SLHTA Remembers Gordon “Butch” Stewart

The Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA) joins the rest of the regional and global tourism industry in expressing condolences to the family, friends and relatives of outstanding hospitality pioneer, Gordon “Butch” Stewart, who died in Miami, Florida, on Monday evening, January 4, 2021. He was 79.
Stewart was Founder and Chairman of Sandals […]

By |January 5th, 2021|Blog, News, Newsletter|0 Comments|


PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago (October 20, 2020) – As part of its ongoing efforts to mitigate the impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and other public health threats, the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is preparing to officially launch two important initiatives to protect the Region’s tourism sector and safeguard the health and safety […]

By |October 21st, 2020|Blog, News|0 Comments|

CEO Executive Members status reports

The most noteworthy issue underscoring discussions between the tourism private sector and policy makers in September has been the extension of the Phase 1 reopening of the tourism industry.
By |October 2nd, 2020|News|0 Comments|

Calypso Hospitality & Covid-19

31 August 2020, Author: Richard Williams of Richard Williams & Associates

The Caribbean private sector and especially the hotel sector is struggling with the implications of the severance window which in many instances, expires in September 2020, meaning that employees laid off for the past many months can trigger their severance applicability during the next few […]

By |September 3rd, 2020|Blog|0 Comments|

International Women’s Day Message from SLHTA President Karolin Troubetzkoy

Dear SLHTA Members,

On Sunday, March 8, the Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association (SLHTA) will join the World in celebrating International Women’s Day and honoring the achievements of women through the ages and across the globe. We will also use the occasion to continue to advocate for gender parity and women’s rights here in […]

Presidents Speech – SLHTA AGM 2019

By |September 6th, 2019|News|0 Comments|

Energy Savings Start at Home

Energy Savings Start at Home
Carl Hunter, Chairman of the Sustainability Committee of the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association, shares some energy saving tips

There are many ways to enjoy your power use without compromise to your lifestyle and still keep energy dollars in your pockets. The way to go is to first have awareness […]

By |June 24th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments|

Saint Lucia records over 6% growth for the first 5 months


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John Emmanuel

Saint Lucia Tourist Board

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Saint Lucia records over 6% growth for the first 5 months 

SAINT LUCIA (June 22, 2015) – Saint Lucia joins the rest of the Caribbean in celebrating phenomenal increases in visitor arrivals in 2015.  The […]

“Saint Lucia Rocks This Summer” With Hot Travel Agent Incentives

“Saint Lucia Rocks This Summer” With Hot Travel Agent Incentives
SAINT LUCIA (February 19, 2015) – Saint Lucia launches its new summer campaign, “Saint Lucia Rocks This Summer,” with a special incentive for travel agents to earn free stays. With each booking of seven nights or more, travel agents will receive one free night at one of […]

By |February 23rd, 2015|News|0 Comments|

The 24th Annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival

The 24th Annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival

Draws Internationally Renowned Talent, April 30 – May 10, 2015 

Robin Thicke, Jon Secada, Beres Hammond, Jimmy Cliff and Arturo Tappin among stellar line-up! 

SAINT LUCIA (February 5, 2015) –  The annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival, now in its 24th year, raises the curtain on April […]

By |February 6th, 2015|News, Press Releases|0 Comments|