Attractions in the Area Around Capella Marigot Bay

1 | Treasure Bay Casino

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.

This casino is situated eight and a half miles (14 kilometers) to the northeast of Capella Marigot Bay, and is on the same premises as Baywalk Mall.

2 | Rodney Bay

The beach, although a main attraction, can easily become overrun with tourists, but the area is also host to other activities like bars, restaurants, and shops for a good time. You'll also find a wide range of water sports at this busy destination.

Travel a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) north from Treasure Bay Casino to find this beach.

3 | Rodney Bay Marina

The beach, although a main attraction, can easily become overrun with tourists, but the area is also host to other activities like bars, restaurants, and shops for a good time. You'll also find a wide range of water sports at this busy destination.

You can find this marina on Castries-Gross Islet Highway, a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) to the east of Rodney Bay.

4 | Greg Glace Dock Marina

When coming from Rodney Bay Marina, go a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) south-southeast to find this marina.

1 | Labrelotte Bay

Labrelotte Bay is a semi-popular beach along the northeast coast of St. Lucia, where families can play, and those who worship the sun gods will enjoy lounging on the beach chairs that line the shore.

This beach is situated 7.3 miles (11.8 km) to the north-northeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Donkey Beach

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.

This beach is within easy traveling range from Rodney Bay, 8.0 miles (12.9 km) north-northeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Choc Cemetery

This historical site is situated in the neighborhood of North Castries, and is four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

2 | Vigie Beach

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.

Head a few hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Choc Cemetery to reach this beach.

3 | Malabar Beach

While not overly urbanized, this is a beach that does see quite a number of visitors. Its location adjacent to the the runway of Vigie Airport make it quick and easy to access for those staying along the northwest coast - the most popular tourist area.

Make your way a quarter mile (a half kilometer) northeast from Vigie Beach to reach this beach.

1 | Choc Beach

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.

Visitors will find this beach 5.9 miles (9.6 km) northeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

2 | Samaans Park

You will find this park in the vicinity of Castries, only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from Choc Beach.

1 | La Toc Beach

La Toc is dominated by the Sandals Golf Resort, but there is public access. The atmosphere is relaxed, and it is a really nice location for sunbathers, beach walkers and casual swimmers.

Situated within traveling distance from Castries, this beach is approximately three and a half miles (approximately five kilometers) to the north-northeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

2 | Sandals La Toc

The course is surrounded by the lush, hilly terrain of St. Lucia's western coast. The course may not be the longest, but it's also not the easiest. The elevated 4th tee might just offer the most impressive vistas, but the 3rd, 7th, and 8th aren't far behind. It might be tough to keep your eye on the ball in such a picturesque setting, so pack your camera if you want to focus on your golf game, and admire your pictures another time.

This golf course is on La Toc Road, and is a short distance from La Toc Beach.

3 | La Toc Battery

This old fort was once garrisoned by the British Colonial Forces, though today it serves a a window to the past.

From Sandals St. Lucia La Toc Golf, go a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) northeast to reach this historical site.

1 | Marigot Bay

Marigot Bay's unspoiled lands and marked popularity draw visitors from all over, making it home to many different facilities and accommodations for guests. Enjoy fine dining, shopping, entertainment, and other activities along the shore while at Marigot Bay.

This beach is situated a short distance from Capella Marigot Bay.

2 | New Pointmarigot Marina

Vacationers can find this marina in Marigot Bay, a short distance from Marigot Bay.

1 | Marigot Beach

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.

Interested guests will find this beach less than a mile south west of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Vigie Marina

Make your way north-northeast for 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from Capella Marigot Bay to reach this marina, which is located on Seraphine Road.

1 | 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.

Vacationers can find this museum three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) northeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

2 | Government House

The current Government House is the third incarnation, with the first being destroyed in 1817, and the second abandoned in 1865. The third and final Government House was completed in 1895.

This historical site is located at Le Pavillion Royal Museum.

3 | Dollar Wise Arcade

Located in the Blue Coral Shopping Mall, Dollar Wise Arcade opened on St. Lucia as the first official gaming arcade on the island.

This gambling arcade can be found a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) from Government House, and is on the same premises as Blue Coral Shopping Mall.

4 | Derek Walcott Square

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.

Dollar Wise Arcade is about a hundred yards (a few hundred meters) northwest of this park.

5 | Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

As the seat of the Archbishop on Saint Lucia, this cathedral has been a center of St. Lucian cultural life. However, just as the church as affected the people, walk inside and gaze upon the walls' and ceiling's decoration and see how the people have affected the church as well.

Vacationers will find this historical site at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, less than a hundred yards (about a hundred meters) from Derek Walcott Square.

6 | King George V Gardens

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.

Travel northeast for a quarter mile (a half kilometer) from Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception to find this botanical garden, which is situated in North Castries, near the center of Castries.

7 | Folk Research Centre

The St. Lucia Folk Research Centre features exhibits that represent the daily lives of the native people of the island of St. Lucia. Additionally, the research center includes a library with an extensive collection of books, articles, and other text related to the people and culture of St. Lucia; videos of cultural events; and images that span several decades.

This museum is a quarter mile (a quarter kilometer) from King George V Gardens, and is in North Castries, a neighborhood in the northeastern part of Castries.

1 | River Rock Waterfall

Visitors will be able to find this waterfall within traveling range from Anse La Raye, two and a half miles (four kilometers) south of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | L'Anse la Raye

Visitors can find this beach two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the south west of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Sault Falls

Known also by Dennery and Errand Falls, Sault Faulls is one of the biggest waterfalls on the island. It is also one of the lesser-known falls, the perfect reprieve for visitors who prefer a quiet hike and dip in the cool pools that is fills.

Travelers can find this waterfall within easy traveling distance of Dennery, approximately eight and a half miles (14 kilometers) to the east-southeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Fort Charlotte

The large Fort Charlotte may be in ruins, but there is still plenty to explore. The fort, built in 1764 by the French, still maintains many of its walkways and staircases, as the site has been renovated as a community college and government offices.

Interested visitors can find this historical site on Morne Fortune, two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Anse Couchon

While visiting Anse Couchon, beachgoers can enjoy some underwater sightseeing at the beach's shallow reef, which is home to an array of fascinating sea life. Visitors will doubtlessly fall in love with the exotic and picturesque shores of this romantic getaway.

Interested visitors can find this beach on the northeastern outskirts of the neighborhood of Ti Kaye, three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) south west of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Soufriere Beach

A quiet beach in the north of Soufriere Town, it is visited mainly by locals. Boaters also enjoy Soufriere as there are a number of spots for boat anchorage.

Vacationers can find this beach 7.8 miles (12.5 km) from Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Soufriere Marine Management Area

Visitors will be able to find this nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve within easy traveling distance from Soufrière, nine miles (14 and a half kilometers) south-southwest of Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Diamond Falls

One of the top natural features in the Caribbean, Diamond Falls is famous for its mineral rich water and beautiful grotto.

This waterfall is in the southwestern part of the neighborhood of Cresslands, 8.0 miles (12.9 km) from Capella Marigot Bay.

1 | Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail

You will be able to find this hiking trail at Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve, 6.0 miles (9.6 km) southeast of Capella Marigot Bay.

2 | Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve

This popular climb and hike is a major eco-tourist attraction on St. Lucia, and any fan of hiking up mountains and fantastic views will want to give the Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve a try.

At Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail you will find this nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve, which is located within traveling distance from Dennery.

1 | Enbas Saut Falls

A scenic hike along a trail dotted with smaller waterfalls leads visitors to a gorgeous, awe inspiring waterfall called Enbas Saut. Wildlife tends to hide from hikers here, but on occasion a glimpse of the St. Lucian Parrot makes the trip worth it.

Capella Marigot Bay is approximately eight miles (13 kilometers) to the north of this waterfall.

1 | Anse Chastanet

Anse Chastanet Beach is a lovely spot. It's in possession of that smooth, soft sand that begs to be squished between your toes.

Capella Marigot Bay is located eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the north-northeast of this beach.

1 | Tanzanite Heights Waterfall

Even more off the beaten track than your typical waterfall, Tanzanite Heights is one that very few people actually travel to, despite its beauty. Set near the Morne Boubaril estate, you'll find this is one of the most serene natural destinations at the heart of town.

Found within traveling range of Soufrière, this waterfall is located approximately nine miles (14 kilometers) south of Capella Marigot Bay.

2 | Sulphur Springs Park

One of the island's most famous natural attractions, the sulfur springs draws in over 200 thousand visitors each year. This 46-hectare park boasts a combination of geological features including the Caribbean’s only “drive-in volcano”, world-class interpretation center and two hot water bathing pools.

Make your way a short distance from Tanzanite Heights Waterfall to get to this nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve, which is situated on Tet Paul Nature Trail.

3 | Volvano at Sulphur Springs

Home to the "world's only drive in volcano," Sulphur Springs does very literally allow guests to drive their car through the center of the dormant Soufriere Volcano.

This volcano can be found on the same premises as Sulphur Springs Park.

4 | Springs at Sulphur Springs

A major part of Sulphur Springs National Park is the sulfur springs themselves. They formed from a weak spot in a collapsed crater over 410,000 years ago.

You will find this hot spring within Sulphur Springs Park.

1 | Toraille Waterfalls

One of the biggest waterfalls in the area, Toraille is a natural heritage site and popular among tourists thanks to the facilities that are offered. It is also very easy to reach, so if you don't feel up for a challenging hike, you'll still reap the rewards of one of nature's works of art.

If you are coming from Capella Marigot Bay, go approximately eight miles (13 kilometers) to the south to locate this waterfall.

1 | St. Lucia Zip Lining

A popular attractions on St. Lucia is the Morne Coubaril Estate, where visitors are invited to see what life was like on a working plantation, for both the workers and their owners. But there is more to this estate than just a tour.

Travel approximately eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) south from Capella Marigot Bay to get to this zip line site, which is located at Morne Coubaril Estate.

2 | Morne Coubaril Estate

Morne Coubaril Estate is a 250-acre 18th century plantation estate that has been restored and is now used as a museum that shows visitors what life on the plantation was like. Not only is the estate house available for touring, but the grounds are as well, which include shacks in the worker's village that served as the plantation workers homes, and a working mill.

St. Lucia Zip Lining is north of this zip line site.

The map above shows the 45 nearby attractions vacationers can find within nine miles (14 and a half kilometers) of Capella Marigot Bay. A good portion of these are in and around North Castries, which guests can find 4.6 miles (7.3 km) northeast of the resort. Click on map points to get additional details about the available options nearby, or to get a more expansive view of the region. Pin numbers shown on the map above match the numbers found in the chart below.

Attractions Near Capella Marigot Bay
Map No. Type Attraction Name Distance from Hotel
1 Historical Site Fort Charlotte 2.1 mi. (3.3 km)
1 Hiking Trail Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail 6.0 mi. (9.6 km)
1 Beach Donkey Beach 8.0 mi. (12.9 km)
1 Waterfall Diamond Falls 8.0 mi. (12.9 km)
1 Beach Marigot Bay 0.2 mi. (0.2 km)
1 Waterfall Enbas Saut Falls 8.1 mi. (13.1 km)
1 Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve Soufriere Marine Management Area 8.9 mi. (14.4 km)
1 Beach Anse Chastanet 7.8 mi. (12.5 km)
1 Beach Labrelotte Bay 7.3 mi. (11.8 km)
1 Beach Soufriere Beach 7.8 mi. (12.5 km)
1 Waterfall Toraille Waterfalls 8.1 mi. (13.0 km)
1 Beach La Toc Beach 3.3 mi. (5.2 km)
1 Beach Choc Beach 5.9 mi. (9.6 km)
1 Waterfall Tanzanite Heights Waterfall 8.8 mi. (14.1 km)
1 Beach Roseau Bay 0.8 mi. (1.2 km)
1 Beach L'Anse la Raye 2.1 mi. (3.4 km)
1 Museum Le Pavillion Royal Museum 3.3 mi. (5.4 km)
1 Zip Line Site St. Lucia Zip Lining 8.4 mi. (13.6 km)
1 Volcano Mt. Gimie 6.2 mi. (10.0 km)
1 Waterfall Sault Falls 8.6 mi. (13.9 km)
1 Casino Treasure Bay Casino 8.6 mi. (13.9 km)
1 Waterfall River Rock Waterfall 2.4 mi. (3.8 km)
1 Beach Anse Couchon 3.4 mi. (5.5 km)
1 Marina Vigie Marina 4.2 mi. (6.7 km)
1 Historical Site Choc Cemetery 4.7 mi. (7.6 km)
2 Beach Rodney Bay 9.0 mi. (14.5 km)
2 Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve 6.0 mi. (9.6 km)
2 Park Samaans Park 6.3 mi. (10.2 km)
2 Golf Course Sandals St. Lucia La Toc Golf 3.2 mi. (5.2 km)
2 Beach Vigie Beach 4.8 mi. (7.8 km)
2 Historical Site Government House 3.3 mi. (5.4 km)
2 Zip Line Site Morne Coubaril Estate 8.4 mi. (13.6 km)
2 Marina New Pointmarigot Marina 0.0 mi. (0.1 km)
2 Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve Sulphur Springs Park 8.8 mi. (14.1 km)
3 Volcano Volvano at Sulphur Springs 8.8 mi. (14.1 km)
3 Beach Malabar Beach 5.1 mi. (8.2 km)
3 Marina Rodney Bay Marina 9.2 mi. (14.7 km)
3 Historical Site La Toc Battery 3.4 mi. (5.4 km)
3 Gambling Arcade Dollar Wise Arcade 3.8 mi. (6.1 km)
4 Hot Spring Springs at Sulphur Springs 8.8 mi. (14.2 km)
4 Marina Greg Glace Dock Marina 9.1 mi. (14.6 km)
4 Park Derek Walcott Square 3.8 mi. (6.1 km)
5 Historical Site Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 3.8 mi. (6.1 km)
6 Botanical Garden King George V Gardens 4.1 mi. (6.6 km)
7 Museum St. Lucia Folk Research Centre 4.3 mi. (7.0 km)

 

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