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TEF Makes Donation to Alexander Family Foundation – SLHTA News (9th September 2020)

The SLHTA through its Tourism Enhancement Fund was able to donate much needed school supplies to the Alexander Family Foundation and Events.

Donette Ismael, TEF Programme Manager made the donation on behalf of the TEF. The donation which is the first of its kind from the TEF was made possible by Serenity Vacation and Tours […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

CDC UPDATES SAINT LUCIA TRAVEL ADVISORY, REDUCED TO LEVEL 1 – SLHTA News (25th August 2020)

SLHTA congratulates Saint Lucia’s CMO and her team, advises continued vigilance and adherence to the established protocols

The CDC adjusted the travel advisory for Saint Lucia, lowering it to a Level 1 warning, indicating that ” COVID-19 risk in Saint Lucia is low”.
Read more here

The President of the SLHTA, on behalf of the board of directors, […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Congratulations Fond Doux Plantation & Resort – SLHTA News (10th August 2020)

Congratulations Fond Doux Plantation & Resort

Winner of the 2020 Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards- Saint Lucia’s Luxury Resort of the Year, 2020 and 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers Choice Award

Saint Lucia’s renowned eco luxury boutique resort, Fond Doux Plantation & Resort has been rewarded as Saint Lucia’s Luxury Resort of the year 2020 at Global […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Past Efforts of SLHTA on Agriculture – SLHTA News (July 13th 2020)

Past Efforts of SLHTA on Agriculture

The SLHTA is proud of is current discussions with key partners for the recent launch of its Eat What We Grow campaign. The campaign builds on agri-tourism linkages initiatives over the past few years which we are quite pleased with.

As a result of a number of years of critical assessment, […]

By |October 4th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

Eat What We Grow Campaign

The SLHTA announces the launch of an “Eat What We Grow” campaign aimed at promoting the consumption of locally grown agricultural produce. The initiative was conceived in collaboration with SLHTA’s Honorary Member Ronald “Boo” Hinkson and is designed to encourage healthier lifestyle practices among Saint Lucians. Healthier eating habits has been a key consideration in the […]

By |July 8th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

SLHTA PRESIDENT WARNS OF INDUSTRY COLLAPSE

In a letter to Prime Minister Allen Chastanet, SLHTA President Karolin Troubetzkoy says that the recent mass redundancy announcements by two of Saint Lucia’s major hotels have sent shock waves through the industry and are a stark reminder of the very precarious situation the hospitality and tourism industry finds itself in.

“We urge your Government to […]

By |July 8th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

SLHTA Newsletter (April 28th 2020)

Over the past few weeks, the unprecedented COVID-19 global crisis has challenged our citizens, our businesses, our members and also, the SLHTA as an organization like no other crisis in our 50+ year history. And with no end of the crisis in sight any time soon, the SLHTA remains entirely committed to do what […]

By |May 10th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – 15th April 2020

On Sunday April 12th 2020, the SLHTA was actively involved in a massive islandwide undertaking to prepare and deliver over 3000 meals to the less fortunate across Saint Lucia.

Resorts, Restaurants and Allied Members from Gros Islet, Marigot Bay, Soufriere, Vieux Fort and Dennery were “ALL IN” preparing these meals. This initiative required not only […]

By |April 14th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – 17/2/2020

Advocating on issues affecting our members is a very important service to SLHTA members. Apart from lobbying for amendments to legislation, policy and tax reform, the SLHTA also assists with Security Assessment and conflict mediation whenever called upon. A recent meeting with various stakeholders in Soufriere sought to craft solutions to some of these […]

By |February 18th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|

SLHTA Tourism Matters Newsletter – 4th February 2020

SLHTA’s 1VP, 2VP and CEO met with Minister of Tourism and PS Tourism to discuss incentives for the tourism service providers as well as to assess the impact if the Accommodation Tax to this sector. For a number of years now, Tourism Service Providers have been at the forefront of SLHTA negotiations for incentives […]

By |February 14th, 2020|Newsletter|0 Comments|