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Englefield Green, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2013

....to review, when I've read all the other excellent reviews.....but having just spent an unbelievable week at Hotel Chocolat at Soufriere, this was a hard act to follow....... the staff were great fun and always up for some banter, and that ready St Lucian smile, with 'You're Welcome'. Location of our beach side room good, would have been nice to...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

DIFFICULT ONE TO RESPOND TO WHEN YOU CAN’T PUT YOUR FINGER ON IT Dear FLYINGBLUEDOG - Thanks for the post on your stay at East Winds Inn, even though in your first sentence, you are raving about another hotel on the opposite end of the island, which is not even on a beach. We accept that everyone is entitled to...

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2013

If you like, beautiful surroundings, secluded cottages, gorgeous food, superb beach, friendly staff, tasteful entertainment and an thoroughly relaxing holiday this is the place for you. Don't tell everyone though, this is our special retreat. Having returned for the fourth time we can definetely say this has it all and consistently maintaining this high standard over the years. We will...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

IDYLLIC REVIEW MOST GREATLY APPRECIATED Reading your first sentence just about says it all – thank you for posting your comments on East Winds Inn for all to enjoy. You are not the first to suggest keeping it quiet for fear of losing your chance to return, but rest assured we will always be able to accommodate you as a...

nr Brighton
Reviewed 24 May 2013

East Winds The strap line for the resort is Timeless Seaside Elegance. Oh so true and MUCH MUCH MORE. This resort is a real jewel. Where do we start? The accommodation is superb, with quality bed linen & towels. The gardens are beautifully laid and kept in excellent condition by the team of gardeners. It was good to have a...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

A BIG THANK YOU FOR THIS JEWEL OF A REVIEW Much more than “Timeless Seaside Elegance”, and a “real jewel” as you so kindly state – thank you for this wonderful review of your recent trip to East Winds Inn. It is difficult to isolate all the positive comments in your posting, relating to everything from the accommodation, the linens...

Reviewed 13 May 2013 via mobile

My wife and I had to keep pinching ourselves making sure we will not in The Land of Oz. ...better yet we had landed at the East Winds Inn in St. Lucia!!! The staff was geniune, professional and very accomodating. You asked for something and it happened...you did not have to ask twice. We felt the music was wonderful in...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

THANKS FOR THE REAL ANNIVERSARY REVIEW We are so pleased you enjoyed your recent 30th wedding anniversary celebration at East Winds Inn. Your kind recognition of the “genuine, professional and accommodating” staff is greatly appreciated, as is your statement that you did not have to ask twice for anything. It is also nice to read that you enjoyed the evening...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2013

A truly fabulous hotel. Gareth and his staff made us very welcome and their friendliness and smiles made it a lovely holiday. The food is superb and the choice of wines each evening were excellent.The beach area is lovely with plenty of loungers and shade for everyone.There is such a relaxed atmosphere at East Winds, we will definitely be returning.

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

THANKS FOR CONFIRMING THAT EVERYTHING IS TRUE AT EAST WINDS INN We truly appreciate your forthright posting related to the recent holiday time you spent at East Winds Inn. Stating that East Winds is a “fabulous hotel” that provided you with a lovely holiday is extremely rewarding for all the staff who made you feel “very welcome with their friendliness...

Reviewed 5 May 2013 via mobile

We stayed a couple of years ago in October and had a perfect 2 week family holiday. The staff were all so lovely and made us feel welcome and relaxed from the second we arrived! It is exactly as you expect, the rooms were beautifully clean and the showers in the bathroom are huge and there always seemed to be...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

THANK YOU FOR THE PERFECT REVIEW - HOPING YOU WILL RETURN What a wonderful review you have posted on your two week stay at East Winds Inn – thank you ever so much for all your gracious comments. We have noted so many superlatives to consider “staff were lovely, exactly as you expect, beautifully clean, food was amazing, fantastic choice,...

Solihull
Reviewed 28 April 2013

We have just returned from a wonderful 10 day stay at East Winds Inn and can only endorse the comments made by everyone else who has stayed here. We stayed in a deluxe bungalow, no 18, which was spacious, comfortable and had more storage than we've ever known in a hotel room. Huge comfy bed and fabulous shower. Our private...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

APPRECIATED ENDORSEMENT OF EAST WINDS AS INTIMATE AND CLASSY To begin by stating that you had “a wonderful 10 day stay at East Winds Inn and can only endorse the comments made by everyone else who has stayed here” is indeed flattering – thank you for taking the time to post such a favourable review of your 10 day stay...

Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2013

My husband and I have just got back from the most wonderful holiday at East Winds to celebrate my 60th birthday. Every good thing that has been said in previous reviews is right. From the minute you arrive until the second you leave, the wonderful staff cannot do enough for you. The gardens and public areas are all superb, spotlessly...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

THANK YOU FOR THE CARIBBEAN PARADISE POSTING We greatly appreciate your kind review of the time you and your husband spent at East Winds Inn for your 60th birthday. To reaffirm that “every good thing that has been said in previous reviews is right” is highly rewarding for all the staff – who in your own words “cannot do enough...

Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed here or 10 days recently and loved it. Food and service are both fantastic, very attentive staff, I don't think I was left with an empty glass In the restaurant at any time! Also some great cocktails which we both really enjoyed. Resort is very relaxed and peaceful which is exactly what we were looking...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

THANKS FOR THE WONDERFUL REVIEW Any review that ends by stating “we would love to be back here one day” has to be a good one – and yours certainly was. Thank you for commenting on all your favourable observations – “food and service are both fantastic, very attentive staff”. We are pleased you found the resort so relaxed and...

Chico, California
Reviewed 25 April 2013

East Winds Inn was simply amazing! I went there for 7 nights for my honeymoon during June 2012. The food was incredible. Gourmet breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Swim up self serve bar with fantastic alcohol choices including all of the mixers and recipes. Every single employee that we crossed paths with were super friendly and helpful. Everything is well maintained,...

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George R, Owner at East Winds, responded to this review

THANK YOU FOR THE AMAZING REVIEW OF YOUR HONEYMOON STAY We greatly appreciate your positive review of the honeymoon experience you clearly enjoyed at East Winds Inn. It is pleasing that you found the food “incredible, with gourmet breakfast, lunch and dinner”, and the fantastic swim up bar was to your liking. The recognition of the wonderful staff, who “were...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover Saint Lucia’s best kept secret and immerse yourself in true Caribbean luxury. East Winds Saint Lucia is a breathtaking garden-by-the-sea, planted on the island's most picturesque sandy bay. Our Island Hideaway is Saint Lucia's original boutique resort featuring 30 cottage style suites, tucked away amongst lush plants, trees and a kaleidoscope of colourful bird-life. East Winds is home to what many consider the finest beach on the island and our guests share it with very few others just like them; travellers looking for personalised care and all-inclusive service in the most authentic of Caribbean experiences. Come experience the Caribbean the way it was meant to be experienced. ... more   less 

Additional Information about East Winds

Address: La Brellotte Bay, Gros Islet, St. Lucia
Region: Caribbean > St. Lucia > Gros Islet Quarter > Gros Islet
Price Range: $816 - $1,471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — East Winds 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
East Winds Hotel Gros Islet
East Winds Resort All Inclusive
East Winds St. Lucia/Gros Islet
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Gros Islet
#1 Spa Hotel in Gros Islet
#1 Romantic Hotel in Gros Islet
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Gros Islet
#1 Family Hotel in Gros Islet
#1 Luxury Hotel in Gros Islet
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