Attractions in Marigot Bay

If you're looking to spice things up with a little casino gambling, you'll have to take a short drive out of Marigot Bay, but don't let that deter you from planning your next getaway here. There is so much  more to this town than meets the eye, especially as you get out and begin to explore the natural side of things.

Beaches
Marigot Bay Beaches

Marigot Bay

There are a large number of beaches to consider in and around the area. Snorkeling is an option at some of these beaches, for those who are so inclined. You can click on each beach name for a detailed review of that beach.

If you like snorkeling, a location where that's an option is Marigot Bay. With many docks, boaters will have an easy time arriving here; but if you're coming on land, take La Toc Rd south from Castries. After doing some serious road-winding, take a right on Waterfront, just before the Marigot Secondary School.

Another good option for snorkelers is Roseau Bay. The unspoilt quality at this beach is perfect for a picnic or just relaxing and enjoying the view. This beach should not be confused with the nearby cove at Marigot Bay.

La Toc Beach: From the center of Castries City, go west past the Ferry Terminal on Millenium Hwy. The road winds a bit, and taking your fourth right will put you on the road with access to the beach.

Luckily, you will find a nice selection of beaches to choose from in and around the area. You can learn more by clicking here.

Landmark Attractions

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
St. Lucia Landmarks

A landmark that often intrigues visitors is Fort Charlotte. It is found 2.1 mi. Northeast of central Marigot Bay. Even though the fort mainly serves government employees and students, there is access for the public, so feel free to explore the walls, monuments, and architecture of Fort Charlotte.

Another landmark that often intrigues visitors is Government House. It is found within Le Pavillion Royal Museum and found within Castries, 3.3 mi. Northeast of central Marigot Bay. The Government House is open to visitors Tuesday and Thursday between 10:00am and noon, as well as from 2:00pm to 4:00pm, by appointment only. There are no open-house hours, everyone wanting to visit must call ahead.

Le Pavillion Royal Museum: As the center of St. Lucia's historical and cultural conservation movement, this museum itself holds many treasures of its own. With numerous artifacts and document s detailing the history of St. Lucia's government and in particular the Government House.

But that's not all -- you'll be able to find a variety of other landmark attractions. Those interested can find out more concerning other interesting places to visit nearby by going to this page.

Natural Attractions

Derek Walcott Square
St. Lucia Natural Attractions

Derek Walcott Square is one of the natural attractions that's popular with visitors. Named for St. Lucian author Derek Walcott who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1992, this public square is located in the heart of St. Lucia's capital city of Castries. Not only is there a spot to honor Walcott, but the park also pays homage to residents who lost their lives in battle.

King George V Gardens is another site you might enjoy. 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.

Of course, you can find a nice selection of choices too. To read our detailed guide to natural attractions nearby, click here.

Casinos

St. Lucia Casinos

Feeling Lucky? Travelers looking to test their luck on the slots will have a handful of venues where they can do so nearby.

Dollar Wise Arcade, which is part of Blue Coral Shopping Mall, is located within downtown Castries, 3.8 mi. Northeast of central Marigot Bay. Located in the Blue Coral Shopping Mall, Dollar Wise Arcade opened on St. Lucia as the first official gaming arcade on the island.

If you like to play the slots, you could give Treasure Bay Casino a try. Amass a treasure of your own at Treasure Bay Casino on St. Lucia. With 250 slot machines and a number of table games, along with the opportunity to join the Player's Club, the opportunities for big wins are endless.

The casinos close to Marigot Bay are shown here:

Gambling Near Marigot Bay
Name Type Located At Phone Location
Dollar Wise Arcade Gambling Arcade Blue Coral Shopping Mall (758) 284-0400 3.8 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot Bay
Treasure Bay Casino Casino Baywalk Mall (758) 459-2901 8.6 mi. Northeast of Central Marigot Bay
 

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