If you’re considering a luxurious holiday in St. Lucia, Sandals Grande St Lucian Spa & Beach Resort is a great option. This all-inclusive property is mostly visited by honeymooners and couples, including some families, group travellers and business travellers looking for a waterfront property. Its main highlight includes the incredible swimming pools, the restaurants, duplex rooms and recreational facilities and amenities.
Sandals Grande St Lucian Spa & Beach Resort is equipped with 301 accommodations, divided into 13 categories: mostly honeymoon premium, deluxe rooms, one bedroom suites and junior suites. These guestrooms are simply plush in terms of style and decor—some even have their own living-room, whirlpool and swimming pool. You can either select rooms with king-size or double-size twin beds—approach front desk for crib and extra bed. Signature facilities and amenities across the rooms include ceiling fan, hairdryer, iPod dock, alarm clock, fridge, en suite with luxurious bath amenities, slippers, telephone, air conditioning, private balcony, WiFi internet, TV with satellite, iron & ironing board, safe deposit box and more. These well-appointed rooms are also spacious and offer remarkable views of the surroundings.
Food, Drink and Entertainment
The gastronomic experience in Sandals Grande St Lucian Spa & Beach Resort is something memorable and extravagant—it houses 12 restaurants. Its restaurants and timings are: Bayside serves breakfast (7am to 11am), lunch (12:30pm to 2:15pm), dinner (6:30pm to 9:30pm) in buffet style; Toscanini's serves breakfast (7:30am to 10am) and dinner (6pm to 9pm) in a la carte style; Josephine's (6pm to 10pm) serves French cuisine; Barefoot By The Sea (11am to 4:30pm) serves snacks and light meals; Olde London Pub (5pm to 10pm & 10:15 to 2am) serves in English style; Gordon's on the Pier (6pm to 9pm) serves seafood; Dino's Pizzeria (11am to 6pm) serves pizzas; The Jerk Shack (11am to 5pm) serves Jamaican cuisine; Mariner (11am to 4:30pm) serves Caribbean cuisine; Bombay Club (6pm to 10pm) serves Indian; Kimonos (6pm to 10pm) serves Asian cuisine; and Soy Sushi Bar (6pm to 10pm) serves sushi. It also houses various swim-up bars, pool bars, lounges and clubs across the complex.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
The hotel boasts five swimming pools and four whirlpools and each come surrounded by plenty of loungers and parasols—approach front desk for lilos and beach towels. Water polo, water volleyball and water gymnasium are common activities, and few other recreational activities to mention are croquet, basketball, horseshoes, day/ night tennis, fitness centre, beach volleyball, billiards tables, rock-wall climbing, darts, Boccia ball, shuffleboard, lawn chess, table tennis, cards games, dominoes, squash, racquetball and more. Do keep a close eye on the hotel’s entertainment schedules that feature various lively events and programmes: Sundays (Grande casino night), Mondays (Caribbean beach night), Tuesdays (island romance), Wednesdays (St. Lucia culture fest), Thursdays (St. Lucian street party), Fridays (star time show time), and Saturdays (musically yours). And for leisure and relaxation visit the hotel’s signature wellness centre, the Red Lane Spa—and visit the sister hotel, Sandals Regency La Toc for golfing.
Sandals Grande St Lucian Spa & Beach Resort is located in Rodney Bay, St. Lucia. This is a luxurious hotel that features five-star facilities and services. The resort is built on a narrow strip, adjoining to the Pigeon Island National park, and is surrounded by water on two sides. Water sports such as canoes, kayaks, sailboats, snorkelling, windsurfing, water skiing, paddle boarding, scuba diving and knee boarding are available on the resort’s beach. Gros Islet is a small town about 2 km away and this is where you will find restaurants, shops and bars—Rodney Bay another neighbourhood is also only 3 km away. If you want to explore the island, you can rent a bike and visit the other side of the island, which is about 5 km in length or approach the travel desk and organise land excursions. The harbour is 2 km away from the resort and distance to Hewanorra International Airport is 70 km.
*** Reservation is required in a la carte restaurants
*** Guests are requested to wear smart casuals or formals for dinner
*** Some restaurants do not open 7 days a week
*** Reservation is required prior to visiting the spa
Distance to Beach: 5 metres
Time to Beach (walking): 1 minute
Distance to Shops and Restaurants: 2 km
Time to Shops and Restaurants (walking): 20 minutes