Saint Lucia Lures Love Birds This Winter With Special Offers

Saint Lucia (November 18, 2014) – Recognized as the Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination in 2014 by the World Travel Awards for the sixth time since 2009, Saint Lucia is an ideal retreat for heating up winter romance with secluded beaches, crystal clear Caribbean waters, fiery sunsets and average island winter temperatures of 80 degrees.

To further entice couples, Saint Lucia’s diverse inventory of villas, inns, hotels and luxury resorts are offering romantic amenities, free nights and savings of up to 55 percent off room rates, with many offers extending through the spring. Many properties feature full service spas, beachfront accommodations and world-class cuisine.

“As ABC’s The Bachelor revealed, Saint Lucia has a natural ambiance for romance.  It’s no wonder we continue to receive prestigious accolades and awards worldwide,” says Deputy Director of Tourism, Tracey Warner Arnold. “There’s a wealth of cultural and natural experiences for couples, from catamaran sunset sails, horseback riding on the beach, hiking the famous Piton Mountains, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, or simply embracing Saint Lucia’s beauty; the island is made for romance.”

Lodging packages from participating hotels and resorts follow in alphabetical order. For more information visit http://stlucianow.com/romance-specials.

Akasha – Cap Estate

“Our Wedding Gift to You”

  • Honeymooners can book a seven night stay for US $2,500 per night, saving 20 percent off standard rates
  • Includes helicopter transfers, spa treatments, a personal chef and a romantic cruise
  • Book by November 30, 2014 for travel from January 5 through February 28, 2015
  • Visit www.stluciavillarental.co.ukfor resort information; call for package details

Akasha – Cap Estate

“Intimate Wedding Receptions”

  • Wedding parties up to twelve guests can book Akasha for US $3,600 per night; minimum of seven nights required
  • Includes free catering and no venue fee
  • Book by November 30, 2014 for travel from February 1 through March 3, 2015
  • Visit www.stluciavillarental.co.ukfor resort information; call for package details

Anse Chastanet – Soufrière

“Lovers’ Early Bird Total Romance”

  • Guests receive a seventh night free in all room categories
  • Rates for seven nights start at US $8,322 per couple from January 3 through April 15, 2015
  • Includes luxury accommodations, all tax and service fees, round-trip airport transfers, all meals, all drinks including house wine, drinks package in room fridge, welcome cocktail, basket of local fruit, bottle of French champagne, a one hour Swedish Massage and an anniversary certificate of US $500 to be used on a return visit
  • Offsite activities include guided tours of Sulphur Springs and Diamond Mineral Baths, the old French Colonial Plantation of Anse Mamin, a guided boat snorkel trip, a resort scuba diving course for beginners or two dives for certified divers, a half day of jungle biking in Anse Mamin Valley and a half day of sailing on the skippered resort yacht
  • Onsite amenities include use of tennis court and equipment, snorkeling, kayaking, mini-sailing, windsurfing, use of beach chairs and beach towels
  • Valid for travel from January 3 through December 19, 2015; offer expires Dec 12, 2019
  • Visit www.ansechastanet.comfor resort information; call 1-800-223-1108 or email ansechastanet@ansechastanet.com for Health & Wellness offers

Bay Gardens Beach Resort; Bay Gardens Hotel – Rodney Bay

“The Bay Gardens Great Escape”

  • Rates for six nights at Bay Gardens Beach Resort in a Deluxe Poolview Room are US $1,399 per couple
  • Rates for six nights at Bay Gardens Beach Resort in a one bedroom Poolview Suite are US $1,709 per couple
  • Rates for six nights at Bay Gardens Hotel in a Superior Room are US $940 per couple
  • Rates for six nights at Bay Gardens Hotel in a one bedroom Croton Suite are US $1,159 per couple
  • Includes breakfast daily, one tranquility massage and body scrub per person, one manicure and pedicure per person, one 45-minute personal yoga session, 45-minute personal Pilates session
  • Visit www.baygardensresorts.comfor resort information; call for package details

Boucan by Hotel Chocolat – Soufrière

  • Receive 25 percent off all room categories (Lodge and Luxe) on a B&B basis
  • Rates start at US $375 per night for Lodge accommodations; minimum three night stay is required
  • Valid for travel December 1 through 18, 2014 and December 27 through January 5, 2015
  • Use DECEM when booking
  • Visit www.hotelchocolat.com/uk/boucanfor resort information; call for package details

Capella Marigot Bay – Marigot Bay

“Capella Romance”

  • Rates start from US $661 per night for two adults
  • Receive a complimentary upgrade to a one bedroom suite
  • Includes daily breakfast, welcome homemade spiced iced tea, snorkeling equipment, a half day private cruise, horseback riding on the beach, a one hour couple’s massage, a private four course dinner for two in the Alexandria garden
  • Book now through December 31, 2014 for travel through October 31, 2015
  • Visit www.capellahotelgroup.com/capellahotels/stluciafor resort information; call for package details

Castles in Paradise – Vieux Fort

“Romance in Paradise”

  • Rates for a three bedroom villa with private pool are US $300 per night for a savings of 30 percent off standard rates
  • Includes massage, bottle of paradise rum punch and round-trip airport transfers
  • Accommodations feature large, spacious rooms with spectacular sea views, free internet, maid service, cable, and air-conditioned bedrooms
  • Travel and expiration dates are open
  • Visit www.castlesinparadise.comfor resort information; call for package details

Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa – Vieux Fort

“Vacation Like a VIP”

  • All-inclusive rates are US $232 per person, per night based on double occupancy in a Harmony Concierge Jr. Suite for a savings of50 percent off standard rates
  • Includes accommodations in the new adults-only oasis featuring two pools, an expanded pool bar, hammocks, cabanas and sun beds for two
  • VIP amenities include complimentary in-room Wi-Fi; private VIP champagne and cold towel check-in; couple’s only dinner invitation; personalized bar with acomplimentary bottle of wine or premium spirits of choice per guest as well as bottled water, soft drinks and local beer; plush robes and slippers; evening turndown service;à la carte breakfast in Calabash restaurant; on-island airport transfers; personal concierge for secured dinner reservations, spa appointments and tours
  • Book now through November 30, 2014 for travel from January 19 through April 15, 2015
  • For more information visit cbayresort.comor call toll-free from North America 1-877-352-8898

Coco Palm – Rodney Bay Village

“Coco Tropical Romance”

  • Rates start at US $450 for three nights based on double occupancy for a savings of 55 percent off standard rates
  • Includes all-inclusive accommodations in the Feng Shui’d Garden View room decorated for romance, a bottle of wine, tropical blooms and a couples Piton sunset cruise
  • Book by November 30, 2014 for travel from January 3 through March 31, 2015
  • Visit www.coco-resorts.comfor resort information; call 877 655 COCO (2626), 758-456-2800 or Reservations@coco-resorts.com for direct bookings

Fond Doux Holiday Plantation – Soufrière

“Just The Two Of Us Package”

  • Book five nights for US $2,299 and travel December 15 through December 31, 2014 (Prices are US $1,999 January 1 through April 30, 2015)
  • Book seven nights for US $2,999 and travel December 15 through December 31, 2014 (Prices are US $2,599 January 1 through April 30, 2015)
  • Includes accommodations in a one bedroom cottage, taxes, full breakfast daily, round-trip airport transfers, plantation tour, Tet Paul Nature Trail excursion, complimentary beach shuttle, romantic candlelit dinner, vow renewal in the garden, dinner one evening, one hour couples massage, gift and fruit basket, two hour sunset cruise with champagne and hors d’oeuvres and a Piton waterfall experience
  • Visit www.fonddouxestate.comfor resort information; call for package details

Jade Mountain – Soufrière

“Total Romance”

  • Enjoy a fifth night free in sky, star or moon lodging categories
  • Rates for five nights start at US $9,198 per couple from January 3 through April 15, 2015
  • Includes luxury accommodations, all tax and service fees, round-trip airport transfers, all meals, all drinks including house wine, welcome cocktail, drinks package in room fridge, basket of local fruit, bottle of French champagne, one hour Swedish Massage and an anniversary certificate of US $500 to be used on a return visit
  • Offsite activities include guided tours of Sulphur Springs and Diamond Mineral Baths, the old French Colonial Plantation of Anse Mamin, a guided boat snorkel trip, a resort scuba diving course for beginners or two dives for certified divers, a half day of jungle biking in Anse Mamin Valley and a half day of sailing on the skippered resort yacht
  • Onsite amenities include use of tennis court and equipment, snorkeling, kayaking, mini-sailing, windsurfing, use of beach chairs and beach towels
  • Valid for travel from January 3 through December 19, 2015; expires December 12, 2019
  • Visit www.jademountain.comfor resort information; call 1-800-223-1108 or email jademountain@ansechastanet.com call for package details

Marigot Beach Club – Marigot Bay

“Paradise for Sweethearts”

  • Book three nights’ for US $511 and a savings of 50 percent off standard rates
  • Includes a bottle of champagne upon arrival, special welcome amenity, full breakfast daily, evening cocktail, two full body massages and late check-out
  • Book by November 30, 2014 for travel from November 1, 2014 through February 28, 2015
  • Visit www.marigotbeachclub.comfor resort information; call for package details

Royal by rex resorts & Spa – Rodney Bay

“Royal Winter Romance”

  • Book three nights in a Deluxe Suite starting from US $1,320
  • Includes welcome drink upon arrival and a half hour couple’s massage (one per stay)
  • Book by November 30, 2014 for travel from January 4 through March 31, 2015
  • Additional nights can be booked (discount subject to change)
  • Special is subject to availability and cannot be combined with any other offers
  • Visit http://www.rexresorts.com/st-lucia/resort-st-lucia-royal-by-rex-resorts.html for resort information; call for package details

Sandals Resorts’

“ReTie The Knot”

  • Guests can ReTie the Knot at Sandals’ Resorts for US $300 when booking five rooms or more
  • Includes a personal pre-travel ReTie the Knot Planner and dedicated ReTie the Knot resort team, ceremony musical accompaniment (pre-recorded), celebration cake, bouquet and boutonniere and a 30 minute Delightful Reception with sparkling wine and cold hors d’oeuvres for the ReTie the Knot couple and up to 6 guests (applicable for less than 5 rooms)
  • Couple also receives: commemorative certificate, keepsake gift, 5×7 photograph, decorated honeymoon room, mimosa breakfast-in-bed any morning of choice, 35 minute massage for the husband, manicure for the wife and a honeymoon dinner at a resort specialty restaurant with white-glove service and a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine
  • Visit www.sandals.com/weddingmoons/vows/for additional information

Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa – Cap Estate

“Romance Package”

  • Book a minimum three night stay for 20 percent off regular rates
  • Valid for all room types
  • Cannot be combined with any other offer or discount
  • Reservations and voucher must include offer code SMGR61or regular rates will apply
  • Marriage certificate at check-in validity of up to six months
  • Package includes welcome bottle of sparkling wine, fruit basket, decorated room with special flower decoration
  • Valid for travel from now through April 15, 2015
  • Visit www.smugglersbeachresorts.comfor additional information; call for package details

Stonefield Estate Resort – Soufrière

“Stonefield Winter Escape Package”

  • Book five nights in a Piton and ocean view villa for US $2,310 and a savings of 30 percent off standard rates
  • Includes daily a la carte breakfast, a rejuvenating couple’s massage and all tax and service fees
  • Valid for new bookings only, cannot be combined with other offers, a five night minimum stay required, refunds are not provided
  • Book now through March 30, 2015 for travel from Jan 6 through April 14, 2015
  • Visit www.stonefieldresort.comfor additional information; call for package details

The Landings – Rodney Bay

“Couples Getaway Package”

  • Rates starting from US $185 per person, per night based on double occupancy; three night stay required; additional nights may be added at a reduced nightly rate
  • Includes luxury accommodations in a one bedroom marina view villa suite, full breakfast for two daily, couple’s massage (one per stay), bottle of champagne (one per stay), tandem bicycle rental (once during stay) and the bedroom decorated with flower petals on arrival
  • Book now through December 15, 2014 for travel now through December 19, 2015
  • Blackout dates: December 20, 2014 through January 2, 2015

The Landings – Rodney Bay

“Sweet Romance Package”

  • Rates starting from US $193 per person per night based on double occupancy; four night stay required; additional nights may be added at a reduced nightly rate
  • Includes luxurious accommodations in a one bedroom villa suite, daily breakfast for two, US $100 spa credit (one credit per stay), private romantic dinner for two (one per stay), catamaran sunset cruise (one per stay) and the bedroom decorated with flower petals on arrival
  • Book now through December 15, 2014 for travel now through December 19, 2015
  • Blackout dates: December 20, 2014 through January 2, 2015

Ti Kaye Resort & Spa – Anse Cochon

“Romance at Ti Kaye”

  • Book seven nights in a Le Cottage with private plunge pool at US $4,430 per couple; other room categories available
  • Includes all taxes and fees, round-trip airport transfers, one bottle of sparkling wine and fruit basket in room on arrival, two 50 minute traditional massages in the Kai Koko Spa, one private candlelit dinner for two and a two hour wine tasting in the underground wine cave
  • Book now through November 30, 2014 for travel from January 3 through April 15, 2015
  • Visit www.tikaye.com for resort information; call for package details

Villa Beach Cottages – Castries

“Winter Romance Package”

  • Book five nights at US $2,495 and seven nights at US $3,195 per couple for a savings of 25 percent off standard rates; additional nights available at US $288 per couple per night
  • Includes accommodations in a deluxe one-bedroom villa suite with in-room Jacuzzi, champagne and tropical flowers upon arrival, in-villa couple’s massage, candlelit dinner, roundtrip airport transfers, use of ocean kayaks, choice of island excursions such as zip-lining trips, horseback riding, scuba or a sunset cruise, and a 25 percent off jeep rental
  • Book now through December 31, 2014 for travel from January 4 through May 4, 2015
  • For more information call 866-542-1991 or visit www.villabeachcottages.com

Villa Capri – Cap Estate

Shake the Winter Blues at Villa Capri

  • Book a four to nine bedroom villa for five nights with breakfast daily and a Welcome Rum Punch Party on arrival night
  • Four bedrooms up to eight guests US $750 per night
  • Five bedrooms up to ten guests US $850 per night
  • Six bedrooms up to 12 guests US $1,000 per night
  • Seven bedrooms up to 14 guests US $1,200 per night
  • Eight bedrooms up to 16 guests US $1,400 per night
  • Nine bedrooms up to 20 guests US $1,550 per night
  • Travel  from November 1 through December 15, 2014; January 4 through March 31, 2015
  • Visit www.capristlucia.comfor resort information; call for package details

Windjammer Landing – Trouya, Gros Islet

“Sun Sparkly Beach Escape for Couples”

  • Book five nights in a one bedroom villa and premium all-inclusive package for US $725.80 per night
  • Includes a US $200 resort credit, a bottle of sparkling wine and flowers upon arrival, unlimited a la carte dining, unlimited premium brands on alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, non-motorized water and motorized sports, an in-villa private dining experience and round-trip airport transfers
  • Minimum four night stay required
  • Book by March 31, 2014 for travel now through August 31, 2014
  • Visit http://www.windjammer-landing.com/ for more information and package details

For more information about the island of Saint Lucia, call 1-800-456-3984, 1-888-4STLUCIA, 1-800-869-0377 in Canada, or visit http://stlucianow.com/.

About Saint Lucia

One of the Windward Islands of the West Indies’ Lesser Antilles, Saint Lucia (pronounced Saint LOO-sha) is nestled halfway down the Eastern Caribbean archipelago. The “Helen of the West Indies,” Saint Lucia is known for its natural beauty and diverse attractions, including the signature Piton Mountains – a UNESCO World Heritage Site – a tropical rainforest and one of the world’s few drive-in volcanoes. Culturally rich offerings include the bustling marketplace in the capital of Castries, quaint fishing villages along the coastline, and the annual Saint Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival. Saint Lucia’s wide range of accommodations includes world-class five-star resorts, all-inclusive resorts, intimate inns and value-oriented properties. Saint Lucia also is home to world class cruise and yachting facilities. The island is continually recognized as one of the Leading Wedding and Honeymoon destinations worldwide.