Saint Lucia (December 20, 2016) – A welcome retreat from forecasted snowy, subzero climates, Saint Lucia offers winter solace for travelers seeking tropical temperatures and warm Caribbean waters. This winter, hotels and resorts throughout the island are offering free nights, value added packages and discounts up to 60 percent off standard rates.

 

From a catamaran sail, horseback riding on the beach, hiking the famous Pitons, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, or simply embracing Saint Lucia’s picturesque beaches, there is an abundance of activities found on Saint Lucia that will appeal to a variety of vacation styles.

 

Travel to Saint Lucia is convenient with non-stop flights from major gateways including New York, New Jersey, Boston, Miami, Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago and Philadelphia. JetBlue’s Mint Service between John F. Kennedy International Airport and Saint Lucia’s Hewanorra International Airport launched on Saturday, November 5, 2016, and will run through spring 2017 (Saturday service only).

 

United Airlines continues seasonal non-stop service from Chicago O'Hare International Airport. The Saturday flights to and from Saint Lucia started on December 17, 2016, and go through April 8, 2017. In addition, United Airlines will maintain seasonal non-stop service on Sundays to and from Saint Lucia via Newark Liberty International Airport. The flights will be available now through April 30, 2017 (there is also non-stop service to and from Newark on Saturdays).

 

For more information, travelers can visit: http://www.stlucia.org/escape-winter/. Lodging packages from participating hotels and resorts include:

 

Bay Gardens Beach Resort and Spa – Rodney Bay

“Escape Winter Sale”

  • Room rates start at $275 per night for a savings of 25 percent off standard rates
  • Blackout dates: April 14-17, 2017
  • Book by March 31, 2017 for travel from January 3 through May 11, 2017
  • Visit http://www.baygardensresorts.com for resort information 

 

Bay Gardens Hotel – Rodney Bay

“Escape Winter Sale”

  • Room rates start at $150 per night for a savings of 25 percent off standard rates
  • Includes free access to Splash Island Water Park and complimentary non-motorized water sports
  • Blackout dates: April 14-17, 2017

 

Bay Gardens Inn – Rodney Bay

“Escape Winter Sale”

  • Room rates start at $140 per night for a savings of 25 percent off standard rates
  • Includes free access to Splash Island Water Park and complimentary non-motorized water sports
  • Blackout dates: April 14-17, 2017
  • Book by March 31, 2017 for travel from January 3 through May 11, 2017
  • Visit http://www.baygardensresorts.com for resort information 

 

Calabash Cove Resort & Spa – Gros Islet

“Winter Escapade”

  • Book five nights or more in the Oceanview Junior Suite and receive 45 percent off standard rates; a five night stay is $3,490, per couple, including tax
  • Includes a champagne reception upon arrival, a couples massage at the Ti-Spa, daily full breakfast and a romantic beachfront dinner for two
  • Reservations are subject to availability
  • Book by February 14, 2017 for travel from January 5 through April 16, 2017
  • Visit http://www.calabashcove.com/ for more resort information; call 1-800-917-2683 to make reservations

 

Capella Marigot Bay Resort and Marina – Marigot Bay

“Winter Early Booking”

  • Package rates start at $650 per night, in a standard room, based on double occupancy for a savings of 25 percent off standard rates
  • Package rates start at $990 per night, in a suite, based on double occupancy for a savings of 35 percent off standard rates
  • Includes daily resort and in-room amenities; complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Reservations are subject to availability
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel from January 5 through April 23, 2017
  • Visit www.capellahotels.com/saintlucia for more information and package details

 

Coco Palm – Rodney Bay Village

“Coco Chill Out”

  • Book a three-night, all-inclusive stay in a Garden View Room starting at $240, per night, per room, based on single or double occupancy for a savings of 30 percent off standard rates
  • Package includes all-inclusive meal plan
  • Minimum three-night stay is required; supplemental charge applicable for additional children over two years old
  • Rates are subject to 10 percent service charge and 10 percent VAT
  • Book by December 22, 2016 for travel from January 3 through January 31, 2017
  • Visit http://www.coco-resorts.com/ for more information and package details

 

Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa – Vieux Fort

“Whopping Winter Sale”

  • All-inclusive rates start at $179 per person, per night, for a savings of 60 percent off standard rates
  • Package includes all-inclusive meal plan, unlimited premium spirits; airport transfers; all taxes and gratuities
  • Minimum five night stay required; supplemental charge applicable for additional children over three years old
  • Reservations are not combinable with other offers, and valid for new bookings only
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel from January 3 through February 10, 2017

 

Hotel Chocolat – Soufrière

“Paradise Escape”

  • Book a five night stay for $1,157 per night, per couple, for a savings of 30 percent off standard rates
  • Includes a $50 beverage credit per day, per couple; one cacao scrub, one body wrap, and one facial per person, and a half-day cruise; daily meals include full breakfast, two course lunch and three course a la carte dinner
  • Reservations are subject to availability
  • Blackout dates: December 19 through January 6, 2017
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel through April 30, 2017
  • Visit http://www.hotelchocolat.com/ for more information and package details

 

Ladera Resort – Soufrière

“Fourth Night Free”

  • Book four nights and receive one night free plus $75 resort credit per night, per room; offer is valid for stays between January 4 through June 30, 2017
  • Book four nights and receive one night free plus $25 resort credit per night, per room; offer is valid for stays between July 1 through December 21, 2017
  • Reservations are not combinable with other offers; maximum of one free night per stay and $300 credit per room, per stay
  • Blackout dates: February 11-14 and May 26-29, 2017
  • Use code 4NT to book by June 30, 2017 for travel from January 4 through December 25, 2017

 

Mango Beach Inn – Marigot Bay

“Mango Beach Inn Winter Special Offer”

  • Book a stay for $160 per night, per couple, for a savings of 20 percent off standard rates
  • Includes complimentary healthy breakfast and one free dinner at Rainforest Hideaway Restaurant, per person
  • Minimum five-night stay required; children stay for free 
  • Book by February 28, 2017 for travel from December 1 through January 31, 2017
  • Visit http://www.mangobeachmarigot.com/ for resort information

 

Marigot Bay Beach Club – Marigot Bay

“Christmas Holidays Package”

  • Book a five-night stay for $1,855 per couple, for a savings of 40 percent off standard rates, including tax
  • Includes complimentary Christmas breakfast and dinner with champagne, a sunset cruise, turndown service with complimentary milk and cookies; $100 spa credit; airport transfers 
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel from December 23 through December 28, 2016
  • Visit http://www.marigotbeachclub.com/ for resort information

 

Marigot Bay Beach Club – Marigot Bay

“New Year’s Resolution Package”

  • Book a five-night stay for $1,905 per couple, for a savings of 40 percent off standard rates, including tax
  • Package includes New Year’s dinner party with choice of champagne or sailing tour, complimentary breakfast, and spa treatment for two
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel from December 29 through January 31, 2017
  • Visit http://www.marigotbeachclub.com/ for resort information

 

Sandals Halycon Beach – Castries

  • All-inclusive packages start at $197 per person, per night, for a savings of 65 percent off standard rates
  • Package includes unlimited access to land and water sports, complimentary fitness classes and five-star gourmet dining; guests staying seven nights or longer receive a flight credit of $635
  • Minimum three night stay required
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel through December 26, 2018
  • Visit http://www.sandals.com/ for resort information

 

Sandals Grande St. Lucian – Rodney Bay, Gros Islet

  • All-inclusive packages start at $239 per person, per night, for a savings of 65 percent off standard rates
  • Package includes unlimited access to land and water sports, complimentary fitness classes and five-star gourmet dining; guests staying seven nights or longer receive a flight credit of $635
  • Minimum three night stay required
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel through December 26, 2018
  • Visit http://www.sandals.com/ for resort information

 

Sandals Regency La Toc – Castries

  • All-inclusive packages start at $190 per person, per night, for a savings of 65 percent off standard rates
  • Package includes unlimited access to land and water sports, complimentary fitness classes and five-star gourmet dining; guests staying seven nights or longer receive a flight credit of $635
  • Minimum three night stay required
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel through December 26, 2018
  • Visit http://www.sandals.com/ for resort information

 

SeaGrape Apartments – Rodney Bay

  • Receive a five percent discount on all packages; rates start at $145 per night, per one bedroom apartment; $180 per night, per two bedroom apartment
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel from December 1 through April 30, 2017
  • Visit http://www.seagrapeapartments.com/ for more information and package details

 

St. James’s Club Morgan Bay – Choc Bay, Gros Islet

  • Package rates start at $504 per night, per couple, based on double occupancy, for a savings of 40 percent off standard rates
  • Book by January 15, 2017 for travel from January 3 through April 23, 2017
  • Visit http://www.morganbayresort.com/choc for more information and package details

 

Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort – Soufrière

“Caribbean Escapes”

  • Guests receive 25 percent off standard rates when booking a Luxury Cottage or higher room category
  • Discounted rates start at $566.25 per night, excluding tax and service
  • Blackout dates apply
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel through April 30, 2017
  • Visit http://www.viceroyhotelsandresorts.com/en/sugarbeach for more information and package details

 

Ti Kaye Resort & Spa – Anse Cochon

“5 Night Private Ocean View Cottage Winter Warmer”

  • Book a five night stay for $3,720 per couple, per night, based on double occupancy for a savings of 20 percent off standard rates
  • Package includes return airport transfers, full breakfast and three-course dinner
  • Book by January 31, 2017 for travel from January 2 through April 15, 2017
  • In order to book, must have a minimum group of six people per reservation
  • Reservations restrict children

 

The Landings – Gros Islet

“Winter EBB”

  • Package rates start at $460 per couple, per night, in a standard room for a savings of 40 percent off; all-inclusive option available starting at $716 per couple, per night
  • Package includes free guided hike and access to non-motorized water sports; guests staying five nights or longer receive complimentary airport transfers, guests staying seven nights or longer receive a resort credit of $100
  • Valid for new bookings only

 

The Villa Beach Cottages – Castries

“Warm Winter Package”

  • Receive 10 percent off all room categories; rates start at $175 per night, based on double occupancy, in a one bedroom Villa Suite
  • Includes round-trip airport transfers, couples massage, complimentary cocoa plantation, use of kayaks, and 10 percent off vehicle rentals
  • Minimum six night stay required; reservations are subject to availability
  • Book by April 25, 2017 for travel from January 4 through May 4, 2017
  • Visit http://www.villabeachcottages.com/ for resort information

 

For more information about the island of Saint Lucia, call 1-800-456-3984, or 1-888 4STLUCIA.