St. Lucia provides warm sunshine for exploring attractions in the afternoon, though few guests realize just how many ways they can party after dark. Whether you're hoping to find an upbeat bar with nightly specials or somewhere to discover local music, there's a diverse set of options, particularly if you choose a property that has their own lineup of entertainment and lounges.
The properties below are top picks for people who hope to dance and sip cocktails after a busy day of sightseeing. Some are better known for on-site entertainment options, while others are in particularly good locations for hopping to nearby venues.
Each of the properties listed in the table below are rated as having above par entertainment and nightlife, or for being found in areas where the surrounding nightlife is good too. The best of the best, like the Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort, are at the top of the chart; their rankings consider a number of relevant details, including their venues, their variety, and more on the properties and nearby.
Because live performances are beloved by many vacationers, we've listed the availability of entertainment frequency at the hotels. However, hotels on St. Lucia tend to host entertainment more frequently during the tourist season, so be sure to call the hotel to ask about their seasonal schedules if it's important to you.
|Property||Location||Number of Bars||Lounge/Club||Live Entertainment|
|Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort||1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Rodney Bay||6|
|Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort||La Brelotte Bay||3|
|Smugglers Cove Resort All Inclusive||1.9 mi. North of Rodney Bay||5|
|Rex Resorts St. Lucian||Rodney Bay||4|
|Bay Gardens Beach Resort||Rodney Bay||6|
|Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia||Choc||7|
|Sandals Regency St. Lucia Golf Resort & Spa||1.3 mi. West of Castries||10|
|Rendezvous Hotel||North Castries||3|
|Coconut Bay Resort and Spa||1.2 mi. Northeast of Vieux Fort||5|
By clicking the name of any listed hotel you'll be led to pages dedicated to different aspects of that property. Each has something different in store for their guests. Our detailed hotel pages can help you choose a place to stay that suits you well.
Those travelers who like to skip from one party scene to another might appreciate a hotel that's in the vicinity of many entertainment options. While these hotels might not have entertainment venues or fabulous bar scenes, they are right in the middle of neighborhoods full of choices. Particularly suited for those who would like exploring local bars or kicking it on the dance floor, these properties are within a short walk or just a few miles of several exciting venues.
Click on their names to view details about the hotels and resorts below, and all the fun options they're near, like important sites, beaches, and dining.
|Property||Location||Accommodation Type||Bars Within Walking Distance||Bars Within Short Driving Distance|
|St. James's Club Morgan Bay||2.5 mi. Northeast of Castries||Resort||6||51|
|East Winds Inn||La Brelotte Bay||Resort||5||58|
|Body Holiday At Lesport||2.3 mi. North of Rodney Bay||Resort||10||48|
|Oceanview Hotel||0.8 mi. North-Northeast of Rodney Bay||Hotel||2||54|
|Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia||Rodney Bay||Resort||27||60|
|Ladera Resort||Cocoa Juvenate Spa||Hotel||4||15|
|Green Parrot Hotel||0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Castries||Hotel||1||24|
|Hotel Chocolat||Cocoa Juvenate Spa||Cottages||4||15|
Night owls need something to do during the day too, so we suggest you visit another section of the guide to learn about St. Lucia, and more. All things considered, your trip will encompass much more than just searching for the best recommended bars and lounges. You also need a nice hotel to retire to, and one that has all of the amenities that matter to you, as well as a wonderful setting, with plenty to do nearby.
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