What's Located Around Papillon Hotel

Nearby Beaches

Rodney Bay

People visiting this area of Saint Lucia typically enjoy the beautiful water at one of the area's gorgeous beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

All of the beaches along the coast of Saint Lucia have their own personalities; even subtle characteristics could affect whether you bring the family along, or come prepared for a party atmosphere. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

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

One of the closest picks is Rodney Bay. Bear in mind that this beach is found a half mile from the hotel, so you won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. 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 instead you're looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from 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. You can find it located three quarters of a mile south west of the hotel.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are curious to know about what else is in the area may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest city or town is from the property. Papillon Hotel is found in the western outskirts of Rodney Bay, near Gros Islet.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Papillon Hotel:

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

Papillon Hotel makes for a wonderful place to stay for active vacationers. There are plenty of fun activities to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Fort Rodney, Pigeon Island National Landmark, and Megaplex 8. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Fort Rodney.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed 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 looking for somewhere interesting to go, Fort Rodney might be worth a visit. 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

When choosing a location to stay in, it can often be smart to learn about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find no shortage of other places to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Saint Lucia offers travelers an exceptional selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. Take a look at the table below for complete details on the lodging options found nearby.

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

Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.