Often, landing a hotel near the beach will ensure that you get to experience the beach as often as you like.
Many guests are excited to learn that Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go out of the way to see what makes the area so special. The beach on this property boasts a wonderful balance concerning daily visitors; it is situated not too far from attractions on St. Lucia, and still presents a presence that is not too over-crowded.
Needless to say, since Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia sits directly on Rodney Bay, laying out in the sun 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, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:
|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 obvious 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. 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 it may not have bathrooms or showers.
If instead you're looking for a more peaceful beach scene, Donkey Beach might be just right for you. 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 situated less than a mile south west of the property.
Vacationers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest town or city is from their location. Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia is found along the western outskirts of Rodney Bay, near Gros Islet.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia.
|La Brelotte Bay||1.6||SW|
Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia makes for a wonderful spot for active tourists. There are more than a few active pursuits to be enjoyed when searching from this lodging. You will soon notice that this particular part of Rodney Bay claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Fort Rodney, Pigeon Island National Landmark, and , to name a few. 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.
|Fort Rodney||Historical Site||1.5||NW||Pigeon Island|
|Pigeon Island National Landmark||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.5||NNW||Pigeon Island|
|Movie Theater||2.9||S||2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|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 looking for a chance to see something a little different, Fort Rodney might be the right choice for you. 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.
Learning about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes an easy means of getting a better feel for the area. Readers will find lots of additional properties to think about before making a decision, as this portion of Saint Lucia offers guests an exceptional variety of resort and hotel options. To find out more about lodging possibilities available nearby, see the table below.
|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|
|0.3||N||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Bay Gardens Inn||0.3||SSE||Gros Islet, Saint Lucia|
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