What's Located Around Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort

Quite often, travelers choose to spend their holidays on Saint Lucia just to experience the beautiful beaches that the island is known for. If you are a big beach fan, Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort has what you need. This lodging is set on the shore, so visitors can spend every day in the sun if they so desire. Close enough to the fun, bustling parts of town, but far enough from the more crowded areas, this location provides the right balance to take in the sights and choose from a few activities. The beach by this location is not as crowded as others in the area.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort is positioned directly on Pigeon Point Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying here. Pigeon Point Beach is one of the island's better known historical areas. Near the beach, you can explore ruins of a fortress, barracks, and rusty cannons that date back to the middle of the 1700s. For travelers who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Sandals Grand
Beach Distance Direction Location
Reduit Beach 0.6 SSE Gros Islet
Rodney Bay 1.1 S Rodney Bay
Donkey Beach 1.9 S 1.3 mi. West of Rodney Bay
Cas En Bas 2.1 E 2.0 mi. Northeast of Rodney Bay
Labrelotte Bay 2.5 SSW La Brelotte Bay
Dauphin Beach 3.8 SE 2.4 mi. East-Southeast of Rodney Bay
Choc Beach 4.1 S 2.1 mi. Northeast of Castries
Malabar Beach 4.9 SSW 1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Castries

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. Bringing your own bagged lunch is an option at Reduit Beach, which has enough space and amenities for a family picnic. Keep in mind, though, that it may not have bathrooms or showers.

If you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Donkey Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 only a short distance away.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are interested to know about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the adjacent city or town is from the property. Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort can be found on the island of Saint Lucia, 0.9 miles northwest of Gros Islet; it's a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the north-northwest of Rodney Bay.

The areas found closest to Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Pigeon Island 0.4 W
Gros Islet 0.9 SE
Cap Estate 1.4 SE
Rodney Bay 1.7 SSE
Muirton 1.7 S
La Brelotte Bay 2.6 SSW
Corinthe 3.0 S
Monchy 3.5 SE
Mongiraud 3.9 S
Choc 4.4 S

Nearby Attractions

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort makes for a wonderful place to stay for active vacationers. There are many activities to be enjoyed when searching from this accommodation. Yes, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve, Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail, and River Rock Waterfall. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Sandals Grand
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.9 S 4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Barre de L'isle Rain Forest Trail Hiking Trail 12.9 S 4.6 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
River Rock Waterfall Waterfall 11.8 SSW 1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Anse La Raye, Saint Lucia
Sault Falls Waterfall 13.2 S 1.2 mi. West of Dennery, Saint Lucia
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 8.0 SSW 1.8 mi. Northeast of Marigot, Saint Lucia
Government House Historical Site 6.5 SSW Castries, Saint Lucia
Le Pavillion Royal Museum Museum 6.5 SSW Castries, Saint Lucia
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Historical Site 6.1 SSW Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia
Derek Walcott Square Park 6.2 SSW Downtown Castries, Saint Lucia
King George V Gardens Botanical Garden 5.9 SSW North Castries, Saint Lucia
La Toc Battery Historical Site 6.5 SSW 1.0 mi. West of Castries, Saint Lucia
St. Lucia Folk Research Centre Museum 5.7 SSW North Castries, Saint Lucia
Choc Cemetery Historical Site 5.2 SSW North Castries, Saint Lucia
Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 4.2 S 2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia
Grande Anse Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.8 SE 6.2 mi. Southeast of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Samaans Park Park 3.7 S 2.5 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia
Fort Rodney Historical Site 0.6 W Pigeon Island
Pigeon Island National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.4 W Pigeon Island

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve could be just what the doctor ordered. This popular climb and hike is a major eco-tourist attraction on St. Lucia, and any fan of hiking up mountains and fantastic views will want to give the Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve a try.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding on a place to stay, it is sometimes a good idea to find out about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find plenty of additional properties to think about before coming to a decision, as this section of Saint Lucia offers travelers a wide variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. If you'd like to find additional info on the booking options available nearby, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Sandals Grand
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Landings St Lucia 0.3 SE 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Smugglers Cove Resort All Inclusive 0.7 NE 1.9 mi. North of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Cap Maison Resort and Spa 0.7 NE 2.0 mi. North of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Bay Gardens Beach Resort 1.1 SSE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
The Village Inn and Spa 1.1 SSE Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Body Holiday At Lesport 1.1 NE 2.3 mi. North of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Ginger Lily Hotel 1.2 S Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Tuxedo Villas 1.2 S Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Royal St. Lucian 1.2 S Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
Oceanview Hotel -- -- 0.8 mi. North-Northeast of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia
 

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