The Landings St Lucia is the perfect upscale honeymoon destination for couples who want to experience the heights of luxury while at the same time being treated to traditional Caribbean hospitality and warmth. With its friendly, ever-helpful staff, and its impressive selection of 5 star facilities, the resort is sure to dazzle and enthral. The views alone are to die for, as the hotel overlooks pristine golden sands, a glittering expanse of water and lush green hills.
You can spend your days swimming and sunbathing, or relaxing beside one of the hotel’s three sparkling pools with a cocktail in hand. Indulgent spa treatments are a must, and in the evenings don your finest attire and savour the sultry strains of jazz and piano music while feasting on 7 decadent courses in the Viscount Lounge. Alternatively you can enjoy a private beachfront dinner for two, the perfect romantic end to another perfect St Lucia day.
Honeymoon resort information
1 Bedroom Marina View SuiteOpt for a 1 Bedroom Marina View Suite and spend your honeymoon in 950sq.ft of elegantly appointed space on the ground floor. An idyllic couple’s getaway, this suite features a charming living and dining area, a full designer kitchen and a living room and powder room. In the bedroom there is a plush king-sized bed, promising hours of blissful sleep each balmy tropical night, while outdoors you will find a private terrace and plunge pool, perfect for enjoying a lazy afternoon outside.
1 Bedroom Ocean View suiteIf you want to gaze out over the Caribbean from the privacy of your suite, opt instead for a 1 Bedroom Ocean View Suite and drink in the spectacular views from your private terrace. These suites are also 950sq.ft. The master bedroom boasts a sleek modern en-suite bathroom and the suite includes the same luxury amenities as the Marina View accommodation, including flat screen TVs and a washer and dryer.
1 Bedroom Beach Front SuiteThe final option for honeymooners is a 1 Bedroom Beach Front Suite, which is located right on the beach and commands sweeping views of Rodney Bay. This suite is also 950 sq.ft and comes with the same facilities as the others, including a full kitchen, living room and powder room. The en-suite bathroom features a separate bathtub and shower.
Couples are sure to enjoy a Shared Moments massage, or an Island Sunset Package, which includes champagne and fresh fruit.
Of course there is so much more to see and do at The Landings besides relax and be pampered. There are 3 pristine swimming pools, 2 tennis courts and a selection of non-motorized water sports available at the resort, not to mention the private yacht marina, and the St Lucia Golf Club is just 5-minutes’ drive away. Then there are a variety of incredible tours to choose from, such as a half-day Pitons At Dusk sailing excursion, a Mystique of Soufriere tour and whale watching.
The Beach Club is a relaxed and inviting all-day dining venue situated at the water’s edge and serves up a delicious Caribbean-inspired menu which also features Asian, African and French influences. The lunch menu includes such delectable offerings as Blackened Mahi Mahi Burger, Island Style Chicken and Potato Roti and Flat Bread with Grilled Farm Vegetables. The restaurant also boasts an impressive drinks list – don’t forget to try a Caribbean Sunrise cocktail, or perhaps a formidable Landings Iced Tea.
Alternatively, if you are just looking for a light, healthy lunch in a casual setting why not make your way to Callaloo, named for a beloved Caribbean dish. This laidback restaurant serves up a tasty menu of sandwiches, salads and local delicacies, not to mention a selection of grilled entrées.
The third restaurant at The Landings is The Palms, the perfect place for a romantic dinner with your new spouse. Dine on the open-air patio while gazing out over the starlit Marina and choose from a delectable menu of seasonal dishes, including fresh fish and seafood prepared on a lava stone grill.
In between meals and after dinner, retreat to either one of The Landings’ two excellent bars and sample from their extensive drinks lists. The Turquoise Beach Bar is an idyllic place to kick back and relax with a sundowner Champagne cocktail, while the elegant Viscount Lounge serves up delicious canapés and a sophisticated selection of champagnes, wines and spirits, complemented by the strains of live guitar music – what better way to spend an evening in paradise.