What's Near Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia

The active and pretty beaches on Saint Lucia are touted as the most enticing outdoor sights on the island.

If you are a big beach fan, Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is just what you are looking for. This lodging is located along the water, so guests can spend every day in the sun if that is what they want to do. The beach on this property enjoy a nice amount of harmony when it comes to crowd size; it's not too far from the landmarks on St. Lucia, and still presents a presence that isn't too crowded or hectic.

Nearby Beaches

Rodney Bay

Naturally, since Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is located on Rodney Bay, sun bathing is a popular pastime 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 to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. 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 closest one 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. Consider bringing your own lunch to Reduit Beach, which provides picnic tables. Keep in mind however, that it may not have bathrooms or showers.

If instead you're interested in 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. You can find it located just a quick trip off.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who'd like some more information about the surrounding area's offerings may be wondering how close (or far) the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. 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

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their stay on Saint Lucia will quickly learn that Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is in a great location for being active. As a matter of fact, 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 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 searching for an interesting place to visit, 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 information about nearby accommodation options is generally an easy way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find lots of additional places to learn about prior to making a decision, as this portion of Saint Lucia has a terrific variety of hotel and resort options. Have a look at the following table for complete details on the booking possibilities that are available close-by.

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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