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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We had a lovely holiday in St Lucia staying at a Saga Hotel. The food was very good and plenty of it. Our room was lovely with a view over the gardens. In fact all the rooms had garden and sea views. Just like paradise! The only drawback was that the hotel was situated on the top of a very...

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7Thank Kay H
wolverhampton
Reviewed 6 July 2014

my father and i just got back from the bel jou went for two weeks, 17/6/2014 to 1/7/2014, we were really dissappointed as we had read so many good reports, we found that their was not a very good selection of food on the salad bar at any meal time or any selection on yogurts/fruit at breakfast, the lunch and...

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4Thank WolverhamptonClair
Cheshire
Reviewed 3 July 2014

I had a thorough tour round this hotel while in St.Lucia and would just say it is not the side of the island I would want to stay. Think Saga have bought a white elephant as the building is very old and you are virtually cut off from the tourist areas. However, to each his own, but would not stay...

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5Thank geminiCheshire
Reviewed 2 July 2014

The hotel is on the hill and the drive up to it is a wee bit hairy but once in the hotel reception you forget all about that. The restaurant is just by the reception and we were given a light breakfast as we had an early start. Lovely fresh fruit and croissant with choice of coffees or teas. Elizabeth,...

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7Thank TriciaAC
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Just returned from 10day holiday at the Bel Jou, had a great time. Used Saga's door to door service to the UK airport & return, great as I live over 200 miles away. The hotel is excellently run, large bedrooms, well maintained grounds and facilities. Food buffet style most of the week with a good choice and variety. All the...

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5Thank ann g
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We have been lucky enough to visit Bel Jou on 3 occasions,staying for 3 weeks each time and are looking forward to returning in October after a two week stay in Antigua.Having stayed at several of the Caribbean Islands [Tobago,Barbados,Grenada..] each of them has their own charm and differences but the one thing you will always be sure of is...

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6Thank Kate111113
wales
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Just returned from 3 weeks at the Bel Jou, Saga door to door service brilliant on outward journey,but return left much to be desired, the use of a VW bus to transport tired guests on a 200+ mile trip is NOT a good idea. The hotel was very good, food varied but mostly good, room very clean, bright & comfortable,...

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8Thank sonbou
Stourbridge,UK
Reviewed 20 June 2014

We've just returned from three weeks in this hotel in St Lucia. The hotel is owned by SAGA and caters mainly for folks aged 50 or over. The oldest person there while we stayed was in his 90's. The hotel is clean, well appointed with friendly, attentive staff. Food was plentiful and varied buffet style. Lulu's Cabana served light lunches,...

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7Thank Mansay
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Had a great 14 nights holiday at the Bel Jou from April 8th.- weather typical tropical with a few showers but very warm. We had booked the previous July which meant we were able to fly with Virgin and preselect our seats at no additional charge. The flight out was excellent with the crew very attentive and all the services...

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10Thank Anthony J
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2014

We have just returned from the Bel Jou hotel after a 3-week holiday with Saga. Firstly let me say that the service from Saga and the hotel were first class in every way. A lovely BMW series 7 car picked us up from home but imagine our disappointment when this only took us to a services at Sheffield and we...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
St. Lucia's wonderful, adults only hotel. Boasting stunning views over Castries and out across the gorgeous ocean from its setting atop a lush, tropical hillside, the 4-star Bel Jou provides a tranquil, tropical retreat for today's adult and senior travelers, free from the distractions of the more overrun resorts. With many opportunities for sightseeing and sampling island life, the hotel's relaxed atmosphere is perfect for a leisurely holiday or a lively Caribbean experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bel Jou Hotel

Address: La Pensee Road, Castries 89131, St. Lucia
Region: Caribbean > St. Lucia > Castries Quarter > Castries
Price Range: $267 - $436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bel Jou Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Bel Jou Castries
Bel Jou Hotel St. Lucia/Castries
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Castries
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“Love the garden rooms but choose higher floors if you want the view”
 of 5 bubbles Kate111113, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles evelynenan, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I believe the vast majority of rooms had excellent views bearing the high hill top location.”
 of 5 bubbles johnhT3312AD, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all have views”
 of 5 bubbles Janet019, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“avoid the garden rooms - no views at all”
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