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SLHTA Elects New Executive Committee at 56th Annual General Meeting

Following the hosting of its 56th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held virtually on Friday 9th April 2021, a new Executive Committee has been appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of the Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA).

On Monday 1 st March 2021, nominations were invited for the posts of President, First […]

By |April 27th, 2021|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association Launches “Forward Together” Initiative

As the Caribbean tourism and hospitality industry continues to respond and adapt to challenges arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), the region’s leading association representing the interests of the private sector, has launched Forward Together, an initiative which encourages industry stakeholders to join their colleagues in supporting the […]

By |April 27th, 2021|Newsletter|0 Comments|

HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY!

Today, March 8 we celebrate International Women’s Day; a day that was created to shine the light on the tremendous achievements of women around the globe but also draw attention to the inequalities and challenges which still exist and the glass ceilings we must still shatter.

This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is “Women in Leadership: Achieving […]

By |April 27th, 2021|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Green Fig Resort & Spa announces St. Lucia Art Competition.

In midst of extremely difficult times for all St. Lucians, the country’s newest boutique hotel, Green Fig Resort & Spa in Soufriére, opens its doors to visiting vacationers later this month. The 25 room boutique property, offering jaw- dropping vistas of Petit Piton and Soufriére town and harbor, will be catering to the ecology […]

By |February 23rd, 2021|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Best Hotels in the Caribbean

We are thrilled to share that JADE MOUNTAIN been rated the No. 3 Best Hotel in the Caribbean, and the No. 1 All-Inclusive in Saint Lucia in the 2021 U.S. News and World Report Best Hotels Awards!

…thanks to its tasty on-site cuisine and varied meal plan options, in addition to its three-walled “sanctuaries,” or rooms, which […]

By |February 23rd, 2021|Newsletter|0 Comments|

GUIDANCE FOR DEALING WITH A PROBABLE OR CONFIRMED COVID-19 CASE IN THE WORKPLACE

This guidance is intended to assist workplaces to respond in the event of an employee suspected or confirmed case, of COVID-19. In all instances, the contact tracing team of the Department of Health will contact the workplace of the confirmed case to provide the necessary guidance.

Employees should notify their employer if they have been […]

By |February 23rd, 2021|Newsletter|0 Comments|

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|

Saint Lucia Captures 12th World Leading Honeymoon Destination Award

Saint Lucia’s prominence amongst global destinations within the romance niche continues to be undisputable. The destination was bestowed yet again, the prestigious title of ‘World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination’. The virtual announcement of the highly coveted industry accolade was made on November 27 in Moscow, commemorating the observance of the 27th annual World Travel Awards.

Saint Lucia has […]

By |December 9th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

SLHTA MOU with Taiwan

SLHTA President Karolin Troubetzkoy together with the Ambassador of the Republic of China ( Taiwan), his Excellency Peter Chia-yen Chen, presided over the signing of a letter of intent between the Taiwan based Travel Quality Assurance Association and the SLHTA. The purpose of the letter of intent is to promote mutual collaboration, exchange experiences, and share information […]

By |November 16th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Virtual Tours: A New Way to Travel ( SLHTA News – 19th October 2020)

It was Eric Hoffer who said, “in times of change, learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.” COVID-19 has provided us with countless opportunities to learn from the changes all around us. Changes in the way we do business, changes in […]

By |October 20th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|