St. Lucia: The Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination 5 Years Running
The land of spectacular sights and undiscovered romance, it’s no surprise that St. Lucia has been crowned the Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination for the 5th year in a row at the World Travel Awards. But what exactly it so alluring as a honeymoon hotspot? Read on to find out why the world is in love with this serene destination.
From the awe-inspiring UNESCO World Heritage Pitons to a dream of jungle interior and dramatic hikes, St. Lucia boasts some of the world’s most glorious scenery and it is all yours to enjoy. Lined with secluded and enchanting beaches, St. Lucia is the perfect place to escape as a newly married couple together. Head north on the island for the lazy days and modern comforts of the beautiful Rodney Bay. The south holds the out-of-this-world enchantments of Soufriére and its ancient plantations, hidden beaches and the glorious Pitons.
Visit the world’s first drive-in volcano, the dormant Soufriére as it bubbles with steam and mud. Don’t forget to take a dip in the natural mud baths whilst you are there. Proclaimed by the locals to have wondrous benefits for your skin, these are something that should not be missed. Those looking for a more adventurous couples escape should head to Rainforest Adventures. Here you can zipline across endless rainforest canopies for a true adrenaline rush. Cross the man-made causeway to Pigeon Island and the spectacular vine-covered ruins you will find there, not to mention panoramic views of the coastline.
Start your new lives together in style in the serene surroundings of a string of indulgent resorts dotted along the picturesque coastline. For couples, no resort offers a more intimate and inclusive experience than the renowned Rendezvous. Dine under the stars with a romantic candlelit meal for two or lounge together in serenity on one of the plunge-worthy day beds, hidden away in the beautiful rockery garden. Beach barbecues offer the perfect backdrop to lazy evenings together in paradise whilst intuitive service ensures you never have to lift a finger.
Set among lush tropical gardens and mesmerising turquoise ocean, Sandals Halcyon Beach pampers your senses in a refined adults-only escape. The newly-added Beachfront Honeymoon Butler Suites with private deck and plunge pool offer the ultimate serenity along with the dedicated service of a personal butler and 24-hour room service to perfect your stay.