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Trinidad
Reviewed 2 April 2013

I stayed there for a weekend . It is situated within walking distance to all the great restaurants and bars, The room or should I say the suite was incredible. The service impeccable. The beach , bar and facility is fantastic, the pool is one straight from Hawaii. Well worth the cost of accommodation.

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Leicester
Reviewed 31 March 2013

My husband and I stayed atbthe Rex for 3 nights as we were lucky enough to accompany our daughter who works as Cabin Crew for a well known airline. The hotel exceeded our expectations and although it is a little dated, it was spotlessly clean and well staffed. The most outstanding feature for us was the proximity to the beach....

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GeneralManagerRoya, General Manager at Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your comments on your recent stay at the Royal It is especially great to know that we exceeded your expectations. Our Beach Front location and our friendly Staff are our greatest assets and we look forward to seeing you again soon . May I suggest you try the helicopter services to Castries next time which takes...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2013

My Fiance and I just spent 4 days here in the most unbelievable beach suit overlooking the sea in Rodney Bay, we paid what i though was allot of money as they where offering a deal on all the hotel sites which got pulled as we tried to book. We did not really know what to expect and decided to...

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GeneralManagerRoya, General Manager at Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your review on your recent stay at The Royal. We are happy that you found our staff amazing, that the hotel was clean and tidy, and that the food at the hotel was better at our Beach Restaurant than some other places . We look forward to seeing you and your fiancé again soon and for...

Stratham, New Hampshire
Reviewed 22 March 2013

Absolutely wonderful! We have been going to St. Lucia for the last 20 years and each year we stay at the Royal. Our stay this time was certainly one of the most memorable as we enjoyed each of our 9 days and 8 nights. We love the Caribbean so we travel twice a year to two Islands staying always at...

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GeneralManagerRoya, General Manager at Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa, responded to this review

It was lovely to have met you both. We are all honored and touched that this was one of the most memorable in your 20 annual visits to the Royal. Your very complimentary comments are much appreciated and have been passed on to the entire team and we all look forward to your visit next year.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2013 via mobile

This is my 2nd trip to St Lucia. I spent a week in the Coco Palm and a week at the Jalousie Plantation (now Sugar Beach) in Dec 2007 and chose this hotel because we had a dinner there at the time and liked it very much. It is not the most luxurious hotel in St Lucia. There are some...

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GeneralManagerRoya, General Manager at Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your comments on you recent stay at the Royal, Yes, our location is very special being right in the heart of Rodney Bay and directly on one of the finest beaches in St Lucia. We are glad that you enjoyed spending time in our newly renovated suites and we look forward to your next visit.

London
Reviewed 17 March 2013

This is a lovely hotel and the refurbished rooms, which were needed, are great. The staff, location and whole experience is very nice indeed. There is, however, one major failing and that is the temperature of the pool. It is freezing! Because of this the majority of guests seem to favour the beach which is a pity because the pool...

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Reviewed 13 March 2013

We returned to the Royal for our 5th anniversary. Although we view this hotel and St Lucia through rose tinted spectacles as we got married in the hotel it lived up to expectians and our memories. I had forewarned the hotel of our reson for returning and had a detailed discussion with Nerissa the guest services manager who actually organised...

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GeneralManagerRoya, General Manager at Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa, responded to this review

It was a pleasure meeting you both and having you back at the Royal on the very special occasion of your 5th Wedding Anniversary. We are all happy to hear that your visit lived up to your expectations and memories. Nerissa , Eike(the Chef )and the rest of the team all join me in wishing you all the very best...

Hamilton, Bermuda
Reviewed 11 March 2013

I stayed at the St. Lucian a few years back so this was my second visit and I am pleased to say, the rooms are even better. The St. Lucian is located in the north of the island and is on the beach with the Rodney Bay Marina behind you. The property is "U" shaped with all suites facing the...

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GeneralManagerRoya, General Manager at Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have had you return to stay with us at The Royal a second time. We are happy that you found our recently renovated suites even better than before. We have noted your comments on the Gym and T.V and am happy to report that we have recently installed Cable Television from LIME throughout the hotel...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Our second stay at the hotel and as before we found the suites to be attractive and comfortable. All the facilities offered were excellent and the aspect of the gardens and sea front was beautiful. The staff were hugely attentive, friendly and efficent. This is a must for the decening holiday maker and you will not be disappointed. We shall...

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GeneralManagerRoya, Director of Sales at Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review on your holiday in St. Lucia. My Staff and I are all happy that you both enjoyed your return visit with us and look forward to seeing You at the Royal again next year.

durham nc
Reviewed 19 February 2013

Thank you Narissa Stevens and the rest of the staff for the wonderful day and experience you gave us and our family for our vow renewal. The bouquet and the arch of flowers were breath taking, the suite you gave us was luxurious and all of the hands on care you showed us throughout the ceremony was so helpful. I...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Acclaimed as one of the best in St Lucia, the spectacular mile-long Reduit Beach fronts this all-suite hotel while, with a backdrop of rainforest covered hills, atmospheric Rodney Bay is reached within a few moments stroll. Standing in beautifully manicured grounds, the hotel offers an elegant blend of privacy and sophistication. Beneath palm-frond parasols, elegant furnishings allow for lazy days on the sandy beach or relax instead by the large lagoon-style swimming pool shaded by palm trees. The Royal Spa offers an enticing variety of treatments ranging from a reviving jet-lag busting massage to sensual aromatherapy and body care while, for the more energetic, the fully-equipped fitness room is available free to our guests. A delicious full buffet breakfast is included at L'Epicure, an elegant al fresco restaurant next to the beach which also offers tantalising a-la-carte dinner choices. Fine dining experiences can be enjoyed at Chic in the evening while, cooled by gentle sea breezes, the Beach Tent is a perfect venue for lunch. Perhaps enjoy a cocktail at the charming Minstrals Lounge before visiting the elegant Oriental restaurant (seasonal) or Mariners buffet, located at the adjacent St Lucian by rex resorts, or strolling in to town to experience the local ambience. Children are welcomed at the Royal and can enjoy the childrens club available on weekdays at set times at our neighbouring hotel while everyone can benefit from the wide range of activities accessible locally including water sports, horse riding, golf and exhilarating tours to explore the natural beauty of St Lucia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa

Address: Reduit Beach, Rodney Bay LC01 405, St. Lucia
Region: Caribbean > St. Lucia > Gros Islet Quarter > Rodney Bay
Price Range: $372 - $753 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal St Lucia Resort and Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
Royal By Rex Hotel Castries
Royal By Rex Resort
Royal St Lucian
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Rodney Bay
#2 Business Hotel in Rodney Bay
#3 Romantic Hotel in Rodney Bay
#3 Family Hotel in Rodney Bay
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“we were upgraded to a beachfront suite, but the garden rooms are lovely as well.”
 of 5 bubbles Notts24, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“we were told we could only be on the ground floor, but that was nice. lovely patio.”
 of 5 bubbles glyndavas, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on the 3rd floor ocean view no elevator. If you have issues with stairs - to ask for a ground level room.”
 of 5 bubbles jolson785, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Speak to the staff ahead of travelling and let them know your requirements as they will try to accommodate all wishes”
 of 5 bubbles SvenskaniBristol, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our room was lovely just located right next to the lobby with all the traffic & noise at night. Request to be in a quiet location.”
 of 5 bubbles Taxbuster, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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