The architects of Ladera in St. Lucia were brilliant at incorporating the stunning views from the property into the design of the hotel. The 9 villas and 23 suites all have open walls facing the ocean a thousand feet below. Couples enjoy private plunge pools, privacy and accommodations constructed from tropical hardwoods, stone and tile. The interior is decorated in 19th-century French style with four poster beds and unique local art. Find great St Lucia vacation packages.
Ti Kai Pose Spa which translates to the "Little House of Rest" offers treatments inspired by the island's lush rainforest and volcanic history. The hot tubs in the spa gardens offer a romantic setting for couples to revitalize surrounded by nature. If you prefer, you can order a massage in the privacy of your own suite, or even book an outdoor massage with views of the beautiful pitons.
In the evening, book a table at Dasheene restaurant which serves award-winning cuisine with incredible views of the island and the Caribbean Sea. The restaurant offers a sustainable Caribbean-style menu with emphasis on ingredients from local farms and plantations. If you can time your vacation so that you are at the resort for Sunday Brunch, you can dine to the beact of live music by St. Lucian Shak-Shak band.
You may decide that a private plunge pool, massages and romantic dinners are all that you need on your Caribbean getaway. But if you are looking for adventure, St. Lucia offers many activities, including hiking, glass bottom boat tours, Gros Piton climbing, botanical garden tours, romantic sunset sails, zipline adventures, sailing, snorkeling, diving and more. Suites with plunge pools at Ladera start at $400.