What's Located Around Oceanview Hotel

Nearby Beaches

Reduit Beach

It's been said that the best tourist attractions in this region are found along the coast. Guests seem to truly appreciate the location of Oceanview Hotel because it provides the perfect mixture of convenience and seclusion. Those looking to enjoy its delightful atmosphere, however, should be aware that it's not located on St. Lucia's coastline. You can also enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

Each of the places on Saint Lucia have their own distinct features; even differences between their amenities can have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Glencastle Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Reduit Beach -- -- Gros Islet
Rodney Bay -- -- Rodney Bay
Cas En Bas -- -- 2.0 mi. Northeast of Rodney Bay
Pigeon Point Beach -- -- Pigeon Island
Donkey Beach -- -- 1.3 mi. West of Rodney Bay
Dauphin Beach -- -- 2.4 mi. East-Southeast of Rodney Bay
Labrelotte Bay -- -- La Brelotte Bay
Choc Beach -- -- 2.1 mi. Northeast of Castries
Malabar Beach -- -- 1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Castries
Vigie Beach -- -- North Castries

Reduit Beach is the closest choice to consider near the hotel. There are lots of activities that vacationers can enjoy while on Reduit Beach. With an assortment of water sports available including snorkelling, scuba diving and sailing you can spend a day in the sun; if you just feel like being pampered, try a spa treatment, or guided tour for your beach excursion. Visitors are encouraged to bring a packed lunch on their trip here, which has picnic tables available. Keep in mind, though, that there may not be showers or bathrooms.

If instead you're looking for a less raucous beach scene, Donkey Beach could be a better choice for you. One of the smallest, but most picturesque beaches on the island's northwest coast, Donkey Beach was almost destroyed when a golf course was to be put in there, but as of now the course's plans have fallen through and the beach remains.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Oceanview Hotel is found on the island of Saint Lucia, close to Gros Islet; it's to the north-northeast of Rodney Bay.

The areas found closest to Oceanview Hotel are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Cap Estate 0.2 S
Gros Islet 0.5 W
Rodney Bay 0.8 SSW
Muirton 1.2 SW
Pigeon Island 1.6 NW
Monchy 2.3 SSE
La Brelotte Bay 2.6 SW
Corinthe 2.6 SW
Mongiraud 3.1 S
La Borne 4.0 S

Nearby Attractions

Fort Rodney

Tourists who are looking to try exciting activities while visiting Saint Lucia will find that Oceanview Hotel is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Pigeon Island National Park, Fort Rodney, and Samaans Park, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Pigeon Island National Park.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Glencastle Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Pigeon Island National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- Pigeon Island
Fort Rodney Historical Site -- -- Pigeon Island
Samaans Park Park -- -- 2.5 mi. Northeast of Castries
Megaplex 8 Movie Theater -- -- 2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries
Choc Cemetery Historical Site -- -- North Castries
St. Lucia Folk Research Centre Museum -- -- North Castries
King George V Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- North Castries
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Historical Site -- -- Downtown Castries
Derek Walcott Square Park -- -- Downtown Castries
Government House Historical Site -- -- Castries
Le Pavillion Royal Museum Museum -- -- Castries
La Toc Battery Historical Site -- -- 1.0 mi. West of Castries
Grande Anse Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 6.2 mi. Southeast of Rodney Bay
Fort Charlotte Historical Site -- -- 1.8 mi. Northeast of Marigot
River Rock Waterfall Waterfall -- -- 1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Anse La Raye
Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.6 mi. West of Dennery
Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 4.6 mi. West of Dennery
Sault Falls Waterfall -- -- 1.2 mi. West of Dennery
Fregate Islands Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 2.4 mi. South of Dennery
Mamiku Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- 3.1 mi. South of Dennery

If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Pigeon Island National Park might be a good choice. Once called the Pigeon Island National Park, this area of St. Lucia has now been dubbed the Pigeon Island National Landmark, and is considered to be one of the most important showings of island history, culture, and nature. Formerly the site of a British Garrison, this park is now a historical park and nature center, with restaurants, community events, and the still standing forts.

 

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