wild Bay Collection below, outlining what makes each of them so special.
But first, St Lucia herself…
A heady mix of dense lush green jungle, secret coves and bright white sand. Mountains rising from cerulean seas. St Lucia offers a stunning and varied setting like nowhere else. Read on to find out where to stay for the ultimate St Lucia honeymoon.
The Pitons, two breathtaking volcanic spires on a UNESCO world heritage site take a lot of the headlines, and you’ll be hard pushed to find a photo of St Lucia on Instagram, or anywhere else, without them featuring and taking centre stage, and for good reason, they are one of the most spellbinding monuments anywhere in the world and worth the journey alone – but there is far more to this paradise island in the West Indies.
More than seventy per cent of the island is covered in rainforest, and home to more than 180 different species of birds – six of which are endemic to St Lucia. There are also natural volcanic sulphur springs with beautifying and healing properties. St Lucia is simply full of natural wonder – which also means the food and drink on the island is as exceptional and varied too. Another compelling reason to consider a St Lucia honeymoon.
The Roseau Valley, a gigantic banana plantation and multitude of distilleries has 21 different types of rum, Hotel Chocolat’s Rabot Restaurant features its pioneering cacao cuisine (and cacao Bellinis) and St Lucia has its own home brewed pilsner called Piton. It’s worth going to St Lucia just to wine and dine, which means every meal on your St Lucia honeymoon will be an unforgettable experience.
But probably our favourite thing about St Lucia is its plethora of hidden coves, bays and pristine beaches which just radiate adventure and romance. Whether you’re watching the sun rise or gently fade into night in a display of rich colour, or (and this is highly recommended) you’re gazing upon one of the idyllic towns and villages, watching the colourful lights jump into action, music and the smell of Caribbean cooking drifting through the air, as you cruise into port already imagining how the first sip of a rum cocktail will taste, St Lucia’s beaches are alive with magic (think Anse Chastenet and Sugar Beach).
Such is the splendour of St Lucia’s shorelines much of its coast has been featured in novels and movies, including the first Pirates of the Caribbean where the picture-perfect Marigot Bay makes a memorable cameo as Jack Sparrow sees the hanging skeletons of captured pirates from the natural arch rising out of the deep blue Caribbean Sea.
The adventure the island is steeped in isn’t all fictional either. It’s rumoured that Black Beard buried treasure at Vieux Fort, a town in the south of the island, and in the mid sixteenth century French Pirates who were led by Francois Leclerc, better known as “Jambe de Bois” for his wooden leg, or ‘Peg Leg’ settled on Pigeon Island, a secure base in a strategic location which allowed him to ambush passing ships.
All of this adds up to the perfect setting for the most spectacular honeymoon you can imagine – actually you probably can’t even, but you certainly won’t forget it, especially with some of the best Caribbean luxury resorts to choose from.
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Dream honeymoon! My husband and I spent our honeymoon at Sugar Beach, and there are truly not enough words to describe this incredible trip! The views are absolutely breathtaking, and we felt like we were in paradise. From the moment we arrived at Sugar Beach, we were greeted with the most heart-felt welcome from staff. Swamed, Keitha, Manaske, Sher, Tyrone, Kester and Annetta went out of their way to make us feel at home. Everyone was SO sweet and friendly- this made our experience even more special. My husband and I are already looking forward to our next trip! We can’t wait to visit again!
Sugar Beach St Lucia is a luxury beach resort set among 100 acres of pristine rainforest with spectacular views of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Pitons right on the beautiful emerald waters of the Caribbean Sea.
Offering idyllic island seclusion, majestic views and ultimate tropical indulgence Sugar Beach St Lucia stands apart from any other luxury beach resort in the world and is undoubtedly one of the best honeymoon resorts in St Lucia.
A romantic hidden bay, pristine white sand and majestic views of The Pitons
There’s a reason Matt Damon rented out the entire Sugar Beach resort in St Lucia to renew his vows with a host of his A-list celebrity friends. It’s basically paradise, so if we could renew our vows absolutely anywhere in the world … yeh, we’d choose Sugar Beach too. It also makes the perfect honeymoon destination.
Guestrooms, villas, beachfront bungalows and residences at Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort, are set in privacy amid vibrant gardens and soaring trees so you can enjoy the harmony between nature and modern living. Outside your door: breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea and the Val des Pitons, along with all the 18th-century Colonial charm St. Lucia is known for.
There are six on site restaurants and bars offering incredible local cuisine, fine dining and casual tropical bites, plus there’s the option for in room dining and Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort offers a dedicated Beach Concierge team to cater to the needs of guests while they soak up the sun poolside or on the white sands of Sugar Beach.
Sugar Beach St Lucia is so idyllic, and so well set up to cater for your every need – even if you haven’t thought of it yet – that you will find it hard to venture much further than than its glorious beach or stunning main swimming pool. But to really make the most of your stay book onto one of the land, sea or air tours and activities to get a better view (hard to imagine when you’re staring up at the Pitons, but they really do look spectacular from all angles, near and far). Whether you’re seeking adventure, history, culture – or just lots and lots of romance – Sugar Beach, and St Lucia, has you covered, and no doubt whichever excursion you choose it’s sure to leave you, and your partner, in awe of your breathtakingly beautiful surroundings with one of the best honeymoon resorts in St Lucia as your base.
Nothing you will see in these reviews or elsewhere on the internet does this place justice, at all. That isn’t dramatic, either…walking into your room here will make your jaw involuntarily drop. My wife and I celebrated our marriage and honeymoon with the Peak to Beach package between Ladera and Cap Maison. We stayed in the Heritage Suite Room E (HIGHLY recommend), and from the moment we stepped onto the resort grounds, we said “this is actually unbelievable” and repeated that multiple times throughout our stay. None of the pictures, videos, or reviews we saw could even halfway represent this place. The views, the atmosphere, the staff, the food at Dasheene, the purposeful use of every little space on the property, it was all perfect.
Nestled in the heart of St Lucia’s lush green rainforest, perched gracefully atop a 1000ft high volcano ridgeline with breathtaking views of the Pitons and the deep blue Caribbean Sea, the Ladera Resort looks more like something from fiction than reality and is one of the best luxury resorts in the Caribbean.
“Open wall” rooms in the heart of paradise
As honeymoon resorts in St Lucia go, Ladera Resort has everything, especially the ‘wow’ factor you’re looking for on your most treasured of vacations.
The beautifully crafted eco-conscious Ladera Resort has been constructed of tropical hardwoods, stone and tile, with local artwork and furniture made on site by St. Lucian artisans adorning the interior. Every room and suite has an “open wall” so you can see the stunning Pitons rising up from the sparkling Caribbean Sea, as well as your own private heated plunge pool.
Designed for ultimate relaxation there’s an abundance of ways to unwind. Each room and suite comes complete with an eco-friendly Jade yoga mat, and optional complimentary one hour yoga sessions are on offer Monday to Friday. There’s a wellness gym on site where you can workout while taking in the majestic views, complimentary private guided tours of the Ladera Gardens and hikes along the Ladera Ridge and there’s a complimentary shuttle to and from the beach Monday to Saturday. And of course there’s the food. An incredible fine dining farm to table experience is available at Ladera’s award-winning restaurant Dasheene.
To ensure that you enjoy exactly the St. Lucia honeymoon you deserve, Ladera Resort offers a honeymoon package featuring everything you need to begin the rest of your life together in extraordinary style.
St Lucia’s best loved boutique hotel.
Cap Maison is Saint Lucia’s premier luxury boutique resort & spa with idyllic beach and oceanfront views and outstanding service.
Elegant luxury hotel and private villas set in a stunningly beautiful location
Set in a stunningly beautiful location with its own secluded sandy beach. Being both private yet near to the chic Rodney Bay area and adjacent to the St. Lucia Golf & Country Club, it is in one of the most sought after spots on the island appealing to both the active as well as those seeking a relaxed retreat.
The intimate and stylishly designed villa suites make it feel more like a private residence (albeit with impressive hotel facilities) providing the perfect setting to enable you to get the most from your precious time. Lovingly created, it is family owned and managed so service is naturally friendly, personal and attentive without being invasive. Attention to detail is paramount, from the design to the service and the food. Featuring two of the best restaurants on the island, the Cliff at Cap and the Naked Fisherman (along with one of the best stocked walk in wine cellars) it is definitely a hotel for food lovers.
Affectionately called the “Helen of the West Indies” with its green rainforest peaks stretching down to shores of deep blue water, St. Lucia is famed for its romantic appeal.
Amongst this natural beauty sits Cap Maison in a breath taking ocean and cliff front location giving you elevated views across to Martinique.
Whether you want a tranquil and intimate experience or an energetic adventure on your St Lucia honeymoon, it’s a naturally romantic spot complemented by spacious suites, private roof terraces and pools, and four acres of tropical landscaped gardens to unwind in.
Described by many as one of the most romantic spots in the Caribbean, “Rock Maison” is the resort’s offshore private dining deck surrounded by the surging sea rolling over coral reefs where you can enjoy sunset cocktails, a romantic meal and bottles of ice cold champagne in a basket sent to you via the world’s only Champagne Zip Line!
You can even sink into the warm waters of Rock Maison’s natural rockpool and let the waves gently lap around you, cocktail in hand.
A cornucopia of organic architecture in celebration of one of nature’s most alluring settings.
Jade Mountain is an architectural marvel and undoubtedly one of the best honeymoon resorts in St Lucia – or anywhere.
An unforgettable stage set for your honeymoon
Rising majestically above the 600 acre beach front resort of Anse Chastanet, Jade Mountain Resort on St. Lucia’s south-western Caribbean coastline is a cornucopia of organic architecture celebrating St. Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty.
Architect owner Nick Troubetzkoy has expanded upon his philosophy of building in harmony with Caribbean nature in his creation of Jade Mountain St. Lucia. The bold architectural design – individual bridges leading to exceptional infinity pool sanctuaries and rugged stoned-faced columns reaching towards the sky – makes Jade Mountain St. Lucia one of the Caribbean’s most mesmerizing resort experiences.
Expect grand sweeping spaces where bedroom, living area and an extravagant private infinity pool glide into one another to form extraordinary platforms floating out into nature. With the fourth wall entirely absent, Jade Mountain’s sanctuaries are stage-like settings from which to embrace the full glory of St. Lucia’s Pitons World Heritage Site, and of course, the eternal Caribbean Sea.
Wrapped around an infinity pool with a dazzling kaleidoscope of colors, the Jade Mountain Club celebrates James Beard Award winner Chef Allen Susser’s “Jade Cuisine.” Hovering in space above the Jade Mountain Club is the Celestial Terrace, perfect for sunset cocktails or star-gazing.
A wide range of spa services can be enjoyed in the privacy of the Jade Mountain sanctuaries or at Kai en Ciel, Jade Mountain’s boutique spa and fitness studio. The resort major domos and a dedicated resort team ensure outstanding service around the clock.
Enjoy the exclusivity and privacy of Jade Mountain with all of sister resort Anse Chastanet’s restaurants, bars, boutiques, art gallery, spa, scuba, bike and watersports facilities as well as 2 soft sand beaches available and easily accessible to Jade Mountain guests by foot or resort shuttle at all times.
Two infinity pools, a swim-up bar, a Rum Cave, and a variety of beautifully designed Guest Rooms and Residences
Marigot Bay Resort & Marina in St. Lucia. Experience 5-star luxury accommodations, spa, & world-class marina.
Secluded in tropical splendor and nestled in a bay of deep turquoise lies this luxury resort in Saint Lucia. Marigot Bay Resort, Spa and Marina welcomes you to where getting outdoors to fresh air and sunshine meet unparalleled privacy and luxury.
From your own balcony, dedicated pool cabana, private yacht or sailing adventure, or on an exclusive island excursion, you’ll enjoy the best that Saint Lucia offers, or just relax in your beautifully appointed residence or penthouse.
With the all new Marigot Moment Maestros, offering the full services of a Concierge, Personal Assistant and Butler, Marigot Bay makes it tempting to just escape the world and indulge in its exceptional service and spacious accommodations.
Offering a true taste of luxury, Penthouse Suites are perched on the hilltop where you can enjoy magnificent views from your balcony and are a great option for an unforgettable St Lucia honeymoon.
Welcome to Calabash Cove – your ultimate St Lucia all-inclusive adults-only escape.
Calabash Cove Resort & Spa is an intimate romantic beach resort with spectacular views and even better food, live music every night
Discover Calabash Cove
Calabash Cove is one of the most popular all inclusive St Lucia hotels, offering old Caribbean charm coupled with luxurious resort amenities of today. From the mouth-watering Windsong restaurant and lively C-Bar overlooking the infinity pool to the Ti Spa, you will have everything at your fingertips when vacationing at Calabash Cove.
In addition to the on-site restaurant, bar, infinity pool and spa, you will also find an inviting space where you can relax and read or listen to music, gardens with beautiful walkways and the stunning Bonaire Bay just steps away from the resort. Guests also have free use of kayaks, snorkelling gear and paddle boards.
Calabash Cove is the perfect place for you to spend your St Lucia honeymoon. If you are in search of the most romantic, tropical place to relax and celebrate your love, you will find that St. Lucia is a dream come true. From the stunning views of the ocean and iconic mountains to the white sandy beaches, exotic foliage, infinity pool, delectable food and drink and luxurious accommodations at Calabash Cove, you will have everything you need for your honeymoon.
The island is a hidden gem of the Caribbean, offering seclusion, beauty and mesmerizing views at every turn. Indulge in a couples massage at the resort’s Ti Spa, or savour a dinner by candlelight at its Windsong Restaurant, or simply relax in one of its numerous enchanting luxury suites.
This all inclusive St Lucia hotel is designed to keep you calm, relaxed and centered for your entire stay, offering the ultimate in luxurious amenities for your honeymoon vacation.
Saint lucia’s newest, all-inclusive, couples-only luxury resort.
Serenity at Coconut Bay is an all-inclusive, adults-only luxury resort in St. Lucia. Spacious plunge-pool suites, fine dining and 24-hour butler room service.
A new philosophy in sophisticated couples-only, all-inclusive luxury. An exclusive hideaway for discerning romantics. Where expectations are transcended. Desires indulged. Privacy perfected. Serenity, a state of being.
Serenity offers thirty-six Plunge Pool Suites in a lush enclave of exotic Saint Lucia, just minutes from Hewanorra International Airport. Serenity is specifically designed for couples looking for the perfect romantic getaway in the Caribbean. Luxuries include private and spacious indoor and outdoor living areas, mahogany king beds, fine dining, craft cocktails, butler service, 24-hour room service and personalized top-shelf bar.
Newlyweds beginning your life together, the pampering is endless at this award-winning resort. You won’t have to lift a finger at Serenity where bespoke service creates an unrivaled luxury experience that is unique for each and every discerning couple. It’s your honeymoon dream and Serenity makes it exceptional and unlimited with personal butler service, gourmet cuisine, premium spirits, every desired amenity and attention to the smallest details.
Your Serenity honeymoon takes place in exotic Saint Lucia, the world’s leading romance destination. Together you’ll experience the exotic beauty of one of the Caribbean’s most iconic islands from the legendary Pitons and rainforests to the waterfalls and underwater treasures. Hike, swim and snorkel or sit back, relax and enjoy the breathtaking views.
Celebrate each other with a sensuous Serenity experience as you are indulged by your butler in the peaceful extravagance of your Suite. Revel in the beauty of Saint Lucia as you horseback ride on the beach or see extraordinary 360-degree views from the world’s second highest lighthouse. For the moment the world revolves around you enjoying a gourmet meal on your private pool deck or a picnic in your beachfront cabana. Leave the everyday behind with a decadent in-suite couple’s massage, intimate moments in your very own plunge pool or champagne in a soaking tub for two.
Authentic beachfront luxury on St Lucia’s northwest coast.
The Landings Resort & Spa. Situated on St. Lucia’s finest stretch of beach lies 5 star luxury with exquisitely decorated villas and a private yacht marina.
A tropical sanctuary
Tucked on the shores of Rodney Bay along one of St. Lucia’s most celebrated beaches, The Landings Resort and Spa exudes a sense of luxury and timeless elegance.
Exquisitely decorated villas are bespoke retreats overlooking the resort’s luxury yacht marina or the Caribbean’s shimmering turquoise waters. Days unfold here as if by magic, as guests move effortlessly from island sightseeing to savoring exceptional cuisine to sunsets on the beach, Champagne in hand. The Landings is luxury island living at its finest.
Finished with the finest furnishings, fittings and fixtures, The Landings Resort and Spa’s one, two and three-bedroom luxury villa suites offer the height of luxury island living. All have private furnished terraces with views overlooking the resort’s luxury yacht marina or the beach and shimmering Rodney Bay just beyond. Highlights of these bespoke accommodations include four-poster beds, luxury linens and premium bath amenities.
Celebrate your honeymoon with The Landings, St. Lucia’s exquisite beachfront resort set against a backdrop of swaying palm trees, lush mountains and warm sun. As you check into your tropical sanctuary, you become part of the elegant tableau – be it a swim or hot tub soak in one of three resort pools, languid afternoons on the soft sandy beaches, a shared massage in a beach cabana or a Champagne toast with a view of a spectacular St. Lucia sunset. After the work of planning a wedding, find your honeymoon bliss in St. Lucia.
The Landings Hotel & Spa was voted Best Beachfront Hotel in St. Lucia 2018 – Luxury Travel Awards
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