Travelers vacationing in this part of Saint Lucia almost always spend time at one of the area's gorgeous beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.
All of the coastal areas on St. Lucia have different features that will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click on the following names to see more information:
|Vigie Beach||0.7||NE||North Castries|
|Malabar Beach||1.0||NE||1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Castries|
|La Toc Beach||1.1||SW||1.2 mi. West of Castries|
|Choc Beach||1.9||NE||2.1 mi. Northeast of Castries|
|Labrelotte Bay||3.2||NNE||La Brelotte Bay|
|Donkey Beach||3.8||NNE||1.3 mi. West of Rodney Bay|
|Marigot Bay||4.1||SW||Marigot Bay|
|Roseau Bay||4.8||SW||1.1 mi. North-Northeast of Anse La Raye|
|Rodney Bay||4.9||NE||Rodney Bay|
The nearest one is Vigie Beach. Because this beach is a moderate distance away, your group won't have to journey far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. The beach runs alongside the Vigie Airport runway, which seems like an immediate drawback; but the airport is relatively quiet, and its presence means a lack of hotels and resorts, keeping the beach clean and peaceful. Being close to Castries, it also puts you in a good location for shopping, dining, and other activities when you're day at the beach is finished.
If you're interested in a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Choc Beach is an alternative worth considering. Vacationers visiting Choc Beach can easily access nearby Castries, as well as its big resorts and shopping centers. Families with children seem to love Choc Beach because of its placid waters, which make a great swimming spot for the entire family. It's situated a mile and a half northeast of these accommodations.
Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Auberge Seraphine Hotel can be found in Point Seraphin, toward the northern outskirts of Castries.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Auberge Seraphine Hotel:
|St. Benedict Centre||1.4||SSW|
Auberge Seraphine Hotel is an excellent spot for active travelers. There are numerous active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. Yes, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as King George V Gardens, St. Lucia Folk Research Centre, and Derek Walcott Square, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is King George V Gardens.
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the table below.
|King George V Gardens||Botanical Garden||0.6||SE||North Castries|
|St. Lucia Folk Research Centre||Museum||0.6||E||North Castries|
|Derek Walcott Square||Park||0.6||SSE||Downtown Castries|
|Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception||Historical Site||0.6||SSE||Downtown Castries|
|Historical Site||0.6||NE||North Castries|
|Government House||Historical Site||0.8||S||Castries|
|Le Pavillion Royal Museum||Museum||0.8||S||Castries|
|La Toc Battery||Historical Site||0.9||SW||1.0 mi. West of Castries|
|Movie Theater||2.0||NE||2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries|
|Park||2.3||NE||2.5 mi. Northeast of Castries|
|Fort Charlotte||Historical Site||2.4||S||1.8 mi. Northeast of Marigot|
|Fort Rodney||Historical Site||5.4||NNE||Pigeon Island|
|Pigeon Island National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.6||NNE||Pigeon Island|
|Waterfall||6.1||S||1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Anse La Raye|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.2||E||6.2 mi. Southeast of Rodney Bay|
|Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.1||S||4.6 mi. West of Dennery|
|Hiking Trail||8.1||S||4.6 mi. West of Dennery|
|Sault Falls||Waterfall||9.4||SE||1.2 mi. West of Dennery|
|Enbas Saut Falls||Waterfall||11.8||S||3.0 mi. East of Soufrière|
|New Jerusalem Mineral Baths||Mineral Bath||--||--||1.7 mi. East of Soufrière|
|Mamiku Gardens||Botanical Garden||12.0||SE||3.1 mi. South of Dennery|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.1||SE||2.4 mi. South of Dennery|
|Toraille Waterfalls||Waterfall||12.0||S||1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Diamond Falls Mineral Baths||Mineral Bath||--||--||Cresslands|
|Zip Line Site||12.5||SSW||0.6 mi. South of Soufrière|
|Zip Line Site||12.5||SSW||0.6 mi. South of Soufrière|
|Tanzanite Heights Waterfall||Waterfall||12.8||S||1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Sulphur Springs Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.8||S||1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Edmund Forest Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.0||S||4.7 mi. East-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Hiking Trail||13.0||S||4.7 mi. East-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.0||SSW||1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Soufrière|
|Piton Falls||Waterfall||13.2||SSW||1.4 mi. South of Soufrière|
|La Tille Waterfall||Waterfall||--||--||6.0 mi. South of Dennery|
|Fond Doux Holiday Plantation||Plantation||14.5||S||Fond Doux|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, King George V Gardens might be a good choice. Named after a British King of the early 1900's, the gardens are a popular place for a walk in the middle of the day. Located nearby many other attractions, it is a place easily visited without going out of your way.
When you're choosing where to book your stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a better feel for the area. Though you'll only find a couple of other hotel and resort options in this part of Saint Lucia, the tranquil surroundings here make it an excellent option for travelers hoping to enjoy a secluded getaway. Find details about all the area's booking options by reviewing the following table.
|Cara Suites Castries||0.7||ESE||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Rendezvous Hotel||0.8||NE||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
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