The active and pretty beaches on Saint Lucia are some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that the island has to offer.
Fortunately, Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia is on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. Close to many of the popular spots of St. Lucia, but far enough from the more crowded areas, this location provides the right balance to stay both entertained and relaxed. The beach on which this property is located is not the most crowded in the region, so you'll have more of the shore to yourself.
Of course, since Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia is located on Choc Beach, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions at this property. Vacationers visiting Choc Beach can easily access nearby Castries, as well as its big resorts and shopping centers. Families with children seem to love Choc Beach because of its placid waters, which make a great swimming spot for the entire family. For those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to learn more:
|Malabar Beach||0.6||SW||1.3 mi. North-Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Vigie Beach||0.9||SW||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Labrelotte Bay||1.9||N||La Brelotte Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Donkey Beach||2.4||N||1.3 mi. West of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|La Toc Beach||2.7||SW||1.2 mi. West of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Rodney Bay||3.4||NNE||Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Reduit Beach||3.9||NNE||Gros Islet, Saint Lucia|
|Pigeon Point Beach||4.3||N||Pigeon Island|
|Dauphin Beach||4.6||ENE||2.4 mi. East-Southeast of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
Malabar Beach is the one that's nearest to the resort. While not overly urbanized, this is a beach that does see quite a number of visitors. Its location adjacent to the the runway of Vigie Airport make it quick and easy to access for those staying along the northwest coast - the most popular tourist area.
If you're searching for a more secluded spot of sand, Choc Beach is an alternative worth considering. Vacationers visiting Choc Beach can easily access nearby Castries, as well as its big resorts and shopping centers. Families with children seem to love Choc Beach because of its placid waters, which make a great swimming spot for the entire family. It's located only a meager interval off.
Travelers who are curious about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the closest city or town is from the property. Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia is located in Choc, a neighborhood on Saint Lucia; it is a mile and a half (three kilometers) to the northeast of Castries.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia:
|La Brelotte Bay||1.8||N|
Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia makes for a great lodging option for active tourists. There are many activities to be discovered when starting at this lodging. Yes, this section of St. Lucia has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve, , and . Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve.
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the table below.
|Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.8||S||4.6 mi. West of Dennery|
|Hiking Trail||8.8||S||4.6 mi. West of Dennery|
|Waterfall||7.4||SSW||1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Anse La Raye|
|Sault Falls||Waterfall||9.6||SSE||1.2 mi. West of Dennery|
|Enbas Saut Falls||Waterfall||13.0||S||3.0 mi. East of Soufrière|
|Edmund Forest Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.0||S||4.7 mi. East-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Hiking Trail||14.0||S||4.7 mi. East-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Mamiku Gardens||Botanical Garden||12.3||SSE||3.1 mi. South of Dennery|
|New Jerusalem Mineral Baths||Mineral Bath||--||--||1.7 mi. East of Soufrière|
|Fort Charlotte||Historical Site||3.7||SSW||1.8 mi. Northeast of Marigot|
|Toraille Waterfalls||Waterfall||13.2||S||1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Diamond Falls Mineral Baths||Mineral Bath||--||--||Cresslands|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.2||SE||2.4 mi. South of Dennery|
|Sulphur Springs Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.1||SSW||1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Tanzanite Heights Waterfall||Waterfall||14.1||SSW||1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Soufrière|
|Zip Line Site||13.9||SSW||0.6 mi. South of Soufrière|
|Zip Line Site||13.9||SSW||0.6 mi. South of Soufrière|
|Government House||Historical Site||2.3||SW||Castries|
|Le Pavillion Royal Museum||Museum||2.3||SW||Castries|
|La Tille Waterfall||Waterfall||--||--||6.0 mi. South of Dennery|
|Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception||Historical Site||1.9||SW||Downtown Castries|
|Derek Walcott Square||Park||1.9||SW||Downtown Castries|
|King George V Gardens||Botanical Garden||1.5||SSW||North Castries|
|La Toc Battery||Historical Site||2.5||SW||1.0 mi. West of Castries|
|St. Lucia Folk Research Centre||Museum||1.3||SSW||North Castries|
|Piton Falls||Waterfall||14.6||SSW||1.4 mi. South of Soufrière|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.5||SSW||1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Soufrière|
|Historical Site||1.0||SW||North Castries|
|Movie Theater||0.5||E||2.2 mi. Northeast of Castries|
|Fort Rodney||Historical Site||4.2||N||Pigeon Island|
|Pigeon Island National Landmark||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.3||N||Pigeon Island|
If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Barre de l'Isle Forest Reserve could be a good option. 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.
Finding information about nearby hotel booking options is oftentimes a good way to get a feel for the area as whole. Readers will be able to find lots of other destinations to learn about before coming to a decision, as this part of Saint Lucia has an excellent variety of hotel and resort options. Get the details you need about all of the surrounding area's booking options by checking the following table.
|Villa Beach Cottages||0.2||NE||2.0 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|St. James's Club Morgan Bay||0.7||NNE||2.5 mi. Northeast of Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Rendezvous Resort||0.7||SW||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
|Calabash Cove Resort and Spa||1.3||N||Corinthe, Saint Lucia|
|Cara Suites Castries||1.5||SSW||North Castries, Saint Lucia|
|East Winds Inn||1.6||N||La Brelotte Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Auberge Seraphine Hotel||1.6||SW||Point Seraphin, Saint Lucia|
|Windjammer Landing||1.9||N||La Brelotte Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Alize Inn||2.2||NE||1.1 mi. South West of Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia|
|Green Parrot Hotel||2.5||SW||0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Castries, Saint Lucia|
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