What's Located Around Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia

The inviting beaches on Saint Lucia are touted by locals as some of the most anticipated tourist sites on the island.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is situated directly on the water, so you won't have to go very far to enjoy what makes the region so popular. The beach on this property boasts a wonderful weight concerning crowds; it's not far off from popular sites on St. Lucia, but nurtures a feeling that is not overtly over-crowded.

Nearby Beaches

Rodney Bay

Needless to say, since Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is located directly on Rodney Bay, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions 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 those who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Rex Papillon
Beach Distance Direction Location
Reduit Beach 0.7 N Gros Islet, Saint Lucia
Donkey Beach 0.9 SW 1.3 mi. West of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Pigeon Point Beach 1.4 N Pigeon Island
Labrelotte Bay 1.6 SW La Brelotte Bay, Saint Lucia
Cas En Bas 2.2 NE 2.0 mi. Northeast of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Choc Beach 2.9 SSW 2.1 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia
Dauphin Beach 3.0 ESE 2.4 mi. East-Southeast of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Malabar Beach 3.7 SSW 1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia
Vigie Beach 4.0 SW North Castries, Saint Lucia

The most convenient one to visit is Reduit Beach. 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. For a fun experience, bring your own lunch along with you to Reduit Beach, which has enough space and amenities for a family picnic. Keep in mind however, that amenities at this beach do not include showers or bathrooms.

If instead you're interested in a more peaceful beach scene, 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 less than a mile south west of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is located in the western outskirts of Rodney Bay, near Gros Islet.

The areas that are closest to Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Muirton 0.4 S
Gros Islet 0.7 NNE
Cap Estate 0.8 ENE
Pigeon Island 1.5 NNW
La Brelotte Bay 1.6 SW
Corinthe 1.7 SSW
Monchy 2.3 SE
Mongiraud 2.5 S
Choc 3.2 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Rodney

Travelers who crave an exciting itinerary while visiting Saint Lucia will quickly learn that Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. Yes, this section of Rodney Bay has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Fort Rodney, Pigeon Island National Landmark, and Megaplex 8. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Fort Rodney.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Rex Papillon
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Fort Rodney Historical Site 1.5 NW Pigeon Island
Pigeon Island National Landmark Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.5 NNW Pigeon Island
Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 2.9 S 2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia
Choc Cemetery Historical Site 4.1 SW North Castries, Saint Lucia
St. Lucia Folk Research Centre Museum 4.5 SSW North Castries, Saint Lucia
King George V Gardens Botanical Garden 4.7 SSW North Castries, Saint Lucia
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Historical Site 5.0 SSW Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia
Derek Walcott Square Park 5.0 SSW Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia
Government House Historical Site 5.4 SW Castries, Saint Lucia
Le Pavillion Royal Museum Museum 5.4 SW Castries, Saint Lucia
La Toc Battery Historical Site 5.5 SW 1.0 mi. West of Castries, Saint Lucia
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 6.9 SSW 1.8 mi. Northeast of Marigot, Saint Lucia
River Rock Waterfall Waterfall 10.6 SSW 1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Anse La Raye, Saint Lucia
Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.6 S 4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail Hiking Trail 11.6 S 4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Sault Falls Waterfall 11.8 S 1.2 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Fregate Islands Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.2 SSE 2.4 mi. South of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Mamiku Gardens Botanical Garden 14.6 S 3.1 mi. South of Dennery, Saint Lucia

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Fort Rodney could be just 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby booking options is sometimes an excellent way to get a feel for the area. Readers can find lots of other destinations to consider prior to reaching a decision, as this part of Saint Lucia plays host to an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find the details you need about all of the surrounding area's lodging possibilities by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Rex Papillon
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Harmony Suites 0.1 E Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
St. Lucian by Rex Resorts 0.1 SW Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Papillon Hotel 0.1 SW Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Royal St. Lucian 0.2 NE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
La Terrassee Inn 0.2 SE Muirton, Saint Lucia
Beachcross Villa Apartments 0.2 NE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Ginger Lily Hotel 0.2 NE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Coco Palm 0.2 S Muirton, Saint Lucia
Bay Gardens Beach Resort & Spa 0.3 N Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Bay Gardens Inn 0.3 SSE Gros Islet, Saint Lucia

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