Press Releases

Sandals Resorts Bartender Craig Andes – An Award Winning Drinks Connoisseur

An award-winning cocktail takes more than simply mixing the ingredients together. That’s the easy part. Passion and personality are what make it a work of art.  That’s the invaluable lesson Craig Andes has learned over the years and at just 22, he knows the sky is the limit.

Craig, who currently serves up his creations […]

By |March 12th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments|


Rodney Bay, SAINT LUCIA (07 MARCH 2019) – Coco Palm is delighted to announce that it has received a British Airways Customer Excellence Award for 2018. This award comes from unbiased customer reviews and is designed to showcase the hotels that make their guests the happiest. Coco Palm received an overall score of 9.4/10.

British Airways […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments|

Saint Lucia’s Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa wins awards from around the globe in a diverse range of categories

Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa, Saint Lucia’s most popular Premium All-Inclusive, continues to be recognized for its outstanding service and facilities globally from both the consumer and trade travel industry sectors receiving new accolades from Islands, the British Wedding Awards and HotelsCombined.
Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa was chosen as both the Editors’ Choice […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments|

Nurturing an exuberant Culinary Arts landscape in Saint Lucia

For most of us, ‘superb culinary experiences’ are limited to only infrequent nights of fine dining and nostalgic doses of ‘mommas’ cooking. When we have devoured the last of a good meal, stomachs bulging and satisfied, we think little of the labour of love that made it all possible. For a select few, however, […]

By |March 11th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments|

Sandals Resorts Chef Clayton Brings More than Gourmet Cooking To The Table

Clayton Julien grew up on his grandparent’s farm in Mahaut/Micoud, and as a child his only thought of food was that it was for nutrition, and that girls were supposed to do all the cooking.

Fast forward several years and Clayton Julien is not only a member of the official Saint Lucia National Culinary Team […]

Happy International Women’s Day from SLHTA President, Karolin Troubetzkoy

As a woman in tourism, as a tourism and hotel executive and last but not least as the President of the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association, I want to to make a few comments.

Tourism offers a special opportunity for realizing the aims of the “Balance for Better” theme of this year’s International Women’s Day. […]

Ti Kaye Resort Clean Up Campaign

Saint Lucian Boutique Resort cleans up community

On Sunday 17th February, Ti Kaye Resort & Spa joined forces with our friends at the Saint Lucia Red Cross, and undertaking a morning of highway clean up between Roseau and Anse La Raye Village. The campaign begins from 6:00 AM until 9:30 AM.

In 2018, Ti Kaye was […]

By |February 19th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments|

The SLHTA marks a historic moment with the Largest National Culinary Challenge among its Members

“A Battle of the Island’s Best”

As Saint Lucia celebrates 40 years of Independence under the theme “All In, Our Journey Our Future”, The SLHTA joins the celebration with a mega Culinary Competition among some of the island’s best culinary talents. A total of 50 Chefs from 17 hotels and restaurants will vie for 6 […]

By |February 19th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments|

Saint Lucia’s Chrissy Gabriel shares her inspiring journey to Netflix

By: Keryn Nelson

Born in the US Virgin Islands, Crystal “Chrissy” Gabriel moved to Saint Lucia, the birthplace of her grandparents, at the age of two. The story of how her interview with the Saint Lucia Hotel & Tourism Authority came to be is just as coincidental as some of the other details of her […]

By |February 12th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments|

2018 World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination, Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia has been named the 2018 World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination. The island was bestowed the honour at the World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final 2018 porgramme in Lisbon, Portugal on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Chairman of the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority, Mr. Nicholas John, received the award on the island’s behalf.

The destination was […]

By |December 4th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments|