What's Located Around Papillon Hotel

Nearby Beaches

Rodney Bay

People vacationing in this area of Saint Lucia typically take time to walk one of the area's amazing beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.

All of the beaches along the coast of Saint Lucia have their own personalities; these characteristics could make all the difference in how much you enjoy your visit. These choices are each worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

Beaches Near Papillon Hotel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Rodney Bay 0.4 NNE Rodney Bay
Donkey Beach 0.8 SW 1.3 mi. West of Rodney Bay
Reduit Beach 0.9 N Gros Islet
Pigeon Point Beach 1.5 N Pigeon Island
Labrelotte Bay 1.5 SW La Brelotte Bay
Cas En Bas 2.4 NE 2.0 mi. Northeast of Rodney Bay
Choc Beach 2.8 SSW 2.1 mi. Northeast of Castries
Dauphin Beach 3.0 E 2.4 mi. East-Southeast of Rodney Bay
Malabar Beach 3.6 SSW 1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Castries
Vigie Beach 3.8 SW North Castries

The most convenient option is Rodney Bay. Because you can find this beach a half mile to the north-northeast of this hotel, you won't have to go far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. 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.

If you're on the lookout for a more secluded and private beach scene, Donkey Beach is an alternative worth considering. 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. You can find it only a meager distance off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Papillon Hotel is located along the western outskirts of Rodney Bay, near Gros Islet.

The areas found closest to Papillon Hotel are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Muirton 0.3 S
Gros Islet 0.8 NNE
Cap Estate 0.9 ENE
La Brelotte Bay 1.5 SW
Pigeon Island 1.6 NNW
Corinthe 1.6 SSW
Monchy 2.3 SE
Mongiraud 2.4 S
Choc 3.1 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Rodney

Vacationers who want to try unfamiliar activities while vacationing on Saint Lucia will find that Papillon Hotel makes a great home-base to start their excursions. Yes, this section of Rodney Bay has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Fort Rodney, Pigeon Island National Landmark, and Megaplex 8. The nearest attraction of the three is Fort Rodney.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Papillon Hotel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Fort Rodney Historical Site 1.5 NNW Pigeon Island
Pigeon Island National Landmark Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.6 NNW Pigeon Island
Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 2.8 S 2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia
Choc Cemetery Historical Site 4.0 SW North Castries, Saint Lucia
St. Lucia Folk Research Centre Museum 4.4 SSW North Castries, Saint Lucia
King George V Gardens Botanical Garden 4.6 SSW North Castries, Saint Lucia
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Historical Site 4.9 SSW Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia
Derek Walcott Square Park 4.9 SSW Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia
Government House Historical Site 5.3 SW Castries, Saint Lucia
Le Pavillion Royal Museum Museum 5.3 SW Castries, Saint Lucia
La Toc Battery Historical Site 5.4 SW 1.0 mi. West of Castries, Saint Lucia
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 6.8 SSW 1.8 mi. Northeast of Marigot, Saint Lucia
River Rock Waterfall Waterfall 10.5 SSW 1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Anse La Raye, Saint Lucia
Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.5 S 4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail Hiking Trail 11.5 S 4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Sault Falls Waterfall 11.7 S 1.2 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Fregate Islands Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.1 SSE 2.4 mi. South of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Mamiku Gardens Botanical Garden 14.5 S 3.1 mi. South of Dennery, Saint Lucia

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Fort Rodney could be a good option. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding info about nearby accommodations is sometimes a good way to get a feel for the area as whole. You can find lots of additional places to learn about nearby, as this section of Saint Lucia has an excellent range of hotels and resorts to choose from. The following table shows the lodging options you can find in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Papillon Hotel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
St. Lucian by Rex Resorts 0.0 E Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia 0.1 NE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Coco Palm 0.1 SSE Muirton, Saint Lucia
La Terrassee Inn 0.2 E Muirton, Saint Lucia
Harmony Suites 0.2 ENE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Caribbean Jewel Beach Resort 0.3 SW 0.8 mi. West of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Royal St. Lucian 0.3 NE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Bay Gardens Inn 0.3 SE Gros Islet, Saint Lucia
Beachcross Villa Apartments 0.3 NE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Ginger Lily Hotel 0.3 NE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia

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