The delightful beaches on Saint Lucia are touted by locals as some of the best attractions in the region. If you are a fan of the beach, Bay Gardens Beach Resort is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is set along the water, so vacationers can spend all day every day in the sun if that is what they want to do.
Of course, since Bay Gardens Beach Resort was built directly on Rodney Bay, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. 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. For guests who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:
|Reduit Beach||0.5||N||Gros Islet, Saint Lucia|
|Donkey Beach||1.2||SW||1.3 mi. West of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Pigeon Point Beach||1.2||NNW||Pigeon Island|
|Labrelotte Bay||1.9||SW||La Brelotte Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Cas En Bas||2.0||ENE||2.0 mi. Northeast of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Dauphin Beach||3.0||ESE||2.4 mi. East-Southeast of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Choc Beach||3.2||SSW||2.1 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Malabar Beach||4.0||SSW||1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Vigie Beach||4.3||SSW||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
Reduit Beach is closest to the resort. 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 a few places to enjoy a picnic. Keep in mind, though, that there may not be showers or bathrooms.
If you're on the lookout for a chance to escape the crowds, Donkey Beach might be worth a visit. 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. It's located one and a quarter miles south west of the resort.
Guests who want to know a little bit more about what's located nearby might want to know how many miles the nearby city or town is from the property. Bay Gardens Beach Resort is located in the northwestern outskirts of Rodney Bay, near Gros Islet.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Bay Gardens Beach Resort.
|La Brelotte Bay||1.9||SW|
Vacationers in need of a fun agenda while vacationing on Saint Lucia will quickly learn that Bay Gardens Beach Resort makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. Yes, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Fort Rodney, Pigeon Island National Landmark, and , to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Fort Rodney.
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those named in the following table.
|Fort Rodney||Historical Site||1.3||NW||Pigeon Island|
|Pigeon Island National Landmark||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.3||NW||Pigeon Island|
|Movie Theater||3.2||SSW||2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Historical Site||4.4||SW||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
|St. Lucia Folk Research Centre||Museum||4.8||SSW||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
|King George V Gardens||Botanical Garden||5.0||SSW||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception||Historical Site||5.3||SSW||Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Derek Walcott Square||Park||5.3||SSW||Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Government House||Historical Site||5.8||SW||Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Le Pavillion Royal Museum||Museum||5.8||SW||Castries, Saint Lucia|
|La Toc Battery||Historical Site||5.8||SW||1.0 mi. West of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Fort Charlotte||Historical Site||7.2||SSW||1.8 mi. Northeast of Marigot, Saint Lucia|
|Waterfall||10.9||SSW||1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Anse La Raye, Saint Lucia|
|Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.9||S||4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia|
|Hiking Trail||11.9||S||4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia|
|Sault Falls||Waterfall||12.1||S||1.2 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.5||SSE||2.4 mi. South of Dennery, Saint Lucia|
|Mamiku Gardens||Botanical Garden||14.8||S||3.1 mi. South of Dennery, Saint Lucia|
If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Fort Rodney might be what the doctor ordered. Built in 1778, Fort Rodney offered a strategic view of the western approach, and all of Rodney Bay. Today, the fort is in ruins, but is a popular place for hikers to explore while on their journey in the Pigeon Island National Park.
When you're deciding where to stay, it is often helpful to learn about nearby accommodations as a way to better understand the area. Readers will find no shortage of other places to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this section of Saint Lucia plays host to a wide variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. The following table shows the booking possibilities located in the surrounding area.
|The Village Inn and Spa||0.0||E||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Ginger Lily Hotel||0.1||S||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Tuxedo Villas||0.1||S||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Royal St. Lucian||0.2||S||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Harmony Suites||0.3||S||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia||0.3||SSW||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|St. Lucian by Rex Resorts||0.4||SSW||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Palm Haven Hotel||0.4||E||Cap Estate, Saint Lucia|
|La Terrassee Inn||0.4||S||Muirton, Saint Lucia|
|Coco Palm||0.5||S||Muirton, Saint Lucia|
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